‘The Darkest Minds’ Trailer: Super-Powered Teens Find Love Amid The Resistance

After directing Kung Fu Panda 2 and 3, filmmaker Jennifer Yuh Nelson is making the jump to live-action with The Darkest Minds, an adaptation of a YA novel about kids who develop super powers and strike back against their oppressive captors. 20th Century Fox has just released a new trailer, which concentrates more on the love story between Ruby (Amandla Stenberg) and Liam (Harris Dickinson), two of the most powerful mutants – uh, I mean, … [Read more...]

‘Uncharted’ Fan Film: Nathan Fillion Finally Suits Up as Adventurer Nathan Drake

Ever since the first Uncharted video game arrived back in 2007, fans have wanted to see actor Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Castle) play the lead role of Nathan Drake, a treasure-hunting adventurer/thief, in a movie adaptation. The actor bears a striking physical resemblance to the video game protagonist, and Fillion has proven capable of matching the character’s sarcastic temperament and quick wit in parts he’s played in the past. An … [Read more...]

‘King Kong’ Broadway Video Teaser Shows the Beast Being Constructed for the Stage

The last time we saw King Kong careening around New York City was in the virtual world of the OASIS in Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One. Before that, it was at the end of Peter Jackson’s 2005 film adaptation (which, by the way, is better than you remember). But now the giant ape is heading from Skull Island to the Big Apple once again – this time in a Broadway musical. Check out a new teaser video for the King Kong Broadway … [Read more...]

Check Out the First Videos From Inside Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi Theme Park

Warner Bros. is about to open a brand new theme park in Abu Dhabi, and while we’ve already seen some concept art for what they have planned, the first videos from inside the park itself have hit the Internet. Check out our best look yet at the Warner Bros World park below. Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, located on Yas Island, “will be a one-of-a-kind, world-class destination home to state-of-the-art thrill rides, interactive family … [Read more...]

‘Frozen 2’ Snags Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown as New Cast Members

Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown are heading to Arendelle. Fresh off of their piping hot Emmy nominations for their work in the most recent seasons of Westworld and This Is Us, respectively, the pair are now officially joining Walt Disney Animation’s Frozen 2 cast.Variety brings the news of their involvement with Frozen 2, but details about their roles in the highly-anticipated sequel are being kept on ice for now. The new additions … [Read more...]

Joss Whedon Returns to TV With ‘The Nevers’, a Sci-Fi Series For HBO That May Be His “Most Ambitious Narrative”

Joss Whedon is heading back to the small screen. The director of films like The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron has signed a deal to write, direct, and executive produce a new sci-fi series called The Nevers for HBO. And in case that simple fact wasn’t enough to raise your interest, Whedon says the show could be the “most ambitious narrative” of his entire career thus far. Cue the classic Keanu Reeves reaction: whoa. Read … [Read more...]

Jordan Vogt-Roberts Releases ‘Metal Gear’ Concept Art That May Influence The Film

Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (Kong: Skull Island) has been interested in making a Metal Gear movie for years. He’s totally immersed himself in the world of the popular video game series, even befriending creator Hideo Kojima, and I can’t wait to see what he eventually does with a movie version. To celebrate the 31st anniversary of the original Metal Gear game, Vogt-Roberts has announced that over the next 31 days, he’s going to … [Read more...]

Meet Two of ‘Bumblebee’s Decepticons, Shatter and Dropkick

Bumblebee is being sold as a sweet coming of age story of a teen girl mechanic and a cute yellow car/alien, but make no mistake: the first Transformers spin-off has its fair share of action and conflict. Wherever there’s an Autobot, you know a Decepticon isn’t far behind, and now we have a new image of two of the film’s three robotic baddies sprinting across an open field in all their glory. Check out the two Bumblebee … [Read more...]

A ‘Downton Abbey’ Movie is Coming to Theaters Featuring the Original Cast

Ready to reunite with the Crawley family? Three years after coming to an end, the Emmy-winning drama series Downton Abbey is being resurrected for a feature. The original cast members are coming back to reprise their roles, and Oscar-winner Julian Fellowes, who created the series, wrote the movie’s screenplay. And this won’t just be a made-for-TV follow-up: this is a full-fledged theatrical event. Read more about the Downton Abbey … [Read more...]

10 Modern Filmmakers Explain How ‘Die Hard’ Influenced Them

(This week marks the 30th anniversary of Die Hard, arguably the greatest action movie of all time. To celebrate, /Film is exploring the film from every angle with a series of articles. Today: we spoke with ten modern filmmakers about why the movie still holds up, how it influenced their work, and more.) The first shot in Die Hard is a plane landing on a runway. But the second shot does something relatively atypical for the testosterone-fueled … [Read more...]

Trailer Round-Up: ‘The Grinch’, ‘A Crooked Somebody’, ‘Along Came the Devil’, ‘Ordeal By Innocence’, and ‘Hollyweed’

In today’s trailer round-up, we take a look at an international trailer for the upcoming animated remake of The Grinch starring Benedict Cumberbatch, a psychological thriller called A Crooked Somebody, a supernatural horror movie called Along Came the Devil, a Kevin Smith TV series called Hollyweed, and Ordeal By Innocence, a new Agatha Christie adaptation coming to Amazon Prime. Peruse them all at your leisure below. The Grinch … [Read more...]

‘The Package’ Trailer: The Breakout Star of ‘Blockers’ Returns in a Netflix Teen Comedy

When I walked out of Universal’s teen comedy Blockers earlier this year, it seemed clear that actress Geraldine Viswanathan had a bright future. She was one of the funniest performers in a film full of funny people, so I’m glad to already see her popping up in another movie in 2018. This one is called The Package, a Netflix teen comedy about a group of friends who go camping in the woods during spring break. But they soon realize that … [Read more...]

‘Die Hard’ 30th Anniversary: The Cast and Crew Reflect on the Making of an Action Classic [Interview]

(This week marks the 30th anniversary of Die Hard, arguably the greatest action movie of all time. To celebrate, /Film is exploring the film from every angle with a series of articles. Today: the cast and crew look back on the making of an action classic.) John McTiernan‘s 1988 action tour de force is one of my favorite movies ever made. It’s a masterclass on every level: building entertaining characters, crafting escalating action, … [Read more...]