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World War Z sequel circling Fight Club helmer David Fincher
Aug 11, 2016

There’s a World War Z sequel in the works, with Brad Pitt returning to star and produce the movie, and the actor is circling his Fight Club director, David Fincher, to come on board the zombie apocalypse movie.

Here are the 2 big time directors who helped Deadpool get made
Jun 9, 2016

Looks like director Tim Miller and star Ryan Reynolds weren’t the only dynamic duo responsible for finally bringing our beloved fourth-wall-breaking Merc With a Mouth to the big screen.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea back on with new director
Jun 29, 2015

Terminator Salvation director McG was circling this project last year, with the colossally bad idea of casting Will Smith as the tormented Captain Nemo.

David Fincher pulls in Se7en writer to go 20,000 Leagues with him
Jun 29, 2015

David Fincher has what seems like dozens of future projects in the works right now, and one of them is a return to...

Why David Fincher never made his version of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Sep 15, 2014

Director David Fincher came this close to making an epic new version of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea -- but then it fell apart. Here's how.

Master Chief's origins exposed in terrifying Halo 4 trailer
Dec 17, 2012

Ancient evil awakens in the launch trailer for Halo 4. We may never get a Halo movie, but this footage is close enough. It's intense and cinematic, which isn't a surprise considering its produced by one of Hollywood's top directors—David Fincher (The Social Network, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo).

David Fincher 'can't imagine' Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man
Dec 14, 2012

Fight Club's David Fincher—who famously turned down directing the first Spider-Man because he "just couldn't shoot somebody being bitten by a radioactive spider"—doesn't think Andrew Garfield will be comfortable in a superhero movie either.

Irony Alert: R rating delaying David Fincher's Heavy Metal film
Dec 14, 2012

It's been more than a year since we told you about that new Heavy Metal movie meant to be directed by the likes of James Cameron, David Fincher, Zack Snyder and Gore Verbinski. With names like that, you'd think there'd be some progress by now, but ... no. And according to Fincher, the film is being held up for three very simple reasons.

Morgan Freeman insists Rendezvous With Rama WILL get made
Dec 14, 2012

Morgan Freeman has been trying to get an adaptation of Arthur C. Clarke's first-contact classic Rendezvous with Rama made for almost 20 years—with David Fincher on board to direct—and the Oscar-winner says he's closer than ever.