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The Movies Of The Wachowski's: From Best To Worst

By George Percival | 6th June 2014

Press shy and intentionally low-profile, the Wachowski brothers (now brother and sister) occupy a rare position in Hollywood of being household names, responsible for some truly awe-inspiring works of cinematic innovation that have enamoured critics...

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Jupiter Ascending Pushed Back To 2015

4th June 2014

'Jupiter Ascending' has been pushed back to 2015.The eagerly awaited sci-fi flick - directed by 'The Matrix' helmers Andy and Lana Wachowski - has abruptly been moved from its release date next month to February...

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Andy Wachowski Siblings Triumph In The Matrix Copyright Lawsuit

29th April 2014

The Matrix directors Lana and Andy Wachowski have triumphed in a copyright lawsuit over the hit movie trilogy.Writer Thomas Althouse launched legal action against the filmmaking siblings, studio Warner Bros. Entertainment, and producer Joel Silver...

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The Matrix Franchise Lawsuit Going To Trial

10th January 2014

A $300 million (£187.5 million) copyright infringement lawsuit filed against The Matrix directors Lana and Andy Wachowski is heading to trial this summer (14).Scriptwriter Thomas Althouse launched legal action against the filmmaking siblings in January,...

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Wachowski Filmmakers Refute The Matrix Rip-off Claims

28th July 2013

Filmmaker Andy Wachowski and his transgender sister Lana have hit back at claims they stole the premise for their popular The Matrix sequels, insisting the full trilogy was their own idea.Scriptwriter Thomas Althouse accused the...

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Sense8: New Netflix Series Announced From Wachowski Siblings

By Hayley Avron | 28th March 2013

The Cloud Atlas directors Andy and Lana Wachowski have announced their next move in the world of entertainment. The sibling directors will be teaming up with the online streaming service Netflix, the BBC reports, to...

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Wachowski Filmmakers Launching Original Netflix Series

28th March 2013

Filmmaker Andy Wachowski and his transgender sister Lana are following in the footsteps of Golden Globe winner David Fincher by directing an original series for Netflix.The Matrix masterminds will team up with Babylon creator J....

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Wachowski Filmmakers Sued Over The Matrix Sequels

4th March 2013

Filmmaker Andy Wachowski and his trangender sister Lana are facing a $300 million (£187.5 million) lawsuit over allegations they stole the premise for their two The Matrix sequels.The directing duo has been accused by Thomas...

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Cloud Atlas: The Would-be Oscar Contender That Went Oh So Wrong

By Michael West | 22nd February 2013

After green-lighting the Wachowski's big screen adaptation of David Mitchell's apparently "unfilmable" novel Cloud Atlas, the head honchos at Warner Bros probably half expected it to be competing for the major prizes at the Oscars....

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Ben Whishaw Hints At Bond Filming Date

19th February 2013

Ben Whishaw has hinted filming for the 24th James Bond movie will kick off early 2014.The 32-year-old actor - who plays high-tech boffin Q in the spy franchise - let slip the gang would be...

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Cloud Atlas Flops On Opening Weekend At Box Office

By Joe Wilde | 29th October 2012

Cloud Atlas has flopped into third place in the US Box Office after a dreary weekend saw the film, which many thought would do well commercially, take in less than Hotel Transylvania and chart topper...

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Jim Sturgess Loved Tom Hanks' Cloud Atlas Costume

26th October 2012

Jim Sturgess says Tom Hanks was unrecognisable on the set of 'Cloud Atlas'.The 'One Day' actor feels like he spent four months filming with a ''big sweaty ginger'' because the make-up and prosthetics used for...

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At The Movies: Cloud Atlas Review Roundup

By Jack de Aguilar | 25th October 2012

We’ve taken a look at some Cloud Atlas reviews to see whether the Tom Hanks epic is worth your hard earned cash. Enjoy!Based on the 2004, Booker Prize nominated book of the same name by...

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Halle Berry's Cloud Atlas Tears Of Joy

25th October 2012

Halle Berry ''cried so hard'' when she realised she wasn't being fired from 'Cloud Atlas'. The 46-year-old broke her foot while shooting the upcoming sci-fi epic and as a result she feared directors Andy and...

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Cloud Atlas Is As Risky As Inception, Says Tom Hanks

By Joe Wilde | 21st October 2012

With his upcoming film, Cloud Atlas ready for release later this month, one of the film’s stars, Tom Hanks, has alluded to the deep plotline that runs through the book adaptation and said that the...

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Report From Cloud Atlas Premiere: 172 Minutes Of Essential Viewing

By Hayley Avron | 15th October 2012

Cloud Atlas, starring Tom Hanks, Halle Berry and Hugo Weaving is released in US cinemas on October 26, 2012.The main message being beamed back from the movie’s premiere is: make sure you go to the...

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Matthew Fox Speaks About Speed Racer

21st September 2012

Matthew Fox thinks 'Speed Racer' was too ''visually ahead'' of its time.The actor starred in the 2008 movie - about a young driver, who aspires to be champion of the racing world with the help...

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Tom Hanks: Cloud Atlas Is 'Cinematic Literature'

13th September 2012

Tom Hanks says 'Cloud Atlas' is like ''cinematic literature''.The Oscar-winning actor jumped at the chance to work with experimental directorial trio Andy and Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer on the complex drama adapted from David...

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Hi I'm Lana; Matrix Director Larry Wachowski Comes Out As Transgender

31st July 2012

Larry Wachowski, co-director and co-writer of The Matrix, has taken the red pill and woken up a woman. Larry, or rather Lana Wachowski as she now goes by, became the first major Hollywood director to...

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Cloud Atlas Trailer Leaks: What Did We Learn? (Before It Was Taken Down)

26th July 2012

Almost as soon as the five-minute Cloud Atlas trailer emerged online, it was hastily removed from the internet by Warner Bros. The eagle-eyed reps from the film studio may not have wanted us to catch...

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Channing Tatum Confirms Jupiter Role

6th June 2012

Channing Tatum is to star in 'Jupiter Ascending'.The 'Magic Mike' actor has confirmed he has signed up to appear in the sci-fi drama and he says he can't wait to get to work.He said: ''It's...

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Channing Tatum For Jupiter Ascending?

27th March 2012

Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis have been offered roles in sci-fi movie 'Jupiter Ascending'. Directors Lana and Andy Wachowski have given the pair the opportunity to star in the film after Natalie Portman passed up...

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Natalie Portman To Join Jupiter Ascending?

5th January 2012

Natalie Portman is "seriously" considering a lead role in 'Jupiter Ascending'. The Oscar-winning actress - who is taking some time off from Hollywood following the birth of her son Aleph with partner Benjamin Millipied last...

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Halle Berry Breaks Foot

21st September 2011

Halle Berry has broken her foot while filming 'Cloud Atlas' in Spain. The actress was at the house where she is staying while making the sci-fi movie when she mis-stepped, causing her injury. Sources told...

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Fascinating Fact 10547

23rd December 2010

Moviemaker siblings LARRY and ANDY WACHOWSKI are set to give the ROBIN HOOD legend a modern-day spin in new film Hood. The brothers behind The Matrix films have been reportedly speaking with Will Smith about...

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Fascinating Fact 3019

22nd March 2007

Actor EMILE HIRSCH is in final talks to recreate 1960s Japanese cartoon hero SPEED RACER in a new Hollywood movie to be directed by brothers LARRY and ANDY WACHOWSKI....

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The Matrix Creators Sign On For Speed Racer

1st November 2006

THE MATRIX creators LARRY and ANDY WACHOWSKI have signed on to write and direct a big screen version of the classic 1960s animated TV series SPEED RACER. The brothers will re-team with The Matrix producer...

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