On this episode of Collider Movie Talk (Tuesday, July 31st, 2018) Mark Ellis, Jeff Sneider, and John Rocha discuss the following:
- Deadline reports that Fox is developing a prequel to the 1993 film The Sandlot, with David Mickey Evans, the original’s writer and director, attached to co-write the script.
- MoviePass announced major changes to its service including a monthly price increase and limited availability to customers of first run movies opening on 1,000+ screens in the first two weeks.
- Exclusive: Collider’s Jeff Sneider is reporting that WB is making a Super Pets movie starring the comic book pets of the superheroes from the DC Universe.
- Sony released a new Venom trailer that reveals more plot details about the movie and introduces Riz Ahmed as Riot.
- Variety is reporting that Marc Maron is in talks to join Joaquin Phoenix in Todd Phillips’ The Joker origin film as an agent in the film.
- THR reports that Jeff Wadlow is attached to direct a feature film adaptation of Fantasy Island, the popular 70s ABC TV series. Sony and Blumhouse will co-finance the film.