Disney-Fox Deal Escalates, Looking at Mid-2019 Completion
In December, Disney and Twenty-First Century Fox sent shock waves through the entertainment world. — According to 21st Century Fox President Peter Rice, he stated the acquisition of his company should be done by Spring/Summer 2019. The massive $52.4 billion deal will take some time to be reviewed. Since this historical announcement more news has surfaced about another Fox suitor.
'Super Troopers 2' Review
If you’re a fan of the 2001 cult stoner comedy “Super Troopers”, about a group of fun-loving Vermont highway patrol officers who constantly play pranks on each other and the public (often while on the job), then you won’t be disappointed with this long-awaited sequel, which brings back the entire cast and delivers plenty of laughs.
'Genius: Picasso' Review
Season One of the National Geographic Channel’s first-ever scripted series, “Genius”, focused on the life of Albert Einstein, with Oscar winner Geoffrey Rush playing the scientific mastermind in his later years and newcomer Johnny Flynn giving a breakthrough performance as Einstein in his younger days.
'The Equalizer 2' Official Trailer
You can't help but feel a perverse sense of satisfaction when Denzel proclaims “I’m gonna kill each and every one of them and the only disappointment is, that I only get to do it once."
'The Equalizer 2' International Trailer
'Stranger Things' Season 3 adds Cary Elwes
Cary Elwes will be joining the cast of Stranger Things season three! — As if the town of Hawkins couldn't get anymore fucked up. The Duffer Bros. reached deep in their bag of tricks to reveal the small town nestled somewhere in Indiana has an actual Mayor. And from all accounts, this guy sounds like a real piece of shit!
We are introduced to Scott Cooper’s ‘Hostiles’ with a solemn quote from D.H. Lawrence, assuring me that I was about to immerse myself in one of my favourite things in cinema – the Western that attempts to cut to the core of man’s tortured existence. What follows D.H. Lawrence’s affirmation of man’s marriage to violence is a prologue that lays the groundwork for this story.
Ed Skrein joins the cast of 'Maleficent 2'
Disney has cast their villain for the sequel to Maleficent! — Former Game of Throner (Daario Naharis #1) and Deadpool baddie Ed Skrein will join Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning in the follow up to 2014's live-action fantasy Maleficent.
Cathy Yan will direct Margot Robbie's "Harley Quinn Spinoff"
The previously billed Margot Robbie-led "Harley Quinn" standalone is now looking like a spinoff featuring an ensemble of superheroes, including Batgirl's Barbara Gordon.
Jason Clarke set to star in Paramount's 'Pet Sematary' remake
Paramount's Pet Sematary is where terrible adaptations are buried, only to be resurrected as monstrous, demonic shadows of their former selves...in story of course.
'Deadwood', 'Coming 2 America', and Jordan Peele's next feature are expected to shoot Fall
Jordan Peele’s follow up to Get Out, Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming 2 America’ sequel, and the long gestating ‘Deadwood’ movie are among a handful of films approved to receive California's tax credit, which means not only are these projects happening, but they're likely to start production no later than Fall 2018!
Dwayne Johnson and director Brad Peyton have previously collaborated on the fun family adventure sequel “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island” and 2015’s surprisingly sophisticated, excellent action/thriller “San Andreas”. But film No. 3 for this duo isn’t nearly as successful…more proof that the Johnson charm-o-meter is continuing to trend in the wrong direction.
Bill Hader and James McAvoy in talks for 'IT: Chapter Two'; Jessica Chastain confirms casting
Looks like the adult Losers Club is about to get two new members! As many will have their opinions about this -please share if you do- let me just say I couldn’t be more thrilled to see Hader and McAvoy in Derry.
Disney's 'Mulan' adds Jet Li, Donnie Yen, and Gong Li
Casting for Disney’s live-action Mulan is shaping up to be a true all-star cast of Asian actors! — The Hollywood Reporter has learned that legendary actors - Jet Li, Gong Li, and Donnie Yen - have all been cast to play key roles in Disney's live-action adaptation of 1988’s animated Mulan.
Having fun is a crime in the second trailer of 'Ocean's 8'
Based on new footage from Warner Bros. all female-led "Ocean's" spin-off, audiences can go in expecting a pleasure-filled romp featuring characters so on #brand we have no choice but to believe they’re capable of stealing a single piece of jewelry worth $150 million dollars!
'Ocean's 8' Second Trailer
Charlize Theron Confirms 'Atomic Blonde 2' Is Happening
Looks like Theron’s kickass unapologetic Cold War spy Lorraine Broughton is returning for another round of action! — Speaking at the San Francisco International Film Festival with IndieWire’s Anne Thompson, Theron touched on all things Tully, Mindhunter, MeToo, Fury Road, working with Patty Jenkins, and confirmed that a sequel to 2017’s Atomic Blonde is happening!
Michael Mann's next project spotlights one of the most dangerous transnational criminals of the 21st century
Looks like Michael Mann is closing in on his next project; and as you would have guessed, we’re talking the kind of project that deals with the criminal exploits and underworlds that catapulted Heat, Collateral, and Miami Vice into Mann’s pantheon of cinematic masterpieces.
'Avengers: Infinity War' Is On Pace To Break Pre-Sale Records
We are still two weeks away from Avengers: Infinity War and the film is bound to break some records. — Currently the superhero blockbuster is selling more than double the amount of tickets on Fandango that Black Panther sold at the same point in the sales cycle. Avengers: Infinity War is outpacing the last seven Marvel movies combined. Avengers: Infinity War opens on April 27.
Oscar-nominated director and screenwriter Tony Gilroy is no stranger to crafting stories surrounding espionage, spies, agencies, double-crossing and deal-making with money and lives on the line. His resume includes the first four “Bourne” films, “Michael Clayton”, “State of Play” and “Duplicity”.
Longest Battle Shoot In 'Game of Thrones' History Just Wrapped
In the world of Game of Thrones fandom, NOTHING goes unnoticed on the inter-webs. — Including recent news about a season 8 battle that is likely to outdo - in magnitude - the 'big ones,' including Hardhome, Blackwater, Battle of the Bastards, and The Spoils of War!
Warner Bros. hires 'Bumblebee' scribe, Christina Hodson to write 'BATGIRL'
With Joss Whedon officially out of ‘Batgirl’, Warner Bros. made their first move by hiring Christina Hodson to pen the script featuring DC's iconic heroine