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Tag: Sony Pictures

A Deep Dive into the Sony/Spider-Man/Disney Debacle, and What’s in Store for the Future

It was in early 2015 when news first broke that Sony and Disney made a momentous deal to bring Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Fast forward almost five years later, and that deal has apparently come to an abrupt end. Talks of re-negotiating the original terms of the deal broke down, and now Spider-Man ...

Andy Serkis has Met with Sony about Directing ‘Venom 2’

Talk about an out-of-left-field pick. Andy Serkis has reportedly met with Sony Pictures about directing Venom 2. The first Venom was directed by Ruben Fleischer but is not returning. Serkis flew to Los Angeles for meetings set by Sony brass earlier this week. He is one of several filmmakers in the mix, sources say, as Sony carefully weighs who ...

Phil Lord and Chris Miller Sign Nine-Figure Deal with Sony, Will Develop Marvel TV Universe

The Hollywood-power duo behind The Lego Movie, Jump Street and Spider-Verse have departed the longtime home at 20th Century Fox TV for a massive five-year deal with Sony Pictures. Phil Lord and Chris Miller are moving their overall deal from 20th Century Fox TV to Sony Pictures TV. After producing one of the most critically ...

Jason Reitman Will Direct a New ‘Ghostbusters’ Film Set in the Original Universe

Who you gonna call? That's right, yet another Ghostbusters film is coming to theatres as today, Sony announced that Jason Reitman, son of 1984's Ghostbusters director Ivan Reitman, will direct a new sequel. The film will be set in the original films' universe, ignoring the events of the much maligned 2016 reboot. EW, who first ...

‘10 Cloverfield Lane’s’ Dan Trachtenberg to Direct Sony’s ‘Uncharted’ Film

Dan Trachtenberg, who made his fantastic debut with 10 Cloverfield Lane, will direct Sony Pictures’ adaptation of the hit video game Uncharted. The report, an exclusive from Variety, says that Trachtenberg replaces Shawn Levy, who had to depart the project due to scheduling conflicts. Sony has been hoping to work with Trachtenberg since 10 Cloverfield Lane debuted ...

Awkwafina in Talks to Join ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Sequel

Awkwafina is in talks to join the most dangerous game ever played. The Crazy Rich Asians star is reportedly in talks to join Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart in the Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle sequel, according to THR. The untitled feature project reunites the cast of the 2017 hit movie that starred Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and ...

Sony Pictures Announces Release of Christmas Songs from ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’

Sony Pictures Animation has just announced that it will release a new soundtrack EP featuring the Christmas songs recorded for the studios’ critically acclaimed hit, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. The album will feature Chris Pine, who plays Miles Morales' universe's Peter Parker/Spider-Man singing Spidey-Bells (A Hero’s Lament) (as featured in the movie’s end credits) and Up on the House Top. Miles ...

Chris Pine Has a Small but Impactful Cameo in ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is just a few short weeks away from its anticipated release, but now, a brand-new revelation about the first theatrical animated Spidey feature has just been revealed. Talkies Network is able to confirm that Wonder Woman and Star Trek actor Chris Pine has a small but impactful role in the film. A surprise that has been ...

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Has Screened: Here are the First Reactions

While the film world has experienced the life and times and Peter Parker's Spider-Man, December will see the feature film debut of the Miles Morales incarnation of Spider-Man. The film follows Miles as he juggles his high school life with his status as a superhero. But now, he must also deal with the newfound knowledge of the ...

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Sequel & All-Female Spinoff in the Works From Sony

With just weeks to go before Sony unveils the highly anticipated animated movie, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Sony Pictures Animation is already in the process of putting the pieces together for not just a sequel but a spinoff as well. The report comes from THR, who say that Joaquim Dos Santos, known for his work on ...

Box Office Report: ‘Venom’ Devours $205M Globally; ‘A Star Is Born’ Shines with $50M+

Superhero, or in this case, anti-hero fatigue is a myth as Sony's Venom just silenced its critics. The film devoured a massive $80 million from 4,250 theaters in its domestic opening, easily the best showing ever for an October title. Across the pond, Venom soared to $125.2 million from 58 markets for a global bow of $205.2 million. The ...

Sony Details What’s Next for their “Spider-Man/Marvel Universe” After ‘Venom’

Venom, the highly anticipated comic book adaptation that hits theaters in October, isn’t just an attempt to do justice to the legendary symbiote after a lackluster appearance in 2007’s Spider-Man 3. It’s also a big-budget bet by Sony Pictures that the world of Spider-Man can spawn its own cinematic universe to rival what Disney has ...

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