Director J.J. Abrams is said to also be eyeing Michael Fassbender, Hugo Weaving and Adam Driver for key roles in the film, which may serve as a “send-off” for the original characters.
Several days after an interview appeared in which Hugo Weaving was dismissive of his voiceover work for the Transformers franchise — “It was meaningless to me, honestly” — director Michael Bay fired back at the actor, although not by name.
Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, which stars Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins and Ian McKellen as Gandalf the Grey. The film opens Dec. 14, 2012.
Marking a year until the Dec. 14, 2012, premiere of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Warner Bros. has released the official synopsis and cast list for director Peter Jackson’s two-film adaptation.
A trailer for the Oct. 25 Blu-ray and DVD release of Captain America: The First Avenger includes glimpses of The Avengers and the “Marvel One-Shot” short film “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor’s Hammer.”
Contrary to assumptions, Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger has now grossed more internationally than it did in the North American box office.
Although Marvel and Paramount Pictures have yet to officially announce a date, it looks as if the Joe Johnston-directed movie will arrive on Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D and DVD on Oct. 25.
Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger opens with the best midnight haul of any superhero movie this summer. Paramount projects the Joe Johnston-directed film will gross between $55 million and $65 million in its first weekend.