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Tom Whalen’s Posters for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,’ ‘War of the Worlds’ and ‘The Iron Giant’

22 October 2014 5:23 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Tom Whalen recently released these gorgeous posters for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, War of the Worlds and The Iron Giant. Visit his shop to purchase a print.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

18″ x 24″ Screenprint, AP Edition of 40, $80:

via OMGPosters

The Iron Giant

24″ x 36″ Screenprint, AP Edition of 40, $85:

The War of the Worlds

24″ x 36″ Screenprint, AP Edition of 40, $65:

The War of the Worlds (Variant)

24″ x 36″ Screenprint, AP Edition of 25, $100:

The post Tom Whalen’s Posters for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,’ ‘War of the Worlds’ and ‘The Iron Giant’ appeared first on Sound On Sight. »

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Brad Bird on Wanting to Direct Tomorrowland and Star Wars

14 October 2014 11:50 AM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Back in the days when Disney and Lucasfilm were still looking for a director to take on the task of directing Star Wars: Episode VII, Brad Bird was being considered. He is the guy who brought us such films as The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, and Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. He was in the running up until the point he decided to bow out to put all of his efforts into developing the sci-fi adventure film Tomorrowland

MTV caught up with the director at New York Comic Con this last weekend and he talked about why he took himself out of the running for Star Wars: Episode VII saying:

“We were already deeply into ['Tomorrowland']. George [Clooney] had committed to it, and we were down the road a bit. For a moment there, I thought that it would work out to do this and go right into ['Episode VII']. It was supposed to be summer of this coming year. »

- Joey Paur

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Brad Bird Talks Turning Down "Star Wars"

13 October 2014 6:46 PM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Filmmaker Brad Bird helmed three acclaimed animated movies ("The Iron Giant," "Ratatouille," "The Incredibles") and made the transition to live-action with the excellent "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol".

His next film is the George Clooney-led "Tomorrowland" which opens next May, but at one time there was talk of him being linked to take the helm "Star Wars: Episode VII". Speaking with MTV, Bird said there was a brief possibility at one time but he couldn't do it and make "Tomorrowland" as good as he could make it:

"We were already deeply into this [Tomorrowland] and it was down the road a bit. For a moment there I thought it would work out to do this and go right into it [Star Wars].

What wouldn't work... it [Star Wars] was supposed to be the Summer of that coming year [2015] and there was no way to make that schedule and give this film [Tomorrowland] the attention that it deserved. »

- Garth Franklin

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Damon Lindelof Talks Tomorrowland, the Teaser Trailer, What the Film is About, and More at Nycc

12 October 2014 5:17 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Brad Bird only makes great movies.  If you're not familiar with his name, he directed The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, and Mission Impossible - Ghost Protocol.  So when Disney announced Bird would be helming Tomorrowland (which is scripted by Bird, Jeff Jensen and Lost alum Damon Lindelof), you could have told me it was about a man's quest to get a bowl of soup and it would have been one of my most anticipated films of the year.  Thankfully, he decided to tell a different story, and it's a big budget sci-fi movie that stars George Clooney and revolves around “a bright, optimistic teen (Britt Robertson) bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment who embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory as ‘Tomorrowland.’” The other day at New York Comic-Con, »

- Steve 'Frosty' Weintraub

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Tomorrowland: first trailer

9 October 2014 11:57 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Director Brad Bird's mysterious sci-fi adventure Tomorrowland finally has a trailer. Take a first look here...

Well, after a lengthy period of secrecy, Brad Bird's Tomorrowland finally has a first trailer. This is the film that, at one time, was thought to be a Buck Rogers reboot - which is clearly wide of the mark, as the promo below proves.

This isn't to say that it gives all that much away. We see Casey (Britt Robertson) whisked away to an Oz-like place (the Tomorrowland of the title), where she meets a scientific genius named Frank (George Clooney). "What they must do there changes the world - and them - forever", reads the equally ambiguous synopsis.

Starry cast notwithstanding, Bird's one reason to be excited about this - the director behind The Iron Giant, The Incredibles and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, he's great at making films full of »

- ryanlambie

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The Iron Giant Poster by Dkng

9 October 2014 10:34 AM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

The Iron Giant by Brad Bird is a fan boy/girl favorite. Dkng has created a poster for Mondo Tees and in just a couple of hours it has already sold out. Only 260 of these hand numbered screenprinted posters were made. The art is beautiful in sepia tones, with clean lines, and an atmospheric feel. At 18"x24" and only $40, I can see why they sold out so quickly. »

- Free Reyes

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First 'Tomorrowland' Details and Pics Promise the Science Equivalent of 'Harry Potter'

9 October 2014 5:21 AM, PDT | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

Director Brad Bird has made The Iron Giant, The Incredibles and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, which means virtually everyone is going to be interested in his next movie no matter what it's about or who is in it. But, so far that movie -- the sci-fi Disney project Tomorrowland -- has been shrouded in mystery. We know it's written by Damon Lindelof (Lost, Prometheus) and Jeff Jensen (a former journalist), stars George Clooney and somehow includes Walt Disney's...

