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Abbey Lee joins Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon

Abbey Lee joins Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon

Nicolas Winding Refn (Drive, Only God Forgives) already has Elle Fanning (Super 8, Maleficent) in the lead role for The Neon Demon. Fanning will be joined by model Abbey Lee (who also appears in Mad Max: Fury Road). Lee will play a cool ringleader of a maniacal group of models. The film is a horror tale with a young female driven cast, About the origin of...

Video Essay: Things are not what they seem – An exploration of motion graphic design

Video Essay: Things are not what they seem – An exploration of motion graphic design

This excellent video essay focuses on the title sequences from Hitchcock and Fincher films. An exploration of motion graphic design from analog to digital shows just how important they can be. Great work from Susana Sevilla. Things are not what they seem. from Susana Sevilla on...

Cool Art: Star Wars by Darek Zabrocki

Cool Art: Star Wars by Darek Zabrocki

I love this Star Wars art by Darek Zabrocki. Check out his ArtStation for lots more cool artwork. Thanks to Andy for the...

First clip from Werner Herzog’s Queen Of The Desert

First clip from Werner Herzog’s Queen Of The Desert

Werner Herzog’s Queen of the Desert stars Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Robert Pattinson, and Damian Lewis. The film tells the story of Gertrude Bell (1868-1926) who, as historian, novelist and member of the British secret service, played a decisive role around 1920 in setting the course for the new political order in the Middle East. As an educated...

American version of Black Mirror is in the works

American version of Black Mirror is in the works

Charlie Brooker’s excellent Black Mirror is currently in talks to have a US adaptation. The UK version is produced by Annabel Jones for Endemol UK. Cris Abrego and Charlie Corwin co-CEOs and co-chairmen of Endemol Shine North America touched on the subject at Real Screen. Corwin confirmed that “there is a plan” regarding a US version of the show....

Watch Mia Wasikowska in the Madame Bovary trailer

Watch Mia Wasikowska in the Madame Bovary trailer

Set in Normandy, France, Madame Bovary is Gustave Flaubert’s classic story of Emma Bovary (Mia Wasikowska), a young beauty who impulsively marries small-town doctor, Charles Bovary (Henry Lloyd-Hughes), to leave her father’s pig farm far behind. But after being introduced to the glamorous world of high society, she soon becomes bored with her stodgy...

Harry Potter’s Hogwarts built out of 400,000 Lego Bricks

Harry Potter’s Hogwarts built out of 400,000 Lego Bricks

Alice Finch put together this Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry out of 400,000 Lego pieces. “I started building about five years ago when I was spending a lot of time with my older son in our Lego room. He was doing the building; I was doing the sorting and putting away,” she says. “After a while, I realized that I really wanted to build,...

Cowboy Ninja Viking may have the John Wick directors

Cowboy Ninja Viking may have the John Wick directors

Universal Pictures is hoping to get John Wick directors, David Leitch and Chad Stahelski, to direct Chris Pratt in the film adaptation of Cowboy Ninja Viking. The series revolves around a counter-intelligence unit of Multiple Personality Disorder patients, formed by psychotherapist Dr. Sebastian Ghislain, who are transformed into agents known as Triplets...

Watch a Harry Potter trailer done in an Edgar Wright Scott Pilgrim style

Watch a Harry Potter trailer done in an Edgar Wright Scott Pilgrim style

Harry Potter and Scott Pilgrim both had to go through various battles before they ended up with the girl. TheUsualSuspect has put together this excellent trailer that imagines a Harry Potter film directed by Edgar Wright. Thanks to Alan for the...

FilmDoo unveils Film Poster Competition in conjunction with Adobe

FilmDoo unveils Film Poster Competition in conjunction with Adobe

FilmDoo (www.filmdoo.com), the new online film discovery platform for international and independent films, is excited to launch a global design competition whereby three lucky winners will be given the paid opportunity to create artwork for an upcoming film release this year, with supporters for the competition including leading global technology and design...