Considering how iconic 1994's Lion King was, this remake certainly has a lot riding on it to be exceptional, but Favreau is making sure that in the midst of planning the new Lion King, they're keeping the original in mind in this way with casting.
Every year, the folks over at the American Film Institute (AFI) list films that they deem the most “culturally and artistically significant” films and TV shows and compile them in a list for all the world to see. What were the big, heavy-hitting stories Hollywood saw fit to put to celluloid. Show More Summary
In 2014, Facebook acquired Oculus—a scrappy start-up dedicated to resurrecting virtual reality—for $2 billion. Since then, every major player in the tech space (from Google and Microsoft to Sony and Samsung) has begun to prepare for a very virtual future. Show More Summary
What a beautiful animated short film. The Fisherman is a short created and animated by Luke Saunders, featuring a very unique visual style telling a heartfelt story about family and remembering our loved ones. The brief description of...Show More Summary
Image via Marvel Television You gotta love actors like Vincent D’Onofrio have. In addition to doing amazing work in their roles, they tend to have a real appreciation and respect for the material. When he was first cast in DaredevilShow More Summary
In this edition of Episode 8 Bits: Supreme Leader Snoke may be a little…different in Star Wars: Episode 8. Someone claims to know a single line of dialogue from the first Episode 8 trailer. John Williams will begin recording his Episode 8 score early next year. Show More Summary
"Something's not right..." Amazon Studios & Roadside Attractions have released the first official trailer for an action thriller titled The Wall, directed by Doug Liman (known for The Bourne Identity, Go, Edge of Tomorrow). The film stars Aaron Taylor Johnson and John Cena as a pair of soldiers pinned down near a wall by an Iraqi sniper. Show More Summary
A new report claims that the nefarious Supreme Leader Snoke will be portrayed as a huge practical effect in Star Wars 8.
Taraji's White Hot Holidays on Fox at 8:00pm ET. Special presentation. This variety show like presentation will feature holiday music and comedy skits with guests like Pharrell Williams, Missy Elliott, Snoop Dogg, Taye Diggs, and Tyler Perry as Madea. Obviously....
Image via Disney Jon Favreau seems to be one of the big golden geese in Hollywood. Despite the small hiccup he had following the success of Iron Man (which kicked off the highly successful Marvel Cinematic Universe), Favreau managedShow More Summary
A stop-motion tale for all ages. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
There are currently two competing Zelda Fitzgerald biopics in the works. Jennifer Lawrence and Scarlett Johansson are attached to play the iconic and troubled author and wife of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Neither film has been shot yet, but...Show More Summary
Betting against Leonardo DiCaprio used to be a pretty safe move back in the day when the actor simply could not get a win at the Oscars year after year. But Tom Hardy has learned the hard way to never wager with DiCaprio. When HardyShow More Summary
John Glenn, who died today at the age of 95, had a long career in the public eye, which gave him the superlatives of “first American to orbit the Earth” and “oldest man in space,” alongside a tenure as Democratic Senator from Ohio. In...Show More Summary
In this edition of Sequel Bits: Producer Frank Marshall talks all about Jurassic World 2… …and doesn’t talk much at all about Indiana Jones 5. J.A. Bayona promises to bring more animatronics to his Jurassic sequel. Are Simon Pegg and Doug Jung writing Star Trek 4? Ryan Gosling chats a little about Blade Runner 2049. Show More Summary
The title of "Most Overpaid Actor In Hollywood" has one again been bestowed upon a familiar face. Get the details!
John Pierson’s indispensable series finally gets a re-release. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
Doug Liman’s new sniper thriller The Wall faces a major marketing problem right out of the gate: How do you get audiences to come see The Wall when something called The Great Wall is waiting right around the corner? How do you convince...Show More Summary
Parmount has set a new October 2017 release date for the mysterious Cloverfield 3, but it's unclear if it's still Bad Robot's God Particle.
Ryan Reynolds has nothing bad to say about original director Tim Miller, calling the sequel smaller than the first Deadpool.