Sigourney Weaver has joined the cast of Sony and MRC's “Chappie,” directed by Neill Blomkamp. Story follows a robot named Chappie who is kidnapped by two criminals and becomes the adopted son of a…
Sony and MRC have agreed to co-produce and co-finance “Elysium” director Neill Blomkamp's next film, “Chappie.” The duo made the announcement on Tuesday. Starring Blomkamp regular Sharlto Copley…
In the days before "Elysium" opened last week, a handful of right-wing news outlets attacked the film for being "sci-fi socialism."
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Dieting is a big downside of being one of the world's biggest action stars, says Matt Damon, who stars in Sony's upcoming sci-fi actioner “Elysium.” “I was grumpy on the set, because I was on a diet…
With the sleeper hit “District 9″ behind him and “Elysium” coming up, Neill Blomkamp seems to have acquired the perfect cachet to take on a franchise tentpole. His stories have a strong social…
'District 9' writer-director Neill Blomkamp delivers a less dazzling but absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism.
TriStar Pictures held a special screening of "Elysium" July 30 at Gotham's Sunshine Theater where Matt Damon reflected on the specifics to bring Neill Blomkamp's dystopian vision of a broken Earth…
On Aug. 8, the film's writer-director is back with another socially conscious sci-fier, "Elyisum," but this time the budget is far bigger ($120 million-plus) and the cast more star-studded (Matt…
Sony is partnering with Imax releasing director Neill Blomkamp's effects-ladden sci-fi pic, "Elysium," on Aug. 9. The Matt Damon starrer will be digitally re-mastered for the large-screen format.
Dev Patel is in early talks to come on board Neill Blomkamp's science-fiction project “Chappie” opposite Sharlto Copley. MRC is financing and Simon Kinberg is producing. Blomkamp is directing from a…