HBO Unites with Bad Robot for ‘Westworld’ Remake Starring Anthony Hopkins

In 1973, Michael Crichton (yes, THAT Michael Crichton) wrote and directed a film called Westworld, about malfunctioning robots at an amusement park — “Westworld” — for adults. It may sound silly, but it was a commentary on artificial intelligence and sin. It also starred such classic actors as Yul Brynner and James Brolin (father of actor […]

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Official Poster [Pic]

Now that is one pissed dragon! If you’re at SDCC 2014 this weekend, the first trailer will likely be presented at 10am in Hall H! [Source: The Hobbit on Twitter]

Even Arnold Schwarzenegger Thinks That “Han Shot First” [Pic]

Yes, we know that this picture has most likely been photoshopped, but we think it’s still funny enough to post. [Source: The Arnold Fans on Twitter | Via NA]

The Avengers as an 8-Bit (And 16-Bit!) Video Game

AVENGERS ASSEMBLE! CineFix presents THE AVENGERS, retold via old-school 8-bit (and a little 16 bit ;) game tech. No quarters or controllers required! [Cinefix]

Marvel Plans to Release One Sequel, One Franchise Every Year

Back in March, we brought you the  news that Sony Pictures would release a Spider-Man or Spidey-themed movie every year. Now, Marvel is planning  to “release one sequel and one new franchise each year,” beginning with Guardians of the Galaxy, JoBlo reports. Kevin Feige, the head of Marvel Studios, revealed the plan in an interview […]

Online Video Blitz Gets Weird Al Yankovic To #1 on the Billboard 200

After 14 attempts over 31 years, Weird Al Yankovic has finally reached number one in the Billboard album charts. Mandatory Fun will debut at number one on the Billboard 200 based on sales from last week. Yankovic had previously said it’s likely to be his last album and he’ll now concentrate on singles and music […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 68% Off the Marvel Blu-ray Bundle (10 Movies) – $64.99 + FREE Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Marvel Blu-ray Bundle (The Wolverine, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, X-Men, X-Men 2, X-Men 3, X-Men First Class, Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four 2, Daredevil, Elektra) on blu-ray for just $64.99 plus free shipping. That’s 68% off on the bundle’s regular list price of $199.99. –Marvel Blu-ray […]

Epic Keyboard Guy Rocks the Synth on Sonic 2’s Chemical Plant Zone Theme Cover [Video]

An awesome cover of the Chemical Plant Zone theme from Sonic 2 by Youtuber Epic Keyboard Guy. If you like what he’s doing, be sure to subscribe to Epic Keyboard Guy on Youtube! [Epic Keyboard Guy on Youtube]

Official TMNT Rap Songs: The Old vs. The New [Videos]

Check out “Shell Shocked” the new official rap song for the new TMNT movie, then compare it with the one from 1991. Go ninja, go ninja go! Dreadful, right? But that “thing” was from the 90s, so it’s perfectly understandable! [Atlantic Records | Via IO9]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 50% Off X-Men: The Adamantium Collection (Limited Collector’s Edition) (Blu-Ray) – $99 + FREE Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers X-Men: The Adamantium Collection (Limited Collector’s Edition) on blu-ray for just $99 plus free shipping. That’s 50% off ont he collection’s regular list price of $199.99. This collection includes all six X-Men films on Blu-ray (X-Men (2000), X2 (2003), X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), X-Men […]

J.J. Abrams Reveals New On-Set Surprise as ‘Force for Change’ Charity Winds Down [VIDEO]

It’s the final week to donate to the “Star Wars: Force for Change” Campaign to benefit UNICEF! Donate and you could win the chance to appear in Episode VII or a pre-release date screening for you and 20 friends! [Star Wars / via YouTube]

First World Problems: A New Music Video by “Weird Al” Yankovic

Here’s “First World Problems,” one of Weird Al’s latest video in his eight videos in eight days campaign. Enjoy! Edit: I had to post this one a few days later because the video wasn’t available to be embedded until now! [Popcrush]