A Well Achieved Humanist Adventure Film | Review of ‘Hercules’

By: Cynthia Ayala

Dwayne Johnson continues to amaze with his acting abilities, bringing life and honor to the name of Hercules.  This movie have been action packed, but that wasn’t the central point of the film as it brought the legend down to Earth making it fun and believable.
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Hercules: The Legend Begins Will Hit Theaters Sooner

By: Kristy Puchko 2012 brought us the Snow White showdown between Mirror Mirror and Snow White and the Huntsman. Then, 2013 marked the face-off between White House under siege thrillers Olympus Has Fallen and White House Down. Let it be set down that 2014 will be the year of Hercules, wherein Renny Harlin’s Hercules: The Legend Begins will do box office battle with Brett Ratner’s … Continue reading Hercules: The Legend Begins Will Hit Theaters Sooner

Ben Mezrich’s Seven Wonders Proposal Picked Up By Fox

By: Sean O’Connell Ben Mezrich isn’t Stephen King, James Patterson or Nicholas Sparks. Not yet, anyway. But he is one of those authors whose literary works regularly find their way across the desks of Hollywood decision makers who believe the plots he uncovers would make for great movies. Sometimes they do. Mezrich’s Accidental Billionaires gave way to David Fincher’s Facebook opus, The Social Network. Earlier, the movie 21 — about math … Continue reading Ben Mezrich’s Seven Wonders Proposal Picked Up By Fox

Fast & Furious 6’s Luke Evans To Star In Dracula

By:  Eric Eisenberg Next month Luke Evans will be going toe-to-toe with Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, and the rest of the Fast & Furious crew as the main villain of Justin Lin‘s Fast & Furious 6, but for his next antagonist turn he’ll be playing a character with a bit more myth and legend behind him. According to Variety, Evans has signed on for the titular role in Universal’s upcoming Dracula, a new … Continue reading Fast & Furious 6’s Luke Evans To Star In Dracula

G.I. Joe And Transformers Crossover? The Producer Tells Us How It Could Happen

By:  Eric Eisenberg Part of the joy of playing with toys and action figures as a kid was having characters cross pop culture universes. X-Wing pilot Luke Skywalker fit surprisingly well in the model Batmobile I had growing up, and Spider-Man regularly teamed up with the Power Rangers to take down evil. It was a blast to stretch the boundaries of imagination beyond copyright laws and … Continue reading G.I. Joe And Transformers Crossover? The Producer Tells Us How It Could Happen

Mark Wahlberg And Dwayne Johnson Lift Weights And Kidnap People In First Pain And Gain Trailer

By: Eric Eisenberg After five straight years of making Transformers movies, Michael Bay promised to change things up with his next project – and it seemed like he was. Instead of going for some new major action blockbuster, he instead committed himself to Pain & Gain, a project that the director described as a Coen brothers-esque dark comedy about a group of muscleheads who try … Continue reading Mark Wahlberg And Dwayne Johnson Lift Weights And Kidnap People In First Pain And Gain Trailer

Mark Wahlberg Considering Lead Role In Transformers 4?

By: Katey Rich Michael Bay is finally stepping way from the Transformers franchise next year by making, of all things, a dark comedy, teaming up with the dynamic meathead duo of Dwayne Johnson and Mark Wahlberg for Pain and Gain, due next year. It seems like a promising direction for a guy who started his career with the wry Bad Boys, but it won’t be … Continue reading Mark Wahlberg Considering Lead Role In Transformers 4?

Haywire’s Gina Carano First Cast In Female Version Of The Expendables

  By: Eric Eisenberg Earlier this year Gina Carano proved in Steven Soderbergh’s Haywire that she can kick just as much ass as any male action star and doing so has landed her a lead role in an upcoming project described as an all female version of The Expendables. The former MMA fighter, who will next be seen alongside Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne … Continue reading Haywire’s Gina Carano First Cast In Female Version Of The Expendables

Dwayne Johnson Confirms He Could Play Lobo On Screen

By: Sean O’Connell Dwayne Johnson isn’t keeping it a secret. He wants to star in a comic book franchise (even though the Fast & Furious series is cartoonish and he’s already joined G.I. Joe). He even once mentioned that he’s inching closer to playing a DC Comics character, and now we know that the figure he has been circling is Lobo. Johnson was participating in … Continue reading Dwayne Johnson Confirms He Could Play Lobo On Screen