Posts tagged with "Gareth Edwards"

The name of the first Star Wars stand-alone film is…

The name of the first Star Wars stand-alone film is…
Rogue One. Curious, no? The news was a part of a handful of announcements from Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger during a shareholders meeting at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. Rogue One is the first of several spin-off Star Wars movies outside of the upcoming trilogy of Star Wars films. It’s set to be directed by Gareth Edwards of Monsters and Godzilla (2014) fame from a script by Chris Weltz (who wrote the upcoming live-action... 

Godzilla 2: Rodhan, Mothra and King Ghidorah Will Appear in Monster Sequel

Godzilla 2: Rodhan, Mothra and King Ghidorah Will Appear in Monster Sequel
Calling all Gojira fans! At their San Diego Comic-Con panel, Legendary Pictures announced that Gareth Edwards will be returning to direct a sequel to his Godzilla film. While he was not at the panel in person, Edwards was shown in a video from San Francisco joking that he was there to “rebuild” the city, after Godzilla had destroyed it. After this, Thomas Tull took to the stage and introduced a Monarch video. The video revealed newsreel footage,... 

Raindance 30 Minute Film School at the MCM London Comic Con

Raindance 30 Minute Film School at the MCM London Comic Con
Taking to the VidFest stage at Sunday’s MCM London Comic Con, writer, producer and Raindance Film Festival founder Elliot Grove offered his advice to budding movie-makers on how to get their films in front of audiences. As film-lovers filled the VidFest area, Grove threw out questions to find out what kinds of people were making up his audience in terms of interests and talents. He soon established that the room was full of aspiring actors,... 

Warner Bros and Legendary in Talks for Godzilla Sequel

Warner Bros and Legendary in Talks for Godzilla Sequel
  After the massive success of Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla over the weekend, Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures have now announced that plans are underway for a sequel to the movie. Since opening on Thursday last week, the film has already racked up nearly $200 million in the box office worldwide. Despite criticism from some quarters, it has been generally well-received, particularly by Godzilla fans. Said Legendary’s president and... 

“The arrogance of man is thinking nature is in our control”: Godzilla Review

“The arrogance of man is thinking nature is in our control”: Godzilla Review
More than living up to the promises of its trailers, Gareth Edwards’s Godzilla is almost overpoweringly tense and suspenseful, but in the year that marks the 60th anniversary of cinema’s most iconic dinosaur, why is now the right time for a new take on the Godzilla story? Since the release of the first Godzilla film by Japanese studio Toho in 1954, the eponymous “monster” has spawned an incredible legacy including numerous TV and... 

Win A Monster Godzilla Goody Bag! (Update)!

Win A Monster Godzilla Goody Bag! (Update)!
This competition is now closed and the winner is Carolne Clark. Congratulations Carolne! To celebrate the release of GODZILLA, in cinemas May 15, we’re giving one lucky person the chance to win a monster Godzilla goody bag including rechargeable Motorola two way radio sets & magnets, backpack, hoody and his and her t-shirts! Four runners up will also win a goody bag containing a hoody, collector pins & a t-shirt. An epic rebirth to Toho’s... 

The Tension Builds In Official International Japanese Trailer For Godzilla

The Tension Builds In Official International Japanese Trailer For Godzilla
WARNING: POSSIBLE SPOILERS AHEAD: It’s almost two weeks until Gareth Edwards‘ upcoming science fiction, monster blockbuster Godzilla hits the big screen worldwide. As if the tension and hype for the film wasn’t already high enough, now a new international Japanese trailer has been released. This latest trailer seems to be focusing on one thing: The build up of the monster, and it is handled perfectly. To those who’ve seen... 

Emotions Run High in Warner Bros’ Extended Godzilla Trailer

Emotions Run High in Warner Bros’ Extended Godzilla Trailer
As the movie’s May release date approaches, a new, extended trailer for Gareth Edwards‘ upcoming Godzilla film has been released. The latest trailer focuses a little more on the personal story of nuclear scientist Joe Brody than those we’ve seen so far, which essentially means that there’s a lot of Bryan Cranston getting very emotional (no bad thing). In this trailer, Brody (Cranston) does some angry, frustrated shouting,... 

New Footage in International Trailer for Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla

New Footage in International Trailer for Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla
Warner Bros. UK have released a new international trailer for Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla. One could argue that there is not a lot of difference from the full trailer that appeared a few weeks back, but there are a few (some would argue important) new shots here. We see the characters Ford and Elle Brody (Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen respectively) sharing a scene together, as well as Daisuke Serizawa (Ken Watanabe) and Admiral Stenz (David... 

“You have no idea what’s coming” – Godzilla Previews and Gareth Edwards Q&A

“You have no idea what’s coming” – Godzilla Previews and Gareth Edwards Q&A
At 25 past 11, after a few moments of looking rather lost in London’s swanky May Fair Hotel, the various members of the press and special guests are finally allowed through to a reserved room for a specially laid-on brunch. We’re here to see some world-exclusive footage of Warner Bros‘ and Legendary‘s brand new Godzilla movie ahead of its release (the film yet remains unfinished), as well as the opportunity to quiz its director,... 
Copyright © 2014 MCM BUZZ – Movies, TV, Comics, Gaming, Anime, Cosplay News & Reviews