Will DVD Bring the Real Babylon A.D., Minus Studio Meddling?

It's never a good sign when your first DVD release has two different versions of your film, but Vin Diesel's Babylon A.D. » 11/11/08 8:00am 11/11/08 8:00am was a special kind of terrible. In the January 6 DVD release there will be two Babylon A.D. films: One the original theatrical release, and the other an unrated cut. Now, at last, we'll be able to…

Babylon AD: Yet Another Scifi Flick About the Virgin Mary

So we already know that Babylon AD » 8/30/08 4:00pm 8/30/08 4:00pm director Mathieu Kassovitz , but that didn't stop us from getting up at the crack of ass this morning and going to see a 10:20 AM show so we could bring you the scoop on this near-future actioner with Vin Diesel. There were no press screenings of this film — usually a bad sign.…

Director Of Babylon AD Calls Movie "Terrible Experience"

French director Mathieu Kassovitz, who cradled and loved his Babylon AD » 8/26/08 7:30am 8/26/08 7:30am project for 5 years, is mad as hell at Fox. Citing terrible management, budget shenanigans, bad producers and partners, Kassovitz says making the futuristic tale starring Vin Diesel was a hideous ordeal. What went so wrong with that its own…

A Sleestak Pinup, Transformers Shockers, And A Bizarre Sarah Connor…

See another side of Land Of The Lost » 8/26/08 6:00am 8/26/08 6:00am's Sleestaks in this morning's spoiler bonanza. Also, co-writer Roberto Orci answered fans' questions about which robots to expect in the new movie - and addressed those rumors about Jonah Hill spurning the film. There's a plot twist in the that made me fall out of my chair when…

Vin Diesel Versus A Rocket With His Name On It

How smart is Vin Diesel in Babylon A.D. » 8/25/08 8:20am 8/25/08 8:20am, the dystopian thriller about genetic engineering and religion and the evils of science? He might just be smart enough to outthink a smart missile. This clip which IGN posted is most notable for reminding everyone that Michelle Yeoh is actually in this movie along with Vin. ,…

Too Many Details About Knight Rider, Chuck, Torchwood and Lost!

The spoiler onslaught continues. We have a trippy explanation of what Vin Diesel's Babylon A.D. » 8/22/08 6:00am 8/22/08 6:00am is about. We got a ton of script pages from upcoming episodes of and - and the deranged storyline must be read to be believed. (There's some super high-level computer science mixed in with that car-wrangling!) There…

Vin Diesel Beats Up Everyone In Science Fiction

If there was ever any doubt as to who would win in a duel between all three Hulks and Vin Diesel , I think this cartoon pretty much clears them up. Vinny is a scifi darling, and this new Babylon AD » 8/19/08 11:06am 8/19/08 11:06am cartoon, "I'm Vin Diesel, Don't F&%# With Me" pits his futuristic reluctant hero Toorop against every character in the…

Michelle Yeoh Is A Kickboxing Nanny In Babylon AD

New Babylon AD » 8/07/08 8:20am 8/07/08 8:20am clips from French show the inner workings of Vin Diesel's soul. Diesel plays a mercenary named Toorop who prays, punches and lectures the hot young psychic girl who's chased by a doomsday cult. Toorop has to transport the girl across a post-apocalyptic landscape, with the help of super-boxing nanny…

Vin Diesel Shows His Softer Side With His Reluctance To Kill An…

Thoorop (Vin Diesel) shares some face time with Aurora (Mélanie Thierry) in the new American Babylon A.D. trailer. Will the budding romance interfere with their cross country dash, escaping from motorcycle assassins and people who wear their sunglasses at night? Click through for more big time spoiler questions and… » 6/11/08 8:40am 6/11/08 8:40am

Vin Diesel Fights Tigers, Missiles and Crucifixes In New Babylon A.D.…


Aurora, the young woman that Vin Diesel has to shuttle from Russia to China, can walk in between bullets a rockets with her eyes closed, judging from this new French teaser trailer for Mathieu Kassovitz's futuristic thriller Babylon A.D.. Aurora (Melanie Thierry) is actually a host to an organism that a cult wants to… » 5/27/08 12:55pm 5/27/08 12:55pm

Finally, A Dystopia Grim Enough For Vin Diesel

Here's the first teaser trailer for August's Babylon A.D., the troubled Vin Diesel future dystopia movie based on a French graphic novel. It looks as pretty as you'd expect from director Matthieu Kassovitz (Gothika), and the scenes of Russia and China sliding into chaos look alarmingly lifelike. Plus, Vin Diesel is… » 5/01/08 12:00pm 5/01/08 12:00pm

Help Build Ozymandias' Empire, In Watchmen

You can help to flesh out the dark alternate 1985 in next year's Watchmen movie, by becoming the ad agency for psychotic ex-superhero Adrian Veidt, aka Ozymandias. Director Zack Snyder says he realized there were a lot of TV screens in the background during the film, which needed to be filled with images. So he's… » 4/22/08 2:30pm 4/22/08 2:30pm

160-Minute European Cut of Babylon A.D. "Never Existed" Say Filmmakers

Much hue and cry has been raised over the rumor that Vin Diesel future-world flick Babylon A.D. would have a 160-minute European version, but only a 90-minute U.S. version. Now the producers have taken the time to quash this rumor in the most believable way possible, by posting on MySpace. Here's what they said:… » 4/11/08 12:30pm 4/11/08 12:30pm

What'll Be The Most Surprising Hit Movie Of The Summer?

Out of a dozen or so scifi movies coming out this summer, only four of them are absolutely bulletproof, according to you, our readers. Ten of this summer's science fiction films are in danger of falling into obscure-cult-classic territory — or worse. But there's also an excellent chance that at least one underdog will… » 3/12/08 12:20pm 3/12/08 12:20pm