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D’Onofrio Is The New Kingpin

by Alex Beanon June 11, 2014
Vincent D’Onofrio [“Law & Order: Criminal Intent”] has been cast as the villainous Wilson Fisk, aka Kingpin, for the new 13-episode “Daredevil” series on Netflix. As a powerful businessman, Kingpin will become the arch-enemy of Daredevil [played by Charlie Cox] in the series. “Daredevil” is currently set to debut on Netflix in early 2015.
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Ant-Man Gets Replacement Director

by Alex Beanon June 8, 2014
After Edgar Wright bailed on the film project, Disney/Marvel hired Peyton Reed [“Yes Man”] to finish up directing “Ant-Man”. Former “Saturday Night Live” writer Adam McKay will write the script which stars Michael Douglas as Dr. Hank Pym who discovers a chemical potion that can turn a human into an ant-sized superhero. “Ant-Man” is currently […]

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Get The U-Haul: SpongeBob SquarePants 2 Moving

by Alex Beanon June 6, 2014
Originally scheduled for a mid-February release next year, the SpongeBob SquarePants sequel movie, “SpongeBob SquarePants 2”, is moving up one week, ostensibly to avoid direct competition with what is expected to be a formidable box office foe in “Fifty Shades of Grey”. The hybrid live-action/animated film has the Bikini Bottom regulars encountering some pirates led […]
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Conan O'Brien Makes Music With Nerdgasms

by Shawn Hopkinson June 4, 2014
Did you see those new leaked Star Wars: Episode VII photos? Did you let out a yelp, squeal, or long sigh of satisfaction? Conan O’Brien knows you did, you dirty, dirty geek, you, and he’s recreated that moment in this sketch. And he’s used it to make some beautiful, oh no, wait, I mean’t disturbing, […]

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New Trailer for Brett Ratner's "Hercules"

by Alex Beanon June 4, 2014
The latest version of the mythological story of Hercules – this one starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as the fabled strongman – is set to be released on July 25, 2014. Here is the new trailer…
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Josh Trank Latest To Receive Star Wars Spinoff Call

by Alex Beanon June 4, 2014
With Gareth Edwards [“Godzilla”] already getting his directing gig for the as-yet-unnamed upcoming “Star Wars” spinoff feature film, Disney announced that Josh Trank [“Chronicle”] has now been rewarded with the directorship of yet another “Star Wars” spinoff film. Neither spin-off film have official plot lines yet but one or both are rumored to be about […]

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Metal Gear Solid Moves One Step Closer To Becoming Solid Movie

by Alex Beanon June 4, 2014
Another video game adaptation veering toward feature filmdom is “Metal Gear Solid” with the announcement by Sony Pictures of Jordan Vogt-Roberts [“The Kings of Summer”] as the director. The live-action movie will be based on the video game of the same name that follows around soldier Solid Snake as he tries to deal with terrorists […]
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The Doctor Will See You Now

by Alex Beanon June 4, 2014
There they were, Beverly and Eugene Strange, innocently vacationing in Philadelphia in 1930 and minding their own business when suddenly, they find themselves bringing forth the birth of one Stephen Strange – aka Doctor Strange – and now the Doctor will have his own feature film directed by Scott Derrickson, who also directed “Sinister” and […]

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Review: "Power Rangers Super Samurai Volume 2 (UK Edition)": Best Laid Plans

by Grant Whiteon June 4, 2014
Last time on Super Samurai, the rangers unlocked the powerful Black Box upgrade and gained a new enemy in the form of Serrator, a devious Nighlok lieutenant. Much of this second volume and its seven episodes is focused on Serrator’s machinations as it starts to become obvious his goal has been carefully planned in advance. […]
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Star Wars VII Unveils Creature Pic And Gets Two More Cast Members

by Alex Beanon June 2, 2014
A picture of one of the new creatures for the upcoming “Star Wars VII” has been unveiled on set in Abu Dhabi [courtesy of TMZ] and director J.J. Abrams has added two more cast members to “Star Wars VII” – Lupita Nyong’o [“12 Years A Slave”] and Gwendoline Christie [“Game of Thrones”] – and although […]