Steven Spielberg has been tapped by Warner Bros. to direct the long-gestating adaptation of the nostalgia-heavy Ready Player One. It’s currently scheduled to be his next movie after The BFG, which will be arriving in 2016 so don’t expect this until 2017 at the earliest. Before all that, though, Spielberg has Bridge of Spies set to hit theaters on October 16, 2015.
Update 2/20/15: According to a follow-up story on Deadline, Steven Spielberg is reportedly interested in directing a reboot of Indiana Jones starring Chris Pratt assuming the right script comes with it. There are no further details and no potential storylines cited, but the news does follow last month’s word that Disney was interested in Pratt replacing Harrison Ford in what would amount to… Continue reading Steven Spielberg May Reboot 'Indiana Jones' with Chris Pratt
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In honor of Groundhog Day, here’s how to make your own Groundhog Day clock that only plays Sony and Cher’s “I Got You Babe” when the alarm goes off (via Gizmodo):
Let’s hope this SpongeBob Movie parody of Fifty Shades of Grey doesn’t confuse either of their audiences. Head to Geek Tyrant to also see Mr. Squarepants in Jurassic
Guardians of the Galaxy: Marvel has not released much information about the villains in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy, due out on August 1, but a new photo gives Korath the Accuser (Djimon Hounsou) his moment in the spotlight. Additionally, you can watch a new trailer for the film below. [Marvel]
Dumb and Dumber To: Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniel are reprising their roles as Lloyd and Harry in the long awaited sequel Dumb and Dumber To, but, judging by a newly-released photo, they haven’t gotten any smarter about personal hygiene. The road-trip comedy is due in theaters on November 14. [Coming Soon]