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‘Aquaman’ is an Action-Packed Underwater Adventure for the Entire Family – Review

2018 has been an exceptional year for superhero movies. From Black Panther, Deadpool 2 and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, we have seen comic book movies across the spectrum explore different sub-genres within their films. Aquaman is no exception. Before I really start my review, I will say I had a blast with this movie. It surpassed all my expectations and I can’t wait […]

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James Wan to Produce Swamp Thing TV Series for DC’s Streaming Service, DC Universe

DC’s streaming service finally has a name–DC Universe. Details for the aptly titled new initiative don’t stop there, either. According to The Hollywood Reporter, James Wan, who’s presently busy with Aquaman, will executive produce a live-action Swamp Thing television series with Michael Clear, the boss at Wan’s production company Atomic Monster, and Rob Hackett. Battlestar Galactica’s Mark Verheiden, an executive producer […]

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A New Film in the Conjuring Series Arrives in Summer 2019

As James Wan’s Conjuring universe continues to expand, more details surface. The latest bit of news comes in the form of a release date for an unspecified film. According to Entertainment Weekly, Warner Bros. has set a date for July 3, 2019. This mid-summer release could belong to The Crooked Man-starring feature, The Conjuring 3, or a spinoff that’s yet to […]

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DCEU’s Aquaman Adds Randall Park To Cast

Randall Park is officially part of the DCEU. Heroic Hollywood reported that during Aquaman’s reshoots, Fresh Off The Boat’s Randall Park will have a role in the upcoming DCEU standalone film. A tweet from Aquaman director James Wan confirms Park cast in the film. https://twitter.com/creepypuppet/status/984499957305520128?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fheroichollywood.com%2Faquaman-adds-randall-park%2F&tfw_creator=mmistroff&tfw_site=heroichollywood Park has been added to the cast as Dr. Shin during the film’s reshoots which are currently underway. In the […]

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James Wan To Produce Stephen King’s The Tommyknockers

Another novel of Stephen King might be headed to the big screen. Empire reported this weekend that James Wan will be teaming up with It producer Roy Lee to begin the pitching process for Stephen King’s 1987 novel The Tommyknockers. The story follows a town in Maine that falls under the influence of a dangerous gas from an unearthed space craft. The gas […]

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‘Aquaman’ Has Wrapped Filming

Aquaman is one of the most anticipated films of the DCEU, directed by James Wan (The Conjuring), with a cast that includes Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry, a.k.a Aquaman, Amber Heard as Mera, Willem Dafoe, Patric Wilson, Nicole Kidman and more. Now, after 7 months of filming, or 114 days to be more accurate- James Wan, Amber Heard and Jason Momoa […]

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Twitter Exchange Teases ‘Aquaman’ Villain

Aquaman is still a far way off but the cast of the film have kept us plenty entertained with their online antics. One of the main culprits of this is Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who uses his social media to constantly tease fans of his villainous status as Black Manta. Most recently, his twitter antics led another possible villain to join […]

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‘Annabelle: Creation’ Pushes ‘The Conjuring’ Horror Franchise To $1B

Annabelle: Creation has earned $160 million worldwide, with this contribution The Conjuring cinematic universe has passed $1 billion dollars worldwide. The Conjuring series began with producer Tony DeRosa-Grund who developed the idea basing a film on Ed and Lorraine Warren, a pair of paranormal investigators. After 14 years of dead-ends he teamed up with producer Peter Safran to develop the film. After […]

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James Wan Updates Status of The Conjuring 3

With Annabelle: Creation now in theaters, and filming wrapped on the Corin Hardy-helmed The Nun spinoff, details concerning The Conjuring 3 are once again a hot topic. However, since the project is very much in its incipient stages, those involved do not have a whole lot to divulge. At the very least, though, James Wan, the man behind the franchise, […]

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James Wan Talks About ‘Aquaman’

James Wan has had a run with films with big budgets. He has directed big hits for the horror genre with the Saw, Insidious and The Conjuring franchises, for the action genre with Furious 7 and now, he’s entering the superhero genre with Aquaman, starring Jason Momoa. Heat Vision (part of The Hollywood Reporter) had a talk with the director […]

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Rebecca Thomas Will Direct ‘Malignant Man’ Adaptation, James Wan Producing

20th Century Fox has tapped Rebecca Thomas (Electrick Children, Stranger Things) to direct their film Malignant. James Wan is producing the film, an adaptation of his graphic novel Malignant Man. Wan is producing through his production company, Atomic Monster. Ross Richie and Stephen Christy are also producing through Boom! Studios. “The story focuses on a patient dying of a terminal disease who discovers […]

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‘Aquaman’ Dives into the First Stages of Filming

The DCEU is wasting no time introducing us to all of the Superheroes that exist in their shared universe. November’s Justice League is set to launch us right into the world that these characters live in, and from that film, we’ll be getting a lot of solo films for each hero. Aquaman is one of the heroes in the JL […]

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Aquaman Release Date Pushed Back to December 2018

Aquaman was slated to hit theatres on October 5, 2018- but has been pushed back by Warner Bros. by just over two months. It will now make it’s way into theatres in December. James Wan was set to begin filming the superhero film in Australia in a few weeks, even posting some images on his Instagram page while scouting locations. No […]