Game Of Thrones Season 4 Storyboards Include A Dragon Attack

Here's a privileged look inside the making of Game of Thrones season four. The Making Game of Thrones blog posted a video about the process of making storyboards for the show — plus some actual storyboards from season four. Including a dragon attack, a battle against wights, and Ghost in action! » 2/17/15 7:00pm 2/17/15 7:00pm

Reminder: J.J. Abrams' Superman: Flyby Would Have Been Insane

If you're unaware of the never-made J.J. Abrams' Superman movie, you are in for a treat. Here's a video breakdown of the insanity that could have been, including one dead and then resurrected Superman. » 8/27/14 5:06pm 8/27/14 5:06pm

See The Toons Who Would Have Appeared In Roger Rabbit's Deleted Funeral

While Who Framed Roger Rabbit? is packed with cartoon characters from various studios, a handful of Toons didn't make the cut. Popeye, Bluto, and others appear only in this storyboarded funeral scene. » 5/12/14 1:20pm 5/12/14 1:20pm

Watch The Anna-Elsa Duet That Was Cut From Frozen

We've seen a fan animatic of "Life's Too Short," a duet that was ultimately cut from Frozen, but what was Disney's actual vision for the scene? This storyboard sequence gives us a clue. » 5/05/14 1:20pm 5/05/14 1:20pm

Original Star Trek II: Wrath Of Khan VFX Storyboards Are A Visual Feast

Part of what makes Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan such a compelling film is its incredible design and clever visuals — and these VFX storyboards, taken from the film's Blu-ray release, show the genesis (no pun intended) of some of the most arresting shots. » 3/30/14 3:30pm 3/30/14 3:30pm

Thrilling Storyboards for Spielberg's Delayed Robopocalypse Movie

Will we ever get to see Steven Spielberg's movie of Daniel H. Wilson's Robopocalypse? Hard to say, given Spielberg's recent statements about the doomed model of blockbuster movies. But at least you can see some storyboards that give a few hints of how kinetic and thrilling it could be. » 12/20/13 1:46pm 12/20/13 1:46pm

Shot-for-shot, storyboard breakdown of Star Wars' Asteroid Chase scene

Do you like watching how the Star Wars sausage is made? Of course you do! Then check out this clever little video that pairs actual footage from The Empire Strikes Back with the original storyboards. It's damn delightful. » 12/06/13 9:30am 12/06/13 9:30am

Storyboards reveal the climactic ending to the J.J. Abrams-scripted …

A decade ago, J.J. Abrams wrote the script for Superman: Flyby, a Superman origin movie that was to be directed by Brett Ratner or McG. Although this particular film was never made, with Warner Bros. instead producing Superman Returns, storyboard and concept art for the script exist, including a blow-by-blow of the… » 4/14/13 5:00pm 4/14/13 5:00pm

Lost Jack Kirby storyboards show the insane world that could have been …

Ben Affleck's hit movie Argo owes everything to a movie called Lord of Light, an adaptation of a Roger Zelazny novel. Lord of Light sat in development hell until CIA operative Tony Mendez renamed it Argo and used this insane scifi movie as a cover story to smuggle 6 Americans home from Iran. » 2/21/13 3:00pm 2/21/13 3:00pm

Unused storyboards show how Alien could have been more "pornographic"

While pitching his beautiful Alien horror show to 20th Century Fox, director Ridley Scott scribbled up a collection of pre-production storyboards (known to the die-hard fans as Ridleygrams). These illustrations impressed the execs so much they would not only approve the movie but double the budget from $4.5 million… » 2/20/13 1:44pm 2/20/13 1:44pm

Unused Croods storyboards are carnivorous plant-fightingly fantastic

DreamWorks' upcoming prehistoric film The Croods may be computer animated, but it knows its traditional animation roots. Croods co-director Chris Sanders (who also directed and wrote Lilo and Stitch and How to Train Your Dragon) has been posting production art from the film, including some unused storyboards that… » 1/26/13 8:00am 1/26/13 8:00am

These unused American Akira storyboards are actually quite gorgeous

We weren't exactly distraught to see the live-action remake of Akira stall out, but that doesn't mean that there weren't some lovely development materials associated with the film. Cartoonist Chris Weston has released several of the storyboards he created with exited Akira director Albert Hughes, and they are quite… » 9/15/12 11:00am 9/15/12 11:00am

Even More Avengers Concept Art! Animated storyboards, set designs, and…

Earlier this morning, we showed you the concept designs for several props from The Avengers. But there's plenty more concept art from Joss Whedon's superhero movie for us to indulge our eyeballs in, detailing the interior settings, action-packed storyboards, and the artistic journey of the Avengers' alien foes and… » 5/20/12 3:00pm 5/20/12 3:00pm

New storyboards show just how cosmic Captain America will get

A batch of storyboards from Marvel's next comic book blockbuster Captain America have been released, and within each little black-and-white box are a few very ultra magical spoilers. Here's what we learned. » 6/02/11 11:30am 6/02/11 11:30am

Watch what Disney's Wicked movie could look like

Disney animator Heidi Jo Gilbert created a Wicked storyboard video, set to the tracks from Wicked, the musical, hoping to convince her bosses to make Elphaba the next Disney princess. Our reaction: Holy Hell, this is amazing. UPDATE: Youtube pulled the clip but if you go to her site you can watch the original (not… » 2/07/11 3:00pm 2/07/11 3:00pm

In Futurama Concept Art, Fry Gives Bender Mouth-To-Ass Resuscitation

In anticipation of the Planet Express gang's return this June, Futurama's going whole hog with new concept art and storyboards. Check out Bender dancing, the Leela-Bot, "the "Birthing Device," and Fry giving Bender mouth-to-ass like some daffy, man-on-robot human centipede. » 5/11/10 12:20pm 5/11/10 12:20pm

Iron Man Rolls With The Punches In Red-Hot New Storyboards And Set…

Did our early glimpses of bondage-harnessed Whiplash dampen your enthusiasm for Iron Man 2? Let some new storyboard art, which shows Iron Man going full-on ninja, recharge your chest battery of hope. Plus a new set video shows crazy stunts. » 10/14/09 6:20am 10/14/09 6:20am

What Star Wars Could've Looked Like, A Long Time Ago

Ever wondered what Star Wars » 11/13/08 1:34pm 11/13/08 1:34pm was originally going to look like, back when Luke Skywalker still called himself Starkiller? These images from early storyboards for the 1977 movie let us glimpse a time when the Millennium Falcon was half the ship that we've come to know and love, Darth Vader wore mittens, and still had…

Forgotten Designs Show Potential Of Coneheads

1993 movie Coneheads was many things: unfortunate Dan Ackroyd vehicle, decade-too-late spin-off from Saturday Night Live, critically-derided box office failure. But now you can add "missed opportunity" to the list. For those who thought that there was never that much potential in the movie in the first place, all you… » 2/27/08 8:00am 2/27/08 8:00am