British director Ken Loach has finally won his first non-honorary Bafta for gritty benefits drama I, Daniel Blake which had [...]
Sony Pictures is at it again, after years of almost making this film since the release of The Amazing Spider-Man, they have decided that the next movie from the Marvel universe will be a Spider-Man spin-off about Venom.
After Sony’s announcement last February that they will be rebooting the Spider-Man franchise in partnership with Marvel Studios, it seemed like there were no plans yet for the spin-offs like Venom and The Sinister Six.
According to the information announced so far by Sony Pictures, this spin-off film is definitely in production, however, contrary to popular belief, the film will not be connected too deeply with the Marvel universe, instead, Sony Pictures [...]
After the success of the original, the sequel John Wick: Chapter Two already started filming last year and Lionsgate just announced that the release date of the sequel is set for February of 2017.
Written by Derek Kolstad, with Chad Stahelski in the direction, Keanu Reeves back in the main role as John Wick the retired hitman, among others like Bridget Moynahan, Peter Stormare, Ruby Rose, Ian McShane, John Leguizamo and Lance Reddick.
The cameras are currently being rolled in Rome, Italy, and according to the crew, the story in this sequel will be more based around the Continental Hotel, a place in the story were only hitmen are able to stay.
Those involved with [...]
Deadpool has launched to a box office record breaking total of $150 million in the US and $265 million worldwide. The previous record for President’s Day weekend was set by Fifty Shades of Grey which opened at $93 million.
Deadpool was stuck in development for over 10 years until the test footage was leaked online two years ago. Fans bombarded 20th Century Fox with messages that forced them to green light the project. Before this film, Deadpool was last seen in X-Men Origins: Wolverine where he received a negative reception partly due to the fact his mouth was sewn shut.
Generally, superhero movies are given a PG-13 (12A) rating to appeal to all ages and to [...]
Disney and Lucasfilm, have announced that the next film in the saga will be out on December 15 2017, it was originally scheduled for the summer of that year.
The sequel will be directed this time by Rian Johnson, known for films like Brick and Looper. According to Disney’s CEO Bob Iger, Johnson already started rolling cameras while making his own little adjustments to the Star Wars universe. However, J.J. Abrams, director of Star Wars: Episode VII, will only be involved as an executive producer.
The actor Greg Gunberg, life-long friend of Abrams who played the role of Temmin Wexley in the previous movie said that Abrams had read the script of the new Star Wars movie and [...]
20th Century Fox is already aiming high for the franchise, with critics writing good reviews, Fox estimates that this weekend the movie alone can make a minimum of $65 million. According to insiders for The Hollywood Reporter, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, who wrote Deadpool, are writing the script for the sequel, which has already been greenlit.
Ryan Reynolds will reprise his role for the sequel. However, Tim Miller, the director of Deadpool, hasn’t agreed yet to direct the sequel. Fox have stated that they want to keep the whole creative team together for the sequel.
Story-wise, there really is an incredible number of directions that Deadpool 2 can go in, as he has [...]
With Star Wars: The Force Awakens breaking almost every box office record, it was only a matter of time until it finally surpassed Avatar.
J. J. Abrams latest installment in the Star Wars series Star Wars: The Force Awakens has made box office history as it is the first movie since 2009 to top the domestic haul which was done by Avatar. The Force Awakens has now passed Avatar’s $760.5 million and has now claimed the number one spot. It took James Cameron’s 3D breakthrough months to reach the #1 spot while the J. J. Abrams helmed Star Wars not only beat that record but did it in a mere 3 weeks.
Even though [...]
10 years from now people will ask you, where were you on Dec. 18th the day Star Wars was officially back, a return that shows with Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The movie has already broken almost every box office record ever held has already made over an enormous $1.5 billion dollars worldwide. Some analysts suggest it might also top Avatar’s #1 spot. With all this success you have to wonder what the cast was paid for such a record breaking movie. New reports shed some light on how much the stars of Star Wars: The Force Awakens salaries were paid.
Reports are indicating that Harrison Ford was the highest paid star with his salary being somewhere in the eight-figure [...]
With Marvel’s most recent Netflix show Jessica Jones showing signs of success it’s time to start looking towards the original first, Daredevil season 2. Although Marvel and Netflix have yet to set an official release date for it a rumour suggests that it will debut directly against DC’s Batman v Superman.
Based on info gathered from “independent sources” ComicBook.com is reporting that Daredevil season will debut on March 25th. The same day as Batman v Superman Dawn Of Justice is scheduled to hit theaters. A double edged sword situation with a little more sharpness leaning towards Batman v Superman Dawn Of Justice, If this rumour were [...]
With 2016 just beginning, it feels like an opportune time to reflect and look back at some of the best sci-fi films of 2015. Last year was a monster year for sci-fi blockbusters, not only did Stars Wars return like a perfect X-mas present to moviegoers with The Force Awakens from the capable hands of “Jar Jar” Abrams, but other sci-fi films such as Mad Max enjoyed tremendous ticket sales that’ll ensure the future of sci-fi in cinema.
But! With the hubbub and noise generated from returning classics such as Star Wars, Mad Max, Jurassic World and Terminator and newer more original blockbuster efforts like Tomorrowland, The Martian and Ex Machina, you might have missed a few gems [...]