There’s not much Hollywood loves more than a good scandal, so it should be little surprise that the recent raid on FIFA’s allegedly corrupt executives is already heading to the big screen. The Hollywood Reporter has word that Ben Affleck is set to produce Houses of Deceit for his home studio Warner Bros.
Affleck won’t be directing the project, though. Those duties… Continue reading Ben Affleck and the Director of 'Warrior' are Making a Movie About the FIFA Scandal
The Important News
James Wan is officially directing Aquaman.
Han Solo may also feature in the Boba Fett Star Wars movie.
More young actors are up for the role of Spider-Man. And more directors are up for the Spider-Man gig, too.
The Rock will star in a remake of Big Trouble in Little China. He also had his best opening ever with San Andreas.
The X-Men franchise was the first of the major superhero movies to try and expand its universe by spinning off characters into their own movies, but the reception to X-Men Origins: Wolverine put the breaks on other origin movies, like Magneto. The X-Men movies have all grown stronger since then, though, both with audiences and critics, and so now Fox is trying… Continue reading 'X-Men' Spin-Off Movie 'The New Mutants' Is Happening And Already Has a Director
Marvel: Ava Duvernay, who directed the Academy Award-nominated drama Selma (above), is under consideration by Marvel to helm “one of its diverse superhero movies,” including Black Panther or Captain Marvel. The former title is reported to be more likely, since it has a slightly earlier release date of July 6, 2018; Chadwick Boseman is set to star as the titular hero… Continue reading Movie News: 'Selma' Director Touted for 'Black Panther' or 'Captain Marvel'; New 'The Fugitive' On Its Way
Eccentric Spanish director Nacho Vigalondo has tackled time travel (Timecrimes), web stalkers (Open Windows), alien invasions (Extraterrestrial), the apocalypse (The ABCs of Death), and alternate reality dopplegangers (V/H/S: Viral), but he’s about to put his stamp on some pretty big spectacle and he’s bringing with him a pretty big star.
The movie is appropriately called Colossal and it will star Anne Hathaway