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

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

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

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 parts … » 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

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