Topps domain registrations hint at MechWarrior movie finally being made

The Topps Company made some interesting domain name purchases this week that hint toward a MechWarrior movie.  On May 7, 2012, Topps registered movie-related names for several properties like BattleTechmovie.com, MechWarriormovie.com, Shadowrunmovie.com, and more.  In total, the company picked up … [Read more...]

Sony Pictures looks to have acquired rights to Turok film according to domains

Back in March, Deadline reported Sony Pictures closed a deal to acquire Bloodshot, the Valiant Comics series. Now it looks Sony Pictures has landed another deal for a comic book character that once appeared in Valiant Comics: Turok. On May 3, 2012, Sony Pictures registered domain names hinting at … [Read more...]

Domain registrations reveal Lucasfilm is working on “Star Wars 1313” project

UPDATE 2: May 6, 2012 @ 7:42 PM Est:. Star Wars 1313 now looks less likely related to a new film.  Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. has filed a trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for “Star Wars 1313″.  The filing hints that a new video game will be … [Read more...]

Underworld 5 to be called Underworld: Battle? Sony Pictures registers domain

Though no official word is yet available on Underworld 5, it's pretty certain the next film is in the works given the success of Underworld: Awakening which has been the highest-grossing film in the series so far. While it's purely speculation, it appears the next film could be called Underworld: … [Read more...]

DreamWorks registers domains for something called Shrek’s Thrilling Tales

While DreamWorks Animation may have no plans for a fifth Shrek film, it does appear to have something in store for the fairy tale ogre, according to several new domain registrations that center around: Shrek's Thrilling Tales. On March 19, DreamWorks Animation L.L.C. registered … [Read more...]

Paramount registers domain names as talks over Katy Perry movie continue

The Hollywood Reporter reported in late January that Paramount Pictures and Katy Perry were in talks about creating a documentary-style 3D film. Although only in the early stages, Paramount Pictures must be fairly confident that a deal will be struck. On February 9, 2012, the movie studio … [Read more...]

Sony working on ‘Van Helsing and Dracula’ movie according to domains

Sony Pictures appears to be working on a new film based on Bram Stoker's Dracula novel called "Van Helsing and Dracula" or "Dracula and Van Helsing". This week, Sony Pictures registered a slew of domain names through the brand protection company MarkMonitor that revealed the movie's … [Read more...]

Prequel will be called 300: The Battle of Artemisium according to domains

It appears Warner Bros. Pictures has finally settled on a title for the prequel to 300 after kicking around several working titles like 300: Battle of Artemisia. According to newly registered domain names, the film studio will go with the rumored title 300: The Battle of Artemisium. On January … [Read more...]

Top 10 Stories of 2011: #9 Sony confirms next James Bond title will be Skyfall

Number 9 in this year's Top 10 stories is the story of the upcoming James Bond film Skyfall, which will land in theaters in November 2012. On October 3, more than a dozen domain names having to do with Skyfall were registered.  Though privately registered initially using DNStination Inc., what … [Read more...]

Following Sony Pictures, Ubisoft gets its own domain for Assassin’s Creed movie

Back in October, shortly after Variety broke the news that Sony Pictures was in the final negotiations with Ubisoft for an Assassin's Creed film, I wrote about Sony Pictures registering more than a dozen related domains like assassinscreedfilm.com and assassinscreedthefilm.com. There still is no … [Read more...]