IRON MAN 2
IGN spoke with Sam Rockwell about the film. He gave a little bit of context to the Justin Hammer role. “He’s a rival of Tony’s — they are competitors in the weapons industry. I team up with Michey Rourke and we decide we want to take him down and take down the Stark legacy,” says Rockwell. Meanwhile, Entertainment Tonight has posted yet more video from the set, this time focusing on Rourke’s role as Whiplash.
Starring Robert Downey Jr., release date: May 7th, 2010
SUPERMAN/BATMAN: PUBLIC ENEMIES
Here is one more review from Nuke The Fridge. The praise the animation, voice talent, and ever screenwriter Stan Berkowitz’s adapation of the original Loeb/McGuiness story. Hercules and Harry Knowles at Ain’t It Cool News find the film to be their least favorite of the DC Animated movies thus far. If you are undecided, but interested in the film, here at CBR, we have a clip featuring a fight with the Silver Banshee.
Featuring the voices of Tim Daly and Clancy Brown, release date: Today
SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD
Using the power of the internet, director Edgar Wright arranged for MTV News to ask Michael Cera if he still dreamed of “lightbulbs and air horns.”
Starring Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth Winstead, release date: 2010
While he still maintains he will not appear in “Iron Man 2,” Edward Norton tells MTV News an appearence in “The Avengers” is “a function of time” and scheduling. He does still have enthusiasm for the Marvel film concept, notting the aspect of cross-polination between the planned films. “When I was working on the ‘Incredible Hulk’ script, I tried to plug in the whole super-soldier serum thing from Captain America,” says Norton.
Release date: May 4th, 2012
Latino Review has a “first look” at the film’s script which pits eight baddasses against a world of Predators. It is possible you may here the line, “GET TO DE CHOPPA!”
Release date: July 7th, 2010
According to the Los Angeles Times, the current owners of the Terminator franchise, Derek Anderson and Victor Kubicek, are in some dire finacial straights and are looking to seel off some assets, including the rights to Terminator. While this could possibly derail the current plans for a fifth film — and even that is an “if” proposition — any company interested in “The Terminator” to buy it will make a film to get a return on that investment.
Release date: TBA
A DAY FOR BLU-RAY
With “The Wizard of Oz” and “The Dark Crystal” out on hi-def video today, I’m considering if I should run out to a local store and get some fantasy film in my diet. Other than “The Hobbit,” there are no high profile fantasy films on the horizon. It’d be nice to hear about more. If you discover something awesome, disheartening, or just plain weird, let us know! Take credit, come up with a clever nickname, or go anonymous. The choice is yours. Fresh rumors and movie news every weekday morning. I am Erik Amaya bracing for the future threat of big bill at the video store.