Warner Bros. is hoping to replicate the success of Joss Whedon’s The Avengers with their long gestating Justice League flick which features the characters of Batman and Superman along with other characters in the DC Universe. But in order for this movie to succeed, it will require Christian Bale to be on board to reprise his role as Batman.
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Teaser trailers have been released for director Zack Snyder‘s Man of Steel - they’re both the same aside from the voice-overs provided by Supes’ Earth and Krypton Pa’s. The visuals play more like an ad, with very ambiguous ‘slice of life’ style imagery that’s tied into the Man of Steel’s conflicted emotional/moral dilemma - whether or not be a super hero is the message.
The visuals are handheld and gritty, and the colours are [...]
Not all people are keen on set photos that leak before a film’s release, but here’s an image worth glimpsing of Russell Crowe in costume as Jor-El in MAN OF STEEL. Some people might not believe you when you say that Russell Crowe is in the next Superman flick, well this snap proves it and reveals the look that costume designers are bringing to the updating of [...]
If you’re a fan of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, then you’d recognize Michael Shannon who made a big impression last season playing prohibition enforcer Agent Nelson Van Alden. His character believed he was doing God’s work; relentlessly hunting down the burgeoning mob element – though at some point he veered off the path of righteousness and onto the road to destruction. Season 2 of this ‘Sopranos’ style mob [...]
For fans of Superman, a momentus day has arrived with Warner Bros releasing the first official image of Henry Cavill as Superman in Zack Snyder’s upcoming reboot, Man of Steel. Gone are the murky tones seen in Bryan Singer’s cinematic calamity, the new image reveals a classic looking outfit, with traditional colours coupled with an impressive updating of the iconic design. [...]
Zack Snyder‘s reboot of the Superman franchise is about to go before the cameras with filming set to commence next month in Vancouver. As the start date draws near, final casting of the keys characters is being made with some big name stars landing major roles.
Henry Cavill was one of the first cast in the titular role and the part of Lois Lane [...]
If you’ve seen the award-winning HBO drama series ‘Boardwalk Empire’ then you would recognize Michael Shannon who played one of the most conflicted and entertaining characters, Agent Van Alden. For some time we’ve been hearing that director Zack Snyder was interested in the talented actor playing the villain in his upcoming Superman reboot after Viggo [...]
Here’s a cool interview with visionary director Zack Snyder talking about his plans for the Superman reboot and the visual FX it will feature. His latest flick ‘Sucker Punch’ has been receiving a bit of flack for it’s insane visuals and somewhat shallow story, but nonetheless an accomplishment on many levels that only certain filmmakers [...]
If you haven’t already heard, news has been traveling faster than a speeding bullet – Amy Adams has been cast as Lois Lane. She’ll play the intrepid reporter at the Daily Planet and romantic interest opposite Henry Cavill, playing Clark Kent / Superman. She joins Diane Lane and Kevin Costner who’ve been cast as Clark’s [...]
Director Zack Snyder is on the promotional trail for his upcoming psychedelic action flick Sucker Punch, however the hot topic of discussion is the upcoming Superman flick which he and Christopher Nolan are rebooting in a major way. With recent confirmation that Kevin Costner and Diane Lane have been cast as Superman’s adoptive parents, the [...]
Fans of Superman II may remember those catchy lines uttered by legendary actor Terence Stamp – “Why do you say this to me, when you know I will kill you for it?” and “Kneel Before Zod!”. Now producers are eying another actor to wield similar power in the upcoming Zack Snyder helmed Superman reboot. With [...]
Henry Cavill has revealed in this months edition of Entertainment Weekly that his audition involved more than just reading lines from the script. In late January the British actor beat out many hopefuls to win the coveted role in the Zack Snyder helmed reboot.
Entertainment Weekly reports that Snyder’s testing process involved wearing a replica outfit [...]
Here’s another look at Zack Snyder‘s upcoming surreal flick Sucker Punch that aired between Sunday night’s Grammys. There’s high expectations for this movie that looks like a thrill ride of escapist proportions with plenty of action, plus some crazy depraved stuff with girls locked in a mental house. Though these babes still get to wear [...]
When the reigns of the Superman reboot were handed over to master filmmaker and producer Christopher Nolan, speculation began as to who would direct the new movie and which actor would portray the character in the modern context. With director Zack Snyder locked in to helm the movie from a script by David S. Goyer, [...]