Child 44 Jan29

Child 44

First look at Tom Hardy & Gary Oldman in the forthcoming thriller. By Sarah Jayne Alexander.  CHILD 44 is the new Ridley Scott adaptation based on a 2008 award winning Tom Rob Smith novel (first of a trilogy) of the same name in which a disgraced Soviet agent finds a connection between a...

Ghostbusters Jan29

Ghostbusters

Dan Aykroyd “delighted” with new Ghostbusters cast. After the Ghostbusters casting news, which confirmed Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig for the reboot, original ‘buster Dan Aykroyd has revealed he’s “delighted” with the franchise’s new direction. Talking to The...

UK Box Office Jan29

UK Box Office

American Sniper’s adjective no obstacle as it outguns UK competition again. It’s official: American Sniper, which has already taken a stunning $200m (£131.5m) in US cinemas, is also a significant box-office success story in the UK. Holding steady with no decline whatsoever from the...

Stephen King’s It Jan29

Stephen King’s...

Seth Grahame-Smith promises new version of It will be “very scary”. A new, two-part movie version of Stephen King’s It is currently being masterminded by writer/producer Seth Grahame-Smith, and he’s pledged that his version of the story will be “very scary”. King’s...

Independence Day 2 Jan28

Independence Day 2

Liam Hemsworth To Save The World? Word is that Liam Hemsworth is in line to lead the world to victory (we hope!) against those pesky aliens in 20th Century Fox’s IDForever, the sequel to 1996’s colossal hit, Independence Day. According to The Wrap, the Hunger Games star has been...

Indiana Jones Jan28

Indiana Jones

Could Chris Pratt Be The Next Indiana Jones? By Sarah Jayne Alexander. If reports coming in from tinsel town are anything to go by then Chris Pratt could indeed be trading his spaceship in (temporarily) for the famous whip/fedora/leatherjacket combo previously sported by Harrison Ford in one...

Beauty & The Beast Jan28

Beauty & The Be...

Emma Watson to lead live-action Beauty & The Beast. After the success of Maleficent, Disney is continuing its commitment to live-action adaptations of its favourite fairytale movies, and in a case of spot-on casting, Emma Watson has signed on to play Belle in the Mouse House’s...

Doctor Strange Jan27

Doctor Strange

Chiwetel Ejiofor in early talks to join Doctor Strange With Benedict Cumberbatch now locked in as the titular sorcerer in Marvel’s Doctor Strange movie, the studio is looking to fill the rest of the film’s cast, and it’s looking like Chiwetel Ejiofor could be next to...

Avengers: Age Of Ultron Jan27

Avengers: Age Of Ult...

Avengers: Age Of Ultron is “huge” says Paul Bettany As if there was any doubt that Avengers: Age Of Ultron is going to blow our socks off when it hits cinemas in April, Paul Bettany has confirmed that the comic-book sequel is “the biggest thing Marvel have ever done”. Bettany voiced...

SAG Winners Jan26

SAG Winners

The juggernaut that is the awards season continued last night, 25th January, with the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards.  This is an important fixture in the calender as it’s considered a reliable indicator for who will go on to take the Oscars, with three out of the past four years...

UK Box Office Jan22

UK Box Office

When American Sniper, Wild, Whiplash and Testament of Youth were all slated to open on 16 January, it was by no means obvious that the first of these titles would debut with a sum nearly five times the amount of any of the other three. DirectorClint Eastwood and star Bradley Cooper are strong...

Fables Jan22

Fables

Kick-Ass writer Jane Goldman penning Fables script Having scripted some of the best comic-book movie adaptations in recent memory, Jane Goldman has been hired to write the screenplay for gritty fairytale comic Fables. Goldman is getting something of a rep as a reliable person to call when you...

Batman V Superman Jan22

Batman V Superman

Batman V Superman choreographer promises epic fight scenes. It’s the cinematic scrap we’ve all been waiting for, and Batman V Superman choreographer Guillermo Grispo has promised that the punch-ups between the Man Of Steel and the Dark Knight won’t disappoint. Chatting to...

Rooney Mara Jan22

Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara linked to Gareth Edwards’ Star Wars spin-off. As we all wait feverishly for the next Star Wars: Episode VII trailer to land, the cogs are still turning on the numerous spin-off movies Disney has planned. And according to The Hollywood Reporter, director Gareth Edwards...

George Lucas Jan22

George Lucas

George Lucas reveals his idea for Star Wars: Episode VII was scrapped. George Lucas has spoken for the first time about just how much of his original ideas forStar Wars: Episode VII will make it into Star Wars: The Force Awakens. While out promoting new musical Strange Magic, Lucas revealed...

Deadpool Jan21

Deadpool

After what seems like an eternity of waiting, the Deadpool movie will finally go in front of cameras this March, with Ryan Reynolds in the lead role. According to Global News, the film will be shot in Reynolds’ hometown of Vancouver, notable as the base for many other recent Fox...

Suicide Squad Jan21

Suicide Squad

Last week, Tom Hardy dropped out of the upcoming Suicide Squad movie, citing a schedule clash with his other film, The Revenant (directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu). According to scoop site Latino Review, though, Hardy was unhappy with the way his character, Rick Flagg, had been...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Jan21

Star Wars: The Force...

Mark Hamill talks setting up a “new generation” Ahead of Star Wars: The Force Awakens warp-speeding into cinemas this December, Mark Hamill has talked about boarding the Millennium Falcon for the first time in 30 years. “I can’t describe the feeling… the déjà vu of walking onto...

Snow White And The Huntsman Jan20

Snow White And The H...

It’s all-change over at Universal’s sequel to Snow White And The Huntsman (simply titled The Huntsman), with director Frank Darabont having walked away from the project. Apparently “creative differences” were behind the move, with The Wrap reporting that Darabont “abruptly...

X-Men Jan20

X-Men

Despite the cast of last year’s X-Men: Days Of Future Past powering that film toward a mammoth box office haul of $748m (making it the eighth highest-grossing movie of 2014), it looks like sequel X-Men: Apocalypse is going to feature something of a shake-up. While chatting with Larry...

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