Latest News on Twister

June 14, 2012

Terrific Real Movies Shown in Other Films

Celebrating the moments when a film character demonstrates excellent taste in movies.More…

January 8, 2010

Bill Paxton Has an Idea for Twister 2

He's out promoting the latest season of HBO's "Big Love," but playing a polygamist isn't the only thing on Bill Paxton's mind. For instance, he's got a pitch for "Twister 2" -- in 3-D, of course.More…

November 5, 2008

Michael Crichton Passes Away (1942-2008)

Best-selling author, screenwriter, and director Michael Crichton has passed away at the age of 66. The medical doctor-turned-filmmaker was best known for writing techno-thrillers (The Andromeda Strain, Westworld, Jurassic Park) and for creating the award-winning medical drama ER, now in its 15th and final season.More…

May 14, 2006

Box Office Wrapup: "Mission: Impossible 3" Beats "Poseidon" to Remain at #1

Tom Cruise's spy sequel Mission: Impossible III remained the most popular film in North America for the second straight weekend while the big-budget disaster film Poseidon opened in second place to disappointing results.More…

April 11, 2005

Get Ready to Meet "MEG"!

Variety brings some news that's been long-anticipated by fans of author Steve Alten: "MEG" is officially a go project. Although Disney held onto the rights for a while, New Line swooped in and picked up the property in turnaround. NL plans to get busy right away on production, as they're shooting for a Summer '06 release date. Often described in shorthand as "Jurassic Shark," "MEG" tells the story of a prehistoric megalodon shark who swims out of a fissure and starts eating everything in sight.More…