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Robin Williams’ Will Kiboshes Plans For New Aladdin Sequel

by Peter Paltridgeon November 9, 2015
It’s rumored that there are hundreds of hours of unreleased material that Robin Williams performed in improv for the Genie in the original Aladdin film (and maybe even some from the third). And now we may never hear most of it. According to the Times of London, the exact wording of Williams’ will has “forbidden […]


Mariah Carey to Voice Gotham’s Mayor In LEGO Batman Movie

by Alex Beanon November 9, 2015
Singer Mariah Carey is reported to be in negotiations to play the role of Commissioner Gordon in the upcoming LEGO Batman movie. Carey will join a cast that currently includes Ralph Fiennes as Alfred the Butler, Will Arnett as Batman, Michael Cera as Robin, Rosario Dawson as Batgirl and Zach Galifianakis as The Joker. The […]
The Warcraft Movie Trailer

The Warcraft Movie Trailer

by Alex Beanon November 6, 2015
Activision Blizzard – who else? – has a new movie coming out, perhaps you have heard of it? Here is the newly released trailer for “Warcraft”, the movie based on the video game currently scheduled for a June 10, 2016 release date…


Activision Launches Studio For Film And TV Adaptions Of Its Properties

by Peter Paltridgeon November 6, 2015
Is Activision a big spender this week or what? They just threw down 5.9 billion dollars to buy phone game maker King, and now they’ve announced the formation of an entire movie studio. While most game companies license their characters to established production companies to get their properties on the big screen, that’s not how […]
Japanese Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Contains New Footage

Japanese Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Contains New Footage

by Peter Paltridgeon November 6, 2015
Last week Disney and Lucasfilm released what they said was the final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. JJ Abrams said this was all the footage that would ever be released from the movie until its official release. Funny thing about that promise: it only applied to the areas he could control. Foreign trailers […]


Activision Blizzard Unveils Hollywood Movie Studio

by Alex Beanon November 6, 2015
Fresh on the heels of their purchase of mobile game sensation “Candy Crush”, Activision Blizzard has announced that they intend to get into the television series and moviemaking business with their new creatively-named Activision Blizzard Studios that will produce feature films based on their franchise video games such as “Call of Duty”, “StarCraft”, “Diablo” and […]

New Series Of Posters Released For “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

by Peter Paltridgeon November 4, 2015
We’re getting closer and closer to the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Today Disney put out five new posters for the film, each depicting a close-up of a different character. Click each poster for the full-size version. Here’s Rey, looking Katniss-ish…. This is Carrie Fisher reprising Leia, sans buns….they must be out of […]


“The Peanuts Movie” Roundtable Interview: Craig Schulz, Steve Martino, and Jean Schulz

by Christopher Glennonon November 4, 2015
Craig Schulz, son of Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, wrote and produced The Peanuts Movie, which Steve Martino directed. Jean Schulz is Charles Schulz’s widow and board president of the Charles M. Schulz Museum. Toonzone News, along with other members of the press, sat down with them for an interview during a press day at the […]