Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first look at two of the new Decepticons that will be featured in Bumblebee: the Movie. The first Decepticon is named Shatter, who transforms into a cherry-red Plymouth Satellite. The character will be voiced by Angela Bassett, marking the first female Decepticon in the live-action Transformers films. The second Decepticon is named Dropkick, who transforms into a blue AMC Javelin. The character will be voiced by Justin Theroux. Travis Knight, the director of the film had this to say about the characters. “When the cast is too big, and you have a finite amount of time, there’sRead More
Variety has reported that Jim Carrey is in negotiations to portray Doctor Robotnik in the upcoming live-action adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. At this point in time it is unknown if he would be voicing a CGI representation of the character or if he will be playing the character on screen in costume. For those who are unaware, Doctor Robotnik (also known as Eggman or Dr. Eggman) is the main villain of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Earlier this May, it was revealed that James Marsden will be playing a currently unknown character in theRead More
Paramount has recently released the first official teaser trailer for Bumblebee: The Movie. For those who are unaware, the film is stated to be a reboot for the live-action film adaptation of the Transformers franchise. Personally I think I am enjoying the setting of the film especially compared to the previous two live-action installments. The trailer features the first look of the new version of Bumblebee as well as a teasing another currently unnamed Transformer, which looks to be Starscream or possibly one of the other seekers. The trailer also features some of the human characters inRead More
Variety has reported that James Marsden will be starring in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise. Currently his role is unknown as the film is still early in development. As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios The live-action Sonic the Hedgehog film is setRead More
Deadline has reported that Paramount has recently made a deal with F. Gary Gray to direct the live-action film adaptation of the M.A.S.K. franchise. For those who are unaware, M.A.S.K. is a 80s property that was created by Kenner. M.A.S.K stands for Mobile Armored Strike Kommand, and features a team of heroes in control of Matt Trakker as they fight against the evil organization named Venom. As the team swiftly are looking for writers for the project, the film is stated to be “…a contemporary subculture movie with a youth empowerment angle.” No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned forRead More
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Paramount’s live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise is currently set for a November, 15, 2019 release date. As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
Hasbro Studios has announced that they are currently producing a new animated series based on the Micronauts. For those who are unaware, the Micronauts was a series of toys released by Mego in 1976. The toyline was based on the Microman toyline that was created by Takara in 1974. An animated series was planned to be produced by the joint team of AGE, Annex Entertainment, Gribouille and Kaleidoscope Media Group in 1998, however it was shortly cancelled. The new animated series will be produced by Boulder Media Limited and is set to premiere in 2019. The series is set to target 6-11 year oldRead More
TFW2005 has recently posted a press release about the upcoming Bumblebee: The Movie. For those who haven’t been following, the next live-action film based on the Transformers franchise will feature Bumblebee and will be set in the year 1987. Bumblebee: The Movie will premiere in theaters on December 21, 2018. TFW2005 also posted an official visual for the film that features Hailee Steinfeld’s character, Charlie, next to the latest incarnation (or in this case one of the past incarnations) of Bumblebee. “On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard inRead More
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that the Sonic the Hedgehog film will now be produced by Paramount Pictures. The live-action CGI hybrid film was originally going to be produced by Sony Entertainment, however the film has now changed studios. The main production team who was previously working on the project at Sony Entertainment will continue to work on their duties at Paramount Pictures. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
Recently the official Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new images of the upcoming Takara Movie The Best releases. The latest set of releases start from MB-12 to MB-20, which includes a mixture of Transformers The Last Knight releases as well as some new versions of older characters. The latest images include: Transformers Movie The Best MB-12 Autobot Jazz Release Date: February 2018 Price: 3,780 Yen Transformers Movie The Best MB-13 Megatron Release Date: February 2018 Price: 8,640 Yen Transformers Movie The Best MB-14 Bonecrusher Release Date: February 2018 Price: 3,780 Yen Transformers Movie The Best MB-15 Lockdown Release Date: February 2018 Price: 3,780Read More
Hasbro has officially announced that Mark Wahlberg will be attending as a guest at Hascon 2017. For those who are unaware Mark Wahlberg portrayed Cade Yaeger in both Transformers: Age of Extinction and Transformers: The Last Knight. Hascon 2017 will be held at the Rhode Island Convention Center on September 8-10. Announcing that #Transformers: The Last Knight star @mark_wahlberg will attend #HASCON on 9/9! https://t.co/4seOiveb0c pic.twitter.com/KJn62jbOoE — Hasbro (@HasbroNews) August 17, 2017 Those who are interested to know more about the convention check out the official website.
Blu-ray.com has updated with home video release details for Transformers: The Last Knight. The film is set to release on September 26. The features of the film include: Paramount Home Media Distribution has officially announced that it will release on 4K Blu-ray 3D Blu-rayand Blu-ray director Michael Bay’s blockbuster’s Transformers: The Last Knight. The groundbreaking adventure will also be available as part of the Transformers’ 5-Movie Blu-ray Collection. All four releases will be available for purchase on September 26. Transformers: The Last Knight shatters the core myths of the Transformers franchise, and redefines what it means to be a hero. HumansRead More
The official Mark Wahlberg Facebook page has announced the home video release date for Transformers: The Last Knight. The film will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on September 26. The film will be available digitally on September 12. The official Transformers: The Last Knight website provided a synopsis for the film. The Last Knight shatters the core myths of the Transformers franchise, and redefines what it means to be a hero. Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past,Read More
Hasbro has announced during their annual Media & Investor Day that a new Transformers Animated theatrical film is in the works by Boulder Media Studio and Allspark Pictures. The team will also be working on animated films based on the My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and the Stretch Armstrong franchises. With this announcement they have also revealed that they will be producing an animated feature film annually. According to the Transformers Writers’ Room, the film will explore deeper into the Transformers live-action films. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that John Cena will be joining the cast of the upcoming Bumblebee spin-off film. He will be joining the cast, which consists of: Jorge Lendeborg, Jason Drucker, Abby Quinn, Rachel Crow, Ricardo Hoyos and Gracie Dzienny. The Hollywood Reporter also posted a short synopsis for the film. The story is set in the year 1987, where Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When CharlieRead More