Posted on Sun 07 September 2014

It may have started with "Batman Begins," but the superhero origin story is still a popular route to go when tackling an iconic character on the big screen. Just last year, we saw Superman get rebooted with "Man of Steel," and next year, one of the world's first superheroes is getting an origin story of his own. In "The Legend of Hercules," "Twilight" star" Kellan Lutz is taking on the role of the legendary half-god and taking him all the way back to his roots. We've scored a whole bunch of exclusive photos from "The Legend of Hercules," including several of Lutz in various kind of sheets and armor, if you're into that kind of thing. Check out the rest of our exclusive photos after the jump! http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/11/legend-of-hercules-kellan-lutz/

In slow motion. "I said, 'Wait a minute: we're going to see all of these big, shredded pieces, traveling through metal plates?' We were not prepared for that, and at the time we had a lot of other work on our hands. I think that was one of those shots that was quite demanding." When asked about the look of "Elysium," Muyzers says Blomkamp really wanted this film to evolve the gritty, in-your-face documentary of "District 9." "For [Neil], it's always important to feel like you're there. Now 'Elysium' was a little bit of a step away from that. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/17/elysium-vfx-supervisor/

'Elysium' VFX Supervisor Dishes On 'Chappie,' Game Spinoffs And Blowing Droids To Bits

Please watch the above preview on the promise that you will watch nothing better today*. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/12/you-have-to-watch-the-trailer-for-freezer/

'Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters' Blu-ray Exclusive: Behind The Creature Effects

With the Logan Lerman movie about to hit Blu-ray and DVD this week, MTV Movies Blog has an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what went into bringing the character Tyson to life. As anyone who has seen the movie knows, Tyson is a cyclops, and putting one eye on an actor is harder than you might expect. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/16/percy-jackson-sea-of-monsters-blu-ray-exclusive-behind-the-creature-effects/

Exclusive 'The Legend Of Hercules' Photos: Kellan Lutz Is A Man And A God

4. INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS The Coen brothers might be the closest thing to a sure bet to making my top ten list but in all honesty the ...

It may have started with "Batman Begins," but the superhero origin story is still a popular route to go when tackling an iconic character on the big screen. Just last year, we saw Superman get rebooted with "Man of Steel," and next year, one of the world's first superheroes is getting an origin story of his own. In "The Legend of Hercules," "Twilight" star" Kellan Lutz is taking on the role of the legendary half-god and taking him all the way back to his roots. We've scored a whole bunch of exclusive photos from "The Legend of Hercules," including several of Lutz in various kind of sheets and armor, if you're into that kind of thing. Check out the rest of our exclusive photos after the jump! http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/11/legend-of-hercules-kellan-lutz/

In slow motion. "I said, 'Wait a minute: we're going to see all of these big, shredded pieces, traveling through metal plates?' We were not prepared for that, and at the time we had a lot of other work on our hands. I think that was one of those shots that was quite demanding." When asked about the look of "Elysium," Muyzers says Blomkamp really wanted this film to evolve the gritty, in-your-face documentary of "District 9." "For [Neil], it's always important to feel like you're there. Now 'Elysium' was a little bit of a step away from that. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/17/elysium-vfx-supervisor/

'Elysium' VFX Supervisor Dishes On 'Chappie,' Game Spinoffs And Blowing Droids To Bits

Please watch the above preview on the promise that you will watch nothing better today*. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/12/you-have-to-watch-the-trailer-for-freezer/

'Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters' Blu-ray Exclusive: Behind The Creature Effects

With the Logan Lerman movie about to hit Blu-ray and DVD this week, MTV Movies Blog has an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what went into bringing the character Tyson to life. As anyone who has seen the movie knows, Tyson is a cyclops, and putting one eye on an actor is harder than you might expect. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/16/percy-jackson-sea-of-monsters-blu-ray-exclusive-behind-the-creature-effects/

Exclusive 'The Legend Of Hercules' Photos: Kellan Lutz Is A Man And A God

4. INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS The Coen brothers might be the closest thing to a sure bet to making my top ten list but in all honesty the first time I saw their latest I was underwhelmed. Cut to a second viewing and repeated obsessive listening to a beautiful soundtrack, and I'm in love with it all. It just gets richer and richer. 3. HER It's been a year filled with love stories of every conceivable stripe (a few are on this list) but leave it to Spike Jonze's wholly unconventional one to resonate the most profoundly. http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2013/12/17/the-best-movies-of-2013/

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