Aladdin Director Reveals An Unexpected Influence For A Whole New World

The Aladdin co-director explains that Superman served as the inspiration for the well-known song “A Whole New World.” John Musker and Ron Clements, the directors of The Little Mermaid, oversaw the endearing production, which starred Scott Weinger in the title role with Linda Larkin as Jasmine and Robin…

“Thunderbolts” And “Stranger Things” Will Both Be Filmed Simultaneously By David Harbour

David Harbour says that he will be filming Thunderbolts and the forthcoming Stranger Things season simultaneously. Harbour has been acting for a while, but his depiction of Jim Hopper in the 2016 Netflix series Stranger Things catapulted him to international fame.  Now that time, Hopper has evolved into…

Jamie Lee Curtis Provides A Positive Update for Freaky Friday 2

Regarding the possibilities for a Freaky Friday 2 update, Jamie Lee Curtis provided encouraging news. The now-cult comedy, in which Curtis and Lindsay Lohan played a mother and daughter who switch bodies, was released 19 years ago.  The 2003 movie, directed by Mark Walters, was a remake of…

The Director Of Bioshock Promises To Maintain The Tone Of The Game

Francis Lawrence, who directed the video game adaptation “BioShock,” affirms that the tone of the next film would be faithful to the video game. The original “BioShock” game, which was released in 2007, received praise for its surprising plot, striking visuals, and challenging topics.  The long-gestating movie version…

Keanu Reeves To Return As “John Wick” In Ana De Armas Starrer Film Ballerina

The 2014 Keanu Reeves-led revenge action thriller John Wick (Certified Fresh at 86%) wasn’t a financial success ($86 million globally), but Lionsgate persisted with a sequel called John Wick: Chapter 2 (Certified Fresh at 89%), which nearly doubled the first movie’s total ($171 million globally) and gave rise…

Disney Revealed H.E.R. Will Play Princess Belle In Beauty And The Beast Remake

Disney has announced that R&B singer H.E.R will play Belle in the forthcoming ABC special Beauty And The Beast: A 30th Celebration. The actress shared her delight at landing the role, which will be recorded in front of a live audience, saying: “I can’t believe I get to…

Diana Ross and Tame Impala Share “Turn up the Sunshine” Video

The countdown to the release of Illumination’s forthcoming animated flick Minions: The Rise of Gru and its soundtrack continues. The official music video for Diana Ross and Tame Impala’s upbeat track “Turn Up The Sunshine” debuts ahead of its global July 1 release. Neither Ross nor Tame Impala…

Adam Sandler’s Taking A Risk In The Hustle Trailer

Adam Sandler is a huge basketball enthusiast, and he’s bringing that passion to the big screen with his new Netflix feature, Hustle.  Hustle, directed by Jeremiah Zagar and written by Taylor Materne and Will Fetters, is the story of Staley Beren (Sandler), a down-on-his-luck basketball scout who discovers…

Spider-Man Director Jon Watts Drops Out Of Fantastic Four

Nearly three years ago, in 2019, following the completion of Disney’s acquisition of the 20th Century Fox film and television rights, Kevin Feige of Marvel Studios disclosed formal plans for a fifth feature film adaption of the Fantastic Four superheroes. That announcement was followed in late 2020 by…

Daniel Radcliffe Transforms Into “Weird Al” Yankovic in First Trailer for Roku Biopic

Daniel Radcliffe, wig and all, will play “Weird Al” Yankovic on the accordion in the forthcoming biopic Weird: The Al Yankovic Story. The first trailer for the biopic was shown during Roku’s NewFronts event on Tuesday at the Chelsea Factory in New York City. Yankovic, who is presently…