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Live-Action ‘Minecraft’ Movie Finally Sets Spring 2022 Release Date

It’s been a long road to the big screen for the popular world-building video game Minecraft. Warner Bros. Pictures landed the rights back in 2014, and since then directors like Shawn Levy (Stranger Things) and Rob McElhenney (It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia) have come and gone from the project. More recently, Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist director Peter Sollett signed on to helm the Minecraft movie, and now the studio has given it an official release date. Over at the official Minecraft ...
Tags: Movies, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Mojang, Warner Brothers, Video Game, Peter-Sollett, Rob McElhenney, Shawn Levy, Release Dates, Nick Norah, Minecraft Warner Bros Pictures


Minecraft Movie Heading To Theaters in 2022

Minecraft movie heading to theaters in 2022 It’s been a long road of development for the adaptation of the groundbreaking game Minecraft to get to the big screen and developer Mojang has announced via their website that the film not only has a new release date, but is also making progress behind the scenes. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googleta...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Warner Bros, Mojang, Mattel, Adam Nee, Leah Remini, Markus, Eternia, Peter Sollett, Rob McElhenney, Shawn Levy, Persson


Paramount Players’ Monster Problems Adds Dan Ewing

Paramount Players’ Monster Problems adds Dan Ewing According to Collider, Australian actor Dan Ewing (Beast No More, Occupation) has been tapped to join Dylan O’Brien in Paramount Players’ upcoming post-apocalyptic film Monster Problems. Ewing is set to portray the role of Cap, who is described as as a perfect human specimen liken to Thor and Bear Grylls. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Australia, Horror, Chris Hemsworth, Thor, Marseilles, Clyde, Matthews, Ewing, Jane, Cap, Zombieland, O'Brien, John Hughes, Rooker


Jessica Henwick has Monster Problems with Dylan O’Brien

Jessica Henwick has Monster Problems with Dylan O’Brien According to The Hollywood Reporter, Iron Fist actress Jessica Henwick is set to join Dylan O’Brien in Paramount Players’ Monster Problems. Together, the pair will star opposite Michael Rooker (The Walking Dead) and Arianna Greenblatt (Avengers: Infinity War). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Movies, The Walking Dead, Avengers, Marseilles, Kong, Matthews, Jane, Zombieland, John Hughes, Dylan O'Brien, Michael Matthews, Shawn Levy, Michael Rooker, Jessica Henwick, Henwick, Brian Duffield


‘Free Guy’ Will Reunite ‘Green Lantern’ Buddy Taika Waititi with Ryan Reynolds

If you’re lucky, then you’ve forgotten most of the superhero bomb that was Green Lantern. For the rest of us who are taking up space in our brain with memories of the audaciously awful DC Comics movie, we haven’t forgotten that before he got behind the camera at Marvel Studios with Thor: Ragnarok, New Zealand treasure Taika Waititi was best buddies with Ryan Reynolds as superhero Hal Jordan. Now the two are reuniting for the upcoming video game based action comedy Free Guy. The Hollywood Repo...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Casting, Disney, Fox, Thor, Ryan-Reynolds, 20th Century Fox, Cw, Marvel Studios, Video Game, Ralph, Reynolds, Taika-Waititi, Greg Berlanti, Scooby Doo


Free Guy Adds Taika Waititi and Utkarsh Ambudkar

Free Guy adds Taika Waititi and Utkarsh Ambudkar Taika Waititi and Utkarsh Ambudkar have joined the 20th Century Fox action-comedy Free Guy, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The pair will join Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool), Jodie Comer (Killing Eve), Lil Rel Howery (Get Out) and Joe Keery (Stranger Things). Waititi and Reynolds previously appeared onscreen together in the 2011 superhero dud Green Lantern. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || ...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Ryan Reynolds, Korg, Reynolds, Taika Waititi, Thor: Ragnarok, Greg Berlanti, Scooby Doo, Shawn Levy, Joel Coen, ComingSoon, Waititi, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Matt Lieberman, Joe Keery


Strangers Things Season 3 Trailer Becomes Netflix’s Most Viewed Video

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Strangers Things season 3 trailer becomes Netflix’s most viewed video It’s been one week Netflix released the official trailer for the upcoming third season of Strangers Things, since then, the video has garnered more than 22 million views, making it the streaming service’s most viewed YouTube video ever. In addition, new photos from the new season have also been released featuring our favorite Demogorgon-slaying gang which you can check out in the gallery below! ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Heather, Cary Elwes, Kline, Winona Ryder, Dan Cohen, Shawn Levy, Stranger Things, Millie Bobby Brown, Caleb McLaughlin, Joyce Byers David Harbour, Jim Hopper Finn Wolfhard, Nancy Wheeler Charlie Heaton


‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Actor Michael Rooker Will Have ‘Monster Problems’ With ‘The Maze Runner’ Star Dylan O’Brien

Back in 2012, Shawn Levy (Stranger Things, Night at the Museum) was gearing up to direct a film called Monster Problems, a post-apocalyptic coming-of-age story based on a script by Brian Duffield (Insurgent, Jane Got a Gun). Time passed, and that version of the movie fell away into the gaping maw of Hollywood’s endless “what if” scenarios. But Monster Problems is back, crawling out of its early grave. Guardians of the Galaxy actor Michael Rooker has joined the project alongside The Maze Runner ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Drama, Casting, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Levy, Woody Harrelson, Paramount Pictures, Marseilles, Clyde, Robinson, Brien, Zombieland, John Hughes, Rooker


Michael Rooker Joins Paramount Players’ Monster Problems

Michael Rooker joins Paramount Players’ Monster Problems According to Deadline, Guardians of the Galaxy star Michael Rooker has signed on to join Dylan O’Brien in Paramount Players’ upcoming post-apocalyptic film Monster Problems. Rooker is set to play the role of expert hunter named Clyde, who will serve as Joel Dawnson’s (O’Brien) mentor on how to survive the Monster Apocalypse. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefre...
Tags: Movies, Amc, Disney, Sony, James Gunn, Marvel Studios, Marseilles, Clyde, Matthews, Jane, Zombieland, O'Brien, John Hughes, Rooker, Daryl Dixon, Michael Matthews


The Stranger Things Season 3 Trailer is Here!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Stranger Things season 3 trailer is here! Following yesterday’s tease, Netflix has release the full Stranger Things season 3 trailer! Check it out in the player below and look for the new season to arrive on July 4! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.s...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, Producers Guild of America, Heather, Cary Elwes, Kline, Winona Ryder, Dan Cohen, Shawn Levy, Stranger Things, Millie Bobby Brown, Caleb McLaughlin, Joyce Byers David Harbour, Jim Hopper Finn Wolfhard, Nancy Wheeler Charlie Heaton


Stranger Things Season 3 Teases That It’s Almost Feeding Time

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Stranger Things Season 3 teases that it’s almost feeding time Netflix has released a short video teasing Stranger Things fans that it’s almost feeding time for Season 3, featuring a group of rats scurrying along. Is it a warning? Check out the video below and share your theories on what the cryptic message could mean! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gpt...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Heather, Cary Elwes, Kline, Winona Ryder, Dan Cohen, Shawn Levy, ComingSoon, Stranger Things, Netflix Original Series, Millie Bobby Brown


‘Sesame Street’ and Tom and Jerry’ Movies Both Set for 2021 Release Dates

Get out your 2021 calendar and get ready to block off some family time. Warner Bros. has locked down release dates for both their untitled Sesame Street movie, and the animation/live-action hybrid Tom and Jerry movie. Anne Hathaway is set to star in the Sesame Street movie, which is a musical, while Tim Story will direct Tom and Jerry.  Sesame Street Movie If you were to ask me, in a sing-song voice, “Can you tell me how to get…how to get to the Sesame Street movie?”, I would reply “I sure...
Tags: Movies, Sesame Street, Anne-Hathaway, Warner Bros, Portlandia, Warner Brothers, Tom, Jerry, Jonathan Krisel, Bert, Grouchland, Roger Rabbit, Shawn Levy, Warners, Ernie Elmo, Family Films


Sesame Street, Tom and Jerry Movies Set for 2021 Release

Sesame Street, Tom and Jerry movies set for 2021 release Warner Bros. Pictures has announced the official release dates for two family films, with the new Sesame Street movie set to arrive on January 15, 2021 and the live-action/CG hybrid Tom and Jerry movie debuting on April 16, 2021.Both films are the first set to open on their respective dates. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds...
Tags: Movies, Oscar, Anne Hathaway, Tom, Jerry, Warner Bros Pictures, Jonathan Krisel, Shawn Levy, ComingSoon, Movie News, Mike Rosolio, Michael Aguilar, Krisel, Bert Ernie Grover Oscar, Chris Galletta


