Steven Spielberg


Steven Spielberg to direct Ready Player One

The legendary director will tackle the sci-fi adaptation
Mar 26
The Warner Bros./Village Roadshow adaptation of Ernie Cline's sci-fi novel Ready Player One just got a huge boost in credibility and visibility. Legendary director Steven Spielberg has signed on to helm the video-game fueled ... read
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American Sniper

Steven Spielberg's version of American Sniper sounds a bit better

Jan 22
When it comes to American Sniper, I've found over the last few days that it's better to tread water when criticizing. It's a shame, but I've been hit by quite a few slurs from folks that are taking the film to heart. But desp... read

Spielberg will direct a Big Friendly Giant movie

The best book-to-movie news you'll hear from me today
Apr 30
You ever hear one of those ideas that just sounds like a real slam dunk from top to bottom? Well, here's another one of those. Steven Spielberg (one of the great American filmmakers) is bringing Roald Dahl's (one of the all-t... read
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Also, George Lucas is crazy
With E3 waning, a lot of eyes have been on the gaming industry and specifically Microsoft and Sony as they fight for relevance in an every changing media landscape. And watching these monoliths fight as the AAA gaming industr... read feature

Stanley Kubrick's unmade historical epic is now Steven Spielberg's project
Napoleon was supposed to be Stanley Kubrick's follow-up to 2001: A Space Odyssey. The movie almost happened. Extensive research was done, costumes were made, the screenplay was written, locations were scouted, names were thro... read feature


Lincoln passes the 13th amendment. Again. Sort of.

Feb 19
This is history. It's not reporting on set about Megan Fox's tits or new photos from Channing Tatum's butthole salon, but this is important. Steven Spielberg's Lincoln apparently caused Mississippi to finally ratify the ... read

Mankind is safe, Robopocalypse postponed indefinitely

Jan 10
Director Steven Spielberg’s newest project, Robopocalypse, has been postponed indefinitely until further notice. This is after it has been already delayed from a 2013 release to that of a 2014 release. Spielberg’s... read

Jurassic Park 3D re-release in IMAX for one week only

Jan 09
Universal Pictures and IMAX have announced today that they will have a one-week run of director Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park in IMAX 3D starting April 5th. This will coincide with Jurassic Park 3D wide release also ... read

Peter Jackson working on Tintin sequel for 2015

Dec 13
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey comes out tomorrow, but Peter Jackson isn't ready to slow down. He's already shooting a new movie next year: a sequel to Steven Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin. Jackson served as co... read

Anne Hathaway enters the Robopocalypse

Which of the following would you most prefer? A: a puppy, B: a pretty flower from your sweetie, or C: a large, properly formatted data file?
Nov 12
Anne Hathaway is soon to grace our screens as Fantine in Les Misérables, while Steven Spielberg's biopic Lincoln is currently partying on, dudes, in New York and LA cinemas ahead of its nationwide release this Friday. ... read

Trailer: Jurassic Park 3-D

Hold onto your butts
Nov 08
Yesterday we were given the poster, and today we get the trailer. I probably find all of this irrationally exciting considering that the promos are for a movie that's twenty years old, but I really am genuinely&nbs... read

New Lincoln TV spot aired during Presidential debate

Oct 04
For those of us who missed the Presidential debate last night, it looks like we also missed out on a new TV spot for Steven Spielberg's upcoming epic Lincoln. It consists mostly of footage from the previously released traile... read
The local color behind Steven Spielberg's landmark film
This week, Titan Books released a paperback edition of Jaws: Memories from Martha's Vineyard by Matt Taylor, a beautiful coffee table book about the making of Jaws. I'd intended to write about it earlier, but it took me a whi... read feature


You hear that sound? Yep, I'm pretty sure that was Daniel Day-Lewis's Oscar win for his performance as Abraham Lincoln reaching back through time to say "YEAH BOYEEE." Indeed, it's the first trailer ever for Steven Spielberg... read feature


To celebrate E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (one of the most redundant names ever)'s 30th anniversary Blu-ray release, Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies, and Universal Pictures are showing the digital remastered version ... read feature


[UPDATE: The following statement was given by Steven Spielberg's spokesman Marvin Levy: "Neither Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, or DreamWorks Television will be optioning Mark Owen's book No Easy Day." Well, that's the... read feature


I'm gonna learn you about this Lincoln poster, boy

Aug 22
Ok, on Twitter I said I was going to write this with a bad Confederate affectation, but screw you, I'm tired. This is the first poster for Spielberg's Lincoln starring Daniel Day-Lewis as Lincoln. As we can see from this... read

Jurassic Park IV could be in theaters in 2014

Jul 23
I love dinosaurs. LOVE 'EM! So even though the last Jurassic Park film was, let's say, disappointing (needed more Jeff Goldblum), I'm always willing to give it another go if only for the sake of the dinosaurs. So to that end,... read

Steven Spielberg wants Robopocalyse

Jul 20
When Steven Spielberg first announced that he was adapting Daniel H. Wilson's Robopocalypse, my excitement was a bit tempered granted I didn't read the novel yet. After reading the novel, the film can't come soon enough. Ever... read

