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March 7, 2012

Drew Goddard Talks Cloverfield Sequel Opens in new window

"The truth is, these things take time." More...

September 2, 2010

Barry Levinson Gets Scary with The Bay Opens in new window

Details have started to emerge regarding Barry Levinson's upcoming "eco-horror" film, now titled "The Bay." More...

May 5, 2010

First Details on J.J. Abrams' Next Project Opens in new window

Hey, guess what? J.J. Abrams has a new movie coming out, and the first trailer will run before "Iron Man 2." It's top secret (of course), but HitFix managed to get a few details. More...

April 27, 2009

Five Favourite Films with J. J. Abrams Opens in new window

The blockbuster season is upon us and amongst the line-up is the highly anticipated reboot of Star Trek. RT spoke to the man in the captain's chair, J. J. Abrams, about his galactic re-imagining of the great Trek franchise as well as the films that have inspired him. Abrams, made his name creating ratings gold on the small screen in the form of Felicty, Alias and the mind-bending Lost. His feature directorial debut came in 2006 with Mission: Impossible III and in 2008 he produced the film marketer's dream, Cloverfield. Today, J.J. Abrams talks to Rotten Tomatoes about the light and dark in the Star Trek universe and the challenges and freedoms provided by the scale of shooting in space. More...

March 2, 2009

Abrams Plots Cloverfield Sequel-Type Thing Opens in new window

Saying "the idea's pretty sweet," J.J. Abrams has confirmed that a sequel to "Cloverfield" -- or at least a new movie "related to" it -- is on the table. More...

September 25, 2008

Matt Reeves Will Let the Right One In Opens in new window

Overture is prepping a remake of Tomas Alfredson's Swedish vampire movie "Lat Den Ratte Komma In," to be helmed by "Cloverfield" director Matt Reeves. More...

April 21, 2008

RT on DVD: Cloverfield, Charlie Wilson and 2008's Worst-Reviewed Film Opens in new window

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a Slusho, whatever that is! Cloverfield stomps its way onto DVD as not only the most exciting new release of the week, but the one most chock-full of special features. Charlie Wilson's War, The Savages, and The Orphanage are also new -- but be on the lookout as the year's worst flick to date, One Missed Call, also shuffles onto shelves. More...

March 7, 2008

Guide of the Dead - An RT Romero Retrospective Opens in new window

As Diary of the Dead hits cinemas, we sit down with George A. Romero to talk retrospectively about what has come from his zombie opus, the Dead series, and what the future has in store... More...

February 1, 2008

Exclusive: Matt Reeves Clarifies Cloverfield Sequel Status Opens in new window

It won't be another handheld story. RT gets the update from the man himself. More...

January 31, 2008

Box Office Guru Preview: Montana Hopes to Win Super Bowl Trophy Opens in new window

While Brady and Manning duke it out in Phoenix, the $15 movie ticket aims to conquer the multiplexes over Super Bowl weekend. That's the admission price that theaters are charging moviegoers that line up for Disney's Hannah Montana concert film which opens Friday on a wave of fan frenzy that has given the hot pic event-film status with young girls everywhere. More...

January 31, 2008

Matt Reeves Prepares Cloverfield Sequel, The Invisible Woman Opens in new window

Cloverfield may have had a monster-sized box office drop-off its second week, but its strong reviews and huge opening are enough to convince Paramount that America's ready for more: director Matt Reeves is in early talks with the studio to begin on the Cloverfield sequel. More...

January 24, 2008

Box Office Guru Preview: Rambo Leads Army of New Films Into Battle Opens in new window

The resurrection of yesterday's movie heroes continues with Sylvester Stallone's new film Rambo which finds the vet in Southeast Asia where he is pulled into another battle with baddies. The R-rated film from Lionsgate follows the actor's Rocky Balboa which defied the odds last winter to become both a critical and commercial success. More...

