#MovieFlips

By Kol Tregaskes | A curated movies & film magazine of the best articles, including videos, audio and #FilmFriday or #MovieFriday posts, from around the Web.

New ‘RoboCop’ Movie Coming from ‘District 9’ and ‘Chappie’ Director Neill Blomkamp

<b>Neill Blomkamp</b> could never get his <i>Alien</i> movie off the ground, so he’s latching onto another classic sci-fi franchise instead. The <i>District 9</i> and …

Science Fiction

‘A Quiet Place’ Star Millicent Simmonds on Activism for Deaf Actors and Her Favorite Horror Movies [Interview]

Utah native and rising young actor <b>Millicent Simmonds</b> first garnered a tremendous amount of attention last year, starring as the young deaf girl Rose …

quietplace

Rian Johnson’s First Movie in His New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy Likely Coming in 2020

Before <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> even hit theaters, <b>Rian Johnson</b> was already signing the papers to helm his own <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy. But while we know …

Star Wars

‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Trailers Spoiled the Ending and the Filmmakers Aren’t Happy About It

<b>Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom</b> has a few big surprises. But perhaps the <i>biggest</i> surprise was the revelation that trailers and TV spots spoiled the …

Movies

What Defines A24’s Slate of Horror Movies?

(<i>Welcome to The Final Girl, a regular feature from someone who has steered clear of horror and is ready to finally embrace the genre that goes bump</i> …

Horror

'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' Isn't Dead Yet: Terry Gilliam Still Retains Rights

Reports of <b>The Man Who Killed Don Quixote</b>‘s death were greatly exaggerated. Although a French court ruled in former producer <b>Paul Branco</b>‘s favor over …

Terry Gilliam

Why The Hell is There a New Kevin Spacey Movie Coming Out This Summer?

Last fall, <b>Kevin Spacey</b> became one of many powerful men in Hollywood to be shunned from the industry due to sexual misconduct. Not only was he …

Entertainment

Terry Gilliam Has Lost the Rights to The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

Well, this is a strange new chapter in one of the strangest stories in modern film. For decades, famed genre director (and former <i>Monty Python,</i> uh, …

Solo Director Comments On Star Wars Spin-Off's Commercial Failure

It's highly unusual for a Star Wars movie to be anything less than a huge box office success, but the recent spin-off <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> has proved to be a financial disappointment. The movie has made $312 million worldwide to date, and there are reports that it might ultimately lose money for …

Alex Garland is Not Interested in an ‘Annihilation’ Sequel

<b>Annihilation</b> was one of the most profound sci-fi experiences to be had in theaters this year. But don’t look to director <b>Alex Garland</b> to try to …

‘Solo’ Box Office Means ‘Star Wars’ May Flee the Summer for the Foreseeable Future

The box office performance of <b>Solo: A Star Wars Story</b> is so off-the-mark that it has Disney and Lucasfilm reconsidering its entire <i>Star Wars</i> summer …

‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series Ordered By HBO, Will Be Set Thousands of Years Earlier

After years of teasing it, winter arrived in Westeros, bringing with it war and dragons and giant armies of the undead. However, a little White …

‘The Happytime Murders’ Responds to ‘Sesame Street’ Lawsuit Through a Puppet Lawyer

When <i>The Happytime Murders</i>, a comedy about foul-mouthed and sex-crazed puppets who look an awful lot like the ones created by Jim Henson, used the …

Analysts Blame Poor Marketing For ‘Solo’ Box Office Failure

What the heck happened with the<b> Solo</b> box office? Everyone expected the latest<b> Star Wars Story</b> to be another big hit, but the movie has fared rather …

Solo May Be First Star Wars Movie Ever To Lose Money

The new Star Wars spinoff movie, <i>Solo</i>, is looking like a commercial disappointment, at least in some regards. An analyst told The Hollywood Reporter that the sci-fi film is expected to lose $50 million or more, while other sources told the site the loss could be even worse: $80 million or more.<p>The …

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Box Office Disappoints, Pulling in Roughly Half as Much as ‘Rogue One’

<b>Solo: A Star Wars Story</b> arrived in theaters over the Memorial Day weekend, and while box office projections predicted the <i>Star Wars</i> spin-off might set …

‘Sesame Street’ is Suing the Dirty Puppet Movie ‘The Happytime Murders’

Dirty, filthy puppet movie <b>The Happytime Murders</b> just got slapped with a lawsuit from the makers of <i>Sesame Stree</i>t, who aren’t very happy about all this …

Boba Fett Star Wars spin-off film on the way from James Mangold

James Mangold is set to write and direct a Boba Fett Star Wars film

Harvey Weinstein Arrested by NYPD, Charged With Rape and Sex Abuse

The New York Police Department has had <b>Harvey Weinstein</b> arrested on charges of rape, committing a criminal sex act, sexual abuse, and sexual …

Deadpool 2 Director Shares More Details On The Division Movie And The Video Game Curse

<i>Deadpool 2</i> director David Leitch is also directing the upcoming movie based on The Division that will star Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Chastain. He's now shared some information on how the film is progressing, and it sounds like good news for people who want to see the franchise move to the big …

‘Show Dogs’ Is Getting Recut After Sexual Abuse Uproar

Well, this is certainly a first. Global Road Entertainment will be making changes to the theatrical cut of their family friendly comedy <b>Show Dogs</b> …

James Mangold Will Write and Direct a Boba Fett ‘Star Wars’ Movie

<b>Boba Fett</b> is getting his own <b>Star Wars Anthology</b> film, and Disney and Lucasfilm have tapped <i>Logan</i> director <b>James Mangold</b> to write and direct. A Obi-Wan …

Possible Obi-Wan Kenobi Spin-Off Movie Details Arrive and There’s Something Odd About Them

We all know it’s coming. The fans demand it. It’s only a matter of time before Lucasfilm and Disney officially announce the <b>Obi-Wan spin-off</b>. As we …

The Team Behind Solo Addressed How It Would Have Been Different If Lord and Miller Directed It

Though Phil Lord and Chris Miller were fired from <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> midway through production, their fingerprints can still be felt on the movie.<p>…

Is This Why Colin Trevorrow Was Fired from ‘Star Wars Episode 9’?

The behind-the-scenes troubles at Lucasfilm have become almost a regular fixture of the entertainment news cycle. Ever since <i>Star Wars: The Force</i> …

Ryan Reynolds is Still Trying to Convince Hugh Jackman to Make a Deadpool/Wolverine Movie

<b>Ryan Reynolds</b> is on a mission: to give us the <b>Deadpool Wolverine</b> movie we’ve all been waiting for. Okay, maybe Reynolds is the only one waiting for …

Are Audiences Getting Tired of ‘The Avengers’ Yet? James Cameron Hopes So

By the time <i>Avatar 2</i> hits theaters, the first of four sequels in the sci-fi franchise from director <b>James Cameron</b>, 11 years will have passed since the …

Fast And Furious Director Will Turn Insane '80s Cartoon Into A Movie

The 1980s animated series MASK is in development as a feature film at Paramount. Deadline reports that the movie studio has tapped <i>The Fate of the Furious</i> director F. Gary Gray to develop and direct. The producers are looking to attach a writer for the concept, described as "a contemporary …

A Dumb Lawsuit May Prevent Mad Max Sequels, and We're Furiosa as Hell About It

<i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i> grossed almost $400 million worldwide, received 10 Oscar nominations (including Best Picture) and won six, the most of any film …