Ready To Meet Some Of ‘Mockingjay’s’ Rebel Warriors?

- 08-27-14Film Posted by Rush Urbalejo

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The movies based on The Hunger Games novels have already grossed over a billion dollars worldwide and by all accounts, the best is yet to come.  Even those who were unfamiliar with the YA series back in 2012 have come around since the release of the first movie, and if ever there was a YA series to wash the bad taste out of our mouths left by the Twilight Saga, The Hunger Games is it.  The penultimate entry in the franchise will be released on November 21 and Lionsgate has just released some new posters via Wired that feature some of the “Rebel Warriors” that will be part of the rebellion against the Capitol. (more…)

Whatever: What Killed ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’?

- 08-25-14Comics, Featured, Film Posted by Jason Tabrys

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Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For made a great big thud at the box office this weekend, earning just $6.5 million off of an estimated $60-$70 million budget. This despite the popularity of the first film (which opened with $29 million in April 2005), the source material and an all-star cast that included Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Josh Brolin and Jessica Alba. 

Commercials and other promotional efforts for this thing were everywhere, so no one can claim that a lack of exposure did Sin City: A Dame to Kill For in. That’s not necessarily a reference to the rejected Eva Green/sheerly masked breasts poster that made the rounds (if you’ve read this site before, I’m sure you’ve seen it… over and over again), it just seems like it is. (more…)

SDCC14: ‘Ant-Man’, ‘Mockingjay’, And ‘Warcraft’ All Make A Reveal

- 07-23-14Comics, Film Posted by Leo Johnson

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Today kicks off the first day of San Diego Comic-Con and announcements and teasers are already flying thick at the con. Amidst the crowds and clamor it seems that a few movies are getting posters, which seem to be available at the con, while another is showing off its official logo for the first time.  (more…)

It is Upon Us – The First Look at ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1’

- 05-15-14Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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Fans of the Hunger Games movie franchise rejoice, for the third of four movies in the series is fast approaching its time to shine. And, as is the usual routine, the folks in charge have finally decided that it’s marketing time. So check out the many new bits and pieces of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 below. We got us some pictures, the first teaser trailer and another video featuring an interview with Julianne Moore, aka President Coin. Scroll on for all the Hunger Games super-happy-fun-marketing! (more…)

Let the Games Begin – First ‘Mockingjay’ Teaser Poster is Here

- 01-22-14Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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Though some of us only recently made it to the theaters to see the last Hunger Games installment, the folks at Lionsgate are already gearing up to sell the next movie in the franchise, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1. The first step of that marketing barrage? Why, a teaser poster, of course. Check out the new poster in all its glory below: (more…)

Girl Power! ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Becomes #1 Female-Led Film in 40 Years

- 01-11-14Film Posted by Luke Gallagher

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Hunger Games: Catching Fire has been, well, on fire. The second of 4 films, based on the book series from Suzanne Collins,  burst onto the scene in November and has scorched the competition. In fact, something very important just happened. Not only has Catching Fire just become the highest-grossing release of 2013 -  made a staggering $409.4 million surpassing Iron Man 3, which earned $409 million through tickets sales -  it’s the first female-led film to come out on top since The Exorcist in 1973. That is a huge deal. Particularly for Jennifer Lawrence. Think about the greatest actresses in the last 40 years, none of them were able to do this until now. (more…)

‘The Doctor Games’ – It’s Not a Mashup of ‘Doctor Who’ & ‘The Hunger Games’ – It’s a SMASHUP!

- 11-19-13Cosplay, Funny Videos, Nerd Culture Posted by Mark Poynter

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Eleven Doctors enter, one Doctor leaves . . . wait, make that twelve . . . in this Doctor Who/Hunger Games mash-up from Brad Hansen and group. Take a minute out of your busy day to cheer your favorite Doctor on to a bloody, bloody victory. (more…)

Check Out the Latest ‘Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Trailer – HERE! NOW!

- 10-27-13Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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The second in the series, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is almost upon us.  With less than four weeks before we can head to the theaters to see it for ourselves, it looks like the powers-that-be are dropping yet one more piece of marketing spam our way.  This time, another minute-plus of footage via the latest trailer.  The one good thing about this is that they finally show some of what the new “games” are about.  Check it out below: (more…)

Two More Peeks at ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’

- 10-17-13Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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And now, because you want it and you need it, we here at Nerd Bastards present you with the latest in the Hunger Games: Catching Fire marketing barrage.  This time around, two new television spots complete with footage and music and dialogue and all that good stuff.  Check them out below. (more…)

New Press and Posters for ‘Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ and ‘Divergent’

- 09-23-13Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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And today, we bring you the latest in visual stimulation from the teen-novel-turned-movie sector of Hollywood.  This time around, the new Empire magazine cover, featuring Jennifer Lawrence in full Katniss gear (pictured above), a new banner for Hunger Games: Catching Fire and a couple of teaser posters for the upcoming Divergent flick.  Check the rest out below:

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