January 22, 2008

Star Trek XI Teaser Online! Opens in new window

J.J. Abrams is no dummy. With the future of the Star Trek film franchise hinging on his fresh-faced reboot, the Cloverfield producer knew the best time to debut Star Trek XI's first teaser would be the date he'd been mercilessly drilling into moviegoers' brains for months: 1-18-08. More...

January 22, 2008

Cloverfield 2 on the Horizon? Opens in new window

It debuted at number one last weekend, broke the weekend record for a film opening in January, and earned a respectable 77 percent Tomatometer rating from the critics -- so should it surprise anyone that people are already talking about a Cloverfield sequel? More...

January 20, 2008

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Cloverfield Crushes Records at #1 Opens in new window

Two not-so-pricey films, one aimed at guys and the other for the gals, rocked North American multiplexes leading the marketplace to the biggest Martin Luther King holiday weekend ever. More...

January 17, 2008

Critics' Consensus: Cloverfield is Monstrously Fun, 27 Dresses Fails to Impress, Mad Money Not Worth Much Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got monster mayhem (Cloverfield, starring Michael Stahl-David), marital mishaps (27 Dresses, starring Katherine Heigl), and heist hilarity (Mad Money, starring Diane Keaton and Queen Latifah). What do the critics have to say? More...

January 17, 2008

Box Office Guru Preview: 01.18.08 Arrives Opens in new window

For the first time in four years, the Martin Luther King holiday weekend will not be ruled by a film led by an African American cast. Instead, studios are rolling out a monster movie, a wedding flick, and a bank robbery comedy. More...

January 11, 2008

The Weekly Ketchup: New Iron Man Photo, Superman Comings And Goings, New Bond Femme Fatale Opens in new window

In this week's Ketchup, a new Iron Man still appears for those patiently awaiting the May blockbuster, rumors about the cast and director of the Superman Returns sequel, and shots of the highly (?) anticipated sequel to The Lost Boys hit the web. More...

January 10, 2008

New Cloverfield Stills, TV Spots, Production Notes Online Opens in new window

With a little over a week to go before Cloverfield reaches theaters, it's time for the hype machine to kick into high gear -- which is why you've got a whole bunch of new J.J. Abrams-produced monster-movie goodness to feast your eyes on this morning! More...

January 3, 2008

Michael Stahl-David Talks Cloverfield Opens in new window

It's been somewhat lost in all the excitement surrounding January releases such as One Missed Call and Mad Money, but there's a little monster flick called Cloverfield coming out this month -- and one of the movie's stars, Michael Stahl-David, is here with a new interview to help us remember where to spend our ticket money on the 18th! More...

December 11, 2007

2008 Photo Gallery Updates: The Dark Knight, Cloverfield, Speed Racer, and More! Opens in new window

Enough about 2007. We're eagerly wondering, "Will 2008 be as fun?" Though the magic and wizardry of the electronic press kit, let us peer into the future and see what the major studios are up to for the upcoming months. More...

December 7, 2007

The Weekly Ketchup: Dark Knight Pics And First Poster, X-Files 2 Plot Leaked? Opens in new window

In this week's Ketchup, the Dark Knight engine continues to churn out bits and pieces, as some new stills and the first official poster hit the web, and some possible X-Files 2 plot spoilers mysteriously appear. More...

December 6, 2007

Cloverfield Length, Slusho! Commercial Online Opens in new window

Months of pre-release buzz have told us pretty much everything we need to know about Cloverfield, the formerly-untitled, J.J. Abrams-produced monster movie hitting screens in a few short weeks. What's left to discuss? More...

November 21, 2007

A Heroes/Cloverfield Crossover? Opens in new window

So now we know that the J.J. Abrams-produced "untitled monster movie project" will be called Cloverfield when it hits theaters on January 18. We've even seen the trailer. But if you thought all the mysteries surrounding the project had been solved, guess again. More...

November 16, 2007

Cloverfield Trailer Leaks Online, Title Confirmed? Opens in new window

It may not count as an official trailer bulletin, but the full two-minute trailer for Cloverfield has leaked onto the Web, and CloverfieldNews has linked to multiple versions of the clip! More...

