Isn’t it about time we had another buzzy thriller novel adapted for the big screen? Particularly one starring the sensational Emily Blunt? After the success of Gillian Flynn’s “Gone Girl,” directed by David Fincher and starring Ben Affleck...Show More Summary
Remember the 1997 David Fincher film The Game? If so, keep that firmly in mind when you watch the trailer for Netflix’s new original psychological thriller Rebirth. There are some definite similarities and I’m all for it! “Get up. Go to work. Come home, dinner, bed, do it all again. That’s life, every day, every […]
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David Fincher films tend to stand out as extreme affairs; even when muted procedurals about obsession like Zodiac retain that sense of claustrophobic intensity that few other filmmakers can replicate. A previous video showed how Fincher...Show More Summary
It’s interesting when a director like David Fincher decides to step away from the action and place his camera far away from the scene to capture the world from an outsider’s point of view. Those long shots can reveal the isolation of his characters and can also provide a unique view that lets us take a breath as we’re absorbing everything that’s going on. Read more...
Deadpool director Tim Miller describes how two very influential voices in Hollywood helped get his unconventional superhero movie made.
NECA has released a ton of photos and details for their upcoming Aliens Season 8 line, which focuses on David Fincher’s Alien 3. The figures included are Ellen Ripley (complete with shaved head), the dog alien, and the Weyland-Yutani commando. Series 8 focuses on 1992’s Alien 3, and includes Weyland Yutani Commando, Dog Alien, and […]
Some 17 years after Brad Pitt and David Fincher brought Chuck Palahniuk’s Fight Club to the big screen, another of the cult author’s novels will be turned into a movie. Palahniuk’s Kickstarter campaign to fund a film adaptation of his book Lullaby successfully reached its $250,000 budget goal on June 4. Show More Summary
Following up the disastrous experience of making Alien 3, director David Fincher made the uncompromising and unforgettable thriller, Se7en. Instead of directing a butchered version of Andrew Kevin Walker‘s hot spec script, Fincher and...Show More Summary
Can David Fincher's serial killer movie make it past Devin and Amy? Read more...
It's like David Fincher's The Game meets 21 & Over with a touch of The Purge.
David Fincher is one of my favorite filmmakers still working today. He's a master of style and storytelling, with ten excellent films under his belt so far. Video editor Jacob Swinney has put together a new video essay taking a closer look at Fincher's extreme close-ups (he's made videos on Tarantino's "ECUs" and PTA's "ECUs", too). Show More Summary
You may have seen Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård at work in flicks like Good Will Hunting, Dancer in the Dark, and David Fincher's version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. He's always interesting to watch, and that's no different...Show More Summary
Who’s ready for another psycho-thriller? After David Fincher and Rosamund Pike brought Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl to life with aplomb in 2014, now it’s the turn of Paula Hawkins’ best-seller The Girl on the Train to get the big screen...Show More Summary
David Fincher’s 2010 film, The Social Network, did a great job of capturing the early days of Facebook and giving us a glimpse into the life of college-going Mark Zuckerberg. What it failed to show us was just how much of a startup bro young Zuck was back in the day. Show More Summary
Almost eight years ago director David Fincher optioned the movie rights to Eric Powell‘s Dark Horse comic book series The Goon, which started back in 1999. Over the years, Blur’s animated project has struggled to acquire financing. Back in 2013, after a successful Kickstarter campaign, Powell said the comic book adaptation was still moving forward. Show More Summary
Aaron Sorkin has collaborated with some of the best filmmakers working today. Bennett Miller (Moneyball), Danny Boyle (Steve Jobs), and David Fincher (The Social Network) — all of them made first-rate films out of Sorkin’s first-rate writing. Show More Summary
Aaron Sorkin is a douchenozzle. It is known. Let's put that aside for one brief moment, however, to hear his telling of how David Fincher, and Scott Rudin worked to make The Social Network as great as it is. Bearing...
Jonathan Groff will be hanging up his crown as King George in Hamilton. We all knew it would be coming: Groff will play the lead in David Fincher's Netflix drama, Mindhunter, based on a book by an FBI special agent who profiles and tracks serial killers. Rory O'Malley, who will... More »