Neill Blomkamp's New "Alien" Film Art

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Neill Blomkamp's New "Alien" Film Art

"District 9" and "Elysium" filmmaker Neill Blomkamp shocked the hell out of everyone last night when he used social media to drop a massive stash of concept art for a film project he says he has given up on. Not just any film either, but what appears to be a direct follow-up to James Cameron's 1986 effort "Aliens" that seemingly ignores both "Alien 3" and "Alien Resurrection.

It began with the tweet: "Was working on this. Don't think I am anymore. Love it though... Woulda rocked. Was ...


Art of Avatar's Pandora At Disneyland

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Art of Avatar's Pandora At Disneyland

The world of Pandora from James Cameron's "Avatar" is coming to life as part of Disney's Animal Kingdom in Orlando, Florida.

Disney Parks and Resorts have been at work on converting the film's environment into a public park area for sometime now, and today chairman Tom Staggs has revealed some concept art from the project. In a posting on the Disney Parks official site, Staggs says:

"Our combined team has taken huge steps forward in 'imagineering' Pandora as a real place for o ...


James Cameron, 20th Century Fox Plans Three "Avatar" Sequel

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James Cameron, 20th Century Fox Plans Three "Avatar" Sequel

James Cameron and 20th Century Fox have announced and expanded their plans for the upcoming "Avatar" sequels.

No longer content with just a trilogy, the filmmaker and studio have revealed that a fourth film in the series will be made to go along with the previously announced second and third.

In fact, the three sequels are set to be filmed simultaneously with production beginning next year. The films will then open annually each December from 2016 through to 2018.

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Josh Friedman Polishes "Avatar" Sequel Script

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Josh Friedman Polishes "Avatar" Sequel Script

Writer Josh Friedman ("War of the Worlds," "The Black Dahlia") has come onboard James Cameron's "Avatar" sequel to help with the project's script.

Cameron has been in New Zealand for many months at work on the script for the follow up to the 2009 worldwide hit. Fox has slated the film for release at Christmas 2015.

There's also two bits of irony here. The first is that Friedman served as executive producer on TV's "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles," the show based on Ca ...


R.I.P. Ray Harryhausen

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R.I.P. Ray Harryhausen

Legendary visual effects pioneer and stop-motion model animator Ray Harryhausen has died.

The multi-award winner was a major influence on many of the biggest film makers of today with the likes of Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Peter Jackson, George Lucas and John Landis all citing his impact.

Over nearly five decades his work broke new ground and included such films as 1949's "Mighty Joe Young," 1955's "It Came from Beneath the Sea," 1958's "The 7th Voyage of Sinbad," 1963' ...