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Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom: 4 New Images, New Trailer In 4 Days
The way that director James Wan decided to show Atlantis, not to mention the brief moments when we got to see what the deep ocean creatures would look like, showed that the ocean of this world is just as varied as the ocean in the real world Wan has compared this film to several other[...]
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom: First Trailer,.
On top of that, the film also has to contend with the fact that the studio that made it has decided that actors aren't worth paying or having control of their own likenesses, so it has fallen almost entirely on the director, James Wan, to try and market this film Empire has a new cover story,[...]
Gargoyles
Yesterday, the news broke exclusively via The Hollywood Reporter that Gary Dauberman ("Annabelle" franchise, The Nun), James Wan's Atomic Monster, and Disney+ were teaming up for a live-action streaming series take on the beloved animated series Gargoyles. Dauberman is expected to write, executive produce, and showrun the series – with Wan and Michael Clear executive producing[...]
gargoyles
Earlier today, The Hollywood Reporter reported exclusively that Gary Dauberman ("Annabelle" franchise, The Nun), James Wan's Atomic Monster, and Disney+ are teaming up for a streaming series Reportedly, Dauberman is set to write, executive produce, and showrun the series with Atomic Monster, with Wan and Michael Clear executive producing on behalf of the production company[...]
Night Swim trailer Reveals Latest Blumhouse/Atomic Monster Film
It's not bad to have James Wan and Jason Blum listed as your producers as well Check out the trailer below. Night Swim Synopsis Based on the acclaimed 2014 short film by Rod Blackhurst and Bryce McGuire, the film stars Wyatt Russell (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier) as Ray Waller, a former major league baseball player[...]
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom: 4 New Images, New Trailer In 4 Days
Director James Wan isn't unaware that these films feel more standalone, and during an event for the trailer release for Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom [via Total Film], Wan explained that he believes there are more places to go. "The Jason Momoa story as Aquaman definitely has more places to go The world building is very important," Wan explained[...]
James Wan Learned Everything About Family From The Fast And Furious
If you look at the throughline from movie one to movie ten, it's the movie equivalent of someone saying, "Double it and give it to the next person." Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom director James Wan directed Furious 7 Apparently, the franchise's theme resonated with him because he cites it in a new Q&A after the trailer[...]
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom: 4 New Images, New Trailer In 4 Days
Because of that, director James Wan can finally debunk some of the big rumors about the production being troubled There was a report saying that the film was going through massive reshoots, but Wan explained to EW that the reshoots weren't very long, but that scheduling meant they took forever to complete. "We have big actors[...]
The Nun 2 Has A New Poster & First Trailer
So when we learned that a sequel was still coming, we hoped that it could be a chance to revise the formula to create a better follow-up since we've already seen it firsthand with the Annabelle spin-off franchise finding its footing after experiencing its own misstep. Credit New Line/Warner Bros Discovery Thankfully, it appears that we can[...]
Conjuring 4 Is In The Works With Aquaman And the Lost City Scribe
Now, the filmmaker responsible for the iconic horror flick is revealing what made him return to a sequel after a negative experience on another franchise project. Credit: New Line Why James Wan Agreed to Return to The Conjuring for Another Chapter of Horror When speaking to Entertainment Weekly, horror genre mastermind and veteran filmmaker James Wan discussed the[...]
SAW: New Lionsgate Film Brings Back Tobin Bell As Jigsaw
Though, as many would imagine, the first film wasn't always intended to create a long-running world when it was created more than two decades ago. Credit Lionsgate During a recent conversation with The Hollywood Reporter, genre mastermind and Saw creator James Wan discussed the origin of the franchise, explaining, "It was the mid-to-late '90s, and [Leigh Whannell][...]
The White Lotus Season 2: HBO Preview Images Of First Episode
James Wan is set to produce along with Atomic Monster's Michael Clear (M3GAN), and C2 Motion Picture Group's Jason Cloth (Joker), and Dave Caplan (Babylon) Osgood Perkins (Longlegs) handled the adaptation and will also direct the film, which will surely have a bidding war take place at Cannes A little surprising that it is not going[...]
Insidious 5 Adds Three To Cast As Production Begins
Below, you can read what James Wan had to say to The Hollywood Reporter about Wilson stepping into the director's chair for this Insidious film. Joseph Bishara as Demon, and Patrick Wilson as Josh in INSIDIOUS Courtesy of FilmDistrict Insidious Has Kept Up The Quality "Well, we all love Patrick I've done one or two films with that[...]
Conjuring 4 Is In The Works With Aquaman And the Lost City Scribe
There are two interesting notes here: series producer Peter Safran will executive produce the series, while series creator and producer James Wan is "in talks" to executive produce as well Why in talks, you ask? Well, that is because he is currently working on a major merger between his Atomic Monster label and Blumhouse, and[...]
Blumhouse "Gives the Plot of Their Movies Away" in Trailers on Purpose
She is horror royalty, and much like the victory lap that Jamie Lee Curtis got to take with the new Halloween trilogy, Blair could be welcomed back with open arms. Jason Blum at the Halloween Ends World Premiere at the TCL Chinese Theater IMAX on October 11, 2022, in Los Angeles, CA, James Wan at the[...]
the good asian
Deadline Hollywood reported exclusively that the Image Comics graphic novel is being developed as a series, with MRC locking in a deal that sees James Wan, Michael Clear & Rob Hackett producing for Atomic Monster and Will Rowbotham & Luke Maxwell producing for 3 Arts Pichetshote's follow-up to his graphic novel Infidel (currently at TriStar[...]
