The Director’s Chair is currently the best show on TV about filmmaking. It’s a very cool, candid series on El Rey Network where Robert Rodriguez interviews some of the greatest directors of our time. In the past he’s done John Carpenter, Quentin Tarantino, Guillermo del Toro, and Francis Ford Coppola, just to name a few. And for his next episode he’ll sit down… Continue reading Get to Understand Michael Mann Even Better With This Episode of 'The Director's Chair'
A standalone Han Solo movie has been buzzed about pretty much since the first day the world learned Disney was going to be making more Star Wars movies. But every time Disney made an official announcement, it was nowhere to be seen.
Disney hasn’t confirmed it yet (perhaps because they were hoping to announce it this Friday at Comic-Con)… Continue reading 'Lego Movie' Directors Land the Han Solo 'Star Wars' Movie, Plus: When Will We See Vader Next?
Before we even go any further, it’s worth pointing out that the short lists for directors on big projects isn’t always that accurate. For example, James Wan wasn’t on a rumored list for Furious 7, nor was Scott Derrickson on the reported list for Doctor Strange, and both directors landed those projects. But it can be fun to speculate on a movie’s future… Continue reading The New 'Spider-Man' Has a Telling Short List of Potential Directors
Even just five years ago, Anthony and Joe Russo were carving out a pretty healthy career as directors on doomed TV shows like Carpoolers, Running Wilde, and Animal Practice, about a veterinarian whose best friend is a monkey. Of course, they did also work on good shows like Arrested Development, Happy Endings, and Community, but the point is they were just small screen… Continue reading 'Captain America: Civil War' Directors Will Take Over the 'Avengers' From Joss Whedon
Cinematic universes are all the rage these days — and while it may have taken decades for a new Ghostbusters to get off the ground, Sony isn’t wasting any time in expanding their next big franchise bet into its own universe. Paul Feig’s all-female Ghostbusters movie hasn’t even begun filming yet and already the studio is developing a counterpart movie that will star… Continue reading A 'Ghostbusters' Sequel Is Already in the Works for Channing Tatum and the 'Captain America: Civil War' Directors