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First 'Tomorrowland' Details and Pics Promise the Science Equivalent of 'Harry Potter'

9 October 2014 5:21 AM, PDT | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

Director Brad Bird has made The Iron Giant, The Incredibles and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, which means virtually everyone is going to be interested in his next movie no matter what it's about or who is in it. But, so far that movie -- the sci-fi Disney project Tomorrowland -- has been shrouded in mystery. We know it's written by Damon Lindelof (Lost, Prometheus) and Jeff Jensen (a former journalist), stars George Clooney and somehow includes Walt Disney's...

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First 'Tomorrowland' Details and Pics Promise the Science Equivalent of Hogwarts

8 October 2014 4:45 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

So far Brad Bird has made The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol. Obviously everyone is automatically going to be interested in whatever movie he does next, no matter what it's about or who is in it. But, so far that movie -- the sci-fi Disney project Tomorrowland -- has been fairly shrouded in mystery. We know it's written by Damon Lindelof (Lost, Prometheus) and Jeff Jensen (a former journalist), stars George Clooney and Britt Robertson, and somehow includes Walt Disney's obsession with the future. Now thanks to a first look piece at Entertainment Weekly, we not only have our first three images from the movie, but a host of fresh details about its plot, and some of them are a bit surprising. The overall story is about a girl...

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First Look: George Clooney is a man out of time in Disney's 'Tomorrowland'

8 October 2014 9:20 AM, PDT | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

It never was, but is always near, can never be seen, but will always show up—although it disappears the moment it arrives... The solution to this old riddle is simple: Tomorrow. But for those awaiting a glimpse of Disney's upcoming sci-fi/fantasy adventure Tomorrowland, the answer is not so elusive. Here's an exclusive preview of what's-to-come from the deeply shrouded new Brad Bird film. "We begin our movie asking what did  used to be?" Bird says. "What’s good about the future and what’s scary about it? And we wrestle with those things in a slightly mythical way. »

- Anthony Breznican

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New Mondo Posters from Francesco Francavilla, Alex Ross, and Jay Shaw

2 October 2014 8:34 AM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Mondo-Con was last week, but you can still get in on the action with a series of prints set to be released at a random time today. Mondo is releasing six (6!) prints that were previously only available at Mondo-Con, and they are all pretty great. Francesco Francavilla has created a poster for Afterlife with Archie, which is a comic series about Archie in a zombie apocalypse. Francavilla does the art for the series. Alex Ross designed a poster for The Iron Giant (It was previously on sale at Mondo-Con). And finally, there are four posters for the Night of the Living Deadpool comics miniseries published earlier this year, from artist Jay Shaw.

Check them all out below, and watch @MondoNews on Twitter for on sale info sometime today.

Poster by Francesco Francavilla. 24"x36" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of 275. Printed by D&L Screenprinting. $50

Poster by Alex Ross. 27"x15" screen print. »

- Mily Dunbar

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Watch: David Weinstein's Incredible Sci-Fi Robot Short Film 'Envoy'

24 September 2014 9:41 AM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"You don't even know what it's capable of! Or what it's doing." Wow - this is one of the best shorts I've seen in a while - David Weinstein's Envoy, uploaded to his Vimeo recently. Stellar VFX combined with an emotional, compelling story - a kid and his robot, think Transformers with a little The Iron Giant. And I love that it goes all out, never shying away from showing the robot and some awesome action scenes, and it follows through until the very end. Envoy is under 10 minutes and is worth a quick watch, it's refreshing to see something so good for a short film like this. Someone let this guy make a movie, I don't want this to end. "Details" on the short from Vimeo: "Science fiction, action adventure, short film to be used as a proof of concept for a larger full-length feature film story. A »

- Alex Billington

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Big Hero 6 TV Spot - "My Ninja Skills Are Sweet"

16 September 2014 9:36 AM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Here's the latest TV spot for Disney's Big Hero 6, and it's called "My Ninja Skills Are Sweet." This movie is going to be incredibly entertaining. To read about some things I learned at an early press event for the film, , click here. This is the most excited that I've been for a Disney animated movie in a long time. One of the reasons is because it falls in line with some of my other favorite animated movies such as The Iron Giant and The Incredibles. 

Big Hero 6 is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, »

- Joey Paur

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Ranked: Every Summer Movie Season Since 1980 - Part 2

14 September 2014 6:33 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

We’ve reviewed every summer movie season since 1980 to find out which are the best, and which are the worst. Last week we posted our picks for the worst, and here we post our picks for the best. 

