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World-Building The ‘X-MEN’ Cinematic Universe: PART TWO

World-Building The ‘X-MEN’ Cinematic Universe: PART TWO

In Part One we talked about projects in production/in-development or on the table. Now I’m going to focus on projects that Fox could consider but haven’t really talked about in a major way. When it comes to the modern superhero genre, I’ve been shocked that Fox hasn’t given a female mutant their own feature film. It’s

World-Building The ‘X-MEN’ Cinematic Universe: PART ONE

All this talk of cinematic universes and we’ve seemingly overlooked the huge potential that Fox’s X-Men franchise holds. People keep talking about a crossover with Fantastic Four, but that seems such shortsighted compared to how big the X-Men character catalog actually is. We’ve only seen a glimpse of the scale the studio could go with the

Hugh Jackman Cryptically Reveals ‘WOLVERINE 3’ Could Be His Last Time Playing WOLVERINE

A vague Instagram from Hugh Jackman is getting everyone in a tizzy that he might be retiring Wolverine, since he doesn’t mention X-Men Apocalypse by name he most likely is referring to Wolverine 3 which shoots early next year. At this moment Jackman is rumored for cameo in the upcoming X-Men film but its unconfirmed by Singer

Bond Is Back In The First Teaser Trailer For ‘Spectre’

A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE. The teaser is excellent and gives just the right amount away, hopefully people were

Marvel Is Indeed Looking At Female Directors For ‘Captain Marvel’; Angelina Jolie Actually Wanted?

Another tidbit is coming from Meet The Movie Press as they reveal that Marvel is indeed looking to hire a female director to make Captain Marvel. Jeff suggests two directors are currently in the mix but isn’t able to name them. There’s been chatter that Marvel might be announcing casting soon or has already cast the

Bryan Singer Looking To Cast Psylocke In ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’; Are They Setting-Up ‘X-Force’?

Jeff from The Wrap has revealed on Meet The Movie Press that Fox and Bryan Singer are currently casting for the role of Psylocke in X-Men Apocalypse, but doesn’t mention names. It’s another fan-favorite character not unlike Jubilee and Gambit that Fox is finally giving us, like Jubilee was given a bit of screentime as

Fox Hires ‘Iron Man’ Writers For ‘Alien Nation’ Remake

  The Hollywood Report now says that the studio has hired writers for their Alien Nation reboot. Originally, an 80’s sci-fi cop film that starred James Cann and Mandy Patinkin as buddy cops, one xenophobic human and the other apart of a refugee alien race that is stuck on Earth. Set in a near future where humans

Jake Gyllenhaal Plays A Struggling Boxer In ‘Southpaw’ Trailer

   A boxer faces a breakdown following a personal tragedy. The cast includes Jake Gyllenhall, Rachel McAdams, Curtis Jackson, Rita Ora, Forest Whitker, Tyrese Gibson, and Naomie Harris. It’s director is Antoine Fuqua and the script was penned by Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter. Oddly enough, Eminem was originally attached for the lead role. There

Lucasfilm Reaffirms Josh Trank As ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off Director; Will Appear At Celebration With Gareth Edwards has announced that both Gareth Edwards director of Rogue One and Josh Trank will be apart of a discussion at the Star Wars Celebration 2015 in April, check out the press release below. Kathleen Kennedy, Kiri Hart and Pablo Hidalgo will be joined by directors Gareth Edwards and Josh Trank, who will share their experiences