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Neill Blomkamps Chappie Is Going Forward Official Plot Blurb Released

Neill Blomkamp's Chappie Is Going Forward, Official Plot Blurb Released

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool.Neill Blomkamp's Elysium just hit the American market over the weekend and is going to be landing on our UK shores on the 21st I'm pretty excited about it.And buzz hitting its peak for that film, this seems a decent time for Sony and MRC to announce they're also backing[...]

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

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

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 film will be following in the footsteps of many others by getting remastered into the IMAX[...]


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,[...]



Sharlto Copley Is Neill Blomkamps Chappie A Ridiculous Robot

Sharlto Copley Is Neill Blomkamp's Chappie, A "Ridiculous Robot"

District 9's Sharlto Copley will be joining Die Antwoord in the cast Neill Blomkamp's sci-fi comedy Chappie Judging from his Facebook post - flagged up by EW - he'll be playing the lead.He says, simply: Sharlto Copley.. is Chappie. And there's a new profile for the character created too, though all that says, for now, is: STATUS: OFFLINE The[...]

Neill Blomkamps Sci-Fi Comedy Chappie To Feature Die Antwoord As Themselves

Neill Blomkamp's Sci-Fi Comedy Chappie To Feature Die Antwoord As Themselves

Neill Blomkamp is going to do what David Fincher ultimately didn't and put Yolandi Visser in a movie  According to her Die Antwoord colleague Ninja, the band will appear as themselves in Blomkamp's next movie, Chappie.Die Burger report that the film is going to shoot in Johannesburg between September and December this year, with a $50[...]

First Trailer For Elysium &#8211 From Neill Blomkamp Director Of District 9

First Trailer For Elysium – From Neill Blomkamp, Director Of District 9

Welcome to the world of Elysium, Neill Blomkamp's latest mash-up of genre fun and social satire.This promises to be a film with grey matter as well as litres of high-pressure red stuff pumping through its veins.I've seen eight or so minutes worth of scenes from the film and they were very promising indeed and now[...]


New Images From Neill Blomkamps Elysium Fresh Plot Details

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

He encouraged us to improvise things that reinforce these identities. It is clear that Spider is Brazilian, but I acted like one. And so one of the most interesting films on this year's calendar - the big red X on August 9th - becomes even more enticing for me.Neill Blomkamp is clearly not beating about the bush[...]

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[...]

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. […]

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

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

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 no release date, other than 2013.The booth is yet to be completed, but here it is in it's current shape.So there's a border checkpoint with[...]