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The Green Hornet Returning From Director Leigh Whannell
Reports from Deadline have stated that Universal is in talks with Invisible Man remake director Leigh Whannell to bring the classic duo back to the big screen The film is titled The Green Hornet and Kato and was greenlit earlier in 2022 from a script by David Koepp The last time they tried this one on[...]
Kevin Smith, Jamie Lee Curtis, More At 2021 Fangoria Chainsaw Awards
You can watch it below and check out the full winner's list as well. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aifXTIHWkyg&t=1sVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: 2021 FANGORIA Chainsaw Awards (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aifXTIHWkyg&t=1s) Fangoria 2021 Chainsaw Awards Winners Best Wide Release – The Invisible Man Best Limited Release – Color Out of Space Best International Film – La Llorona Best First Feature – Come to Daddy Best Director – Leigh Whannell (The Invisible[...]
Insidious 5 Is A Go From Blumhouse & Sony, Patrick Wilson Directing
Wilson has some big shoes to fill, as the first two films were written by Leigh Whannell and directed by James Wan Whannell came up with this nee Insidious story, and Scott Teams will pen the script The film will debut in theaters in 2022, as promised by Blumhouse head honcho Jason Blum making the[...]
"The Invisible Man" Review: A Tense and Suspenseful Thrill Ride
Critics loved it, audiences kept going, and director Leigh Whannell got a huge deal afterward to keep bringing us the scares Elisabeth Moss was superb in it, kicking off a fantastic year for her, the ensemble cast was super strong, the film smartly updated the concept for the modern-day It ticks quite a few of[...]
L-R: Ryan Gosling making selfies at The Nice Guys' photocall during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival at the Palais des Festivals on May 15, 2016 in Cannes. Editorial credit: Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com | Writer/director Leigh Whannell at the world premiere of his movie Insidious Chapter 3 at the TCL Chinese Theatre, Hollywood. Editorial credit: Jaguar PS / Shutterstock.com
Taking the sting out a bit of the Halloween Kills delay news, Universal and Blumhouse are bringing in The Invisible Man director Leigh Whannell in to direct yet another reimagining of a Universal Monsters character The Wolfman will star Ryan Gosling, and will be produced by Blumhouse head Jason Blum Whannell will write a treatment[...]
A scene from Upgrade, courtesy of Blumhouse.
Leigh Whannell's Upgrade is set to get a television/streaming upgrade, with Blumhouse Television and NBCUniversal Content Studios' UCP set to adapt the 2018 sci-fi-thriller Upgrade to series with Whannell set to direct With series co-creator Whannell set to executive produce alongside showrunner/co-creator Tim Walsh (Treadstone, Chicago P.D., Shooter), the series picks up a few years after[...]
"The Invisible Man" Review: A Tense and Suspenseful Thrill Ride
In a rarity these days, director Leigh Whannell provides a commentary track These are becoming increasingly rarer upon home video release, and that is a shame Other features include behind the scenes featurettes and deleted scenes You can see the full list down below. DELETED SCENES MOSS MANIFESTED – Elisabeth Moss describes the physical and emotional challenges she[...]
Blumhouse "Gives the Plot of Their Movies Away" in Trailers on Purpose
To help…celebrate I guess director Leigh Whannell will be hosting a live viewing party on Twitter tonight This is all possible because of the theater shutdowns across the globe because of the Coronavirus pandemic Because of the shutdowns, studios are releasing films still in theaters and upcoming releases to VOD services in droves, including the[...]
Mondo Music Release of the Week: The Invisible Man!
This week sees the release of the soundtrack to the new Blumhouse hit The Invisible Man! What you can't see can hurt you….. We are thrilled to be bringing you two absolutely killer releases this week! First up we have Benjamin Wallfisch's score to Leigh Whannell's THE INVISIBLE MAN this week in partnership with our friends at[...]
Leigh Whannell at the world premiere of his movie Insidious Chapter 3 at the TCL Chinese Theatre, Hollywood.
Director Leigh Whannell has inked an overall deal with the studio Lasting for two years, Blumhouse will have first look at any film or television projects he may come up with, and I am guessing that will include more fresh takes on Universal Monsters Leigh Whannell is familiar to horror fans as one of the[...]
insidious: the last key
Anyone who is not Elise and her two Spooky Kids sidekicks (Leigh Whannell and Angus Sampson) have zero development to speak of, used as fodder basically to get us to the next scare Speaking of her assistants — they spend most of the film creepily hitting on Elise's two long-lost nieces for some reason It[...]
"It's Feeding On Her Soul" – Insidious Chapter 3 Trailer
So you can see why there is a third one. The newest chapter in the terrifying horror series is written and directed by franchise co-creator Leigh Whannell This chilling prequel, set before the haunting of the Lambert family, reveals how gifted psychic Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) reluctantly agrees to use her ability to contact the dead[...]
Insidious 1 & 2 Screenwriter Leigh Whannell To Direct Insidious: Chapter 3
It was announced today that Leigh Whannell will direct the threequel Insidious: Chapter 3, which he will also write Whannell is no stranger to the supernatural angst of this particular ghost story, as he also wrote the first two films for director James Wan Wan is staying on as a producer to help pass the[...]