Marvel’s Feige On 2020, “Widow” Rating

Almost five years ago, Marvel Studios held an event which laid out the plans for their ‘Phase 3’ films – setting the release dates and titles for their films through to 2019 and, despite the odd subtraction or addition, that schedule has been followed. We’re now at the end of... #marvel

Darkhorizons | 23.2.2019 7:03:06

“Captain Marvel” Pre-Sales Soar & Larson Talks

Estimates for the opening of Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel” are going up. Tracking figure estimates for the film’s domestic debut have jumped from $100 million to $120 million, and now the film is reportedly Marvel’s third-biggest pre-seller on Fandango, behind only &... #marvel

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 20:15:01

Teaser Trailer: HBO’s “Native Son”

HBO Films has announced that “Native Son,” the first film from renowned visual artist Rashid Johnson, will premiere on the network on Saturday April 6th. In addition, they’ve released the film’s first trailer. Scoring its world premiere in January at the Sundance Film Festiva... #trailer #hbo

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 20:13:57

Luke Wilson Onboard “Zombieland” Sequel

Luke Wilson has joined the ensemble cast of the upcoming “Zombieland: Double Tap” at Sony Pictures. In the sequel to the 2009 horror comedy, the zombie slayers face off against new kinds of living dead that have evolved since the first movie, as well as new human survivors. They have to ...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 19:19:31

DC’s “Stargirl” Series Rounds Out Its Cast

DC Universe’s planned series adaptation of the comic “Stargirl” has finished its casting with Amy Smart, Neil Jackson, Hunter Sansone and Trae Romano all taking series regular roles. The story follows high school teenager Courtney Whitmore whose seemingly perfect life hits a major ...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 19:18:21

Oyelowo Joins “Peter Rabbit” Sequel

David Oyelowo (“Selma,” “Gringo”) is set to join the cast of the “Peter Rabbit” sequel at Sony Pictures. The first film grossed $350 million worldwide and this follow-up is set to arrive February 7th 2020. Oyelowo joins Rose Byrne and Domhnall Gleeson, who are ret...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 19:16:44

“A Quiet Place Part II” Set For May 2020

It looks like the sequel to last year’s “A Quiet Place” is firming up with original writer/director John Krasinski announcing on social media this morning it will be titled “A Quiet Place Part II” and will open May 15th 2020. Krasinski is penning the sequel and is back ...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 18:51:23

Murphy Plans Hollywood Golden Age Series

TV mega-producer Ryan Murphy has announced his third Netflix series – “Hollywood”. Dubbed a “love letter to the Golden Age of Tinseltown,” the project has scored a straight-to-series order at the streaming giant. Further plot specifics are under wraps. Murphy co-created...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 18:40:10

“Young Sheldon” Scores A Two Season Renewal

CBS’ single-camera comedy series “Young Sheldon,” the prequel spin-off to the hit multi-cam sitcom “The Big Bang Theory,” has scored an early renewal for a third and fourth season. The series follows ten-year-old Sheldon Cooper (Iain Armitage) as he struggles to fit in ...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 18:38:26

“American Gods” & “Barry” Season Two Trailers

Starz has released a new teaser trailer for the second season of its big-budget fantasy series “American Gods,” based on Neil Gaiman’s novel of the same name, which returns to the network on March 10th. Season Two moves the battle inexorably toward crisis point as the destinies of ... #trailer

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 18:37:11

Natalie Dormer Joins New “Penny Dreadful”

“The Tudors” and “Game of Thrones” actress Natalie Dormer will play a supernatural demon in John Logan’s sequel/spin-off series “Penny Dreadful: City of Angels” at Showtime. Filming begins this year. The new show will feature all new characters and storyline...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 18:35:54

Christie, Jones & More Join “The Friend”

Gwendoline Christie (“Game Of Thrones”) and Cherry Jones (“Boy Erased”) will join Jason Segel, Dakota Johnson and Casey Affleck in “Blackfish” director Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s feature “The Friend” at Scott Free and Black Bear Pictures. Johnson and Aff...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 18:34:18

Bond 25 Gets Working Title, Seeks Nyong’o?

