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Review: The Other Woman PLOT: Carly (Cameron Diaz) ¬Ė a high-powered lawyer, is shocked to discover that her perfect new boyfriend, Mark (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) is married. She soon starts an unlikely friendship with Mark¬'s ditzy wife, Kate (Leslie Mann) and when they discover that he has yet another mistress, the young and gorgeous Amber (Kate Upton), they decide to teach him a lesson once and for all. REVIEW: THE OTHER WOMAN is a...
 
Ridley Scott tackles ancient aliens with HBO's Pharaoh Ridley Scott explored the extraterrestrial origins of man to, let's say, mixed results in PROMETHEUS, and now he's continuing the trend with a television series that will contend aliens had a hand in the construction of Ancient Egypt. That sounds awesome. Even better: this series is for HBO. The show, entitled "Pharaoh", was created by David Schulner (executive producer on NBC's...
 
Batman vs Superman casts Ray Fisher as Cyborg BATMAN VS SUPERMAN is starting to pile on the superheros: Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman… and now Cyborg! The Zack Snyder film has just officially brought aboard Ray Fisher as half-man/half-machine Vic Stone, aka Cyborg, in the superhero epic, according to Variety. The part apparently isn't a large one, but it will indeed lay additional groundwork for the inevitable JUSTICE LEAGUE film. News...
 
Sacha Baron Cohen will be bros with Mark Strong in Grimsby Mark Strong, he of the deep, intimidating voice and villainous disposition, is trying something a little lighter with his next feature, GRIMSBY, which sees him playing the brother of Sacha Baron Cohen. In the comedy, co-written by Cohen and directed by Louis Leterrier (NOW YOU SEE ME), Strong will portray¬Ö a British Black Ops agent who is forced to go on the run with his long-lost brother, an English...
 
Amanda Seyfried joins Hugh Jackman and Garrett Hedlund in Pan There's a LES MISERABLES reunion in the offing on the set of Joe Wright's PAN: Today, via press release, Warner Bros. announced Amanda Seyfried will be joining her Les Mis co-star Hugh Jackman in the live-action Peter Pan feature. Presumably, neither will be breaking out into song during the course of the picture. And if the reunion doesn't do it for you, well, that picture above should prove it's simply......
 
Cool Videos: Check out this awesomely violent VFX reel for Only God Forgives Nicolas Winding Refn gained a lot of fans after releasing DRIVE, but his follow-up with Ryan Gosling, ONLY GOD FORGIVES, failed to reach the same level of acclaim. Despite a phenomenal performance from Kristin Scott Thomas, ONLY GOD FORGIVES never gained the popularity of that previous film. Those who did watch ONLY GOD FORGIVES were greeted by excessive amounts of violence through the movie which we now get to see......
 
Agent Coulson/Clark Gregg's Hollywood comedy Trust Me gets a new trailer Clark Gregg has been around Hollywood for a long time, only recently gaining the kind of success he deserves with his fan favorite role as Agent Phil Coulson in Marvel's Cinematic Universe. But, Gregg is also a talented director having helmed the adaptation of FIGHT CLUB author Chuck Palahniuk's CHOKE starring Sam Rockwell and Angelica Huston. But now Gregg is back with his latest film, the...
 
Meet the cast of Jon Chu's Jem and the Holograms movie Jon Chu's fast developing JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS movie has now cast the band members for the live action adaptation of the 1980s cartoon. Mere weeks after being announced, the musical film has already found a lead singer and supporting players in the form of four up and coming young actresses led by Aubrey Peeples. Peeples is best known for her role on the ABC musical series NASHVILLE as well as other TV roles.......
 
Friday the 13th to become a TV series and explore Jason's family history As the potential found footage reboot of FRIDAY THE 13TH eyes a director, the iconic Jason Voorhees franchise may be headed to the small screen as well. Sean Cunningham, director of the original FRIDAY THE 13TH, is producing the series along with Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films and Fox Entertainment. But, when you ask how the show will tackle the Jason story, expect something new. The series is contemporary,...
 
