Vin Diesel confirms Guardians of the Galaxy role by posing with Groot

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn put to rest any remaining questions surrounding Vin Diesel's role by posting this picture of Diesel with the tree-like Groot on Facebook. Soon we'll find out how many ways Diesel can say, "I am Groot!" » 12/22/13 7:00am 12/22/13 7:00am

Glenn Close and Vin Diesel's Guardians of the Galaxy roles[Correction]

Big Guardians of the Galaxy news: That's the first pic of legendary thespian Glenn Close covered in crazy face make-up as Nova Prime above, and it seems Vin Diesel has finally revealed his secret Marvel movie role — as the voice of the alien Groot. [Update: Apparently that is not Glenn Close, she was misidentified by… » 8/12/13 7:20am 8/12/13 7:20am

Riddick director explains how the Necromonger King gets dethroned

How the hell does Riddick manage to screw up his sweet gig as Lord Marshall King Necromonger? How does Riddick fall so far, so fast, to end up on a deserted planet, alone? We asked director David Twohy everything we wanted to know about the new Riddick movie, and he told us a ton. Massive spoilers ahead... » 8/07/13 12:10pm 8/07/13 12:10pm

Why Riddick was easier to make as a brutal R-rated movie

This weekend brought us a brand-new trailer for Riddick, pitting Vin Diesel against a fresh set of alien horrors. Vin Diesel, Katee Sackhoff, and Riddick director David Twohy sat down at San Diego Comic-Con to discuss how Riddick advances the series' mythology and why they wanted to make it an R-rated film. » 7/21/13 9:30am 7/21/13 9:30am

Riddick has never been more terrifying than in this bloody new trailer

Holy shit. Not only is this incredibly R-rated new trailer for Riddick delightfully violent, it's also genuinely scary. It's like a blood-soaked reminder that "Hey, sure Riddick was kind of the hero of the last movie, but you might want to remember he's also an amoral killing machine who is very, very good at his job." » 7/19/13 3:00pm 7/19/13 3:00pm

Vin Diesel tells us why Riddick is one big game of Dungeons & Dragons

Just how many hells did Vin Diesel have to crawl through to make a third Riddick movie a reality? And what sort of future epics about Riddick does Diesel plan to make? Here's part two of our report on our visit to the Riddick set, focusing on our interview with the legendary Furyan himself. » 6/19/13 7:00am 6/19/13 7:00am

Monsters! Starbuck! Vin Diesel! Our Epic Visit to the Riddick Set!

After almost a decade of cinematic silence, audiences will finally become reacquainted with Vin Diesel's Furyan killing machine in Riddick, the third installment of writer-director David Twohy's film series. We visited the set during filming in March 2012, and talked to the cast and crew. Here's what we found out. » 6/18/13 9:00am 6/18/13 9:00am

Hot Damn! Riddick's back, and he's still scarier than a gang of monsters

This new trailer for the third Riddick movie is only 22 seconds long — but if you're like us, you're going to watch it over and over. This looks like classic Vin Diesel space-badassery at its finest, with a hostile planet, crazy monsters, knife-throwing, and Diesel's trademark menacing purr. Check out screencaps… » 3/22/13 3:32pm 3/22/13 3:32pm

10 Best Spy-Fi Movies of All Time

Spies are like the better dressed version of superheroes. They stop supervillains from destroying the world, and they do incredible superhuman feats, with the help of insane gadgets and vehicles. With a new Bourne movie in theaters on Friday, it's a great time to celebrate the "spy-fi" genre, that combines spies and… » 8/07/12 10:05am 8/07/12 10:05am