Now It’s Time for James Bond… The Musical?

(I’m stealing this intro from The Guardian because it made me laugh)

The tension is palpable. James Bond finds himself strapped to a bench in the depths of Goldfinger’s lair, a laser beam edging towards his body. Death seems inevitable. “Do you expect me to talk?” Bond asks. Goldfinger looks back, dismissively. “No, Mr Bond,” he replies. “I expect you to … DANCE!” Continue reading Now It’s Time for James Bond… The Musical?

Han Solo Movie Being Made By Directors of LEGO Movie

Courtesy of Coming Soon, Lucasfilm has officially announced that one of their stand alone Star Wars Anthology films will center on everyone’s favorite smuggler, Han Solo.  Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the creative writer/director team behind hits such as LEGO Movie and 21 & 22 Jump Street, have signed on to direct the movie based on a young Han Solo before he crossed paths with Luke Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi in that cantina at Mos Eisley. Continue reading Han Solo Movie Being Made By Directors of LEGO Movie

Disney Developing Live Action PRINCE CHARMING Film

Another day, another Disney live action adaptation in the works.  That statement is not said with a roll of the eyes because Disney does have the most extensive family friendly line-up of animated features under their belt, it is just amusing that they waited this long to begin developing live action versions of their classic stories and now the floodgates are open.  We already have re-tellings of Alice in Wonderland, Maleficent (with a sequel in the pipeline) and Cinderella with confirmations of Jungle Book, Beauty and the Beast, Dumbo, Mulan, Winnie the Pooh, Night on Bald Mountain and Pete’s Dragon in the works.  The next title to join the list appears to be a film about Prince Charming. Continue reading Disney Developing Live Action PRINCE CHARMING Film