Tusk — no relation to the Kevin Smith movie — is a short about a mammoth being forced to adapt to future when she is unfrozen. This little film perfectly captures everything that entails. Read more...
Love or hate Clerks, Kevin’s Smith 1994 debut film, at least its low-key vulgarity and geeky soliloquies were filled with genuine slacker élan. The same cannot be said of the aborted 1995 Clerks television series, a hacky, nigh-unwatchable PG reconfiguration of the movie into a Saved By The Bell-esque sitcom. Show More Summary
Long-time Techdirt readers know that we're big fans of Kevin Smith, not just for his films and podcasts but also for his many innovative approaches to business, distribution and creativity in general — and we're proud to say that he is also a pretty big fan of Techdirt. Show More Summary
Sometime in 1995 while Kevin Smith was in production on his major motion picture debut Mallrats, some ABC executives with Disney thought it would be a good idea to take Smith’s breakout independent […]
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If you walked into a theater right now and saw every movie that was playing, how many black women would you see on screen? And how many with speaking roles? When it comes to diversity in film, many cite Will Smith or Kevin Hart as measures of success, but what about black women?
Everyone agrees that there really isn’t a movie in the near future that audiences are more excited about than Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Hell, it wouldn’t be unfair to say that it may be the most anticipated film in history. The newest chapter of the Star Wars saga will reunite the cast […]
There's no way not to feel bad for Kevin Smith. Even his worst enemy wouldn't wish on anyone what happened to the filmmaker on Friday night at San Diego Comic-Con. Thankfully, if you missed the fireworks, Smith recounted the whole ordeal...Show More Summary
TORONTO, Canada (CBS) — It’s good to be Canadian, eh? Public healthcare, Kevin Smith movies, Tim Horton’s, and—as seen in this viral video—friendly cops. Here’s the situation: a CBS news reporter was interviewing an Ontario police officer when a road rage incident broke out right behind them. CBC’s Neil Herland was speaking with OPP Const. Graham Williamson about a fatal […]
Over the weekend, Star Wars: The Force Awakens had a big presence at San Diego Comic-Con. They showed an awesome behind-the-scenes video, revealed some new information about characters, and generally made us have all of the feelings....Show More Summary
No one should have to follow Star Wars at San Diego Comic-Con. And yet, if ever there was a man for the job, it's Kevin Smith. The comic-book icon and indie movie auteur typically takes the post-Marvel slot in Hall H, and maintains a chunk of the crowd as he regales them with filthy stories of his time in the Hollywood trenches. Show More Summary
It's probably not a good idea to have your Comic-Con panel after "Star Wars." Director Kevin Smith learned that the hard way. Smith was pumped to share his feelings on anything and everything from his AMC series "Comic Book Men" to the "Star Wars" panel that came before him during the 7:15 p.m. Show More Summary
Writer/director Kevin Smith took to Facebook to reveal his character from the upcoming horror/comedy Yoga Hosers. In the film, he’ll be playing the “Bratzi”, a one-foot tall Canadian Nazi and it looks just as goddamn ridiculous as it sounds. The prosthetics were designed by Robert Kurtzman (Wishmaster, From Dusk till Dawn). Smith wrote: BEHOLD THE […]
I can still remember my shock and disbelief that J.J. Abrams and company would not be bringing any new footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens to SDCC 2015. Promising instead that there would be plenty of talk, but no film. Director and Geek Extraordinaire Kevin Smith, thinks otherwise and he’s willing to put big […]
During his annual San Diego Comic-Con panel tonight, Kevin Smith will be premiering the trailer for YOGA HOSERS, the second installment in his True North Trilogy of Canada-based creature features. In anticipation of this, he has posted...Show More Summary
With LeBron James finally agreeing to re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard, every big-ticket free agent has a home for the upcoming NBA season. Now, it's time for needy franchises to complete their...Show More Summary
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away (otherwise known as England), director and longtime Comic-Con enthusiast Kevin Smith was invited by director J.J. Abrams to visit the set of "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens." And Thursday at San Diego Comic-Con we found out exactly what drove...
Distant Corners Entertainment is deep into production on their anthology, Holidays, a group of subversive tales fashioned around globally recognized celebrations like Christmas, Easter, Halloween and Mother’s Day. One of the director...Show More Summary
Well, this sounds absolutely ridiculous. In an interview with Crave, Kevin Smith opened up about the rumored crossover between Jay and Silent Bob with Hellraiser‘s Pinhead and what that would’ve looked like, even going so far as to get Ben Affleck’s opinion on the idea. Smith states: Yeah, Bob Weinstein said to me one day […]
Once upon a time there was a Superman movie in the works written by Kevin Smith, directed by Tim Burton, and starring Nicolas Cage. The incredibly ’90s film, called Superman Lives, made it […]