District 9 filmmaker Neill Blomkamp is keeping the details surrounding his new film Chappie pretty close to the vest. All we really know so far is that Die Antwoord is involved, and that it’s basically a comedy about a ridiculous robot.
The filmmaker has offered up one more piece of the puzzle this week, revealing that his short… Continue reading Watch the Short Film That Inspired Neill Blomkamp's 'Chappie'
Grab a box of tissues, and get ready for a good cry. Sam Shapson and A.J. Sheeran’s short film The Treehouse is an emotional sci-fi-tinged tale that is sure to tug at the heartstrings. Matt and Angela share a tragic past, and both neighborhood kids want to see their mothers again. But it takes Angela’s intergalactical solution to help Matt come to a greater place… Continue reading Watch: A Short Film About a Treehouse That's Guaranteed to Make You Cry
Most audiences will be seeing the name “Wes Ball” for the first time as they head to theaters to watch The Maze Runner—an adaptation of James Dashner’s 2009 book of the same name. The sci-fi tale finds a young boy named Thomas (Teen Wolf’s Dylan O’Brien) trapped in a strange community of all boys—all with no memory—where a mysterious maze forces them to plot… Continue reading Watch: Before 'The Maze Runner,' Wes Ball Directed This Academy Award-Winning Short
Frozen Fever: Disney announced a new animated short film, based on their mega-success Frozen. Titled Frozen Fever, the short revolves around Anna’s birthday, as Elsa and Kristoff aim to give her “the best celebration ever.” Original directors Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck will return to helm the short; Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez also have a new original song up their sleeves. It’s not… Continue reading Movie News: Disney Announces New 'Frozen' Short & Song, Plus: A 'CHiPS' Movie Is On the Way
Former Pixar animator Adam Wood sold the feature film rights to his short Henchmen: Ill Suited, which is set for the big screen in an adaptation from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay and their Gary Sanchez Productions.
Our friends at Film School Rejects just tracked down the animated short, which screened at convention SIGGRAPH last week. It features a goofy janitor who works nights… Continue reading Watch the Funny Animated Short Will Ferrell Is Turning into a Full-Length Movie