Tag Archives: Cowboys & Aliens

Oscars: ‘Behind the Ballot’ video series live online

For Oscar fans that just can’t seem to win their Oscar ballot pool because of that one craft category, Oscar.com today launched “Behind The Ballot,” a six-part video series that explores how Academy members view and ultimately determine who’ll win Oscars for Production Design, Cinematography, Makeup and Hairstyling, Film Editing,[...]

Cowboys and Aliens and The Smurfs do battle, tying with $36.2 million

HollywoodNews.com: This weekend is an excellent example of why it’s the numbers, not the rankings that matter when discussing box office. And, more importantly, the context of the numbers must be taken into account as well as the hard figures. As of this moment, The Smurfs and Cowboys[...]

“Cowboys and Aliens” reactions from Comic-Con

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”) premiered his latest film, “Cowboys & Aliens,” to an enormous crowd Saturday night at San Diego Comic-Con. The director’s latest is a genre mash-up, adapted from Scott Mitchell Rosenberg’s 2006 graphic novel of the same name. In this Western meets Science-Fiction epic, in[...]

Cowboys & Aliens promotion is a success

HollywoodNews.com: Social Fan Wrap continues to make history as the Cowboys & Aliens’ movie premiere is a little more than a week away from the July 29 release date. On May 25, Social Fan Wrap announced a partnership with Universal Studios and JD Motorsports. Universal Studios’ summer sensation, Cowboys & Aliens[...]

“Cowboys and Aliens” overloads fans with interactive trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Though it’s only the middle of July, it’s starting to feel like Summer 2011 is drawing to a close. We’ve worked our way through massive sequels, animated franchises and surprising hits. Now that “Harry Potter” has dropped, and with “Captain America” about to blast into theaters, you[...]

“Cowboys and Aliens” coming to IMAX in international territories

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: IMAX Corporation, DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures International announced that Jon Favreau’s upcoming sci-fi adventure “Cowboys & Aliens” will open in select international digital IMAX theaters day-and-date with each territory’s release date, beginning in August. “We are delighted to be able to offer international audiences the opportunity to[...]

Captain America, Cowboys and Aliens launch CineEurope

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: With weeks to go before American audiences get a good look at either “Captain America: First Avenger” or Jon Favreau’s “Cowboys & Aliens,” Paramount took exclusive footage from both movies across the pond to screen at CineEurope in Amsterdam. The studio helped launch the 20th edition of the[...]

New “Cowboys & Aliens” trailer from last night’s “American Idol”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Universal and DreamWorks teased Jon Favreau’s summer tentpole film “Cowboys & Aliens” with a second, longer trailer during Thursday night’s “American Idol” results show. The clip, seen below, shows even more of Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford as Old West cowboys unsure how to react when extraterrestrials[...]

Jon Favreau’s ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ stirs writers’ war

HollywoodNews.com: The writers of Jon Favreau’s upcoming summer action film “Cowboys & Aliens” are having a shoot-out. Turns out titan scribes Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Damon Lidelof are getting their names listed along with Scott Mitchell Rosenberg who authored the graphic novel. However, the earlier writers on the project want[...]