Day: 04/06/2013

World of Warcraft film begins shooting in 2014


By: Eddie Makuch The upcoming World of Warcraft feature film will begin shooting early next year, producer Charles Roven has told SlashFilm. “First quarter 2014 we’re going to shoot that movie,” Roven said. “We’re moving forward; obviously Legendary is making that film and I’m having a great time with [director Duncan Jones ].” The film’s plot–written by Blood Diamond and K-PAX scribe Charles Leavitt– is being kept “under wraps.” A past report pegged the film’s budget as “north of $100 million .” []

Hans Zimmer Confirms He’s Scoring Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar


By: Nick Venable Strange as it is, Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel is finally going to be released in less than two weeks, after what feels like decades of waiting. While Snyder’s take on Superman has some people in doubt, Hans Zimmer’s inspirational scoring is bound to leave audiences moved regardless of how they felt about the movie as a whole. The man has a way of elevating every project he’s involved with. Even Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides , []

Rare Final Fantasy IX side quest unearthed and documented


By: Erren Van Duine A “new” Final Fantasy IX side quest has just been discovered by some tenacious fans – nearly 13 years after the game’s original release. Discovered several days ago by user The_Kusabi_ on GameFAQs, the quest – titled The Lost Nero Family – involves the player’s travels to the Tantalus hideout in the beginning of the fourth disc. Unbeknownst to most Final Fantasy fans until now, the player must complete these complicated steps to initiate and fulfill the quest: If []

Nicolas Cage, Jackie Chan, Wesley Snipes And Milla Jovovich In Talks For Expendables 3


By: Eric Eisenberg The Expendables franchise is all about getting bigger and bigger with each installment. When the first film came out in 2010 he brought together amazing action stars like Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, Dolph Lundgren, Jason Statham and more, but they upped the ante in 2012 with Expendables 2 , which also added Jean-Claude Van Damme, Chuck Norris, and Scott Adkins into the mix. So where do you go from there? The answer is to add Jackie Chan, []

Before Meteor: Final Fantasy XIV Original Soundtrack coming to blu-ray


By: Erren Van Duine A new listing for an all-new Final Fantasy XIV soundtrack has shown up over at VGMdb, suggesting that the music from the original game will be making its way to store shelves later this year. Titled “Before Meteor: Final Fantasy XIV Original Soundtrack,” the release will be available on blu-ray disc for ¥5250 (approximately $50). The disc will come houses with the entire soundtrack from the original 1.x version of FFXIV – including all of its patches – with []

Ascension (Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi #8)


By: Christie Golden Published: August 9, 2011 Publisher: Random House Publishing Group | Lucas Books Series: Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi Genre: Science Fiction The toppling of ruthless Natasi Daala has left a political vacuum on Coruscant and ignited a power struggle between opposing factions racing to claim control of the Galactic Alliance. Surrounded by hidden agendas, treacherous conspiracies, and covert Sith agents, the Jedi Order must keep the government from collapsing into anarchy—while facing the combined threats of the resurgent []

Twilight Parody Producers Sue Studios For $500 Million


By: Sean O’Connell And here I thought the Twilight Saga films ALREADY were a parody . Even if that’s the case, a separate parody film called Twiharder was scheduled to reach theaters last year when Lionsgate and Summit had Breaking Dawn Part 2 on the docket . However, a cease-and-desist order prevented the producers at Behind The Lines from releasing their comedy, and now EWsays they’re filing a lawsuit to seek damages (and free up the restraints for future projects). The lawsuit []