Month: March 2018

The brilliant John Cho has officially boarded the cast of Sony’s The Grudge reimagining, according to Variety. He joins Demián Bichir (The Hateful Eight) and Andrea Riseborough (The Death Of Stalin), but there are not yet any details regarding the character he will be playing. This casting is of course excellent news, as John Cho
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Start your week off right with this gorgeous new trailer for Todd Haynes’ latest film Wonderstruck, which tells the tale of two children, Ben and Rose, living in different times by way of delicious magical realism.  And here’s a poster: You can read the synopsis for Wonderstruck here: From visionary, BAFTA-winning director of Far
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 And here’s a matching poster: Avengers: Infinity War stars Robert Downey Jr as Tony Stark/Iron Man, Chris Evans as Steve Rogers/Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner/Hulk, Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, Brie Larson as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel, Paul Rudd as Scott Lang/Ant-Man,
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Actress DeWanda Wise has officially left Captain Marvel. It hadn’t been confirmed who she would be playing before she exited, but the role was believed to be more than a bit-part. Wise’s decision to leave has come down to scheduling conflicts between the film and Season 2 of Spike Lee’s Netflix series She’s Gotta Have
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Autonomous arrives bearing the endorsement of William Gibson, Lauren Beukes and Neal Stephenson, and io9 co-founder Annalee Newitz’s debut lives up to the hype. It’s a cyberpunk thriller but the author is much more interested in big questions than big futuristic fight sequences. The story is divided between Jack, a pirate who reverse-engineers patented drugs
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We are hugely excited about Boots Riley’s much-buzzed indie debut Sorry To Bother You, which stars the excellent Lakeith Stanfield (Get Out, Death Note, Atlanta) as a telemarketer who finds himself on increasingly uncertain ground as he becomes more successful in an alternate universe version of Oakland, and the first trailer looks fantastic. The awesome
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Dan Gilroy’s upcoming Netflix horror-thriller has finally found an ensemble cast to accompany stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Rene Russo. Newly announced cast members include Zawe Ashton (Fresh Meat), Natalia Dyer (Stranger Things), Tom Sturridge (On The Road), Daveed Diggs (Wonder) , Toni Collette (Little Miss Sunshine) and John Malkovich (Con Air, Being John Malkovich). According
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Whether you’re planning on seeing Rampage or not, you should really watch this new promo clip. It’s a doozy:  Just wonderful. You can read the full synopsis for Rampage here: Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson), a man who keeps people at a distance, shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who
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It was confirmed back in February that multiple Star Wars TV series were in development, and now we know who one of those shows will be coming from. Jon Favreau, the director of Iron Man, The Jungle Book and Elf, has signed up to write and produce a live-action series for Disney’s new platform. He’s
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