Movie Blog Archives - July 2011

July 2011 Archive

Exclusive Comic-Con Debut: 'Haywire' Poster Premiere!

By: John Halecky on July 21, 2011 at 8:07AM Comments (3)

'Haywire' Poster Premiere

That's right! Just in time for Comic-Con, the kind folks over at Relativity Films have given us an exclusive poster premiere for Haywire. The film is the latest from acclaimed director, Steven Soderbergh, and stars newcomer and MMA fighting champion Gina Carano.


'Back to the Future,' 'Three Musketeers' and J.J. Abrams' Latest Take Center Stage At Comic-Con Preview Night

By: Derrick Deane on July 20, 2011 at 11:57PM Comments (1)

The DeLorean at Comic-Con.To say that this year's Comic-Con is scaled back is a bit misleading. While studios may be playing their cards a bit more carefully, there were still plenty of attendees on hand to soak in the Preview Night experience. The big event (after the Shark Night 3D Sneak Peek was canceled) was a special Sneak Peek screening...


New! 'The Amazing Spider-man' First Trailer Hits

By: Erik Davis on July 20, 2011 at 12:24PM Comments (43)

Watch the brand-new first trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man, and tell us what you think!


Fandango Giveaway: What's Your Best Captain America Photo Caption?

By: Jenny Baker on July 20, 2011 at 10:06AM Comments (264)

In case the movie’s not enough for all of you Captain America fans out there, here’s your chance to win the Sega Captain America Game. Here’s how: Comment on this blog post with your best photo caption for the Captain America photo...


New on DVD: 'Limitless, 'Take Me Home Tonight,' Plus National Lampoon Classics on Blu

By: Stacie Hougland on July 19, 2011 at 5:46PM Comments (4)

Bradley Cooper gives smart drugs a go, and why you definitely shouldn't take home Take Me Home Tonight. Plus a couple of National Lampoon classics on Blu-ray.


Enter for Free Tickets to 'Griff the Invisible' Comic-Con Screening Starring Ryan Kwanten

By: Derrick Deane on July 19, 2011 at 3:23PM Comments (36)

If you're going to be at Comic-Con this weekend, we've got great news! Fandango is giving away five pairs of tickets to the Saturday night screening of True Blood star Ryan Kwanten's new underdog superhero movie Griff the Invisible! All you have to do is answer this question - Besides Griff, what other superhero would you like to see Kwanten play?


Poll: Which Upcoming Movie Do Wish Had a Major Footage Presentation This Year at Comic-Con?

By: Derrick Deane on July 19, 2011 at 2:04PM Comments (8)

All the hype leading up to this year’s Con has us asking one question in particular – Which upcoming movie do you wish had a major footage presentation this year? Rather than banter and speculate amongst ourselves, we’re turning the debate over to you. Vote in our poll below and sound off in the comment section


Five Screenings Worth Checking Out at Comic-Con

By: Derrick Deane on July 19, 2011 at 1:56PM Comments (1)

Well, here we are. With just over 24 hours to go before the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con gets underway,  we take a look at five screenings worth checking out this year.


'The Hunger Games' Unveils a Hot Motion Poster

By: Erik Davis on July 19, 2011 at 10:32AM Comments (10)

Just in time for Comic-Con, a brand new motion poster for The Hunger Games has been revealed over at Yahoo , complete with the series' iconic mockingjay pin going up in flames underneath the tagline, "May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor." Check out the blazing hot new poster inside!


You Rate the New Releases: ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2’

By: Erik Davis on July 18, 2011 at 5:58PM Comments (22)

It’s no secret by now that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 ripped through the weekend box office like a bat out of hell – collecting several records along the way. But it’s your opinion that counts the most. Tell us: What did you think of the final Harry Potter movie?


Mondo's Six Fantastic 'Captain America' Posters

By: Erik Davis on July 18, 2011 at 4:09PM Comments (5)

In honor of the release of Captain America: The First Avenger, Mondo, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema’s collectible art boutique, has released a whopping six separate posters, marking their largest release yet for one movie. Three artists created two posters each: Tyler Stout, Eric Tan and Olly Moss. All will be on sale to the general public soon.


Kevin Costner Joining Tarantino’s 'Django'

By: Derrick Deane on July 18, 2011 at 3:28PM Comments (4)

Kevin Costner could be on his way to joining Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained cast as Leonardo DiCaprio's henchman. Costner is in talks for the role of Ace Woody, a sadistic trainer of the male slaves who arranges bouts between the "mandingo" fighters to fight one another. Could this movie be the catapult that launches Costner back to being a box office draw?


Five Comic Book Panels to Check Out at Comic-Con

By: Derrick Deane on July 18, 2011 at 3:16PM Comments (1)

At its core Comic-Con is just that, a comic book convention. While it has been overtaken in recent years by Hollywood’s marketing machine, there is still plenty to check out for hardcore comic book fans. Today, we shrug off the Hollywood machine and take a look at five comic book-centric panels that will be in the crowded, this-has-to-be-a-fire-hazard convention center in San Diego.


Now Marines Ask Timberlake, Betty White to Marine Corps. Ball?

By: Derrick Deane on July 18, 2011 at 2:47PM Comments (4)

Last week we told you about the Marine who asked Mila Kunis to be his date to the upcoming Marine Corps Ball in November. The Friends with Benefits star agreed after some playful coercion from co-star Justin Timberlake. Not to be outdone, Corporal Kelsey De Santis then asked Timberlake to be her date to the ball and Sgt. Ray Lewis (not the football player) asked out Betty White!


'The Dark Knight Rises' Teaser Trailer: Prepare for an Epic Conclusion

By: Erik Davis on July 18, 2011 at 10:29AM Comments (21)

It has arrived! The first teaser trailer for The Dark Knight Rises is sure to send a chill throughout the body of any fan of this outstanding franchise, with the entire crew (plus more) returning for the final film of a trilogy that hasn't let anyone done yet. Check it out and let us know what you think!