The Lion Goes To China

Source: Yahoo Entertainment News Written By: Jonathan Landreth “Narnia” gets China’s nod for spring run Disney will release “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” this spring in China, a company spokesman said Thursday, making the family fantasy the third Hollywood film accepted by Beijing for 2006. “Narnia” is likely to […]

EW Misquotes Whedon On Serenity/Firefly

Source: FireflyDVD.com Submitted by: Sevens Joss misquoted – States he is not turning his back on Firefly ‘verse It appears Joss Whedon was misquoted in Entertainment Weekly concerning the demise of the Firefly/Serenity ‘verse. Joss was simply pointing out that the movie Serenity is done and he’s moving on to other projects. Joss posted these […]

TOP 25 Sci-Fi Films of All-Time

Source: FilmForce Submitted by: Lesmond IGN Film Force has chosen their pick for the best of the best in science fiction cinematography since movie-making began. See if you agree with their findings. Throughout the month of January 2006 we want all our readers and listeners of Slice of SciFi to send in what you would […]

“Future” Rumor Put To Rest

Source: BTTF.com Guest Contributor: Trek Dude Michael J. Fox has no plans to rev up the time-traveling Delorean one more time for a Back To The Future-4 feature. This rumor had been flying around for awhile now and was put in print by the ContactMusic.com site that loves to spread these kinds of rumors. That […]

Watching Watchmen

Source: Variety Submitted by: Kyle Nin Alan Moore’s Hugo Award winning graphic novel Watchmen has finally found a studio home. It has jumped from Paramount to NBC Universal and now has landed in the lap of Warner Bros. However, once Warner gets its writing and directing team ducks all in a row, Paramount does have […]

Adios Firefly…. Fond Adieu Serenity

Rumor has it that Entertainment Weekly Magazine Edition #855 due out on 12-23-2005 has Joss Whedon saying adios to Firefly. Due to Serenity’s lackluster worldwide box office showing the magazine quotes Whedon as saying, “In the end, it was what it was a tough sell.” Concerning the movie and a possible sequel? “I have closure,” […]

Walking The Line Into Family Troubles

Source: Variety Reese Witherspoon, fresh off her Golden Globe nomination for “Walk the Line” is gearing up to tackle the unexplained. She will star in and produce Don Winston’s script of “Our Family Troubles.” Witherspoon plays a young mother who begins to question her own sanity after returning to her Tennessee family home only to […]

King Kong Opens to Just $9.7 Million

Variety reports that Peter Jackson’s King Kong opened well below Universal’s hopes and industry expectations with $9.7 million domestically on Wednesday. That’s about half of the opening day take of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring four years ago, which the studio reportedly said was a comparable film. I’m not too […]

Bonus Material For UK ‘Serenity’ Fans

Source: Digital Spy Submitted by: Sevens Joss Whedon’s ‘sci-fi western’ Serenity will be released on DVD on February 27 in the UK, with more bonus features than its Region 1 counterpart. Empire Online reveals today that UK fans will be treated to a 20-minute documentary of which American buyers are to be deprived. Entitled A […]

“Ghost Rider” Wheels Into 2007

Source: Variety Submitted by: Kyle Nin The Nicolas Cage vehicle “Ghost Rider” has lost its coveted Summer 2006 release slot. Sony Pictures’ reason for bumping Rider was to allow for an unfettered release of its highly anticipated “The DaVinci Code” starring multi-oscar winner Tom Hanks. “Ghost Rider” will now go to theaters on February 16, […]

New Da Vinci Code Trailer Deciphered!

Source: Coming Soon Columbia Pictures has brought online the first full-length trailer for The Da Vinci Code, from director Ron Howard and writer Akiva Goldsman, who last teamed-up on Oscar-winner A Beautiful Mind. You can watch the trailer at Apple in High Definition QuickTime and regular QuickTime formats! The film is based on Dan Brown’s […]

Adrian Lester Joins Spider-Man 3

Source: Coming Soon Submitted by: Kyle Nin UK’s What’s on TV magazine reports that “Hustle” and “The Day After Tomorrow” star Adrian Lester will join Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst in Spider-Man 3. “I’ll be going straight from promoting Hustle to filming Spider-Man 3,” he said. “I haven’t even had a script yet. All I […]

Ghost Writer

Source: The Hollywood Reporter Submitted by: Kyle Nin David Boreanaz (Angel, Bones) is teaming up with actor/director Alan Cummings (X-Men 2) in a new dark comedy entitled, “Suffering Man’s Chartity.” Cummings will be helming the film as well. Boreanaz is an unsuccessful writer that is killed by Cumming’s character. Soon afterward Cummings discovers Boreanaz’s unpublished […]

Del Toro Will Be HALO’s Director

Peter Jackson has chosen Guillermo Del Toro (Hellboy & Blade II) to helm the HALO movie. The rumors were confirmed this week. Currently Del Toro is busy with two projects, Hellboy, the sequel and Pan’s Labyrinth, the Spanish language film (El Laberinto Del Fauno).

Outback Thriller

Source: ComingSoon.net and IMDB Submitted by: Kyle Nin The Thrill Is In The Hunt A chilling, factually-based, story of three road-trippers in remote Australia who are plunged into danger when they accept help from a friendly local.