“Toy Story 4” is set to take home around $125 million for a solid opening weekend.
Source: Box Office: ‘Toy Story 4’ Flies High Friday With $47.4 Million
James Marsden Lands Lead Role Of Stu Redman In ‘The Stand,’ CBS All Access Adaptation Of Stephen King Classic
Source: James Marsden Circling Lead Role Of Stu Redman In ‘The Stand,’ CBS All Access Adaptation Of Stephen King Classic
Producer Michelle Rejwan is named SVP of Live-Action Development & Production for all upcoming Star Wars projects.
Source: Like Marvel’s Kevin Feige, ‘Star Wars’ Hires One Producer to Oversee the Franchise
Director F. Gary Gray nearly exited as producer Walter Parkes attempted to remake the script on the fly while the studio tried to limit its own financial exposure. “The movie needed a greater reason to be,” says a Sony exec.
Source: Rewrites, Infighting and No “Urgency”: Behind Sony’s Lackluster ‘Men in Black’ Relaunch
Beijing Culture’s Song Ge urges directors to stick to material that would please the Chinese state, for the sake of their investors.
Source: Beijing Culture’s Song Ge Urges Mainstream Directors to Toe Government Line
Sony’s “Men in Black: International” is heading for a disappointing $24 million opening weekend.
Source: ‘Men in Black: International’ Heads for Disappointing $24 Million Launch
The official explanation for the shocking last-minute change was “technical reasons,” but industry insiders say the scheduled festival opener, Huayi Brothers’ $80 million war epic ‘The Eight Hundred,’ received sudden censorship complaints from Beijing.
Source: China Censorship Crackdown Forces Shanghai Film Festival to Cancel Opening Screening
Jaume Collet-Serra will tackle the DC film starring Dwayne Johnson.
Source: ‘Shazam!’ Spinoff ‘Black Adam’ Finds Director with ‘Shallows’ Filmmaker
Solo: A Star Wars Story was not the hit that Disney and Lucasfilm were expecting when it hit theaters last year, and Ron Howard thinks he knows why.
Source: Ron Howard Points Blame at ‘Star Wars’ Trolls for ‘Solo’ Bombing at the Box Office
Warner Bros Approves Robert Pattinson For ‘The Batman’
Source: Warner Bros Approves Robert Pattinson For ‘The Batman’
King recently wrote the award-winning ‘Mister Miracle’ comic book for DC.
Source: Ava DuVernay’s ‘New Gods’ Adds Comic Book Creator Tom King as Co-Writer
Boy George is the latest musician getting the movie treatment.
Source: Boy George Movie in the Works From Director Sacha Gervasi
The worldwide gross for “Covenant” was $240 million, a sharp decline from the $403 million “Prometheus’” made.
Source: Ridley Scott Still Planning Third ‘Alien’ Prequel — Can Franchise Survive ‘Covenant’ Box Office Bomb?
1984 was not a year picked at random by Wonder Woman 1984 director Patty Jenkins and she explains why.
Source: Why ‘Wonder Woman 2’ Had to Be Set in 1984 According to Director
Who could be the new Indiana Jones actor after Harrison Ford retires? Nobody, at least as far as Harrison Ford is concerned.
Source: Harrison Ford Says Indiana Jones Dies With Him (Sorry, Chris Pratt)
Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Kenneth Branagh will appear in Christopher Nolan’s upcoming film, “Tenet.”
Source: Christopher Nolan’s New Film Casts Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Kenneth Branagh
A certain contingent of fans is calling for Marvel to cast Danny DeVito as the new Wolverine, following in Hugh Jackman’s footsteps.
Source: Thousands of Fans Really Want Danny DeVito as Wolverine in Disney’s MCU
The Wild Bunch remake is being made at Warner Bros. with Mel Gibson attached to direct from a script by Brian Bagby and Gibson.
Source: Mel Gibson’s ‘Wild Bunch’ Remake Goes After Fassbender, Foxx & Dinklage
Government investment in local talent starting to pay off on screens.
Source: Singaporean Film Biz Builds Bright Future
Rob Pattinson, Nicholas Hoult Atop Short List For ‘Batman’
Source: Rob Pattinson, Nicholas Hoult Atop Short List For ‘The Batman’
Chris Rock and Lionsgate are collaborating on a “Saw” spinoff.
Source: Chris Rock Rebooting ‘Saw’ Franchise With Lionsgate