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Bohemian Rhapsody (Image: 20th Century Fox).
A concert scene in Bohemian Rhapsody? Yes, there are the actors doing a great job on stage and even the director and crew that makes it all happen… but what about the people you see but never think of? Most of "The Magic of Hollywood" still involves very real people. Bohemian Rhapsody (Image: 20th Century Fox). In[...]
Robert Kirkman, Skybound Bring Dracula's Henchman 'Renfield' to the Big Screen
Dexter Fletcher will helm the project, coming off vast success with Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman He took over the Queen biopic after the firing of Bryan Singer, and the Elton John biopic opened over the summer to wide acclaim Rick and Morty writer Ryan Ridley will spin the tale of Renfield, and it will be[...]
"Bohemian Rhapsody" Writer on Board for Untitled Bee Gees Movie
An article by the Hollywood Reporter reveals that Anthony McCarten, writer of The Darkest Hour, The Theory of Everything, and last year's Academy-Award winning Bohemian Rhapsody has been tapped to write the script for the upcoming Paramount movie about the Bee Gees The movie, being produced by Graham King, who worked with McCarten on Rhapsody, Stacey Snider, and Steven Spielberg's Amblin[...]
Dexter Fletcher arriving for the Titanic 3D film premiere, Royal Albert Hall, London. 27/03/2012 Picture by: Alexandra Glen / Featureflash
Dexter Fletcher was tempted to cast Oscar-winner Rami Malek to reprise his role as Freddie Mercury from Bohemian Rhapsody for the Elton John biopic, Rocketman. Credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com Fletcher, who took over Bohemian Rhapsody directing duties following Bryan Singer's firing, opted against the casting for the cameo in the Taron Egerton-starred film he told[...]
Brian May Offers Apology for Bryan Singer Comments
While you take a minute to contemplate how someone with a PHD couldn't understand this, a bit of background. Queen guitarist Brian MayPhoto by Markus Wissmann / Shutterstock.com Bryan Singer was originally the director on FOX's award-winning Bohemian Rhapsody biopic about the rock band Queen He was subsequently fired from the production by the studio for not showing up[...]
Bryan Singer Still in for 'Red Sonja', GLAAD Awards Drop 'Bohemian Rhapsody'
The authors say they're still not sure why. The day The Atlantic piece ran, Singer responded via a statement, claiming that the timing of the piece was more to do with the success and Oscar nominations for Bohemian Rhapsody, a film Singer was ultimately fired from. "The last time I posted about this subject, Esquire magazine was preparing to publish[...]
Bryan Singer Shares BTS of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Live Aid Rehearsal
Bryan Singer retained his directorial credit for Bohemian Rhapsody even though FOX fired him from the production This is largely in part to how much of the film was completed at the time of the axing, and whatever contractual niceties were in place before then. The filmmaker isn't done with the picture however, as he's sharing some behind-the-scenes[...]
Dr. Evil Runs for Congress
Bohemian Rhapsody's Mike Myers revived a pop culture icon in advance of today's election on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Despite the last Austin Powers film released 16 years ago, Myers, who played the title character, has made the occasional appearance as Powers' arch nemesis, Dr Evil The timing of the appearances  relates to contemporary politics stemming[...]
Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer in LEGO
We kind of LOVE this Bohemian Rhapsody trailer done in LEGO. Trailers are an art form, we really do believe this (and actually host panels at conventions across the country to discuss what about them works, doesn't work, and if you want to see the film based solely on the trailer). This particular one is brilliantly recreated here[...]
Three Musicians We Think Should Have Their Own Biopic
The box office success of Bohemian Rhapsody could pave way for other musician biopics to strike while the coals are hot. Here are three artists Hollywood should consider for their next biopic film- Janis Joplin As of the current writing, there is a Janis Joplin biopic in development set to star Michelle Williams, who's no stranger to playing[...]
Unsurprisingly, Some Serious Cuts Were Made to 'Bohemian Rhapsody'
We're doing a lot of talking about 20th Century FOX's Bohemian Rhapsody this week, and sure, we can say that's because it releases today. There are our reviews (which you can read here and here), and the fairly in-depth look at what happened to the previously planned Sacha Baron Cohen version of a Freddie Mercury biopic (which you can[...]
Let's Talk About Sacha Baron Cohen's Freddie Mercury Film
We just felt like, if we can get a theatrical film and cover most of the story and give the audience an entertaining way to look at his life, and how uplifting the end of his life was, and the balance of his sexuality, then I think we could have a hit movie." Ultimately, it's up[...]
[Review] 'Bohemian Rhapsody': Squeaky Clean and Disingenuous
Bohemian Rhapsody was very, very long, but at the same time, felt like it was missing so much We could speak at length about >this< writer's personal disappointment with the film, but judging something on what it could have been vs what it is maybe isn't so fair. https://youtu.be/mP0VHJYFOAUVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled:[...]
Bohemian Rhapsody Review: Great Moments That Don't Form a Cohesive Whole
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Bohemian Rhapsody might have some spectacular moments but it never forms a cohesive whole or have anything of merit to say about its subject. Director: Bryan Singer Summary: A chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's legendary appearance at the Live Aid (1985) concert. There are plenty of reasons a movie can fail[...]