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Evil Dead director Fede Alvarez talks ‘possibility’ of sequel

Evil Dead director Fede Alvarez talks ‘possibility’ of sequel

Director Fede Alvarez last week agreed on Twitter to make a sequel to his 2013 Evil Dead reboot if Uruguay wins the soccer World Cup — something which remains a distinct possibility. How serious is the filmmaker about returning to the Deadites-filled universe originally established in Sam Raimi’s

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Doctor Who director Rachel Talalay encourages women to ‘kick down’ glass ceiling

Doctor Who director Rachel Talalay encourages women to ‘kick down’ glass ceiling

Doctor Who and Tank Girl helmer Rachel Talalay encouraged women directors to “kick down that glass ceiling” in a rousing speech at the Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles on Saturday night. Talalay made the comment in the course of accepting the 2018 Inspiration Award at Etheria Film Night, a showcase of short science-fiction, fantasy, action, thriller,…

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The Bachelor director reveals the most difficult proposal to shoot

The Bachelor director reveals the most difficult proposal to shoot

Starting with the very first season of The Bachelorette, starring Trista, Ken Fuchs has been the director behind every episode of the Bachelor and Bachelorette franchises. For 34 straight seasons, he’s brought viewers limo entrances, rose ceremonies, fantasy suites, and proposals. EW caught up with him to discuss his experience behind the camera. ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: How has…

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Aquaman director James Wan reveals how he’ll show underwater dialogue

Aquaman director James Wan reveals how he’ll show underwater dialogue

So, how is Aquaman director James Wan going to solve that underwater dialogue problem, anyway? You’ll recall that in Justice League, director Zack Snyder had Mera (Amber Heard) create a giant air pocket underwater so she could have a chat with Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa). Fans drowned that scene with criticism, noting that Atlanteans don’t…

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Mary Shelley director on telling the story of the woman behind the monster

Mary Shelley director on telling the story of the woman behind the monster

It’s 2018, and some of the biggest films of the year have featured superheroes fighting the forces of evil, a trio of time-wrinkling beings, a massive virtual-reality video game, and terrifying otherworldly aliens that hunt by sound. Another film on the horizon doesn’t seem to have much in common with those… except that it has everything…

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Valerian director Luc Besson reportedly accused of raping a woman in France

Valerian director Luc Besson reportedly accused of raping a woman in France

Director Luc Besson, known for movies like Léon: The Professional, The Fifth Element, and more recently Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, has been reported to police on an accusation of raping a woman in France, according to multiple media outlets. Besson, through a representative, has “categorically” denied the accusation. French radio station Europe…

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The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson reviews Solo: A Star Wars Story

The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson reviews Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story has Rian Johnson‘s glowing approval. The director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi shared his thoughts on the new film in an Instagram Story following the world premiere. Johnson praised Donald Glover’s turn as Lando Calrissian, called Alden Ehrenreich‘s Han Solo “terrific,” and agreed the action scenes are “great.” “[Ehrenreich is] not doing…

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You need to hear Solo director Ron Howard’s Wookiee impression

You need to hear Solo director Ron Howard’s Wookiee impression

Ron Howard may have replaced the original directors of Solo: A Star Wars Story, but he’s sure not ever going to replace the actor who plays Chewbacca. The veteran film

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Westworld director explains how the park’s guns work

Westworld director explains how the park’s guns work

Westworld director Richard Lewis answers our burning questions after watching the third episode of season 2, “Virtù e Fortuna.” Go here for our deep-dive recap breaking down the episode and its new park. ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: So we open with a new world we haven’t seen before, Park 6, The Raj. I bet Jonathan Nolan wanted…

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Aquaman director James Wan teases a ‘Shakespearean story’ of sibling rivalry

Aquaman director James Wan teases a ‘Shakespearean story’ of sibling rivalry

They say blood is thicker than water — but does that hold up underwater? Audiences may find out in Warner Bros’. upcoming Aquaman movie, which director James Wan says will tell a “Shakespearean” tale of sibling rivalry set against a sci-fi/fantasy backdrop. Speaking to EW at CinemaCon in Las Vegas on Tuesday, the filmmaker teased the central…

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