Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1 is fundamentally about fallible beings who become better beings by connecting with other beings.
In 2014, Michelle MacLaren, one of television’s most highly-sought after directors, having worked on huge hit shows like Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad, signed aboard to direct Wonder Woman. You may remember us writing about it. And then, due to the oft-stated reason of creative differences, she left the film in 2015 to eventually […]
According to The Wrap, Kurt Russell is director Peter Gunn‘s top pick to play the role of Chris Pratt‘s father in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy 2. The actor, who stars in Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming film The Hateful Eight, has not yet read the script or been officially offered the role, but will reportedly engage in talks with […]
UPDATE: Even Marvel Studios Head Kevin Feige has saluted Jurassic World’s triumph with a gracious tweet that still manages to remind everyone that New Mega Star Chris Pratt got his big action break (and got into shape for the first time) for a MARVEL movie. Well played! Art in the tweet by Ande Parks. Congrats […]
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Between Guardians of the Galaxy and The Lego Movie, Chris Pratt was probably THE action/adventure star of 2014. With Jurassic World coming up in June and The Magnificent Seven about to begin shooting, that momentum doesn’t look like it’s slowing down anytime soon. If Disney has their way, we may very well see Pratt attached […]
With 56 super franchise movies coming at ya in the next six years, The Beat has been keeping an eye on whether any of those zillions of non Marvel/DC comics options might be getting closer to the screen. And the answer is sort of yes. For instance Cowboy, Ninja Viking, written by AJ Lieberman and […]
Chris Pratt hosted Saturday’s Saturday Night Live season premiere and along with the inevitable Starlord jokes, there was a pretty spot on parody of Marvel’s new found ability to sell anything, even a talking tree. Personally, I think Pam would have a lot of potential. Heidi MacDonaldHeidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief […]