Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Han Solo Film Has A New Director

Ron Howard will now helm the Han Solo Star Wars spin off movie after the sudden departure of Phil Lord and Chris Miller. the Star Wars website has an announcement.
 “At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began forty years ago,” said Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy in a statement. “With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce that Ron Howard will step in to direct the untitled Han Solo film. We have a wonderful script, an incredible cast and crew, and the absolute commitment to make a great movie. Filming will resume the 10th of July.”

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Check This... Neil Blomkamp's 'Rakka'

Check this... the first short film from Neil Blomkamp's Oats Studios, which aims to produce a series of experimental short films with the goal of creating online viral hits to garner interest in them becoming future feature projects!

 The first of these is 'Rakka' starring Sigourney Weaver about a group of humans fighting against an alien occupied earth, it can be watched below.

Venom Will Face Carnage In His Solo Film

While everyone favourite neighbourhood Spider-Man is about to make his splash on the big screen once again his evil twin the spider in black Venom is also set to hit the big screen in his solo outing. Sony CEO Tom Rothman revealed that Venom will face Carnage in the film.

Carnage is Cletus Kasady a serial killler who bonds with the off spring from the alien symbiote that created Venom.

'Blade Runner 2049' Effects Featurette

WB have released a featurette for 'Blade Runner 2049,' detailing the retro film techniques used to bring the film to life.

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

Directed by Denis Villeneuve the sequel arrives in theaters on October 6, 2017.