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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 […]


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 […]

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 […]

Christoph Waltz to Return as Blofeld in "Bond 25"

Christoph Waltz to Return as Blofeld in “Bond 25”

It seems that there is another star returning to Bond 25. When the production announced that Lea Seydoux would be reprising her role from Spectre people wondered if that meant that Christoph Waltz would be returning as Blofeld in the new movie as well. That seemed to be the case for some time but now […]

"Bond 25": Rami Malek Talks His Conditions to Play a Terrorist

“Bond 25”: Rami Malek Talks His Conditions to Play a Terrorist

When it comes to being a person of color and playing a terrorist there is a very fine line to walk. Actor Rami Malek has taken on the role as the main bad guy in Bond 25 but he had some stipulations about taking on the role so it wasn’t cliche. Malek spoke to The […]

We're Getting 'Bond 25' News Tomorrow; Title, Art, and More!

First Look at “Bond 25” in a New Behind-the-Scenes Reel

The production of Bond 25 has been problematic even for a 007 movie. Between losing the director mere months before production was set to start, getting delayed not once but twice, and two on-set accidents one of which left the star injured. That sort of bad press can kill a movie so it isn’t that […]


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 […]

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Daniel Craig Preps to Shoot “Bond 25” Next Week

The production for the various Bond movies has always been a mess but the production for Bond 25 might be taking it to a new level. First star Daniel Craig was injured and then there was a problem on set that caused damage to the set. It seems that it’s time for Craig to return […]

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 […]

First Poster for the Animated Reboot of The Addams Family, Trailer Next Month

First Poster for the Animated Reboot of The Addams Family, Trailer Due Next Month

MGM has a huge missed opportunity coming out this October. They are rebooting The Addams Family and they managed to grab an absolutely fantastic cast including Oscar Isaac and Charlize Theron but instead of taking advantage of said cast in live-action they are making an animated movie. The full cast was announced back back in […]

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 […]

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Scott Z. Burns Has Been Reportedly Hired to Rewrite Bond 25

Apparently, it’s the weekend of delays and scripts rewrites. Yesterday, word came down that Bond 25 would delayed a further two months. The release date moved from February 14, 2020, to April 8, 2020, with no real reason given at the time. It seems we might have the reason for this troubled production getting delayed […]

Epix Launches Streaming Service, Epix Now

Epix is the latest network making their content available online through a streaming service called Epix Now. Owned by MGM, Epix’s streaming service will be $5.99 a month on various app platforms. The app is currently available on Apple TV, iOS, and Android. The app is scheduled for release Roku and Amazon Fire TV and […]

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 […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #25-#21

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I’ve been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]