If you’re one of the many, many people who felt Alan Moore’s Watchmen comic would have worked considerably better as a TV series than as a movie, we’ve got some potentially great news for you. However, if that’s the case but you also aren’t a big Zack Snyder fan, we’ve got some potentially heartbreaking news for you: According to Collider, Snyder is in… Continue reading Reel TV: Zack Snyder and HBO Considering a 'Watchmen' Series; 'The Lego Movie' Guys Adapt 'Serial'
Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
Bloopers of the Day:
With the superhero sequel hitting DVD and Blu-ray this week, Marvel released another gag reel from the making of Avengers: Age of Ultron (via /Film):
Movie Takedown of the Day:
Also in anticipation of its home video release, Honest Trailers smashes Avengers: Age of Ultron:
Liam Neeson became an action star when Taken (above) debuted in 2009, making his character, retired CIA agent Bryan Mills, an iconic figure with “a particular set of skills.” The three movies in the series have made more than $ 900 million at the box office worldwide.
Now a younger version of Mills, sans wife and children, will show how he gained… Continue reading Reel TV: 'Taken' Prequel Will Show How He Got That Particular Set of Skills
The Mist is the kind of movie that hasn’t gotten a totally fair shake over the years. A few dodgy bits of CGI and an ending that was both shocking and different from Stephen King’s original story have held it back, but for my money Frank Darabont’s movie about ordinary people caught up in an extremely unordinary scenario is still an entertaining, smart… Continue reading Reel TV: Stephen King's 'The Mist' Gets a Series From the Makers of 'Scream'
These days, the movies that never happened are almost as popular as the movies that did. In some cases, maybe more so. Disney’s adaptation of John Carter bombed so badly that many likely now wish Paramount’s take on the Edgar Rice Burroughs novel had happened — presuming it wouldn’t have been any worse. Just as in the case of Alejandro… Continue reading Watch a Pitch Reel for a Version of 'John Carter of Mars' That Never Got Made