‘Sesame Street’ Live-Action Movie Set for 2021

You can get to Sesame Street on Jan. 15, 2021. Warner Bros. has set a release date for its live-action “Sesame Street” movie. “Portlandia” director and co-creator Jonathan Krisel will helm the musical, co-financed by Warner Bros. and MGM. Shawn Levy is producing with Michael Aguilar. Mike Rosolio and Chris Galletta have written drafts for […]
Tags: News, Sesame Street, Warner Bros, Jonathan Krisel, Shawn Levy, Chris Galletta, Michael Aguilar Mike Rosolio


‘Unsolved Mysteries’ Reboot Coming to Netflix From ‘Stranger Things’ Producer

Unsolved Mysteries, the classic show in which Robert Stack told us all about serial killers, missing people, UFOs, and ghosts, is getting a reboot for Netflix. Shawn Levy, producer of Stranger Things, will oversee the Unsolved Mysteries reboot, which will once again focus on the unexplained and the mysterious. This could be very cool – but it just won’t be the same without Robert Stack. Deadline broke the news about the Unsolved Mysteries reboot, and I’m cautiously optimistic. I was a huge f...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, Netflix, Levy, Unsolved Mysteries, Virginia Madsen, Stack, Shawn-Levy, Dennis Farina, David Harbour, Robert Stack, Robert Stack Deadline, Robert Stack Stack


Unsolved Mysteries Reboot Set at Netflix

Unsolved Mysteries reboot set at Netflix The true crime and paranormal series Unsolved Mysteries is receiving a reboot at Netflix, Deadline has confirmed. Shawn Levy (Stranger Things) and his 21 Laps Entertainment company will executive produce the series. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAlone...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Netflix, Levy, TV News, Cbs, Unsolved Mysteries, Shawn Levy, Robert Wise, ComingSoon, Netflix Original Series, Dennis Farina, Josh Barry, Robert Stack, John Cosgrove


‘10 Cloverfield Lane’ Director Boards ‘Uncharted’ Movie (EXCLUSIVE)

Dan Trachtenberg, who broke out with “10 Cloverfield Lane,” will direct Sony Pictures’ adaptation of the hit video game “Uncharted.” Trachtenberg replaces Shawn Levy, who had to depart the project due to scheduling conflicts. Sony has been hoping to work with Trachtenberg since “10 Cloverfield Lane” opened in 2016. “Uncharted” is based on the PlayStation […]
Tags: News, Sony, Sony Pictures, Dan Trachtenberg, Tom Holland, Shawn Levy, Trachtenberg, Cloverfield Lane, Uncharted


Dan Trachtenberg to Helm Uncharted Movie Adaptation

Dan Trachtenberg to helm Uncharted movie adaptation Dan Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield Lane, The Boys, Black Mirror) has replaced Shawn Levy to helm Sony Pictures’ Uncharted adaptation, Variety has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0, ...
Tags: Games, TV, Movies, Nazis, Drake, Sony Pictures, Dan Trachtenberg, Joshua, Francis Drake, Tom Holland, Mark Walker, Shawn Levy, Jonathan Rosenberg, ComingSoon, Movie News, Joe Carnahan


Peter Sollett Signs On To Direct Minecraft

Peter Sollett signs on to direct Minecraft Variety reports that indie director Peter Sollett has signed on to direct the upcoming film adaptation of the hit video game franchise Minecraft for Warner Bros. Sollett is best known for helming the 2008 adaptation of the romantic dramedy Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist, PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Warner Bros, Mattel, Adam Nee, Leah Remini, Markus, Eternia, Peter Sollett, Rob McElhenney, Shawn Levy, Persson, ComingSoon


Netflix Greenlights Series Adaptation of Shadow and Bone

Netflix greenlights series adaptation of Shadow and Bone Deadline reports Netflix is moving forward with an eight-part series adaptation of the fantasy novel Shadow and Bone from the Grisha trilogy, as well as its universe-adjacent novel Six of Crows. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeM...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Dreamworks, Deadpool, David Fincher, Tim Miller, Shawn Levy, Leigh Bardugo, Grisha, Eric Heisserer, TV Premiere, Josh Barry, Shadow and Bone, Laps Entertainment


Stranger Things 3 Premiere Date Set for July!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Stranger Things 3 premiere date set for July! Happy New Year! As the clock ticked down to midnight, Netflix officially announced the Stranger Things 3 premiere date revealing that the series will return on July 4, 2019! Check out the teaser and the first poster for the new episodes below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Netflix, TV News, Producers Guild of America, Heather, Cary Elwes, Kline, Winona Ryder, Dan Cohen, Shawn Levy, Stranger Things, TV Premiere Dates, David Harbour, Millie Bobby Brown