M. Night Shyamalan Jumps To Warner Bros., Ignites The Horror Wars
Earlier this year it was revealed that WB's cash cow James Wan is merging his Atomic Monster with Blumhouse and they are set up at Universal., which is where Shyamalan has been the last few years Deadline had the news. Director and co-writer M Night Shyamalan on the set of his film KNOCK AT THE CABIN[...]
Conjuring 4 Is In The Works With Aquaman And the Lost City Scribe
Producer James Wan is deep in talks to partner up with Jason Blum's Blumhouse at Universal, and The Conjuring universe is set up at WB, so you can see where there may be issues there, though Wan has said that the deal won't affect that relationship Nevertheless, in a new chat with Collider, while promoting M3gan,[...]
Jason Blum at the Halloween Ends World Premiere at the TCL Chinese Theater IMAX on October 11, 2022 in Los Angeles, CA, James Wan at the 2016 Los Angeles Film Festival - The Conjuring 2 Premiere at TCL Chinese Theater IMAX on June 7, 2016, photos by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com
James Wan and Jason Blum are deep into talks about merging their production companies, Atomic Monster and Blumhouse They have been doing so much press that, at this point, the deal is pretty much all but official Universal will be the place that gets the new collaborations, and between Blumhouse and Universal, there is a[...]
"The Invisible Man" Review: A Tense and Suspenseful Thrill Ride
Blum is at it again, in a chat with himself and James Wan for The Hollywood Reporter about the potential merger of Blumhouse and Wan's Atomic Monster that is all but done. Credit: Universal Pictures Invisible Man An Unlikely Franchise When asked who we should "hold accountable" for us never getting that Invisible Man sequel, Blum takes the[...]
M3gan Is Only A Month Away, Here Is A New Trailer
Gerard Johnstone directs the film from a script by Akela Cooper story by Cooper and James Wan Turns out, plans have been in place for M3GAN to dance into our hearts for a while now, even before Cooper and Wan set about making last year's excellent Malignant, as Wan told The Hollywood Reporter. Photo Credit: Universal Pictures[...]
Insidious 5 Adds Three To Cast As Production Begins
Producer James Wan has spent more time than most with Wilson on set, and for this fifth film, was jazzed to see him step behind the camera He had this to say to The Hollywood Reporter about it. Joseph Bishara as Demon, and Patrick Wilson as Josh in Insidious Courtesy of FilmDistrict Insidious Will be Welcomed Back[...]
M3gan Is Only A Month Away, Here Is A New Trailer
This feels like the James Wan version of Child's Play, though instead of a plastic doll, she is a highly evolved android that, in this new trailer, looks pretty terrifying The film stars Allison Williams, Violet McGraw, Ronny Chieng, Brian Jordan Alvarez, Jen Van Epps, Lori Dungey, and Stephane Garneau-Monten[...]
M3gan Is Only A Month Away, Here Is A New Trailer
All Rights Reserved. So why does M3GAN offer the perfect opportunity to play into some genre fans' innate nightmare fuel? Well, for starters, she's going to be pretty ruthless, according to one of the film's all-important creatives. Wan Believes M3GAN is Different from Other Killer Dolls During a new chat with superstar horror mastermind James Wan via EW,[...]
Peacock Announces New Horror Series From McCulloch, Wan
James Wan and Ian McCulloch will executive produce, along with Rob Hackett The series will be based on the novel Stinger by Robert McCammon, who will also be an executive producer "We are so excited for this adrenalized thriller about a group of people overcoming adversity that's both entertaining and emotional," said Lisa Katz, President[...]
M3gan Is Only A Month Away, Here Is A New Trailer
This feels like the James Wan version of Child's Play, though instead of a plastic doll, she is a highly evolved android that, in this new trailer, looks pretty terrifying The film stars Allison Williams, Violet McGraw, Ronny Chieng, Brian Jordan Alvarez, Jen Van Epps, Lori Dungey, and Stephane Garneau-Monten Gerard Johnstone directs the film from a script by Akela[...]
Jason Blum at the Halloween Ends World Premiere at the TCL Chinese Theater IMAX on October 11, 2022 in Los Angeles, CA, James Wan at the 2016 Los Angeles Film Festival - The Conjuring 2 Premiere at TCL Chinese Theater IMAX on June 7, 2016, photos by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com
Jason Blum and James Wan, the mega-producers behind such franchises as The Conjuring, The Purge, Paranormal Activity, Halloween, and more, are set to merge their companies under the Universal umbrella at the beginning of 2023, according to a new story on in The New York Times The deal will see wan become a significant shareholder[...]
Conjuring 4 Is In The Works With Aquaman And the Lost City Scribe
Back to produce, of course, are James Wan and Peter Safran, who started this whole thing and are currently overseeing the filming of The Nun 2 The franchise has combined to gross over $2 billion at the box office, making it one of the most successful franchises, period, let alone in the genre of horror No[...]
M3gan Trailer Released, Blumhouse Film Out January 13th
M3gan is a new horror film from the mind of James Wan This feels like his version of Child's Play, though instead of a plastic doll, she is a highly evolved android that, in this new trailer, looks pretty terrifying The film stars Allison Williams, Violet McGraw, Ronny Chieng, Brian Jordan Alvarez, Jen Van Epps,[...]