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Movie in a Nutshell: Snow White and The Huntsman

With THE HUNTSMAN: WINTER'S WAR hitting theaters today, we take a look back at the first film in this new franchise, SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN. Recapping the fairy tale shenanigans, we take you from start to finish of the Kristen Stewart led film that takes a new twist on the old story, producing a badass queen out of Charlize Theron, a brunette Thor with an axe instead of a...
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TV series based on video game Myst to air on Hulu

Back in the early 1990s, there were few video games as universally known as Myst. The Mac-based game featured virtually no characters and had the player solve puzzles on a bizarre island. The game was fairly basic in execution and spawned several sequels as well as ports to video game consoles of the time. Now, over two decades later, Myst is being envisioned as a television series....
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Tomb Raider reboot fast-tracked with the help of a new writer & Warner Bros.

During the holiday season of 2013, I hunkered down in my basement during a snow storm and played through the newest Tomb Raider game. It was a reboot and it was enjoyable. In case you forgot about it, there have been talks of a theatrical reboot for the movie franchise since the summer of that year, when the game was met with a positive response. Now we have a rather promising update to...
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Cedric Nicolas-Troyan to direct The Huntsman following Frank Darabont's exit

It was just yesterday when we told you  Frank Darabont had left Universal's planned SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN prequel/spin-off THE HUNTSMAN due to creative differences; well it didn’t take long for them to find a new director. Universal has signed Cedric Nicolas-Troyan, the second-unit director and visual effects supervisor on the original film, to direct THE...
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Frank Darabont exits The Huntsman; Emily Blunt in talks to play villain

It's being reported that director Frank Darabont has left Universal's planned SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN prequel/spin-off THE HUNTSMAN due to creative differences. It's not clear if the studio will still use Darabont's draft of the script for the project, or if Universal will hire someone else to rewrite it. But THE HUNTSMAN isn't dead; according to...
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Frank Darabont will direct The Huntsman; release date and cast announced

Late last month we learned that Frank Darabont was in talks to direct THE SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN sequel. It has now been made official as Universal released an official press release which confirms Darabont and announced the new title: THE HUNTSMAN . Darabont also wrote the current draft of the screenplay which will in fact be a prequel to the first film with some returning...
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Frank Darabont in talks to direct Snow White and the Huntsman 2

Frank Darabont has directed some great movies including THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION and THE GREEN MILE . He more recently helped produce The Walking Dead until he was fired. He doesn't just say yes to anything obviously; so why he would want to lend his name to the sequel for SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN is beyond me. He beat out previous frontrunners Gavin O'Connor...
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Cool Videos: Super Mario Bros. re-imagined in 4 gritty short films

Evan Daugherty , the screenwriter behind SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN and the upcoming DIVERGENT, has taken it upon himself to give the beloved characters from Super Mario Bros. the "gritty reboot" treatment with "The Four Players", four short films made in conjunction with online multichannel network Maker Studios. The first two have been released and can be seen below. The first,...
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Review: Killing Season

PLOT : When two Bosnian War veterans meet, they conveniently become friends. Yet once upon a time, the American and the Serbian were on opposite sides of the war. One decides to move on while the other has plans to finish what was started so many years ago. De Niro and Travolta end up shooting arrows and desperately trying to survive a war that doesn’t seem to have ended for either one....
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Michael Bay's Ninja Turtles has a new perfect title and has grabbed a new scribe

RADICAL! We may not know how this whole Michael Bay produced, Jonathan Liebesman directed adventure into nostalgia is going to turn out, but we do know that it is no longer called NINJA TURTLES. According to TMNTlair.com, a banner at CinemaCon clearly read TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES because who the f*ck would call it NINJA TURTLES? You can mess with a lot of things,...
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Universal announces Snow White and the Huntsman sequel slated for 2015 and development on another Bourne movie

CinemaCon is a hotbed of news today and a lot of it seems to be coming from Universal. First there was the news that FAST AND FURIOUS 7 will hit summer 2015 alongside a sequel to sleeper hit PITCH PERFECT starring Anna Kendrick . Now we are hearing they are aiming for 2015 to also feature the follow-up to SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN and possibly another chapter in the Bourne franchise....
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Theo James to star with Shailene Woodley in Neil Berger's adaptation of best-seller Divergent

TWILIGHT is dead, long live TWILIGHT!  It seems that Summit Entertainment is making moves to keep their stronghold on the young adult crowd after putting the shiny vampires in their grave, pushing forward with thier massively successful THE HUNGER GAMES series and now with Veronica Roth's DIVERGENT, a sci-fi set series.  Now, comes news that Theo James, star of Downton Abbey and...
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