Manjari Makijany Will Direct ‘Spin’ For Disney+ (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that a new music/dance-focused film titled ‘Spin’ is in development at Disney+. Manjari Makijany will direct the film. Manjari Makijany is an Indian director, she recently wrapped her directorial debut, ‘Desert Dolphin’ which is a sports drama that is a coming-of-age story of a rural skater girl inspired by true events. According…

Robert Richardson Joins ‘Don’t Look Up’ For Netflix (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that highly acclaimed cinematographer Robert Richardson has joined the crew for Adam McKay’s ‘Don’t Look Up’ for Netflix. Richardson’s CV is jam-packed full of classic films including the ‘Kill Bill’ films, ‘Hugo’, ‘Django Unchained’, ‘Inglorious Bastards’, ‘Shutter Island’, ‘Breathe’ and The recently released ‘Once Upon a Time In Hollywood’, and those are…

Steve Carr Sets Next Comedy Film At Netflix (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that Steve Carr is set to direct and produce a new untitled comedy film for Netflix. Carr has previously directed Fox's 'Dr Dolittle 2', 'Next Friday', 'Daddy Day Care', 'Rebound', 'Are We Done Yet?' and most recently, 'Middle School: The Worst Years of my Life'. Carr is most notably known for directing…

George Tillman Jr Set To Direct ‘George Foreman’ Biopic (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that George Tillman Jr is set to direct a biopic focused on boxing legend George Foreman. George Tillman Jr has previously directed episodes of 'This Is Us' and 'Luke Cage' as well as movies such as 'Soul Food', 'Men of Honor', 'Notorious', 'Faster', 'The Longest Ride' and 'The Hate U Give'. Tillman…

‘Bloodshot’ Review – Superhero Flicks of the Past Are Resurrected

There has been a debate as of late surrounding superhero films and their place in the grand tapestry of cinema. What worth do they have to the medium? Is their cultural dominance a sign of uncreative executives or simply just the result of audience demand? Are they even "cinema" at all? I may not be…

‘Scream 5’ In Development (EXCLUSIVE)

Discussing Film has learned that ‘Scream 5’ is in development and is targeting to begin filming in May. ‘Ready or Not’ directors Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett will be helming the film. Chad Villella and original ‘Scream’ writer Kevin Williamson will executive produce. William Sherak, James Vanderbilt, and Paul Neinstein will produce the film. Plot…

‘The Hunt’ Review – Not So Controversial Politicized Trolling

The Hunt needs no introduction by now. The political satire of liberal elites hunting conservative folks for sport was always going to attract controversy under the current political climate. Suffice to say that when Universal canceled the release of the Blumhouse production last year- this turned into a whole different ball game. Given the current…

Channing Tatum Set To Star & Produce Netflix’s ‘Six Years’ Adaption (EXCLUSIVE)

Channing Tatum’s huge comeback is happening and we have more details. After taking a 2-year hiatus from starring in live-action films, Channing Tatum will star in and produce an adaption of ‘Six Years’ for Netflix. Tatum will play the lead role of Jake Fisher in the film. Tatum’s last live-action role was Tequila in ‘Kingsman:…

‘The Way Back’ Review – A Raw and Cathartic Redemption Story For Ben Affleck

Director Gavin O’Connor’s (The Accountant) The Way Back is the kind of sports movie that becomes a genre-defining classic. It is not one that abides by too many typical genre tropes. The film opts to deliver an authentic, vulnerable character study that leaves theatrics at the door. The Way Back follows an alcoholic construction worker…

‘Parasite’ Black & White Review – Just as Fantastic and Stylish with Added Elegance

While the miracle of color brought life to a predominantly colorless form of entertainment, black-and-white films were and have since been considered treasures. Such as filmmaker's going to extensive lengths to reimagine modern hits into such a template, like George Miller (Mad Max: Fury Road) and Bong Joon Ho now. Today we still see black-and-white…