George Clooney in Talks to Helm Sci-Fi Film ‘Echo’

George Clooney is planning his next film: a sci-fi thriller called Echo. Clooney is in early talks to helm the movie, which focuses on everyone’s two favorite things: drones and paranoia. Don’t let the title fool you: Echo is not the long-awaited sequel to Earth to Echo. Instead, it’s an adult sci-fi thriller that’s caught the eye of handsome […]

Report: Lucasfilm puts Obi-Wan film “on hold” after underwhelming Solo debut

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Lucasfilm) The film news and reviews site Collider posted an exclusive report on Wednesday concerning the fate of future Star Wars films—and in particular, a long-rumored, not-yet-announced film focused on the classic character Obi-Wan Kenobi. Citing “sources with knowledge of the situation,” Collider confirmed that all pre-production for Lucasfilm’s unnamed […]

How to make an award-winning adventure film (without budget or crew)

Share this article You don’t need fancy equipment, a crew or lots of money to make a great short adventure film. Featured contributor Leon McCarron explains how anyone can get started. In 2012, I walked across the Empty Quarter desert alongside my friend Alastair Humphreys. We had just two cameras to film the entire experience, […]

Boba Fett joins the insane pile of upcoming Star Wars film projects

Boba Fett’s last major toy incarnation, from 2015. (credit: Sam Machkovech) On the eve of one major Star Wars film launch, fans learned that the Disney and Lucasfilm empire have yet another iconic-character project in the works: a Boba Fett film. The Hollywood Reporter and Variety, each citing their own “sources,” reported the film’s ongoing […]

Facebook made a short film about its fight against fake news

Facebook is determined to show that it’s serious about fighting fake news and other forms of misinformation, and it just took an unusual step to get there: it made a short film. The 11-minute Facing Facts video explains the social network’s past and present thinking about intervening in the News Feed, the challenges involved (such […]

Deadpool 2 streaming: How to watch the full movie online? Can you watch the film online?

How to watch Deadpool 2 online The short answer is you can’t. Deadpool 2 is already a blockbuster and is only available in the cinemas. Directed by David Leitch, Deadpool 2 is breaking records for box office takings. The sequel stars Ryan Reynolds as Wade Wilson, an ex-military man turned mercenary turned antihero. Deadpool sits […]

Deadpool 2 film review: Risque, riotous and dead funny

The follow-up to that surprise 2016 box office hit offers more of the same: in-jokes, foul language, over-the-top violence and “fourth-wall” shattering tirades to camera. It’s relentless, exhausting, but hilarious. There’s a clever recurring joke about Disney musicals, a great made-up Beyoncé quote and a pithy takedown of Marvel’s longest running film series. “We’re the […]

Amazon Studios moves ahead with film on inventor of the high five

Amazon Studios has lined up some potentially heart-wrenching dramas, but nothing may be as compelling as the creation of the high five. The media company has ordered a script rewrite for a film about Glenn Burke, a Major League Baseball player who’s credited with the first-recorded instance of the iconic gesture when he congratulated a […]