Renowned Actor Sir Christopher Lee Dies at 93

“I think acting is a mixture of instinct, imagination and inventiveness. All you can learn as an actor is basic technique.” – one of the most memorable quotes from Sir Christopher Lee. From his beginnings as one of the Horror Masters to James Bond, Star Wars to Lord of the Rings and even Heavy Metal singer, Sir Christopher Lee spanned the decades, generations, genres and mediums to become one of…

Yoda, Princess Leia and Darth Vader Tell Star Wars from Their Perspective in New Books

What do we want? More Star Wars! When do we want it NOW! But it looks like we will have to wait until at least September. That’s when the new line of Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys are due on the shelves and now from StarWars.com we also find that we are being treated to a re-imaginging, or perhaps, a re-telling, of the original trilogy through the eyes of…

Independence Day 2 First Poster Revealed

Wandering the halls of the Licensing Expo currently happening in Las Vegas Collider has brought us a first glimpse at an Independence Day 2 Poster! Looks like those aliens are back and in bigger ships than ever! From the official synopsis: After Independence Day redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global catastrophe on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated…

Mockingjay Part 2 Official Trailer is here!

Peeta and Katniss are reunited.  Effie Trinket is back in her finery.  President Snow is as calmly snarky as always, there is a wedding and a tidal wave of an inky black liquid.  All this and more is what awaits you in the trailer for Mockingjay Part 2 “Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome to the 76th Hunger Games.” Mockingjay Part 2 comes out November 20th, 2015

American-Chinese Science Fiction Movie "The Great Wall" In Production

“The Great Wall” is an American-Chinese science fiction movie that is presently filming in Qingdao, China. It stars Matt Damon, Pedro Pascal and Willem Dafoe alongside Chinese actors Andy Lau, Jing Tian, Zhang Hanyu, Eddie Peng, Lu Han, Lin Gengxin, Zheng Kai, Chen Xuedong, Huang Xuan and Wang Junkai.  Zhang Yimou is directing the story of an elite force making a last stand for humanity on the world’s most iconic…

First Trailer for Ridley Scott's "The Martian"

When a storm on Mars forces the evacuation of the exploratory crew, Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is somehow left behind.  With no way to contact Earth or his crew mates (although he does eventually do just this) he must figure out how to survive for at least four years, til another mission arrives. The Fox film is based on the book by Andy Weir, with a screenplay by Drew Goddard….

Interview with Vic Mignogna of Star Trek Continues

Producer and Actor Vic Mignogna took a moment out of his busy schedule to speak to Video Jouzu the day before Phoenix Comicon 2015 began about Star Trek Continues’ 4th Episode “The White Iris” Vic Mignogna: To be honest with you its a dramatic and emotional, personal episode and so I was a bit worried by how it was going to be received.   Especially since the last one, the…

Greetings Starfighter! A Sequel to the Cult Classic "The Last Starfighter"?

Last year my favorite classic tale of a trailer park boy turned Starfighter and yours, received some well deserved extra attention when an updated fan trailer hit the web. Several people started talking about a sequel to the first movie to use all visual effects, including Star Wars Anthology screenwriter Gary Whitta and Seth Rogen. Turns out the movie isn’t just a fan favorite it’s a favorite in Hollywood too. …

Grace Lee Whitney Classic Trek's "Yeoman Rand" Passes

Startrek.com broke the news tonight that Grace Lee Whitney, the lovely and vivacious actress who portrayed Classic Trek’s Yeoman Rand has died. According to her family, the actress and singer died on May 1 at the age of 85, passing away peacefully in her home in Coarsegold, California. She played Yeoman Rand on 8 episodes of Star Trek and then returned for The Motion Picture, The Search for Spock, The…

Josh Trank leaves second Star Wars Anthology Film

Josh Trank, who is directing the new Fantastic Four reboot, had been set to direct the as yet unnamed second Star Wars Anthology film. He said through the official StarWars.com website: “After a year of having the incredible honor of developing with the wonderful and talented people at Lucasfilm, I’m making a personal decision to move forward on a different path. I’ve put a tremendous amount of thought into this,…