We already knew that Marvel Studios and Warner Bros. were scaling back on the big movie presentations, but I’m pretty sure that the majority of us were still hoping for a surprise of some sort. A last minute panel for The Avengers? An early look at The Dark Knight Rises or Man of Steel perhaps? Nope! While there are a fair few decent panels, and plenty on offer for TV fans, the usually awesome last Sunday of the event looks set to be a quiet news day here on CBM!
SUNDAY, JULY 24
10:00-11:00 Archaia Entertainment and The Jim Henson Company: The Early Works of Jim Henson Screening with Special Tale of Sand Discussion
Jim Henson was a creative genius responsible for some of the most iconic properties today, including The Muppets, Fraggle Rock, and The Dark Crystal. But what was he like leading up to that success? Archaia and The Jim Henson Company explore his early works and creative process, complete with archival, rarely seen footage, brought to you by Henson archivist Karen Falk. Then, get an advance look at Tale of Sand, the new original graphic novel coming in September, based on a never-before-seen screenplay written by Jim Henson and his longtime collaborator, Jerry Juhl. Falk, Archaia editor-in-chief Stephen Christy, and A Tale of Sand artist Ram
While you may argue the merit of the Twilight saga of films, and many certainly have up to this point, you certainly can’t argue that they know how to take care of their fans when it comes to the special edition DVD’s they release. In an age of penny pinching by studios
This week on the noob news podcast, Richard and Christian discuss the leading candidates to replace Brandon Routh as superman, news and notes on gran turismo’s November release, as well as top to bottom coverage of all the 2010 holiday movie releases. all this and much, much more on this episode of the noob news.
Recently images and details were released about the upcoming superherovideo gamecalled Captain America: Super Soldier which is being developed by Sega. To our great luck, the first little “trailer” has been released now.
Emma Stone has been cast as the female lead in the upcoming Spider-Man film from Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios, it was announced today by Amy Pascal, co-chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment and Matt Tolmach, president of Columbia Pictures.Stone has been tapped for the role of Gwen Stacy opposite Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker. The film, to be directed by Marc Webb from a screenplay by James Vanderbilt and produced by Avi Arad and Laura Ziskin, will begin production in December and will be released in theaters nationwide in 3D on July 3, 2012.
The casting continues an association between Sony Pictures Entertainment and the actress, who previously starred in Superbad, The House Bunny, and Zombieland, all for Columbia Pictures; she may currently be seen in Screen Gems
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This week on The Noob News Richard and Christian discuss the glut of sequels and remakes strangling the life out of Hollywood’s creativity, why Avatar was the longest movie ever made (even though it really wasn’t) as well as how we may possibly be living in the alternate reality experienced by Marty McFly in back to the future 2 plus much much more.
Also Christian talks about going to the ITVFest and his favorite show there, The Super Man.