Erik Amaya

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Tue, July 8th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

“The Dark Knight’s” Christian Bale talks once more to CBR about Batman’s discipline and intensity, Heath Ledger, and the importance of Christopher Nolan to the reborn film franchise.


Mon, July 7th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

The new Rachel Dawes, Maggie Gyllenhaal, talks with CBR News about taking over the role from Katie Holmes, the differences between "The Dark Knight" movies and independent films, and 300-storey drops.


Thu, July 3rd, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR News speaks once more with "The Dark Knight" co-star Gary Oldman, this time about the appeal of Jim Gordon, his upcoming “A Christmas Carol,” and his thoughts for a third Batman film. SPOILER WARNING.


Wed, July 2nd, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

“The Dark Knight” producers Charles Roven and Emma Thomas tell CBR News about the benefits and difficulties of using IMAX cameras to film the Batman sequel, including what sequences were shot in the oversized format.


Mon, June 30th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

David S. Goyer and Jonathan Nolan tell CBR News of the tragic and elemental forces at work in their script for "The Dark Knight," from which comics they took inspiration, and who the film's true protagonist is.

The Dark Knight: The CBR Review

Sun, June 29th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Christopher Nolan's second Batman outing is a dark, haunting vision that reveals to a mass audience what fans of the characters have known for years - the Joker is nothing to laugh at.

WANTED: The CBR Review

Thu, June 26th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

With two reviews -- one to read if you love the comic and one to read if you've never read it -- CBR takes a close look at "Wanted," the new film based on the Top Cow comic by Mark Millar and JG Jones.

WANTED: Thomas Kretschmann

Tue, June 24th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

The antagonist of "Wanted," Thomas Kretschmann talks about his role in the Top Cow/Mark Millar/JG Jones adaptation, as well as upcoming projects and his harrowing real-life escape from East Germany.

WANTED: Timur Bekmambetov

Fri, June 20th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR News speaks with the "Wanted" director about the differences between the film and its Mark Millar/JG Jones source material, action movies with messages, and the return of the “Hard-R” to the summer film season.

WANTED: Common

Thu, June 19th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR News recently talked to Common about his role in the upcoming “Wanted” feature film. The actor also talked to us about his role in “Terminator: Salvation” and addressed all of those “Justice League” rumors.

WANTED: James McAvoy

Wed, June 18th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR talks to James McAvoy about his role in the new film “Wanted,” based on the comic by Mark Millar & JG Jones. He told us of his days as a candymaker, the stunt he cannot believe he was allowed to do, and post-modern depression.

"Speed Racer" - The CBR Review

Wed, May 7th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR reviews "Speed Racer," the new film written and directed by the Wachowski Bros. ("The Matrix") and based on the classic anime television series, opening this weekend.

SPEED ZONE: Emile Hirsch

Tue, May 6th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR News speaks with "Speed Racer" star Emile Hirsch about his role in the Wachowski Bros. live action adaptation of the classic anime series, how fast he really likes to drive, and the fate of Speed's famous scarf.

SPEED ZONE: Goodman, Sarandon and Ricci

Tue, April 29th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR speaks with "Speed Racer" cast members John Goodman, Susan Sarandon and Christina Ricci about the Wachowski Bros. film, and their own needs for speed.

SPEED ZONE: Matthew Fox on Racer X

Thu, April 24th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Speed Racer star Matthew Fox talks to CBR News about his role in the upcoming Wachowski Brothers adaptation of the classic anime, and offers some tidbits on Lost's season finale.

SPEED ZONE: Joel Silver talks "Speed Racer"

Mon, April 21st, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR News caught up with mega-producer Joel Silver this past weekend to discuss "Speed Racer," working with the Wachowskis and the current state of the "Wonder Woman" feature film.

Paul Pope 2089

Wed, April 16th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

The venerable Paul Pope speaks in-depth with CBR News about his involvement in DKNY's new line of apparel, as well as Batman, PULPHOPE the future of THB and comics as mainstream art.

"Spectacular Spider-Man" Debuts at WonderCon

Mon, February 25th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Sony Pictures Television premiered at WonderCon the first episode of "The Spectacular Spider-Man," the new Kids' WB! animated series based on the classic Marvel Comics superhero, and CBR News was there.

WonderCon: Spotlight on Ben Templesmith

Mon, February 25th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Superstar artist Ben Templesmith was the subject of a spotlight panel at WonderCon last weekend, and was on the dais by writers Rob Scrab ("Scud"), Antony Johnston ("Wasteland") and Gerry Duggan ("The Last Christmas").

WonderCon: Spotlight on Straczynski

Sun, February 24th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Prolific writer J. Michael Straczynski revealed more of his upcoming plans Saturday at WonderCon, including two new series for Image, DC work, upcoming film work, a new production company and more.