Posts tagged "Guillermo del Toro"

Ryan Gosling Talks ‘Lost River’ at SXSW, Eva Mendes and Esmeralda, Detroit Arrest, and Those ‘Hey Girl’ Memes

Ryan Gosling attended the annual South by Southwest Festival this week for his latest film and directorial debut, Lost River.

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / March 14, 2015

You’ve Got To See the Beautiful Trailer for ‘The Book of Life’

This trailer, released today, is our first look at the beautiful animation in The Book of Life. The computer-animated film will probably be even more stunning when it’s released in 3D this October.

By: Robert Kessler / May 29, 2014

Guillermo del Toro Re-Imagines ‘The Simpsons’ Opening Credits for Halloween

It isn’t the first time The Simpsons has handed its now-iconic opening credits to someone else for re-interpretation (most notably Banksy’s), but this is certainly the most elaborate. For “Treehouse of Horror XXIV” (yeah, you’re old) Guillermo del Toro turned the couch gag into a nearly three minute celebration of all things horror. Seriously, there are…

By: Robert Kessler / October 3, 2013

Tom Hiddleston to Replace Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘Crimson Peak’

In what essentially constitutes the juncture of Tumblr’s favorite things, both Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Hiddleston find themselves in one news story today. That news story being that Hiddleston has been tapped to replace Cumberbatch in Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak.

By: Robert Kessler / September 6, 2013

Monster Mayhem Ensues In Brand New Footage From ‘Pacific Rim’

Guillermo del Toro is a mad man and the world is better because of him.

No other director of our time would come up with, let alone convince a major movie studio to invest in, a movie that is essentially an amalgamation of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Godzilla. If you haven’t…

By: Jason Marshall / June 29, 2013

Go Inside Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Torture Machine’ in This ‘Pacific Rim’ Featurette

Pacific Rim master Guillermo del Toro really made the blockbuster for the kid in all of us.

“The action in the movie is what you would’ve dreamt to see when you were 11 years old. It is really a great adventure movie,” the director says in a new featurette released by Warner Bros.

By: Peggy Truong / June 1, 2013

Here Are All the Monsters and Robots in the New ‘Pacific Rim’ Trailer

There’s another new trailer for Guillermo Del Toro’s upcoming Pacific Rim and it’s clear this film has a very simple formula: big monsters fighting bigger robots. And we can’t wait.

The film is about a mysterious monster that comes from the bottom of the Pacific and attacks cities in the U.S., the Philippines and…

By: Robert Kessler / May 16, 2013

Emma Watson Rumbles With Rumplestiltskin? (PHOTOS)

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters is being released this weekend, transforming the classic fairy tale into action-packed adventure. The film follows in the footsteps of such projects as Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, which found America’s 14th president battling bloodsuckers — and not the ones in Congress! — and falls in line with a spate of…

By: Todd Gilchrist / January 24, 2013

Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s Porn Addiction Comedy Coming to Theaters

Emma Stone is going to have some company in Guillermo Del Toro’s upcoming haunted house thriller, Crimson PeakSons of Anarchy star Charlie Hunnam is in early talks to reunite with his Pacific Rim director for the Legendary Pictures release. Story details are being kept top-secret, but we do know that this Gothic horror film is set in London and is aiming to…

By: Phil Pirrello / January 22, 2013

‘Mama’: How Scary is Jessica Chastain’s New Horror Movie?

Mama won’t just scare you, it will f!@k you up for life.

That’s what the critics are saying about the new horror film from producer Guillermo Del Toro.

January is traditionally one of the worst months for fans in search of good movies, especially in the horror genre. But Mama, starring…

By: Phil Pirrello / January 17, 2013

Emma Stone Set for New Horror Movie; Bradley Cooper Leads a ‘Dark Invasion’

Emma Stone, scream queen? We’ll allow it. On Tuesday, the Gangster Squad actress was in talks to headline director Guillermo Del Toro’s new haunted house thriller, Crimson Peak. Story specifics are top secret, but we do know that the film is a gothic romance set at the turn of a century, which takes place in the titular house…

By: Phil Pirrello / January 16, 2013

Angelina Jolie Joins ‘Unbroken’; Vin Diesel’s ‘Riddick’ Gets a Release Date

When athlete Louis Zamperini overcame all odds to qualify for the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, you might think that emerging with an impressive enough time to earn the attention of Hitler himself (whose personal flag Zamperini later stole) would be the ending of an odd, though inspirational, story. But no. Moreover, you’d think that after…

By: Todd Gilchrist / December 19, 2012

Mark Wahlberg to Produce Hacker Movie; Emily Blunt Up for Role in Johnny Depp’s ‘Transcendence’

Apparently “hacking” is still a thing Hollywood wants to make movies about. Mark Wahlberg is set to produce a movie about computer hacking for Universal, with a script from writer Jonathan Herman. The yet-untitled film “centers on an anonymous, ruthless, highly-skilled hacker who targets the student body of a large suburban high school.”…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 13, 2012

‘Rise of the Guardians’ Producer Guillermo del Toro on Making an Animated ‘Avengers’

If you’ve seen the trailer for Rise of the Guardians then you’ve seen a Santa that looks  like a Russian wrestler, an Easter Bunny who’s a dead-eye with a boomerang and human-hummingbird hybrid with a jones for baby teeth as they join together to fight an otherworldly force of evil.

No, this isn’t…

By: Celebuzz / November 22, 2012