Norman Reedus tries to save the world’s air supply in film produced by ‘Walking Dead’ creator

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Take a deep breath, The Walking Dead fans. Robert Kirkman, creator of the comic book series on which the popular AMC television show is based, produced a feature-length film titled Air that will debut next month. Set in the near future, Air stars Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon on The Walking Dead ) and Guardians of the Galaxy 's Djimon Hounsou, who play two engineers trying to save the world's last reserve of breathable air. Directed by Christian Cantamessa, the film's super-intense trailer is sure to put sci-fi fans on the edge of their seats. Check it out, above Air will hit theaters on Aug. 14. Read more »

Revealed: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ behind-the-scenes footage

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SAN DIEGO — The biggest-deal panel of Comic-Con, on Star Wars: The Force Awakens , was short on new footage or a new trailer, but it was full of surprises Harrison Ford took the stage for the first time. Adam Driver was officially confirmed as the movie's new villain, Kylo Ren. Simon Pegg, it turns out, is playing a creature in the film. And the entire hall was invited to an exclusive Star Wars concert after the panel But perhaps nothing was more surprising, or emotionally resonant, than this behind-the-scenes video above — which Lucasfilm released to the world immediately afterwards. The Force Awakens releases on December 18, 2015. Read more »

See the best costumes from the first day of Comic-Con International 2015

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Comic-Con International 2015 officially kicked off Thursday, July 9 in San Diego, California with crowds of guests arriving fully costumed and ready to show off their latest looks See also: What are your favorite memories of San Diego Comic-Con? Check out these photos of some of the coolest and wackiest costumes spotted at this year's opening day Read more... More about Entertainment , Film , Gaming , Tv , and Pics Read more »

A woman will direct John Green’s most controversial female character in ‘Looking for Alaska’

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Looking for Alaska has found a director — one who might be able to change the story's two-dimensional "Manic Pixie Dream Girl" heroine into a three-dimensional character. Bestselling author John Green revealed on Twitter Wednesday that Paramount's long-in-the-works adaptation of his first novel is now in the hands of Rebecca Thomas, the self-described "writer/director/lady" behind the well-received 2012 indie flick Electrick Children . SEE ALSO: Ava DuVernay on being a rebel, distributing diverse films and her new Barbie As previously announced , 500 Days of Summer duo Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber are writing the new film's screenplay — fitting, as the pair also scripted the adaptations of Green's The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns . Read more... More about Movies , Entertainment , Film , John Green , and Looking For Alaska Read more »

All-male ‘Ghostbusters’ remake with Channing Tatum probably won’t happen

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The all-male Ghostbusters remake is doomed. Though an all-female remake starring Melissa McCarthy is currently in production, plans for a follow-up all-male spinoff starring Channing Tatum are falling apart. In a previous interview, Tatum said plans for the remake were "nowhere near" starting. Reid Carolin, Tatum's producing partner and a co-writer of both Magic Mike films, solidified these sentiments in a new interview with Screen Rant . See also: The all-female 'Ghostbusters' cast, remade as paper dolls “We’re not doing that anymore," he said. Read more »

Challenges Of The Final Frontier

 Like many kids in my generation, I grew up with Star Trek. I’d watch the original series in re-runs and then the Next Generation in college. I found their take on space exploration fascinating and wondered if we would ever be able to explore the galaxy like Captain Kirk. Read More Read more »

Arnold Schwarzenegger now gives turn-by-turn directions in Waze

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Come with me ... if you want to find Starbucks. Actor and former California Governator Arnold Schwarzenegger will provide turn-by-turn directions as his titular character from the Terminator franchise for the navigation app Waze. First reported by USA Today , the stint is a part of the promotion for Terminator Genisys . See also: Arnold Schwarzenegger Goes Undercover to Prank Gym Rats In addition to directions, drivers can expect an "hasta la vista, baby" at the end of each trip , along with some other classic Schwarzenegger phrases. It would be sort of wrong if he didn't say that. Waze is a popular navigation app which Google bought in June 2013 for a reported $1.03 Billion. What sets Waze apart from other navigation apps is its crowd-sourced data: users share data about traffic, road hazards and police and the app routes drivers accordingly. Read more »

2 prisoners escape New York facility ‘Shawshank Redemption’-style

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In an epic prison break that brings to mind the film The Shawshank Redemption , two convicted murderers escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York on Saturday The escape reportedly involved Richard Matt, 48, and David Sweat, 34, cutting through a steel wall, and traveling through a series of tunnels that lead to a manhole outside the prison's walls See also: Kentucky Fugitive Chooses Prison Over Subzero Cold Photo: In the cell of one of escaped inmates, looking at the hole cut in the wall as part of escape pic.twitter.com/tGAtt8xHyb — Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) June 6, 2015 Read more... More about Prisoner Escape , Us World , Us , Andrew Cuomo , and Prison Break Read more »

6 ‘Game of Thrones’ buddy film posters to celebrate Westerosi odd couples

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While it may not seem like it week to week, HBO's Game of Thrones is as much a show about odd couples as it is about agonizing pain and murder. It's these relationships — between two opposing characters who learn how to not kill each other — that give GoT the little heart it has. See also: Westeros gets political in 'Game of Thrones' attack ads As fans of both buddy movies and Westeros, we felt it fitting to create some spinoff films that George R.R. Martin can work on once he's done writing the last books of his "A Song of Ice and Fire" series. Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments. Read more.. Read more »

Melissa McCarthy stays cool while confronting sexist movie reviewer

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The actress Melissa McCarthy gave a perfect lesson in how to call out sexist criticism this week. Appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show , she discussed an infamous review of her 2014 film Tammy in which a critic seemed to tie her acting ability to her physical appearance See also: Sorry, haters: 'Mad Max' is an 'incredible feminist movie' "He'd said basically I'm only a good actress when I look attractive and that my husband [ Tammy director Ben Falcone] shouldn't be allowed to direct me because he let me be, to look hideous in this movie," McCarthy said. "It was a lot of things and kind of, how dare women not look beautiful, attractive and perfect in a movie?" Read more... More about Entertainment , Women , Hollywood , Gender , and Film Read more »