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First Trailer for José Padilha’s ROBOCOP Remake

RoboCop KinnamanThe first full-length trailer for director José Padilha’s upcoming RoboCop remake has been released online.  I’m too young to have a real connection with the original three RoboCop films, but it was something that I always enjoyed watching as a kid.  That being said, I think that’s the reason why I was impressed with the new trailer for the 2014 remake – as many fans are griping on the internet about the newest iteration of the franchise.  One thing that can be said is that the film is sure to offer fans plenty of nods and callbacks to the 1987 original while offering a new take and spin on the character.  Joel Kinnaman stars as Alex Murphy, a charismatic police officer in Detroit in the year 2028 who is offered the opportunity to become part man, part police officer after being critically injured in the line of duty.  Hit the jump to check out the trailer. Read the rest of this entry

The Dark Knight Rises For Your Golden Globe Consideration Posters

After launching their Oscar campaign a few weeks ago, Warner Bros. has now set their eyes on The Golden Globes.  The studio has released two new posters displaying the categories that they believe The Dark Knight Risesshould be nominated for.  The posters feature some cool quotes from praiseworthy critic reviews and one features a picture of Academy Award winning composer Hans Zimmer sitting down with director Christopher Nolan.  Hit the jump to check out the posters. Read the rest of this entry

A Look at Some Behind-The-Scenes Blu-Ray Extras for The Dark Knight Rises [UPDATE: VIDEO REMOVED AT REQUEST OF THE STUDIO]

We’re two weeks away from the official release of The Dark Knight Rises on blu-ray and DVD.  With that, we’re treated to a portion of some of the special features from the blu-ray.  This behind-the-scenes look shows us a time lapse video of the construction of some of the amazing sets used in TDKR.  While watching the video, I felt like the construction of the Batcave was unbelievably impressive.  I was in extra in the football scene, and seeing all of that in person and then seeing the final product on screen was amazing.  Also, some cool concept pictures play at the end of the video.  Hit the jump to check it out. Read the rest of this entry

Warner Bros. Releases New Still From The Dark Knight Rises – Promotes Awards Campaign in Variety

After launching their official “For Your Consideration” awards website yesterday (which I reported here), Warner Bros. continued to promote their biggest blockbuster of 2012, The Dark Knight Rises, today.  With the DVD release right around the corner, WB has been turning up its marketing campaign once again to drive sales on what is already the 7th highest grossing film of all time.  Along with DVD promotion, WB feels that TDKR has a good chance to collect some hardware this awards season as it promoted the TDKR “For Your Consideration” campaign in Monday’s Daily Variety.  Hit the jump to check out the new still and the Variety ad. Read the rest of this entry