Tag: J.J. Abrams

Daisy Ridley, J.J. Abrams Team Up For New Movie ‘Kolma’

Daisy Ridley and J.J. Abrams’ new venture after ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is the US remake of a 2003 Israeli movie called ‘Kolma.’

Geek April 20, 2016

J.J. Abrams Drops Hints About Who Rey’s Parents Are

If there’s anyone with insider info on ‘Star Wars,’ that’s J.J. Abrams! The ‘Force Awakens’ director dropped a big hint at the Tribeca Film Festival about Rey’s parents while talking about ‘Episode VII’ in an interview.

Geek April 19, 2016

Honest Trailer For 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Says What We've All Been Thinking

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' finally has an honest trailer, and it's not letting the film off easily.

Movies/TV Shows April 6, 2016

That Time J.J. Abrams Almost Made A Superman Movie

More than a few filmmakers over the years have looked to adapt Superman to the big screen, including J.J. Abrams.

Movies/TV Shows March 22, 2016

J.J. Abrams Working On Movie Adaptations For 'Half Life' And 'Portal'

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' director J.J. Abrams recently reported that film adaptations based on video games 'Half Life' and 'Portal' are in development as part of his partnership with developer Valve.

Movies/TV Shows March 14, 2016

Stream These Monster Movies On Netflix, Hulu And Prime Video To Get Ready For '10 Cloverfield Lane'

Before checking out J.J. Abrams' latest monster movie in theaters this weekend, check out these titles to stream on the three popular platforms.

Internet Culture March 11, 2016

J.J. Abrams Says 'Cloverfield' Monster Isn't In '10 Cloverfield Lane'

The sort-of-sequel won't feature the massive creature seen in the original 'Cloverfield.'

Movies/TV Shows February 26, 2016

Travel Back In Time To '11.22.63': Series Premiere Recap

The James Franco-led adaptation of Stephen King's historical thriller finally premiered in Hulu. Read on to find out what the premiere episode had in store for everyone.

Movies/TV Shows February 16, 2016

Paramount Releases Surprise Trailer For J.J. Abrams' '10 Cloverfield Lane'

Paramount Pictures surprised moviegoers who went to see Michael Bay's '13 Hours' by releasing a trailer for the new J.J. Abrams' film '10 Cloverfield Lane.'

Movies/TV Shows January 15, 2016

Who Is Rey? J.J. Abrams Knows, But Won't Tell You

The mystery behind Rey’s lineage continues to haunt fans, much to the amusement of J.J. Abrams. The film director claims to know a bit about Rey’s real identity but just wouldn’t dare to reveal any information ahead of the film franchise’s next installment.

Geek January 14, 2016

Sure Does Seem Like Samuel L. Jackson Prefers The 'Star Wars' Prequels To 'The Force Awakens'

Samuel Jackson had this to say about 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.

Movies/TV Shows January 6, 2016

Supreme Leader Snoke In 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Might Not Be A New Character After All [Spoilers!]

The mysterious new villain from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' might not be a new character at all.

Movies/TV Shows December 26, 2015

Script For 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' So Good That J.J. Abrams Regrets Not Directing It

According to actor Greg Grunberg, J.J. Abrams recently read the script for 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' and admitted that he regretted not directing the next film in the franchise.

Movies/TV Shows December 23, 2015

The Official 'Star Wars' Site Has A Ton Of Info On The New Places And Faces In 'The Force Awakens' [Spoilers!]

If you can't get enough 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', the official 'Star Wars' site has plenty of new information you'll want to read.

Movies/TV Shows December 22, 2015

This 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Character Was Originally Supposed To Die [Spoilers!]

A prominent new member of the 'Star Wars' universe was originally supposed to die.

Movies/TV Shows December 21, 2015

Supreme Leader Snoke Is The New Big, Bad Villain Of 'Star Wars,' But Who Is He?

We take a deeper look at the most mysterious character from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.'

Movies/TV Shows December 19, 2015

Outside Of One Throwaway Reference, 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Completely Ignores The Prequels

It's clear which 'Star Wars' trilogy J.J. Abrams prefers. Spoiler alert: it's not the prequels.

Movies/TV Shows December 18, 2015

Who’s Hiding Beneath Stormtrooper Armor In 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'? [Spoilers!]

A fun cameo from a well-known actor comes during one of the most humorous scenes in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.'

Movies/TV Shows December 18, 2015

New '11.22.63' Trailer Shows James Franco Going Back In Time

A new trailer released for Hulu series '11.22.63,' based on the Stephen King novel, shows actor James Franco as Jake Epping going back in time to prevent the assassination of JFK.

Movies/TV Shows December 18, 2015

All The Ways 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Draws Directly From 'A New Hope' [Spoilers!]

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is here, and it's clear that J.J. Abrams was looking to mimic 'A New Hope' as much as possible.

Movies/TV Shows December 18, 2015

'Star Trek Into Darkness' Even Disappointed J.J. Abrams

In an interview with BuzzFeed, 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' director J.J. Abrams admits that he wasn't happy about certain choices he made when working on 'Star Trek Into Darkness.'

Movies/TV Shows December 18, 2015

First 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Reactions Trickle In On Twitter

The good, the bad and the surprisingly ugly takes on the latest 'Star Wars' are here.

Movies/TV Shows December 15, 2015

'Hamilton' Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda Composed Cantina Music For 'The Force Awakens'

Abrams revealed on 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon' that 'The Force Awakens' will include a scene at the Mos Eisley Cantina, with music composed by none other than 'Hamilton' creator and MacArthur Genius Grant recipient Lin-Manuel Miranda.

