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Ex Machina

Newest Ex Machina trailer looks fantastic


Mar 19
I'm the kind of jerk that always has to make some sort of "Mr. Roboto" reference every time I see a film with an advanced robot or artificial intelligence, but Ex Machina is the first film in quite a while to make me second ... read
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Domo arigato, Mister Roboto.
[This feature originally ran with the release of Pacific Rim two years ago, but with the new robot movie Chappie now hitting theaters, I figured it'd be a fun revisit!]  In honor of Pacific Rim releasing July 12, I,... read feature

Chappie Review photo
Because I'm Chappie!
I really do adore Neill Blomkamp, and his first film, District 9, in particular. Although it doesn’t have as many fans as it did back in 2009, I still hold it up as one of the most spectacular debuts in recent years. Hi... read feature

Tomorrowland Super Spot photo
I love ya, Tomorrow
Through its trailers and how little story we've been given so far, Tomorrowland is shaping up to be one of the more interesting movies this year. Like Pirates of the Caribbean, it's a film adapted from Disney parks, but unli... read feature

Terminator Super Spot photo
Don't live today for tomorrow like you were immortal
This Super Bowl spot for Terminator: Genisys may take a bit of footage from the first (hilariously convoluted) trailer, but there's a bit at the end that I'm most excited for. Also, it's really hard looking at this newest po... read feature

Chappie Trailer photo
Chappie Trailer

Second Chappie trailer has robots and robot accessories


Jan 14
Neill Blomkamp always makes some interesting, if not always entertaining, science fiction, so I'm definitely curious as to where Chappie is headed. It's got ED-209s, Hugh Jackman using his natural accent for once, and Sigour... read
Chappie Trailer photo
Chappie Trailer

Trailer for Neill Blomkamp's Chappie debuts


A new AI is born.
Nov 04
This morning, the first trailer for Chappie was released, following yesterday's reveal of the movie's poster. I'm a huge fan of Neill Blomkamp's work, so I'm pretty excited about this film. Chappie is a story of the first ro... read
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Real Steel 2 in development, but not likely


There are sad fighting robots everywhere
Sep 08
As a fan and supporter of the first Real Steel I was happy to hear a while back that they were working a sequel. While the movie wasn't perfect it was just enough fun to make it worth your while and I figured that more b... read
Automata Trailer photo
Automata Trailer

First trailer for Automata features Antonio Banderas and some robots are there too


Aug 21
You ever watch I, Robot and wonder to yourself "Man, if only this movie had more Antonio Banderas?" Then you should really paying attention to Automata. Taking place 30 years in the future, Automata is in the cusp of a ... read
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The Breaking of Optimus Prime


Jul 03
[Flixist community member Fengor wrote up an awesome piece examining the characterization of Optimus Prime in Transformers: Age of Extinction, check it out! Did you see the new Transformers? What did you think? If you want yo... read
Trans4mers Art photo
Trans4mers Art

Check out this cool Transformers: Age of Extinction Dinobot art


Jul 01
As bad as Transformers: Age of Extinction is, it has a few saving graces. One of them is the cuddly, yet super spiky looking Dinobots. Since the first trailer, the film had been hyping up the appearance of these fan favorite ... read
Pacific Rim 2 photo
Miracles do happen
It seems that Guillermo Del Toro has made everyone's wishes come true and then some. When Pacific Rim failed to be a truly massive hit it was unclear if we'd ever see more, but now according to the above video we'll see... read feature

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See Transformers: Age of Extinction early and free


Washington DC screening
Jun 23
Been wishing that you could see giant robots turn into dinosaurs, but were tired of having to see Shia LeBuffy in order to see any sort of action like that? Have we got the solution for you. Transformers: Age of Extinction is... read
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Del Toro writing Pacific Rim 2 right now


Still no money to actually make it
Jun 09
At ATX this weekend Guiellermo Del Toro made fans of his Pacific Rim a little excited as he announced that he's working on the sequel's with The Incredible Hulk writer Zak Penn script as if he already had funding fo... read
Trans4mers photo
Trans4mers

Transformers: Age of Extinction gets adorable propaganda


May 28
While a viral "propaganda" marketing campaign may not be the most original (Carrie, District 9 instantly come to mind as recent examples), I still like to see it. Three years after the events of the third film, Dark of the Mo... read
Trans4mers Trailer photo
Trans4mers Trailer

Second Transformers: Age of Extinction trailer has explosions


May 15
I'm a little more excited for Transformers: Age of Extinction thanks to this trailer because, much like the rest of the series, this looks like a whole lot of fun hooey. Giant snail ships, face cannons, fire breath, Stanley ... read
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New Transformers 4 images give us Optimus Prime and Bumblebee


