Photorealistic Tintin details revealed

Empire has been gradually teasing a dozen close-up details of Steven Spielberg’s and Peter Jackson’s Tintin, and our first glimpse of the photo-realistic animation style looks impressive. Slashfilm has assembled the tiles onto an overlay of the iconic pose of intrepid...
Posted On 31 Oct 2010

London Boulevard trailer

Based on the Ken Bruen novel, London Boulevard is the directorial debut of Oscar-winning screenwriter William Monaghan. Opening in the UK November 26 and coming to the US next February. (Thanks to Hunter)
Posted On 29 Oct 2010

Force of Hobbit: New Zealand woos Jackson back

There and Back Again, indeed. I thought we would hold off covering the endless dispute in New Zealand that was mucking up production of The Hobbit on the same terrain where The Lord of the Rings was set. Finally broke down and reported the good news/bad news about the casting...
Posted On 27 Oct 2010

Daft Punk music video for Tron Legacy

Sci-fi fans were spoiled in 2009 with half a dozen milestone movies ranging in style from classic psychological mind-twisters (Moon), exhilarating reboots (Star Trek), “revolutions in cinema” (Avatar), prawn pwnage directorial debuts (District 9), and fresh injections...
Posted On 26 Oct 2010

Meryl, Oprah, & Sandy go shopping with Michael Patrick King

Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey, and Sandra Bullock are reportedly part of the high-powered package for a comedy set “in the world of a Home Shopping-type network” (Is that a “world” or an “underworld”?) If that sounds mildly interesting, prepare...
Posted On 23 Oct 2010