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David Goyer Pitching SANDMAN FILM Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt To Warner Bros.

David Goyer (Godzilla, Dark City) is easily one of the most successful screenwriters in the comic book film genre. He’s responsible for helping Warner Bros. reboot both DC heroes Batman (Batman Begins, Dark Knight, Dark Knight Rises) and Superman (Man of Steel) for modern audiences. He also helped Marvel as well writing the Blade trilogy. […]

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CHRISTOPHER NOLAN Explains How a 15 Minute Pitch Landed Him BATMAN BEGINS

Warner Bros has just released another juicy featurette in anticipation of The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition (the shameless marketing, it’s almost too much to bear!). This time around Christopher Nolan, Jeff Robinov, and Greg Silverman describe the origins of Batman Begins. In a very endearing anecdote, the trio of film makers explain how a short […]

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Batman’s Joe Chill Joins THOR THE DARK WORLD

Richard Brake, who fanboys will recognize as Joe Chill from Batman Begins, has jumped on the Marvel bandwagon as an undisclosed character in Thor: The Dark World. While deets have been limited, I think it’s fair to say Mr. Brake will play a seedier element of the MCU. Not to encourage the fella’s typecasting, but […]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES holds the top spot at the US Box Office

It’s the third weekend for Batman‘s latest cinematic outing, so how did DC‘s favorite billionare do?  Read on to find out. The box office titan’s weekend began by pulling in an estimated 10.4 million on Friday and concluded with an estimated 36.4 million.  In 15 days, the final Christopher Nolan directed Batman movie has pulled in […]

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THOR: THE DARK WORLD To Film In Iceland?

If this news is true, then damn…….. I love Marvel. Reliable sources of an Icelandic site called Svarthofdi (via CBM) say that the Alan Taylor-directed Thor: The Dark World will film partially in Iceland, joining other blockbuster tentpoles such as Batman Begins and Prometheus to film in the country. I have no idea of the […]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES nears $500M worldwide

The box office as a whole had a pretty bad weekend in the US.  Total revenue was down 22% from this time last year but don’t worry Batman fans, The Dark Knight Rises had a good second weekend. Here are some early preliminary details, courtesy of Deadline: …+42% from this Friday to Saturday after the London Olympics opening show had aired. TDKR‘s domestic […]

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Christian Bale is in Colorado visiting with the Victims of the Aurora Theater Shooting

After this weekend’s senseless act of violence in Aurora, Colorado the country and the world has expressed their sympathies to both the victims and their families (you can read our initial report on the shooting here). On Sunday we reported on the statements issued from Christopher Nolan, Christian Bale and Gary Oldman (you can read them here). Today […]

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Joss Whedon Reveals His Vision For A Batman Movie

Hidden amongst the huge pile of interviews with Joss Whedon, director of The Avengers, there’s this small one featuring Whedon revealing his favourite scene for his original script for a reboot of Batman. Before Nolan was hired, Whedon penned a script. Not only does his take seem completely different from Nolan’s, but it’s undeniably Whedon-esque. […]

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