Star Wars: The Force Awakens passes $2bn at global box office

Simon Brew News
Feb 8, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens becomes only the third film ever to take $2bn at the box office. It won't be toppling Avatar, though.

Avatar 2 and Wolverine 3 set to start shooting this spring

Simon Brew News
Feb 2, 2016

A new report suggests production on the final Wolverine film and the first Avatar sequel is edging closer...

Avatar 2 release put back, avoiding Star Wars: Episode VIII

Simon Brew News
Jan 22, 2016

James Cameron's Avatar sequel is delayed again - and it's managed to avoid a straight clash with Star Wars: Episode VIII.

Star Wars unlikely to topple Avatar as biggest movie of all time

Simon Brew News
Jan 14, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens will bring in over $2bn at the global box office - but it's now unlikely to topple James Cameron's Avatar...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens box office latest

Simon Brew News
Jan 4, 2016

Star Wars continues to break records, as it zeroes in on Avatar's box office take...

Terminator 2 returning to cinemas in 2016

Simon Brew News
Dec 17, 2015

A 3D version of Terminator 2: Judgment Day is set for cinemas in 2016, to mark the film's 25th birthday...

Avatar sequels: James Cameron gives new update

Simon Brew News
Dec 14, 2015

"I’ve created a nice rod for my own back", says James Cameron, as he gives the latest update on his next three Avatar films...

The Hateful Eight and the future of film

Nick Earl Feature
Jan 7, 2015

In a recent featurette, The Hateful Eight flies the flag for celluloid projection, in a battle for the identity of cinema itself

Should cinemas have switched to digital?

Jordan Adcock Feature
Aug 21, 2015

Digital projection is meaning cleaner and more stable pictures on the big screen.

20 excellent scientists in mainstream film and TV

Louise Walker Feature
May 28, 2015

More than just brainy plot devices, here's our list of 20 of the best on-screen scientists...