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4k Predator Release Finally Fixes Problems

4K “Predator” Release Finally Fixes Problems

The home video history of John McTiernan's 1987 sci-fi action classic "Predator" over the past decade has been one of massive disappointment. First released to Blu-ray in 2008 at the start of the format's launch on the market, that original...
Oscars Adding A Popular Film Category

Oscars Adding A Popular Film Category

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced a February 9th 2020 air date for the 92nd Academy Awards which will follow on from the February 24th 2019 airing of the 91st Academy Awards. The latter's nominations will...
Patrick Stewart Returning As Captain Picard

Patrick Stewart Returning As Captain Picard

There's been rumors but now it's official - Patrick Stewart is reprising his role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard in a new "Star Trek" series for CBS All Access. The actor revealed the news at a Star Trek convention in Las...
Mcquarrie Explains Fallout Moustache Problem

McQuarrie Explains “Fallout” Moustache Problem

After being teased a few weeks back, the full Empire podcast interview with filmmaker Christopher McQuarrie has now been released in which the "Mission: Impossible - Fallout" director goes into full detail regarding the mess that was 'moustache-gate'. Actor Henry...
First Photo The Women Of The New Terminator

First Photo: The Women Of The New “Terminator”

Paramount Pictures has revealed the first official photo from the new "Terminator" semi-reboot film which is currently in production. The photo showcases the three female leads - Natalia Reyes as Dani Ramos, Mackenzie Davis as Grace and Linda...

“Star Wars: Episode IX” Cast Announced

Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm have announced the official cast for J.J. Abrams' upcoming "Star Wars: Episode IX". Returning cast members include Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and...
Netflix Buys Mowgli From Wb For 2019 Release

Netflix Buys “Mowgli” From WB For 2019 Release

In an unexpected announcement, Netflix has acquired the worldwide rights to Andy Serkis' "Mowgli" from Warner Bros. Pictures. The film is a long-delayed, much more adult and more accurate adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's " The Jungle Book". At last...
The New Charlies Angels Announced

The New “Charlie’s Angels” Announced

Naomi Scott ("Power Rangers") and British newcomer Ella Balinska ("Casualty") are set to join Kristen Stewart as the three new leads of the upcoming "Charlie's Angels" reboot at Sony Pictures. In the new film the Townsend Agency is now a...
Mcquarrie Talks The Nature Of Toxic Fandom

McQuarrie Talks The Nature Of Toxic Fandom

With "Mission: Impossible - Fallout" in cinemas and garnering rave reviews so far, filmmaker Christopher McQuarrie is riding high on critical buzz. Will the audience follow though? McQuarrie knows what it's like to be on the receiving end...

“Fury Road” Tops Aussie 21st Century Film Poll

"Mad Max: Fury Road" has been named the best Australian movie of the century in a new poll conducted by Australian film online outlet Flicks.com.au. The site surveyed a total of 51 Australian film critics with 26 of...
Votd Nathan Fillion Is Nathan Drake Sort Of

VOTD: Nathan Fillion Is Nathan Drake… Sort Of

Ever since there has been talk of a film adaptation of PlayStation's popular "Uncharted" video game series, there has been talk of "Firefly" and "Castle" star Nathan Fillion being ideal for the role of treasure-hunting adventurer/thief Nathan Drake. Fillion not...
Mi Fallout Reviews Draw Fury Road Comparisons

“M:I-Fallout” Reviews Draw Major Raves

By the time most franchises hit their sixth instalment, they've at a creative roadblock. Not so the "Mission: Impossible" franchise which really didn't find its groove until its fourth entry "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" and then refined...
Gibsons Alien 3 Script Becomes A Comic

Gibson’s “Alien 3” Script Becomes A Comic

In the late 1980s, not long after the release of James Cameron's "Aliens," famed "Neuromancer" author William Gibson was approached to write a script for "Alien 3". The hope was Gibson, the man seen as effectively the inventor...
The 2018 Emmy Award Nominees

The 2018 Emmy Award Nominees

The nominations for this year's 70th annual Emmy Awards have been announced. Actors Ryan Eggold and Samira Wiley unveiled the list of nominees at the Saban Media Center this morning alongside Television Academy Chairman and CEO Hayma Washington. "Game...
Marvel Has Plans In Place Through 2024

