Creating the Digital New York City for “Avengers”

ILM showing off again.. Although roughly a third of “The Avengers” is set in New York City precious little was actually filmed there. ILM crew members photographed 7-miles of city streets from a variety of heights and at different times of day totaling 250,000 images. The crew then digitally recreated roughly 20 square blocks of Read MoreRead More

Zack Snyder on ‘Watchmen’ Legacy as ‘the Anti-Avengers Movie’

While working on his new Superman film, Zack Snyder pontificates on the legacy of Watchmen and what it means inside the superhero genre. HC: There’s another version of “Watchmen” coming out on Blu-ray. This seemingly never-ending interest in the film must be gratifying as a director. ZS: It’s weird because I was talking with some Read MoreRead More