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Top films to look forward to in 2015: Here are all the must-see trailers

Top films to look forward to in 2015: Here are all the must-see trailers

By 15 December 2014

A new year means a new selection of summer blockbusters to look forward to, and 2015 looks to be a cracker with a tonne of other big-budget films worth watching. From the new Star Wars to a reboot of the Jurassic Park franchise, this next year looks like... >>

Paddington: The tech behind the much-loved bear's big screen debut

Paddington: The tech behind the much-loved bear's big screen debut

By 3 December 2014

Whatever age you are, there's something undeniably lovable about Paddington Bear. First brought to life in the 1958 book, he's since appeared on screen in almost every decade since the 1970s, from stop-motion animation to the hand-drawn Hanna-Barbera... >>

Oculus Rift gets its first immersive feature film, Banshee Chapter

Oculus Rift gets its first immersive feature film, Banshee Chapter

By 27 October 2014

The future of cinema could be a 360-degree viewing experience if Oculus Rift takes centre stage. The first film has been released that takes advantage of the Oculus hardware, it's called Banshee Chapter. Banshee Chapter itself was originally a horror... >>

Salty, from Con Air director, is a crowd-funded film that offers shares of profit to investors

Salty, from Con Air director, is a crowd-funded film that offers shares of profit to investors

By 30 July 2014

Salty is a crowd-funded movie that's taking to the SyndicateRoom site to allow investors to make money from the film profits. Simon West, director of Con Air, Expendables 2 and Tomb Raider, will be adapting the book Salty into an action comedy movie.... >>

How to land a part in Star Wars: Episode VII

How to land a part in Star Wars: Episode VII

By 22 May 2014

Any young padawans out there who wish to be schooled in the ways of the force are in luck. Star Wars: Episode VII has already begun filming but that doesn't mean it's too late to get involved. In fact there are plenty of ways to get involved with the... >>

Movie plots ruined by technology

Movie plots ruined by technology

By 2 May 2014

Hollywood isn't the same today as it was years ago. Modern technology has made many of the problems faced in older movie plot lines irrelevant by today's standards. Here are some movies that just wouldn't work with the likes of smartphones, social networking... >>

Halo digital feature to be created by Ridley Scott and Battlestar Galactica director

Halo digital feature to be created by Ridley Scott and Battlestar Galactica director

By 3 April 2014

After Microsoft announced Halo's Cortana AI would be the name of its voice-controlled personal assistant in Windows Phone 8.1, Halo related news was inevitably going to follow. But heavyweight Hollywood director Ridley Scott being involved with a Halo... >>

'Jobs' biopic starring Ashton Kutcher now streaming on Netflix

'Jobs' biopic starring Ashton Kutcher now streaming on Netflix

By 25 March 2014

Jobs, the 2013 biopic chronicling the early days of Apple, is now available for streaming on Netflix.  Steve Jobs is portrayed by Ashton Kutcher in the biopic, with Josh Gad acting as co-founder Steve Wozniak.  Jobs saw a limited release in theatres,... >>

Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

By 7 February 2014

It's not often we write about broadcast equipment, but there was something about the Panasonic DMW-YAGH that made us stand up and pay attention. For this accessory, when paired with the forthcoming Lumix GH4 compact system camera, enables uncompressed... >>

Tarantino ditches The Hateful Eight film after script leaks online

Tarantino ditches The Hateful Eight film after script leaks online

By 22 January 2014

Big movie studios are always banging on about how the internet is killing films and now it's happened quite literally. Quentin Tarantino has ditched his film, The Hateful Eight, after his script leaked online. Tarantino shared the early version of the... >>


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