Fantasia International Film Festival 2017 Review: ‘Le Manior’ (The Mansion) brings a the scares and the one liners.

LE MANOIR(“The Mansion”)When a group of 20 something friends plan a New Year’s Eve getaway at an old mansion, things get heated when accusations fly, drugs and alcohol are plenty, and there is no signal for phones or wifi. Oh, and did I mention they start dying one by one? While this may sound like you’ve already seen this movie Read More →

Welcome to a new world of gods and monsters…Universals’ Dark Universe!

Universal Pictures announced today that its series of films reviving the studio’s classic monster characters for a new generation will be known as “Dark Universe.” Dark Universe films will be distinguished by performances from some of the most talented and popular global superstars stepping into iconic roles, as well as electric new talents whose careers are starting to break through. Read More →


Lisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of the acclaimed Millennium book series created by Stieg Larsson, will return to the screen in The Girl in the Spider’s Web, a first-time adaptation of the recent global bestseller written by David Lagercrantz.  Fede Alvarez, the director of 2016’s breakout thriller Don’t Breathe, will helm the project from a screenplay by Read More →

Domhnall Gleeson and Margot Robbie to Star in ‘Goodbye Christopher Robin’

Fox Searchlight Pictures announced today that Domhnall Gleeson (The Revenant) is set to play well known author and Winnie the Pooh creator A. A. Milne with Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as his wife Daphne.  The film will be directed by Simon Curtis (Woman in Gold) and written by Frank Cottrell Boyce (Millions) and Simon Vaughan (“War and Read More →

Reel News Daily Exclusive Clip: Go Behind-the-scenes of the WAR & PEACE mini-series coming to Blu-Ray May 10th.

BBC recently produced a spectacular new adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s timeless novel, where three young people experience life, love and loss against the epic backdrop of Russia’s wars with Napoleon. The 6 episode mini-series was filled to the brim with talented actors that included Lily James, Paul Dano, James Norton, Tuppence Middleton, and Jim Broadbent to name a few. With breathtaking period Read More →

Broad Green Pictures Announces ‘Entering Hades’ Starring Michael Fassbender

Broad Green Pictures has closed the rights to Entering Hades, a project based on John Leake’s true crime novel. Storyscape Entertainment’s Bob Cooper (Amistad, John Tucker Must Die) and Richard Saperstein (Se7en, Hancock, 1408) have teamed up with Conor McCaughan (Assassin’s Creed, Slow West) and Daniel Emmerson (Assassin’s Creed) of Academy Award nominee Michael Fassbender’s DMC Film to produce the Read More →

Interview: ‘JAMES WHITE’ writer/director Josh Mond and star Christopher Abbott talk about this visceral film that takes hold of the viewer.

I had the opportunity to sit down with writer/director Josh Mond and star Christopher Abbott of JAMES WHITE this week. We chat this volatile and spectacular film and how it effected everyone involved. Liz: Congratulations. I love everything from the structure of  the film to how in your face it is from absolute go. There is no moment of downtime, which Read More →

Jeffrey Dean Morgan Cast as Negan in The Walking Dead!

The search is finally over! The Hollywood Reporter is naming Jeffrey Dean Morgan as the actor who has won the coveted role on the villain Negan in “The Walking Dead.” The actor will debut during the season 6 finale and will continue on to season 7. Negan is the leader of a group of over 50 survivors in Washington, DC Read More →

Chloe Moretz to Star in ‘The Little Mermaid’

Variety is reporting that Chloe Moretz will star in Working Title and Universal Pictures’ The Little Mermaid, a live action adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale. No director has been announced, but Richard Curtis (Love Actually) in talks to write the script. Previously Sofia Coppola was attached to direct, but, according to the trade, Coppola’s unwillingness to go with a Read More →

Ellen Page in Talks to Star in ‘Flatliners’ Remake

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Ellen Page is in talks with Sony to star in an upcoming remake of the 1990 film Flatliners, which has The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo director Niels Arden Oplev set to helm with Source Code writer Ben Ripley writing the screenplay. The 1990 original, which was directed by Joel Schumacher and starred Kiefer Sutherland, Julia Roberts, William Baldwin, Oliver Platt, and Kevin Bacon, follows a Read More →

Vin Diesel has Found His ‘Furious 8’ Director

Vin Diesel took to Facebook to announce that Straight Outta Compton director F. Gary Gray would helm the upcoming action sequel, Furious 8, the next installment in the Fast & Furious franchise. This news comes days after Diesel announced that they are looking to close out the franchise with a final trilogy. Word of a list of potential Fast 8 helmers was released yesterday and included Straight Outta Read More →

What Do You Get When You Mix Josh Homme, Justice, Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins, Grace Jones and Lemmy? ‘Gutterdämmerung’!