Optimus gets all Shawshank on us
May 12
Images from Transformers 4: Age of Extinction are all over the damn place, but we pretty much had to share this one because of the absolutely ridiculous yet awesome picture of Optimus Prime on his knees shouting at ... read
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Tran5formers

Transformers 5 probably happening in 2017


Is it Tran5formers or Transformer5?
Apr 07
With Transformers: Age of Extinction looking to reboot the Transformers series, and with it most likely making lots of money, it's sadly natural that the follow up would already be discussed. According to some leaked toy docu... read
Trans4mers SB Spot photo
You've got dinosaurs in my robots! You've got robots in my dinosaurs!
Folks, this might be the Transformers movie we've all been waiting for. While this official Super Bowl spot is short, it gives us more information than we can handle. In fact, this looks like a completely different series. G... read feature

Trans4mers photo
Trans4mers

Michael Bay doesn't apologize for the Transformers movies


Also information on when we'll get our first Transf4mers footage.
Dec 06
Remember Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen? Neither do I. But apparently Michael Bay does. It all started when Yahoo visited the set of Transformers: Age of Extinction, and Michael Bay reportedly stated that the fourth film... read
Trans4mers photo
Trans4mers

Optimus looks weird in Transformers: Age of Extinction


Optimus whas a happa to ya?
Nov 25
Ever since Trans4mers officially became Transformers: Age of Extinction, we've been waiting for our first look at one of them fancy automatons. We've gotten images of the shiny new cars, shiny new cast, shiny new Michael Bay,... read
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RoboCop Trailer 3

International trailer for RoboCop answers a big question


At least it's not a suit.
Nov 21
While the other two trailers for RoboCop didn't exactly light the world on fire with their generic overtones, this international trailer for the film at least answers a big question I've had with the upcoming reboot. Is Murp... read
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Not Terminator 5

Terminator reboot testing fine women for Sarah Connor


Brie Larson, Emilia Clarke, and Brie Larson? Oh myyyy.
Nov 12
Now that Terminator 5 is officially a reboot of the series coming in 2015 (along with everything else ever) with Arnold Schwarzenegger signed on as a T-800 again, it's time for the cast to be narrowed down as well. According ... read
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New RoboCop trailer expands on story


Nov 07
The original trailer for the reboot of RoboCop left us scratching our heads a bit. It looked promising, but it also left us with a lot of questions. This newer one answers plenty of them, and actually succeeds at gettin... read
Trans4mers Toys photo
Trans4mers Toys

Toy list names Transformers: Age of Extinction characters


The Dinobots and [spoiler redacted]!!!
Nov 06
Thanks to Hasbro creating a new line of toy robots to release alongside each and every Transformers movie, it was only a matter of time before we'd get the skinny on which giant robots are punching other giant robots in the f... read
Twilight 5 Baby Drama photo
Twilight 5 Baby Drama

Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2 could have been worse


See the video of the terrifyingly awful "baby"
Nov 05
Back when I reviewed The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, I admired the saga's balance of tones (I gave the film a 75, and still stand by it to this day) but I absolutely hated the film's cheap CG effects. For the first ... read
Trans4mers photo
Trans4mers

Toy reveals Optimus Prime's new Age of Extinction look


That's...just...prime...
Oct 11
While Michael Bay is content to show off pictures of himself and the human cast rather than the robots for the upcoming Transformers: Age of Extinction, Hasbro has jumped the gun a little and revealed one of those precious, p... read
Trans4mers photo
Trans4mers

Transformers: Age of Extinction photo has a funky bunch


But still no robots :(
Sep 30
This newest photo from the set of Transformers: Age of Extinction may not be the most exciting follow up to the amazingly poignant photo of Michael Bay, but showing off Marky Mark and his Funky Bunch (fellow co-stars Nicola P... read
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New Transformers 4 image epitomizes Michael Bay


Sep 26
If you were to take one picture and say it summarized Michael Bay's entire existence it would probably be this one. Bay shared the picture from the upcoming Transformers 4: Age of Extinction on his site and as you can se... read
RoboCop  photo
RoboCop

First RoboCop poster looks Dredd-ful


But shiny.
Sep 13
Remember when the first trailer for the RoboCop remake came out and I thought it looked like Dredd? Well the first official poster for the film isn't really helping matters much. It's the "all black" look of the new RoboCop t... read
Robocop photo
RoboCop gets a new coat of paint.
Ever since the first set photos of the new RoboCop's armor leaked onto the Internet, Flixist has been in a state of somewhat worry. Max thought the armor looked okay, but most of us were a little taken aback by the sleeker l... read feature

Trans4mers photo
Dinobots in disguise
Transfomers: Dark of the Moon may not have been the best thing since, uh, Dark Side of the Moon, but it performed well enough to justify a sequel. But what can Trans4mers, now officially titled Transformers: Age of Extinction... read feature







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