It’s been a long wait, but 20th Century Fox and director Matthew Vaughn have finally revealed the first trailer for Kingsman: The Golden Circle. The sequel finds Eggsy (Taron Egerton) crossing the pond to team up with the elite spy agency’s American counterpart, The Statesmen.
It’s been an excruciatingly long wait, but now that Rogue One’s theatrical run is in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look to the future of the Star Wars franchise. During a panel at Star Wars Celebration this morning, the first trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi was unveiled by director Rian Johnson, and you can check it out right here.
Universal had the perfect opportunity to close the book on the Fast and Furious series after the seventh installment, which saw Paul Walker’s character driving off into the sunset in a moving tribute to the actor, who tragically perished during production. There was a sense of closure about those final moments, and longtime fans of the franchise knew things wouldn’t be the same.
After a lackluster second installment, Marvel Studios definitely needed to shake things up to get the Thor series back on track, and the selection of The Hunt for the Wilderpeople director Taika Waititi to helm the third entry was certainly a bold move. Luckily, that decision seems destined to pay off in a big way, because the first teaser trailer for Thor: Ragnarok has just dropped, and it’s fantastic.
We’ve already covered two of the nation’s biggest film festivals this year, but we aren’t done yet! As the old saying goes, there’s no place like home, so we’re thrilled to be spending the next few days hanging out at the 2017 Phoenix Film Festival.
The Phoenix Symphony will be performing Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in Concert on October 6, 7 and 8, 2017 and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert on January 5, 6 & 7, 2018 as part of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series. You may remember we ran a giveaway last October for The Phoenix Symphony’s Halloween at Hogwarts and we’ve teamed up once again to give our readers the amazing opportunity to score a pair of tickets to the Harry Potter Film Concert Series performance of your choice before tickets even go on sale to the…
Ghost in the Shell is one of the most popular and easily the most widely recognized anime property in the genre, so of course it was going to get the big bucks live-action Hollywood remake. It took more than twenty years to finally get there, but Ghost in the Shell boasts the star power of Scarlett Johansson in the lead role and the visuals of director Rupert Wyatt (Snow White and the Huntsman) to help hack into a new generation of fans.
Joss Whedon is in talks to write, direct, and produce a Batgirl solo film for Warner Bros. within the DCEU. Didn’t see that one coming, did ya? Variety broke the news that the director known for creating Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, and directing both Avengers films for Marvel is close to a deal to bring Barbara Gordon, aka Batgirl, to the big screen.
Stephen King’s mammoth 1986 horror novel IT is considered one of the best works of the author’s illustrious career, and was previously adapted into a TV miniseries that was admittedly terrifying – thanks to Tim Curry’s performance as Pennywise the Clown – but felt a bit watered-down when compared to the source material. And in the age of remakes and reboots, it’s no surprise that Hollywood is taking another crack at the book.
Harry Potter fans finally know where exactly to find those fantastic beasts: in their very own home theaters with the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them out today on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD.