Fall Is In the Air

Whether it was the hint of fall in the air this weekend, the horrendous fires in California, or the desire to hit yourself in the head with a skillet over the crazy college football outcome on Saturday……whatever the reason, this weekend’s box office was skimpy and lackluster. Leading the pack was the new vampire chiller […]

Paula Peril Movie Website Now Open

Phoenix, Arizona – New Phoenix Filmworks announced the launch of the official movie website for “Paula Peril: Midnight is the Darkest Hour,” the first feature-length film based on the popular comic book series “The Adventures of Paula Peril.” This Website will feature cast information and behind-the-scenes photos from the production of the 1940s-styled action- adventure […]

Urban Tackles McCoy

New Zealand actor Karl Urban of “The Lord of the Rings,” “The Chronicles of Riddick” and “The Bourne Supremacy” has signed on to portray Starfleet Medical doctor Leonard “Bones” McCoy for the new Paramount Pictures “Star Trek” mega-budget feature film. Abrams had indicated that he was looking for an older than twenty-something actor to play […]

Weekend Box Office Final — October 12-14, 2007

Totals are U.S. domestic only. All SF and genre-related films are in BOLD. 1. Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married?$21,353,789Engagements:2,011 Cume: $21,353,789 2. The Game Plan………………….$11,037,505Engagements:3,128 Cume: $58,978,627 3. We Own the Night……………….$10,826,287Engagements:2,362 Cume: $10,826,287 4. Michael Clayton………………..$10,373,422Engagements:2,511 Cume: $11,450,629 5. The Heartbreak Kid………………$7,280,450Engagements:3,233 Cume: $25,856,010 6. Elizabeth: The Golden Age………..$6,153,075Engagements:2,001 Cume: $6,153,075 7. […]

Pine Decides On Kirk!

Making what is probably the wisest decision in his career, young actor Chris Pine has opted out of starring with George Clooney in “White Jazz” and will take the lead as Captain James T. Kirk for the new J.J. Abrams film “Star Trek.” “White Jazz” director Joe Carnahan, in his official blog, made it known […]

Cho Offically Sulu

I know, I know, it was reported all over the place today that John Cho is now the new Sulu, but, being the ever conscientious news service that we are, we didn’t want to report it until the scuttlebutt could be as confirmed as much as the early morning announcement from Paramount about Simon Pegg […]

BREAKING NEWS: Simon Pegg Is Scotty

Paramount Pictures has just announced that “Hot Fuzz” and “Shaun of the Dead” actor Simon Pegg is the new Montgomery “Scotty” Scott for the J.J. Abrams re-imaging of “Star Trek.” Pegg joins Leonard Nimoy, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Eric Bana and Anton Yelchin for the next film to be based of the classic Trek series. […]

Langella Gets Boxed In

The great Emmy nominated and Tony Award winning actor Frank Langella (“Superman Returns”) will be joining Cameron Diaz for the suspense horror film “The Box.” Langella will play a stranger who presents the mysterious box to Diaz’s character. When she and her husband open the box they gain instant wealth, but with one caveat — […]

The New Face of Kirk?

Written by: Samuel K. Sloan (FarPoint Media Executive News Director) Is this the new face of Captain James T. Kirk? Could be! Young actor Chris Pine, considered one of the newest and hottest tickets in the entertainment industry, is currently in negotiations to star alongside George Clooney in “White Jazz,” but even more importantly to […]

Ferrell is Lost — Say It Ain’t So!

Universal Pictures has tapped Will Ferrell to star in…..get ready for it……a big screen version of Sid & Marty Krofft’s “Land of the Lost.” Sources claim that this is one project that Ferrell has been wanting to be involved in for years and has pushed for it behind the scenes. One thing that Ferrell may […]

Bana Is Star Trek’s New Bad Guy

You can now put all the rumors aside. Russell Crowe and Gerard Butler are likely off the villain list of possible baddies for the next Star Trek film from J.J. Abrams. Enter from stage left is The Hulk himself, Eric Bana, who can soon be seen in “The Time Traveler’s Wife.” You read it right. […]