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We've extensively talked about the scrapped plans for Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5 film, but the sting of its dissolution only intensifies over time In the Alien franchise, there have been a lot of stories – four back-to-back films, two prequels, and an upcoming television series set within the Alien universe In that time, the franchise[...]
Demonic: Full Trailer For Neill Blomkamp's Horror Film Is Here
Demonic is out this week, and we recently got to have a chat with director Neill Blomkamp about his first official foray into the horror genre The film stars Carly Pope (Elysium), Chris William Martin (The Age of Adaline, Aliens vs Predator: Requiem, The Vampire Diaries), and Michael Rogers (Siren, The Blacklist, Supernatural), and will utilize volumetric capture that turns actors into geometric[...]
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With all of the talk about revisiting the vast sci-fi horror world of Alien, there's a good portion of Alien fans who would love to see a proper return to the original storyline – but don't expect it to happen with Neill Blomkamp. A few years back, we discovered that there were plans for writer and[...]
Neill Blomkamp is Writing the Sequel to District 9 Called Distract 10
It's been a while since we've heard an update about the upcoming sequel to District 9, but apparently, there's still traction on moving forward with the franchise. In February of this year, writer and director Neill Blomkamp announced that he had enlisted the help of co-writers Sharlto Copley and Terri Tatchell to create the narrative for[...]
Demonic: Full Trailer For Neill Blomkamp's Horror Film Is Here
Demonic is finally releasing on August 20th, and this morning the full trailer for the innovative new horror film from director Neill Blomkamp The film will utilize volumetric capture that turns actors into geometric objects It makes for some crazy visuals, and in a film like the one Blomkamp is made, it adds to the[...]
Demonic: New Poster For Neill Blomkamp Horror Film Debuts
Neill Blomkamp's Demonic is releasing on August 20th, and it looks like a devilishly good time The prolific director is making his first foray into straight horror with this film, starring Carly Pope (Elysium), Chris William Martin (The Age of Adaline, Aliens vs Predator: Requiem, The Vampire Diaries), and Michael Rogers (Siren, The Blacklist, Supernatural)[...]
Ridley Scott Can't Stop Teasing Us About Another Alien Movie
It feels like a cinematic tragedy to know there was solid potential behind Neill Blomkamp's Aliens sequel, but at least we'll always have details! Alien Covenant Credit Fox When we first learned about Blomkamp's ideas for an Alien 5 film, it became known that this would essentially retcon all films beyond the first two (Alien and Aliens)[...]
Check Out Some BTS 8MM Footage From Blomkamp's Demonic
Neill Blomkamp's Demonic just dropped its first trailer, and it looks like a devilishly good time The prolific director is making his first foray into straight horror with this film, starring Carly Pope (Elysium), Chris William Martin (The Age of Adaline, Aliens vs Predator: Requiem, The Vampire Diaries), and Michael Rogers (Siren, The Blacklist, Supernatural)[...]
Check Out Some BTS 8MM Footage From Blomkamp's Demonic
Neill Blomkamp's new film Demonic, will release on August 20th, 2021 in theaters with an On Demand and digital release August 27th The film is the director's first straight-up horror film and stars Carly Pope (Elysium), Chris William Martin (The Age of Adaline, Aliens vs Predator: Requiem, The Vampire Diaries), and Michael Rogers (Siren, The Blacklist, Supernatural)[...]
Neill Blomkamp at the "Elysium" Los Angeles Premiere, Village Theater, Westwood, CA 08-07-13. Editorial credit: s_bukley / Shutterstock.com
Neill Blomkamp's new film Demonic, has been purchased for distribution by IFC Midnight The District 9 filmmaker's fourth film will release on August 20th, 2021."Neil Blomkamp exploded onto the filmmaking scene with DISTRICT 9 and has made his mark by creating films that challenge and subvert the genre It's exciting to work together on this[...]
Director Neill Blomkamp off "RoboCop Returns", Says MGM Won't Wait
Neill Blomkamp, best known for his sci-fi films in District 9, Elysium, and Chappie, announced on Twitter that he's no longer directing RoboCop Returns The Oscar-nominee wrote that MGM could no longer wait until his current commitment is completed so they're looking for a new director. Off Robocop I am shooting new horror/thriller and MGM can't[...]
Could Chappie End up in Apex Legends? Maybe
Director Neill Blomkamp has just started his foray into the video games sphere with a short film based on BioWare's Anthem, but he's already setting his sights higher Apparently the success of Apex Legends has fans asking Blomkamp if he'd be willing to see the title character from his robotic sci-fi romp Chappie end up in the game. His answer? Lotta[...]
[Rumor] 2 'Alien' TV Shows for Hulu, One by Sir Ridley Scott?
There have been starts and stalls for Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5, which would be a direct sequel to Aliens, Sir Ridley Scott's assurances that he'd make more Xenomorph films if/when the Disney purchase of Fox happens, and of course James Cameron's constant Weyland Yutani vigilance. Aside from Cameron saying just last week that he was "working on" getting the[...]
With James Cameron returning to the classic science fiction franchise of Terminator (albeit as producer), it makes sense that folks would start asking him about Alien again, right? Specifically, the long-talked-about but eventually scrapped Alien 5 from Neill Blomkamp. James CameronPicture by: Steve Vas / Featureflash, Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com Reportedly, Blomkamp's film would have been a direct sequel to Aliens, complete[...]
Ed Neumeier Offers Some 'Robocop Returns' Updates
In 2018, there was a lot of chatter about a possible Robocop revisit, that would in truth be way more of a direct sequel than anyone thought possible. Justin Rhodes (co-writer of Tim Miller's The Terminator sequel) was reportedly rewriting a script that Ed Neumeier and Michael Miner originally wrote as a direct sequel to Paul Verhoeven's 1987 Robocop film. This script reportedly picks up right[...]