How As Above, So Below Shot A Horror Film In The Actual Paris Catacombs

The horror movie As Above, So Below, opening this week, isn't just set inside the catacombs beneath Paris; it was almost entirely filmed there. We sat down with director John Erick Dowdle and his co-writer Drew Dowdle to talk about the challenges and advantages of filming in the catacombs. » 8/26/14 12:30pm 8/26/14 12:30pm

Orphan Black Creators Reveal [Redacted]'s Injury's Worse Than It Looked

This was a whirlwind season for Orphan Black, and when we caught up with co-creators Graeme Manson and John Fawcett, we had questions. Why did they decide to unveil the [redacted]? What's going to happen now that [redacted] has been [redacted] in the [redacted]? Obviously, spoilers for Season Two ahead. » 8/08/14 8:12am 8/08/14 8:12am

TMNT Movie Makers Reveal Ninja Turtle Easter Eggs You Should Look For

We sat down with TMNT director Jonathan Liebesman and producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form to talk turtles, and uncovered a whole lot—just a ton—about pizza product placement, baby turtles and which non-turtle mutants are in the film. Plus, find out what TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman himself contributed to the new… » 8/07/14 10:50am 8/07/14 10:50am

Why Bran And Arya No Longer Want To Be Rescued On Game Of Thrones

Season four of Game of Thrones contained some major departures from the books — and some of them underscored just how much Bran and Arya Stark no longer want or expect to be rescued. We caught up with Isaac Hempstead-Wright and Maisie Williams at Comic-Con, and they told us why things are only going to get murkier. » 7/29/14 9:00am 7/29/14 9:00am

Guillermo del Toro Takes Us Inside His "Kinky" Horror Film Crimson Peak

If there's one genre we're ready for monster movie-maker Guillermo del Toro to tackle, it's gothic horror. And now he finally has in his dark, sexy horror movie Crimson Peak, which we were very lucky to sneak a peek at on the set. Here's what GDT had to say about his latest film project. » 7/17/14 11:40am 7/17/14 11:40am

I Origins Went To Insane Lengths To Get Its Science Right

Mike Cahill's new movie I Origins, out tomorrow, is about a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. And Cahill tells io9 he was absolutely determined to get the science right — not just having scientific advisers, but giving them headphones and planting them in front of monitors on set. » 7/17/14 10:39am 7/17/14 10:39am

Will We Ever See A New Planet Of The Apes Movie With Stupid Humans?

Rise of the Planet of the Apes totally revived the Apes franchise into a smart drama series that pits human against ape. And now Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has taken that drama to the next level. But how far do we need to go until the humans become the dumbed-down slaves we see in the original film? We asked Dawn » 7/09/14 1:05pm 7/09/14 1:05pm

The Real-Life Baby Animals That Inspired Earth To Echo's Alien

The latest addition to the family-friendly boy-meets-alien genre is Earth to Echo, which features characters that are much more realistic than anything you'll see on the Disney Channel. We spoke with the director about channeling authentic kid dialogue and the creation of the cutest little alien robot to ever meep. » 7/01/14 11:30am 7/01/14 11:30am

How To Train Your Dragon 2 Director Says This Kids' Movie Has Grown Up

How do you make a sequel to a movie as charming as How to Train Your Dragon? In our exclusive interview, the director, producer, and actors of How to Train Your Dragon 2 tell us about teenaged Hiccup, how he'll see a dark version of himself in the sequel, and the importance of telling the adult characters' stories,… » 6/10/14 12:15pm 6/10/14 12:15pm