Tron 3 Is Filming This Fall

What has director Joseph Kosinski been up to since wrapping up Oblivion? Well, it sounds like he's been getting Tron 3, the sequel to Tron: Legacy, ready to film. Yes, folks, it looks like we're getting another trip to the neon-lit Grid. » 3/10/15 3:06pm 3/10/15 3:06pm

Joseph Kosinski, prepare to enter The Twilight Zone. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Tron: Legacy and Oblivion director is in negotiations to direct the latest big-screen incarnation of The Twilight Zone, produced by Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way. » 8/17/13 1:30pm 8/17/13 1:30pm

Oblivion has its meh moments, but one hell of a satisfying payoff

With its cool, liquidy visuals and CGI-esque Tom Cruise as its lead, Oblivion has all the hallmarks of a summer action movie. But it's not. This is a flick that aspires to be a psychological thriller — and occasionally, it succeeds quite well. » 4/19/13 9:26am 4/19/13 9:26am

New AMC Show: "Blade Runner Meets BSG." Yes Please!

Holy crap, this sounds promising. AMC wants a new genre show to serve as a companion piece to The Walking Dead, and according to Deadline, they're developing Ballistic City, described as "Blade Runner meets Battlestar Galactica." Crime on a generation ship! » 4/17/13 2:00pm 4/17/13 2:00pm

21-minute Oblivion featurette shows how its post-apocalyptic Earth came…

The first reviews for Joseph Kosinski's Oblivion have not been promising, but this featurette hopes to lure you to the theater anyway. It offers a longer behind-the-scenes look at the movie's world both above the clouds and back on the damaged Earth. » 4/14/13 8:30am 4/14/13 8:30am

Four clips from Oblivion reveal Tom Cruise's big post-apocalypse…

We've seen featurettes, trailers and bundles of beautiful collections of concept art from Joseph Kosinski's Oblivion, but we've yet to see a collection of uninterrupted footage... until now. Here are four new clips from Tom Cruise and the Tron Legacy director's new scifi opus. » 4/04/13 7:45am 4/04/13 7:45am

We are entering a new era of original science fiction movies, says …

We sat down with Joseph Kosinski, director of Tron Legacy and the new movie Oblivion, along with a handful of other reporters. And he told us that it's getting easier to pitch an original film, in the wake of huge successes like Avatar and Inception. Minor spoilers ahead... » 4/01/13 1:51pm 4/01/13 1:51pm

New Oblivion trailer shows Tom Cruise playing house in the ashes of…

There's a brand new trailer for Tom Cruise's last man on Earth movie Oblivion. This trailer is a bit longer and shows Tommy C. goofing around with cigar-smoking Morgan Freeman and the most beautiful woman to ever be jettisoned out of an escape tube. Does anyone else feel like this whole thing is all the dramatic… » 2/28/13 6:01pm 2/28/13 6:01pm

First poster for Tom Cruise's Oblivion poster shows off a…

We've only seen a few tiny glimpses into Oblivion, the next science fiction epic by Joseph Kosinski (Tron Legacy). But this brand new poster shows off future Earth, with (what we're assuming) is Tom Cruise at the bottom, surveying the Empire State Building-turned-waterfall. Cruise plays a bounty hunter, who lives in… » 12/07/12 11:20am 12/07/12 11:20am

Is Hollywood going overboard with science fiction movies?

Hollywood has gone into a science fiction feeding frenzy in the past week, with several new scifi movies getting greenlit. The success of Battle: Los Angeles, on top of Avatar, Star Trek and others, put dollar signs in everyone's eyes. » 3/17/11 4:00pm 3/17/11 4:00pm

Tron Legacy is a colossal failure of movie-making

Back in 1982, Tron zapped us into a whole new world of storytelling. You can still feel the love, and excitement, on every frame of that movie. So it's sad that Tron Legacy turns those thrills into snoozes. Spoilers ahead. » 12/17/10 8:59am 12/17/10 8:59am

New Tron Legacy footage shows the digital drama inside Tron City

Last night, we watched a collection of new Tron Legacy clips, which showcased Daft Punk's cameo and disc wars — but most importantly, the drama between programs and humans. Can the new Tron's characters compete with its bright neon visuals? » 10/05/10 12:56pm 10/05/10 12:56pm

Tron Legacy sneak peek shows off some new digitized footage

Disney released a sneak peek of Tron Legacy to the masses, and stuffed in between a few old scenes are new moments to get excited about. Plus, check out Olivia Wilde's head-to-toe pleather program unitard in her new banner. » 9/11/10 1:00pm 9/11/10 1:00pm

Disney officially picks up Tron Legacy director's futuristic cloud city…

Tron director Joseph Kosinski finally got Disney to purchase the film rights to his comic book Oblivion, which is set in the future, when Earthlings live in the clouds, safe from the radiation and brutal alien scavengers on the surface. » 8/06/10 9:00am 8/06/10 9:00am

Inside Tron Legacy with the stars and director

We ventured inside Flynn's, into the vivid glow of the Tron universe. We met Tron Legacy stars Garrett Hedlund and Bruce Boxleitner, plus director Joseph Kosinski and producer Sean Bailey. They told us how the new movie raises the game. » 7/23/10 3:00pm 7/23/10 3:00pm

How Tron Legacy's Director Uses His Architecture Background

Looking at the newly released production photos from Tron Legacy, it's hard not to be struck by how much of the film was shot on real sets. And it turns out the film's director, Joseph Kosinski, went to architecture school. » 3/16/10 6:00pm 3/16/10 6:00pm

Tron Legacy Will Use 3-D The Way The Wizard Of Oz Used Color

Tron Legacy director Joseph Kosinski has just set our minds at ease. He promises that the new Disney Tron will be less like Avatar and more like the Wizard of Oz, in that only the Tron world will be 3D. » 1/21/10 4:09pm 1/21/10 4:09pm

New Tron Director's Lone-Alien-Hunter Film In The Works

Tron Legacy director Joseph Kosinski's novel Oblivion is getting its own movie adaptation. So hopefully if Tron is a success, we'll get to see the story about a soldier on a solo mission to wipe out an alien race. » 7/30/09 4:20pm 7/30/09 4:20pm

Logan's Run Remake Finally Happening ... Maybe

Logan's Run is one the only few films that was firmly rooted in the science fiction genre and wasn't titled Star Wars to come out of the 1970s. It's also been stuck running in place in Hollywood's favorite prison: development hell. Will the remake actually happen this time? » 11/13/07 10:01am 11/13/07 10:01am