JAMES CAMERON

  • James Cameron hints at rebooting 'Terminator' franchise 2 days ago

    Los Angeles: James Cameron did not get involved in the new installment of "Terminator", but he may revisit the franchise for a reboot. The 60-year-old director, who helmed the first two movies, revealed his interest to "re-invent" the cyborg saga in the future, reported Ace Showbiz. "I haven't really thought...
  • West Indies, Pakistan awarded seats on ICC's executive June 28, 2014

    Melbourne: West Indies cricket president James Cameron and Pakistan board chairman Najam Sethi have been awarded seats on the International Cricket Council's new executive committee, but South Africa has been snubbed from the game's new world order. The fivemember executive committee is one of a raft of sweeping reforms that have...
  • 'Avatar' sequels to go into production simultaneously April 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Avatar' director James Cameron has revealed that the sequels to the 2009 film will be made simultaneously. The 59-year-old filmmaker said that the second, third and fourth films will go into production together, reported Deadline. "The second, third and fourth films all go into production simultaneously....
  • Plagiarism suit against James Cameron for 'Avatar' quashed January 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscarwinning director James Cameron has emerged clean in a plagiarism suit filed for his epic sciencefiction 'Avatar'. The suit, quashed by US district court Judge Roger Titus, was filed at the Los Angeles Superior Court by scifi writer Byrant Moore in December 2011 and wherein the writer claimed...
  • Three 'Avatar' sequels to be made in New Zealand: government December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: U.S. film companies 20th Century Fox and Lightstorm Entertainment will make the next three movies in the science fiction 'Avatar' series in New Zealand, spending NZ$500 million ($413 million) on live action and visual effects. The agreement comes after the New Zealand government hiked film industry tax rebates to...
  • 'Gravity' is the best space film ever made: James Cameron October 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker James Cameron has called Alfonso Cuaron's 'Gravity' the best space film ever made. The 'Avatar' director praised Cuaron's vision for the new thriller, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney as a pair of astronauts who become separated from their craft during a routine mission, reported Variety. "I...
  • James Cameron to make three 'Avatar' sequels August 2, 2013

    Los Angeles: James Cameron is planning to keep the world of Pandora alive for some more time by bringing not two but three sequels to his mega blockbuster 'Avatar'. Cameron has hired screenwriters Josh Friedman of 'War of the Worlds' and Shane Salerno of 'Salinger' fame to collaborate with him on...
  • 'Avatar' sequel to feature underwater shots April 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Avatar' director James Cameron is likely to present something more visually stunning for the movie's sequel. He plans to include underwater scenes in the new film. The set will be partly in planet Pandora's deep oceans just to make the fim even more visually arresting, according to producer Jon...
  • 'Avatar' was my idea: James Cameron December 13, 2012

    London: Filmmaker James Cameron has fired back at legal action from an artist who accused him of stealing the plot for his film 'Avatar', by signing a 45page sworn declaration detailing its creation. Gerald Morawski filed a lawsuit against Cameron and his company Lightstorm Entertainment at US District Court, Central...
  • James Cameron to start filming 'Avatar 2' in 2013 December 1, 2012

    London: Oscarwinning director James Cameron is currently working on the script for 'Avatar 2' and will begin filming the scifi followup by the end of 2013. Cameron said that he is working on the scripts for the second movie in the franchise, as well as the third, reported Contactmusic. "I want...
  • 'Hobbit' may help the 'Avatar' sequel: James Cameron November 29, 2012

    Wellington: Oscarwinning director James Cameron on Wednesday predicted Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' would do for highdefinition filmmaking what his own hit 'Avatar' did for 3D movies. Jackson has filmed 'The Hobbit' at a groundbreaking 48 frames a second rather than the standard 24, a move that drew mixed critical reactions when...
  • Life Of Pi: James Cameron praises Ang Lee's 3D film November 17, 2012

    Los Angeles: Director Ang Lee's much anticipated film 'Life Of Pi' is already generating an Oscar buzz and now veteran Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron has praised the 3D film. "'Life of Pi' breaks the paradigm that 3D has to be some big, action fantasy spectacle, superhero movie. The movie is visually...
  • James Cameron to direct 'The Informationist' October 24, 2012

    Los Angeles: James Cameron will direct 'The Informationist', an adaptation of Taylor Stevens thriller, after completing 'Avatar' sequels. The filmmaker has taken a shine to the story, whose main character has been compared to Stieg Larsson's Lisbeth Salander, the Hollywood Reporter said. Cameron and his Lightstorm Entertainment banner have picked up...
  • DiCaprio hated 'Titanic' water scenes: Director September 20, 2012

    London: 'Titanic' director James Cameron says actor Leonardo DiCaprio moaned constantly about getting wet while filming the 1997 film alongside Kate Winslet. Cameron, who tolerated the 37yearold actor's whining on the set, said he flew into a rage when DiCaprio admitted he was actually a qualified diver on the final...
  • Titanic: Why didn't Jack get on the plank with Rose? September 15, 2012

