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SDCC Updates: 'Game of Thrones,' 'The Walking Dead,' 'True Blood' Lead TV Charge into San Diego

By: Derrick Deane on June 22, 2012 at 3:53PM Comments

As San Diego Comic-Con quickly approaches, we're starting to get a better idea of what this year's programming slate will include. Movies look to be taking a back seat to TV shows this year, with a number of popular shows taking over Hall H and Ballroom 20. Take a look at which shows/movies were confirmed this week.


Comic-Con: Exclusive Videos of the 'Immortals,' Francis Ford Coppola on 'Twixt,' and Nick Swardson on New Comedy 'Bucky Larson'

By: cwalton on July 25, 2011 at 8:11PM Comments

From Comic-Con's final day of movie events: the cast and creators of Immortals, plus legandary filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola on his new film Twixt and comedian Nick Swardson on the Adam Sandler-produced Bucky Larson.



Comic-Con 2011 Recap: The Winners and Losers of Hall H

By: Derrick Deane on July 25, 2011 at 5:36PM Comments

Now that another Comic-Con has passed leaving us battered and fatigued, it’s time to look back on the panels that set up shop inside Hall H. The good news is that there was more good to behold this year, though whenever things got tedious, the crowd turned restless and pondered what other awesome panels they were missing. Let’s take a look at the highs and lows of Hall H this year…


Comic-Con Exclusive: Seven Questions with 'Griff the Invisible,' 'Knights of Badassdom' and 'True Blood' Star Ryan Kwanten

By: cwalton on July 25, 2011 at 9:58AM Comments

Editor’s Note: Long before Ryan was on True Blood or I was the editor-in-chief at Fandango, we were just pals in Venice, California, trying to make a living doing what we love. So, at this year’s Comic-Con, it really was a privilege for me to be there with my editorial team, and to see my dear friend there for the whole duration...


Comic-Con: Day 3 Hall H Recap – Coppola, Kevin Smith Entertain While 'Huntsman,' 'Immortals,' and 'Badassdom' Wow the Crowd

By: Derrick Deane on July 24, 2011 at 11:44AM Comments

Kellan Lutz at Comic-Con for Immortals panel.Day 3 inside Hall H was bookended by two iconic directors, Francis Ford Coppola and Comic-Con favorite Kevin Smith. In between these two distinct auteurs were panel presentations for Immortals, Knights of Badassdom, Snow White and the Huntsman and Dorothy of Oz...


Comic-Con: Exclusive 'Fright Night' Video Interviews

By: cwalton on July 23, 2011 at 5:38PM Comments

Fright Night's Chris Sarandon reminisces on his experience then and now with the fun horror franchise, and stars Anton Yelchin and Christopher Mintz-Plasse give their perspectives on the new film.


Comic-Con: Exclusive Video Interviews for 'Spider-Man,' 'Ghost Rider 2,' '30 Minutes or Less' and 'Total Recall'

By: cwalton on July 23, 2011 at 3:57PM Comments

What's the word on The Amazing Spider-Man? What's new for Nic Cage in Ghost Rider 2? What should you expect from Zombieland director's new project 30 Minutes or Less? And how does the remake of Total Recall separate itself from the '80s class? This is what we saw and heard...


Comic-Con Day 2 Hall H Recap: Spielberg, 'Spider-Man' and a Double Dose of Kate Beckinsale

By: Derrick Deane on July 23, 2011 at 1:04AM Comments

Steven SpielbergThey came to see Steven Spielberg, they stayed to see Spider-Man. The second day of Hall H panels was packed with big moments and huge stars. Spielberg kicked things off in the morning to promote his December CG-animated film The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn....


Sony Scores a Grand Slam with 'Spider-Man,' 'Ghost Rider,' '30 Minutes,' 'Total Recall'

By: Derrick Deane on July 22, 2011 at 11:21PM Comments

Andrew Garfield dresed as Spider-Man at Comic-Con.Coming into this year's Comic-Con, Sony was one of the few major movie companies that felt like rolling the dice inside Hall H. Their panel, which lasted over an hour and a half, featured four of their upcoming titles: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, 30 Minutes or Less, Total Recall and The Amazing Spider-Man...


Comic-Con: Exclusive 'Tintin' Video Interviews with Steven Spielberg, Peter Jackson and Andy Serkis

By: cwalton on July 22, 2011 at 4:43PM Comments

You might not have heard of The Adventures of Tintin before (at least if you're an average American moviegoer), but you've definitely heard of these three guys.


Comic-Con: Exclusive Video Interviews with 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark's' Guillermo del Toro, Guy Pearce and Troy Nixey & 'In Time's' Andrew Niccol

By: cwalton on July 22, 2011 at 3:11PM Comments

Straight from the press line at Comic-Con, Don't Be Afraid of the Dark producer Guillermo del Toro talks about his own history with the original film, star Guy Pearce discusses the original versus the new version and director Troy Nixey on specific ways to upgrade the dark spirits at work in the film. Also, In Time's Andrew Niccol talks about his age-defying new project.


Comic-Con: Exclusive Video Interviews with 'Drive' Star Carey Mulligan and Director Nicolas Winding Refn

By: cwalton on July 22, 2011 at 3:05PM Comments

In our exclusive Comic-Con interviews, Drive co- star Carey Mulligan talks about her own driving adventures in L.A., and director Nicolas Winding Refn (winner at this year's Cannes Film Festival) explains the genesis of the project, and the casting of villain Albert Brooks.


Spielberg Makes Comic-Con Debut, Talks 'Tintin'

By: Derrick Deane on July 22, 2011 at 1:16PM Comments

The Adventures of Tintin panel at Comic-Con.With a pair of trailers already released, the buzz quickly turned to whether director Steven Spielberg would be making his first Comic-Con appearance to promote The Adventures of Tintin. A couple weeks before Con was about to begin, the iconic movie man made plans to appear in San Diego. Spielberg was in attendance to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award. The director then screened test footage from six years ago for Tintin which featured Peter Jackson...


Comic-Con: Exclusive Interview with 'Abduction's Taylor Lautner

By: Lizerne Guiting on July 22, 2011 at 11:08AM Comments

Taylor LautnerThis year's Comic-Con is delivering the goods for Team Jacob. Before Breaking Dawn, though, Taylor Lautner's gearing up for his action-thriller Abduction, opening September 23. Fandango reporter Trey Alexander spends a good seven minutes hanging out with Lautner in Petco Park...


Exclusive Comic-Con Clip: Attack the Block

By: Lizerne Guiting on July 22, 2011 at 10:02AM Comments

Nick Frost in Attack the Block.Courtesy of our friends at Sony, here's a first look at an exclusive clip from the British action comedy Attack the Block, about a South London teen gang that happens to be in the wrong place at the wrong time...