Everybody wants to be in the Star Wars sequels except for Jason Statham

Total Film asked a wide variety of actors and directors if they'd like to be involved in J.J. Abrams' upcoming Episode VII. As it turns out, yes, most actors would like to be part of a movie that will likely make $1 billion... except for Jason Statham, who is far too important to lower himself to Ewok-level. » 3/13/13 2:40pm 3/13/13 2:40pm

New trailer for Jack the Giant Slayer shows off zany giants and Ewan…

We don't know what to do with Bryan Singers' Jack The Giant Slayer. It's shooting for fun and epic but landing somewhere in strangely silly. This longer trailer finally shows off the giant's land and the evil villain Stanley Tucci (flanked by a bunch of human remains). The best part is when the giants roll up Ewan… » 11/20/12 7:26pm 11/20/12 7:26pm

Introducing an invasive species will totally help you get laid

What does it take for an uptight science geek to get the hot girl? Apparently, it's all about geo-engineering. Ladies love it when you terraform the Earth! » 3/09/12 11:38am 3/09/12 11:38am

Ewan McGregor attempts a crime against nature, in the first Salmon…

Paul Torday's Salmon Fishing in the Yemen was one of our favorite examples of a book that's secretly science fiction — about a fisheries scientist who undertakes the mad, ambitious project of introducing salmon to the Yemen. Including all of the bioengineering (and regular engineering) that goes into that. » 12/16/11 2:30pm 12/16/11 2:30pm

In the trailer for Perfect Sense, Ewan McGregor has lots of intercourse…

He's a chef and she's a scientist — what starts out as a opposites-attract movie swiftly changes course as people all over the world fall victim to a disease which nullifies their sensory perceptions. The first sense to go is smell, then taste, then hearing...you get where we're going. And while the world goes mad,… » 12/13/11 6:30am 12/13/11 6:30am

First trailer for Ewan McGregor's end of the world love story

What happens when you meet your one true love right before the whole world falls apart? Ewan McGregor and Eva Green's mysterious new flick Perfect Sense, directed by David Mackenzie, is two parts love story, one part post-apocalyptic horror. » 1/19/11 9:33am 1/19/11 9:33am

One Of The Best Science Fiction Novels Of Recent Years Will Be A Movie…

Salmon Fishing In The Yemen by Paul Today completely blew me away with its story of a scientist who's hired to introduce salmon into the wadi, so the Yemenis can go fly-fishing. Now it'll be a movie starring Ewan McGregor. » 5/14/10 9:00am 5/14/10 9:00am

Clooney Teaches Ewan McGregor To Be A Proper Jedi, In New Goats Trailer

The latest trailer for The Men Who Stare At Goats demonstrates George Clooney's Jedi/ninja skills. Check out his special warrior monk abilities, honed by the U.S. government for secret spy espionage. It's based on a true story! » 10/19/09 8:00am 10/19/09 8:00am

First Men Who Stare At Goats Clip Unleashes Clooney's Combat Skills

Now that you've already seen the Jedi mind tactics from the mustached psychic soldier George Clooney, take a look at his hand to hand combat skills as he almost breaks Ewan McGregor's arm. Secret Government warrior monks are hilarious. » 9/10/09 11:30am 9/10/09 11:30am

Ewan McGregor Is Going To Fall In Futuristic Love, He Thinks

A new film, The Last Word, has cast Ewan McGregor as the lead. It's a romantic drama, in which he finds himself falling in love inside a city, that is slowly losing its sensory perception. Really limitless possibilities as to what they could do with this script, but it sounds like people are losing the ability to… » 5/18/09 9:30am 5/18/09 9:30am