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‘Spider-Verse’ Had a Cut ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’ Joke Too!

Earlier this week, we let you know about a particular hammy joke that was ultimately cut from the Oscar-nominated, Sony-animated film Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse. Turns out it wasn’t the ONLY joke deemed unworthy. Back in 2010, Bono and The Edge of U2 fame wrote a musical for director Julie Taymor based on the Marvel Comics web-slinging hero called “Spider-Man: […]

‘Spider-Verse’: Lord & Miller Talk Importance of Stan Lee

The creative world lost a giant earlier this month with the passing of Stan Lee, but his presence will be felt in the upcoming animated feature film Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse. It’s not a secret that Lee had already filmed numerous cameos for upcoming Marvel Studios releases, but we didn’t know the exact details of his Spider-Verse involvement. […]

Lord & Miller REALLY Wanted to Make a Miles Morales Spider-Verse Movie

It turns out that producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller had one stipulation for Sony regarding Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse; they agreed to do the project ONLY if it was the story of Miles Morales. Sony is ALREADY planning a sequel for their animated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse film which opens next month, so obviously they’re pretty happy with […]

‘Fan Forever’ Ron Howard Talks ‘Untitled Han Solo Film’

Ron Howard had only been named the new director of the Untitled Han Solo Film for less than 24 hours before he found himself facing questions during an appearance at the Cannes Lions advertising and media conference. But that did give Ron Howard One thing Howard wanted to make clear from the very start was […]

The Flash May Have Played A Part In Lord And Miller Leaving Han Solo

The Star Wars film world is still reeling from the announcement today that writing/directing team of Phil Lord and Chris Miller who were doing the Han Solo solo film had parted ways with the galactic giant.  Rumors abound, of course, as they would in such a situation. Popular theories that don’t seem unlikely include things like going over budget, […]

Alden Ehrenreich Confirmed As Han Solo

I was making the headline how Alden Ehrenreich was confirmed as Han Solo for Solo film… and realized how odd that sounded. It’s been believed for months that Ehrenreich had the role for the stand-alone Han Solo film (that sounds better), but it was confirmed today at the Star Wars Celebration. The announcement was made […]

Fox Commits To Greatest American Hero Remake Pilot

According to Deadline, Fox has committed to a pilot for the upcoming Greatest American Hero remake. The project, in the works for some time, is shepherded by Dope writer/director Rick Famuyiwa and directing duo Phil Lord & Chris Miller, already familiar with the work of Hero creator Stephen J. Cannell from their two films based on […]

Han Solo Film Gets LEGO Movie Directors

THR is reporting that the LEGO Movie and 21 Jump Street directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord have signed on to direct/write a Star Wars stand-alone film focusing on a young Han Solo. Miller and Lord were expected to develop a Flash film for Warner Bros as well as direct the next LEGO Movie and […]

Will Marvel Superheroes Appear In The Lego Sequel? Doesn’t Sound Like It

I’m not at all surprised by this but, for the sake of crossing Ts and dotting Is, here’s the word. Coming Soon asked Phil Lord and Chris Miller if we could expect Marvel superheroes in the next Lego movie. There’s certainly enough of them in the Lego toy line. They said… probably not. But maybe. […]