GWAR does not care for War Horse

Dec 22
I was never terribly into War Horse, and I'm certainly less so after the scholar'd gentlemen Oderus Urungus and Balsac the Jaws of Death from music consortium GWAR decreed their ultimate review for the film. No other review is necessary now. [Via Next Movie] read

Tintin may not be particularly well known in the United States, but he is something of a treasure for most people in Europe who ever enjoyed a childhood. The news that Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson were mounting a big-bu... read feature


I haven't got anything against Michael Bay. When he gets his formula right, like in The Rock or the first Transformers, the results encapsulate everything that's fun about the brainless blockbuster. Unfortunately, he all too ... read feature


Kathleen Kennedy puts her thing down on Jurassic Park 4

Dec 05
Kathleen Kennedy may not be synonymous with Jurassic Park, Raiders of the Lost Ark or The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, but she should be; she produced all of them and more. Recently, she's produced The Adventures of Tin T... read

Stephen Spielberg's long-awaited Abraham Lincoln biopic is shooting in Richmond, Virginia, former home of the Confederacy and where I spent most of my younger days. Most of the reason I want to go back to visit my parents is ... read feature


Spielberg in talks to direct Biblical epic about Moses

Nov 16
At the end of September, we reported that Warner Brothers was enticing Steven Spielberg to direct Gods and Kings, a Biblical epic about Moses. It all seemed like a longshot, but one within reason. Well, Spielberg and Warner B... read

Starting November 2nd the Steamwhistle Brewery in Toronto, Ontario is hosting a month-long art show in the Steamwhistle Brewery’s gallery space and is dedicated to Hergé's The Adventures of Tintin. The show is op... read feature


Spielberg offers unofficial Tintin credits artist a job

Oct 25
Do you remember last week when we featured that awesome unofficial credits sequence for Steven Spielberg's upcoming Adventures of Tintin? Well, the artist who made that video, James Curran, can now count Spielberg among his f... read

Trailer: The Adventures of Tintin

Oct 18
Here's a new trailer for Tintin. By now, you should already know if you want to see this or not. And if you don't want to see this, I don't want to know you. You communist. [via Apple Trailers] read

Trailer: War Horse

Oct 05
War Horse is the terrifying tale of a cybernetic, genetically engineered Battle Horse named Michael, sent back in time to prevent the Space Kaiser from interfering with World War 1, as chronicled in the famous T.E. Lawr... read

It's rare that you get to report on what is simultaneously big, exciting news that also doesn't have a snowball's chance in hell of happening, except MAYBE this time it will happen. Warner Brothers is trying to attr... read feature


Jackie Earle Haley is a massive racist for Spielberg

Sep 21
Jackie Earle Haley, who has recently revived his career by playing a series of creepy, child molester-y dudes, has just been cast in Steven Spielberg's long-in-wait Lincoln biopic Lincoln. He will be playing the Vice Pre... read

I know a lot of you are feeling uneasy about The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn thanks to the film's motion capture tech and the general Uncanny Valley-ness of many of the character designs. We have a new bat... read feature


Tintin details (and a few early images)

Jul 07
A new image from Steven Spielberg's Tintin has surfaced courtesy of /Film, and from the little we have to peruse (plus our early reactions here), we can gather plenty about the project. The film, written by Steven Moffat... read

Super 8 is my most anticipated movie of the summer. Combining the intrigue that typically surrounds J.J. Abrams' films with the scope that Steven Spielberg is known for, Super 8 is destined to be one of the most talked about ... read feature


New retro, illustrated Super 8 poster

Jun 08
Are you excited about Super 8 yet? Did you get into one of those preview screenings? If you're one of the goofballs who's still on the fence about seeing this Spielberg/J.J. Abrams monster movie, maybe (juuuust maybe) this ne... read

I recently had the opportunity to interview Ryan Lee, one of the young stars for the upcoming Super 8. If you've read our summer movie preview, you know how excited I am for the film. J.J. Abrams is known for his secretive ap... read feature


Rise and shine campers! Boy do I have a surprise for you. Remember yesterday when Alex debuted two decent looking posters for the Steven Spielberg directed, Peter Jackson produced The Adventures of Tintin? Well, Empire sure ... read feature


Check out the debut posters for Tintin, trailer tomorrow

May 16
Tomorrow, you'll be able to find the first teaser trailer for the Steven Spielberg-Peter Jackson collaboration The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn. Today, however, we've just got these two posters, which ... read

A few new Super 8 photos

May 05
Even though it is one of Flixist's most anticipated movies of the Summer, Super 8 continues to be shrouded in mystery. As if to taunt us even more, some new stills from the movie were released. They don't necessarily give awa... read

Super awesome Super 8 poster revealed

Mar 11
The first official poster for J.J. Abrams' upcoming film Super 8 was released today, the same day as the film's first official trailer. It seems like a lot of people are excited about his film and I can see why, Abrams' art direction is pretty near impeccable for what he's trying to accomplish. Check out the image after the jump! [via FirstShowing] read

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