Author Archives: Edward Douglas
The Shape of Water filmmaker has just attached himself to co-write and direct a remake of the 1947 Fox film Nightmare Alley, both projects for Fox Searchlight.
Chon’s film won the NEXT category at the Sundance Film Festival, and he’ll be making his next film while at the same time appearing on ABC’s upcoming Deception as a regular.
Jason Reynolds’ finalist for the National Book Award had a small bidding war for the movie rights, which Universal won, getting De Luca and Legend as part of the package.
Directed by David Ayer (Suicide Squad, End of Watch), the Netflix movie could be a game-changer for the streaming service by being the only place to see Will Smith’s new movie.
Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone and Tessa Thompson are all returning for the sequel to the 2015 box office hit that put Stallone back in the Oscar race. Creed 2 is scheduled for release on Nov. 21, 2018.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is announcing the nominations for the 75th annual Golden Globes this morning with the winners announced on Sunday, January 7 at 5 PM PT/8 PM ET live on NBC, hosted by Seth Meyers.
A24’s The Disaster Artist, directed by and starring James Franco, enters the top 5 with an est. $6.4 million. Broad Green’s Just Getting Started isn’t… it bombed pretty badly its opening weekend.
The adaptation of Ernest Cline’s best-selling novel will be released on March 30. It stars Tye Sheridan (Mud), Mark Rylance, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. Miller and Simon Pegg.
Shameik Moore from Dope voices Miles Morales in the animated film produced by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (The LEGO Movie).
Krysten Ritter stars as the super-powered P.I. created by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Gaydos. Jessica Jones is only the second Marvel/Netflix series to get a second season so far.
Looking at a few reasons why the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences can cut back on the Best Picture nominees to make the main Oscar race seem that much more special.
We examine ten of the main categories in the annual awards from the Hollywood Foreign Press before nominations are announced Monday.
One of the more successful newer indie distributors has discovered the secrets of marketing and distribution to the point where they might have their best year yet with Lady Bird and The Disaster Artist.
James Franco’s The Disaster Artist faring well in first weekend of wide release, while Justice League and Wonder are in a close race for second place.
13 movies you might have missed or maybe some you’ve never even heard of, but hopefully will have a chance to watch before year’s end.
The finale to Wes Ball’s adaptation of James Dashner’s sci-fi series hits theaters January 26.
The remake of the Japanese manga by Yukito Kishiro stars Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley and Keean Johnson.
Payne and his production partners are joined by director Miguel Arteta, writer Roberto Benabib (Weeds) in this venture to adapt the Dutch series Holland’s Hoop.
Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy might put Jenkins back in the Oscar race for his supporting role as the friend and neighbor of a mute woman, played by Sally Hawkins.
The new film from Russian filmmaker Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan) already received an award at Cannes and is likely to receive many more accolades in the coming months.
BBC America will kick off this year’s annual tradition with a 7-day 24-hour marathon covering the last three actors that played the Doctor. Capaldi will be replaced by Jodie Whitaker for the next season.
The actor breaks away from big studio fare to take on his most challenging and satisfying role in Luca Guadagnino’s adaptation of André Aciman’s novel, as well as making his first foray on Broadway.
Wonder Woman, Dunkirk and The Post represent the studios while the seven other selections were all independent films.
Jon Shestack Productions and Madhouse Entertainment will produce the film for the streaming network.
Six Ghost-Spider (aka Spider-Gwen) digital shorts will be followed by a feature-length film featuring voice talent that includes Dove Cameron, Chloe Bennet, Tyler Posey, Kim Raver and BooBoo Stewart.
Ron Shelton’s comedy Just Getting Started, starring Morgan Freeman and Tommy Lee Jones, takes on James Franco’s The Disaster Artist as it expands nationwide.