Another live-action STAR WARS series is headed to Disney’s new direct-to-consumer platform, and Lucasfllm announced Thursday Jon Favreau will executive produce and write for the new series. Favreau is fully entrenched with the Disney family having helmed the enormously successful THE JUNGLE BOOK and launched the Marvel Cinematic Universe with IRON MAN. He makes the perfect candidate to carry on the STAR WARS legacy in a television series. Read Lucasfilm's official announcement below.
This Christmas, the Grinch returns to kill the holiday spirit in an animated film by Illumination (DESPICABLE ME). Benedict Cumberbatch voices the green curmudgeon in the first trailer for the animated feature.
Brothers Joel and Nash Edgerton are best of friends and collaborators on many film projects. The Aussie siblings team up once again in the dark action comedy, GRINGO with Nash in the director’s seat bossing his little brother around. The two describe their working relationship, and why the director’s goal was not to offend his Mexican friends with the movie.
This Christmas MARY POPPINS RETURNS starring Emily Blunt as the magical nanny and Lin-Manuel Miranda as an optimistic street lamplighter. Disney has released two new images, a new movie poster and a teaser trailer.
For some, the first look at Winnie-the-Pooh as a live-action character is jarring because he looks nothing like the cartoon version. However, hard core fans won't be disappointed since the live-action Pooh pays tribute to the original stuffed animal that inspired the story.
First look at the Winnie-the-Pooh live action film has arrived with a teaser trailer for CHRISTOPHER ROBIN. Ewan McGregor is an adult Christopher Robin with a morality crisis. So it's the fuzzy bear to the rescue. Watch the trailer for the movie that will no doubt be an emotional one.
Director Johannes Roberts (47 METERS DOWN, F) returns horror to old school with his new film, THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT. CineMovie sat down with him at The Strangers Experience to talk about why John Carpenter has a big influence on the film from the visuals to the music. Watch interview below.
THE SHAPE OF WATER was the big winner at the 90th Academy Awards Sunday night. Mexican director Guillermo del Toro calls this fantasy film his most personal film, and it payed off with four Oscars including Best Director for del Toro and Best Picture. The film's original score by Alexandre Desplat took home the statue as well as production design. We talked to the director last year, and he explained why THE SHAPE OF WATER was the movie he's always wanted to make. For the list of winners, see below.
The Jaegers are back to fight monsters and each other in PACIFIC RIM UPRISING on March 23. CineMovie has advance screenings for the action flick on March 21 in NYC, Miami, Los Angeles and Houston. Enter below for your movie codes.
The filmmakers and cast of Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time participated in a press conference in Hollywood February 23rd. Director Ava DuVernay was joined by cast members Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, Zach Galifianakis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Storm Reid, Levi Miller, Deric McCabe, Rowan Blanchard and screenwriter Jennifer Lee (FROZEN).
Sunday night's 90th Academy Awards should be exciting with some of the nominees making history as first-time candidates in Oscar history. Below is the complete list of nominees and who made history as first-time nominees. The show airs on ABC starting at 5:30pm with host Jimmy Kimmel.
The new and improved Hulk in THOR: RAGNAROK was a genius re-invention of the character. No longer a strictly CGI character, the special effects team turned the not-so-jolly green giant into a walking, talking and emotional character. VFX supervisor Jake Morrison (Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man,” “Thor: The Dark World”) explains how the effects were achieved for the new Hulk and why Cate Blanchett didn't have to bother with costumes changes and that thorny headdress.