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New Tomb Raider Movie Gains Notable Film Partner

More progress has been made on the forthcoming theatrical reboot of the Tomb Raider franchise.  Under the creative eye of GK Films, the latest attempt to bring Ms. Lara Croft to life now has a major distributor/backer to help bring the tomb raiding exploits to the big screen.

Small Update Given For New Tomb Raider Movie

Perhaps poised to go nowhere due to the politics of making a film and whether or not the game is truly a success, a minor update has been given concerning the new Tomb Raider movie.

After two live-action entries featuring Angelina Jolie as Lara Croft were released during the original heyday of the Tomb Raider franchise, production company GK Films announced their plans to do a new Tomb Raider movie to coincide with Square Enix’s video game reboot.

Next Resident Evil Movie Given Release Date

The sixth, and presumably last, Resident Evil movie has now been given a release date. While an official announcement has yet to be made with the typical vague PR details meant to hype things up, ShockTilYouDrop is reporting that Sony Pictures has given Resident Evil 6 a September 12, 2014 release date.

Need For Speed Movie Gains A Veteran Actor

The Need For Speed movie has gained yet another talented actor who may be familiar to those reared on superhero movies.  The Hollywood Reporter reports that veteran actor Michael Keaton will be joining the NFS in a sizeable supporting role - one that as of now doesn’t appear to be rooted in villainous origins.

World of Warcraft Movie Moves Ahead, New Director and Possible Leading Man Rumored

Hollywood’s fascination with adapting their properties into video games may have faded (as evident by the lack of a Man of Steel game), but they still have no problem dipping into the world of games to find their next big tentpole flick.  Case in point: Warner Bros. is still moving forward with a World of Warcraft movie.

Angry Birds Movie Is Still A Thing, New Creative Talent Announced

Easily put into the section of “Why is this happening?” that gamers sometimes like to go into upon hearing a piss-poor announcement, some additional details have been shared on the Angry Birds movie.  After becoming a run away success which has given Rovio a new golden goose which has enabled them to partner up with LucasArts and Star Wars for maximum cash grab potential, Angry Birds is now set on ruling the world of cinema as well.

Director & Writer Chosen For Deus Ex: Human: Revolution Movie

Making video games into movies has always been a hot item amongst Hollywood studios and producers, though in the past few months it’s almost shocking to see projects make actual headway as opposed to lingering in development hell. 

Tom Hardy Set To Portray Sam Fisher In Splinter Cell Movie

We often don’t receive a double whammy of news concerning a particular project in one day, but word has surfaced regarding the live-action Splinter Cell movie.  After learning that Ubisoft signed on writer Eric Singer (The International) to pen the Splinter Cell movie, none other than actor Tom Hardy has signed on to don the night vision goggles of Sam Fisher.

Splinter Cell Movie Moving Forward With Writer Now Attached

Ubisoft is truly serious about expanding their game properties into the realm of films as evident by the rather major, and somewhat shocking, developments surrounding the live-action adaptation of Assassin’s Creed.  Not happy with doing just one film, Ubisoft has also pursued adapting a Splinter Cell movie.  Perhaps a bit predictable in the realm of films due to other spy centric offerings (the Bourne series, 24), Ubi is serious about bringing Sam Fisher to the big screen and now they’v

Need For Speed Movie Gains Another Incredible Actor

With two cast members already aboard the film adaptation of Need For Speed, including the amazing Aaron Paul, the project has entailed the services of yet another stellar actor.  Joining the theatrical debut of the NFS series is British actor Dominic Cooper.  Best known for portraying Howard Stark in Captain America: The First Avenger, Cooper will play one of the main protagonists within the film - an update which finally gives us our first details on the plot.

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