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Lang's Aggressive Avatar Audition

26th April 2010

STEPHEN LANG landed his role in AVATAR after punching a man in the head while auditioning for director JAMES CAMERON.The actor was in the running for the role of Colonel Miles Quaritch and managed to...

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James Cameron's 'Interesting' Avatar Dvd

26th April 2010

James Cameron says the DVD release of 'Avatar' will be "interesting". The Oscar-winning filmmaker - who lost out on Academy Award to his ex-wife Kathryn Bigelow's 'The Hurth Locker' at this year's event - admits...

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Cameron Slams Titans Remake

23rd April 2010

JAMES CAMERON is calling for movie bosses to put together a special organisation to regulate the quality of 3D films - following the "stupid" decision to add effects to CLASH OF THE TITANS.The director embraced...

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Avatar Sets Record On First Day Of Home Video Release

23rd April 2010

Earth Day turned out to be Pandora Day at retail stores on Thursday as consumers snatched up 4 million copies of Avatar , 1.5 million of them on Blu-ray, a record. The previous Blu-ray record...

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Cameron Fought Studio Over 'Tree-hugging' Avatar

22nd April 2010

JAMES CAMERON battled to keep AVATAR focused on environmental issues - because movie bosses wanted him to cut the "tree-hugging" elements out of the film.The hugely successful blockbuster tells the story of an alien planet...

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Cameron Planning To Revive Avatar In August

21st April 2010

James Cameron has disclosed that 20th Century Fox plans to rerelease Avatar in August with an additional six minutes of special-effects scenes. Cameron told the website HeroComplex.com that he believes the film would have continued...

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Ocean Focus For Avatar 2

21st April 2010

James Cameron has revealed 'Avatar 2' will focus on Pandora's oceans. Director James Cameron says he has already begun thinking about the sequel to his $2.7 billion grossing movie - which tells the tale of...

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Cameron Happy With Brazilian Dam Delay

16th April 2010

Director JAMES CAMERON is celebrating after winning his fight to delay the construction of a hydro-electric dam in Brazil's Amazon rainforest.Cameron and his Avatar star Sigourney Weaver have both lent their support to a campaign...

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Cameron And Weaver Join Sting In Fight Against Brazilian Dam

13th April 2010

JAMES CAMERON and SIGOURNEY WEAVER have joined STING's fight to stop Brazilian authorities building a controversial hydro-electric dam in the Amazon rainforest.Sting held a press conference in the country last year (09) to condemn the...

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Sigourney Weaver Blasts Oscar Bosses

13th April 2010

Sigourney Weaver has blasted Academy Awards' voters for giving Kathryn Bigelow the Best Director accolade at this year's Oscars. The 60-year-old actress claims her movie 'Avatar' - directed by James Cameron - would have won...

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Weaver Fuming Over Cameron's Oscar Snub

13th April 2010

SIGOURNEY WEAVER has launched a scathing attack on Academy Awards bosses, insisting JAMES CAMERON should have won the Best Director prize at the 2010 ceremony instead of his ex-wife KATHRYN BIGELOW.Bigelow became the first ever...

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Cbs Finds New Revenue Source Theaters

7th April 2010

While the potential of 3D to alter TV viewing at home remains an iffy proposition -- only a scattering of 3D-compatible TV sets are currently in use -- it now seems likely that 3D telecasts...

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Fascinating Fact 9069

7th April 2010

Moviemaker JAMES CAMERON and his AVATAR cast are set for a reunion to further spread the environmental message behind their blockbuster. The director and film stars will commemorate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day on...

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The Things They Say 16014

6th April 2010

"He has a nail gun and if your mobile phone goes off on set, he'll nail it to the wall." SAM WORTHINGTON found JAMES CAMERON a tough taskmaster on the set of AVATAR.

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Paul Greengrass' Fantastic Voyage?

1st April 2010

Paul Greengrass is in negotiations to direct a remake of 'Fantastic Voyage'.The filmmaker - best known for helming action movies 'The Bourne Supremacy' and 'The Bourne Ultimatum' - is in early talks with 20th Century...

