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'47 Meters Down' Sequel Announced

'47 Meters Down' Sequel Announced

A sequel to '47 Meters Down', the US's most popular independent film of 2017, has been announced, with its screenwriter-director set to return.[...]
Gavin O'Connor to Direct 'Suicide Squad 2'

Gavin O'Connor to Direct 'Suicide Squad 2'

Warner Bros and DC have finally found their director for 'Suicide Squad 2', hiring 'Warrior' and 'The Accountant' director Gavin O'Connor. Full details here...[...]
Colin Trevorrow No Longer Directing 'Star Wars IX'

Colin Trevorrow No Longer Directing 'Star Wars IX'

Disney and Lucasfilm have released a joint statement announcing the departure of 'Star Wars Episode IX' director Colin Trevorrow just 4 months before filming is scheduled to begin.[...]
Gary Oldman to Star In 'Mary' from 'American Horror Story' Director

Gary Oldman to Star In 'Mary' from 'American Horror Story' Director

Gary Oldman has joined 'Mary', a new supernatural thriller from 'American Horror Story' director Michael Goi by way of Tucker Tooley Entertainment and eOne.[...]
Sam Rockwell to Play George W. Bush in 'Cheney'

Sam Rockwell to Play George W. Bush in 'Cheney'

Sam Rockwell is set to play former US President George W. Bush in a biopic about his former vice-president Dick Cheney from 'The Big Short' director Adam McKay. Full details...[...]
Fox to Push 'War for the Planet of the Apes' for Best Picture Oscar

Fox to Push 'War for the Planet of the Apes' for Best Picture Oscar

20th Century Fox are beginning a campaign to get 'War for the Planet of the Apes' nominated for Best Picture at the 2018 Academy Awards. Full details here.[...]
Lily Collins Joins J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic 'Tolkien'

Lily Collins Joins J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic 'Tolkien'

The Nicholas Hoult starring JRR Tolkien biopic just cast Lily Collins as the "Lord of the Rings" author's great love Edith Bratt.[...]
US Cinema Attendance Lowest Since WWII This Weekend

US Cinema Attendance Lowest Since WWII This Weekend

The North American box office fell to its lowest attendance figure since World War II this past weekend, a certified disaster for the film industry.[...]
Ed Skrein Exits 'Hellboy' Reboot

Ed Skrein Exits 'Hellboy' Reboot

Ed Skrein has exited 'Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen' amidst a backlash against his casting as a character historically presented as being of Asian heritage.[...]
Tobe Hooper Passes Away

Tobe Hooper Passes Away

Tobe Hooper, the director of the original 'The Texas Chain Saw Massacre' (1974) has passed away.[...]
Joker and Harley Quinn Movie In the Works

Joker and Harley Quinn Movie In the Works

Jared Leto and Margot Robbie to play The Joker and Harley Quinn in the characters' own movie from 'This Is Us' directors Glenn Ficarra and John Requa.[...]
David Oyelowo Joins 'Chaos Walking'

David Oyelowo Joins 'Chaos Walking'

'Selma' star David Oyelowo has joined Daisy Ridley, Tom Holland and Nick Jonas on the cast of Doug Liman's 'Chaos Walking'.[...]
Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth Join 'Bad Times At the El Royale'

Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth Join 'Bad Times At the El Royale'

Jeff Bridges and Chris Hemsworth are in final negotiations to join the case of the latest film from 'The Cabin in the Woods' director Drew Goddard.[...]
Joker Origins Movie Being Developed

Joker Origins Movie Being Developed

Details have emerged of a plan to bring a Joker origin story to the big screen via Todd Phillips, Scott Silver and Martin Scorsese, but not Jared Leto. Details...[...]
Ed Skrein Joins 'Hellboy' Reboot

Ed Skrein Joins 'Hellboy' Reboot

'Deadpool' star Ed Skrein becomes the latest actor to join the cast of the 'Hellboy' reboot.[...]
'The Equalizer 2' Casts Villain

'The Equalizer 2' Casts Villain

'Narcos' star Pedro Pascal will star opposite a returning Denzel Washington in 'The Equalizer 2'. Full details here.[...]
'Bohemian Rhapsody' Queen Movie Casts Band Members

'Bohemian Rhapsody' Queen Movie Casts Band Members

Bryan Singer's upcoming Queen biopic just filled out its band, with Rami Malek set to lead. Full details here.[...]
'Shaft' Reboot Casts Lead

'Shaft' Reboot Casts Lead

The 'Shaft' reboot has cast 'Independence Day: Resurgence' star Jessie T. Usher as its star with a familiar name set to return.[...]
Alan Arkin Joins Live-Action 'Dumbo'

Alan Arkin Joins Live-Action 'Dumbo'

Oscar winner Alan Arkin has joined the cast of Tim Burton's live-action Disney re-imagining of 'Dumbo' (1941).[...]
Standalone Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie In the Works

Standalone Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie In the Works

Stephen Daldry could take the reins for an Obi-Wan Kenobi centred 'Star Wars' movie, reports suggest. Full story here.[...]