Who's Ready For Another Bollywood Time Travel Movie?

Hrithik Roshan, the star of the awesome Krrish films, has just signed on to star in an unnamed time-travel movie, opposite Deepika Padukone. And the best news? It's going to be directed by Nitya Mehra, who was assistant director on Life of Pi, Namesake and some other great films. » 4/02/14 2:40pm 4/02/14 2:40pm

10 Cinematographers Who Turned Science Fiction Movies into Great Art

We have tons of love for great directors — but often, when you're marveling at an especially lovely shot, you're partly admiring the work of the cinematographer who lit it and shot it. Often, the same cinematographer has worked on many of your favorite movies. Here are 10 great painters of science fiction films. » 7/02/13 10:20am 7/02/13 10:20am

How the Oscars proved Hollywood is killing the VFX industry

While ABC showed viewers the glitz and glamor of Sunday night's Academy Awards from the red carpet and inside the Dolby Theater, across the street there was a very different show going on. Members of the visual effects (VFX) industry gathered on Hollywood Boulevard to raise awareness about the financial hardships faced … » 2/26/13 2:10pm 2/26/13 2:10pm

Life of Pi could be the year's second most gorgeous fantasy movie

Directors have had mixed success adapting fantastical, challenging literary novels for the big screen. Just a few years ago, Peter Jackson tried to adapt Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones using oceans of computer-generated psychedelia, and he face-planted. More recently, the Wachowskis and Tom Tykwer threw money at the… » 11/21/12 9:00am 11/21/12 9:00am

It's the eye of the tiger in four new clips from Life of Pi (with bonus …

Check out just how beautiful Ang Lee's colorful Life of Pi adaptation truly is in four new clips. Say what you will about the story of a big cat, a boy, and a boat, the sheer beauty of this film will knock you straight on your butt. Based on the novel by Yann Martel, the movie takes place after a terrible storm… » 11/20/12 7:33am 11/20/12 7:33am

Bioluminescent whales soar in the first beautiful trailer for Ang Lee's …

Not one single word is spoken in the first ever trailer for Ang Lee's Life of Pi, which is perfect. Words could only have distracted from the insane beauty of this wildly theatrical magical realist movie. Fingers crossed, the boy and his tiger friend eventually come upon the carnivorous plants on the mystical floating … » 7/25/12 11:50am 7/25/12 11:50am