Emergency Podcast: Directors Announced For the Star Wars Live-Action TV Series ‘The Mandalorian’

On yet another Emergency Podcast episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by Steele Wars Podcast host Steele Saunders to talk about the latest Star Wars news: directors announced for the Jon Favreau-produced Star Wars live-action series The Mandalorian. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and […]

Is There a Big ‘Avengers 4’ Clue in This Photo or Are The Directors Trolling Us?

Marvel Studios’ Avengers 4 title has been the subject of intense speculation for months, but this morning, directors Anthony and Joe Russo provided MCU fans with a whole new source of speculation in the form of a new photo with the caption, “Look hard.” Does this photo actually include a subliminal hint at the title of the […]

First Man: Why is the flag scene NOT in the movie? Directors respond to the controversy

First Man is a docudrama of epic proportions. Taking one of the most ubiquitous stories and making it into a suspenseful drama is not an easy task. According to critics, First Man is a masterpiece – but that doesn’t stop people from finding fault with it. In the movie adaptation of the book, director Damien […]

The Top 5 Anime Film Directors Working Today Who Aren’t Hayao Miyazaki

(Welcome to Let’s Get Animated!, a column that spotlights the best of film animation. In this edition: the best modern anime film directors to keep an eye on.) Ask any animation buff and they can list off a handful of great Western animation directors, and one Japanese one. Despite anime’s place on the global stage […]

Elon Musk & Tesla directors ‘agree’ to keep company public

Published time: 25 Aug, 2018 03:51 Edited time: 25 Aug, 2018 04:02 Elon Musk announced that he, together with the board of directors, will abandon the controversial idea to take Tesla private, citing a feedback from investors, the majority of whom were allegedly begging him “please don’t do this” “Given the feedback I’ve received, it’s […]

Daily Podcast: Which Directors Would You Want To See As Funko Pops? Monument Valley, Doom Patrol, James Gunn & More

On the August 22, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk the latest film and tv news, including a Monument Valley movie, Doom Patrol casting, James Gunn’s next movie, Duffer Brothers get Funko Pop figures, Jacob’s Ladder remake, Crazy Rich Asians sequel […]

‘Summer of ’84 Directors on Crafting Their Nostalgic Horror Throwback and the Status of ‘Turbo Kid 2’ [Fantasia Film Festival Interview]

What is about the image kids on bicycles, having an adventure, that just screams “This is a story set in the 1980s”? The trio of Montreal-based filmmaking team, known collectively as RKSS (and individually as François Simard, Anouk Whissell, and Yoann-Karl Whissell), decided to find out when they got their hands on the Summer of ’84 […]

‘Drive’ director’s free cult film streaming service debuts this month

Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn has taken his sweet time launching his free cult film streaming service, but it’s finally here… almost. As part of an editorial in The Guardian, Refn has confirmed that ByNWR should officially launch later in July. There are only four movies available at first. However, they definitely live up to […]

Superhero Bits: The ‘Smallville’ Spin-Off That Never Was, Marvel Directors Meet Up & More

Did you know there was almost a spin-ff from Smallville following Lois Lane and Green Arrow? Will Huntress appear in the developing Birds of Prey movie from DC Comics? Would you like to see Andy Serkis play The Penguin in The Batman? Is there a fundamental problem with the action scenes of DCEU movies? What […]

Solo movie: Fired directors’ Star Wars spin-off was ‘DARKER, gritty and GRIM’

It’s not really a secret that Howard ended up reshooting 70% of Solo after Chris Miller and Phil Lord were fired as directors by Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy. And now it turns out the improvised comedy duo, known for their light-hearted humour with 21 Jump Street and The LEGO Movie, actually had shot a very […]