January 18, 2018

“Finding Nemo” Sequel Hits Nov 2015

It's official - "Finding Dory" will hit screens on November 25th 2015. Disney & Pixar used Facebook today to announce both the title and release date for the upcoming "Finding Nemo" sequel. Albert Brooks and Ellen DeGeneres are both confirmed to be returning to voice Marlin and Dory respectively. The story is set a year after the first … [Read more...]

Redford Up For “Captain America” Sequel

Robert Redford is in negotiations to join the cast of "Captain America: Winter Soldier" at Marvel Studios. The story continues the adventures of Steve Rogers/Captain America (Chris Evans) and will focus on his relationship with sidekick Bucky (Sebastian Stan), who in the comics returns as the brainwashed assassin Winter Soldier. Redford will play … [Read more...]

Spielberg Talks “Tintin” Sequel Status

Steven Spielberg has confirmed that the next "The Adventures Of Tintin" movie is still chugging along with Spielberg producing and Peter Jackson directing. Spielberg says performance capture will likely start around the end of the year. It sounds like it will be after Jackson completes additional "Hobbit" filming mid-year and wraps the … [Read more...]

No Dorothy In The “Oz” Sequel

Producer Joe Roth says that a sequel to the just opened "Oz the Great and Powerful" has plenty of material to exploit. One thing that will "absolutely not" be involved however is the character of Dorothy Gale. Screenwriter Mitchell Kapner says: "It’s 20 years before Dorothy arrives. A lot can happen in that time." Source: The L.A. Times Dark … [Read more...]

More “Evil Dead” Sequel, Reboot Talk

Fede Alvarez's "Evil Dead" remake debuted at SXSW over the weekend, with early reviews generally positive from the kind of crowd that a film like this is designed for. All reviews, even the hesitant ones, are commenting on the sheer amount of gore and violence on display. Will the good buzz from the fest carry over to general audiences? We'll … [Read more...]

Sam Raimi Will Not Helm The “Oz” Sequel

Still out doing his "Oz The Great and Powerful" press commitments, filmmaker Sam Raimi has revealed that even if Disney plans to return to Oz, he won't be coming back. "I haven’t planned on directing the sequel. I did leave some loose ends for another director if they want to make the picture... I was attracted to this story but I don’t think the … [Read more...]

Kapner To Pen “Oz: Great & Powerful” Sequel

Despite decidedly mixed reviews, Disney's big-budget "Oz: The Great and Powerful" is tracking to open at $ 80-90 million this weekend in the United States. The studio is obviously confident enough as they are already moving forward with a sequel. The studio has hired Mitchell Kapner ("The Whole Nine Yards," "Romeo Must Die") to write a script … [Read more...]

Lawrence, Berry Give “X-Men” Sequel Updates

Jennifer Lawrence says that, unlike in "X-Men: First Class," she will wear a bodysuit for her role as Mystique in the sequel "X-Men: Days of Future Past". Lawrence says: "I'm so excited because I'm going to wear a body suit [in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past']. It will be from neck down so it will cut out time and the blisters." Lawrence reportedly … [Read more...]

A Sequel To “Sinister” In The Works

Blumhouse Productions is moving forward with a sequel to last year's surprisingly good micro-budget horror franchise "Sinister" which eOne will finance. The original starred Ethan Hawke as a true crime novelist who discovers a box of mysterious, disturbing home movies that plunge his family into a supernatural nightmare. Made on a budget of just … [Read more...]

Sequel News: Prometheus, Spidey, X-Men, Iron

Prometheus 2 Out doing publicity for "Dead Man Down," actress Noomi Rapace says development is still very much underway on a sequel to Ridley Scott's sci-fi epic "Prometheus". "They're working on the script. I met Ridley in London a couple of weeks ago. I would love to work with him again and I know that he would like to do another one. It's just … [Read more...]