One interesting element of the new Star Wars project are the villains. The High Republic’s creative team seem to be making a concerted effort to move away from the whole Jedi vs Sith dichotomy and try something new. As explained in the teaser trailer, we’ll see the Jedi struggling to contain the “Nihil”, who are described as “space Vikings”. So who are these guys?
The Matrix 4’s production in San Francisco has led to approximately $2,000 worth of damage to street lamps and a nearby advertising billboard.
After Watchmen and Aquaman, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is quickly becoming one of the biggest names in Hollywood. Next up, the actor is taking his talents to the horror genre with the Candyman reboot and we may now have a better idea of the role he’ll be playing in the film.
The more casting news we hear about the Resident Evil movie reboot, the more we get a picture of what the project will be like. It’s being directed by 47 Meters Down helmer Johannes Roberts, who’s promised a “super, super scary” movie that’ll “get back to the roots of the games” and we’ve also heard recently that the film is eyeing Titans star Brenton Thwaites and Zombieland’s Abigail Breslin as Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine, respectively. That (and reports of Albert Wesker being involved) seemed to indicate that the film would adapt the first Resident Evil game, which stars those characters.
The Rocky actor looked battered and bruised in this set pic from his upcoming superhero movie, Samaritan.
Creed 3 is officially moving forward. The spin-off series of the Rocky franchise starring Michael B. Jordan is two movies in and there’s no indication of anyone at the studio throwing in the towel (Sorry).
Deadline brings word that James Mangold, director of Logan and Ford v. Ferrari, has entered early talks to helm Indiana Jones 5 for Disney.
Lionsgate’s Spiral: From The Book of Saw has officially landed an R rating ahead of its release in May.
Page Six is reporting this week that Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp once threatened to burn and drown his ex-wife Amber Heard.
One of the cooler movies of 2018 was the sci-fi action flick Upgrade. Sort of a new-age Robocop, it follows a husband and wife who are ambushed while heading home one night. The wife dies, but her husband survives and is paralyzed from the neck down.