Tom Hardy And Chris Pine Top The Rumored ‘Call Of Duty’ Movie Director’s Wishlist

Fox Last week we learned Sicario 2: Soldado director Stefano Sollima had entered negotiations to direct the long-gestating Call of Duty film adaptation, which already has a script at the ready. Activision established a movie studio (Activision Blizzard Studios) in 2015, then announced in 2017 that they wanted to expand the Call of Duty games into an extended cinematic universe to rival Marvel’s. Metro caught up with Stefano Sollima in Milan … [Read more...]

Check Out All Of The Records ‘Black Panther’ Has Already Broken And A New Clip

Marvel Black Panther (our review here) opens at midnight tonight, and some of us have been waiting a long time for this. Excitement is high, as evidenced by all the records the movie has already broken and the ones it’s poised to break. We’d already heard it’s likely to beat Deadpool‘s February record and gross an estimated $165 million over Presidents Day weekend. Black Panther also has the highest Rotten Tomatoes rating … [Read more...]

At Least One ‘New Mutants’ Star Is Happy The X-Men Spin Off Has Been Delayed

Fox Fox almost released three X-Men movies this year: Deadpool 2, Dark Phoenix, and The New Mutants. After the Disney buyout, however, The New Mutants was shifted to February 22nd of next year and will reportedly ramp up those horror elements seen in the trailer. (According to director Josh Boone, it’s “probably the hardest PG-13 ever made.“) At least one of the movie’s mutants is happy about the delay. Game of Thrones … [Read more...]

The ‘Incredibles 2’ Trailer Brings Back Heroes And Bashes Common Core

The Incredibles 2 is Pixar’s followup to 2004’s The Incredibles, and they’ve been revealing a little at a time with short teasers and Olympics-themed clips. Now the full trailer has arrived, giving us a first look at Bob Odenkirk’s character Winston Deavor, who tasks Elastigirl with bringing Supers back into the public consciousness while her husband Bob tries to succeed as a stay-at-home dad, even though the baby’s … [Read more...]

Here’s Why Tom Hardy, Prince William, And Prince Harry Were Cut From ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

Getty Image Potential spoilers ahead. Star Wars: The Last Jedi was filled with celebrity cameos, including (among many others) a scene with Finn (John Boyega), Rose Tico (Kelly Marie Tran), and DJ (Benicio del Toro) going undercover on Snoke’s ship and sharing an elevator with Stormtroopers played by Tom Hardy, Prince William, and Prince Harry. Hardy even shared a photo of himself in costume, with the other actors’ faces covered:Now … [Read more...]

The X-Men Solo Movie For Kitty Pryde Moves Forward Like A Juggernaut

Fox Last month Collider broke the news that Deadpool director Tim Miller was developing a Kitty Pryde standalone movie (possibly to direct), but it would ultimately be up to Disney (new owners of the X-Men) to decide whether the phase-shifting mutant would really get her solo outing. Now we know Disney is set on moving forward, and Miller is lined up to direct. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Fox has hired Brian Michael Bendis to write the … [Read more...]

Two More Surprise Actors In ‘Deadpool 2’ May Have Been Identified

Fox The new trailer for Deadpool 2 prompted a lot of questions about the three characters seen standing with Deadpool and Domino in the scene pictured above. We already know, thanks to Colossus actor Stefan Kapičić, that the actor on the far right is Terry Crews, and the character seen between Crews and Deadpool is Shatterstar, a mutant who channels sonic frequencies through his blades. Now some social media activity by actors may have revealed … [Read more...]

A ‘Venom’ Rumor Ventures To Explain How Carnage Shows Up And Who Plays Him

Sony We know Venom will see Tom Hardy’s Eddie Brock / Venom playing a journalist who will, at some point, likely be interviewing someone from the Life Foundation (who want to create their own symbiotes). We even saw Riz Ahmed as Life Foundation boss Dr. Carlton Drake for a brief moment in the first Venom trailer. Ahmed had been previously rumored to be playing Carnage, so it looked like Carnage wasn’t in the movie after all, even … [Read more...]

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’: Here’s Who Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton, And Paul Bettany Are Playing

Via Disney Now that Solo: A Star Wars Story has finally released its first trailer, details are emerging about some of the supporting characters like Emilia Clarke’s Qi’ra and Lando’s droid co-pilot. Those details came from Entertainment Weekly‘s current issue, which also explains who Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton, and Paul Bettany are playing. Despite Woody Harrelson seemingly pulling an interviewer’s leg by saying … [Read more...]

The ‘Venom’ Trailer Didn’t Show Venom, And Twitter Users Are Big Mad And Making Jokes

Sony “We all have our own problems. Our own issues,” as Tom Hardy said in the role of Eddie Brock in the first trailer for Venom. And right now, the issues some people are having is that they are very Mad Online about that trailer not showing Hardy as Venom. To be fair, there were more hints about the symbiote than some people might have realized. And who doesn’t want to see lots of Tom Hardy, sans CGI? There’s also the … [Read more...]

Lando’s Co-Pilot In ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Is Awesome In A Way We Haven’t Seen Before

Via Disney The first trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story introduced us to Donald Glover’s suave Lando Calrissian and his equally intriguing droid co-pilot. Shortly afterward, we learned this droid is a bit of a callback to the Lando trilogy novels from the ’80s, in that she has to help Lando fly the Millennium Falcon since he’s more of a gambler than a pilot. We also suspected she’s voiced/motion-captured by … [Read more...]

Joaquin Phoenix Is Reportedly In Talks To Play The Joker In That Standalone Movie

Getty Image Sorry, Jared Leto, there’s a new edgelord in town, and he likes pulling stunts behind the scenes, too. Joaquin Phoenix (AKA Joaquin Texas Ranger) has reportedly been offered a villain role in a DC movie… again. This time he’s in talks to play The Joker in Todd Phillips’ untitled Joker origin movie. He was rumored to have been offered the Lex Luthor role in Batman V Superman, and he even expressed some interest … [Read more...]

The First Trailer For ‘Venom’ With Tom Hardy Is Here To Make You Forget ‘Spider-Man 3’ Forever

The #Venom trailer is here!pic.twitter.com/wE8lIvvcDD — UPROXX (@UPROXX) February 8, 2018“We all have our own problems. Our own issues. Our own demons.” That’s Tom Hardy talking (in a somewhat dissettling American accent we’re not used to hearing from Hardy) in the first trailer for Spider-Man spin-off Venom. Hardy’s brooding journalist take on Eddie Brock / Venom is sure to make you say “Topher Grace … [Read more...]