“Astro Boy” Poster Revealed


Cinematical has revealed the final poster for the upcoming big-screen animated feature, “AstroBoy.” The movie hits theaters on October 24 and is based on the manga and anime franchise of the same name, takes place in the futuristic Metro City. Dr. Tenma, a brilliant scientist, creates a young robot boy in the image of his […]

Goyer: “Magneto” Moving Forward


After “X-Men 2,” 20th Century Fox appeared eager to spin-off the mutant franchise into as many sequels and spin-offs as possible. For a long time, there were two X-related movies on the horizon, both dealing with the origins of two popular characters–Magneto and Wolverine. Wolverine got his big-screen origin movie first. Now it appears Magneto […]

Green Arrow Sidekick Could Appear on “Smallville”


With news that Metallo and possibly the Wonder Twins might crop up on “Smallville” this year, you wonder who else from the D.C. Universe the popular series could include. According to KryptonSite, a version of Green Arrow’s sidekick Speedy could be making her “Smallville” debut in the November episode “Crossfire.” Speedy could be the female […]

“Avatar” Tickets Already On Sale

If you’re eager to see James Cameron’s new movie, “Avatar,” the good news is you can guarantee you’ll get in an opening day right now. Midnight tickets for the opening of the film are already on sale. Yes, you read that right–a movie that doesn’t open for four months is already selling advance tickets. And […]

NASA To Test New Moon Rocket


NASA will test the latest generation of its new Ares moon rocket today, reports USA Today. The first stage will be tested will be mounted horizontally and while it will be put through a series of tests, it will never leave the ground. The same may be true for its ever being used to send […]

“True Blood” Keeps Topping Itself (Ratings Wise)


HBO’s summer series “True Blood,” is a hit.   The drama keeps raising the bar for ratings as the run up to the second season finale continues. This week’s episode drew 5.3 million viewers for HBO, topping the record it set just last week.  Last week, the drama saw 4.5 million viewers tune in. HBO has […]

Update: Fox NOT Cast As Catwoman

Warner Brothers was quick to deny the rumor that actress Megan Fox has been cast as Catwoman for the upcoming Batman movie. A studio representative told People.com, “It’s rumor. It’s not true. There is no script. There is no project to be cast in.” The rumor began yesterday when British tabloid The Sun reported that […]

Final Crichton Novel Gets Movie Deal


Author Michael Crichton’s final novel, “Pirate Latitudes” won’t hit stores until November, but the film already has a green light for a movie version. And the film will serve as a reunion for Crichton and Steven Spielberg, according to USA Today. Spielberg has signed on to serve as the producer for the upcoming project and […]

Australian Economy Could Delay “Green Lantern”

The global economic downturn is affect everyone–even Hollywood. And it may lead to a delay in the highly-anticipated Green Lantern movie. According to Production Weekly, the film may be delayed due to the financial climate in Australia. The film is due to film in Australia. “[‘Green Lantern’s’] proposed Australian shoot is understood to be under […]

Wil Wheaton Guests on Tonight’s “Leverage”


While TNT’s hit series “Leverage” isn’t exactly a genre show, tonight’s episode will feature a guest star turn by friend of Farpoint Media, Wil Wheaton. Wheaton, who is best known for his work on “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” will make a guest appearance on this evening’s episode. “Leverage” is an action series about a […]

Todd McFarlane Wants to Remake “Wizard of Oz”


And it’s official.  There are no movies too big or too iconic to be remade. Todd McFarlane, creator of the Spawn comic books, says he is working with Basil Iwanyk to produce a new version of “The Wizard of Oz.” McFarlane says the new version will be closer to the original source material by L. […]