Movie News: 'Wonder Woman' Director Found; Zack Snyder Teases 'Batman v Superman' Trailer

Movie News: 'Wonder Woman' Director Found; Zack Snyder Teases 'Batman v Superman' Trailer

Apr 16, 2015

Wonder Woman: Following the unfortunate depature of Michelle MacLaren as director of Wonder Woman due to creative differences, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment made a remarkably quick substitution by hiring Patty Jenkins for the gig. Jenkins was once attached to direct Thor: The Dark World but left due to creative differences. Her last and only feature is 2003's Monster. [THR]


Captain Marvel: Many fans of the MCU are now hoping that MacLaren fully defects to the enemy and takes on Captain Marvel, but there's also been rumor going around for a while that Marvel Studios is eyeing Angelina Jolie for the job. Now there's confirmation that she is in serious consideration for the female superhero movie. She was also said to be up for Wonder Woman, but that idea has clearly been squashed. [Collider]


Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Teaser: Back to DC comic book movies, now, here is the very brief teaser of the first Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer, care of a tweet from director Zack Snyder, who also provides a link to where you can pick up passes to Monday's IMAX screenings of that full trailer with intro by Snyder.



Suffragette Teaser: Back to movies involving female heroes, here is our first, brief look at the period-set British drama Suffragette starring Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham Carter as activists fighting for the right for women to vote. Sure to be a strong awards contender, the movie hits theaters this October. 




Categories: News
blog comments powered by Disqus

Facebook on