Tag Archives: Windows games

LEGO Batman 2 game hints at possible Justice League movie?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We don’t do a lot of video game news here on the site, but this bit of information has us pretty excited about a playable game (and the impact it might have on future movies). The LEGO franchise has transitioned beautifully into the video game format, delivering winning[...]

“Toy Story” short “Small Fry” coming with “The Muppets”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: When “The Muppets” secret screened at the Savannah Film Festival last weekend, I left the theater on such a nostalgic high that I’d completely forgotten about the original “Toy Story” short that preceded the movie. That’s not a dig on the clever short, but more another compliment[...]

Sony set to distribute “Assassin’s Creed” film adaptation

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The “Assassin’s Creed” video game franchise has expanded on a vast and elaborate world where hooded killers stalk enemies through 15th and 16th century Italy. The graphics are impressive, but most playing the various “Creed” games are content to get lost in the immersive environments created by[...]

“The Human Centipede II” Review

HollywoodNews.com: I get the joke. Really, I do. I get that Tom Six has made an ‘up yours’ movie that is basically an attack against everyone who had anything to say about the first Human Centipede (review). It sticks its tongue out at those who thought the film[...]

“The Godfather” inspires new social media Mafia game

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Do you know anyone who plays the elaborate “Mafia Wars” via social media? Have you seen posts and status updates on Facebook confirming kills, hits and explosions? There’s a good chance you’ll see that kind of criminal activity increase tenfold. Kabam, a San Francisco-based game design firm, is[...]

Ubisoft moving ahead with 3D “Assassin’s Creed,” “Splinter Cell” films

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Movie adaptations of popular video games are nothing new. They trace as far back as “Super Mario Brothers,” and include such in-development titles as “Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune” and the next “Resident Evil” installment. But a longstanding video game developer is about to toss its hat into the[...]

James Cameron confirms “Avatar” sequel dates, teases plot

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Not to ruin the surprise, but we now know what James Cameron will be giving his fans for Christmas: “Avatar” sequels. The second and third parts of an “Avatar” trilogy were previously announced. But in speaking with EW.com, the self-proclaimed “King of the World” (kidding, of course) revealed[...]

CARS 2: Meet Lightning McQueen, Fillmore, Guido, Luigi, Mack and Sarge!

hollywoodnews.com: Meet the Lightning McQueen and his trusted pit crew [Fillmore, Guido, Luigi, Mack and Sarge]! Newly released character posters and character bios from CARS 2 are now available for download at the following link. Below photo gallery of CARS 2 Follow Hollywood News on Twitter for up-to-date news information. Hollywood News,[...]

Spike TV Announces 2010 ‘Video Game Awards’ Winners

hollywoodnews.com: Spike TV’s eighth annual “Video Game Awards” was a night to remember, as industry giants gathered to celebrate the outstanding artistic and technical achievements in the world of gaming over the past year. Hosted by acclaimed television, film, stage and video game star Neil Patrick Harris and featuring[...]

‘Cars 2’ heads overseas to determine the world’s fastest car

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: I was not a fan of the first “Cars” (it was a remake of “Doc Hollywood” with the sensibility of something like “A Shark Tale”), but the merchandise still sells like gangbusters and a sequel was inevitable. I’m attending the birthday party of a cousin down in[...]
Page 1 of 3123