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Candyman helmer Bernard Rose is the latest filmmaker wanting to take a crack at bringing Frankenstein back to the big screen, but do audiences want to see a modern updating of this classic monster movie?
There’s a pretty ugly Twilight-related lawsuit going on right now. Basically, multiple companies who worked on financing the film and shared in its profits are going back-and-forth over which is ultimately responsible to pay for the bonuses various members of the cast and crew earned.
Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx should have opened up one of this summer’s biggest movies. Both actors are big names in the business, and they had The Amazing Spider-Man’s James Vanderbilt and big budget guru Roland Emmerich to put together the film, as well. While the movie didn’t manage to dominate the box office, it’s still a fun but frilly movie that's short on surprises but long on fun.
Upon leaving the theater after seeing The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, two things I noted aloud were that I loved that they changed the ending from the book, and that the baby version of Edward and Bella’s half-human/half-vampire daughter Renesmee was weird.
The site says that Lionsgate and Summit have registered so many Twilight-related trademarks that it potentially creates an intellectual property monopoly, which the lawsuit would love to break down. And a communications law professor at the University of Georgia tells EW that Behind the Lines has a pretty good chance of winning.
Conventional wisdom says that next big thing will be Fifty Shades of Grey, the erotic and critically reviled novel currently on its way toward a film adaptation. But could the next Twilight be something good instead-- and already out in theaters?
Early Thursday morning the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will announce their nominations for the best films of 2012. The list of nominees is expected to include great titles like Ben Afflecks Argo, David O. Russell's Silver Linings Playbook, Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty, Ang Lee's Life of Pi and Steven Spielberg's Lincoln. But we can't forget the worst of the worst either.
Rob Pattinson has never been the most enthusiastic guy during interviews. He does all the required publicity and promotional events for his films, but he’s not exactly the type to hard sell the projects. In fact, now and again, he even gives off the impression that he doesn’t like whatever movie it is he’s pitching.
Breaking Dawn Part 2 could in many ways be the biggest film of the Twilight franchise, what with the enormous battle scene, the many vampires coming in from all over the world to help Bella and Edward, and of course, the "they lived happily ever after" ending. But it won't be the biggest at the box office, at least in its opening weekend
A twenty-year-old man has been arrested for planning a new theater massacre, this one in Bolivar, Missouri. Details are still fuzzy at this juncture, but authorities say Blaec Lammers recently purchased two assault rifles, more than four hundred rounds of ammunition and a ticket to a Sunday showing of Twilight: Breaking Dawn—Part 2.
The sparkly vampire gravy train is finally coming to an end this weekend, as The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 comes to theaters worldwide and websites like ours get to breathlessly report how much money the new Stephenie Meyer adaptation has made… for the last time. But don't be sad yet! There's an entire weekend worth of box office receipts to report
The Twilight franchise’s decision to split Stephanie Meyer’s fourth novel, Breaking Dawn into two films was a bold one. Despite being over 700 pages long, there’s not a ton of action that goes down after the birth of Bella’s daughter, Renesmee. Apparently, screenplay writer Melissa Rosenberg felt she could go somewhere with two scripts, and in Breaking Dawn: Part 2, she comes through in a big way.
No matter how you feel about sparkly vampires, there's something in literature aimed at young adults for everyone, and there's at least one movie coming up that will fit your taste. So with The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 closing out the mega-series, we're looking ahead to 10 more movies and the books that inspired them
Successfully adapting a character from the page to the screen isn’t always about playing the person exactly as he or she was written. Sometimes the most successful transitions are about emphasizing a certain personality trait that’s downplayed in the text.
Twihards are widely considered to be among the more obsessive fanbases. From production stills to casting stories to unsubstantiated rumors, they tend to consume and respond to an incredible amount of Twilight related news. This fanaticism all but guarantees Breaking Dawn: Part II will make money, but during production of the film itself, the fan devotion wasn’t always the most positive thing.
A lot of what we've seen for the upcoming final installment of the feature adaptations of Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series have focused on the action and suspense. The latest TV spot for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 focuses on Bella and Edward's relationship and their family, as well as Bella embracing her newly acquired vampire strength as she embraces her husband.
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 arrives in theaters in a matter of weeks, delivering the final installment of the feature adaptations of Stephenie Meyer's vampire series. We've seen a number of trailers and TV spots over the months, and today we have a clip from the movie, showing us Bella as she tests her strength with the help of one of the Cullens.
We've passed the one-month mark in the countdown for the release of the final installment in The Twilight Saga, and it seems safe to assume that Summit will start ramping up the final promotional push as the release of Breaking Dawn Part 2 inches closer. Today we have a new featurette, which has the cast talking about what's in store for Edward, Bella and the rest of the Cullens as the final feature adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's vampire series wraps up.
The Twilight Saga may be coming to an end with Breaking Dawn Part 2 set to arrive in theaters in just a matter of weeks, but that may not be the end of the franchise completely. There are rumors circulating that a spin-off project could be in the works in some form or another, with something set in the same world as Bella, Edward and Jacob.
Summit Entertainment recently revealed the final domestic poster for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 with maximum fanfare, staging a series of launches across the Internet where rabid fans were given the chance to see snippets of the poster before the full thing was revealed
The final poster for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 has been making its way around the globe for the past day. Revealed across different time zones, it began at 8:00am in New Zealand when the first section was revealed; continued at 9:00am in Tokyo; and then 8:00am in Dubai. Now, however, it's 9:00am in London and it's time to show you another piece of the puzzle.
At least you can fill time in between poster reveals by grabbing advance tickets to Breaking Dawn Part 2, as they officially went on sale at various outlets on Oct. 1 at midnight. You can assume that shows are selling out quickly, so if you want to be among that first wave of audiences who see how Twilight concludes, hop online and grab your tickets now
Since the first film released in 2008, Twilight fans have flocked to theaters to see each of the feature adaptations of Stephenie Meyer's vampire novels on the big screen. In anticipation of the release of the final film, Summit has a way for die-hard fans to celebrate all of the films leading up to the release of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2.
If you were watching the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards tonight, you caught the appearance of Robert Pattinson and some of the other Twilight cast members, who took the stage to introduce this new trailer for the final installment in The Twilight Saga. Check out the trailers ahead and see a lot of vampires prepping for a fight.
If you don't follow silly political memes, you might have missed out on the "Bad Lip Reading" trend, in which various politicians were subjected to new audio tracks that turned their finely tuned speeches into utter nonsense. Either because the politicians are saying silly enough things on their own, or they've simply gotten bored