In what could be termed as good news for Disney lovers, production on Mulan, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s 1998 animated feature, has begun starring Liu Yifei as the lead. Yifei, also known as Crystal Liu, looks fierce in the movie’s first promo shot, armed with a sword and stance. Sharing the official look, Disney took to the Twitter and wrote, “Let's get down to business to make a movie! The live-action #Mulan is now in production, starring Liu Yifei as Mulan.” Production has begun on live-action #Mulan! pic.twitter.com/o4nROnyw4H — Disney (@Disney) August 13, 2018 Mulan is an epic adventure of a fearless young woman who masquerades as a man in order to fight northern invaders attacking China. The eldest daughter of an honoured warrior, Hua Mulan is spirited, determine
Albert Hughes' historical Ice-age drama film 'Alpha' will release in India on August 24. The film, directed by Albert Hughes and starring Kodi Smit-McPhee and Johannes Haukur Johannesson, explores the origin of man's best friend. Check out the official trailer here: According to the official synopsis of the film, while on his first hunt with his tribe's most elite group, a young man is injured and must learn to survive alone in the wilderness. He reluctantly tames a lone wolf abandoned by its pack and the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies, enduring countless dangers and overwhelming odds in order to find their way home before winter arrives. The film will be brought to India by Sony Pictures India and will release in English and Tamil.
We all love superheroes, isn’t it? Superheroes are everywhere nowadays. From TV to the big screen, they no longer belong to the comic book world. With female superheroes taking center stage in pop culture, take a look at some of the most powerful, coolest superheroines of all time. Captain Marvel: Dubbed as the mightiest Avenger, Captain Marvel is the focus of 2019’s highly anticipated Marvel’s untitled ‘Avengers 4’ movie. Her superpowers include superhuman strength, speed, and durability, energy projection and absorption flight. Captain Marvel is a female character and was Marvel’s first female key character. The female superhero is a human/Kree hybrid, with Kree natives being scientifically and technologically advanced and from the planet Hala. Supergirl: Supergirl may have sta
Ant-Man and the Wasp earned USD 9 million at the box office in the US this weekend, bringing its domestic box office total to USD 183.7 million, surpassing the original Ant-Man movie’s box office total of USD 183 million. Ant-Man earned USD 339.1 million from international markets. So far, Ant-Man and the Wasp earned USD 211.1 million from international markets. Marvel Cinematic Universe's latest installment saw an opening of Rs 7.05 crore across India, that was released on July 13 alongside Diljit Dosanjh’s ‘Soorma’. Compared to the last two Marvel releases - Avengers: Infinity War and Black Panther, this movie started off with an average box office run in India. Avengers: Infinity War collected Rs. 30 crore on Day 1, making it 2018's biggest opening in India while Black Panther made
(Image Representative. Courtesy: Youthopia) Deluxe Entertainment Services Group has signed a definitive agreement to acquire award-winning visual effects (VFX) company Atomic Fiction, with studios in Montreal and San Francisco. Atomic Fiction will join Method Studios, Deluxe's global VFX brand, as part of its strategy to deepen the company's talent base and capacity to take on the biggest and most challenging VFX projects for features, episodic, advertising and brands. Academy Award-winning director Robert Zemeckis said, "Throughout my career, I've always felt that it's important to surround myself with the best of the best in their craft. Kevin (Baillie) and the team at Atomic Fiction are exactly that and, with the resources of Deluxe and Method behind them, I'm excited to have an ev...
All those 90s kids out there? Remember Captain Vyom? For most of the kids nowadays, Iron-man or Spiderman might be the ultimate hero, but for the early kids, there was another hero who redefined Indian Television. Not just Shaktimaan, but we also travelled across the universe chasing criminals with ‘Captain Vyom’s’ team of soldiers. Milind Soman might be enjoying a resurgence of sorts today – be it his freak for fitness or his wife, but for us, he was a hero even back then. More than just the entertainment, it was a leap in Indian television standards. Most of us back then didn't know anything about Star Wars but thankfully, Captain Vyom was there for us. Captain Vyom was an Indian live-action superhero science fiction television series aired on DD National in 1998. It was directed by
Warner Bros, who dominated this year’s San Diego Comic-Con International 2018, is taking the DC Extended Universe underwater with the release of the upcoming ‘Aquaman,’ starring Game of Thrones fame Khal Drogo aka Jason Momoa. After witnessing his debut in last year's Justice League, Aquaman fans have eagerly awaited a real look at the aquatic king's full feature-length debut. As per the official synopsis, the film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime-one that will not only force him to face who he really is but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be a king. Check out the official trailer here: The film is directed by James Wan and also stars Willem Dafoe and Nicole Kidman Aquaman is all set
Indian Contemporary Cinema had become digitally and scientifically advanced and the future prospects of visual effects in Indian Cinema in near future. After the advent of visual and sound effects in movies, the scenario has taken a wide turn in Indian Cinema. Love Story 2050 was considered as a milestone in Indian cinema for its stunning visual effects. Later, Ra-One (2011), Robot (2010) and Krissh 3 (2013) adopted Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) and 3D montage techniques, incorporated from various Hollywood movies and took Indian Cinema to a new and different level. The movie game conversion came into existence after the release of Don-2 and Ra-One and Baahubali franchises. The yet-to-be-released Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumar’s film 2.0 is one of the first India movies to be shot in 3D.
Disney to bring back Star Wars: The Clone Wars to customers. During the 10th Anniversary, Clone Wars panel at San Diego Comic-Con, creator and producer Dave Filoni announced that the show would return on Disney’s streaming service, finishing off the story that was widely considered to be left hanging after the show’s abrupt cancellation in 2013. The show will be coming back with the seventh season consisting of 12 new episodes for Disney’s upcoming streaming service. Check out the trailer here: From 2008 to 2013, The Clone Wars ran on Cartoon Network, revealing the massive war that took place between the theatrical, live-action movies Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. After the show went off air abruptly, many fans were left feeling the show’s s
After being postponed several times ever since the film went on floors, Akshay Kumar and Rajinikanth starrer 2.0 has finally got a release date. The film will hit the theatre screens on November 29 this year. The announcement was done by Akshay Kumar by sharing a new poster showing a scary crow on his microblogging site. Get ready for the ultimate clash, #2Point0 on 29th November, 2018! https://t.co/t31HtEOl12 — Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) July 10, 2018 This would be the second time that two films of Rajinikanth will be releasing in the same year. Earlier this year, Kaala had hit the theatres. 2.0 is a sequel of 2010 film 'Enthiran' (released in Hindi as 'Robot'), starring Rajinikanth and Aishwariya Rai in lead roles. The movie 2.0 has been written and directed by S Shankar and is