The Women of Star Wars: The Ideals and Tragedy of Padmé Amidala

Welcome back to The Women of Star Wars. In this second installment, naturally, I’d like to talk about Padmé Amidala. When Padmé was introduced in the Star Wars prequels, I liked her a lot, although not as much as Leia. As a child, the politics within the Senate and on the planet Naboo went over …

Bambi Live-Action Remake in the Works

Variety reports that Disney is planning to give Bambi the live-action remake treatment. Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Captain Marvel) and Lindsey Beer (Sierra Burgess Is a Loser) will be the film’s screenwriters, with Depth of Field producing. This production will utilize the same photorealistic look we saw in The Lion King (2019), which was earlier engineered for …

Kevin Feige Met With Patrick Stewart About the MCU’s X-Men

Everyone’s favorite telepath might have looked very familiar when Marvel’s Merry Mutants made their big-screen return. While promoting the upcoming Picard TV series, Patrick Stewart told Digital Spy that he had a meeting with Marvel president Kevin Feige regarding Professor Xavier, intimating that a return to the character may have been on the table, perhaps …

Chris Bremner To Write National Treasure 3

Ben Gates might finally be on his way back to the big screen. The Hollywood Reporter reports that the long-in-development third film in the National Treasure franchise will have a new script from Chris Bremner (who is also attached to write the 4th Bad Boys movie). I really want to be excited about this news, …

Spenser Confidential Trailer Brings the Famous PI to Netflix

It’s time to break out the Scotch as one of the greatest PIs of all time is about to return to the screen courtesy of Netflix in Spenser Confidential. The film, directed by Peter Berg, is based on author Ace Atkins’ novel Wonderland, which continues the adventures of Robert B. Parker’s long-running detective Spenser. Featuring …

Black Widow Special Look Hits the Internet

Marvel gave everyone a sting this week when they released a Black Widow special look (which is different from a trailer because reasons). Directed by Cate Shortland, Black Widow finds Scarlett Johansson’s sleek and sexy Avenger on a personal mission that took place between Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War. In addition to …