Zavvi is taking pre-orders for a new Limited Edition Steelbook version of the Super Mario Bros Movie, which will be exclusive to them as a retailer.
The Blu-ray will contains a lot of extras in addition to the movie. For example, there is a new 60-minute documentary with many from the production, including co-directors Rocky Morton and Annabel Jankel, producer Roland Joffe, and actors John Leguizamo and Richard Edson. As well, there are archive interviews with Bob Hoskins and producer Jake Eberts and there will be the original electronic press kit and behind the scenes / storyboard galleries included as well.
After being put in to a “development purgatory” last year when the movie’s previous director, Seth Gordan(Horrible Bosses), and writer Mark Boal(The Hurt Locker) left. Now Sony has found a new writer for the Uncharted movie, Joe Carnahan, who is also directing the new Bad Boys 3 movie. Coincidentally Carnahan is unable to direct to the new uncharted movie because Bad Boys 3 and Uncharted have conflicting schedules. “In a perfect world I would love to do both, but right now, I’m only on board to write the script,” he told Variety.
At San Diego Comic Con today, a new trailer was released for the upcoming Justice League movie. The trailer shows off the various cast members and hints at the plot threads that will be present. You can check out the trailer below,
At San Diego Comic Con 2016 Marvel Entertainment revealed a new trailer for the upcoming Doctor Strange film. The movie looks to be coming along nicely and has that Ditko feel to it. You can check out the trailer below
Coming out of San Diego Comic Com is the trailer for the Starz adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel “American Gods”. The series is being adapted by Bryan Fuller and Michael Green and stars Ricky Whittle as protagonist Shadow Moon. Check out the teaser trailer below
Legendary Entertainment has acquired the rights to make a Pokémon movie. Their first planned project is a film based on Detective Pikachu which is to be fast tracked into production
On the heels of Pokemon Go fever, Legendary has closed a deal for the film rights for the iconic Japanese property.
Legendary and The Pokemon Co. on Wednesday announced that they will launch the first Pokemon live-action film franchise based on Detective Pikachu, a new character in the Pokemon universe.
Details on the plot and story of the character are being kept under wraps. The film will be fast-tracked to start production in 2017.
While Pokémon has had many movies based on the franchise, it will be interesting to see a western take on the series, especially with Detective Pikachu as a film project. Detective Pikachu tells the story of a Pikachu who has learned to speak human language and solves mysteries with his human sidekick. There was a fan campaign at one point for the English localization to have Danny DeVito as the voice of the lead character
Early this morning, Entertainment Weekly debuted 4 new photos from the new Wonder Woman movie to be released next summer. The pictures were released a week prior to Comic-Con as part of a special Comic-Con issue of Entertainment Weekly.
Wonder Woman is directed by Patty Jenkins and will be an origin story for Diana Prince. The movie will take place during World War I. Chris Pine (seen below) co-stars as Diana’s love interest Steve Trevor.
After Wonder Woman releases in June 2017, Gal Gadot will go on to appear in Justice League which is set to be released the following November and is already in production.
Hot off the heels of the Force Awaken release, last Thursday on Good Morning America, Disney released a teaser trailer for the next movie in line for the Star Wars universe, Rouge One. This new story in the Star Wars universe will be set shortly before the events of A New Hope, where a group of Rebel spies are on a mission to steal the plans for the Empire’s new weapon, the Death Star.
The Pokemon Company revealed a Pokemon character today via the above trailer. The character is called Volcanion. Here is how the Pokemon is described (via Nintendo Everything):
” Unlike any Pokémon discovered before it, this Pokémon is both Fire and Water type. It uses fire and water to create steam within its body, expelling explosive shock waves and boiling steam from the arms on its back. The power is said to be great enough to blow away an entire mountain, gouging out the earth and changing the shape of the land. “
Its unknown how you’ll be able to get Volcanion. He “can’t be encountered through regular gameplay”. The trailer says “more details coming soon.”