Goosebumps: Jack Black stars as horror writer R.L. Stine in Goosebumps, based on Stine’s bestselling series of horror books for young people. The first images show the demons from Stine’s own mind that he must confront and somehow get back into his head. The movie is due in theaters on August 7, 2015. [EW.com via Bloody Disgusting]
The Jungle Book: Disney’s new version of The Jungle Book has found its Mowgli, a 10-year-old boy named Neel Sethi. The live-action/animation hybrid will be directed by Jon Favreau, and we have now learned young Sethi will be the only actor to appear on screen. Idris Elba and Ben Kingsley have been cast to voice the tiger Shere Khan and… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at Mowgli in Disney's New 'Jungle Book;' Latest 'Gotham' Trailer Lines Up Villains
With the exception of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, July is a relatively quiet month for high-profile movies from the geekier side of Hollywood, but you should probably consider this the calm before the storm, given next month’s rush of big-budget, highly anticipated films.
Of course, next month’s big movies are this month’s big comics, toys and other items launched ahead of a film’s arrival in… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Batman's 75th, 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Gear, and More Stuff to Look for in July
“Mad Max” is ready to ride again.
The first images are out for “Mad Max: Fury Road,” the long-awaited quasi-reboot of the ’80s dystopian series written and directed by George Miller. Entertainment Weekly put stars Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron — looking grim and grimy — on their cover.
Hardy takes over for Mel Gibson as Max Rockatansky, while… Continue reading First Look: Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron in 'Mad Max: Fury Road' (PHOTO)
The Judge: Robert Downey Jr. stars as a big-city lawyer in The Judge, and the first photo shows him in court with his father (Robert Duvall), who’s been accused of murder. Duvall plays the title character, a hard-edged man who remained distant from his son. Vincent D’Onofrio and Mark Strong also star in the thriller; it’s set for release on October… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at Robert Downey Jr. in 'The Judge;' Trailers for 'The Penguins of Madagascar' and 'The Boxtrolls'