Marvel Has Plans In Place Through 2024

Marvel Studios has been playing things very quietly regarding their future slate, with no real major announcements about it expected until after the release of the fourth "Avengers" film next year. So far the only true locks are next...
Hbos New Approach Less Curation Greater Duration

HBO’s New Plan: Less Curation, Greater Duration

After failing to get much traction beyond its more wide-appealing shows like "Bosch" and "The Man in the High Castle," Amazon changed tactics and has been pursuing shows with a more wide appeal. The mandate is simple -...
Mangold Talks Toxic Fandom Consequences

Mangold Talks Toxic Fandom Consequences

The topic of toxic fandom talk continues this week, albeit with a new perspective today. "Logan" filmmaker James Mangold has been the latest to discuss the issue and turns the tables slightly. Pointing out that if fans...

Netflix Outspending Film Studios In 2018

A recent report in The Economist indicates that streaming service is expected to spend between $12-13 billion on content this year, easily outspending rivals like other major studios. It's also a much higher number than the report a few...

Jar Jar Binks Actor Talks Backlash & Suicide

Twenty years ago, then 25-year-old young actor Ahmed Best scored the role of a life time - a key new character who would star opposite veterans Liam Neeson and Ewan McGregor in what was one of the most anticipated...

McQuarrie Won’t Do “Star Wars” Due To Fans?

There's been a lot of talk about the increasing levels of awareness of the toxicity in genre fandoms of late, specifically tied to both the "Star Wars" franchise and the superhero genre overall. One person who has had an increasingly...

Trevorrow On “Jurassic World 3,” “Henry” & More

Filmmaker Colin Trevorrow has had an eventful ride over the past few years. His break out indie hit "Safety Not Guaranteed" was well received enough it landed him the gig of directing "Jurassic World" which then went on...

Developer Talks “Mass Effect: Andromeda” Disaster

Every year at least one video game becomes a punching bag due to its flaws. The games themselves aren't so much fundamentally broken as they are unpolished or unfinished - some try something new but all are rushed...

First Photos: Thwaites As Robin In DC’s “Titans”

Following the reveal of the first official details of DC's new DC Universe streaming service, they've also released the first official artwork of Australian actor Brenton Thwaites in full costume as Dick Grayson (a.k.a. Robin) in their live-action "Titans"...

Hamill Reflects On Luke Skywalker’s “Tragic” Fate

Fans have been widely and wildly divided over "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," including the actor at the center of the movie - Mark Hamill. Hamill has been outspoken about both his reservations over Rian Johnson's film and...

First Photos: James Wan’s “Aquaman”

As part of an extensive cover story on the film, EW has released the first photos from James Wan's "Aquaman" movie from Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Films. The new shots offer us first looks at key characters like Black...

E3 2018: Nintendo Switch Trailers

The Nintendo Direct live stream for E3 2018 has aired and the various trailers screened during the presentation are now up. Sadly there's few tentpole games this year beyond a new fast-paced mech action game called "Daemon X...

E3 2018: Sony PlayStation 4 Trailers

Sony took a different approach to their presentation this year, opting for in-depth looks at four PS4-exclusive titles with plenty of footage of gameplay from each of the titles - "Death Stranding," "Marvel's Spider-Man," "Ghosts of Tsushima" and "The...

E3 2018: Ubisoft Trailers

Ubisoft has wrapped their E3 2018 press conference which heavily showcased the long-anticipated "Beyond Good and Evil 2," the exciting new pirate-themed IP "Skull & Bones," the Ancient Greece-themed "Asssassin's Creed: Odyssey," and the newly announced motorcross sequel "Trials...

E3 2018: Bethesda Shows “Doom 2,” “Wolfenstein 3”

Bethesda Softworks held their panel at E3 today and amongst the newly announced titles is "DOOM Eternal," a direct sequel to the 2016 reboot of the property from id Software. A proper gameplay trailer though is being held...

E3 2018: Microsoft Game Trailers

Microsoft has wrapped up its Xbox E3 2018 Briefing and posted all the trailers showcased during the presentation. The biggest third party ones have already been covered in separate articles, but they're added here again for convenience...

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