"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" Sneak Peek On 3/24

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"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" Sneak Peek On 3/24

Peter Jackson will present a first look at "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug," the second film in the upcoming trilogy, on March 24th.

Taking place at thehobbit.com/sneak at 3pm US-EST on that day, Jackson will showcase film footage, behind-the-scenes set video, and will answer submitted questions. You can submit a video question at the site I just linked, but it has to be in before March 19th.

One catch - viewing the early sneak peek requires an access code that can o ...


News Week "Game of Thrones"

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News Week "Game of Thrones"

With the release of the second season of "Game of Thrones" on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD this week, four deleted scenes included on the disc set have made their way online. Each of the scenes deal with various supporting characters.

The first, involving the death of a handmaiden, is an understandable exclusion. The next involves an exchange between Sandor Clegane, Lady Sansa and Tyrion, and is a more interesting scene - mostly for Tyrion's obvious but unspoken concern for Sansa.

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"Atlas Shrugged" Planning Again

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"Atlas Shrugged" Planning Again

A little over a year ago came word that entrepeneur John Aglialoro was proceeding with his own film trilogy based on Ayn Rand´s famed 1957 novel "Atlas Shrugged". Independently financed and marketed, the low-budget adaptation of Rand´s objectivism-spouting tome was torn apart by the critics and - despite his claims to the contrary - essentially ignored by audiences (see my Read More »


Sequel News: Star Trek 2, G.I. Joe: Cobra Strikes, Dumb and Dumber 3, Rounders 2

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Sequel News: Star Trek 2, G.I. Joe: Cobra Strikes, Dumb and Dumber 3, Rounders 2

Star Trek 2
J.J. Abrams says the "Star Trek" sequel could be delayed if he fells the film isn't ready - "I care much more about it being good than it be ready…we’re doing everything we can to make sure schedules don’t get screwed up. I don’t think anyone wants a movie on time that’s not worth your time".

He also confirms that he isn’t yet considering 3D for the film. [Source: Read More »


Sony Takes Over MGM's Films From Fox

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Sony Takes Over MGM's Films From Fox

With the reconstituted MGM locking down its new network, Deadline reports that Sony Pictures is looking likely to be taking over international theatrical distribution of MGM's films from 20th Century Fox.

The decision hasn't been made just yet, but even if it does go that way the news ain't all bad for Fox as MGM is apparently looking to let Fox's Home Entertainment divisi ...