joe cornish

New pair of directors reportedly in the mix for Gambit
Oct 22, 2015

Add two more names to the growing list of directors who could be next in line to leave the Gambit movie over creative differences.

Inner city teens OWN alien invaders in 1st Attack the Block trailer
Jun 25, 2015

We can't quite tell, when watching the trailer for Battle: Los Angeles, whether the aliens or the soldiers have the upper hand. But if there's one thing we most definitely CAN tell from the first trailer for Attack the Block—when those aliens land in the UK and have to face down a street gang, those invaders are going to be TOAST.

Here’s who Legendary wants to direct that new King Kong movie Skull Island
Jul 29, 2014

Legendary wowed the crowd at San Diego Comic-Con with news they’re developing a new King Kong flick, and now we know who might direct Skull Island.

Star Trek 3 gains some intriguing new writers (but still needs a director)
Dec 9, 2013

The next big screen installment in the Star Trek franchise has beamed up some new writers...but may have lost a potential director.

Will Attack the Block director be the guy who finally films Snow Crash?
Dec 17, 2012

Much like the forever-in-development-hell adaptation of William Gibson's Neuromancer, Neal Stephenson's sci-fi classic Snow Crash is an essential cyberpunk novel that's had nothing but bad luck on its way to the big screen. But Attack the Block's Joe Cornish could be set to change all that.

Hot U.K. sci-fi film might not play U.S. because it's in English
Dec 14, 2012

A new British sci-fi film was one of the hottest must-see movies at last week's South By Southwest film festival. But it might not get a U.S. release ... because it's in English.

Why you won't need bathroom breaks during Attack the Block
Dec 14, 2012

"We were doing something people don't do in the UK that often," said writer/director Joe Cornish about the thrilling alien invasion film Attack the Block. "We were trying to make an adventure film, a fantasy film, a chase film."