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Meet Chappie – The First Artificially Intelligent Robot

Chappie is a new movie from Neill Blomkamp (District 9) and focuses on a child-like artificially intelligent robot that grows and reacts to the people and environment around it. The film stars Hugh Jackman (The Wolverine), Sigourney Weaver (Aliens), Dev …

First Image Released From Sony’s Powers

The first image from the upcoming Powers television series has been released online, via USA Today. The image shows Sharlto Copley (District 9) as Christian Walker, and Susan Heyward (The Following) as Deena Pilgrim. The series is set to premiere in December.

Powers Casts Christian Walker And Retro Girl

With all the casting announcements of late for the Sony Playstation Network series Powers, it was interesting that nothing had been mention about the male lead Christian Walker and the focus of the story, Retro Girl. Deadline is reporting that …

New Maleficent Trailer With Tons Of New Footage Of Angelina Jolie’s Disney Villain

Intercut with the same scenes from the animated Disney version of Sleeping Beauty, it gives us a nice contrast to how these characters have been translated into live-action form.

Sharlto Copley Tells Me How South Africa’s Infamous Black-Ops Unit 32 Batalion Influenced Elysium

There’s one shot of Kruger in particular that leapt out at me when I first saw the film, so when I sat down with Copley for a chat, I asked him about it.

Neill Blomkamp’s Chappie Is Going Forward, Official Plot Blurb Released

I get the feeling that this is going to be something almost totally different from Blomkamp’s previous films.

First Poster And Intriguing Images From Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake

The image is supposedly a shot from the film, which I have to say is looking very stylish for a remake with so much heat.

Neill Blomkamp’s Robot Cop Movie Chappie Frames Up Dev Patel As Human Lead

Dev Patel as an impoverished young man and Sharlto Copley as a robot police officer. Presumably with hilarious consequences but also a dash of social criticism.

Matt Damon Is Having A Bad Hair Day In The New Elysium Trailer

This trailer seems more District 9-y then the earlier trailers.

Enigmatic Trailer For Hotly-Tipped Sci-Fi Picture, Europa Report

We’re hearing that Europa Report is a modest but effective sci-fi scare picture, and especially impressive for the way it allows its scientifically trained lead characters to actually think smart and not just facilitate the plot.

Sharlto Copley Is Neill Blomkamp’s Chappie, A “Ridiculous Robot”

Neill Blomkamp promises that Chappie will take place in an “unusual setting.”

New Images From Indie Sci-Fi Picture Europa Report With Sharlto Copley

These don’t count as clues. The film remains as mysterious as ever.

Sharlto Copley In Elysium – First Official Image

I’ve got a very good feeling about this.

Elysium Image: Today’s A-List Movie Star In A Sci-Fi Exoskeleton Is Matt Damon

It’s better than nothing but wouldn’t you like a trailer of some kind?

First Trailer For Mysterious Sci-Fi Film Europa Report, With District 9′s Sharlto Copley

Is there life on… Europa? Seems so!

Comic-Con Footage Reel From Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium Was Truly, Shockingly Impressive

At the heart of Neill Blomkamp‘s second feature film, Elysium, is a bold, political diagram. The film’s conceit is that Earth has become greatly polluted and impoverished and the richest few have moved off world to Elysium where they live …

Sharlto Copley Is The King In Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent Movie

Sharlto Copley is in the frame to play King Stefan in Maleficent, the revised Sleeping Beauty story that is going to star Angelina Jolie as the titular big bad.

Sharlto Copley To Be Villain In Oldboy Remake, Man In Pit Of Corpses In Open Grave

Here’s two new bits of casting news, conveniently tied together by one actor. According to an article over at Deadline, South African actor Sharlto Copley has been closed his deal to play the villain role in Spike Lee’s adaptation of …