It’s a familiar name to Fleming fans, and it was once rumored to be the original title for what was to become Pierce Brosnan’s second 007 film “Tomorrow Never Dies” twenty years ago. Now a new listing in Production Weekly (via The Guardian) indicates that “Bond 25,̶... #bond

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 16:22:19

Warners Sets “Space Jam 2” & More Dates

Warner Bros. Pictures has set a July 16th 2021 release date for “Space Jam 2,” the upcoming LeBron James-led sequel to the 1996 basketball-meets-Looney Tunes feature. The film takes a slot previously marked out for an ‘untitled WB event film’ and has it to itself, but is sand...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 16:21:00

“Altered Carbon” Sets Second Season Cast

Renee Elise Goldsberry and Chris Conner will reprise their roles as Envoy leader Quellcrist Falconer and Raven hotel AI program Poe, respectively, in the upcoming second season of Netflix’s sci-fi series “Altered Carbon”. The pair will join new cast additions Simone Missick (“...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 16:19:56

Woody Allen Preps Next Film In Spain

Woody Allen and Spanish production company Mediapro are re-teaming to develop his next film with an eye to shoot in Spain. Spanish newspaper El Pais (via Deadline) reports that Allen’s team has been scouting locations in the Basque Country. No details of the film’s content have emerged. ...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 16:18:50

“L.A. Finest” Shuts Down Shoot After Accident

Production was shut down and filming for today has reportedly been cancelled on “L.A.’s Finest,” the upcoming “Bad Boys” spin-off TV series, following two injuries on set. The incident involved a stunt car that crashed into a cargo crate during filming in San Pedro, Los...

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 16:14:18

Netflix Picks Up Theron-Led “Old Guard”

Netflix has picked up “Beyond The Lights” filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood’s female-fronted action film “The Old Guard” based on “Whiteout” author Greg Rucka’s comic. Charlize Theron and KiKi Layne (“If Beale Street Could Talk”) lead the cas... #netflix

Darkhorizons | 22.2.2019 6:40:20

Jordan In Talks To Join Denzel’s “Jordan”

“Black Panther” star Michael B. Jordan’s dance card keeps filling up as he’s in talks to star in the Denzel Washington-directed “A Journal for Jordan” at Sony Pictures. Virgil Williams (“Mudbound”) adapted the script from Dana Canedy’s bestsellin...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 21:54:59

“Black Panther” Song Skips The Oscars

Kendrick Lamar and SZA will not perform “All the Stars,” the Best Original Song nominated from Best Picture nominee “Black Panther,” at the upcoming 91st Oscars on Sunday. On top of that, no other artist will perform the song in their place. Lamar is reportedly in final prepa...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 21:53:54

Michael Jackson’s Estate Sues HBO Over Doco

The estate of Michael Jackson is suing HBO it has been revealed today. The late singer’s estate has reportedly accused the cable channel of violating a non-disparagement clause by agreeing to run the two-part documentary “Leaving Neverland”. The film follows two men who recount the... #hbo

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 21:53:06

McKenzie, Smith Join Wright’s “Soho”

“Leave No Trace” breakout Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie and former “Doctor Who” and “The Crown” star Matt Smith will join Anya Taylor-Joy in Edgar Wright’s newest feature “Last Night in Soho” at Working Title, Film4 and Focus Features. The project i...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 21:50:29

Trailer: Hawke, Pratt In D’Onofrio’s “The Kid”

“Daredevil” actor Vincent D’Onofrio has managed to assemble an impressive cast for his new western “The Kid” which includes Ethan Hawke, Chris Pratt and Dane DeHaan. The story follows a young boy, Rio (Jake Schur), who is forced to go on the run across the American Sout... #trailer

