For the time being, Flanagan is far from done with the horror genre and is busy directing the upcoming series The Haunting of Bly Manor for Netflix. The series, which is a creation of Flanagan's, tells the story of a young governess hired by a man to look after his niece and nephew at the family country house after they fall into his care. Arriving at the Bly estate, she begins to see apparitions that proceed to haunt the premises. The show is scheduled to premiere on Netflix later this year on October 9, 2020. … [Read more...] about Doctor Sleep Director Wishes He Could Take on Stephen King’s The Dark Tower
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A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting (October 14) In A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting, when high school freshman Kelly Ferguson (Tamara Smart) reluctantly agrees to babysit Jacob Zellman (Ian Ho) on Halloween, the last thing she expects is to be recruited into an international secret society of babysitters who protect kids with special powers from monsters. In order to keep Jacob safe from harm, Kelly teams with no-nonsense chapter Vice President Liz Lerue (Oona Laurence), tech genius Berna Vincent (Troy Leigh-Anne Johnson), creature expert Cassie Zhen (Lynn Masako Cheng) and potions master Curtis Critter (Ty Consiglio) to defeat a Boogeyman known as "The Grand Guignol" (Tom Felton), a glamorous witch named "Peggy Drood" (Indya Moore) and their legion of mysterious monsters. Based on the first installment of Joe Ballarini's popular scary book series of the same name, A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting is directed by Rachel Talalay, produced by Ivan Reitman and Amie Karp, … [Read more...] about Netflix and Chills: Every New Scary Movie and TV Show Streaming on Netflix for Halloween Time
Rosamund Pike stars as a legal conservator running a lucrative guardianship grift who strikes trouble when she messes with a gangster played by Peter Dinklage in this acidic thriller. Seldom has a film's title been more thoroughly doused in darkest irony than J. Blakeson's breathtakingly vicious thriller I Care a Lot. In a role that makes riveting use of her chilly poise, Rosamund Pike brings crisp efficiency and dead-eyed amorality to a legal conservator scamming defenseless seniors out of their assets as she and her co-conspirators take control of their lives, shutting out pesky family members whenever necessary. At a time when governments in many countries seem to be abandoning traditional watchdog responsibilities and turning a blind eye to corporate malfeasance, the phrase "ward of the state" here takes on an alarming new meaning. … [Read more...] about ‘I Care a Lot’: Film Review | TIFF 2020
"There could be that Hagrid crossover, which would be very interesting. Is that what people are saying? I didn't know that. I always thought about that, because I love Hagrid. Who doesn't love Hagrid?" RELATED: Johnny Depp Wants Defamation Case Delayed So He Can Shoot Fantastic Beasts 3 Sadly, Fogler sounds like he is none the wiser when it comes to an appearance from Hagrid. He did however suggest that his character, muggle Jacob Kowalski, could become Hagrid's adopted father. "[Hagrid's mother Fridwulfa] is there and she comes to Newt and she's like, 'I have my baby boy, can you take care of him?' And Newt is like, 'Well, I'm a little busy.' And there's me, 'Alright, I'll take care of this giant kid,'" Fogler said with a laugh. "I thought that would be a fun connection there." … [Read more...] about Will Hagrid Return in Fantastic Beasts 3, or a Time-Traveling Hermione?
Luhrmann elated in a statement, “We’re back to, as Elvis liked to say, ‘taking care of business!’ It is a real privilege in this unprecedented global moment that Tom Hanks has been able to return to Australia to join Austin Butler and all of our extraordinary cast and crew to commence production on Elvis. I cannot emphasize enough how lucky we feel in the current climate that the state of Queensland, and Queenslanders in general, have been so supportive of this film. We thank our partners in the Queensland Government and Queensland Health for their extremely diligent process, so that we can be an example how creativity and productivity can proceed safely and responsibly in a way that protects our team and the community at large. We are all excited to start working with Tom Hanks when he is out of quarantine in two weeks.” … [Read more...] about ‘Elvis’: Baz Luhrmann-Tom Hanks Movie Returning To Production In Australia After COVID-19 Shutdown