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Andy Serkis on his Avengers: Age Of Ultron work

Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

Andy Serkis has been chatting about refining Mark Ruffalo's Hulk, and helping with Ultron on Joss Whedon's The Avengers sequel.

Jurassic World: Colin Trevorrow responds to CG issues

Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

Is the new Jurassic World going to lean too heavily on CG over practical effects? Director Colin Trevorrow responds...

Independence Day 2 officially greenlit, shoot starts in May

Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

It's finally, definitely happening: Independence Day 2 - without Will Smith - will land in cinemas in June 2016...

Kevin Smith to cameo in Kevin Smith biopic

Kevin Smith
Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

The now-shooting story of how Kevin Smith came to make Clerks has added, well, Kevin Smith to its cast.

New trailer lands for Kingsman: The Secret Service

Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

The first comic book movie of 2015 looks to set the standard high. Colin Firth stars in Matthew Vaughn's Kingsman: The Secret Service.

First Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer lands this Friday

Simon Brew News Nov 26, 2014

UPDATED: the trailer for the new Star Wars film will be released online this Friday too...

Exclusive-ish: new poster for Kingsman: The Secret Service

Simon Brew Poster Nov 26, 2014

We've got our hands on a new poster for Matthew Vaughn's film of Kingsman: The Secret Service. See it here...

What we learned from the Jurassic World trailer

Simon Brew Feature Nov 26, 2014

Jurassic Park 4 has a lot of respect for Jurassic Park 1: we break down the trailer for the new movie right here...

Charlie Day and Burn Gorman set for Pacific Rim 2

Simon Brew News Nov 26, 2014

Guillermo del Toro confirms that both Charlie Day and Burn Gorman will be back for the Pacific Rim sequel.

Justice League Dark script done, awaits Warner Bros decision

Simon Brew News Nov 26, 2014

Guillermo del Toro's mooted film of Justice League Dark might just be at a pivotal point of its development. Over to you, Warner Bros...

Blade Runner 2: Ridley Scott won't direct, Harrison Ford will appear

Harrison Ford in Blade Runner
Simon Brew News Nov 26, 2014

Harrison Ford will return for Blade Runner 2, but Ridley Scott will be handing the job of directing the film over to someone else...

Plans afoot to expand The Hunger Games movie franchise

Simon Brew News Nov 26, 2014

Once the Mockingjay movies are done, there may yet be more The Hunger Games movies...

Matthew McConaughey set to join The Stand

Simon Brew News Nov 26, 2014

The big budget movie take on Stephen King's The Stand might just have Matthew McConaughey on board...

First trailer lands for Pan, starring Hugh Jackman

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 25, 2014

Peter Pan returns to the big screen next summer in Pan. Here's the first trailer...

First trailer lands for Jurassic World

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 25, 2014

Catch the first footage from Jurassic Park 4 - Jurassic World - in the new trailer, that's just landed...

UPDATE: Universal picks up Steve Jobs biopic

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

Sony dropped the biopic of Steve Jobs, but Universal has now snapped up the film, which Danny Boyle is to direct.

The things cinema staff hate about cinema audiences

Simon Brew Feature Nov 25, 2014

Violence. Cleaning up. Taking the blame for prices. And, er, people failing to use the loo. What cinema staff hate about cinema audiences.

Frank Grillo on Captain America: Civil War

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

Marvel's Captain America: Civil War is set to shake things up a little. Frank Grillo has been talking about where he fits into the film...

Wonder Woman: Michelle MacLaren signs up to direct

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

It's definite: Breaking Bad's Michelle MacLaren will be directing the standalone Wonder Woman movie...

James Gunn: shared universe movie model is "flawed"

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

Guardians Of The Galaxy director James Gunn argues that some shared universes may be getting in the way of making a great film...

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