Disney has staked its claim in the first two filmgoing seasons of 2012, with 3D tentpoles now set to anchor spring and summer. When Tim Burton first revealed he would adapt his 1984 live-action short Frankenweenie — in which a man resurrects his dog from the dead — into a 3D stop-motion animation feature film, the director had a 2011 release in mind. However, Disney has officially slated Frankenweenie for release on March 9, 2012.
Fellow 3D flick John Carter of Mars will hit theaters just three months later on June 8, 2012. Pixar’s own Andrew Stanton (WALL·E) is the writer/director behind this adaptation of the first book in Edgar Rice Burroughs’ “Barsoom Series,” set on “the wounded planet of Mars, a world inhabited by warrior tribes and exotic desert beings.” Talor Kitsch, Willem Dafoe, Bryan Cranston, and Lynn Collins star.
Gal Gadot starts in the upcoming superhero film.
After a string of box office misfires, DreamWorks Animation and the 'Juno' filmmaker will join forces in what looks to be a new creative direction.
The next 'Transformers' movie could be yet another sequel directed by Bay.
Jesse Plemons, Caleb Landry Jones, and more join the 'Edge of Tomorrow' reunion pic.
While they're at it, Marvel should probably just let Swinton play *all* the roles in 'Doctor Strange'.
Two young boys take Kevin Bacon's cop car out for a joy ride, then soon realize it was a very, very bad idea.
Spoiler Alert: Everyone wants to be in 'Harry Potter'.
The docudrama hits select theaters on September 18th.
When your velociraptors need obedience training, give Chris Pratt a call.
Disneyland turned the big 6-0, and we were onhand to learn about the new shows, ride upgrades, merchandise, and what's to come.