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 18:52:41

Stallone Turns Superhero In “Samaritan”

Sylvester Stallone is attached to star in the superhero film “Samaritan” which MGM has acquired in a competitive bidding situation. Bragi F. Schut (“Escape Room”) penned the spec script which is dubbed a dark, fresh take on the superhero genre. The story centers on a boy lear...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 18:51:33

Full Trailer: Jordan Peele’s “The Twilight Zone”

Following a specially made tease during the Superbowl, CBS All Access has now unveiled the full trailer for “The Twilight Zone,” the upcoming reboot of the sci-fi anthology series with this version hosted and executive produced by Jordan Peele. Actors slated to appear in the various epis... #trailer

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 18:28:15

Otto Bathurst To Helm Shorter “Halo” TV Series

Otto Bathurst, who most recently directed last year’s “Robin Hood” film, will replace Rupert Wyatt as executive producer of the upcoming Showtime TV series based on the “HALO” video game franchise. Bathurst, who also directed the first episode of “Black Mirror,...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 18:08:01

Trailer: “Dragged Across Concrete”

Lionsgate Premiere and Summit Entertainment have released the trailer for the Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn-led “Dragged Across Concrete,” director S. Craig Zahler’s third film following the acclaimed “Bone Tomahawk” and “Brawl in Cell Block 99”. The pair play two p... #trailer

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 18:07:06

STX Grabs Guy Ritchie’s Impressive “Bush”

Previously titled “Toff Guys,” filmmaker Guy Ritchie’s upcoming return to the tongue-in-cheek crime drama genre that he made his name on, has been renamed “Bush” and now STX has acquired the U.S. rights to the project. A very impressive cast including Matthew McConaughe...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 17:59:56

Teaser Trailer: “The Angry Birds Movie 2”

The first trailer has arrived for Sony Animation’s “The Angry Birds Movie 2,” the follow-up to the first film based on Rovio’s best-selling mobile game. Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Bill Hader, Danny McBride, and Peter Dinklage will all reprise their roles from the first film an... #trailer

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 17:57:21

“Haunting of Hill House” Returns In 2020

Netflix has teased that its acclaimed mental illness-themed family drama meets spook house horror series “The Haunting of Hill House” will return for a second season in 2020 titled “The Haunting of Bly Manor”. Series creators Mike Flanagan and Trevor Macy, who have just close...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 17:15:27

Feig Intervenes In “Ghostbusters 3” Outrage

Filmmakers Jason Reitman and Paul Feig have both shown decorum in a way others haven’t in the wake of quotes arising from a podcast interview with Reitman this week. In 2016 Feig attempted a reboot of the beloved 1980s “Ghostbusters” film property, one boasting an all-female cast. ...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 17:07:28

Netflix Satisfies Customers…Except Eminem

The American Customer Satisfaction Index has released a new report which, as of early February this year, has Netflix original programming scoring higher marks than any of its competitors in the field. Netflix customers have given the streamer’s original content a score of 81/100 – up 2.... #netflix

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 17:04:53

“Anthem” Reviews Paint A Very Mixed Picture

Electronic Arts and Bioware’s “Anthem” game doesn’t officially launch until this Friday, but critics reviews for the title have started going up and they don’t paint a good picture. The game is currently scoring a very disappointing 68/100 on Metacritic with six reviews...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 16:48:44

Female-Led “Skull and Bones” TV Series Planned

Ubisoft is set to take a different approach with its upcoming big budget pirate-themed video game “Skull & Bones” as Heat Vision reports that the company’s film and TV arm is developing a female-centric TV series based on the game. In fact, said series will be released before ...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 16:46:15

Empire’s Jussie Smollett Arrested & Charged

That story that has taken twists and turns every few hours has come to a close as “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett turned himself into police this morning and now faces criminal charges for allegedly filing a false police report and for disorderly conduct reports Variety and Vulture. It ha...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 15:47:20

