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Adam McKay Says His Rewrites On 'Ant-Man' Made It "Bigger," "More Aggressive," And "Funnier"

fb.indiewire.com – While Marvelis now in full swing on "Ant-Man," with a summer 2015 release date plugged in and ready to go, Edgar Wright's long developed, but ultimately scrapped version, will forever be a big "what if?" in the cinematic comic canon. And while Wright has been largely mum on the whole situation, what is becoming increasingly clear is his vision didn't quite fit the broad, four quadrant needs of Marvel. 3 years 12 weeks ago via brucelee

‘My Little Pony’ Movie in the Works at Hasbro Studios (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com – Hasbro Studios has given the greenlight to a “My Little Pony” movie, with plans to release the animated film in 2017. The film will join “Jem and the Holograms” as the first to be produced through Allspark Pictures, a new label through which the company will self-finance or pair up with other companies to co-finance... 3 years 12 weeks ago via jetli

Parents Desensitized to Sex and Violence in Movies, Study Finds

variety.com – When it comes to sex and violence, the more parents see, the less they care. That’s the takeaway form a new study by the Annenberg Public Policy Center on the attitudes that parents of children aged 6 to 18 have towards film content that may be objectionable or disturbing. Researchers showed bloody or erotic scenes... 3 years 12 weeks ago via donnieyen

Adam McKay on 'Ant-Man' Rewrites: I Added Action, Worked on Dialogue With Paul Rudd

feedproxy.google.com – McKay says they tried to make the film "a little bigger, a little more aggressive, make it funnier in places" 3 years 12 weeks ago via donnieyen

‘Aquaman’ Star Jason Momoa's ‘Game of Thrones’ Audition Is Intense and Powerful (Video)

thewrap.com – Jason Momoa can look very intense, and he certainly had a commanding presence as the towering Khal Drogo on HBO's “Game of Thrones,” in his audition tape for that iconic role, he showed that he was more than capable of carrying the gravitas of the role with his performance of an ancestral war dance of the Māori people from New Zealand.

3 years 12 weeks ago via donnieyen

Specialty Box Office: 'Birdman' and 'Dear White People' Soar To Give One of Year's Best Indie Weekends

fb.indiewire.com – It was a huge weekend at the specialty box office thanks to Alejandro González Iñárritu's "Birdman" and Justin Simien's "Dear White People," both of which had one of the year's best limited debuts. 3 years 13 weeks ago via jackiechan

‘Doctor Strange’ Update: Colin Farrell Enters the Mix, But Don't Count Out Benedict or Joaquin (Exclusive)

thewrap.com – Benedict Cumberbatch and Joaquin Phoenix are still very much in the mix to star in “Doctor Strange,” while Marvel is also considering Colin Farrell for the coveted superhero role along with Keanu Reeves, an individual familiar with the high-profile project has told TheWrap. 3 years 13 weeks ago via brucelee

Confirmation That Jena Malone Will Play The Carrie Kelley Version Of Robin In Batman Vs. Superman

bleedingcool.com – Kirk Montgomery has been reporting for local station WILX10 in Michigan regarding the shoot for Batman Vs Superman, telling us about a planned shoot with Lex Luthor and Bruce Wayne having a fist fight at a party scene, including military intervention. But he does also confirm that Jena Malone will play Robin, which does seem to confirm the Carrie Kelley version of the character as appeared in Frank Miller and Klaus Janson‘s The Dark Knight Returns.

3 years 13 weeks ago via donnieyen

Brad Pitt’s ‘Fury’ Rolling to $25 Million Opening Weekend

variety.com – The “‘Fury’ Tanks” headlines have been put on ice. Brad Pitt’s World War II drama “Fury” will lead the U.S. box office without dominating with early projections portending an opening of as high as $25 million. Sony’s tank tale, also starring Shia LaBeouf and Logan Lerman, should easily top “Gone Girl,” the closest contender with... 3 years 13 weeks ago via jackiechan

Coen Brothers' 'Hail, Caesar!' Adds Four (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – David Krumholtz, Patrick Fischler, Fisher Stevens, and Clancey Brown are joining the Hollywood tale 3 years 13 weeks ago via brucelee

Adam McKay Talks Rewriting ANT-MAN with Paul Rudd; Reveals They Added “a Giant Action Sequence”, Made the Film Bigger and “a Little More Aggressive”

collider.com – While Ant-Man was one of the first feature film projects that Marvel Studios began developing, it went through some rather dramatic changes just months before finally starting production this summer. 3 years 13 weeks ago via donnieyen

Local reporter believes Detroit extra knows major character spoiler for 'Batman v Superman'

hitfix.com – A Detroit TV station broadcast a story about the location shoot for 'Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice,' and may have revealed a major character spoiler in the process, but the way the story's being spread across the Internet seems to be getting muddled quickly. 3 years 13 weeks ago via brucelee

Digital Tracking: ‘Fury’ to Blast Away Box Office Competition with $32 Million

variety.com – Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? Moviepilot – which studies social data and box office trends – analyzes this weekend’s new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the methodology behind the numbers is laid out in... 3 years 13 weeks ago via jackiechan

Deadpool Will Fit Into Overall 'X-Men' Universe

latino-review.com – The X-Men film series has certainly regained momentum in recent years after being considered all but finished with X-Men 3: The Last Stand. Now it seems like those behind the X-Men film franchise are trying to capitalize on this momentum by creating an X-Men shared film universe, much in the same vein that Marvel Films has done.Comicbook.com recently interviewed Simon Kinberg (writer of X-Men: 3 years 13 weeks ago via jackiechan

'23 Jump Street': Channing Tatum Has Doubts About Another Sequel

movieweb.com – When 21 Jump Street took the box office by storm in 2012, the movie essentially mocked itself, poking fun at remakes, reboots and tv-to-movie adaptations. That self-aware theme carried over into this summer's follow-up 22 Jump Street, which ended with a slew of sequel posters showing Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) going to medical school and every other possible school one can think of. 3 years 13 weeks ago via jackiechan
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