Alan Smithee

Irvin Kershner is Dead

Irvin Kershner is Dead

I hate being the guy who has nothing but bad news, but dammit, the geek world has lost another shining light this past weekend. The director of multiple IPs that are near and dear to many geeks has passed on. That’s right, not only have we lost Nielsen, but now we have to suffer in […]

 Alan Smithee

Akira Live Action Film Gets Direction

Akira Live Action Film Gets Direction

I’m not entirely sure why Akira needs a live action movie made by Hollywood, the manga and 1982 animated film were quite enough to satisfy me. But at least they’re attaching some cool names to this project.