IamROGUE is your source for San Diego Comic-Con 2011 news and interviews. Stay tuned to watch exclusive interviews from all your favorite stars and filmmakers, as well as the latest news coming out of the Con.
At Comic-Con International in San Diego on Thursday the cast and crew of In Time appeared in Hall H to discuss their new film. On hand were the film's stars Justin Timberlake (Bad Teacher), and Amanda Seyfried (Dear John), as well as director Andrew Niccol (Gattaca).
IAR had a chance to catch up with Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, and director Andrew Niccol after their panel on Thursday to discuss the upcoming film.
At Comic-Con International on Friday the cast and crew of Total Recall appeared in Hall H to discuss the upcoming remake of the classic Arnold Schwarzenegger sci-fi film. On hand was the film's director Len Wisman (Underworld), as well as actors Colin Farrell (Miami Vice), Kate Beckinsale (Pearl Harbor), Jessica Biel (The A-Team), Bryan Cranston (Larry Crowne), and John Cho (Star Trek).
IAR had a chance to catch up with Len Wisman, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Bryan Cranston, and John Cho after their panel on Friday to discuss the highly anticipated new film.
One of the most anticipated films appearing at Comic-Con International this year invaded San Diego on Saturday when Relativity Media presented Immortals to a packed crowd of fans in Hall H. On hand for the panel was the film's producers Mark Canton and Gianni Nunnari (300), as well as director Tarsem Singh, and actors Henry Cavill (Superman: Man of Steel), Luke Evans (Clash of the Titans), Kellan Lutz (Twilight), Stephen Dorff (Blade), Frieda Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire), and Oscar Nominee Mickey Rourke (Iron Man 2).
IAR had a chance to speak with Henry Cavill, Luke Evans, Kellan Lutz, Stephen Dorff, Frieda Pinto, and Mickey Rourke, as well as producers Mark Canton and Gianni Nunnari, and director Tarsem Singh after their panel on Saturday to discuss the upcoming film.
At Comic-Con International in San Diego on Friday the cast and crew of Underworld 4 appeared in Hall H to discuss their new film. On hand were directors Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein, as well as producer Len Wiseman (Live Free or Die Hard), and actors Kate Beckinsale (Van Helsing), Michael Ealy (Takers), and Theo James (You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger).
IAR had a chance to catch up with Mans Marlind, Bjorn Stein, Len Wiseman, Kate Beckinsale, and Michael Ealy after their panel on Friday to discuss the upcoming film.
At Comic-Con International in San Diego on Friday Relativity Media presented their new film The Raven to fans at their Hall H panel. In attendance was director James McTeigue (V for Vendetta), and actors John Cusack (Grosse Pointe Blank), Alice Eve (She's Out of My League), and Luke Evans (Robin Hood).
IAR had a chance to catch up with James McTeigue, as well as John Cusack, and Alice Eve after their panel on Friday to discuss the new film.
Emmy nominated actor Idris Elba (Thor, Takers, The Losers) appeared at Comic-Con International in San Diego on Friday to discuss his upcoming movie Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, a sequel to the 2007 film based on the popular Marvel Comics character, with an audience of excited fans in Hall H.
IAR had a chance to speak with Idris Elba after his panel on Friday and talked with the actor about his role in Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, whether or not it is based on an actually character from the Marvel universe, and he even discussed the upcoming second season of his Emmy nominated BBC America television series, Luther.
Legendary film director Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now) made his first appearance ever at Comic-Con International in San Diego on Saturday. Coppola presented his new film Twixt, which he not only directed but also wrote and produced, to an eager Hall H crowd. Appearing with the iconic director was the film's composer Dan Deacon, and the movie's star Val Kilmer (Batman Forever, The Doors).
IAR had the rare opportunity to speak with Francis Ford Coppola, as well as Val Kilmer, and Dan Deacon after their panel on Saturday to discuss the new film.
Iconic filmmaker Steven Spielberg (Raiders of the Lost Ark, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial) made his first ever appearance at Comic-Con International in San Diego on Friday, along with equally impressive director Peter Jackson (The Lord of the Rings trilogy, the upcoming Hobbit films), to discuss their new performance capture 3D film The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn. The movie is based on the beloved comic books created by Belgian artist Georges “Herge” Remi, and is helmed by Spielberg with Jackson producing, based on a script by Steven Moffat (Doctor Who), Edgar Wright (Scott Pilgrim vs. The World), and Joe Cornish (Attack the Block).
The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn also features an excellent cast of actors such as Jamie Bell (Jumper), Andy Serkis (Rise of the Planet of the Apes), Simon Pegg (Paul), Nick Frost (Hot Fuzz), Toby Jones (Captain America: The First Avenger), Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride), and Daniel Craig (Cowboys & Aliens). The 3D spectacular is adapted from three of Remi’s famous stories including The Crab with the Golden Claw, The Secret of the Unicorn, and Red Rackham’s Treasure, while the screenplay depicts Tintin’s (Bell) first encounter with Captain Haddock (Serkis) and the discovery of a clue to the treasure of his ancestor Sir Francis Haddock.
Well, it's Monday, which means that this year's Comic-Con International is officially over and downtown San Diego will promptly go back to being another American city, not the capitol of all things nerdtastic. In a trailer for the Morgan Spurlock-directed documentary Comic-Con Episode 4: A Fan's Hope, no less a luminary than Guillermo del Toro described the Con as a Russian nesting doll, defined by seemingly endless Comic-Cons contained within. This year was no exception, providing fans of every stripe with a multitude of different experiences to suit their enthusiasms, whether they be in realms of comics, movies, television, videogames, action figures, cosplay, or anything else.
Within the nesting doll that was Comic-Con 2011, IAR had a very specific experience, devoted to bringing the best possible coverage of cinematic goings-on in San Diego. Now that it's all over, we present Con-a-Rama, a breakdown of our coverage from all over the Con, including new information on Immortals, The Amazing Spider-Man, Prometheus, and more. Click on anything blue to find the coverage.
At Comic-Con International in San Diego on Friday the cast and crew of Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance appeared to a packed Hall H crowd to discuss the new film. On hand were the film's directors, Brian Taylor and Mark Neveldine (Crank), as well as actors Nicolas Cage (National Treasure), Idris Elba (Thor), and Johnny Whitworth (3:10 to Yuma).
IAR had a chance to catch up with Brian Taylor, Mark Neveldine, Nicolas Cage, and Johnny Whitworth after their panel on Friday to discuss the upcoming film.