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Candyman Review: Beautiful Bloody Fun that Barely Misses the Mark
Credit: Universal Pictures DaCosta presents a beautiful, dark film with brilliant cinematography drowning in almost as much social commentary as the gallons of blood spilled, which is very much my shit But the film trades in the franchise's basic conceit of who and what the Candyman is to be instead a much more straightforward slasher, mixed[...]
Waterworld TV Show Is IN The Works, Continues Story From Movie
The series is set up at Universal Television, so that would point to Peacock being the frontrunner for where this would end up The series would pick-up 20 years in the future after the end of the film, and pushed a bit on who could be back, Davis said "20 years later All those people,[...]
The Exorcist Original Star Linda Blair “No Reboot Talks” With Her Yet
When it was announced that Universal, Peacock, Blumhouse, and Morgan Creek will collaborate for a reboot of The Exorcist, forming a new trilogy with David Gordon Green directing the project on July 26, it was certainly a pleasant surprise Not necessarily because of the prospect of it happening or the fact that Green helped revitalized[...]
Exorcist Director William Friedkin Doc Leap Of Faith Goes To Shudder
Universal, Blumhouse, and Peacock have closed a deal worth an estimated $400+ million for a new trilogy of films set in the universe of the classic horror film David Gordon Green will direct the trilogy, which will star Leslie Odom Jr., according to The New York Times Oscar-winner Ellen Burstyn will reprise her role as Chris[...]
Betty Gilpin GLOW
While promoting her latest film The Tomorrow War for Amazon Prime Video, the star spoke with Collider about how two of her biggest profile work in Netflix's GLOW, which was canceled after three seasons, and Universal's The Hunt, which only had a 10-day release before lockdown prematurely ended its theatrical run Both were cut short[...]
Credit: Universal Pictures So the statement "this looks like a movie that would happen if a child slammed their toys together" is apparently very accurate for F9 and not at all an insult; it's just a fact These movies might not be everyone's cup of tea [they aren't mine], but there is a certain level of honesty[...]
The Forever Purge has been delayed by Universal.
The Purge is one of the horror films that didn't seem like it would become a long-lasting franchise, but here we are several installments later with horror's own The Fast and the Furious. It had been suggested that the upcoming fifth chapter of The Purge film series would be the concluding installment, despite its $450 million[...]
New F9 Trailer Teases the Importance of FAMILY & Insane Action Scenes
Credit: Universal Pictures Does that last scene to be hinting that they might be going to space in F9? In terms of going bigger each time, space seems like something for the last entry in the series, but we'll have to see. Summary: Dom Toretto is leading a quiet life off the grid with Letty and his son,[...]
The Best Man
Lee and Dayna Lynne North are set to write and executive produce. Image: Universal Pictures In his statement about the project when it was announced today, Lee said, "Here we go! The band is back together! I am very excited to bring these iconic characters back to the fans who have supported us through this franchise[...]
Check Out The Latest Video Game Releases For May 26-June 1, 2020
Having been discussed almost 12 years ago, the film was gaining traction with Universal moving forward to bring BioShock to life The pre-production conversations took place until being confirmed to have been canceled in 2013 — noting a high production cost of at least $200 million and the studio's concern for profits on its unchanged[...]
Universal Sets New Release Dates for Nobody and Last Night in Soho
Universal has their own round of delays going into Friday as everyone came to terms with the fact that no, things will not be normal by the spring, theaters aren't going to be open, and that's just the way it is Universal making this decision is interesting, though, considering the 17-day release window they have[...]
"F9": Vin Diesel Teases "a Big Surprise" That "Is so Awesome"
Credit: Universal Pictures There is also the cast addition of Dame Helen Mirren, who actually campaigned for a role because she so badly wanted to be behind the wheel of one of these cars She got her wish, and she is very much in F9, and Diesel revealed that she does indeed get to drive. Again, without giving[...]
Paul Greengrass is Unsure if He'll Direct Another Bourne Movie
Credit: Universal When it comes to action movies, Universal has the Fast and Furious series, which is in the process of developing spin-offs People seem to like that kind of over the top and frankly silly movies when it comes to spy stuff these days, so perhaps it's time to retire the character of Jason Bourne[...]