Michael Bay’s official Twitter account has revealed this new behind-the-scenes image from the director’s upcoming ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction.’ Starring the likes of Mark Wahlberg, Jack Reynor, Nicola Peltz, Kelsey Grammar, Han Geng, Stanley Tucci, Sophia Myles, Li Bingbing and TJ Miller, ‘Transformers: Age Of Extinction’ is set for a June 27th, 2014 release in the US and a July 10th, 2014 bow in the UK.
Deadline are reporting that Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have closed a deal with the John Steinbeck estate for a new version of his seminal novel ‘East Of Eden,’ which will be developed as a re-team for ‘The Hunger Games’ director Gary Ross and Jennifer Lawrence. According to the outlet, the book is Ross’ favorite American novel and the director plans to tell the generational story in two films.
The ‘East Of Eden’ novel previously was adapted into one picture, the 1955 Eliza Kazan-directed film that starred James Dean and Richard Davalos as sons who compete for the attention of their farmer father in Salinas, CA. Gary Ross wants Jennifer Lawrence to play Cathy Ames, the cold and cruel mother of the boys and estranged wife of the farmer. The films will tell their stories, leading into the rivalry between their sons.
Machinima has unveiled this first TV spot for the feature adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s beloved sci-fi novel, ‘Ender’s Game’. Starring Asa Butterfield, Abigail Breslin, Harrison Ford, Viola Davis, Hailee Steinfeld, Ben Kingsley, Nonso Anozie, Aramis Knight, Han Soto and Moises Arias, writer/director Gavin Hood’s ’Ender’s Game’ will arrive in cinemas on October 25th in the UK and November 1st in the US. The synopsis for the film is as follows.
In the near future, a hostile alien race (called the Formics) have attacked Earth. If not for the legendary heroics of International Fleet Commander, Mazer Rackham (Ben Kingsley), all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, the highly esteemed Colonel Graff (Harrison Ford) and the International Military are training only the best young children to find the future Mazer. Ender Wiggin (Asa Butterfield), a shy, but strategically brilliant boy is pulled out of his school to join the elite.
Squiddytron has put together this top-notch fan poster for the hugely anticipated ‘Batman Vs. Superman’/’Man of Steel’ sequel. Warner Bros. Pictures recently ended weeks of speculation by announcing that Ben Affleck has been cast as Bruce Wayne/Batman in Zack Snyder’s still untitled ‘Batman/Superman’ sequel to this past summer’s ‘Man of Steel.’ Affleck and Snyder will create an entirely new incarnation of the character in Snyder’s as-yet-untitled project – bringing Batman and Superman together for the first time on the big screen and continuing the director’s vision of their universe, which he established in ‘Man of Steel.’ The studio has slated the film to open worldwide on July 17th, 2015.
Zack Snyder re-imagined the origin of Clark Kent/Superman in the worldwide blockbuster ‘Man of Steel,’ which has earned more than $650 million worldwide to date, and climbing. The director will now create an original vision of Batman and his world for the film that brings the two DC Comics icons together. Ben Affleck will star opposite Henry Cavill, who will reprise the role of Superman/Clark Kent. The film will also reunite ‘Man of Steel’ stars Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane.
Dwayne Johnson has took to his Twitter account to post another behind-the-scenes look at ‘Hercules.’ ”22 inches of heaven buddy” Daily 4 hour make up & hair transformation. #SillyAF #HERCULESMovie.” ’Hercules’ also stars Golden Globe-winner Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and Academy Award-nominee John Hurt. Rounding out the main cast is Aksel Hennie, Rebecca Ferguson, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, and Reece Ritchie. Brett Ratner (Rush Hour, X-Men: The Last Stand) is directing the film.
Based on the graphic novel “Hercules: The Thracian Wars,” the ensemble-action film is a revisionist take on the classic myth set in a grounded world where the supernatural does not exist. The screenplay is by Ryan Condal and Evan Spiliotopoulos. Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. This story begins after the labors, and after the legend. Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation to intimidate enemies. But when the benevolent ruler of Thrace and his daughter seek Hercules’ help to defeat a savage and terrifying warlord, Hercules finds that in order for good to triumph and justice to prevail… he must again become the hero he once was… he must embrace his own myth… he must be Hercules.
Following our first look at Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels on the ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ set in their Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne roles, the Farrelly brothers have revealed the first photo of Brady Bluhm, the actor who portrayed Billy in 4C in the 1994 original, on the set of the new film. Billy was the blind neighbor boy to whom Lloyd (Jim Carrey) sold Harry’s (Jeff Daniels) headless bird, Petey. The Peter and Bobby Farrelly-directed sequel also stars Rachel Melvin, Kathleen Turner, Laurie Holden and Steve Tom. The film is eyeing a 2014 release.