Category Archives: Conventions

News from conventions around the world!

Cary Elwes Talks About “The Princess Bride” at Dragon Con 2014

I was lucky enough to be able to attend the press interview with Cary Elwes this year at Dragon Con. He was there to talk about his new book, As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess … Continue reading

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Annabelle Scare Prank Created for Toronto Fan Expo

With the upcoming The Conjuring spin-off movie, Annabelle, hitting theaters on October 3rd, the makers used the Toronto Fan Expo to help promote the release with a little scare prank involving the cursed doll. A display was made with a woman … Continue reading

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The Boxtrolls: Stars Elle Fanning and Issac Hempstead-Wright Talk Collaborating On LAIKA’s Latest

The stars of LAIKA’s The Boxtrolls, Issac Hempstead-Wright (Game of Thrones) and Elle Fanning (Maleficent) sat down to talk to press during SDCC ’14  about the upcoming movie and their enthusiasm for collaborating on the stop-motion picture. Following up Paranorman, this … Continue reading

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San Diego Comic Con 2014 – Saturday, 26th July Cosplay (Day 3)

    Saturday is notoriously the busiest and biggest day at San Diego Comic Con, and with that the endless parade of quality cosplay has continued into the weekend. With all the big panels going on inside Hall H you can often forget all … Continue reading

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Legendary Pictures Announces New King Kong Movie “Skull Island”

Briefly: Normally studio panels at comic con like to go out with a big bang, and Legendary Pictures are living up to their names with the new Warcraft and Godzilla 2 announcements. But just before they closed out their panel, … Continue reading

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San Diego Comic Con 2014 – Friday, 25th July Cosplay (Day 2)

The first day of San Diego Comic Con 2014 had ended, and over the horizon was another great day of geeky cosplay. We saw a ton of fantastic costumes on our first day here, so of course we were happy to … Continue reading

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Gareth Edwards Confirms Godzilla 2 And New King Of Monsters At Comic-Con

Briefly: With the box office success of Godzilla, Legendary Pictures’ President Thomas Tull came out to announce that Gareth Edwards would indeed direct the tentatively titled Godzilla 2. Not much is known about the film, but it is expected that … Continue reading

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“The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies” Panel: Will You Follow Me One Last Time?

Today WB presented the final chapter of The Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies. Peter Jackson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Phlippa Boyens, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Luke Evans, Andy Sekris, Graham McTavis, Lee Pace, and Elijah Wood, … Continue reading

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San Diego Comic Con 2014 – Thursday, 24th July Cosplay (Day 1)

San Diego Comic Con 2014 has begun, and with that, herds upon herds of us geeks and nerds have descended upon the San Diego convention center. A pop culture convention has many staples: the great panels, the celebrity guests, exclusive … Continue reading

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UPDATED: Play 80’s Video Games At Comic-Con To Win Walk-On Role In “Pixels”

The upcoming feature film Pixels starring Adam Sandler and Peter Dinklage and directed by Chris Columbus is based on the viral video hit of the same name. The story involves the world being attacked by old school video game characters, so … Continue reading

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