“See Me” Scribe To Pen “Land of Oz” Series

Legendary Entertainment is reportedly developing a TV series based on the “Land of Oz” novels by L. Frank Baum. Ed Ricourt (“Now You See Me,” “Jessica Jones”) will write and produce the currently untitled series which is said to be near a deal for a director. The ...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 15:31:30

“Walking Dead” Hits Ratings Low, Cancels Game

AMC’s once unassailable zombie show juggernaut “The Walking Dead” has fallen – hard. This past Sunday’s episode hit an all-time low in the ratings – pulling in a 1.7 rating in the key 18-49 demographic and 4.5 million viewers total. That’s the least watched ...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 15:15:44

Full Trailer: Egerton Is Elton John In “Rocketman”

Paramount Pictures has unveiled the new full trailer for the upcoming Elton John biopic “Rocketman” starring Taron Egerton as the legendary British singer. The film deals with his emergence as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music to becoming a music superstar and his partnership with ... #trailer

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:50:43

Netflix Acquires “Wandering Earth” Global Rights

China’s first sci-fi action film with high-end production values at the same scale as Hollywood blockbusters, “The Wandering Earth,” has been a smash hit and has earned over $610 million at the Chinese box office in just over two weeks. Though it has also scored a limited release i... #netflix

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:48:12

Tyler Posey To Lead “Lost Boys” Pilot Cast

“Teen Wolf” series lead Tyler Posey has signed on for the lead role of Michael in the upcoming “The Lost Boys” TV pilot at The CW. Posey’s Michael, played by Jason Patrick in the original 1987 Joel Schumacher-directed film, is one of the two sons who move to the seaside...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:46:40

Costner, Lane Re-Team For “Let Him Go”

They played the Kents in “Man of Steel,” now Diane Lane and Kevin Costner are re-teaming to play another married couple in the suspense thriller “Let Him Go” for Focus Features. Based by a novel of the same name by Larry Watson, Costner plays a retired sheriff who, with his w...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:45:57

Screen Gems To Remake “Bunny Lake”

Screen Gems has announced plans for a remake of Otto Preminger’s 1965 crime thriller “Bunny Lake is Missing” which starred Laurence Olivier, Carol Lynley, and Keir Dullea. Still in the early development stages, Merriam Modell’s original novel follows a mother who comes to pic...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:45:15

Brian Tyree Henry Leads “They Cloned Tyrone”

Brian Tyree Henry (“Atlanta,” “Widows”) is in negotiations to star in the thriller “They Cloned Tyrone” for MACRO. “Creed II” scribe Juel Taylor will make his directing debut and co-write the script with Tony Rettenmaier. The story follows a series of ...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:44:18

McMurray To Helm Jordan-Led “Silver Bear”

Gerard McMurray (“The First Purge,” “Burning Sands”) has been set to write and direct the Michael B. Jordan-led action thriller “The Silver Bear” at Lionsgate and Nickel City Pictures. Based on Derek Haas’ best-selling novel series, Jordan will play a hitman...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:43:01

Quick News: Boys, Bloods, Game, Jade, Friday

Bad Boys for Life Mexican actress Kate Del Castillo (“La Reina del Sur”) has been added to the cast of “Bad Boys for Life” at Sony Pictures. Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah are directing from a script by Joe Carnahan, Peter Craig, and Chris Bremmer. Will Smith and Martin Lawre...

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:42:15

Bennett, Clarke, Keough Join Netflix’s “Devil”

Haley Bennett (“The Girl on the Train”), Jason Clarke (“First Man”) and Riley Keough (“Hold the Dark”) have been set for the Antonio Campos-directed drama “The Devil All the Time” at Netflix. The story is based on Donald Ray Pollock’s American gothic n... #netflix

Darkhorizons | 21.2.2019 14:41:11