Celebrated British writer Deborah Moggach has described numerous delays holding up a release for the film adaptation of her popular novel Tulip Fever as ‘beyond maddening’.
Want to give your Hollywood remake a new spin? How about swapping the men for women…?
For filmmakers, an attempt at retiring must echo the plot of His Girl Friday. Try as they might, directors simply can’t escape the attraction of getting behind the camera. First returned Hayao Miyazaki and now Steven Soderbergh is back with Logan Lucky, a fun but bizarrely ill-conceived heist caper from (questionably-real) first-time writer Rebecca Blunt.
Matt Vogel has debuted his take on Jim Henson’s original Muppet star.
Film has been underway on Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp for just over a month now, so fans of the Super-Studio’s output are long overdue a sneak peak.
There’s an undeniable neatness to the concept of an indie film, about overcoming socioeconomic obstacles to realise your dreams, being plucked from relative obscurity for wide release. As with Michael Showalter’s delightful The Big Sick, earlier this year, Patti Cake$ – from feature-newcomer Geremy Jasper – is a beneficiary of such a ‘rags to riches’ journey, having been snapped up by Fox at Sundance for an impressive $9.5m.
If reports are to be believed, a Joker origins story is on its way from comic book producers DC – but it comes with a twist and a potential for a whole Universe of ‘Extended’ ramifications.