Month: July 2012

Skyrim: Dawnguard PS3, PC info later this week


By: Eddie Makuch The first expansion for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, the vampire-themed Dawnguard, launched on June 26 for the Xbox 360. Now that Microsoft’s one-month exclusivity is up, when will the content come to the PlayStation 3 and PC? According to Bethesda, eager gamers will learn its arrival date by the end of the week. The news comes from Bethesda’s vice president of PR and marketing Pete Hines, who said over Twitter this morning that "nothing has been said/announced about []

Square Enix reveals their full lineup for Gamescom 2012


By: Erren Van Duine Square Enix Europe has revealed their lineup for Gamescom, due here in just a few short weeks. Headlining the show will be the world premiere gameplay presentation for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn – the newly remade version of Square’s Final Fantasy MMORPG. Producer/director Naoki Yoshida will take the stage and will be present for autograph sessions on Friday and Saturday. Joining FFXIV, Final Fantasy VII’s recently announced PC re-release will be on hand, along with Final []

Lionsgate already searching for Mockingjay director


By: Liam Goodwin Lionsgate recently announced they’d be splitting Mockingjay, the final movie in The Hunger Games franchise, into two. Release dates have already been set for November 2014 and November 2015, but due to the somewhat rushed production timeline it doesn’t look likeCatching Fire director Francis Lawrence will be able to continue on as director. According to Thompson on Hollywood “Lionsgate movie chiefs, Summit’s Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger, producers Nina Jacobson and author Suzanne Collins are currently vetting the right []

Jessica Biel won’t appear in The Wolverine


By: Liam Goodwin Late last week we heard that Jessica Biel may be joining the cast of The Wolverine as the villainess Viper. Biel addressed the speculation at ComicCon by saying “it’s a little bit too soon for that kind of an announcement”, and it appears it was as according to Collider “talks have broken down between Biel and 20th Century Fox and the studio is now talking to other actresses”. Filming will begin next month, so expect the official casting of []

Peter Jackson Confirms Third Hobbit Film For Summer 2014


By: Katey Rich After weeks of rumors that Peter Jackson and his collaborators would take on the massive challenge of yet another movie set in Middle Earth, the man himself has confirmed it in his typical low-key, democratic way: via Facebook post. On hisofficial page Jackson wrote a brief, thoughtful announcement confirming that "two films will become three," and that a third film will allow him to tell more of "the story of Bilbo Baggins, the Wizard Gandalf, the Dwarves of Erebor, []

Rush Hour 4 Could Be More Likely Than You Think


By: Katey Rich When you’ve got a producer with a successful franchise from the past, you can pretty much guarantee he’ll be trying to figure out ways to keep it alive, no matter how likely that is. So when we tell you that producer Arthur Sarkissian, the guy behind the Rush Hour series as well as TV’s Vegas, is talking about making more Rush Hour movies, your first reaction should be "Well, duh." But wait– he’s not just talking up his own []

Anna Karenina Featurette Shows Off More Theatricality And Glitz


By: Katey Rich When a extensive six-minute clipr for Anna Karenina debuted earlier this month, we momentarily forgot all about the glamour and glitz of Baz Luhrmann’s forthcoming The Great Gatsby and couldn’t wait to get a look at Joe Wright’s ambitious take on the classic Russian story. Spinning off the idea that the Russian aristocracy of the 19th century were living their lives "on a stage," and faking everything as they took their cues from France, Wright has set much of []

Find Out Where The Joker Was During The Dark Knight Rises


By: Kristy Puchko After the untimely death of Heath Ledger months before The Dark Knight debuted in 2008, fans across the world not only mourned his passing, but also inevitably wondered what this meant for the future of Christopher Nolan’s Batman franchise. When the film was released nearly seven months later, audiences and critics alike were blown away by Ledger’s chilling performance. And after posthumously winning the Oscar for his haunting portrayal of the Joker and becoming the best Batman movie villain []

Dong Hyeonbae joins cast of T.O.P’s movie "The Alumni"


Dong Hyeonbae to join the cast of "The Alumni" along with Big Bang TOP and Han Yaeri Actor Dong Hyeonbae has been confirmed to be the newest member of the "The Alumni" movie cast. The movie is one of the most anticipated movies where Big Bang member, TOP, and actress, Han Yaeri, have come together to present a grand film. According to a movie source, Dong Hyeonbae will be playing the role of one of the high school bullies within "The Alumni". []

Record-breaking 3,500 fans queue for Big Bang’s Alive Tour in Malaysia ticket launch


Record-breaking 3,500 fans queue for the BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 Malaysia ticket launch; tickets 95% sold out 28 Jul 2012 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – Proving the massive popularity of BIGBANG, a record-breaking crowd of an estimated 3,500 started queuing for their first-ever concert in Malaysia – BIGBANG Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 – from as early as 22 hours before tickets launched for sale at 10.30am today at fahrenheit88. As of 6.00pm today, 95% of the total 12,000 tickets up for sale []