EXCLUSIVE: It might not be too much of a stretch to say that Bert Fields has played a role in almost ever great Hollywood legal battle of the last 30 years. The Cardinal Richelieu of Tinseltown attorneys, Fields counts among his accomplishments...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, we took a look at James Cameron’s foreword to Masters of FX: Behind the Scenes with Geniuses of Visual and Special Effects, by Ian Failes. The entire book is an outstanding compendium of behind-the-scenes information about how all of your favorite films came together. Read more...
Khail and Ashley discuss "Avatar" director James Cameron's decidedly lukewarm feelings toward VR, explain how a book can bring safe drinking water to areas in need and get teary-eyed watching a little girl throw a pitch with her 3D-printed arm.
Few people have been as influential in the realm of digital effects as James Cameron. Seemingly with every film he releases, Cameron pioneers something new in the field. And while he may get the credit, he’s not the one doing the work. He’s not a true master of visual effects. Read more...
At the last D23 Expo in 2013, Disney didn’t have much to reveal about Disney World’s upcoming theme park land based on James Cameron‘s epic Avatar franchise, offering just a vague tease of props and photos from Imagineering’s research scout to Pandora. Show More Summary
This week, Jacob Knight revisits James Cameron's superlative sci-fi/action sequel on 70mm. Read more...
It’s a fact: Arnold Schwarzenegger likes to blow shit up. Or at least, likes shit blowing up around him in his movies. Maybe it’s because he so often works with James Cameron, a man who also loves the spectacle of exploding destruction. Show More Summary
Fans of the epic science fiction "Avatar" will have to wait for another one full year until the release of its sequel as Fox Chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos confirmed to that the released date of "Avatar 2" has been moved to December 2017.
Some people just want to watch the world burn, and then beautifully capture it on film. Before helming some of the biggest films of all time, James Cameron came up through the Roger Corman system working on models and art design for such films as Galaxy Of Terror and directing Piranha Part 2: The Spawning. Show More Summary
CREATING THE MATTE PAINTINGS FOR JAMES CAMERON’S TITANIC: The latest heavily-illustrated post at the brilliant Matte Shot blog. As its curator writes, “I plead with my readers and fellow aficionados to view my blogs on something at least resembling a desktop or laptop sized screen and NOT those damned handheld ‘toy’ devices that seem to […]
In 2012, James Cameron made history when he became the third person to visit the Mariana Trench. After the trip, he donated his submarine, Deepsea Challenger, to the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The institution was in the process of loaning the vehicle out when it caught fire while in transit. http://io9.com/james-cameron-... Read more...
It could withstand the pressure of the deepest part of the ocean, but James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenger submarine couldn’t survive the heat after the truck that was carrying it on a Connecticut highway […]
After becoming one of the highest grossing films in history, following James Cameron's "Titanic" (no. 2) and "Avatar" (no. 1), Colin Trevorrow's "Jurassic World" is now confirmed to get a sequel which will be released in June 2018, according to reports.
Suzy Amis Cameron shares with The Huffington Post about the “radical wake-up call” that led her to adopting a vegan diet, alongside husband James Cameron. Amis Cameron says that for, Read More The post Suzy Amis Cameron Describes Her Transition To a Vegan Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Paramount Pictures and Skydance were really hoping that Terminator: Genisys would be a hit to reinvigorate the popular but struggling sci-fi franchise originally launched by James Cameron in 1984. But despite endorsement by the Avatar...Show More Summary
It’s hard to argue with the fact that James Cameron’s original Alien movie was a pioneer for the genre and science fiction in general. The second movie was a great follow-up but many fans (and critics) were unimpressed by the third … More » The post Alien 5 Concept Art Reveals Ripley, Hicks appeared first on EveryJoe.
An old entry from Stan's Soapbox has surfaced online, praising the signing of James Cameron to write and direct a doomed Spidey film.
A new plan to harvest riches from space has an obstacle or two to overcome
We’ve got a lot of ground to cover today, so let’s get right to it. After the jump: Arnie is optimistic about Shane Black‘s Predator sequel. Terminator 5 scribes talk James Cameron, time travel, and deleted scenes. Samuel L. Jackson is totally up for another Unbreakable movie. Show More Summary