Hold your horses, fans of BBC One's Merlin; this is an entirely different Merlin-related project. Game of Thrones writer Dave Hill and Hanna screenwriter David Farr are teaming up to script a Merlin project for Warner Bros.
Every year, it's easy to come up with a long list of the year's worst science fiction and fantasy movies. Reels and reels of garbage arrive in cinemas with shocking regularity. But it's a good year when you can think of half a dozen great genre films off the top of your head. By that standard, 2011 was a good year.
Saoirse Ronan's Hanna blew us away with its amazing visuals and kinetic action sequences. And now you can see one of the sources of the film's amazing visual style: concept art posters by comics artist Jock.
If you've gotten used to action movies featuring an efflorescence of computer-generated images, and endlessly wobbly cameras, then Hanna will be a revelation.
Some teenage girls face bigger questions than whether to sit in the front or back seat — like whether to end you with their incredible superpowers.
In person, Saoirse Ronan is slight and delicate-looking, even more than on screen. When we interviewed her about her new film, Hanna (opening tomorrow), we were wondering how she becomes one of the world's deadliest superhumans.
Tomorrow is the first day of WonderCon in San Francisco, and there's plenty to be excited about. Cowboys & Aliens, a first look at the ThunderCats series, and the new Superman! Here's what you should wait in line for.
Teen-assassin movie Hanna from Atonement's Joe Wright has the goods: a Chemical Brothers score, gorgeous locations (perfect for Wright's long shot), immense talent, fairy-tale undertones, and action. And we've got a collection of clips that showcases each of these assets.
We've got five of the best tracks from The Chemical Brothers' score for Hanna, and a handful of violent stills. Hit play and get sucked into the mind of a child assassin for a few minutes of of your day.
Move over Daft Punk — the Chemical Brothers' score for the "child assassin" movie Hanna is the new electronica hotness. Watch the latest clip about the bio-engineered young killer, and snag a listen to the soundtrack.
Joe Wright won our hearts with his past films Pride and Prejudice and Atonement. But his next film unleashes his violent side, via neck-snapping bioengineered teen assassin Hanna, played by Saoirse Ronan. Watch as she goes on a slaughtering spree in this new international trailer.
The best Spider-Man reboot photos yet show our hero webslinging through the streets. An even bigger star than Viggo Mortensen and Javier Bardem might take on the lead in The Dark Tower. The new Magneto joins Ridley Scott's Prometheus. Spoiler-ha!
The latest film from Joe Wright (Pride & Prejudice) ditches the English landscape for hand-to-teen combat, snapped necks and mysterious-assassin origin stories. Watch Saoirse Ronan murder a crop of thugs with her bare hands, in the first trailer for Hanna.