Jared Leto, Darren Aronofsky Teaming With Blumhouse For Supernatural Thriller ‘Adrift’

It seems MGM is looking to make the first major acquisition of 2021. Per Deadline, the studio is nearing a deal to nab Adrift. The project is being described as a supernatural thriller from The Ring scribe Koji Suzuki. Jared Leto is attached to star in the picture while Darren Aronofsky is set to direct. … Continue reading Jared Leto, Darren Aronofsky Teaming With Blumhouse For Supernatural Thriller ‘Adrift’

‘Pink Panther’ Revamp In The Works From ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Director

It's been more than a decade since Steve Martin graced the silver screen as everybody's favorite bumbling inspector, Jacques Clouseau. Now, according to The Hollywood Reporter, MGM is ready to wake the sleeping panther once more. That's right, Jeff Fowler, who directed the recent Sonic the Hedgehog adaptation, is set to reinvent The Pink Panther … Continue reading ‘Pink Panther’ Revamp In The Works From ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Director

Ben Wheatley Directing Alicia Vikander In ‘Tomb Raider’ Sequel

Lara Croft still has cinematic mountains to climb. From Deadline, Oscar-winner Alicia Vikander is set to return as the iconic video game explorer in a sequel to last year’s Tomb Raider. Acclaimed Kill List and Free Fire Director Ben Wheatley is taking over directing duties. Wheatley will once again work from a script written by … Continue reading Ben Wheatley Directing Alicia Vikander In ‘Tomb Raider’ Sequel

Simply Put: Exploring The Complicated History Of The ‘Child’s Play’ Film Rights & Why We’re Getting Two Chucky’s

You might be aware of MGM's upcoming remake of Child's Play, the supernatural slasher cult classic that introduced the world to Chucky, the now iconic redheaded killer doll. The film was the brainchild of Don Mancini and produced by long-time collaborator David Kirschner. Brad Dourif played voodoo-crazed homicidal maniac Charles Lee Ray and also voiced … Continue reading Simply Put: Exploring The Complicated History Of The ‘Child’s Play’ Film Rights & Why We’re Getting Two Chucky’s

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Directors Overseeing New Slate Of Remakes For MGM

MGM is currently developing a hot slate of remakes of films from their own classic library and have hired Joe and Anthony Russo to oversee their production. In what is being referred to as a "multi-film non-exclusive creative partnership," the duo are co-developing, co-producing and co-financing a handful of the films through their ABGO Films … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Directors Overseeing New Slate Of Remakes For MGM