The forthcoming loud and dark fairytale Gutterdämmerung is a new rock ‘n’ roll / film / gig concept from the mind of Belgian-Swedish visual artist Bjorn Tagemose. Gutterdämmerung is part rock show part immersive cinema experience featuring some of the biggest rock names on the planet including Grace Jones, Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins, Eagles Of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes, Motörhead’s Read More →

You’re Terminated…NBC Finds Donald Trump’s Replacement for the Celebrity Apprentice

NBC has found its new host of Celebrity Apprentice and it’s none other than the former Governor of California and iconic actor, Arnold Schwarzenegger! “We are thrilled to be opening a powerful new chapter in the story of the Apprentice franchise,” NBC alternative programming chief Paul Telegdy said in a statement. “Arnold Schwarzenegger is the epitome of a global brand in entertainment and Read More →

Ronda Rousey to Star in ‘Road House’ Remake

Variety is reporting that UFC sensation Ronda Rousey is set to star in a remake Road House playinbg a female version of the role Patrick Swayze played from the original film. Production on the film is slated to begin next year with the search for a writer to pen the screenplay currently underway. Rousey took to Twitter shortly after the announcement: — Ronda Rousey (@RondaRousey) September Read More →

ABC and Marvel Announce Agent’s of S.H.I.E.L.D Spin-off Series Starring Adrianne Palicki

After publicly denouncing earlier this year that any spin-off show of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” was in development anymore, ABC seems to have had a change of heart and it appears we’re getting a Mockingbird show! Titled “Marvel’s Most Wanted,” the drama will focus on popular “S.H.I.E.L.D” characters Adrianne Palicki‘s Bobbi Morse (also known as Mockingbird) and Nick Blood’s Lance Hunter. “S.H.I.E.L.D”  producers Jeffrey Read More →

Dwayne Johnson Boards Disney’s ‘The Jungle Cruise’

Get ready to ride the Jungle Cruise with The Rock! The Hollywood Reporter brings news that Dwayne Johnson is teaming up with Disney to bring a live-action film based on their popular theme park attraction, Jungle Cruise to theaters! Writer-director pair John Requa and Glenn Ficarra (Focus) will write the script for the film. “[Disney production president] Sean Bailey and Disney have been awesome partners and Read More →

Tom Hiddleston is Hank Williams in ‘I Saw the Light’

NOVEMBER 27th, 2015 limited release (followed by nationwide expansion) Written and Directed by: Marc Abraham Written by: Marc Abraham based on the book “Hank Williams: The Biography” by Colin Escott Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth Olsen, Cherry Jones, Bradley Whitford, Maddie Hasson, Wren Schmidt I SAW THE LIGHT, the story of the legendary country western singer Hank Williams, who in his Read More →

Zac Efron will co-star with Dwayne Johnson in the ‘Baywatch’ movie

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Zac Efron will co-star opposite Dwayne Johnson in the upcoming TV show adaptation Baywatch for Paramount Pictures. Based on one of the most popular shows of all time, globally, the film will be directed by  by Seth Gordon (Horrible Bosses) and will star Johnson as a by-the-book lifeguard who is forced to team up with a young rule-flouting hothead (Efron) in order Read More →

‘The Devil in the White City’ Coming with Scorsese and DiCaprio

The big screen adaptation of Erik Larson’s best-selling true crime tale The Devil in the White City is on its way! Deadline is reporting that Paramount Pictures has picked up the rights to the novel with the plan being for a big screen adaptation with Leonardo DiCaprio and director Martin Scorsese. This would be the sixth movie that DiCaprio and Scorsese have made together. Academy Award nominee Billy Ray (Captain Phillips) Read More →

Not So Fast! Channing Tatum Signs on for Gambit

Squashing reports saying that Channing Tatum was walking away from the Gambit movie at 20th Century Fox comes a report from The Hollywood Reporter that the actor has closed a deal to to star and produce in the upcoming X-Men spin-off film. According to the trade, Fox sees Tatum’s character being involved in the X-Men universe for the foreseeable future. Think Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine and Read More →