On today’s Collider Movie Talk, Mark Ellis, Jon Schnepp, Clarke Wolfe and Mark Reilly discuss the following:
- Variety reports that Danny Boyle is “high on the list” of potential directors to helm Bond 25. No offer has officially been made.
- Variety reports that Jessica Chastain is in negotiations to star in New Line’s It sequel as the adult version of Beverly. They further confirm that director Andy Muschietti is back to direct the sequel.
- Opening This Week – Annihilation: The Alex Garland directed film is based on Jeff VanderMeer’s best-selling Southern Reach trilogy and stars Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez and Tessa Thompson. Game Night: Max and Annie’s weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max’s brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party complete with fake thugs and federal agents.
- THR is reporting that Robert Rodriguez is teaming up with Kong: Skull Island writer Max Borenstein for the sci-fi thriller Hypnotic for Studio 8.
- Warner Bros. released a new Tomb Raider clip that shows the upcoming film is taking its tone from the 2013 reboot of the video game series.
- Variety reports that Disney is in talks with Paddington 2 director Paul King to helm its live-action Pinocchio.
- Live Twitter Questions