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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 […]

Ben Wheatley’s Zombie Pensioners Vs Teen Satire, "Generation Z" for Channel 4 TV

Ben Wheatley's Zombie Pensioners Vs Teen Satire, "Generation Z" for Channel 4 TV

Ben Wheatley as a writer and director is best known for his work in the thriller and horror genres, including the psychological horror films Kill List and A Field in England, the J. G. Ballard adaptation High-Rise, and the action comedy Free Fire. More recently he has directed episodes of Doctor Who as well as thriller Strange Angel for […]

Frank Miller and Geof Darrow's Hard Boiled Starring Tom Hiddleston Anyone?

I'm always wary of posting rumors started by Hollywood gossip site Deadline because doing so once resulted in my receiving a thirty minute long bare bottom spanking from Dan Wickline, but in this particular case, it's probably worth the risk. Supposedly, Warner Bros is in negotiation to adapt Frank Miller and Geof "Geoff" "Jeff" Darrow's […]

Brie Larson Cannot Be A Nice Girl In Free Fire Red Band Trailer

Brie Larson takes aim as an arms deal goes south in the trailer for Free Fire, Ben Wheatley's upcoming film in which she, Sharlto Copley, Armie Hammer and Cillian Murphy find themselves in a spirited negotiation over a suitcase filled with cash and a small arsenal. Well, "spirited" if you consider gunfire a legitimate negotiation […]

Tom Hiddleston Faces Power Failures And Class Distinctions In High-Rise Trailer

In the trailer for High-Rise, Tom Hiddleston takes up residence in an apartment block west of London. Initially wanting solitude, he comes to learn the building is going a little mad as power failures and class distinctions create tensions among the residents. Filmmaker Ben Wheatley adapts the novel by J.G. Ballard into a fascination nightmare […]

Two Sets Of Storyboards For Doctor Who: Into The Dalek

First, the Spike Milliganish storyboards from Doctor Who: Into The Dalek director Ben Wheatley. And in comparison, the more polished storyboards of James Iles. Including how the Dalek antibodies were oruginally supposed to look and act….