Author Archives: Brendon Connelly

Jackie Chan Making Historical Action Film With Mel Gibson (But Won’t Name Him)

It’s a pretty badly kept secret but Mel Gibson has been offered (and may have even signed up for) one of the two lead roles in Dragon Blade, an upcoming Chinese action film. The story is set during the high …

The US Trailer For The Immigrant With Joaquin Phoenix And Marion Cotillard

I’m generally quite sceptical about his pictures, but I’ve heard so much good stuff about this one I’m actually rather anxious to see it.

Trailer For Series 2 Of The BBC’s Zombie Drama, In The Flesh

It’s original, it’s witty and – especially for a show comprised of dead flesh – it’s very fresh.

Full Trailer For The Rover, David Michôd’s Apocalyptic Thriller With Guy Pearce And Robert Pattinson

The Rover will be only his second picture, but it could cement Michôd as a real talent to keep a very close focus on.

Line Up For Cannes Film Festival Announced – Dragons, The Rover, A Monster And More

Everybody in the world is offering a list of what will be screening at this year’s Cannes film festival, and I don’t see the need to repeat it when I can just link you to the source. But we will …

Benderspink Shopping Superb Comic Series The Adventures Of Luther Arkwright Around Studios

We’ve certainly got our fingers crossed. It could be brilliant – and it’d certainly do the original book’s profile no end of good.

So-Called Storyboard Images From Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

According to my eyes, they’re more likely to be comic book panels.

The Third Hobbit Film May Get A Title Change, Become The Hobbit: Into The Fire

Warner Bros. have recently registered that name and while it’s not clear why, it’s doubtful that they’d be doing it ‘just because’ at this stage of the game.

A Guillermo Del Toro Double – Crimson Peak Pics, The Strain Trailer

As handsome as you’d expect.

First Trailer For Eli Roth’s Cannibal Picture, The Green Inferno

Does it tell us anything about the film’s plot? No. But it sells us scares and a creepy tone, and that’s a very good thing for a film on this mission.

When Bleeding Cool Met The Producers Of The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Avi Arad has been with the character for many years now, while Matt Tolmach has been the shepherding hand behind these two Amazing movies.

What We Loved About The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The moment in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 that I loved more than any other was actually, for once, an example of Peter using his Spider-powers. I don’t think I felt this way about any of the previous Spider-Man films at …

A Final, And Rather Different, Theatrical Trailer For X-Men: Days Of Future Past

If Bryan Singer and team have loaded this with as many resonances as X2, for example, we’ll be onto a real winner.

Sounds To Me Like Carnage Will Be The Villain Of The Venom Movie‏

Gives Venom something his own size and stickiness to pick on. Not a bad idea, really.

Paul Bettany Is The Vision In Avengers Age Of Ultron, Discusses Role With Jimmy Kimmel

Using the comic book as a hard and fast guide of what he’ll be up to – or, perhaps more specifically, able to do – might not be the best idea.

Alleged Image Of Affeck Batsuit Turns Up, May Well Be Totally Fake – UPDATED: It Is Fake

If this *is* real, then what do you think?

Everything You Wanted To Know About Michael Bay’s Grimlock But Were Afraid To Ask

Big fella. Not Godzilla 2014 big but I swear some of the earlier Godzillas were about this size.

Robert Downey Jr. Has Joined Twitter And I Think He’ll Have A Ball‏

Favreau’s new movie Chef, which features Downey amongst the cast, will no doubt see a nice upswing in buzz.