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The Crow Reboot Moving Ahead With Bill Skarsgård Starring
Bill Skarsgård, Pennywise himself, is on board to star, with Rupert Sanders also hopping on to direct Edward R Pressman and Malcolm Gray will produce Zach Baylin will write the script, with the Skarsgård playing Eric Draven Pressman recently teased that while he couldn't say anything about the franchise, "The Crow is a kind of[...]
Apple secured the series rights for their then-unannounced streaming service to bring the writer's original seminal science fiction novel trilogy Foundation to television as a series in April 2018. Paramount Flash ahead to this week, where the streamer followed up on news that Lee Pace (Halt and Catch Fire) and Jared Harris (Chernobyl) were joining the project[...]
Original Ghost In The Shell Film Returns To Theaters
There will be a new deluxe edition of the remastered film released on March 7th on Blu-ray and digital HD.   The new adaptation of the film stars Scarlett Johansson as the Major and is directed by Rupert Sanders. With the upcoming live-action adaptation due in theaters March 31st, the original anime classic Ghost In The Shell[...]
Ghost In The Shell Director Promises The Remake Won't Be The "Hollywood" Version
Hollywood has a way of taking properties, especially foreign properties, and sanitising them to death. Director of the upcoming Americanisation of Ghost in the Shell, Rupert Sanders, is trying his hardest to try and kill that perception Speaking to Empire, the director said that he doesn't want to make the "Hollywood" version of the film, but[...]
Ghost In The Shell Director Defends Scarlett Johansson Casting
The controversy over Scarlett Johansson's casting as Major hasn't gone away though, with many seeing it as white washing the character. Speaking at an event held for the film (via Wired), director Rupert Sanders defended the decision, saying it was a gut decision and he has no regrets thanks to her abillities. To me, I cast very[...]
Snow White And The Huntsman Sequel Loses Its Director, Keeps Its Kristen Stewart
The casting situation for Universal's Snow White and the Huntsman sequel has been a matter of speculation since a report in April suggested that Kristen Stewart might be dropped altogether and the follow-up would focus on Chris Hemsworth's character, Eric, instead. The main reason for the continued propagation of this rumour is the widespread opinion that[...]