Spider-Man’s Return to Sony Could be a Good Thing (Analysis)

This morning, the news broke that Tom Holland’s Spider-Man would be leaving the MCU. Due to failed negotiations between Disney and Sony (more on that later), the famous web-slinger will be returning to Sony Pictures and Kevin Feige will be removed from having any creative influence on future Spider-Man films. After Deadline broke the news, Twitter exploded with complaints. Fans of Holland’s Spidey and the … Continue reading Spider-Man’s Return to Sony Could be a Good Thing (Analysis)

‘Space Jam 2’ Finds New Director in Malcom D. Lee

LeBron James’ sequel to the hit 90’s Looney Tunes/NBA crossover Space Jam has found a new director. Malcolm D. Lee, best known for 2017’s Girls Trip, will helm the film. Lee’s other directorial credits include Night School, The Best Man and The Best Man Holiday, and Undercover Brother. Lee replaces Terence Nance, who was previously set to direct the LeBron James sequel. The original Space … Continue reading ‘Space Jam 2’ Finds New Director in Malcom D. Lee

‘Captain Marvel’ Amasses Sixth-Highest Worldwide Opening in Box Office History

The most powerful hero in the Marvel Cinematic Universe seems to be pretty powerful in the real world too. Captain Marvel raked in a massive $455 million worldwide on its opening weekend, taking the sixth-highest worldwide opening in history. The sixth spot taken by Captain Marvel was previously held by Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Rounding out the top 5, from first to fifth are … Continue reading ‘Captain Marvel’ Amasses Sixth-Highest Worldwide Opening in Box Office History

Idris Elba to Take Over Will Smith’s Deadshot Role in ‘The Suicide Squad’

Well, this is a shock. After news broke exactly one week ago that standout Will Smith wouldn’t be returning to James Gunn’s Suicide Squad sequel (titled The Suicide Squad), most simply assumed the character of Deadshot wouldn’t be in the film at all. As it turns out, Hollywood star Idris Elba will be playing Deadshot in the 2021 sequel. Sources say that Elba and James … Continue reading Idris Elba to Take Over Will Smith’s Deadshot Role in ‘The Suicide Squad’

Will Smith Won’t Return for ‘The Suicide Squad’

One of the silver linings in 2016’s Suicide Squad was Will Smith’s Deadshot. He had depth and great chemistry with the other team members, especially Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn. There were even rumors that WB was developing a solo film for him. Regardless, he won’t be in Suicide Squad‘s sequel: 2021’s The Suicide Squad. Variety, who first broke the news, cites “scheduling issues” as the main reason Smith … Continue reading Will Smith Won’t Return for ‘The Suicide Squad’

Oscar Winners 2019

The 2019 Oscars featured some big moments. Between Black Panther, Green Book, Roma, and BlacKkKlansman, there were plenty big winners of the night. Here’s the full list: #Oscars Best Supporting Actress: REGINA KING, 'If Beale Street Could Talk' pic.twitter.com/7gElEjMBUy — The Cinema Spot (@TheCinemaSpot) February 25, 2019 #Oscars Best Documentary Feature: FREE SOLO! pic.twitter.com/Q8dhWwsn0l — The Cinema Spot (@TheCinemaSpot) February 25, 2019 #Oscars Best Makeup & Hairstyling: VICE! pic.twitter.com/0nYlWTDoXV … Continue reading Oscar Winners 2019

‘Space Jam 2’ Gets a Release Date

Well, ladies and gentlemen, it’s official. Space Jam 2, starring LeBron James, will be coming to a theater near you on July 16, 2021. The film is a sequel to the 1996 smash hit Space Jam, which starred Michael Jordan. Space Jam featured the basketball superstar teaming up on the court with Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes gang to defeat the “Monstars.” Space Jam is one of … Continue reading ‘Space Jam 2’ Gets a Release Date