DVD/Blu-ray for Week of August 5
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Early Instant Video Exclusive)
We've always known that Spider-Man's most important battle has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. But in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker finds that a greater conflict lies ahead. It's great to be Spider-Man (Andrew Garfield). For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero,...
Guardians of the Galaxy Shatters August Box Office Record
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy was expected to challenge for the highest opening weekend in August box office history but it blew right past 2007's Bourne Ultimatum which pulled in $69 million. Guardians finished the weekend with an estimated $94 million. That makes it the third biggest opening of the year behind only Transformers: Age of Extinction ($100 million) and Captain America: The Winter Soldier ($95 million).
The trackingÂ crafted from within the industry of $60-70 million obvi...
Long-Planned Third Ghostbusters May Now Be Female-Led Reboot
Sony is now targeting Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat) to direct its upcoming Ghostbusters film. The Hollywood reporter has the scoop which also notes the film is now envisioned as a reboot focusing on female Ghostbusters.
The story introduces new Ghostbusters and hands the baton from at least a couple of the originals. Dan Aykroyd has said he will return but Bill Murray has not committed.
Ivan Reitman, who directed Ghostbusters in 1984 and the sequel in 1989, officially passed on directi...
Trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
A teaser trailer debuted for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies at Comic-Con last week. The conclusion to the trilogy is slated to release on December 17.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defense...
Teaser Trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
Lionsgate has released the first trailer for the upcoming third installment of The Hunger Games, which covers the first half of the third novel in the series. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 is slated to release on November 21.
The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â€“ Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership ...
Comic-Con Trailer – Mad Max: Fury Road
If one upcoming movie got a pronounced bump from Comic-Con it was Mad Max: Fury Road, which seemed to surprise attendees with a first look at thrilling and stylish footage. Warner Bros. has now posted a portion of that online. The film stars Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron and is again directed by George Miller. Mad Max: Fury Road is slated to release May 15, 2015.
MAD MAX: FURY ROAD is the fourth film of George Millerâ€˜s Road Warrior/Mad Max franchise co-written and directed by Miller. Th...
DVD/Blu-ray for Week of July 29
Russell Crowe stars as Noah in the film inspired by the epic story of courage, sacrifice and hope. Directed by visionary filmmaker Darren Aronofsky.
The Other Woman
After discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman (Cameron Diaz) tries to get her ruined life back on track. But when she accidentally meets the wife he's been cheating on (Leslie Mann), she realizes they have much in common, and her sworn enemy becomes her greatest friend. When yet another affair is discovered (...
James Gunn Returns for Guardians of The Galaxy Sequel Which Gets Release Date
Guardians of the Galaxy isn't even out yet but plans are in motion for the sequel. Marvel has slotted it into their July 28, 2017 date which is one of nine they've planted their flag on all the way into 2019. This was the main news out of the panel at Comic-Con which included no new film announcements but rocked the hall with a teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Given that reviews so far have been phenomenal - it's still at an enthusiastic 100% on Rotten Tomatoes - it should come...
First Look at Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman
The first image of Gal Gadot as Diana Prince aka Wonder Woman was revealed at the Comic-Con panel for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. Wonder Woman will be a part of that film and then move on to a standalone (possibly origin) movie and Justice League.
Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice stars Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, and Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman along with Amy Adams (Lois Lane) and Lawrence Fishburne (P...
Comic-Con Trailer: Arrow Season Three
CW released a first look trailer for the third season of Arrow at the show's Comic-Con panel. Roughly the first half of the video is a recap of what has led up to the new season - so obviously don't watch if that will amount to spoilers - while the rest teases what is to come. Season three is slated to begin on October 8.
[Update] The original trailer has been replaced with a slightly extended one that includes a tease of the main villain for the season Ra's al Ghul.