Ben Kingsley will voice the role of the black panther Bagheera in the CG/live-action 3D adaptation of “The Jungle Book” being directed by Jon Favreau. Kingsley joins a voice cast that includes Idris Elba [Shere Khan], Scarlett Johansson [Kaa] and Lupita Nyong’o [Rakcha]. “The Jungle Book” is currently scheduled for a release date of October […]
The 2014 Comic Con is nearly upon us – only a little over a month to go – and the art work for the official souvenir book of the annual industry convention has been released. This year, the official 2014 Comic Con Souvenir Book honors the 75th anniversary of Batman by featuring the pencil-and-ink Batman-themed […]
Two animated films scheduled for release later this year – “Paddington” and “Underdogs” – have moved from their original release dates. “Paddington” follows the travels of the beloved Peruvian-born bear of popular children’s book fame and voice-stars Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman and Sally Hawkins while “Underdogs” is an animated tale about foosball game players coming […]
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.
If you are a fan of the old school animation styles from the 1920s and 1930s, then “Cuphead” is the video game for you. With all art designed by hand using the traditional cel animation techniques, “Cuphead” from MDHR Studios has the distinct look and feel of an old school cartoon but with video game […]
Even though the release date for the new “Batman: Arkham Knight” video game was delayed from October until early 2015, the trailer was still released at the E3 [Electronic Entertainment Expo] show in Los Angeles, with an introduction to baddie, Scarecrow. When it is released, the game will be available for Sony PS4, Microsoft Xbox […]
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 […]