Die Hard: The sixth installment in the venerable Die Hard series is under development, with plans to make it a prequel — and a sequel. The idea is to set the bulk of the movie in 1979, when John McClane was a young police officer in New York City, with Bruce Willis showing up in the present day to bookend… Continue reading Movie News: 'Die Hard' Prequel (and Sequel) Planned; Marvel's 'Black Panther' Seeks 'Creed' Director
Bryan Cranston: Actor Bryan Cranston (above in Trumbo, opening November 6) proved his bones by portraying good guy turned evil drug lord Walter White on TV’s Breaking Bad, and is now ready to return to the dark side. “I’d like to do some big superhero villain in some Marvel classic,” he says. As to which character he might play… Continue reading Movie News: Hey Marvel, Bryan Cranston Wants to Be Your Next Villain; Vin Diesel Announces 'XXX 3' Director
The Important News
Franchise Fever: F. Gary Gray will direct Fast & Furious 8. Paramount is making at least four more Transformers movies. George Miller will make two Mad Max: Fury Road sequels. Bad Boys 3 is coming soon. Incredibles 2 got a release date. Will Forte says Macgruber 2 is still happening.
More Sequelitis: Keanu Reeves revealed the premise of John Wick 2. Ridley Scott revealed the premise of Alien: Paradise Lost. Fox revealed more plot details… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'Fast & Furious 8' Finally Found a Director, Marvel Announced 'Ant-Man and The Wasp' and More
Luna Park: Tom Cruise wants to make another sci-fi movie with director Doug Liman. They previously teamed for last year’s sci-fi adventure Edge of Tomorrow (above), as well as the upcoming modern-day thriller Mena, set for release on January 6, 2017, and now Cruise has joined Liman on the latter’s long-in-development project Luna Park. The story follows “a group… Continue reading Movie News: Tom Cruise Wants to Go to the Moon With 'Edge of Tomorrow' Director; Watch 'Carol' Trailer
Kong: Skull Island: Jason Mitchell, who delivered a captivating lead performance as Eazy-E in Straight Outta Compton, is heading to Kong: Skull Island. The actor is in negotiations to play “an easy-going pilot” in the King Kong spinoff adventure, which follows a team of explorers on an island filled with prehistoric creatures. If things work out, Mitchell would reunite… Continue reading Movie News: 'Straight Outta Compton' Star Heads to 'Kong: Skull Island'; 'Maze Runner' Director Taking on Norse Mythology