How They Made Godzilla Roar (Again)

I simply cannot get enough of Godzilla’s roar. The classic movie monster sound effect is probably one of the most iconic sounds in the world.

Here, the makers of the new version of Godzilla explain a little of what they went through to give a voice to the new guy. BONUS: Star Bryan Cranston (BREAKING BAD) shows us his impression of the big guy’s roar!

Godzilla opens May 16.

Sophie Turner: Life’s a ‘Game of Moans’

Finally, we wrap up what has become “Matt Edmondson Monday” with a third funny musical parody clip: “Game of Moans.” This one features sexy Sophie Turner a.k.a. Sansa Stark from Game of Thrones, performing with Matt.

Also check out Hugh Jackman and Arthur Darvill singing for Matt.

Arthur Darvill: ‘Let It Go’ — He’s Not Rory!

Sometimes it feels like I’m the only person on the planet who doesn’t believe “Let It Go” (from the movie Frozen ) is the greatest song ever recorded in the history of ever. But what do I know?

There’s this BBC Radio 1 host called Matt Edmondson who apparently has the mutant ability to get big stars to sing parody songs that play on their popular personas, and in this clip he’s convinced Arthur Darvill to sing about how he’s no longer Rory on DOCTOR WHO. In fact, he’s a veteran of Broadway now, having starred in Once.

So let’s watch Arthur put his pipes to good use…

A Second Look at ‘Sin City: A Dame To Kill For’

Co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller have unleashed their second trailer for their comic book adaptation Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, the follow-up to 2005’s Sin City. Along with a few more photographs.

A lot of the same characters are back in this sorta-prequel, sorta-sequel, and some of those familiar characters have new faces thanks to recasting — Devon Aoki is out, Jamie Chung is in as Miho; Michael Clarke Duncan passed away in 2012, so Dennis Haysbert takes over as Manute. But the Sin City universe is still the ultimate noir, shot in black-and-white with splashes of accent colors like blood red and blue.


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Did Disney Exec Just Sabotage ‘Captain America 3’?

cap3With Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier mowing down the competition at the box office, the already-greenlit Captain America 3 looks like a total no-brainer — however, Disney studio execs cannot resist overthinking things, and talking about it may just undercut the 2016 event film before it even starts shooting.

Disney may have done what no supervillain has been able to accomplish onscreen: hit Cap where it really hurts. It’s never a good sign when the boss expresses doubt about sending his champion into battle against a new untested foe; it makes the big guy look like a paper tiger and conveys instant credibility on the rookie.

As fans are no doubt aware, Marvel/Disney’s next Captain America sequel is scheduled to be released on May 6, 2016 — and Warner Bros. has slotted its Man of Steel sequel, tentatively dubbed Batman vs. Superman, on the very same Friday, setting up a clash of titans between the comic book rivals and moving it from the page to the screen.
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More ‘Avengers’ Sequel Set Snapshots

The actors’ photos from the set of Avengers: Age of Ultron keep on comin’ — but they haven’t started to get exciting. Yet.

Witness Mark Ruffalo’s (Bruce Banner/Hulk) snaps: a contemplative selfie with Robert Downey Jr. (who plays Tony Stark/Iron Man) and a rear view (sorry, only from the waist-up) of Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow) that looks rather nicely moody.

The Voice: Godzilla’s Onscreen Roars, 1954-2014

In honor of today’s release of a second international trailer for Gareth EdwardsGodzilla, all of the King of the Kaiju’s roars, as heard throughout his cinematic career, have been spliced into one supercut vid, thanks to the work of YouTube member Ortboys:

Bonus: all that great, nostalgia-laced classic Godzilla footage. Ah, where have you gone, Destroy All Monsters?

Japanese Trailer for ‘Godzilla’ Will Scorch Your Brain!

Could this new international trailer for Gareth EdwardsGodzilla be any more awesome?

The answer is no. No, it could not.

With an amazing cast led by Bryan Cranston, Ken Watanabe, Aaron Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen, I’m hoping the story is as fantastic as the visuals.

Hang in there, folks — May 16 is less than a month away…

First Look at Denzel in ‘The Equalizer’

Don’t look now, but yet another 1980s TV series is being adapted for the big screen, and this time it’s THE EQUALIZER, the show about former government agent Robert McCall (Edward Woodward) who helped people in dire straights equalize the odds. This movie promises to… change the way you look at wine forever?

The update stars Denzel Washington as a former black ops commando who faked his own death and lives quietly in Boston. But when a young girl (Chloë Grace Moretz) finds herself in trouble, McCall comes out of retirement to rescue her and face down the Russian mob. The update reteams star Washington with director Antoine Fuqua, who guided the intense actor to an Oscar for 2001’s Training Day.


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