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Introducing SPL!NGSHOT... our new newsletter thingy!

Right... so apparently it's not enough to be on Facebook, Twitter - you've got to have a newsletter too! So we've launched SPL!NGSHOT (Beta), a monthly communication that will ultimately make it easier for you to keep in-the-loop without having to check SPL!NG on a day-to-day basis.

The newsletter will be simple, to the point and full of the month's highlights. We hope to feature film news, movie reviews, cool new trailers and new SPL!NG features like Top Ten Movies. To spice things up, we're also going to giveaway cool movie gear to subscribers... which means it'll pay to stay in-the-proverbial-loop with SPL!NGSHOT. For now, we're going to start with a once-a-month check-in.

You can sign up for SPL!NGSHOT on the left navigation bar or just send your email address directly so that we can make sure you're getting the latest and greatest SPL!NG has to offer on the world of movies! :-)


Creatives, Pitch Your Cool Movie Idea to Sharlto Copley...

Sharlto Copley, the South African actor best known for his portrayal of Wicus van der Merwe, the lead in District 9 and as Howling Mad Murdock in the The A-Team, is also a producer. The international cult legend has spawned a horde of followers after his two iconic performances, but now he wants to know what other roles you can imagine him in.

In a message (below) on his website, Copley has opened the doors for submissions from you... (yes, you) - to submit your "original ideas; ideas in the form of a film/tv concept, scripts, animations, artworks, books, comic books and short films with interesting characters I could portray". The actor and producer is using his website, SharltoCopley.com to field submissions and is using this as an opportunity to give would-be creative talents an opportunity to break into the film industry.

Skyfall - New 23rd James Bond Production Underway

Producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today presented the cast of the 23rd James Bond adventure, entitled Skyfall. The film, from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment, is directed by Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes and stars Daniel Craig, who returns for his third film as James Bond 007. The screenplay is written by Neal Purvis, Robert Wade and John Logan. Skyfall, which goes into production on Monday, November 7th, will begin its worldwide roll-out in the UK and Ireland on October 26th 2012 and in North America on November 9th 2012.

Members of the cast of Skyfall, including: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Dame Judi Dench, Naomie Harris and Bérénice Marlohe. The filmmakers also announced Ralph Fiennes, Albert Finney and Ben Whishaw.

In Skyfall, Bond’s loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

“We’re so delighted to have Sam Mendes direct Skyfall and be working once again with Daniel Craig. We've a great script, an extraordinary cast and an incredibly talented creative team for this latest James Bond adventure,” said Wilson and Broccoli.

Watch Ridley Scott's YouTube documentary 'Life in a Day'


 Watch 'Life in a Day' Now

"Director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland) and producer Ridley Scott (Alien, Gladiator) team up to offer this candid snapshot of a single day on planet Earth. Compiled from over 80,000 YouTube submissions by contributors in 192 countries, Life in a Day presents a microcosmic view of our daily experiences as a global society. From the mundane to the profound, everything has its place as we spend 90 minutes gaining greater insight into the lives of people who may be more like us than we ever suspected, despite the fact that we're separated by incredible distances." (YouTube, 2011)


Leon Schuster's 'Mad Buddies' Production Gets Underway


Principal photography on the latest cinematic outing for legendary South African filmmaker Leon Schuster is underway.

The film, entitled Mad Buddies (review), is the latest from Schuster, who's been responsible for some of South Africa's most notable local box-office successes, including Mama Jack, Mr Bones and most recently, 2010's World Cup-inspired hit Schuks Tshabalala's Guide to S.A.

"We are thrilled to be able to bring another fun-filled Schuster adventure to South African audiences", says Helena Spring, Producer of the film, who worked with Schuster on Mr Bones, Mr Bones 2 and Mama Jack. ŒMad Buddies is a fast paced comedic romp, jam-packed with stunts and laughs that will have audiences rolling in the aisles."

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