Cinema News

Oculus No Longer Making In-House VR Films

Oculus is no longer focusing on internal content production to the same degree. Facebook has decided to shut down the company's Story Studio, meaning Oculus is exiting the virtual reality film production business. It'll focus on supporting external production endeavors.

Minecraft Movie Given 2019 Release Date

A feature film adaptation of Minecraft will premiere on May 25, 2019. The Warner Bros. film has been in the works for years and development hasn't gone smoothly. Director Shawn Levy (Real Steel, Night at the Museum) was in charge of the project, but he ditched it in 2014.

Samsung Will Open VR Film Studio In NYC

Samsung is going to boost the creation of virtual reality content by opening a VR film studio in New York City. The studio was announced at Sundance and it is going to be based in one of the company's existing offices. Samsung is working with the Sundance Institute.

Warcraft Movie Has Name, Trailer Coming Soon

Legendary Pictures has announced its Warcraft movie is going to get its first trailer on November 6. So far, footage from the movie has only been shown behind closed doors. Along with announcing when the first trailer will come out, Legendary Pictures released a new poster.