“Ex Machina” director Alex Garland looks to have found the star of his next sci-fi film, “Annihilation.” Sources tell Variety that Natalie Portman is in early talks to star in the adaptation of the…
While multiplex fantasy remains an extravagantly caped boys' club, a stealthy gender inquiry is taking place in more specialised sci-fi territory — with Alex Garland's brittle, beautiful "Ex Machina"…
Paramount’s moving forward on its thriller “Annihilation,” tapping “Ex Machina” writer-director Alex Garland to adapt the script and direct the project. The studio and Scott Rudin acquired movie…
Jim Broadbent, Ray Stevenson and Mehmet Kurtulus have been added to the cast of Jalmari Helander's actioner "Big Game." Thesps will join previously announced Samuel L. Jackson and Onni Tommila. "Big…
LONDON — Samuel L. Jackson is attached to play the U.S. President in Jalmari Helander's English-language debut "Big Game," which Altitude Film Sales will tubthump in Cannes. Altitude also will be…
Despite misfires, bizzers still seeks game coin
Grim, gritty and ultra-violent, "Dredd" reinstates the somber brutality missing from the U.K. comicbook icon's previous screen outing, the disappointing 1995 Sylvester Stallone starrer "Judge Dredd."
Adding another 3D title to its 2012 pipeline, Lionsgate has dated comicbook adaptation "Dredd" for a Sept. 21 release.
An emotionally devastating adaptation of the acclaimed novel by Kazuo Ishiguro.
The whole "28 Days Later" phenom gets a classy makeover -- and the birth of a potentially endless franchise -- in "28 Weeks Later," a full-bore zombie romp that more than delivers the genre goods.
Like a collapsing star, "Sunshine" initially burns brightly but finally implodes into a dramatic black hole. Augmented by an ace digital soundtrack, the high-concept sci-fier delivers some…