Top 5 Things We Learned About “Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes” At WonderCon 2014 Press Conference

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On Saturday, Matt Reeves, Keri Russell, Gary Oldman, and returning star Andy Serkis stopped by for a press conference to promote Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes during Wondercon. During their press tour, they talked about their connection to the original film, how the human characters have evolved in the aftermath of the virus outbreak, the shaky relationship between the humans and apes, and more. So hit the jump to read the five things we learned about the film. [Read more...]

WonderCon Interview: Five Tidbits From Luc Besson On ‘Lucy’ And Directing


MovieViral was able to participate in a roundtable discussion with ‘Lucy’ director Luc Besson (The Fifth Element) after a WonderCon presentation for his upcoming picture. Hit the jump to learn the five most important things we learned during the talk about the movie, it’s inspiration and his craft. [Read more...]

“How To Train Your Dragon 2″ Director Dean DeBlois and Star Jay Baruchel Talk Hiccup’s Journey, New Dragons, TV Series, Cate Blanchett, And More

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WonderCon 2014 was filled with so many wonderful and wonderous things.  It’s practically in the name.  So a film like How To Train Your Dragon 2, the sequel to the 2010 animated hit of the same name, would fit right in for a convention like this one.  We were invited to sit in on the film’s press conference to talk to director Dean Deblois and film star Jay Baruchel about the film itself, what kinds of new characters would we would see and how it would affect Hiccup’s character growth, and the number of new dragons we would encounter and the logistics of creating them.  Hit the jump to read what they had to say. [Read more...]

Final “X-Men: Days Of Future Past” Trailer Finally Sees Mutants Fighting Sentinels

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After some truly astonishingly weird Carl’s Jr. ads, and an wonderful viral marketing campaign, Fox has released one final trailer for X-Men: Days Of Future Past. And it is a pretty exciting trailer, especially since the last few felt lackluster.

You know the story, the war between mutants and humans has reached the breaking point. So to save humanity, Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) is sent into the past to remind a younger Professor X (James McAvoy) of his purpose in life. There will be humans fighting mutants, mutants fighting Sentinels, and much more. Hit the jump to see the full trailer. [Read more...]

“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” TV Spot Teases Master Splinter In Action

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Award shows, especially ones like the MTV Movie Awards, are a great place to promote blockbuster tentpoles. The first TV spot for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles aired during the awards show last night, and while a majority of it was the teaser trailer condensed into a 30 spot, it does give us our brief first look at Master Splinter, the Turtle’s master and teacher.

Hit the jump to check the new video out. [Read more...]

First Clip Of “The Fault In Our Stars” From The MTV’s Movie Awards

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At the MTV Movie Awards viewers got a chance to catch a sneak peek at John Green‘s The Fault in Our Stars, the movie poised to charm your pants off when it comes out on June 6th. Here we have a clip of Ansel Elgort as the charismatic Augustus Waters uttering the words of one of the novel’s most quoted, reblogged, instagramed and retweetable moments. Hit the jump to see more. [Read more...]

“X-Men: Days Of Future Past” Clip Sees Mutants Clash With Sentinels

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With the viral marketing campaign revived, and the MTV Movie Awards having aired, Fox released a brand new clip to help promote X-Men: Days Of Future Past. The film has seen some strange marketing in the past, most notably the introduction of QuickSilver’s powers via a Carl’s Jr. commercial. Now a brand new clip will help us forget such a commercial even aired – unless you see it on TV again.

The new clip sees the X-Men of the Future, Blink (Fan Bingbing), Iceman (Shawn Ashmore), Kitty Pryde (Ellen Page), Colossus (Daniel Cudmore), Sunspot (Adan Canto), Bishop (Omar Sy) and Warpath (Booboo Stewart) all working together to defend against a Sentinel attack. Hit the jump to see the clip. [Read more...]

25 Historic Moments Changed By Mutants From “X-Men: Days Of Future Past”

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It’s still too early to tell if X-Men: Days Of Future Past going to actually be good, but the marketing for this movie is starting to really heat up. We’ve seen some interesting ads with Quicksilver and Mystique, but no real viral activity until now. Playing off the X-Men: First Class‘ reference to mutants changing history, we have a new viral site that shows more of these events. Read on find out more and check out the site. [Read more...]

New “The Grand Budapest Hotel Posters” Character Posters and Spotify Playlists

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Last week we posted the new character posters from The Grand Budapest Hotel, which was complimented by personalized Spotify playlists. These posters and playlists celebrated the quirky achievement for Wes Anderson‘s newest film. Now three more posters and spotify playlists have popped up online, and they are equally as charming as quirky as the last set of posters and playlists. Hit the jump to check them all out and hear the new music. [Read more...]

Sony Wants YouTube To Take Down Popular Crowdfunded Film “Sintel”

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When a big and powerful movie studio as large as Sony Pictures sees their copyrighted material being used without their consent they will rightfully ask whatever video hosting website to take it down. But when they don’t own anything or their is no obvious copyright infringement it creates some what of a problem.

This is the kind of problem that Blender is going is going through right now with their crowdfunded indie film Sintel. Sony Pictures wants YouTube to remove the film from its website. And even though this isn’t the first time the studio has made the request, the video keeps being taken down, only to resurface, but suffers the wrath of the studio’s legal team again. Hit the jump to learn more. [Read more...]