Apparently, there was some concern that director J.A. Bayona might move on to direct the Jurassic World sequel, but sources told THR, "there was little Bayona could do given that he has a holding deal for World War Z 2, but the Jurassic World 2 overtures helped light a flame under Paramount to keep Bayona happy and[...]
After turning World War Z into a massive surprise hit against rumors of a troubled production, Marc Forster has signed up for his next directing gig According to Deadline, Forster is attached to direct Red Rising, the Pierce Brown novel that the author has also adapted for the big screen himself.The story is set[...]
They say: director Marc Forster won't be back. Later in the same piece they kick around some rumours that had bobbed up during production, including a story that Pitt and Forster got to the point during production that they stopped talking to one another.This, however was disputed by Damon Lindelof who talked about the time he spent on reworking[...]
They hired Marc Forster, best known in action terms for the sometimes thrilling but somewhat shapeless Quantum Of Solace Matthew Michael Carnahan and J Michael Straczynski turned in a script that dispensed with all but the core of Brooks’s idea Instead they told a story based in the same universe as the book, with a[...]
The first few shots of this World War Z clip play out with such interesting sound that it's something of a shame when the music kicks in.
Also includes a digital copy of the film - just not quite yet. Are you tempted?
Here's another full-on smooch in Hollywood and the Chinese film industry's increasingly hot and heavy romance.
The second full trailer for World War Z has been released in high quality, fully downloadable in HD and all proper-shiny.
They're like a pile of creepy crawlies. Just bigger. And more dangerous to helicopters.
We might be better measuring it against the previous films of director Marc Forster. Apple are promising an exclusive premiere of the new World War Z trailer on Monday They might want to have a word with YouTube about that - copies of the thing are popping up like CG zombies.Here's one now.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KqhS_zY_B1A[/youtube]Thanks to Filmonic for the heads[...]
How many zombies do you think they'll be able to squeeze into just 30 seconds?
It's borderline biblical as the zombie hordes reach critical mass.
Marc Forster appears to be remaining as director.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Damon Lindelof is the man charged with overhauling the script ahead of the new filming They say that he'll be focusing on the third act, but I should hope this will include the seeding of suitable set-up for the new ending in the[...]
From one of today's top topics: "The picture started filming nearly a year ago and then wrapped last summer — but clearly director Marc Forster and his producers aren’t happy, because seven weeks is a long time to re-shoot a film Details are sketchy and it’s not certain whether or not the film’s other stars,[...]
[caption id="attachment_96450" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Concept art for the World War Z movie"][/caption]I don't know what's up with World War Z but I must admit that I've been sceptical about this project from day one.First of all, there was the appointment of director Marc Forster who has shown no facility with films in this genre and,[...]
Marc Forster's directorial career has stretched from the lo-fi melodrama of Everything Put Together and Monsters Ball, through the visual contrivance of Stay and conceptual contrivance of Stranger Than Fiction, then on to lumbering studio pictures like The Kite Runner and Quantum of Solace At the moment, he's currently shooting World War Z (in the[...]
Every work from one medium must undergo a process of adaptation as it steps into another. It's a popular delusion that "the book is always better than the film," but I just don't buy it. The book's not a film, for one thing. But look at The Shining. Stand By Me. Misery. Carrie. Probably something […]
Marc Forster's film of World War Z appears to be on the absolute tip of the cusp of the verge of crossing the line and entering production Right as we speak, the film's cinematographer is busy prepping at one of London's big film studios.The DP in question is Robert Richardson, who recently wrapped Martin Scorsese's[...]
A few days ago, our good friends at Deadline reported that the adaptation of Max Brooks' World War Z starring Brad Pitt and directed by Marc Forster was still on.Bleeding Cool has had a keen interest in this adaptation, after we broke the news that producer company owner Brad Pitt had cast himself in the[...]