The Sad-Faced Hulk We Could Have Seen in Ang Lee's Movie

The Incredible Hulk is a rampaging force of nature that destroys everything in his path — but he's also a tragic figure. And judging some early concept art for Ang Lee's movie version from artist Jim Carson, the Ang Lee Hulk could have been the saddest of all. » 10/18/13 12:20pm 10/18/13 12:20pm

Behold the Hulk Poodle from Ang Lee's Hulk

Remember when the father released the Gamma Dogs on Bruce Banner in Ang Lee's Hulk? Probably not, but that's okay. Little known fact about the much maligned 2003 movie, within the pack of mutant Hulk Dogs was a poodle. A Hulk Poodle! And here is the concept art to prove it. » 9/09/13 7:40am 9/09/13 7:40am

Concept art for the Hulk-vs.-Insect-Men movie that never was and Billy…

Artist Benton Jew has worked on not one but three Hulk movie projects: Ang Lee's Hulk, Louis Leterrier's The Incredible Hulk, and a never-made film that with a script by Jonathan Hensleigh. Jew has shared artwork he created for those projects, including a mockup of Billy Crudup as Ang Lee's hulk. » 4/07/13 3:00pm 4/07/13 3:00pm

How the Oscars proved Hollywood is killing the VFX industry

While ABC showed viewers the glitz and glamor of Sunday night's Academy Awards from the red carpet and inside the Dolby Theater, across the street there was a very different show going on. Members of the visual effects (VFX) industry gathered on Hollywood Boulevard to raise awareness about the financial hardships… » 2/26/13 2:10pm 2/26/13 2:10pm

Life of Pi could be the year's second most gorgeous fantasy movie

Directors have had mixed success adapting fantastical, challenging literary novels for the big screen. Just a few years ago, Peter Jackson tried to adapt Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones using oceans of computer-generated psychedelia, and he face-planted. More recently, the Wachowskis and Tom Tykwer threw money at the… » 11/21/12 9:00am 11/21/12 9:00am

New Life of Pi trailer shows the fantastic floating islands of madness

Finally! A trailer for Ang Lee's Life of Pi that takes us outside of the relationship between the boy and his tiger. The latest look at this creative film shows how a the main character ends up stranded on a wild island a host of wild fantasy creatures (and meerkats)! » 9/24/12 3:20pm 9/24/12 3:20pm

Bioluminescent whales soar in the first beautiful trailer for Ang Lee's

Not one single word is spoken in the first ever trailer for Ang Lee's Life of Pi, which is perfect. Words could only have distracted from the insane beauty of this wildly theatrical magical realist movie. Fingers crossed, the boy and his tiger friend eventually come upon the carnivorous plants on the mystical… » 7/25/12 11:50am 7/25/12 11:50am

The Animatronic Hulk that could have saved Ang Lee's film

If only Ang Lee had used the animatronic Hulk that special effecs genius Steve Johnson built for his movie. From the mind behind Tim Burton's crazy disco Superman suit comes another bit of movie-making magic: a realistic, moving Hulk. » 1/07/11 3:00pm 1/07/11 3:00pm

Bangladeshi Hulk trailer is your dose of day-glo green, kilt-wearing…

There's never been an Incredible Hulk movie that approached the batshit freakosity of the comics — until now. This new Bangladeshi movie, called HALKa, packs as much pants-dropping, tank-wheelie-popping craziness as both U.S. Hulk films. Watch the fun unfold. [Urlesque, via NYMag] » 8/12/10 6:30am 8/12/10 6:30am

Hulk Not So Incredible When Faced With Puny Box Office

Click to viewApparently, the Hulk can't help but get smashed at the box office, according to a recent Reuters story. Five years after Ang Lee's psychoanalytic take on the Jade Giant, Ed Norton's remake of The Incredible Hulk is set to be just as (un)successful as its predecessor, dooming the character to guest-spots… » 7/10/08 7:30am 7/10/08 7:30am

The Hulk's Survival Depends On Smashing Maxwell Smart

The Incredible Hulk easily crushed the competition at the box office over the weekend, but you'll have to wait another week to see if it's a massive hit. The new Hulk movie took in $55.8 million, less than the $71 million (adjusted for inflation) that Ang Lee's Hulk took in in its opening weekend. The Lee Hulk left a… » 6/16/08 11:20am 6/16/08 11:20am