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Marvel Madness: Hulk will be in Thor: Ragnarok. Ryan Coogler might direct Black Panther.

Franchise Fever: Godzilla vs. King Kong has been confirmed for 2020.  D.J. Caruso will direct xXx 3. Steven Spielberg still says he’s making Indiana Jones 5 with Harrison Ford. Steve Zahn will play an ape in War of the Planet of the Apes. R.L. Stine’s Fear Street books are going to be a movie series… Continue reading Best of the Week: Hulk to Join Thor, Godzilla to Battle King Kong, Die Hard Gets a Prequel and More

Die Hard

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

Taken

Liam Neeson became an action star when Taken (above) debuted in 2009, making his character, retired CIA agent Bryan Mills, an iconic figure with “a particular set of skills.” The three movies in the series have made more than $ 900 million at the box office worldwide.

Now a younger version of Mills, sans wife and children, will show how he gained… Continue reading Reel TV: 'Taken' Prequel Will Show How He Got That Particular Set of Skills

If you were disappointed by Kick-Ass 2, the future of the franchise is answering to your interests. That is, if your interests include origin stories and going backwards and then later moving forwards again. Any questions? Yes? Okay, we’ll try to answer as best we can:

Will there be a Kick-Ass 3?

While promoting the home video release of Kingsman: The

When a franchise has the kind of life that A Nightmare on Elm Street has had, there are always going to be ideas that fall through the cracks. Did you know, for instance, that Peter Jackson wrote an Elm Street sequel in the early ’90s? Titled A Nightmare on Elm Street: Dream Lover, it was going to address the fact that Freddy Krueger… Continue reading How Adam Sandler Accidentally Killed the 'Nightmare on Elm Street' Prequel