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Avatar Sequel 'Definite'

31st March 2010

'Avatar' will "definitely" get a sequel.The movie's lead actor Sam Worthington - who plays paraplegic marine Jake Sully in the action adventure film - confirms he and director James Cameron will return to make a...

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Independence Day To Return

30th March 2010

'Independence Day' is set to get two sequels. The 1996 movie - which starred Will Smith as the saviour of earth after an alien attack - could get the follow-ups thanks to the success of...

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Avatar Rules Empire Awards

29th March 2010

'Avatar' was the big winner at this year's Jameson Empire Film Awards 2010 last night (28.03.10). The 3-D sci-fi blockbuster picked up three prizes at the event, winning Best Film, Best Director for James Cameron...

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Avatar Dominates Britain's Empire Awards

28th March 2010

JAMES CAMERON's AVATAR ruled Britain's Empire Film Awards on Sunday night (28Mar10), taking home three of the top trophies.The sci-fi epic won the coveted Best Film honour and Cameron landed the Best Director award, while...

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Sam Worthington Not Right For Bond

26th March 2010

Sam Worthington "wasn't right" to play James Bond.The 33-year-old actor tried out for the role - which was eventually given to Daniel Craig, who took over form Pierce Brosnan - but admits he couldn't work...

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Beck Slams Cameron (Who Slammed Him)

25th March 2010

Fox News commentator Glenn Beck wasted no time responding to Titanic/Avatar director James Cameron's denunciation of him as a "f***ing a**hole" who is "dangerous because his ideas are poisonous." Cameron claimed that Beck had once...

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Cameron Fuels War Of Words With Journalist

25th March 2010

A U.S. journalist has refused to apologise to JAMES CAMERON for calling him the "anti-Christ" - just days after the moviemaker labelled the reporter "dangerous" and "poisonous".The Oscar-winning filmmaker was left fuming when Fox News...

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James Cameron's 3-D Worries

25th March 2010

James Cameron has hit out at studios for converting films into 3-D. The 'Avatar' director - who lost out on the Best Director Oscar to ex-wife Kathryn Bigelow's 'Hurt Locker' earlier this month - says...

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Avatar A Hot Blu-ray (Pre)seller

24th March 2010

It may not be in 3D but the upcoming Blu-ray version of Avatar represents the highest quality that will be available on home video -- and, according to director James Cameron, that's the version that...

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Earth Day Campaign Gets Boost From Cameron's Avatar

24th March 2010

JAMES CAMERON is using the DVD release of AVATAR to encourage fans to go green for this year's (10) Earth Day.The annual awareness day on 22 April (10) coincides with the U.S. release of the...

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The Things They Say 15840

21st March 2010

"I'd work with him again for a bucket of fish." SAM WORTHINGTON can't wait to team up with his AVATAR director JAMES CAMERON again.”

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Zhang Yimou Calls For Chinese Cinema Innovation

18th March 2010

One of China's leading film directors, Zhang Yimou ( Red Sorghum, Raise the Red Lantern, Hero ), has told China's national parliament that the country's film industry lags far behind the U.S. and needs to...

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Green Zone Loses The War

15th March 2010

Green Zone has become Hollywood's latest casualty of the Iraq War. Demonstrating that not even films of high artistic merit like The Hurt Locker , which won the Oscar for best film of 2009, or,...

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Cameron Confirms Titanic 3d

15th March 2010

Moviemaker JAMES CAMERON has confirmed he will bring TITANIC back to the big screen in 3D.The director recently joked about updating the 1997 blockbuster using the same technology, which brought his Oscar-winning epic Avatar to...

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Indians Thrilled By Cameron's Cultural Visit

14th March 2010

AVATAR director JAMES CAMERON has given Bollywood a global boost after agreeing to front a new cinema seminar in New Delhi, India.The celebrated moviemaker will join Bollywood megastar Aamir Khan and journalists at the Future...

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