After becoming one of the highest grossing films in history, following James Cameron's "Titanic" (no. 2) and "Avatar" (no. 1), Colin Trevorrow's "Jurassic World" is now confirmed to get a sequel which will be released in June 2018, according to reports.
The movie, which opened in theaters in June, earned roughly about 1.5 billion U.S. dollars in worldwide ticket sales so it shouldn't come as a surprise when Universal Pictures greenlighted the project.
The sequel is slated to see Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard reprising their roles as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing, respectively. more >>
The director of the first two "Harry Potter" movies, Chris Columbus, expressed his interest in doing a sequel which will take place after the events of "Deathly Hallows" Part 1 and 2.
Earlier this week, Columbus discussed his new film "Pixels."
The conversation eventually touched on the issue of having another big screen project which will continue to tell the tales of Harry (Daniel Radcliffe), Hermione (Emma Watson) and Ron (Rupert Grint). Apparently, there are still a lot of stories to tell about the trio. more >>
It is still years to go before the sequel to the high-grossing movie, "Furious 7," will be released worldwide. However, fans of the FF crew are still hankering for more updates on the project. Here's the latest we heard.
"Fast & Furious" producer Neal Moritz talked about his upcoming "Goosebumps" adaptation. The conversation expectedly segued to "Furious 8."
The big question is how the successful action movie series will approach the upcoming installment without the beloved franchise mainstay, Paul Walker, and his character Brian O'Conner. more >>
MGM-Columbia Pictures' latest James Bond movie, "Spectre," has just debuted a new trailer, featuring more of the film's story, as well as its supporting cast.
Unlike the previous posters, teasers, and teaser trailers released, the new footage has Daniel Craig's Bond in an unauthorized mission in Mexico City pursuing his quest to hunt down the mysterious organization Spectre.
In several action-packed sequences, Bond clambers onto rooftops, gets into car chases on near vertical surfaces, chases cars with planes and is seen on snowy mountain passes, boardroom brawls, helicopter somersaults and gunfights. more >>
Pixar and Walt Disney just released the trailer for its latest computer animated film "The Good Dinosaur."
The first full-length trailer for Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures made its debut Tuesday, featuring an alternate timeline for the dinosaurs.
The new 3D comedy adventure film, directed by Peter Sohn, who also helmed 2013's "Monsters University" for Pixar, re-imagines an Earth which an asteroid passes by and where dinosaurs were never wiped out. more >>
Another work of manga is being adapted into a feature film. Gentosha Comics, the Japanese publisher behind the thriller manga series "6000: Rokusen" or "6000: The Deep Sea of Madness" is said to be partnering with All Nippon Entertainment Works and Mike Medavoy, the producer of "Black Swan," to work on the film adaptation of the said series.
The film, which will be done in English, will be about an underwater research facility situated 6,000 meters below the sea somewhere in Southeast Asia, according to Variety. It is the setting of a mysterious disaster that apparently trapped and killed the crew. After its closure, a Chinese company buys the facility and tries to re-open it. It sends a new crew composed mostly of Japanese engineers and technical people to set it up and have it running again. As they try to do this, they encounter more strange and dangerous things inside the facility and this causes tension among the new crew members.They are holed up under the sea without any other place to go.
According to Medavoy, the fact that this was a thriller was what drew his attention to the series. more >>