Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner Join Disney's 'The Lion King'
Get ready to see Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen sing "Hakuna Matata" because they have just been cast as Timon and Pumbaa in Disney's new live-action The Lion King.
Lucasfilm is Planning Future 'Star Wars' Spinoffs
Lucasfilm is getting serious about more Star Wars spinoffs. They are planning on having many meetings throughout the year to discuss possible spinoffs. Rogue One was a huge gamble and it paid off significantly. Rogue One had critical success and made over $1 billion at the box office. Next year's Han Solo film will be a even bigger test for the studio.
'Avatar' Sequels Release Dates Are Set
Well, finally James Cameron and Fox have set the release dates for the four Avatar sequels. — Avatar 2 will kick it off December 18, 2020. Avatar 3 will open December 17, 2021. Followed by a strange and unnecessary three year break. Avatar 4 is set for December 20, 2024. The (for now) finale to the series Avatar 5 will then open December 19, 2025.
Disney Originally Eyed Kevin Hart for the Role of the Genie in live-action 'Aladdin'
It was only a couple of days ago when it was first reported that Disney was once again talking to Will Smith about a potential movie role. They were discussing the possibility of Smith playing the role of the Genie in Guy Ritchie's live-action Aladdin.
Carrie Fisher Will Not Be in Star Wars: Episode IX
Ever since Carrie Fisher passed away in late 2016, Star Wars fans are wondering what the outcome will be for General Leia Organa. Carrie Fisher was scheduled to appear in Episode IX.
Billy Dee Williams Confirms "He's Not in The Last Jedi"
Whenever a new Star Wars movie comes out there is always rumors circling around about that film. Some of the rumors are realistic and some of them are plain outlandish. This one is more on the outlandish side, and it seems it has been debunked right by the source.
'Star Wars Rebels' Showrunner Confirms Captain Rex in 'Return of the Jedi'
Star Wars Rebels showrunner Dave Filoni confirmed that Captain Rex was around during 1983's The Return of the Jedi. — Filoni confirmed this popular fan theory during his panel at Star Wars Celebration in Orlando. He mentions Captain Rex being in a camouflage outfit. This leads us to believe he was apart of Han Solo's raiding party on Endor. Filoni could always be just toying with us but that seems unlikely.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer Arrives!
Well the wait is finally over. We get to see what has been happening in a galaxy far far away. — The teaser is brief but gives us some great moments. Rey is now learning the force from Master Luke Skywalker. The teaser shows glimpses of Rey, Luke, Poe, Finn, and General Leia Organa. There is a moment where we see Kylo Ren but he is unmasked.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Teaser
Josh Brolin Will Play Cable in 'Deadpool 2'
Well this came out of nowhere. Not even the movie insiders predicted this one. Josh Brolin who plays Thanos, the big villain, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is joining the cast of Deadpool 2 as Cable.
'Wreck-It Ralph 2' Receives Long Title
Last night at CinemaCon, Disney revealed the new title to the Wreck-It Ralph sequel. The new official title is Ralph Breaks The Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2. I honestly can't believe that this is the official title.
'Beauty and the Beast' Continues Disney's New Success Formula
For many of you that read my Cultjer articles, I'm often found discussing Disney's new formula. The formula of remaking classic animated films into live-action stories. Disney does it once again with Beauty and the Beast.
'Power Rangers' Is A Wonderful Retelling of the Original Series
*Spoilers Ahead.* — To start off I'm a fan of the original Power Rangers series. I have enjoyed many of its various seasons. Especially during my childhood. I went into this movie thinking that I was going to hate it (the photos and trailers did nothing for me.) I thought for sure I was going to write a negative review here on Cultjer.