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Dune Reboot Film Closes in on Casting for Dr. Yueh

The cast of the upcoming Dune reboot continues to grow. It seems that Warner Bros. and Legendary are sparing no expense when it comes to the Denis Villeneuve adaptation of the classic novel. They are giving it a prime-time fall of 2020 release date and have brought on some of the biggest names in Hollywood. […]

Brian Buccellato and Nelson Dániel Adapt Detective Pikachu Movie for Comics This Summer

Moviegoing audiences can barely contain their excitement for the upcoming live-action Pokémon movie, Detective Pikachu, starring Ryan Reynolds, to hit theaters on May 10th. So imagine how excited they will be when they have to wait until Summer to get their hands on the newly announced companion graphic novel by Brian Buccellato and Nelson Dániel! […]

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 […]

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The New Japanese Poster for Godzilla: King of the Monsters is Pretty

Legendary has had more misses than hits in recent years and could really use something to turn that around. There is a decent chance that the future of the studio might rest on the shoulders of the next two movies in the MonsterVerse. The first one is due out in just under three months and […]

Godzilla: King of the Monsters Stomps Onto a New Magazine Cover

Warner Bros. and Marvel aren’t the only ones releasing a new entry in a cinematic universe this summer. The third installment in the MonsterVerse by Legendary is Godzilla: King of the Monsters. While the first two movies have done well critically and commercially they also haven’t been critical smashes either. Legendary is looking to turn […]

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A ‘Dune’ Open World Multiplayer Game Coming from Funcom

Our dreams of riding worms on Arrakis with our friends is closer to being a reality, as Funcom has just partnered with Legendary Pictures to create new games based on Frank Herbert‘s seminal science fiction novel, Dune. The official press release reads: Funcom has entered into an exclusive partnership with Legendary Studios to develop games based on […]

Javier Bardem’s Enthusiastic Response to Joining ‘Dune’

There is not a day that goes by where we don’t think about the upcoming film adaptation of Frank Herbert‘s seminal science fiction work Dune over at Legendary Pictures from visionary director Denis Villeneuve. With perhaps one of the most interesting assembled casts this side of Rian Johnson‘s Knives Out, each week brings a new face to […]

Space Jam 2 Gets a Release Date, Godzilla vs Kong Moves Up

Warner Bros. has announced and shifted a few release dates today according to The Hollywood Reporter. The big one (and the one that makes us wonder how far the nostalgia train can run) is that Space Jam 2 finally has a release date. Not only does Space Jam 2 have a release date, it has a […]

Daily ‘Dune’: David Dastmalchian to Play Harkonnen Mentat

The remaining roles of Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming adaptation of Frank Herbert‘s seminal science fiction novel Dune at Legendary Pictures are finally filling up, with an important piece of the Harkonnen puzzle fitting into place. According to Deadline, David Dastmalchian (Ant-Man, Almost Human) has joined the film as Piter De Vries, Mentat in the service of Baron Vladimir Harkonnen. The Mentats are […]

New Godzilla: King of the Monsters TV Spot Teases Multiple Titans Fighting

One of the movies coming out this summer that looks particularly interesting is the release of Godzilla: King of the Monsters. This movie is leaning in heavily on the idea of the various monsters as gods while reviving some of the classics from the monster movie genre. The MonsterVerse is currently two entries in, but […]

Denis Villeneuve’s Dune Snags a Fall 2020 Release Date

The big screen adaptation of Dune finally has an official release date. For the better part of 2018 and 2019, one of the movies that everyone has been keeping an eye on is Denis Villeneuve’s adaptation of the science fiction classic, Dune. Warner Bros. has been sparing no expense when it comes to the cast with […]

Daily ‘Dune’: Jason Momoa May Be Duncan Idaho

Okay, this is the first bit of casting news from Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming adaptation of Frank Herbert‘s Dune for Legendary Pictures that has us asking “really?” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jason Momoa is currently “in talks” to play Atreides man and sword master, Duncan Idaho. We’re not sure how we feel about this one for […]

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 […]

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 […]

‘Dune’ Gains Dave Bautista: Will He Be Harkonnen, Fremen, or Atreides Man?

According to multiple sources, Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming Dune reboot for Legendary Pictures just landed a former Replicant- Dave Bautista. Bautista worked with Villeneuve on Blade Runner: 2049, and we’re pretty darn excited to find out what side of the Arrakis saga he ends up on. Could be possibly be a Harkonnen? The Beast Rabban maybe? Or what about a Fremen, […]

Bringing the God Back to Godzilla: King of the Monsters

There are quite a few things about Godzilla: King of the Monsters that looks very interesting. The idea that there could be more fact to the various deities that people used to worship is a great angle and it sounds like director Michael Dougherty is really leaning into that. USA Today posted their 2019 preview […]

Legendary Pictures Working on ‘The Toxic Avenger’ Feature Film

Legendary Pictures is actively developing a new feature film based on The Toxic Avenger, proving that they’re totally willing to take risks on…stranger titles. Legendary recently acquired the film rights for the property, and according to Variety, Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz of Troma Entertainment will serve as producers, with Alex Garcia and Jay Ashenfelter overseeing […]

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Gets New Poster, Trailer TOMORROW!

While yes, it’s highly unlikely any movie trailer could beat the new world record of views on youtube, we’re kind of hoping Godzilla: King of the Monsters comes close. Considering how amazingly beautiful and compelling the San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) glimpse of the film was in the first trailer, our expectations are high. Perhaps you’ll […]

Saga Co-Creator Brian K. Vaughan Signs 3-Year Overall Deal with Legendary Entertainment

Comic book creator and television/film writer Brian K. Vaughan is teaming with Legendary Entertainment, signing a three-year overall deal with the studio. Under the terms of the contract, Legendary will adapt several of Vaughan’s creator-owned comics; and produce exclusive, original Vaughan-created projects developed for film and television across both traditional and non-traditional platforms. “Legendary was instrumental in helping […]