Christopher Nolan honored by Grauman’s Chinese Theater

Grauman’s Chinese Theater, one of the most famous locations in Hollywood, has a front courtyard famous for its cement prints and signatures of actors and those otherwise involved in show business. Until this month, there were only 7 directors memorialized there. Now, Christopher Nolan has joined them, becoming the youngest at 41 to join this […]

Posted on July 9, 2012 at 05:32 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Quick Cuts: TMNT enter development hell, Lone Ranger gets a bigger budget and more

Michael Bay’s fan-maligned Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles remake has been shot down by Paramount, at least for the time being. It’s been pushed back until Summer 2014, due to issues with the script. Apparently, no one thought a reboot in which the TURTLES are aliens was an issue, but are learning that now. (Source: Vulture) […]

Trailer Watch: The Dark Knight Rises Feature Trailer

So. New footage. Indications that we might be seeing a Knightfall style storyline. Bane sounding better. Batman sounding less gravelly. Yeah, I’m ready for July 20. The Dark Knight Rises hits theaters on July 20, 2012 and will presumably make eleventy gazillion dollars.

Posted on May 2, 2012 at 23:11 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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8 Years Later? Christopher Nolan on The Dark Knight Rises

This is unexpected. In the new issue of Empire, director Christopher Nolan reveals some new stuff about 2012’s The Dark Knight Rises. We know it will be his final Batman film but interestingly enough, it takes place 8 years after the last film. “It’s really all about finishing Batman and Bruce Wayne’s story. We left […]

Posted on November 22, 2011 at 11:11 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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The Internet is Wrong, Maybe:Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Alberto Falcone in The Dark Knight Rises

Another Edit: Now, Entertainment Weekly is reporting that a source close to production says Gordon-Levitt won’t be playing Falcone. So, we appear to be back to square one. More updates as they come in. Edit: At this point, this has not been confirmed. We will update when it is either proven true or false. However, […]

Posted on March 21, 2011 at 08:00 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Henry Cavill to play The Man of Steel

We have our Superman. According to a press release from WB posted at Coming Soon, Henry Cavill, a relative unknown, will be donning the cape and tights for the Zack Snyder-directed/Christopher Nolan-produced Man of Steel. From Snyder: In the pantheon of superheroes, Superman is the most recognized and revered character of all time, and I […]

Posted on January 31, 2011 at 22:28 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Christopher Nolan brings on Anne Hathaway as Catwoman(?) and Tom Hardy as Bane for The Dark Knight Rises

Let the speculation begin. Today, over at the LA Times’ Hero Complex, it was announced that Anne Hathaway has signed on to play Selina Kyle in Christopher Nolan’s upcoming (and final) Batman film, The Dark Knight Rises. Also being announced is that Tom Hardy, already confirmed, will be playing the villain Bane, he of the […]

Posted on January 19, 2011 at 23:37 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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Quick Cuts: The Hobbit, Avatar, Spider-Man and More

Well, everything will be ok. Peter Jackson, New Zealand officials and the labor unions have reached an agreement and production on The Hobbit will stay in New Zealand. The NZ government is helping the studio offset some of their costs with tax benefits and production will begin as scheduled.  (Source: The Playlist) We’re returning to […]

Posted on October 29, 2010 at 18:32 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Zack Snyder to direct Superman: The Man of Steel

Christopher Nolan and Warner Bros. have chosen Zack Snyder (300, Watchmen) to direct Superman: The Man of Steel according to Deadline. The film had others in the rumor mill, including Darren Aronofsky, Tony Scott and Duncan Jones, and really, I would never have predicted this choice. Check back later as this story develops. UPDATE: Deadline spoke with Snyder […]

Posted on October 4, 2010 at 18:11 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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Quick Cuts: Ron Perlman in At the Mountains of Madness, Chloe Moretz signed on as Emily the Strange and other stories

Guillermo del Toro has confirmed that if Ron Perlman is available, he will be appearing in At the Mountains of Madness. “Ron plays Larson, the sort of dog guy, the guy that cares for the dogs and the sled — the part of the expedition that is dog sleds. It’s a fantastic character. I really […]