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James Bond Producer Would Consider A Female Director
We already know that such a casting jump isn't going to happen with this movie, since Daniel Craig is already confirmed to return, but the opportunity does exist that we could get a woman in the director's chair behind the camera Longtime James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli recently did an interview for her new movie Film[...]
Acclaimed Actor/Playwright/Director Sam Shepard Dies At 73
Variety is reporting that acclaimed actor, screenwriter and director Sam Shepard has passed away at age 73, following complications from his battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) A spokesperson for Shepard's family confirmed that the actor/screenwriter/director died on Thursday at his home in Kentucky. Born Samuel Shepard Rogers III but known professionally as Sam[...]
The Fight Is On! Godzilla Vs. Kong Finds Its Director
Kong as they have signed on Adam Wingard as director His previous works have been a range of lower-budget independent horror films, with V/H/S and it's sequel being the best known. King Kong and Godzilla both represent some of the oldest movie monsters and certainly some of the biggest Both have had recent reboots with the[...]
'The Flash' Speeds Toward Raimi, Zemeckis, Or Vaughn To Direct
Warner Bros has lost two directors on the film already, and have had their release date delayed by nearly two years from 2018 to 2020 That isn't good, but the shortlist for this troubled production has emerged and maybe, this time, it'll work out okay The three names on the list, according to The Hollywood Reporter,[...]
The Secret Life Of Houdini Closes In On Dan Trachtenberg As A Director
After his highly successful (both at the box office as well as with critics) 10 Cloverfield Lane, director Dan Trachtenberg had thus far effectively vanished from the feature film scene Now Deadline's Mike Fleming has learned that Trachtenberg is now in talks to helm The Secret Life of Houdini, based on the book (similarly named, The Secret Life[...]
So, About That Fantastic Four Movie
So Bleeding Cool ran a story on Friday, that Fox had been speaking to prominent movie directors and screenwriters, asking them if they'd be willing to take over the currently-in-pre-production Fantastic Four for a new shoot in six months Which would mean new script, new director and recasting. Our sources were impeccable By which we mean those who[...]
Sony Courting Paul Greengrass To Direct Spy Thriller The Director
After the success of Captain Phillips, Sony is eager to get right back into business with Paul Greengrass, and is courting him to direct their just-acquired new spy thriller The Director, according to The Wrap He also has plans to adapt the screenplay himself. The topical thriller involves hacking the CIA and follows the Agency's[...]
JJ Abrams Sets Newbie Director Julius Onah On God Particle
Variety say that newbie director Julius Onah, who has thus far only helmed one indie, feature length movie, The Girl Is In Trouble, and several shorts, has been handed the keys to JJ Abrams' top secret sci-fi project, God Particle. The film will be developed through Paramount's microbudget genre arm, InSurge Pictures, and be budgeted for between $5-$10[...]