Category Archives: Movie News

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: Baby Face to Replace Bryan Singer

Bohemian Rhapsody

Dexter Fletcher, a former child actor who made his debut in 1976’s Bugsy Malone, has replaced the fired Bryan Singer on the Freddie Mercury movie, titled Bohemian Rhapsody. The project is set up at 20th Century Fox.

Fletcher, who last directed Eddie the Eagle, which Fox distributed, will see the film through its last few weeks of shooting and will then oversee post-production.

First Plot Details Revealed for Quentin Tarantino’s Next Film

Tarantino’s Next Film

“It’s not Charles Manson, it’s 1969.” Quentin Tarantino recently clarified that his ninth film is not directly about the Manson Murders, and thanks to a new report, we now know what the roles will entail.

Vanity Fair posted a preliminary synopsis as follows:

Christopher Plummer Replacing Kevin Spacey in ‘All the Money in the World’

The Awards-Hopeful Drama

Following multiple sexual assault allegations against Kevin Spacey in recent weeks, Sony Pictures and director Ridley Scott have decided to remove all of his scenes in the awards-hopeful drama All the Money In the World and reshoot them with Oscar winner Christopher Plummer as the legendary Oil tycoon John Paul Getty.

Mark Strong in Talks to Play Villain in New Line Cinema’s ‘Shazam!’

New Line Cinema’s Film

Mark Strong is reportedly in early talks to join Shazam! as villain Doctor Sivana in the film, which stars Zachary Levi as the hero Captain Marvel.

The Wrap was the first to broke the news that the Green Lantern actor is in talks for the role of Billy Batson’s classic nemeses.

Robert Englund is Too Old for Playing Freddy Krueger

Nightmare On Elm Street

In an interview with EW, Robert Englund confirmed that he is “too old” to reprise his role as the iconic slasher, Freddy “Fred” Krueger.

“I’m too old to do another Freddy now. If I do a fight scene now it’s got to be real minimal because I can’t snap my head for eight different takes and different angles.

The Han Solo Movie Gets a Title

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Today, director Ron Howard has officially revealed the title for the “Star Wars” Han Solo spinoff and it isn’t such a big surprise:

Solo: A Star Wars Story.

Taika Waititi Would Cast Asian Leads for ‘Akira’ Remake

Whitewashing Concerns

Taika Waititi’s involvement with live-action Akira remake is still no sure thing, but the “Thor: Ragnarok” director did speak to IGN recently where he confirmed that there have been talks, but refused to reveal whether or not he’d take the project on.

One thing the filmmaker did reveal, however, was how he’d like to cast the film and how he would approach it.