November 2, 2007

The Weekly Ketchup: 1-18-08/Cloverfield Gets Trailer, Spoilers; Your First Look at Rambo IV Opens in new window

In this week's Ketchup, the Untitled J.J. Abrams Project will get that title and a trailer in a few weeks, though someone's already seen (and spoiled) it, and we get a glimpse of the Alien Vs. Predator lovechild. More...

November 1, 2007

Abrams' Monster Movie Trailer Already Seen (and Spoiled) Opens in new window

Ah, it seems like just yesterday that we discussed the debut of the new trailer and title for J.J. Abrams' super-hyped monster movie -- you know, how it's debuting November 16, ahead of Robert Zemeckis' Beowulf? Oh, wait -- that was yesterday. And the spoilers are already spilling. More...

October 31, 2007

J.J. Abrams' Monster Movie Getting New Trailer, Official Title Opens in new window

There are just a few weeks remaining before its scheduled January 18 release, and J.J. Abrams' much-discussed monster movie still doesn't have an actual title -- but according to ComingSoon, that's about to change. More...

October 1, 2007

More Cloverfield/1-18-08 Viral Marketing Madness! Opens in new window

It's been a few weeks since we've heard about any new viral marketing shenanigans from the Cloverfield camp -- but if you think J.J. Abrams and crew are done priming the pump for the upcoming monster movie, think again. More...

September 27, 2007

New Kirk and Scotty Chosen for Star Trek XI? Opens in new window

It's been a while since we took a look at any of the casting rumors swirling around J.J. Abrams' Star Trek XI, but we're making up for lost time today -- here's a triple shot of Trek buzz from around the Web! More...

September 10, 2007

Garner Considers Alias Movie and Star Trek Opens in new window

No sooner did Alias air its series finale than rumors started flying about a feature film. Jennifer Garner has moved on to film projects and soon Broadway, but she would revive Sydney Bristow under the right circumstances. More...

August 10, 2007

The Weekly Ketchup: J.J. Abrams' Untitled Gets Title (Maybe), Superman Villains, Kate Beckinsale on Possible Roles, And More! Opens in new window

In this week's ketchup, the Untitled J.J. Abrams Project appears to finally have a title (though we still can't be sure), Superman: Man of Steel will have two villains, and Kate Beckinsale tells the Comic-Con crowd about her past and future movie opportunities. More...

August 9, 2007

J.J. Abrams' Cloverfield / Overnight / 1-18-08 Ending Already Spoiled? Opens in new window

J.J. Abrams is definitely crafty when it comes to building buzz for his projects, as we've discussed here ad nauseam for the last few weeks while breathlessly reporting the tiniest ripple of activity. But is he crafty enough to leave a fake call sheet spoiling the film's ending in the hands of a dirty blogger? More...

August 3, 2007

J.J. Abrams Project Title Mystery Solved? Opens in new window

J.J. Abrams has established himself as something of a trailblazer for viral ads, littering the Web with various Lost-related content, and he's using the same tactics to create buzz for his next film production -- so much buzz, in fact, that the thing doesn't even have an official title yet, and that's news, as Slashfilm's Peter Sciretta recently learned firsthand. More...

July 27, 2007

The Weekly Ketchup: No Damon as Kirk, Bart Simpson Exposed, Kevin Smith Wants Rosario Dawson, And More! Opens in new window

In this week's Ketchup, Matt Damon ends speculation about becoming the new James T. Kirk, "The Simpsons Movie" takes advantage of cinematic liberties and Kevin Smith wants Rosario Dawson in his "Porno." More...

July 25, 2007

Could Abrams' Mystery Movie Be "Monstrous"?? Opens in new window

The mystery of that "Cloverfield" movie may be slowly coming to a close. One source came across some marketing goodies -- and perhaps the movie's title? More...

July 24, 2007

Another Viral Video on J.J. Abrams' Top Secret Flick Opens in new window

Gotta love the clever marketing campaigns. Seems like every day we get some new info on this "Cloverfield" flick. And now comes a new piece of video. More...

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