‘Red Sparrow’ Clip: Jennifer Lawrence Holds Something Back

Depending on which critic you ask, Red Sparrow is either a surprisingly good adult drama or a slog to sit through. Either way, there’s some buzz behind the Jennifer Lawrence spy-thriller. A new Red Sparrow clip offers a dramatic-yet-subdued look at the film.This brand new Red Sparrow clip isn’t action packed. Nor is the type of scene you might expect to see in a standard spy thriller. Instead, this is a quiet, reflective moment … [Read more...]

Untangling the Marvel Studios Phase 3 Timeline

While the first batch of Marvel Studios films were relatively easy to track on a timeline, it’s become increasingly difficult to keep everything neatly aligned in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But do these little details even matter anymore? Join us as we attempt to untangle the Marvel Phase 3 timeline below.Marvel Phase 3 Timeline The connections between movies in Phase 1, starting with 2008’s Iron Man, were pretty simple. Nick … [Read more...]

Netflix Signs Four Picture Deal With the Duplass Brothers

Indie directors and mumblecore royalty the Duplass Brothers are the latest filmmakers to jump to Netflix. The streaming service, which produces original content faster than the speed of sound, just inked a four-picture deal with Jay and Mark Duplass.Can anything stop Netflix? More and more filmmakers have made the leap to Netflix as the streaming giant strives to grow its original content. The latest directors to climb aboard the Netflix train … [Read more...]

Bond Watch: ‘Bond 25’ Screenplay Being Worked On By ‘Trainspotting’ Writer

Danny Boyle may be the frontrunner to helm Bond 25, and if he takes the gig, it could reunite him with Trainspotting screenwriter John Hodge. More on the Bond 25 screenplay below. Bond Watch!It’s been less than 24 hours since word broke that Danny Boyle was the frontrunner to direct the next James Bond film. Now, here’s an update: not only is Boyle the likely frontrunner, but the job might reunite him with screenwriter John Hodge. … [Read more...]

‘Tomb Raider’ Clip Looks Exactly Like The Video Game, But Is That Enough?

How important is accuracy to a film adaptation of a video game? This new Tomb Raider clip from Warner Bros.’ upcoming movie reboot proves that director Roar Uthaug has absolutely nailed the visual aesthetic of the 2013 video game, but is capturing that aspect enough to pull off a successful adaptation? Check out the new clip below.Tomb Raider clipLara Croft (Alicia Vikander) finds herself in a tight spot here, floating through a raging … [Read more...]

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Movie Races Toward a November 2019 Release Date

When you gotta go fast, you gotta go fast. Sonic the Hedgehog is living up to its name, with the mixed live-action and CGI film racing toward a November 2019 release date.Paramount Pictures has given the Sonic the Hedgehog movie a holiday release date on November 15, 2019, Variety reports. That will place Sonic the Hedgehog in direct competition with heavy hitters like Wonder Woman 2 on November 1, 2019, James Bond 25 on November 8, 2019, … [Read more...]

Disney Eyeing Reboots of ‘Honey, I Shrunk the Kids,’ ‘Father of the Bride’ and ‘The Parent Trap’

Disney already has all hands on deck for live-action remakes of their classic animated movies. We’ve already seen the likes of Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast and The Jungle Book hit theaters and Aladdin, Dumbo, Mulan, Pinocchio, and The Lion King are on the way. But it sounds like Disney is running out of animated movies they want to remake, because now they’re turning their attention to their live-action catalog for remake … [Read more...]

The New Expanded Universe: Where to Start with ‘Star Wars’ Comics

Ever since Disney acquired Lucasfilm in 2012, the company has been trying to reinvent the vast, fluid, and beloved Star Wars Expanded Universe. For those of us who loved the EU, it was an upsetting decision, but one that made a whole lot of business sense. Disney is a corporation who likes to control the narrative, so it’s unsurprising that they want to stay on top of the new Star Wars canon. It’s been six years and Disney has … [Read more...]

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Will Feature a Retro Ship Based on Classic Concept Art

During production of Solo: A Star Wars Story, director Ron Howard wasn’t shy about sharing images from the set – including one particular easter egg that was a shout-out to the work of famed Star Wars concept artist Ralph McQuarrie. But now we know Solo will put another concept artist’s work from the original movie to good use in the form of a retro spaceship. Read more about the new (or is it old?) Solo ship below.New Solo … [Read more...]

The “Dora Milaje” of ‘Black Panther’: Celebrating the Black Women Behind the Camera of Marvel’s New Film

T’Challa has the responsibility to protect his nation as the Black Panther, but protecting right alongside him are the members of the Dora Milaje – the elite, all-female warrior group of Wakanda. Known as “the adored ones,” the Dora have a focused duty to watch over their king and they take that task very seriously. The Dora serve as the muscle of Wakanda in the comics and there are similar parallels to Black Panther (the film) and its talent … [Read more...]

‘Jurassic World 3’ Roaring Into Theaters in June 2021 With Writers Emily Carmichael & Colin Trevorrow

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom hasn’t hit theaters yet, but plans for Jurassic World 3 are already stomping forward. The sixth entry in the Jurassic Park franchise will hit theaters in June 2021, with Emily Carmichael tapped to write the script alongside Colin Trevorrow.Life continues to find a way with the Jurassic franchise – Jurassic World 3 will hit theaters on June 11, 2021. Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow is once again … [Read more...]

‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ First Look: Believe It or Not, This Movie is Happening

Heaven and hell seemed to unite in defiance of Terry Gilliam‘s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. His repeated attempts to make the film over the last 20 years have been plagued by disasters — natural and human. But, against all odds, he may just have done it. He may have finally made the darn thing. And more than two decades after Gilliam first set out on this passion project, we have our first look at The Man Who Killed Don Quixote.The … [Read more...]

The Best Female-Directed Horror Movies You Probably Haven’t Seen

(Welcome to The Best Movies You’ve Never Seen, a series that takes a look at slightly more obscure, under-the-radar, or simply under-appreciated movies. In this edition, we celebrate the 9th Annual Women in Horror month with a look at six horror movies you haven’t seen that were directed by women!) Every month is the right time to celebrate female filmmakers, but those of you who like labels and official designations will be pleased to know … [Read more...]