    London: Filmmaker James Cameron has finally answered the question which has puzzled many 'Titanic' fans Why didn't Jack climb onto the raft with Rose in the final minutes of the 1997 movie, when there was clearly plenty of room? The director says Jack, played by Leonardo DiCaprio in the film,...
  • Watch: Kate Winslet's 'Titanic' screen test September 13, 2012

    Los Angeles: The original screen test which Oscarwinning actress Kate Winslet gave for James Cameron's 'Titanic' has been unveiled as part of the film's release this week on BluRay. Paramount has unveiled the then 19yearold Winslet's eightminute screen test, where she was seen opposite actor Jeremy Sisto in the role of...
  • 'Titanic' director's firm files for bankruptcy September 12, 2012

    Port St. Lucie: Less than a year after going public, the digital production company founded by director James Cameron has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and agreed to sell the core of its business to a private investment firm for $15 million. Digital Domain Media Group Inc., best known for...
  • James Cameron releases 3D clips of his ocean dive September 10, 2012

    Los Angeles: Director James Cameron gave fans a glimpse inside his recordbreaking solo dive to the ocean's deepest point by presenting his first 3D clips of the journey. The Avatar helmer plunged seven miles (11 kilometers) underwater to reach the Mariana Trench of the Pacific Ocean, southwest of Guam, breaking his...
  • James Cameron planning 'Avatar' prequel September 10, 2012

    Los Angeles: Director James Cameron has plans to make the fourth 'Avatar' movie a prequel. The 'Titanic' director said he has "an idea for a fourth" movie in the franchise and that the forthcoming motion picture will tell the story of the early expeditions on the moon Pandora, reported Aceshowbiz. "I...
  • James Cameron's 'Avatar 2' pushed back to 2015 July 30, 2012

    London: The release of scifi film 'Avatar 2' has been pushed back to 2015 and is set to be filmed in Peter Jackson's production studio in New Zealand. Director James Cameron is set to release the follow up to the 2009 fantasy film one year later than Fox executives had originally...
  • 3D market is about to explode: 'Avatar' director June 1, 2012

    London: Home viewing of movies in three dimensions will be slow to catch on until technology improvements deliver highquality viewing without special 3D glasses, according to James Cameron, director of films including 'The Terminator', 'Titanic' and 'Avatar'. Cameron, a fervent believer in 3D, said a lack of highquality content was also...
  • 'The Avengers' may become the biggest hit ever May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: 'The Avengers,' the smash hit movie about Marvel superheroes who team up to save the Earth, crushed competitors for a second weekend with a record $103.2 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales and was poised to top $1 billion worldwide. After posting the highest domestic box office debut...
  • Bollywood eyes comeback as IPL fever wanes April 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood is no longer scared of cricket. Five years after the inaugural Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament, the world's largest film industry is confident enough to release bigticket movies during the much hyped domestic cricket season, citing cricket fatigue and India's dismal performance overseas. Bollywood has traditionally avoided movie releases...
  • Google executives, James Cameron in space venture April 21, 2012

    San Francisco: Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and billionaire cofounder Larry Page have teamed up with Avatar director James Cameron and other investors to back an ambitious space exploration and natural resources venture, details of which will be unveiled next week. The fledgling company, called Planetary Resources, will be unveiled at...
  • 'Titanic 3D' sets a profit record in China April 18, 2012

    Beijing: The 3D version of the famed romance 'Titanic' is expected to set a new firstweek box office record on the Chinese mainland, as it already fetched USD 67 million in the first six days after its release. Ticket sales accounted for USD 11.3 million on the first day, while...
  • The story behind the famous 'Titanic' soundtrack April 15, 2012

    The remarkable story behind one of the world's bestknown songs that featured in James Cameron's epic 1997 film 'Titanic'. ...
  • Need to protect 'Titanic' for future: Ballard April 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Titanic, in its watery grave, is a great museum of human history and is at risk of being lost forever because of curious voyagers and treasure hunters, fears Bob Ballard, who first discovered the remains of the iconic ship in 1985. Famous for discovering the great ship, Ballard is...
  • Paoli wanted Hussain to paint her nude portrait April 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Looks like Bengali actress Paoli Dam is mighty impressed by that infamous scene in James Cameron's Titanic where Leonardo DiCaprio paints Kate Winslet in the buff. In fact, she even wishes the late maverick artist M F Husain were around to actually do the job. Apparently, the actress, who's making...
  • 'Titanic 3D' earns Rs 6.1 crore in the 1st week April 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The 3D version of James Cameron's epic love story 'Titanic' has garnered Rs 6.1 crore in the opening weekend and is said to be the highest grosser of the genre in he country. Trade experts are expecting more footfalls during the week. Released Thursday, the 3D version of the...
  • 'Avatar 2' delayed till 2015: Jon Landau April 6, 2012

    Los Angeles: Pandora is not returning to theatres until 2015 as James Cameron's highly anticipated sequel to Avatar has been delayed. Earlier, the makers had planned to bring 'Avatar 2' in December 2014 followed by 'Avatar 3' next year but producer Jon Landau has confirmed that bringing backtoback sequels would...