Director and co-writer George Miller (Happy Feet) appeared in Hall H at Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego on Saturday to discuss his new film Mad Max: Fury Road, which is the forth film in the Mad Max series.
IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick had the pleasure of attending a press conference for Mad Max: Fury Road and speaking with director and co-writer George Miller about his new film. The celebrated director discussed his new movie, why he originally did not want to make another Mad Max film, coming up with the concept, why it took so long to make, and originally hiring Mel Gibson to reprise his title role.
Filmmakers John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle (Quarantine) appeared in Hall H at Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego on Saturday to discuss their new film As Above, So Below, which opens in theaters on August 29th.
IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick had the pleasure of speaking exclusively with John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle about As Above, So Below, as well as their next film The Coup. The team of sibling filmmakers discussed As Above, So Below, the concept of the movie, their writing process, shooting in Paris, working with Thomas Tull and Legendary Pictures, and their work on the upcoming film The Coup.
Producer James Tucker (Son of Batman), Heath Corson (Justice League: War), Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series), Mathew Gray Gubler ((500) Days of Summer), and Troy Baker (Batman: Origins) appeared at Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego on Friday to discuss their new animated movie Batman: Assault on Arkham, which is a prequel to the popular video game Batman: Arkham City.
IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick had the pleasure to speak exclusively with James Tucker, Heath Corson, Kevin Conroy, Mathew Gray Gubler, and Troy Baker about Batman: Assault on Arkham. Tucker discussed the new movie, setting it in the world of the Arkham video games, what characters Corson wanted to use for the Suicide Squad, why Conroy decided to return to his popular role as Batman, Gubler's approach to playing the Riddler, and how Baker wanted to create his own Joker voice.
Quentin Tarantino's a talkative guy.
Over the weekend, he brought his unique gift of gab to San Diego, promoting his upcoming Django Unchained-Zorro crossover comic.
The filmmaker finally confirmed that he's making The Hateful Eight next and also offered an update on when we mighty actually see the Kill Bill mega-movie he's been talking about for the last decade.
Couldn't make it to San Diego for Comic-Con?
Made it to the Con but couldn't/wouldn't wait in the Hall H line on Saturday?
Either way, Marvel Studios has you covered, offering up video excerpts from the Ant-Man and Avengers: Age of Ultron panels during Marvel's crazily-anticipated Hall H panel.
After debuting during the Hall H panel this weekend, an extended red band trailer for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For has brought Frank Miller's most Millerian daydreams online.
The first proper teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 is all about symbols.
There's the Mockinjay symbol of the title, a graphical representation of the discontent that's tearing through Panem, driving the dystopian society ever closer to all-out uprising.
And then there's Katniss Everdeen herself, the indomitable Tribute from District 12 whose compassion and stubbornness kicked off all the unrest in the first place.
Producer Kevin Feige (Captain America: The Winter Soldier), Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Mark Ruffalo (The Avengers), Chris Evans (Captain America: The First Avenger), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Samuel L. Jackson (Iron Man 2), Jeremy Renner (The Avengers), Cobie Smulders (Captain America: The Winter Soldier), Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Godzilla), and Elizabeth Olsen (Godzilla) appeared in Hall H at Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego on Saturday to discuss their upcoming film Avengers: Age of Ultron, which is a sequel to 2012's The Avengers.
IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick had a rare chance to speak with Kevin Feige, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Cobie Smulders, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and Elizabeth Olsen about Avengers: Age of Ultron. Feige discussed the footage shown in Hall H, Downey's return to playing Tony Stark, Hemsworth's view on the relationship between Thor and Hulk, if Ruffalo is interested in making a Planet Hulk movie, Evans' take on the characters, why Jackson thinks the cast gets along so well, why Renner likes working with director Joss Whedon, if Taylor-Johnson and Olsen looked to the comic books to help inform their performances, and if Smulders believes Maria Hill will have a larger role in this film than in the original.
Forget Ultron. Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman can step aside.
Comic-Con belongs to the Mad Max: Fury Road.
The absolutely stunning teaser that rocked Hall H yesterday is now online, along with a quartet of character posters for George Miller's long-gestating Road Warrior reboot.
Producer Kevin Feige (Guardians of the Galaxy), director Peyton Reed (Yes Man), Paul Rudd (This Is 40), and Corey Stoll (Midnight in Paris) appeared in Hall H at Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego on Saturday to discuss their upcoming film Ant-Man, which is based on the popular Marvel character.
IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick had a rare chance to speak with Kevin Feige, Peyton Reed, Paul Rudd, and Corey Stoll about Ant-Man. They discussed their new movie, Feige's disappointment over Edgar Wright leaving the project, Reed's excitement to make the film, directing Michael Douglas, why Rudd has never heard of Douglas before, Stoll's interpretation of Yellowjacket, Rudd's work on the script with writer Adam McKay, and the movie's humor.