Feb 012016

To hell with that idiotic football game or the inconsiderate followers of said football game who can’t resist flooding everyone’s Facebook and Twitter feeds when they should be watching the f**king game instead; and to hell with The Walking Dead, too. (Yes, I went there.) It’s DEADPOOL MONTH! Oh, right, there’s a romance-related thing this month, too. Whatever. DEADPOOL!

RCA is releasing UHD Android TVs
Sony is releasing an ultra-short throw projector
Cult classic Labyrinth is reported to be getting a reboot…
…except that the writer vehemently denies that it’s a reboot
Star Wars: Episode VIII pushed back until December 2017
Disney and the toy companies were completely wrong about Rey
VFX breakdown of Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Conversation with Lucasfilm VFX supervisors
Conversation with The Force Awakens on-set VFX supervisors
More on the VFX for The Force Awakens
That instant bread wasn’t CGI but rather a practical effect
Abu Dhabi creates a giant Starkiller base
How actors are nominated for the Oscars
Academy board endorses changes to increase diversity
Gwendolyn Christie will be in the next Star Wars movie
The Force Awakens might be released on Blu-ray in April
VFX breakdown for The Martian
Popeye reboot gets T.J. Fixman as its writer
Jerry Bruckheimer is still pushing for Top Gun 2
The Mummy remake is pushed back to June 9, 2017
Star Trek gets a 50th anniversary convention in New York City
Blade Runner 2 will start filming in July
A tribute to 70mm projection of The Hateful Eight
WB makes Wonder Woman and Justice League Part One release dates
A first look at Wonder Woman
– Trailer: Suicide Squad
Jumanji and Spider-Man dates get shifted
Spider-Man will be released in IMAX 3D
The new Fast and Furious will be called Fast 8
Fast 8 filming will create the largest explosion in Iceland
Flash Gordon reboot gets a new screenwriter
Bruce Willis will have more than endcap scenes in Die Hard: Year One
Not surprisingly, Deadpool will not be shown in China
10 Cloverfield Lane will be a “blood relative” of Cloverfield
Ridley Scott is going for “a pretty hard R” for Alien: Convenant
Assassin’s Creed wraps up filming
Quentin Tarantino and Paul Thomas Anderson love talking about 70mm film
The DeLorean DMC-12 will be built again as a replica starting in 2017