Shawn Levy No Longer Directing Uncharted Film

Shawn Levy no longer directing Uncharted film In a shocking bit of news, director Shawn Levy has stepped down from the Uncharted film, according to a report tucked inside another report by The Hollywood Reporter. The site explains that Levy is now helming the Ryan Reynolds action-comedy Free Guy instead, and that Sony is currently in the process of looking for a replacement director. No other details were given aside from confirmation that Spider-Man: Homecoming star Tom Holland is still att...
Tags: Games, Hollywood, Movies, News, Nazis, Levy, Sony, Drake, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, Video Game, Joshua, Francis Drake, Tom Holland, Nathan Drake, Shawn Levy


‘Uncharted’ Movie Loses Yet Another Director as Shawn Levy Leaves

Though Sony has been trying for nearly 10 years, the studio still hasn’t been able to adapt the popular video game series Uncharted into a blockbuster movie. It’s experienced a revolving door of directors and that door continues to spin, because Real Steel and Night at the Museum director Shawn Levy, the fourth person to be attached, has now vacated the position as well. Yes, Sony will need yet another Uncharted director. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Levy is stepping away from the Un...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Levy, Mark Wahlberg, Adaptation, Sony, Robert De Niro, David O Russell, Drake, Indiana Jones, Burger, Video Game, Russell, Francis Drake, El Dorado, Tom Holland


Killing Eve’s Jodie Comer Joins Ryan Reynolds in Free Guy

Killing Eve’s Jodie Comer joins Ryan Reynolds in Free Guy The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Jodie Comer (Killing Eve), Lil Rel Howery (Get Out) and Joe Keery (Stranger Things) have joined the Ryan Reynolds action-comedy Free Guy. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = google...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, Ryan Reynolds, Greg Berlanti, Jordan Peele, Scooby Doo, Shawn Levy, Keery, Movie News, Jodie Comer, Matt Lieberman, Joe Keery, Reynolds Levy Sarah Schecter, Free Guy, Jodie Comer Joins Ryan Reynolds


Daily Podcast: How To Confront Someone On Their Phone During A Movie, Uncharted, Jordan Peele, Aladdin, Guardians 3 & More

On the December 20, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista , to talk about the latest film and tv news including Netflix , To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, Uncharted, Jordan Peele, Aladdin , and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 . And in Life Advice Corner, Chris will explain how to confront someone who is using their phone during a movie. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play ,...
Tags: Movies, Kentucky, Netflix, Chris, Adam Mckay, Jordan Peele, Shawn Levy, Peter Sciretta, Galaxy Vol, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume, Netflix Continues Quest, Jordan Peele Aladdin, Netflix Chris


Uncharted Just Lost Its Director Thanks to Another Video Game Movie

It’s game over for Shawn Levy and Uncharted. The director has left the video game adaptation to make another film, a film that just so happens to also be about video games.Read more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Ryan Reynolds, Shawn Levy, Jodie Comer, Uncharted, Lil Rel, Joe Keery, Free Guy


‘I Am Not Okay With This’ is a New Series About a Super-powered Girl From ‘Stranger Things’ Producers Coming To Netflix

Years ago, Netflix admitted that they use analytics to determine which shows to greenlight, and it seems as if their algorithms were working overtime to find the best fit between producers and subject matter for their newest announcement. The producers of Stranger Things are returning to the streaming service with a show called I Am Not Okay With This, an adaptation of a comic book about a teen girl with telekinetic powers. (Does that description sound familiar?) Oh, and the creator of Netflix’...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Netflix, Sydney, Adaptation, Variety, Dina, Popeye, Charles Forsman, Forsman, Netflix/Streaming Video, Shawn-Levy, Christy Hall, John Boyega Letitia Wright, I am not okay with this, Jonathan Entwhistle


New Teaser Reveals Stranger Things 3 Episode Titles

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New teaser reveals Stranger Things 3 episode titles Netflix has released a new teaser trailer for Stranger Things season 3. While the trailer doesn’t show any actual footage, it plays the series’ now-iconic theme song, while the names of the third season’s episodes are revealed. The titles are as follows: “Suzie, Do You Copy?, “The Mall Rats,” “The Case of the Missing Lifeguard,” “The Sauna Test,” “The Source,” “The Birthday,” “The Bite” and “The Battle of Starcourt.” You ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, Producers Guild of America, Heather, Suzie, Cary Elwes, Kline, Winona Ryder, Dan Cohen, Shawn Levy, ComingSoon, Stranger Things, David Harbour, Millie Bobby Brown, Caleb McLaughlin