David Gordon Green’s ‘Halloween’, which is being co-written by Danny McBride, is set to hit theaters this Halloween season and will act as a direct sequel to the 1978 classic, ignoring all of the other sequels.
While the film is taking an eraser to the sequels that have followed the original, it will still honor them for their inclusion into the series.
“This picks up after the first one,” McBride said, in an interview with Flickering Myth.
“The Halloween franchise has kind of become a little bit of like choose your own adventure, you know like there’s some many different versions, and the timeline is so mixed up, we just thought it would be easier to go back to the source and continue from there.“
And about the sequels?
“We do [reference the other movies]. For fans, we pay homage and respect to every Halloween that has been out there.”
Halloween heads to the big screen on October 19th, 2018 and boasts a cast including Jamie Lee Curtis (Laurie Strode), Judy Greer (Karen Strode, Laurie’s daughter) and Nick Castle (who plays Michael Myers, again).
Blumhouse Drops Trailer for ‘Ma’
Blumhouse has dropped a trailer for Universal Pictures’ ‘Ma’ starring Oscar winner Octavia Spencer.
An Australian trailer was released that gave fans a look at the strange film set to arrive on May 31st.
According to the synopsis:
“Everybody’s welcome at Ma’s. But good luck getting home safe. Oscar® winner Octavia Spencer stars as Sue Ann, a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager in town (Diana Silvers, Glass), to buy some booze for her and her friends, and Sue Ann sees the chance to make some unsuspecting, if younger, friends of her own.
She offers the kids the chance to avoid drinking and driving by hanging out in the basement of her home. But there are some house rules: One of the kids has to stay sober. Don’t curse. Never go upstairs. And call her “Ma.” But as Ma’s hospitality starts to curdle into obsession, what began as a teenage dream turns into a terrorizing nightmare, and Ma’s place goes from the best place in town to the worst place on earth.
Ma also stars Juliette Lewis (August: Osage County) as Maggie’s mom, Luke Evans (Beauty and the Beast) as a local dad, Missi Pyle (Gone Girl) as his girlfriend, and McKaley Miller (TV’s Hart of Dixie), Corey Fogelmanis (TV’s Girl Meets World), Gianni Paolo (TV’s Power) and Dante Brown (Lethal Weapon TV series) as Maggie’s friends.
From Tate Taylor, the acclaimed director of The Help and Get On Up, and blockbuster producer Jason Blum (Get Out, Halloween, The Purge series) comes a thriller anchored by a daring and unexpected performance from Spencer, one of the most powerful actors of her generation.
Ma is written by Scotty Landes (Comedy Central’s Workaholics) and Taylor, is produced by Blum for his Blumhouse Productions, by Taylor, and by John Norris (executive producer, Get On Up), and is executive produced by Spencer, Couper Samuelson, Jeanette Volturno, and Robin Fisichella.”
Vertical Entertainment Drops Trailer for ‘Isabelle’
Starring Amanda Crew and Adam Brody, the film’s synopsis states:
“After moving into the perfect New England neighborhood, an all-American couple’s dream of starting a family shatter as they descend into the depths of paranoia and must struggle to survive an evil spirit that wants nothing more than their own lives.”
The following trailer is courtesy of Bloody Disgusting:
‘Hell Fest’ Writer Akela Cooper Writing Sequel to ‘The Nun’
Despite all of the hype and build, the film just fell short.
However, due to it’s box office success, a sequel is in the works, and a new writer is at the helm.
Producer Peter Safran , who will return alongside James Wan to produce the sequel, teased something interesting in regards to a sequel.
“We have a really fun storyline for that teed up, so I think that’s the next one that will be written” Safran said, according to Entertainment Weekly.
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