There is now a full-length trailer for The Smurfs, Sony’s live-action/animated hybrid which brings updated CGI versions of the Smurfs to New York City, where they run riot through the lives of Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays as they try to escape the clutches of the wizard Gargamel (Hank Azaria). If that doesn’t sound like a horror film, that’s because you haven’t yet watched the trailer. Do so after the break, if you dare. Read More »
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Columbia Pictures have provided us with a new photo from The Smurfs 3D, a full reveal of all the small blue characters in New York City’s Central Park. Hit the jump to see the photo in full. Click the image to enlarge.
Posted on Friday, December 17th, 2010 by Peter Sciretta
A few new movie posters have hit the multiplex today, and are online for all the enjoy. Hit the jump to check out the first one-sheets for The Smurfs, Battle: Los Angeles, The Green Hornet, and a better poster for The Fighter.
Posted on Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 by Peter Sciretta
Ript Apparel’s t-shirt design of the day is a Clockwork Orange/Smurfs mash-up titled A Clockwork Smurf, created by artist Captain_RibMan. As with all of RIPT’s t-shirts, the design will be for sale today only. So act fast before midnight or it will not be available. The good news is the t-shirt is available for only $10 plus shipping.
Teefury’s t-shirt design of the day is a Star Wars/Dr. Who mash-up titled “Robots in Disguise” featuring R2-D2 disguised as a Delek. As with all of Teefury’s designs, this t-shirt will only be available today, and today only. The good news is that you can buy the tee for only $9 plus shipping.
Take a better look at both designs after the jump.
Sony Pictures Animation/Columbia Pictures has released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming big screen CGI/live action hybrid 3D adaptation of The Smurfs. It is exactly what you might expect. Watch it now after the jump, and leave your thoughts in the comments below.
Posted on Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 by Peter Sciretta
Sony Pictures Animation/Columbia Pictures has released the first official photo from the upcoming big screen CGI/live action hybrid 3D adaptation of The Smurfs. The photo features our first look at the computer generated Smurfs: Grouchy, Papa and Clumsy, in Times Square New York City. Check the uncropped photo out in full, after the jump. We also have a full description of the teaser trailer, and information on where/when you can find it.
Posted on Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 by Peter Sciretta
In April, we posted the first set photos of Hank Azaria as Gargamel in Sony Pictures Animation/Columbia Pictures’ big screen CGI/live action hybrid 3D adaptation of The Smurfs. Many commentors thought Azaria looked ridiculous. You haven’t seen anything yet. The film is currently shooting in New York City, and recently shot a sequence outside FAO Schwarz where someone with a video camera caught Azaria in action. Check out the footage, after the jump.
Casting Notes: Greta Gerwig in Arthur Remake; Kristen Stewart in On the Road; Tim Gunn in The Smurfs
Posted on Thursday, May 6th, 2010 by Russ Fischer
It’s breakout time for Greta Gerwig. She had a slightly (very slightly) more mainstream part than usual in Noah Baumbach’s Greenberg and a great little role in The House of the Devil (pictured above). Now there’s a report that she is in talks to take Liza Minelli’s old role in the brewing remake of Arthur. Russell Brand is already set up with Dudley Moore role, as a drunk, self-indulgent playboy who falls for a charming blue-collar shoplifter (that would be Gerwig), while Helen Mirren is reportedly taking the droll role butler played by John Gielgud.
On one hand, this remake seems utterly absurd and pointless. On the other, Gerwig is a fantastic choice for the part. She’s the first aspect of this equation that has made me thing, “yeah, ok, I might see that.” [Deadline]
After the break, On the Road takes another step, and a fashionable guy gets Smurfed. Read More »
The first set photo of Hank Azaria as Gargamel in Sony Pictures Animation/Columbia Pictures’ big screen CGI/live action hybrid 3D adaptation of The Smurfs. has been released on SplashNews (via: ComingSoon). I’m not sure what to think of this. He definitely looks like the real life version of the animated character, but at the same time he looks beyond ridiculous. What do you think? Read More »