Posts Tagged ‘Warner Bros’

Warner Bros Acme Feature Film Moving Forward

by Alex Beanon August 28, 2014
In what has to be categorized as possibly the best news of the week for cartoon fans, Warner Bros has indicated they will be moving forward with their planned “Acme” feature film project by announcing the hiring of writers Ashley Miller and Zack Stentz [“X-Men: First Class”] for the project. Although the film will not […]

Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Jungle Book Cast

by Alex Beanon August 19, 2014
As expected, Benedict Cumberbatch was tabbed to provide the voice of the evil tiger, Shere Khan, for the rebooted “The Jungle Book” movie. – the Warner Bros. version. Cumberbatch is the first cast role for the film with Andy Serkis [“Rise of the Planet of the Apes”] making his directorial debut. George Sanders voiced Shere […]


Review: Madness Reigns in “Batman: Assault on Arkham”

by Ed Liuon August 15, 2014
In the 1980’s, John Ostrander and Kim Yale revived DC’s Suicide Squad as a team comic book starring second-string supervillains performing plausibly deniable black bag covert operations for the government in exchange for reduced sentences. The title proved early on that its title was not a figure of speech — members of the Squad could […]

Aquaman Split In Two

by Alex Beanon August 13, 2014
Poor Aquaman, the Rodney Dangerfield of superheroes – he never gets no respect – was shown the short end of the stick yet again when, rather than getting one screenplay from one superstar writer, he was assigned two writers to write two separate scripts in a sort of script showdown where either the best script […]


Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice Release Moves Up Six Weeks

by Alex Beanon August 7, 2014
In non-untitled DC Comic movie-launching news, Warner Bros, not wanting to wait around to get their battle with Disney/Marvel started, has moved the release date of their upcoming “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” – starring Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman – up a month and a half from the previous […]

Warner Bros To Disney/Marvel – “It’s On!” – Launches Comic Book Movie Onslaught

by Alex Beanon August 7, 2014
Disney/Marvel has pretty much had the comic book superhero movie blockbuster category to themselves for most of the decade so far but Warner Bros has thrown down the gauntlet this week by announcing they will have 13 – count ‘em, 13 – new films over the course of the next five and a half years […]

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Another Jungle Book Movie In The Mix

by Alex Beanon August 4, 2014
Rudyard Kipling’s “Jungle Book” is officially in the public domain and that means anybody who has the money can make a movie about it, which is why we now have a second Jungle Book-themed movie in the mix following the Jon Favreau-directed Disney live action/CG hybrid version which will be released next year. The other […]