Movies/TV Shows December 2, 2015

New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Images And Details Revealed, As Kylo Ren Worships At The Altar Of Darth Vader

Rolling Stone has a behind-the-scenes look at Star Wars: The Force Awakens', including never-before-seen images from the film.

Movies/TV Shows December 2, 2015

J.J. Abrams Shares Hilarious 'The Force Awakens' Audition Reels - 'Saturday Night Live' Parodies 'Star Wars' As The Countdown Continues

'SNL' and J.J. Abrams team up to release never-before-seen audition reels for 'The Force Awakens.' Check out who wanted to join the cast of the iconic film franchise.

Geek November 23, 2015

J.J. Abrams Partners With 'Infinity Blade' Developer For New Video Game

J.J. Abrams plans on partnering with ChAIR, the game developer behind 'Shadow Complex' and 'Infinity Blade,' for a new video game called 'Spyjinx' that should release sometime next year.

Geek November 11, 2015

J.J. Abrams Talks Welcoming People Back To The 'Star Wars' Franchise With 'The Force Awakens'

'Star Wars' fans are definitely excited as the big day for 'The Force Awakens' approaches. However, director J.J. Abrams said that the movie is also geared towards those who are not long-time fans of the franchise.

Geek November 10, 2015

J.J. Abrams Says 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Be A Self-Contained Story

In a new interview with Wired magazine, director J.J. Abrams talks about how 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' mimics 'A New Hope'.

Movies/TV Shows November 9, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Character Posters Give Us New Looks At Han, Leia, Kylo Ren And More

Check out five new posters for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.'

Movies/TV Shows November 4, 2015

'Star Wars' Cast Wants To Screen 'The Force Awakens' Early For A Terminally Ill Fan

Life-long superfan Daniel Fleetwood has one wish: to see 'The Force Awakens' before he dies of a rare form of cancer. Now, it looks like 'Star Wars' cast members Mark Hamill, Jon Boyega and Peter Mayhew are joining in his plea to J.J. Abrams to screen the movie early for the terminally ill man.

Movies/TV Shows November 3, 2015

Watch J.J. Abrams Answer A 'Star Wars 7' Question From George Lucas Himself

J.J. Abrams recently fielded a number of questions from various celebrities, including George Lucas himself.

Movies/TV Shows October 30, 2015

J.J. Abrams (Mostly) Kicked His Lens Flare Addiction In New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer

A trailer for a J.J. Abrams movie bereft of lens flare? I think not...

Movies/TV Shows October 20, 2015

The 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Full-Length Theatrical Trailer Is Here

It's here. The full-length theatrical trailer for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is right here. And you need to watch it.

Movies/TV Shows October 19, 2015

The Final Theatrical Poster For 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Is Full Of Clues

It's here. Feast your eyes on the theatrical poster for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' Han Solo, Princess Leia, BB-8, Finn, Rey, Kylo Ren — they're all here, and so much more.

Movies/TV Shows October 18, 2015

New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Poster Coming Oct. 18, With New Trailer And Ticket Sales To Follow

A new report says advanced ticket sales and a new trailer for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' will go live on Monday.

Movies/TV Shows October 15, 2015

'The Force Awakens' Sequel Is Adding 2 Female Protagonists

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' may not be here yet, but its sequel is already well into pre-production. The latest news from 'Episode VIII' is that two new female protagonists are being added.

Movies/TV Shows October 3, 2015

How Did C-3PO Get A Red Arm? One-Shot Comic To Tell The Story

C-3PO has a red arm in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' What's that about? A comic coming in December will tell the official story behind how and why C-3PO lost his old arm and received this new red one.

Movies/TV Shows September 8, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Kylo Ren And Finn Speak For The First Time, And They Have Some Interesting Things To Say

Talking toys from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' reveal the voices of two of the film's new characters.

Movies/TV Shows September 4, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Lego Ad Features Kylo Ren Going After BB-8

Get your first glimpse of some of the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Lego sets coming to a store near you.

Geek August 31, 2015

New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Confirms Finn Will Get A Lightsaber

A new 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' teaser features a new look at a lightsaber-wielding Finn.

Movies/TV Shows August 27, 2015

Empire Unveils New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Images Of Finn & BB-8

Star Wars fans looking for a fix, look no further. Three new images have been released from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens,' by Empire Magazine.

Movies/TV Shows August 27, 2015

'Team Fortress 2' Is Getting A New Game Mode, Courtesy of J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot

Valve's popular class based shooter is getting a brand new game mode from J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot.

Geek August 20, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Be A Little Over 2 Hours Long

Movie runtimes in the grand scheme of things aren't that important. But for 'Star Wars,' shorter movies typically means better stories — which bodes well for 'The Force Awakens.'

Movies/TV Shows August 17, 2015

Kylo Ren Revealed: New Details And Hints About 'Star Wars' Next Villain

Who is Kylo Ren? Aside from a Force and lightsaber-wielding bad guy, we know nothing about him. New details from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' explain his mask, his knighthood and more.

Movies/TV Shows August 12, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Is The Cover Story In Entertainment Weekly

The villain Kylo Ren (played by Adam Driver) appears on the cover of this week's 'Entertainment Weekly.' Inside, EW promises loads of juicy new details on the movie, along with a selection of brand new photos.

Movies/TV Shows August 12, 2015

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