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Famous Primates in Film: A Brief History

Later this month, the mighty Kong returns to the big screen! To celebrate, we’re looking back at all the major primate appearances in film.

Are Movie Discussions Being Sidetracked Too Often by PC Arguments?

 

Film and TV fans have always loved to discuss their favorite movies and shows. However, in recent times, it seems that discussions about the merits of popular media projects are being sidetracked by debates about political correctness. Why are these issues becoming more important than the movies themselves?

Is Making a Tarzan Movie Only for Tarzan Fans a Bad...

 David Yates’ The Legend of Tarzan does an effective job bringing the iconic King of the Jungle back to the big screen in a way that stays true to the classic books. With beautiful cinematography and a surprisingly strong lead performance by Alexander Skarsgard, The Legend of Tarzan delivers an entertaining adaptation of literature’s first super hero. However, will this film resonate with modern audiences who are unfamiliar with the character?

Will the Legend of Tarzan Get it Right?

There have been many, many film and TV adaptations of Tarzan since the character first debuted in 1912. Some have been good, but most have been rather weak. Few have been truly accurate to the original Edgar Rice Burroughs novels. What does next year’s The Legend of Tarzan need to do to make Tarzan entertaining, relevant and marketable in the 21st Century? 

New Poster and Images from the Legend of Tarzan

We now have our first look into the world of the Legend of Tarzan!  Take a look at the images as well as the official movie poster!

Disney Classics Hercules, Tarzan, More Come to Blu-ray

 Walt Disney Home Entertainment has been dropping catalog titles on Blu-ray for a while now. Once every few months we’ll get a higher end title like The Little Mermaid or the upcoming Sleeping Beauty that gets their own time in the limelight. In between those, they’ve been delivering smaller films and collections in groups of four or five at a time. This time around they’ve mixed it up a little by giving us two newer top-shelf releases with three timeless tales.

David Yates’ Tarzan Movie Begins Principal Photography

David Yates, who helmed the last few Harry Potter films (and dominated with them), has officially begun production on his next flick, a retelling of Tarzan for Warner Bros.  The studios announced today that cameras were rolling along with some new details on the story this film will have!  

Actors Who’ve Played the Same Character the Most Times

With Hugh Jackman currently negotiating to play Wolverine for a seventh and eighth time, Cinelinx takes a look at actors who’ve played the same role eight times or more. Who has played the same character most often? Come in and find out.

BLU REVIEW: Greystoke The Legend of Tarzan Lord of the Apes...

Cinelinx goes bananas for the new Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Blu-ray!

Emma Stone Might be Jane in the Tarzan Reboot?

After beguiling Spider-Man as Gwen Stacy, Emma Stone may be romancing the king of the Jungle next. Stone’s name has been mentioned as a favorite for the part of Jane in the proposed Tarzan film.

Attend an Early Screening for DC’s Birds of Prey On Us!

The Birds of Prey, along with Harley Quinn, are about ready to hit the big screen and we're giving our readers in cities across...