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“Godzilla” is still the King of Monsters. In the least surprising news of the week, Deadline reports a sequel is already in the works. The film opened this weekend to $93 million so it would have been bigger news if Warner Bros and Legendary decided not to move forward on a sequel. Gareth Edwards made a giant leap from his breakout micro-budget alien invasion thriller “Monsters” to taking on the most famous movie monster of all time, but by all accounts did it very successfully, with the film earning $20Read More
Our own Brittney Seegers is in New York at the press conference for “The Fault in Our Stars” and will bring us full coverage when it’s all over, but for those of us not lucky enough to be there in person, the whole event will be streamed live right here as well. Check it out here as Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern, Sam Trammell, Josh Boone and John Green take questions from fans and press, it starts any minute now!Read More
Amplify has picked up the US distribution rights for drama “Little Accidents”. The film is writer/director Sara Colangelo‘s debut and premiered at Sundance earlier this year to great acclaim. Based on Colangelo’s short film of the same title, “Little Accidents” is set in a small Appalachian town still living in the shadow of a terrible coal mine accident. Tragedy strikes again with the disappearance of a teenage boy, drawing together various inhabitants in a web of secrets that threaten to destroy the delicate balance of their community. The film isRead More
It’s been common knowledge for months, but Warner Bros have made it official and announced that a “Justice League” movie is in development, and will likely immediately follow “Batman vs Superman,” the still untitled sequel to “Man of Steel” that will see Henry Cavill aka Clark Kent welcome some familiar faces. Ben Affleck has been cast to play Bruce Wayne/Batman and he should have a significant role in the now-filming “Batman Vs Superman,” while Gal Gadot will play Diana Prince aka Wonder Woman, who is rumored to have a smallerRead More
“Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” fans, rejoice! Another adventure with Carmen, Tibby, Lena and Bridget is coming to the big screen, as it was announced today that the filmmakers behind the first two films based on the bestselling Ann Brashares novels are now in development on a third movie. It had been thought that the second film ended on a note that allowed the characters to be retired from the big screen, despite there being several more books in the novel series to adapt from, but the third one shouldRead More
The internet is abuzz today that the post-credits scene of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” doesn’t feature the usual – tease of Andrew Garfield’s future or even the future of Dane DeHaan’s Goblin and his fellow “Sinister Six,” but rather, for unexplained reasons, the mutants of “X-Men: Days of Future Past.” According to various reports of people who have already seen the film in places like the UK, Jennifer Lawrence’s Mystique and Lucas Till’s Havok appear at the very tail end of the newest “Spider-Man,” though apparently without giving away anyRead More
In an interview with W Magazine, actress Rosamund Pike shared her story of how she landed the coveted role of Amy in David Fincher‘s “Gone Girl”, one of our most anticipated films of the year. When she heard about Gone Girl, last summer, she was filming a comedy in a remote part of the Scottish Highlands. Fincher suggested that they get to know each other via Skype, and Pike had to join a gym near Glasgow just to secure an Internet connection. She had not been given the script butRead More
Paul Walker
Universal Pictures has announced via Facebook that Paul Walker‘s brothers Caleb and Cody Walker will help to complete scenes with Paul’s Brian O’Conner for James Wan‘s “Fast and Furious 7.” “We had to take time to grieve Paul, the brother we love and lost, and to figure out if we should move on with our film,” said the statement about the late actor who died back in November of a car accident. “We came together and all felt the only choice was to continue. We believe our fans want that,Read More
White Bird in a Blizzard 2
Gregg Araki‘s coming-of-age indie “White Bird in a Blizzard” starring Shailene Woodley and Eva Green has been acquired by Magnolia Pictures for North American distribution. The ’80s-set “White Bird in a Blizzard” is based on the 1999 novel by Laura Kasischke, which follows a college-bound girl named Kat (Woodley) whose mother, Eve (Green), suddenly abandoned their family when she was 17. Kat is initially unaffected by her mother’s absence and continues her life with her father (Christopher Meloni). But when she starts getting haunted by nightmares about her mother’s criesRead More
Shailene Woodley in "Divergent"
At this point it’s not a surprise anymore but today it’s been made official: The final installment of the Shailene Woodley-led “Divergent” franchise, titled “Allegiant,” will be split into two films, following in the footsteps of “Harry Potter,” “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games.” The first film opened on March 24th and promptly broke the YA franchise curse suffered by so many other hopefuls in the past couple of years, taking in $55 million its opening weekend and hitting $100 million less than three weeks in. The first sequel, “Insurgent,” wasRead More