Movie Blog Archives - March 2012

March 2012 Archive

Watch: New 'Snow White and the Huntsman' Trailer and Full WonderCon Panel

By: Derrick Deane on March 19, 2012 at 12:48PM Comments (4)

With only a few months to go before Snow White and the Huntsman hits theaters, Universal paired the movie with Battleship as part of their WonderCon panel this past weekend. Watch the new trailer as well as the full WonderCon panel.


Weekend Roundup: 'Hunger Games,' 'Prometheus,' 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' and more Must-See Videos

By: Sean OConnell on March 18, 2012 at 7:09PM Comments

WonderCon kept the major Hollywood studios busy over the weekend, meaning a ton of great early footage reached the Internet while you were away from your desk. Never fear. The latest from The Hunger Games, Prometheus, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter and more can be found here in one handy-dandy post. 


WonderCon: 'Spider-Man,' 'Battleship,' 'Prometheus' and More!

By: Derrick Deane on March 17, 2012 at 9:43PM Comments (1)

Movie studios took over the Ballroom on Day 2, with Sony's panel of Resident Evil 5, Looper and The Amazing Spider-Man easily being the crowd favorite. Universal's Battleship also won some points and the crowd roared with approval following the new Prometheus trailer. Here's what else went down...


WonderCon: 'The Hobbit,' '21 Jump Street' Highlight First Day

By: Derrick Deane on March 16, 2012 at 8:33PM Comments

Day one of WonderCon is in the books. The day featured panels for The Hobbit and 21 Jump Street as well as a trip to an always amusing and very popular Con event. Here's our full report...


Five SXSW Films You Absolutely Must See (and When They're Coming to a Theater Near You)

By: Sean OConnell on March 16, 2012 at 5:10PM Comments

This year's South By Southwest film festival has drawn to a close. Of the 132 films screened, we single out five can't-miss movies (and tell you when they'll reach your local multiplex).  


You Love the '80s? Check out This Exclusive Filmmakers' Playlist for Drafthouse Films' Super Radical and Awesome 'The FP'

By: cwalton on March 16, 2012 at 1:01PM Comments

Ever wondered what a combination of Escape from New York, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Warriors, 8 Mile, Back to the Future, and every other cool movie from the '80s and beyond would look like? Then you're in for a treat with the just-released Drafthouse Films' project The FP ...


'The Hunger Games' Hits IMAX for One Week Only

By: Lizerne Guiting on March 16, 2012 at 12:00PM Comments (24)

Hunger GamesIf you're considering watching The Hunger Games in IMAX to experience the Capitol's arena in maximum proportions, you'll only have one week to do it. What say you, Hunger Games fans? Are you planning on taking advantage of this limited engagement?


Sequels: 'Home Alone 5,' 'The Cat in the Hat' Gets Animated and 'Jurassic Park' Returns in 3D

By: Derrick Deane on March 15, 2012 at 3:58PM Comments (9)

Things may not be progressing on the Jurassic Park IV front, so Universal has decided to re-release the first movie in 3D. The studio is also developing a 3D CG-animated Cat in the Hat movie, thanks to the success of The Lorax. Additionally, ABC Family is reviving the Home Alone franchise with a fifth movie.


Trailers: Kate Hudson in 'Heaven,' Johnny Depp's 'Dark Shadows,' and Behind the Scenes at 'Comic Con'

By: Derrick Deane on March 15, 2012 at 3:24PM Comments (4)

Today brings new trailers for the Kate Hudson/Gael Garcia Bernal romantic dramedy A Little Bit of Heaven and our first look at Johnny Depp in Dark Shadows. Also, Morgan Spurlock meets a behind the scenes look his Comic Con themed documentary, Comic Con: Episode IV. Take a look inside!


The Five: Bro-mantic Cop Couples '21 Jump Street' Clearly Adores

By: Sean OConnell on March 15, 2012 at 12:31PM Comments (11)

21 Jump Street stars Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum aren't the first buddy-cop couple, and they certainly won't be the last. But are they one of the best? Find out as we rank our five favorite mismatched law enforcers.



What to Look for as Studios Invade Anaheim for WonderCon this Weekend

By: Derrick Deane on March 15, 2012 at 11:40AM Comments

Comic Con may still be a few months away, but the next best thing, WonderCon, takes over Anaheim this weekend. Check out some of the movie related events, including panels featuring Universal, FOX and Sony films as well as other events worth checking out at the annual springtime gathering of comic book fans.


Cast of 'The Hunger Games' Discuss Characters in Behind the Scenes Featurette

By: Derrick Deane on March 15, 2012 at 11:04AM Comments (1)

Check out this behind the scenes featurette for The Hunger Games which features interviews with Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Wes Bentley, Lenny Kravitz and Elizabeth Banks (in full Effie make-up and costume). the cast talks about their characters, their reactions to the books and more.


New Japanese Avengers Trailer Is Packed with New Footage

By: Derrick Deane on March 15, 2012 at 10:41AM Comments (1)

On the eve of WonderCon, a new Japanese trailer for The Avengers has appeared online and instead of the same old footage we've been seeing for the past couple months, this trailer is packed with tons of new stuff. Stuff like our first look at Hawkeye actually speaking, Thor vs. Captain America, a giant airship and much more.


'John Carter': A Lesson in Creativity

By: Tara McNamara on March 15, 2012 at 10:02AM Comments (3)

Like many adults, my mind isn’t the imagination highway it once was. Too much life experience, reality and socialization has limited my brain to rule out the notion that Max Steel may time travel to 3030 to fight an underwater giraffe army off the coast of Arizona. John Carter is one of those films that inspires meaningful innovation in kids.


Whitney Houston's 'The Bodyguard' Coming Back to Theaters. Which Films Would You Like to See on the Big Screen Again?

By: Sean OConnell on March 15, 2012 at 8:48AM Comments (5)

The Bodyguard returns to theaters for one night only, celebrating the film's 20th anniversary and also giving Whitney Houston fans a chance to remember the late artist. It's also part of a growing trend to bring classic films back to theaters for a limited engagement. Which film should be next?


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