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Pierce Brosnan Says It's Time for a Female Bond

Pierce Brosnan Says It’s Time for a Female Bond

There have been rumors that we’re going to get a gender-bent version of James Bond for years. There are even rumors that Lashana Lynch will be a version of 007 in the next James Bond movie No Time To Die. There is a good chance that this will happen eventually but the idea does have […]

Alicia Vikander “Tomb Raider” Sequel Set with Ben Wheatley Directing

MGM is tapping Ben Wheatley (Free Fire, High-Rise) to direct the Tomb Raider sequel starring Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft. Based on the 1996 video game from Core Design and Crystal Dynamics of the same name, the franchise spawned 19 games and three films in its 23-year history. The first two films Lara Croft: Tomb […]

MGM Officially Announces the Title for "Bond 25"

MGM Officially Announces the Title for “Bond 25”

MGM continues their push to remind everyone that the production for Bond 25 isn’t a complete garbage fire. The movie, which is currently slated for an April 2020 release, has been a bit troubled in the recent years. There was speculation for years as to whether or not Daniel Craig was going to return and […]

Director Neill Blomkamp off “RoboCop Returns”, Says MGM Won’t Wait

Neill Blomkamp, best known for his sci-fi films in District 9, Elysium, and Chappie, announced on Twitter that he’s no longer directing RoboCop Returns. The Oscar-nominee wrote that MGM could no longer wait until his current commitment is completed so they’re looking for a new director. Off Robocop. I am shooting new horror/thriller and MGM […]

Phoebe Waller-Bridge "Really Excited" to Write Dialog for James Bond in 'Bond 25'

“Bond 25” Writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge Talks Those Lashana Lynch Rumors

There is a lot of drama surrounding the production of Bond 25 which really shouldn’t be that surprising considering how many problems previous productions have had. The producers of Bond 25 have been trying to get ahead of the bad publicity that comes with multiple directors and release date changes. There are plenty of rumors […]

Your Best “James Bond”? I’ll Take Ursula Andress, Thank You. (OPINION)

We’re having a pretty heated argument here at Bleeding Cool over who should play the next James Bond, with popular opinion saying it should be Idris Elba. But I’m more interested in where we’ve already been than where we could be going- guessing the next James Bond is a speculator’s game. I want to talk […]

Sophie Turner Interested in Playing Boy George in MGM Biopic

Fresh from the final season of Game of Thrones and what many could argue as equally as lackluster final Fox X-Men film in Dark Phoneix, Sophie Turner could land a signature role playing one of Britain’s most revered 80s musicians in Culture Club frontman, Boy George. Like Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody […]

‘Bill & Ted 3’ Casts Their “Most Excellent” Daughters

“Bill & Ted Face the Music” Casts Their Most Excellent Daughters

Orion Pictures has announced the casting of Brigette Lundy-Paine and Samara Weaving to play the title characters’ daughters in Bill & Ted Face the Music. The Bill & Ted franchise follows Bill S. Preston Esq (Alex Winter) and Theodore S. Logan (Keanu Reeves), a.k.a. The Wyld Stallyns as they time travel their way through history […]

New Chucky Doll Looks Ready for Some 'Childs Play'

Mark Hamill Teases ‘Child’s Play’ SOMETHING Coming Tomorrow

Galactic treasure Mark Hamill just dropped a tease for something Child’s Play (2019) related coming tomorrow, and it’s a pretty safe bet to assume a full-length trailer is the surprise. Tomorrow 🔪🔪🔪 #PlayTImeIsComing #ChildsPlayMovie @ChildsPlayMovie pic.twitter.com/pkjiXGCsPg — Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) April 17, 2019 Perhaps you’ll recall the news drop during WonderCon 2019 that Hamill would be […]

New Chucky Doll Looks Ready for Some 'Childs Play'

New Chucky Doll Looks Ready for Some ‘Child’s Play’

While we’re still not sure how we feel about MGM and Orion Pictures doing a reboot of Child’s Play WITHOUT Don Mancini, we do kind of like the new design for murderous doll, Chucky. This new version of Chucky will be voiced by none other than Mark Hamill, as we reported during WonderCon 2019. Orion Pictures just released […]

The Name’s Bag. Fleabag: Phoebe Waller-Bridge to Punch Up New James Bond Script?

The Name’s Bag. Fleabag: Phoebe Waller-Bridge to Punch Up ‘Bond 25’ Script?

“The name’s Bag. Fleabag.” According to a report from The Guardian, current Toast of the Culturati Fleabag star and creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge has been approached to rewrite the screenplay of Bond 25. Apparently, they want her trademark quirky wit and absurdity to punch up the script for the Cary Joji Fukunaga-directed film. Fleabag, in case […]

Bear McCreary to Compose 'Child's Play' Score for MGM Reboot

Bear McCreary to Compose ‘Child’s Play’ Score for Reboot

We’re thrilled to report that our friend Emmy winning composer Bear McCreary is joining Orion Pictures’ Child’s Play reboot! “Chucky haunted my dreams when I was a kid, ever since his devilish little face peered out at me from a torn VHS cover at my local video store. Now, thirty years later, I have a remarkable opportunity […]

First Trailer for 'The Addams Family' Animated Feature Film Hits

First Trailer for ‘The Addams Family’ Animated Feature Film Hits

The first family of spoopy is returning to theaters this year in the new animated feature film take on The Addams Family. The first trailer for the MGM film released this morning: Get ready to snap your fingers! The Addams Family is back on the big screen in the first animated comedy about the kookiest […]

Mattel Taps MGM For Film Based on View-Master Toy

Mattel, who’s no stranger to adapting their products into feature films, has partnered with MGM for a movie based on the classic View-Master toy. This marks the second collaboration between the two companies after MGM agreed to shoot another film based on Mattel’s American Girl doll brand, according to Deadline. Introduced in 1939, the View-Master […]

‘Fighting With My Family’: Enough Heart for WWE Fans and Non-Fans Alike

Fighting With My Family, the new origin-story chronicling the real-life rise of Saraya-Jade Bevis to become WWE superstar Paige, is something entirely unexpected – a wonderful, well-performed, self-assured, success. Drawing a direct parallel to the film from professional wrestling isn’t entirely off-base: it tells a story that’s not entirely true (things are embellished and over-emphasized for […]

‘Bill and Ted: Face the Music’ Scheduled to Shoot Summer 2019

Bill and Ted: Face the Music, the most bodacious sequel of the franchise, is finally become a reality when it begins production in summer 2019. According to Production Weekly, shooting schedule and locations are set to start filming the long-awaited sequel (nearly 30 years in the making) with Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves reprising their iconic […]

Ed Neumeier Offers Some ‘Robocop Returns’ Updates

In 2018, there was a lot of chatter about a possible Robocop revisit, that would in truth be way more of a direct sequel than anyone thought possible. Justin Rhodes (co-writer of Tim Miller‘s The Terminator sequel) was reportedly rewriting a script that Ed Neumeier and Michael Miner originally wrote as a direct sequel to Paul Verhoeven‘s 1987 Robocop film. This script reportedly picks up […]

Aubrey Plaza In Talks for Child’s Play Reboot for MGM

We literally said out loud, “But is this the good Child’s Play thing, with Don Mancini?” when prepping to write about this.  Because, as you may know, there is another reboot of Child’s Play currently in development on the film side, one which “Chucky Daddy” Mancini (co-writer) is NOT a part of. This project sounds like the one MGM […]