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New Muhammad Ali Movie In Development

Hollywood has announced plans for a movie centred on boxing legend Muhammad Ali’s refusal to be inducted into the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Per Variety, the film is based on Leigh Montville’s “Sting ...

Ben Stiller To Direct Crooked Cops Drama THE SEVEN FIVE

The folks over at Collider are hearing word that Ben Stiller is looking to follow-up his Award-winning work on ‘Escape at Dannemora,’ with the actor/filmmaker in talks to direct the crime drama ‘The Seven Five....

Naomi Ackie to Lead Whitney Houston Biopic

British actress Naomi Ackie (‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,’ ‘The End of the F***ing World,’ ‘Lady Macbeth’) has landed the role of iconic pop singer Whitney Houston in the biopic ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebo...

Saoirse Ronan Joins 1950-Set Murder Mystery

‘This Country’ director Tom George is set to take the helm for an untitled murder mystery thriller with Saoirse Ronan, Sam Rockwell and David Oyelowo attached to star. Featuring a script by Mark Chappell, th...

Oscar Isaac Cast as Solid Snake in METAL GEAR SOLID Movie

The long-gesting big screen adaptation of ‘Metal Gear Solid’ looks to be finally moving forward, with Oscar Isaac (‘Dune,’ ‘Moon Knight,’ ‘Francis and The Godfather’) closing a deal to play franchise hero Solid...

European Film Awards 2020 – Final Winners

It is an understatement to say that 2020 has been a strange year for everyone; in the strangest of years, The European Film Awards did not let restrictions and the fact that we could not all gather in Iceland f...

Jamie Foxx to Play Vampire Hunter in DAY SHIFT

Jamie Foxx (‘Soul,’ ‘Project Power’) has signed on to produce and star in the vampire feature ‘Day Shift’ for Netflix, Deadline has learned. Featuring a script by Tyler Tice, with revisions by Shay Hatten (‘...

Live-Action ADDAMS FAMILY Series Coming from Tim Burton

Get ready to click your fingers! ‘Beetlejuice’ and Edward Scissorhands’ director Tim Burton will reportedly lend his gothic playfulness to a new live-action series of everyone’s favourite creepy crawly family, ...

Ben Wheatley To Helm THE MEG Sequel

Jason Statham’s 2018 giant shark thriller hit ‘The Meg’ is set for the sequel treatment, with the team over The Hollywood Reporter bringing word that ‘Kill List’ and ‘Free Fire’ writer-director Ben Wheatley has...

Clint Eastwood to Direct and Star in CRY MACHO

Filmmaking legend Clint Eastwoord, who turned 90 years old shows no signs of slowing down, having signed on to direct and star in the adventure-drama ‘Cry Macho.’ Based on the 1975 novel by N. Richard Nash, ...

Sega’s YAKUZA Game Franchise Heads to the Big Screen

The folks over at Variety are hearing word that Japanese videogame giant Sega is teaming up with 1212 Entertainment and Wild Sheep Content to develop a live-action feature based on the hit videogame franchise ‘...