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District 9 Gets A 4k Blu-ray Release On October 13th

District 9 Gets A 4k Blu-ray Release On October 13th

This is one film that should look pretty stunning in 4K, as District 9 featured gorgeous cinematography by Trent Opaloch, who also worked on Blomkamp's Elysium, and on The Russo Brothers MCU films You can see the cover for the release down below, along with all of the features and specs for the October 13th[...]

Neill Blomkamp In Talks To Direct The Gone World For Fox

Neill Blomkamp In Talks To Direct The Gone World For Fox

While District 9 made a big splash with audiences, his subsequent Elysium and Chappie have failed to connect in the same manner Personally, I thought all three films start strong, but lose steam over the course of their runtimes But with interest in his direct sequel to Aliens still high, this may whet the appetites[...]


Elysium To Be Remastered For IMAX Will Hit Worldwide On August 9th

Elysium To Be "Remastered" For IMAX, Will Hit Worldwide On August 9th

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool.Elysium is very high on my to do list this year Neill Blomkamp's sophomore effort is going to be one of the highlights of my movie going summer, and as of today, it looks like I have another, rather large viewing option.In a press release, it was revealed that the[...]

Neill Blomkamps Robot Cop Movie Chappie Frames Up Dev Patel As Human Lead

Neill Blomkamp's Robot Cop Movie Chappie Frames Up Dev Patel As Human Lead

According to The Hollywood Reporter Dev Patel may be in line to play the lead role in Neil Blomkamp's Chappie, Blomkamp's next film after Elysium.Chappie is based on a short Blomkamp made in 2004, entitled Tetra Vaal The short is just over a minute and a half and is a faux advertisement for a robot police[...]

A Neat And Tidy Little Japanese Trailer For Elysium

A Neat And Tidy Little Japanese Trailer For Elysium

Here's a trailer for Elysium that shows how the film is being sold in Japan It's not quite the same approach is in the West.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3BUIPey31g[/youtube]This story didn't appear on the front page of Bleeding Cool, but I snuck it out as a bonus for followers of the @BCoolFilm twitter feed[...]

Matt Damon Is Having A Bad Hair Day In The New Elysium Trailer

Matt Damon Is Having A Bad Hair Day In The New Elysium Trailer

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding CoolIf there's one movie I am most excited for this year, it would be Elysium.It's no secret that sci-fi can be at its best when reflecting on the real, and that's the concept that Neill Blomkamp has built his career on While he might not be a master of stone-cold filmmaking technique,[...]

Extended Exciting Trailer For Neill Blomkamps Elysium

Extended, Exciting Trailer For Neill Blomkamp's Elysium

At three and a half minutes, this trailer for Elysium is too long to play in cinemas You'll make do with the biggest screen you've got at home and turn on the surround speakers.And yes, this promo does spend a lot of time and effort telling you the film's story but you should know that[...]



New Images From Neill Blomkamps Elysium Fresh Plot Details

New Images From Neill Blomkamp's Elysium, Fresh Plot Details

Here we see Wagner Moura and Alice Braga's characters in Elysium for the first time The images were published by Illustrada, a newspaper from San Paulo, who also shared some new plot details.You also see Matt Damon there, and I'm guessing that's Emma Tremblay, being carried. Moura plays Spider, a mixture of revolutionary hacker and[...]

Viral Website Reveals New Elysium Images And Some Kind Of Screening Event

Viral Website Reveals New Elysium Images And Some Kind Of Screening Event

Last year's Comic Con presentation for Neill Blomkamp's Elysium was the most impressive thing I saw in all of San Diego It looks like a real step forward from District 9, in terms of both aesthetics and narrative ambitions, and I hope it is.A new viral website for the film, Welcome to Elysium, has launched[...]

BC Mag #3: Six Sci-Fi Movie Fixes For 2013

BC Mag #3: Six Sci-Fi Movie Fixes For 2013

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Brendon Connelly Though 2001 was supposed to see us take a Space Odyssey and 2010 was touted as The Year We Make Contact, it seems Arthur C. Clarke got that all wrong. Mayan calendar wrong. I'm still here, feet flat on the ground, not a single alien life form amongst […]

First Looks At Jodie Foster As The Villain In Neill Blomkampss Elysium

First Looks At Jodie Foster As The Villain In Neill Blomkamps's Elysium

This is just what Jodie Foster looked like on the footage from Elysium played at Comic-Con last summer.Well done Simply Jodie on Twitter for digging them up Somehow.Foster's character in the film is Secretary Rhodes, a public official invested in maintaining the status quo.In short, that means keeping the rich rich and the poor working[...]

Sharlto Copley In Elysium &#8211 First Official Image

Sharlto Copley In Elysium – First Official Image

In publishing this picture of Sharlto Copley in Neill Blomkamp's Elysium, Empire refer to the character, Kruger, as the film's villain Well, that's maybe a little too black and white, judging from the footage I saw at Comic-Con I would like to think Blomkamp's story - about class, healthcare, privilege, a life of labour and[...]



First Look At Neill Blomkamps Creepy Border Agent From Elysium

First Look At Neill Blomkamp's Creepy Border Agent From Elysium

The wraps have come off.Last night, we were the first to point out the Bugatti spaceship from Elysium Today, we've got your first look at the creepy looking border agent from the film's Comic-Con booth He's part Johnny Cab, part Doctor Who's Smiler and hits that same button in me as a Laughing Policeman.Which is[...]

First Look At Elysium Banner Comic-Con Booth And Bugatti Spaceship Prop

First Look At Elysium Banner, Comic-Con Booth And Bugatti Spaceship Prop

Here's my first look at some of the posters, props and stands that are being exhibited this year.Let's start with the previously rather secretive Elysium Neill Blomkamp's follow up to District 9 is to get a preview during Sony's panel, but there's already a lot of material relating to the film on display.This banner has[...]