2015 and 2016 may just be the most overthetop summer movie seasons yet. It seems like nearly every movie slated for a summer 2015 or 2016 release is heavily anticipated. Because of these impending summers of movie awesomeness, we’ve decided to take a look back at summer movie seasons of years past. The idea of the summer movie season is currently in full swing, but it didn’t catch on immediately. Hollywood had to do its fair share of experimenting to determine what types of films would be most successful. As a result, some summer movie seasons have been better than others. We’ve reviewed them all for you and ranked them from worst to best. »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (G.S. Perno)

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Video of The Iron Giant Puppet Cosplay in Action

10 September 2014 10:00 AM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

A week ago we shared an awesome photo of a 9 foot Iron Giant cosplay puppet from Cosplay Day Singapore 2014. You can now see the puppet in action! R3LOAD Network released a video of the puppeteer cosplayer working his magic. The Iron Giant you see here was created by Orvis Evans, and took about a year to build. It was made using Pvc pipes, plastic, foam and parts from a toilet. 

What's funny is the guy parading it around can't even see, so he had bring someone along with him to guide him through the crowds. I would love to see this guy build something else just as cool to show off. 

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- Joey Paur

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Geek Culture-Inspired Art Series by James White

5 September 2014 1:00 PM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Artsist James White has created a very cool set of art that was inspired by geek culture type movies, toys, comics, and TV. We've got art here for Guardians of the Galaxy, Predator, He-Man, The Iron Giant, 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Shawshank RedemptionStar Wars, and more. The art was part of the Celescapes art show at the Bottleneck Gallery. Here's a note from the artist:

"So here is the full spread of all 15 original pieces I created for the show, inspired by the beautiful painted backgrounds of cartoons I watched as a kid. Scooby-Doo, Superfriends, Spider-man, Masters of the Universe… if you don’t know what I’m talking about please dig up some old episodes and scope those backgrounds. Wonderful stuff. So for this show, I wanted the background to be brought to the foreground."

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- Joey Paur

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The Iron Giant Blasts Off in Art by Alex Ross

22 August 2014 3:00 PM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Comic artist Alex Ross created this incredibly awesome Iron Giant illustration. This might just be one of my favorite pieces that he's done. Ross is a favorite artist of mine, and The Iron Giant is my number one favorite animated film of all time, so if you bring the two together like this, the result is pure magic. Thanks to Sal Abbinanti for the heads up on this greatness.  »

- Joey Paur

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Check out Alex Ross’ The Iron Giant Poster for MondoCon; Full Programming Lineup Announced for Mondo’s First Convention

21 August 2014 10:01 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Next month Mondo will have its very own convention, MondoCon, and they're starting out with a bang.  Today they've announced their full lineup of artists and programming as well as some of the amazing artwork they'll have available.  One of the hottest items this year will undoubtedly be Alex Ross' The Iron Giant poster.  This is the celebrated artist's first time working with Mondo, and hopefully it won't be his last.  As for The Iron Giant, Mondo is going all out in celebrating the wonderful film's 15th anniversary, and in addition to Ross' poster, they will also be putting the movie's soundtrack on vinyl for the first time with two package designs from artists Jason Edmiston and Jay Shaw. But these items are just a small part of a much larger convention that will have plenty of cool events.  Hit the jump to check out Ross' Iron Giant poster, »

- Matt Goldberg

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Mondo Unveils Three Posters for 'Evil Dead 2' & 'Army of Darkness'

13 August 2014 5:10 PM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

During Comic-Con, the collectible arthouse Mondo unveiled some awesome posters for Guardians of the Galaxy, not to mention announcing their foray into collectible toys with figures for The Iron Giant and more. Now Mondo is back to their regularly scheduled programming (via Badass Digest) with great artwork for two of the most revered cult classic horror films. Evil Dead II is given a stylish poster by Randy Ortiz while Army of Darkness is given two different prints by Tom Whalen and Richey Beckett. Technically there's six posters since each has a variant to go along with it, but if you like Mondo, you know the drill. Randy Ortiz's poster for Evil Dead II (variant on the right): Richey Beckett's poster for Army of Darkness (variant on the right): Tom Whalen's poster for Army of Darkness (variant on the right): My favorite is probably Tom Whalen's, »

- Ethan Anderton

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Vin Diesel Hints At Future ‘Inhuman’ Marvel Role

11 August 2014 8:55 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

It came as a big surprise when Vin Diesel was announced as the actor to take on the walking tree known as Groot in the recent incredible smash Guardians Of The Galaxy. Although Diesel was no stranger to voice work after his brilliant turn as The Iron Giant, the fact that such a high-profile actor would take on voice work where he only says three words, “I am Groot,” had people questioning whether there was more in store for Diesel. It wouldn’t be the first time, as Paul Bettany recently graduated from providing the vocal work for Tony Stark’s AI butler Jarvis in the Iron Man trilogy and The Avengers, to a more physical role as The Vision in Avengers: Age Of Ultron.

Now it seems the ever hint heavy Diesel may have given us a clue as to a future possible role. That role would be in The Inhumans, »

- Luke Ryan Baldock

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