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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 […]

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Sony Drops Trailer for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Animated Movie with Miles Morales

Sony has released the trailer for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, an animated film from directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. Billed as “a universe where more than one wears the mask,” the trailer focuses on Miles Morales, the Spider-Man created in 2011 for Marvel Ultimate Universe by “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis and Sara Pichelli. […]

Phil Lord & Christopher Miller To Direct Andy Weir’s “Artemis”

After the success of his first novel and subsequent film adaptation, Andy Weir, author of “The Martian”, has a new novel coming out in November called “Artemis” that’s already been optioned by FOX for a film. The big news today is that two directors just signed on to tackle the Artemis movie.  Phil Lord and Christopher Miller have […]

‘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, […]

Directors Lord, Miller Off ‘Untitled Han Solo’ Film Due To ‘Creative Differences’

Deadline Hollywood is reporting that Lucasfilm is parting ways with Untitled Han Solo Film directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, citing “different creative visions” as the reason. A statement posted on the studios website by Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy confirmed the news earlier this afternoon: “Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are talented filmmakers who have assembled […]

Woody Harrelson Posts Donald Glover Facial Hair Update From Han Solo Set

Next May, Lucasfilm will bring us the next standalone Star Wars film, an untitled movie focusing on a young Han Solo. Alden Ehrenreich plays the titular character — well, we assume he’s titular, as the film is technically still untitled. Woody Harrelson also has a role as Solo’s mentor, and Donald Glover will play a […]

Donald Glover Has Been Confirmed As Lando Calrissian In The Young Han Solo Movie

It’s always the best to get great casting for a film. This had been rumoured for sometime, but now it is official. The Star Wars site has announced that Donald Glover will play Lando Calrissian in the upcoming ‘Young Han Solo’ film. Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller had this to say: We’re so lucky […]