Video game movies have gotten a bad rep over the years, and it is easy to see why. Sometimes pandering too much to fans of the video game will result in a movie that regular moviegoers are clueless about, but deviating too far will see gamers protest. However Ubisoft believes that will change with the upcoming Assassin’s Creed movie.
As you might have heard, an Assassin’s Creed movie is in the works. The movie will feature pretty big names, like Michael Fassbender who will be playing the lead character. In fact several months ago a photo surfaced which showed Fassbender in costume. Now thanks to a new photo that was posted on Skript.fr’s website (via ScreenRant), we have another look at the actor in costume.
You guys might remember that last year, Sony Pictures was hacked and along with the hack, a ton of private and very telling emails were released. The hack was supposedly about stopping The Interview movie from being released and for a while it looked like Sony was going to comply, only to have it released anyway.That being said if the reports are to be believed, the 2014 Sony Pictures hack […]
Now here is new for fans of Ratchet & Clank. Apparently, word has it that the Ratchet & Clank movie will be released in the US in slightly less than a year’s time. To be exact, we are looking at an April 29, 2016 release. It was at last year’s edition of E3 that the world managed to get a first glimpse of Ratchet & Clank, and it is nice […]
The Warcraft movie from Universal and Legendary was supposed to be released by the end of this year, but due to the Star Wars movie also being released around that time, they wisely made the decision to push it to an 11th of March 2016 release instead. However there is some bad news now as it looks like the movie has been delayed even further.According to a recent tweet by […]
Ghost In The Shell is practically an institution when it comes to the world of manga, and while we do not mind seeing a remake of a real life action film, certain elements will need to be done in the proper manner. Dreamworks are going to feature Scarlett Johansson as the lead actress in the upcoming movie, despite facing disapproval from the general fan base in addition to receiving petitions […]
How did you find Ashton Kutcher’s portrayal of the late Steve Jobs? Well, it seems that there is still a huge market for one of Apple’s co-founders, especially details concerning his life. Aaron Sorkin intends to make a movie out of Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography, and this effort has not been smooth sailing right from the get go, but it seems that no mountain is insurmountable if you decide […]
The Last of Us, for those unfamiliar, is a game created by Naughty Dog for Sony’s PlayStation platform. It is a survival horror game that has managed to develop a very huge and loyal fanbase and if you thought that the upcoming live reading of some of the game’s scenes was a pretty awesome concept, well here’s one that can possibly top it – a live action movie.Now we know […]
Very rarely do movies about video games do well. Most of the time the movie tends to follow the game’s story too closely and tries to include too many elements from the game, neglecting the story and acting in the process, which in turn leads to a very cheesy film. If you’ve seen the Doom movie, then you know what we’re talking about.That being said, this hasn’t stopped movie studios […]
For decades, the film industry has relied on the 35mm film to capture and distribute their movies to cinemas around the world. However it looks like that will soon change as reports have surfaced, claiming that Paramount could be the first major studio to send their major movies to American theaters in digital format, and that future releases by the studio will all be in digital. While the digital format […]
When it comes to video games being turned into movies, it is not often that blockbusters arrive on the silver screen. Rather, it is more or less the case of the movie bombing, while the game itself continues to make tons of money. Remember Mortal Kombat? How about Super Mario Bros.? Even Mario’s widespread appeal could not prevent a box office bomb. Well, Sony does have a pretty decent movie […]
It is common courtesy to switch off your mobile phones during a movie, or at the very least put it on silent so as not to disturb other moviegoers. While the loud ringing and the subsequent talking on the phone is distracting, the brightness from your phone’s display can also prove to be annoying, especially if the film is shot in a rather dark location. However it seems that in […]
If you’re a fan of the Hitman franchise, chances are you probably managed to catch the first Hitman movie which starred Timothy Olyphant. Whether or not you liked the movie, you might be interested to learn that a reboot of the Hitman movie has been announced and according to Deadline, Paul Walker of Fast and Furious fame will be taking on the role of Agent 47. Director Aleksander Bach will […]
One of the perks about buying DVD or Blu-ray films is that you usually gain access to special features, such as director’s commentary or additional footage and sometimes even a behind-the-scenes special. Fox is now stepping up their offerings with the iTunes version of James Cameron’s Avatar digital download.
Back in October we reported that Sony Pictures acquired the rights to make a movie out of the authorized biography of Steve Jobs, and there were speculations about the company getting Aaron Sorkin onboard to write the screenplay for the movie. According to the latest reports, the writer has been approached by Sony to write the screen play and he’s strongly considering it. Here’s what he had to say: “Sony […]
If you’re not going anywhere this holiday season and you’re thinking of just staying at home, Google has got some good news for you. They have announced that twelve of its top movies on the Android Market will be available for rental at $0.99 each for the next two weeks. $11.88 to watch 12 new movies on your Android device, talk about a bargain! Unfortunately this deal appears to be […]
If you have a penchant for making your own movies, but lack the actors, equipment and locations to shoot your masterpiece, you might want to give Xtranormal a shot. This simple to use online app lets anybody easily create animated movies with the use of their computer. All users have to do is login to the service, select a movie set, and start directing away! With a tagline like: “If […]
Great news for Netflix users with Android devices: the company today launched a new update for its Android app that expands the support of the app. It is now available for users in Canada and Latin America for the first time. It also includes support for all Android 3.x Honeycomb tablets (previously it was only restricted to smartphones and Honeycomb on selected tabets).In addition to expanding its reach, the latest […]
Fans of the Angry Birds game, if you just can’t get enough of the game, Rovio will be stepping things up this Halloween with the addition of a new bird, whose image can be seen partially on the Angry Birds Facebook page. It is unknown what this new bird’s ability is just yet, but it is expected to make an appearance in the game’s Halloween edition, which will be launched […]
In some unsurprising news, it has been reported that Sony Pictures has struck a deal with the author of the authorized biography of Steve Jobs (to be released later this month) to obtain the rights to make a movie out of it. The author of the book, Walter Isaacson will be getting paid $3 million if the movie is produced, and is guaranteed $1 million even if it isn’t.Sony Pictures […]