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WEBTOON Releases New TV Spot "Find Yours" During “Fear the Walking Dead” and “NOS4A2”

WEBTOON Urges Comics Readers, Creators to “Find Yours” in New TV Promo [VIDEO]

WEBTOON is a digital comics platform and app, arguably the most successful comics publisher in the world. The Korean-owned company publishes comics with phones, tablets, and other on-the-go devices in mind with its “scrolling down” reading format. This year, platform celebrates their 5th anniversary with 100 billion views annually worldwide. The app averages more than 55 […]


What is “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” Really Saying?

What is “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” Really Saying?

Godzilla movies are always about something, so what does Godzilla: King of the Monsters really say? At heart, it’s a kid’s franchise. It didn’t use to be. The original 1954 Gojira was a serious adult movie in Japan. Then the American distributors cut out the most serious parts and spliced in Raymond Burr. After that, […]


Ken Watanabe Talks Franchise Expectations in ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’

Ken Watanabe on ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Franchise Expectations

As one of the faces returning to the Godzilla franchise following the 2014 film, Ken Watanabe said it can be a little unnerving keeping up with the pressure for Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Watanabe spoke about reprising his role as Dr. Ishiro Serizawa and bringing a balance to bridge the old and the new […]

Daily 'Dune': Legendary CEO Says Yes, 2 'Dune' Movies!

Daily ‘Dune’: Legendary CEO Says Yes, 2 ‘Dune’ Movies!

Goodness are we happy to report that the powers that be at Legendary Pictures are on board with director Denis Villeneuve‘s desire to do at least 2 Dune films. Back in March of 2018, the multi Oscar-nominated filmmaker let it be known that his plan was to do “at least 2” films to cover the first novel […]

27 Photos from 'Pokémon: Detective Pikachu'

27 Photos from ‘Pokémon: Detective Pikachu’

Legendary and Warner Bros. Pictures just released a whole mess’o photos from their upcoming live-action Pokémon: Detective Pikachu. “The story begins when ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who […]

‘The Toxic Avenger’ Reboot Gains Macon Blair as Writer and Director

Back in December of last year, it was revealed that Legendary Pictures was actively developing a feature film based on comic book character The Toxic Avenger. Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz of Troma Entertainment will serve as producers, with Alex Garcia and Jay Ashenfelter overseeing for Legendary Pictures, and as of today, we know that Macon Blair (Green Room) on board to write […]

Brian K. Vaughan Will Write Legendary’s Live-Action ‘Gundam’ Film

Back in July of 2018, Legendary Pictures announced they were looking to adapt the classic anime Gundam in a live-action film. Nothing had really been announced since then, til this morning. According to Deadline, LOST writer Brian K. Vaughan will be handling the screenplay for Gundam. This makes sense, considering Vaughan currently has a 3-year deal with Legendary. April of […]

Legendary Pictures Releases 2nd ‘Detective Pikachu’ Trailer, Poster

After teasing a new trailer drop yesterday, Legendary Pictures made good on their promise by delivering a second trailer for their upcoming live-action Pokémon film, Detective Pikachu. There was also a new poster released along with the trailer: “The story begins when ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to […]

Legendary Teases New ‘Detective Pikachu’ Trailer Dropping Tomorrow

Pika Pika- we’re apparently getting a new Detective Pikachu trailer tomorrow, at least according to Legendary Pictures in a new tease posted this morning. Ryan Reynolds stars as the title character, electric type Pokémon Pikachu, with a love for solvin’ mysteries. There was also this video posted by Reynolds this morning, “Outside the Actor’s Studio”: The […]

Josh Brolin to Play Gurney Halleck in Legendary ‘Dune’

Today in “What’s happenin on Arrakis”- yet another interesting casting announcement for the upcoming Denis Villeneuve adaptation of Frank Herbert‘s Dune for Legendary Pictures. No stranger to Marvel Studios fans, it would appear that Josh Brolin (aka Thanos) is joining Dune to play Atreides man Gurney Halleck, so says The Wrap. The big question is- DOES HE KNOW HOW TO PLAY THE […]

Kyle MacLachlan’s Advice to New ‘Dune’ Muad’Dib Timothée Chalamet

It’s always nice when an actor can pass along advice to the next generation to carry on a notable role. Such is the case with Kyle MacLachlan, who played the character of Paul Atreides in David Lynch‘s 1984 film version of Dune by Frank Herbert. We’ve got a new version of the film coming from Oscar-winning filmmaker Denis Villenueve at […]

4 Gorgeous ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Posters for Lunar New Year

Legendary’s upcoming monster film Godzilla: King of the Monsters got into the Lunar New Year spirit yesterday with four new beautiful posters featuring the creatures we’ll be meeting in the new movie. Godzilla: King of the Monsters takes place roughly 5 years after the previous Godzilla film which starred Bryan Cranston. Mike Dougherty is directing […]

SHAI HULUD: Javier Bardem Joins ‘Dune’ as Fremen Leader Stilgar

It’s been an exciting week for casting news for Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming Dune adaptation at Legendary Pictures, with Harkonnen, Atreides, and Fremen being named. Today, it’s news that Javier Bardem will be playing Fremen leader Stligar, who becomes one of the most trusted Arrakis persons in Paul Atreides/Muad Dib (Timothee Chalamet) Fedaykin circle. So far, Villeneuve’s Dune has a pretty impressive […]

Timothée Chalamet Calls Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Dune’ “Grounded”

Things are finally gearing up production-wise for Denis Villeneuve‘s Dune adaptation for Legendary Pictures. Casting is nearing completion (we think), and star Timothée Chalamet had some interesting things to say about the Arrakeen saga. Chalamet, two-time Oscar nominee, will be playing Paul Atreides aka Usul, aka Muad Dib, the Kwisatz Haderach of the Bene Gesserit […]

Report: Zendaya May be Chani in Legendary’s ‘Dune’

It would appear that the role of Chani in Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming Dune adaptation for Legendary Pictures may be filled. According to our friends over at Collider, “multiple sources” have confirmed to them that Zendaya is being eyed for the role of the young Fremen warrior who catches the eye of Paul Atreides. Zendaya is a […]

Oscar Isaac In Talks to Play Duke Leto Atreides for Legendary’s ‘Dune’

AND FOR THE FATHER….NOTHING. We’ve been talking a lot recently about who we’d like to see take on the role of Caladan’s Duke Leto Atreides in Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming Dune adaptation for Legendary Pictures, and it seems like it may just be Oscar Isaac. According to Variety, Issac has entered “talks” (read: negotiations) to join the […]

‘Dune’: Rebecca Ferguson Talks “Calm Empowerment” of Bene Gesserit

Things are moving faster than a Spacing Guild highliner over at Legendary Pictures for Denis Villeneuve’s upcoming adaptation of Frank Herbert‘s seminal science fiction work, Dune. Some of the main cast has been assembled to head to Arrakis; minus some pretty big roles- Duke Leto Atreides, Stilgar, Chani, the rest of the Atreides household, the Mentants, etc.- you get […]

Legendary Already Working on ‘Detective Pikachu’ Sequel Film

We’re still several months out from the theatrical release date for Legendary Pictures’ upcoming live-action Pokemon film Detective Pikachu, and something about the process has encouraged the studio to start working on a sequel. Already. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Legendary Pictures has brought on 22 Jump Street‘s Oren Uziel to craft the script for a Detective Pikachu followup […]