Crazy plot synopsis revealed for the now filming Goosebumps movie The long in development GOOSEBUMPS movie is finally in production under director Rob Letterman (GULLIVER'S TRAVELS) with star Jack Black appearing as none-other than R.L. Stine. Stine is the real life author of the GOOSEBUMPS series of books which will get a meta-twist in the big screen adventure. Sony has unveiled the full plot synopsis for the film which has just starting filming in Georgia. We also have......
 
Green-band trailer for Let's Be Cops with Jake Johnson & Damon Wayans Jr. A new green-band trailer has arrived for LET'S BE COPS, which is pretty much the red-band trailer with all the expletives cut out. Starring Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans Jr. as a couple of guys who discover the power of the police uniform while attending a costume party. The duo decide to take it to the next level and end up getting in way over their heads. It's a fun, high concept for a summer comedy...
 
Fun trailer for The Grand Seduction with Brendan Gleeson & Taylor Kitsch While you're being bombarded by the explosions, monsters, robots, and superheroes of the summer box office, there may come a point when you need a good palate cleanser. For me, the best films to fit that mold are light, airy, and fun indie dramas or comedies and it looks like THE GRAND SEDUCTION will fill that need graciously. Starring Brendan Gleeson, Taylor Kitsch, and Liane Balaban, the story is a...
 
Creepy cool trailer for found footage thriller As Above, So Below Fans of QUARANTINE and DEVIL will be familiar with writer/director John Dowdle, who is bringing his latest found footage horror/thriller to the big screen in AS ABOVE, SO BELOW. The new pic features a cast of unknowns who travel into the depths of the catacombs beneath the streets of Paris looking for "a critical missing piece" of history. The expedition goes awry when the team is trapped...
 
Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: There and Back Again gets a new official title We heard rumors that THE HOBBIT: THERE AND BACK AGAIN, the third part of director Peter Jackson's trilogy, would potentially be getting a new title and today that rumor has become fact. Jackson issued a statement via Facebook that the new official title for the film is THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF FIVE ARMIES, which gives a bit more heft for a finale. From Jackson: Inside Information... Our...
 
Review: Brick Mansions PLOT: In the near future, a Detroit cop looking for vengeance teams with a felon on the run to take down a powerful crime lord. The unlikely duo finds themselves in deep against a ton of bad guys with guns and devious politicians with plans to take down an entire city. REVIEW: Thanks to the FAST AND THE FURIOUS franchise and the underrated gem RUNNING SCARED, Paul Walker proved to be a charismatic action...
 
Joss Whedon says Ultron will be "everything a robot never is" in Avengers 2 Director Joss Whedon was recently interviewed by Empire, where he talked a little about the titular villain appearing in AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, and commented on how each new character plays an important part in his film. Whedon starts by saying the new characters in AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON like Baron Von Strucker (Thomas Kretschmann), Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) and Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen)......
 
New international trailer and television spot for Gareth Edwards' Godzilla A new international trailer and television spot for GODZILLA have surfaced online, and both feature some impressive new footage from Warner Bros. and Legendary's upcoming film. The TV spot is pretty much just a shorter version of the new international trailer, but you should check them both out. "Oh no, they say he's got to go, go go Godzilla!" How epic is that...
 
Rumor: Jessica Chastain offered lead role in Mission Impossible 5 Tom Cruise will be back for MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 5 with his JACK REACHER director Christopher McQuarrie, and Schmoes Know has learned the filmmakers may be eyeing Jessica Chastain for a starring role in their film. There aren't many details on what her role might be in the fifth MISSION IMPOSSIBLE flick, but the site's source says "the offer is out to Miss Chastain to become Tom...
 
Face Off: Gary Oldman (Leon: The Professional) vs. Gary Oldman (The Fifth Element) Read More...
 
Ink & Pixel: How To Train Your Dragon Ink & Pixel is a source of pride and joy for me as a writer and as such, I¬'m always striving to take this column further for those who read and enjoy it. If you yourself, or anyone you know, helped to make any of the amazing feature animated films found within this column, I would love to talk to you to further my knowledge. Please contact me at steveseigh@joblo.com so we can discuss it further. Hey, do you...