Summer Preview: 10 to Watch in 2010
Superheroes, remakes, sequels, animation to live action, a mind-bender and a little Twilight make up this summer's sneak peek. Check out our these 10 films, including the trailers on AWNtv!
The battle between cats and dogs is put on hold as they join forces to stop the ruthless feline rogue spy, Kitty Galore (Bette Midler), who hatches a diabolical plan to rule the world. Chris O' Donnell, Jack McBrayer, Alec Baldwin, Michael Clarke Duncan and -- surprise -- Roger Moore. Tippett Studio and Sony Pictures Imageworks did the majority of the work, with Joe Bauer handling overall vfx supervision. Tippett (under Blair Clark's vfx supervision) created nearly all of the cat shots and a few other animals as well, including Kitty Galore, the villainess sphinx; Scrumptious, her met mouse; and Seamus, the pigeon.
9. Jonah Hex (Warner Bros., June 18)
Horror /Western based on the DC comic about a scarred bounty hunter (Josh Brolin) trying to stop a disgruntled post-Civil War terrorist (John Malkovich). Jimmy Hayward, who co-directed Horton Hears a Who!, helms his first live-action feature. Megan Fox co-stars as a gun-toting prostitute and, naturally, Hex's love interest.VFX by Hydraulx, Pixel Magic, Rodeo FX and Soho VFX.