Marc Forster


World War Z Sequel In The Works With Utopia Creator Dennis Kelly

World War Z Sequel In The Works With Utopia Creator Dennis Kelly

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[...]

Marc Forster To Direct Sci-Fi Thriller Red Rising As World War Z Follow-Up

Marc Forster To Direct Sci-Fi Thriller Red Rising As World War Z Follow-Up

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[...]

Unsurprisingly The World War Z Sequel Will Need A New Director

Unsurprisingly, The World War Z Sequel Will Need A New Director

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[...]

World War Z — The Bleeding Cool Review

World War Z — The Bleeding Cool Review

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[...]






VIdeo: Leaked Second Full World War Z Trailer

VIdeo: Leaked, Second Full World War Z Trailer

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[...]



Damon Lindelof Called In To Rewrite World War Z

Damon Lindelof Called In To Rewrite World War Z

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[...]

Sunday Trending Topics: World War Z

Sunday Trending Topics: World War Z

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,[...]

World War Z Getting An Overhaul From Seven Weeks Of Reshoots

World War Z Getting An Overhaul From Seven Weeks Of Reshoots

[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,[...]

Machine Gun Preacher Trailer &#8211 From The Director Of World War Z

Machine Gun Preacher Trailer – From The Director Of World War Z

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[...]

World War Z Before And After &#8211 The Books Blurb Versus The Films

World War Z Before And After – The Book's Blurb, Versus The Film's

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 […]

SCOOP: World War Z Going Ahead Cinematographer Prepping At Studio Right Now

SCOOP: World War Z Going Ahead, Cinematographer Prepping At Studio Right Now

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[...]

World War Z To Film In London This Year

World War Z To Film In London This Year

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[...]