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Film legend David Cronenberg to (literally) play god in new sci-fi short Tomorrow's Shadows
May 4, 2016

David Cronenberg has made some of the most iconic, and terrifying, films in modern history. So now, the filmmaking god is gearing up to play the real thing.

Cronenberg's classic, Rabid, gets a new movie (and series!) from the Soska Sisters
Feb 26, 2016

The 21st century just doesn't have enough armpit-related zombie creation stories.

Watch Foxed!, that dark fantasy stop-motion short being adapted by David Cronenberg
Sep 11, 2015

Here's a creepy animated short being expanded into a feature film by Cronenberg.

WTF: David Cronenberg turned down a Star Wars sequel?
Jul 4, 2015

With the rumor mill going nuts over who will or won't direct Star Wars VII, how about a blast from George Lucas' past—did you know David Cronenberg was offered one of the original Star Wars films?

News Briefs: Cronenberg's Cosmopolis, Henson Co. Emmy
Jul 2, 2015

David Cronenberg will film Don DeLillo's novel Cosmopolis, and the Jim Henson Co. will be given a special Emmy.

Cronenberg's The Fly returns with a sequel comic-book series next year
Dec 18, 2014

One of the greatest sci-fi horror films of all time is getting a new sequel treatment from IDW Publishing.

How they made that famous (and meme-tastic) exploding head scene from Scanners
Jul 14, 2014

This Scanners clip is one of the most iconic scenes of 1980s sci-fi, and here’s how they made it ... in all its explode-y, disgustingly gory glory.

Little-known sci-fi fact: Minority Report started as a Total Recall sequel
Oct 9, 2013

The 2002 Tom Cruise flick Minority Report was a mostly-awesome little slice of sci-fi, but did you know we almost got it a decade earlier — as a sequel to Total Recall?

David Cronenberg on why his Fly remake was swatted
Jan 14, 2013

Whatever became of David Cronenberg's The Fly - not his 1986 film, but the new reboot/sequel that was on the horizon? The director's opened up about what really happened to the sci-fi project.

Disturbing (and possibly NSFW) trailer for Cronenberg's Cosmopolis
Dec 17, 2012

Robert Pattinson's last outing as sparkly vamp Edward Cullen hasn't hit theaters yet, but he's already trying to get the Twilight out of his system with more intense projects like David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis. And by the looks of this awesome new trailer, it seems to be working.

David Cronenberg's not impressed with 'boring' superhero movies
Dec 17, 2012

When it comes to the superhero genre, David Cronenberg's not interested. The director of such films as The Fly, Scanners and The Dead Zone considers it "adolescent in its core." Christopher Nolan's Batman films don't even make the cut.

Concept art reveals the Cronenberg Total Recall that almost was
Dec 17, 2012

Before Paul Verhoeven got his hands on the project, The Fly director David Cronenberg was trying to bring a very different version of Total Recall to the big screen. How different? Well, check out these 22 pieces of Cronenberg era concept art and find out.

Lost vet, David Cronenberg join Syfy's time travel series Rewind
Dec 17, 2012

The new Syfy time travel action series Rewind is ramping up production on its pilot, and the buzzy project has now added two splashy sci-fi vets to the cast.

Robert Pattinson recreates Scanners and more in 7 unsettling pics
Dec 17, 2012

Even with the final Twilight film still on its way, Robert Pattinson is already hard at work to shed his sparkly image. He's landed a dark, violent role in David Cronenberg's upcoming film Cosmopolis, and now he's upping the ante with a photo shoot tribute to some of Cronenberg's sci-fi classics.