If you're a fan of the 80s and/or Synthwave music, then it's a good bet you've heard of Kung Fury, a 31-minute Swedish short film directed, written by and starring David Sandberg (not the director of Shazam, different guy) that centered on a Miami police detective named Kung Fury (Sandberg) who is struck by lightning … Continue reading KUNG FURY 2 Adds Michael Fassbender, David Hasselhoff and Arnold Schwarzenegger!
Netflix's The Umbrella Academy adaptation has just officially signed on Mary J. Blige to join its cast, which already includes Ellen Page (Flatliners, X-Men: Days of Future Past), Tom Hopper (Black Sails, Game of Thrones), David Castañeda (Sicario 2: Soldado, Switched at Birth), Robert Sheehan (Geostorm, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones) and Aidan Gallagher (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn). … Continue reading Mary J. Blige Joins Netflix’s UMBRELLA ACADEMY Adaptation!
Melissa McCarthy (Ghostbusters, Spy) and Tiffany Haddish (Girls Trip, The Carmichael Show) have both signed on to headline New Line Cinema's The Kitchen, based on the DC/Vertigo seven-issue comic book miniseries of the same name, written by Ollie Masters (Snow Blind) with art by Ming Doyle (Girl Over Paris, Constantine: The Hellblazer). Oscar-nominated screenwriter Andrea Berloff (Straight … Continue reading Melissa McCarthy & Tiffany Haddish Join DC’s THE KITCHEN Film
Last week, Child's Play franchise creator Don Mancini—who's written every entry to date and directed the last three—revealed that he is developing a television spinoff! He didn't get super specific on thr details, but he did confirm that it will be a sequel ti the films instead of a reboot, he's looking to get franchise … Continue reading CHILD’S PLAY Franchise Creator Developing TV Series Continuation!
This is Rumor Control. Here are the facts. According to a report from The Wrap, Warner Bros is reportedly in talks with blockbuster director Michael Bay to helm their Lobo solo film, set to be a part of the DCEU. He is the third director to be attached to the project after Guy Ritchie (King Arthur: … Continue reading RUMOR CONTROL: Michael Bay Eyed To Direct LOBO Film!
The Fast & Furious franchise has really taken off since Dwayne Johnson came aboard in 2011's Fast Five as Luke Hobbs, a DSS agent and bounty hunter. He's played an integral role in each film since including last year's The Fate of the Furious, where his onscreen chemistry with Jason Statham—as antagonist-turned antivillain Deckard Shaw—was so … Continue reading DEADPOOL 2 Director Eyed To Helm Dwayne Johnson & Jason Statham’s FAST & FURIOUS Spinoff
This is Rumor Control. Here are the facts. While Warner Bros. is in the midst of course-correcting their fledgling DC Extended Universe of shared films, we the fans have been waiting on the sidelines with bated breath and anticipation. Things looked grim with the sub-par and polarizing reception of last year's Justice League and then … Continue reading RUMOR CONTROL: Joaquin Phoenix In-Talks To Headline Joker Origin Film!
The Star Wars franchise has been in the midst of a monumental overhaul and popularity boost ever since Disney acquired original rights holders Lucasfilm in 2012. Since then, we've seen the continuation of the main narrative via The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi, the amazing Star Wars: Rebels TV series and a plethora of … Continue reading GAME OF THRONES Creators Developing New STAR WARS Films!
Writer Scott Snyder has been shaking some things up in his Dark Nights: Metal event for DC Comics, which has unveiled the existence of the Dark Multiverse that exists beneath the core DC multiverse. These negative realities, created from the fears of people from their respective counterpart positive universes, have in turn spawned the Dark … Continue reading DARK NIGHTS: METAL Scribe To Take Over JUSTICE LEAGUE On Upcoming Miniseries NO JUSTICE
If you grew up in the 90s, odds are you played at least one of the ten or so Duke Nuke video games. Originally debuting in 1991, the character was redesigned in 1996 as a pastiche of different hyper-masculine action hero tropes, particularly from the 1980s. His voice, characterization and appearance were all variously based on Brian … Continue reading John Cena In-Talks For DUKE NUKEM Film!