Insiders claim that the project is currently dead, but it's unclear if New Line will look for another writer to craft a different take. Cary Fukunaga also co-wrote the screenplay with Chase Palmer, so it seems clear that his take on the project has been completely scrapped. The director was planning on making a two-part adaptation of Stephen King's original novel. The first movie was set to follow a group of childhood friends known as The Losers Club, who defeat the evil supernatural entity disguised as a clown named Pennywise. The second movie would be set years later, with the Losers Club as adults, as they are forced to face Pennywise yet again. … [Read more...] about Stephen King’s IT Movie Loses Director Cary Fukunaga
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Jeffrey Wright: I was struck by all of it. You know, I'm a parent, and I hear Hunger Games, kids killing kids. That's entertainment. Huh? (Laughs). My protective antennae went up, but then I saw the movie and I read the script for Catching Fire and then I read all three books, when I realized there was a deeper level of allegory and social commentary being presented that was well considered and targeted towards a younger audience, in a way that's rare. Particularly with this movie, parents will be thrilled for their kids to go on this journey, and ask these questions about the challenges that this society is facing and that the characters within this society are facing, because they're obviously relevant. … [Read more...] about Jeffrey Wright Talks The Hunger Games: Catching Fire [Exclusive]
It looks like, at long last, Daniel Craig has been persuaded to return as James Bond for one final movie. Maybe. An announcement hasn't yet been made by the studio, but a new report claims that series producer Barbara Broccoli has managed to persuade the actor to return for James Bond 25, despite saying that he would rather "slash his wrists" than do another one after Spectre finished filming. But for now, this should be regarded as a rumor, though if it is true, things are looking good. … [Read more...] about Daniel Craig Wants to Do One Last James Bond Movie?
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Bell also directed the first The Boy for STX. He is in the final stages of post-production on his next feature, Separation, a Brooklyn-set supernatural thriller starring Emmy Award nominee Rupert Friend and Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner Brian Cox. His other credits include The Devil Inside, Wer and Stay Alive. He is represented by ICM Partners and Jackoway Austen Tyerman Wertheimer Mandelbaum Morris Bernstein Trattner & Klein. … [Read more...] about ‘Brahms: The Boy II’s William Brent Bell To Direct ‘Orphan’ Prequel ‘Esther’ For eOne – EFM