Zack Snyder and Warner Bros.' upcoming big screen offering "Batman V Superman: Man of Steel" is intended to be a direct follow-up to the 2013 "Man of Steel" film.
Recent news however pointed out franchise main actor, Henry Cavill, saying that the forthcoming superhero movie won't be a second installment.
"I wouldn't call this a Superman sequel," the 31-year-old British actor tells MTV in an interview. "This is Batman vs. Superman, so it's a separate entity altogether." more >>
Over a year after the release of "The Lego Movie," Warner Brothers announced the release dates of three more Lego movies in the pipeline.
A spinoff of the first movie which is still untitled and is temporarily called "The Lego Batman Movie," will be the first to bow on February 17, 2017. On September 22, 2017, "Ninjago" will be released in theaters. The final movie to be released on May 18, 2018 will be the sequel of the first movie, aptly called "The Lego Movie Sequel."
The first movie, according to a report in The Hollywood Reporter, was a "surprise hit" which fuelled plans by Warner Bros. to seriously consider developing a franchise for it. The film grossed $468.7 million worldwide in 2014. more >>
Star Wars fans heard some exciting news about the upcoming spinoff films being developed towards the end of this past weekend's Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California. During a panel discussion, fans were treated to some details about one particular spinoff film, "Star Wars: Rogue One."
According to a report on BGR, the panel, composed of the film's director Gareth Richards and other Lucasfilm executives, shared some interesting details about the movie's plot. Richards shared that it "will revolve around a rogue band of resistance fighters who unite for a daring mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring new hope to the galaxy."
It will be set between the events of "Episode III: Revenge of the Sith" and "Episode IV: A New Hope." Interestingly enough, it will feature characters who do not have magical powers like the Jedi, according to Richards. The film will also have a darker tone compared to the other films in the franchise. more >>
Stan Lee, the person known for the comic books he has written and his cameo appearances to its big screen adaptations, has let slip a word about the future of the 2014 animation hit "Big Hero 6."
In a recent interview with the Toronto Sun, the 92-year-old icon went on to inform what is believed to be the future lineup of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and this includes "Big Hero 6."
"After Ant-Man, we're going to start playing around with Doctor Strange, the Black Panther, the Inhumans, and then we have to come back for Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Big Hero 6, the Avengers, Captain America … I don't even know how they decide what to do next, because every one of them is so exciting and the public is waiting for them," Lee said. more >>
An indie documentary film, "Sunshine Superman," tells a story of Carl Boenish, the father of BASE jumping movement. This heart racing documentary shows the portrait of Boenish and his passion for skydiving.
Viewers will be able to experience what it is like to live in a jaw-dropping journey with Boenish and his wife Jean. The skydiving husband and wife celebrated their life and love as they broke the Guinness World in 1984 when the pair conquered the Norwegian "Troll Wall" mountain range, which was unfortunately followed by a devastating disaster.
The documentary is seen as one of the best indie films ever filmed, so far. A number of critics give the movie an "A" rating. Josh Anderson of Toronto Review commented that "Sunshine Superman" is one of the best U.S. docs of the year. more >>
Del Rey Books has announced it will be releasing the book and comics series for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" by fall.
The tie-in novels and comic books for upcoming December 18 film, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will be launched to the public in September, Del Rey Books revealed during the Star Wars Celebration fan convention in Anaheim, California over the weekend.
The series, titled "Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens," spans 20 titles available in both print and digital versions which will be released before the movie's premiere to serve as fans' guide to the film. more >>