‘Avatar 2′ to shoot in 2017, ten years after first episode

‘Avatar 2′ to shoot in 2017, ten years after first episode

After years of delays, the sequel to James Cameron’s blockbuster will begin shooting at the start of next year. With four sequels now planned, the “Avatar” team will be kept busy until 2023 when the fifth Avatar opus is due to be released. James Cameron will have waited a decade to shoot the first follow-up […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Aliens’ 30th anniversary celebration in store for San Diego Comic Con

‘Aliens’ 30th anniversary celebration in store for San Diego Comic Con

With James Cameron’s movie set to celebrate its 30th birthday in a few days, San Diego Comic Con is the ideal opportunity to reunite the film’s director and cast at a reunion panel, July 23. “Aliens” – the second movie in the “Alien” franchise following Ridley Scott’s 1979 film – turns 30 July 18. Twentieth Century […]

18.07.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is now the fourth biggest movie of all time

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is now the fourth biggest movie of all time

(Relaxnews) – Taking $1.54 billion at the box office since its release on December 18, the seventh episode in the “Star Wars” story has overtaken “Furious 7″ and “Avengers: Age of Ultron” to become the fourth highest-grossing movie of all time. As of this week, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is shaking things up in […]

06.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
China set to open world’s highest glass-bottomed bridge

China set to open world’s highest glass-bottomed bridge

(Relaxnews) – China is set to become home to the tallest, longest, and, arguably, scariest pedestrian bridge in the world, when construction of a glass-bottomed bridge is complete in the national park that inspired the floating mountains from the James Cameron film “Avatar.” Hovering a dizzying 300 meters (984 feet) above the ground, the Zhangjiajie […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations, Film, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
Why do blockbusters rarely win top honors at Oscars?

Why do blockbusters rarely win top honors at Oscars?

(Hollywood, United States-AFP) – So who has actually seen the top Oscar movies? Film buffs, mostly. That’s because — let’s face it — most of the films shortlisted for Academy Awards glory are relatively small-budget independent flicks, not crowd-pleasing blockbusters. And it’s even more the case this year, with only one of the eight films […]

21.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Trailer: Arnold Schwarzenegger is back in ‘Terminator Genisys’

Trailer: Arnold Schwarzenegger is back in ‘Terminator Genisys’

(Relaxnews) – Due in theaters on July 1, 2015, “Terminator Genisys” marks the return of Arnold Schwarzenegger to one of his most iconic roles. A new trailer offers a first look. Described as a reboot of the original film, which was directed by James Cameron in 1984, “Terminator Genisys” is actually a retelling of the […]

05.12.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
‘Transformers 4′ now China’s biggest ever film

‘Transformers 4′ now China’s biggest ever film

(Relaxnews) – The second week box office take for “Transformers: Age of Extinction” is enough to make Paramount’s film the biggest of all time in China. Standing on US$222.7m after its second weekend on release, the movie is already outpacing the lifetime revenue of James Cameron film “Avatar” (US$221.9m), notes The Hollywood Reporter. It’s a resounding […]

08.07.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
James Cameron outlines ‘Avatar’ as Disney World attraction

James Cameron outlines ‘Avatar’ as Disney World attraction

(Relaxnews) – “It’s going to have floating mountains. It’s pretty cool,” says Cameron of “Pandora: The Land of Avatar,” a new theme park area due to open at Florida’s Walt Disney World in 2017. That park name comes from the lips of James Cameron, who was present at the Hero Complex Film Festival on May […]

02.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Classical monsters that inspire Hollywood in Rome show

Classical monsters that inspire Hollywood in Rome show

(ROME-AFP) – Griffins, sirens and minotaurs went on display in Rome on Thursday for an exhibition on monsters of antiquity with Hollywood special effects experts still inspired by the classical creatures acting as consultants. The show brought together 100 works including statues, frescoes and vases from museums around the world depicting fantastical creatures — all […]

20.12.2013 · Filled under: Art, Destinations, Entertainment, Film ·
First look at Disney’s Avatar theme park

First look at Disney’s Avatar theme park

(Relaxnews) – More details have emerged about Disney’s plans to bring James Cameron’s fictional “Avatar” paradise Pandora to life, with attractions that suspend floating mountains in the sky and recreate the planet’s bioluminescent plants. Set to open in Disney’s Animal Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, guests will be transported to the […]

Cameron to release three ‘Avatar’ sequels

Cameron to release three ‘Avatar’ sequels

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – Canadian director James Cameron is making three sequels to his film “Avatar,” which will be released between 2016 and 2018, Fox Studios announced Thursday. The 2009 film is the highest-grossing movie on record, having netted $2.8 billion at the box office worldwide. Cameron had originally planned for only two sequels. “In […]

02.08.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
James Cameron launches 3D joint venture in China

James Cameron launches 3D joint venture in China

(Beijing-AFP) – Noted director James Cameron launched on Wednesday a joint venture aimed at developing 3D cinema in China, a country which he says offers the best prospects for expanding the technology. “The future of entertainment is 3D and we believe that the future of 3D is right here in China,” said the Canadian, explaining […]

10.08.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·