‘Mandy’ Director Panos Cosmatos on Pitting Nicolas Cage Against Evil [Interview]

The unnervingly beautiful and grotesque worlds born in Panos Cosmatos‘ imagination are remarkable. The writer-director showed with his directorial debut Beyond the Black Rainbow that he knows how to keep an audience’s eyes glued to the screen, but he can do far more than compose piercing images and an all consuming atmosphere. The visuals in Cosmatos’ new […]

The Predator director reveals REAL REASON Arnold Schwarzenegger turned down Dutch return

Back in 1987, in his action heyday, Arnie took on the Predator. And with the latest film in the franchise released this week, it turns out he turned down a cameo. Now The Predator director Black has revealed it wouldn’t have been a substantial enough role for the star. Speaking with Digital Spy, the filmmaker […]

James Bond 25: There’s a NEW favourite to replace Danny Boyle as director

The upcoming film was thrown into chaos last month when Boyle bowed out over “creative differences”, allegedly stemming from Barbara Broccoli’s plan to kill off Daniel Craig’s incarnation of 007. Whilst news on who will replace him has not been announced yet, speculation has continued to come thick and fast – especially after a report […]

‘The House With a Clock in Its Walls’ Director Eli Roth Explains His Transition to Family Films

Eli Roth isn’t anyone’s idea of a family filmmaker, and yet the director of Cabin Fever has a new PG-rated adventure hitting theaters soon. The House With a Clock in Its Walls is Roth’s first non-R-rated movie, adapted from children’s book of the same name. So how did the guy who made Hostel end up making a family-friendly […]

It movie: Director reveals real reason he QUIT Pennywise horror – ‘It was fear’

It went on to become a surprise hit of last year; earning rave reviews and enjoying huge success at the box office, with Andy Muschietti at the helm. At the time of his departure, Fukunaga told Entertainment Weekly that he and bosses at New Line “wanted to make different movies”, something he has now elaborated […]

‘Searching’ Director Talks Inspirations, Insane Challenges, and Casting John Cho [Interview]

Searching, an innovative new thriller about a father’s quest to find his missing teenage daughter, plays out entirely across computer screens and cell phones. That might sound like a gimmick, but aside from being an immersive way to tell this specific story, it has the effect of forcing us to reckon with the ways we […]

James Bond 25: Has THIS director been approached to replace Danny Boyle?

There was surprise earlier this week when it was announced that Danny Boyle will no longer be in charge of Daniel Craig’s 007 swansong, reportedly due to creative differences. With speculation mounting that the film’s November 2019 release date could be pushed back, pressure is very much on the top producers to find someone else […]

Hayley Wickenheiser joins Maple Leafs as player development assistant director

Maple Leafs general manager Kyle Dubas wasn't specifically looking to add a woman to Toronto's front office. Hayley Wickenheiser was simply the best fit. One of the top players in women's hockey history, Wickenheiser was named the club's new assistant director of player development Thursday. The four-time Olympic gold medallist will monitor Leafs prospects in […]

James Bond 25: Director Danny Boyle FIRED? Why has Danny Boyle quit?

It’s a huge twist worthy of any Bond blockbuster. Danny Boyle has only just been officially confirmed as the director of the 25th Bond outing – and the final film for main star Daniel Craig. Now, just weeks before filming was officially due to begin, a formal statement has revealed that Boyle has gone. What […]