Author Archives: Brendon Connelly

New Video Reports Take Us To The Set Of Jurassic World And Fill In Some Details

Old media have been over on the Jurassic World set and snooping about with their cameras. Here are a couple of videos in which the stars have their say, banality happens but a few interesting tidbits somehow sneak their way …

Shane Black Co-Writing And Directing Predator Reboot

If at first you don’t succeed, reboot. 20th Century Fox were very keen to get Shane Black to rewrite their Predator script back in the 80s. He resisted, so the studio tried a trick. They cast him in the film, …

Win The Clint Eastwood: Director’s Collection with Jersey Boys

To celebrate the release of Clint Eastwood’s Jersey Boys, which hits cinemas on June 20th, we have an exciting competition for you. We are offering three lucky winners the chance to win a copy of The Clint Eastwood: Directors Collection …

Edgar Ramirez Talking About Joining Doctor Strange As… Somebody, Probably Somebody With A Stosh

Edgar Ramirez appears in Deliver Us From Evil, the latest picture from Doctor Strange director to-be, Scott Derickson. This means that Ramirez is facing questioning about Doctor Strange. Of course. Actually, though, IGN got lucky. Turns out that Ramirez actually has …

Sylvester Stallone Returning To Rambo For Something He’s Comparing To The Coen Bros.

There are a lot of different kinds of Coen Bros. movies, and if Sylvester Stallone is going to compare his new Rambo movie to one in particular, I’d sure like it to be Raising Arizona. But that’s not what he …

The Guardians Of The Galaxy Are Cover Stars

Empire‘s new issue has two covers, one with the Guardians of the Galaxy and the other with their nemeses. The heroes seem a little more motley than the villains, and that of course, is the point. Where’s Thanos? The Collector? …

New Trailer For The Purge 2: Anarchy Shows How Much Bigger The World Is Than Last Year’s Film

For The Purge, director James DeMonaco kept everything pretty much locked down to one suburban street, and even then to one suburban house. His sequel, The Purge: Anarchy is a lot more ambitious. The better to show off the vicious, …

Report: Wonder Woman’s Costume, Batman’s New Pad And Lex Luther’s Beef

I’m not 93.78% sure that JoBlo have a source who works in visual FX. It would tie all of their recent reports together. Here’s a new one, courtesy of their YouTube channel, that purports to have a good deal of …

Trailer For Utopia: Season Two

It all started with a comic book… but it went way, way beyond that. Utopia is playwright Dennis Kelly‘s paranoid conspiracy thriller and, after a first series that became a bona fide cult artefact, series two is very keenly anticipated. …

Doctor Who, Luther And Hammer Of The Gods Director Farren Blackburn Headed To Daredevil

Currently busy cutting his work on The Interceptor, experienced BBC director Farren Blackburn will soon be on the way to Hell’s Kitchen. He says so himself. Enjoying The Interceptor edit but so excited to reveal I will be directing an …

Kevin Feige Clarifies Where Things Stand With Ant-Man And Doctor Strange

The best transcripts out of Kevin Feige‘s CineEurope presentation come from Total Film. They’ve got pretty much everything he said, but what concerns us, right now, are his comments on Ant-Man and Doctor Strange. We’ll start with Ant-Man. There’s been …

Frank Marshall Denies That The New Bourne Movie Was Delayed To Allow For The Return Of Matt Damon

A denial like “it’s simply not true” is frustrating because it doesn’t say what isn’t true, but Frank Marshall at least provided some other bits of info to The Hollywood Reporter when shooting down the current rumour about Matt Damon coming …

Rosario Dawson Cast In Daredevil As, We’d Guess, Elektra

Marvel have officially announced the casting of Rosario Dawson in their Daredevil series. According to the official statement, she’s playing: a dedicated young woman whose quest to heal the wounds of Hell’s Kitchen brings Matt Murdock unexpectedly crashing into her …

Rian Johnson To Write And Direct Star Wars Episode VIII, Write Treatment For Episode IX

The trades are differing in their opinions on quite what Rian Johnson will be doing for the new Star Wars trilogy but The Wrap‘s version is apparently the accurate one. He’ll write and direct Episode VIII and write the treatment …

First Image Of The New Danger Mouse And Penfold

I dare say this image is about to go viral across the web. All credit to the sly fellow who supplied it to us. It’s the first look at the rebooted Danger Mouse. Well, DM looks a little more posh, …

Transformers Featurettes Introduce The Manly Men Heroes

Paramount have released a pair of videos to introduce the characters of Cade and Shane, the sweaty, dirty, autobot sympathisers from Transformers: Age of Extinction. It’s hard not to like Mark Wahlberg and Jack Reynor. They’ll do this film a …

First Poster For New Pixar Project Lava, And A Little Explanation Of What It Is

Yesterday, Pixar showed the opening scenes of their new feature Inside Out to some LA people and, at the same time, announced the short film they’ll be screening with it. Lava is apparently a love story, a musical and covers …

Mark Wahlberg Gives Sherlock Holmes A Run For His Money In This Clip From Transformers: Age Of Extinction

This scene from the new Transformers starts with Mark Wahlberg piecing together observations to arrive at a new understanding just like any good fictional detective. It’s kind of spoiled when the last piece of evidence is a smoking gun. I …