• How Disney buying 20th Century Fox could change superhero movies forever
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    Sam Ashurst

    How Disney buying 20th Century Fox could change superhero movies forever

    The X-Men, Deadpool and the Fantastic Four could be coming to Disney - here's how that could change EVERYTHING for your favourite comic-book characters...

  • Murder on the Orient Express writer on sequel plans and why 'diversity yields better storytelling'
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    Hanna Flint

    Murder on the Orient Express writer on sequel plans and why 'diversity yields better storytelling'

    Screenwriter Michael Green talks exclusively to Yahoo Movies about Murder on the Orient Express, its sequel and remediating Agatha Christie's bigoted writing.

  • The pros and cons of 20th Century Fox's Marvel properties joining the MCU
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    Ben Bussey

    The pros and cons of 20th Century Fox's Marvel properties joining the MCU

    If Disney does indeed buy Fox, allowing their characters to appear in Marvel Studios films, is this necessarily a good thing?

  • 21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Disney: Sources
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    21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Disney: Sources

    21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Walt Disney Co., sources say.

  • Jeremy Latcham to Leave Marvel for 20th Century Fox Deal (Exclusive)
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    The Wrap

    Jeremy Latcham to Leave Marvel for 20th Century Fox Deal (Exclusive)

    Top Marvel Studios executive Jeremy Latcham is leaving his post for an overall production deal at 20th Century Fox, two individuals familiar with the move told TheWrap. Latcham, who was most recently credited on the blockbuster “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” will produce original films through his own company set up at the studio, the insiders said. Latcham’s transition is expected to happen by September.

  • Alien: Covenant's box office may have killed off Ridley Scott's planned sequels
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    Ben Bussey

    Alien: Covenant's box office may have killed off Ridley Scott's planned sequels

    The lukewarm reaction to the veteran director's 'Alien' prequel leads 20th Century Fox to 'reassess' franchise plans.

  • Creator of TV's Legion working on Doctor Doom solo movie for 20th Century Fox
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    Ben Bussey

    Creator of TV's Legion working on Doctor Doom solo movie for 20th Century Fox

    This could be how the studio keeps hold of the 'Fantastic Four' movie rights - without rebooting the 'Fantastic Four' again.

  • 20th Century Fox lines up 6 Marvel movies between 2019 and 2021
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    Ben Bussey

    20th Century Fox lines up 6 Marvel movies between 2019 and 2021

    Studio lines up 6 release dates - but has not yet revealed the titles of the comic book films in question.

  • Mutant pop star Dazzler will make big screen debut in X-Men: Dark Phoenix
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    Ben Bussey

    Mutant pop star Dazzler will make big screen debut in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

    The campy fan favourite character is joining the X-Men movies at last.

  • 20th Century Fox rumoured to have kid-friendly Fantastic Four reboot in the works
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    Ben Bussey

    20th Century Fox rumoured to have kid-friendly Fantastic Four reboot in the works

    Report claims latest take on the Marvel Comics property will focus on the children of Reed Richards and Susan Storm.

  • Alien Day: Here’s what’s happening on 26 April
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    Ryan Leston

    Alien Day: Here’s what’s happening on 26 April

    Here's what to look forward to on this year's Alien Day.

  • How much did the X-Men cost 20th Century Fox?
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    Ryan Leston

    How much did the X-Men cost 20th Century Fox?

    Marvel’s ‘X-Men’ is now a multi billion-dollar franchise…

  • Ryan Reynolds wants a Deadpool and Wolverine team-up movie
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    Ben Bussey

    Ryan Reynolds wants a Deadpool and Wolverine team-up movie

    ‘Deadpool’ star Ryan Reynolds has a suggestion for a future X-Men universe movie that sounds like a total no-brainer – although, at this point in time, it seems unlikely to happen. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, the actor says he’d love nothing more than to team up with the guy he spent a good deal of 2016’s surprise smash hit making fun of: Hugh Jackman. “I want Deadpool and Wolverine in a movie together.

  • Sigourney Weaver praises James Cameron's Avatar sequel scripts
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    Ben Bussey

    Sigourney Weaver praises James Cameron's Avatar sequel scripts

    The former Dr Grace Augustine seems to be of the opinion that our long-delayed return to Pandora will be well worth the wait. Sigourney Weaver, who portrayed the human scientist in James Cameron’s 2009 ultra-blockbuster ‘Avatar’ ($2.88 billion worldwide in case you forgot), is set to return in at least some of the four sequels the ever-ambitious filmmaker has planned. Whilst little to no plot details have been revealed on the ‘Avatar’ sequels, it is rumoured the films will centre on Sam Worthington’s Jake and Zoe Saldana’s Neytiri raising their children on Pandora, whilst still in conflict with the humans.

  • Avengers/X-Men/Fantastic Four crossover impossible, says Marvel's Kevin Feige
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    Ben Bussey

    Avengers/X-Men/Fantastic Four crossover impossible, says Marvel's Kevin Feige

    The one major thorn in the side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe has always been that the comic book label-turned-studio does not own the movie rights to a small portion of their best-loved characters. This is question often asked of Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige – and, right now, his answer is definitively negative. Asked by Variety about the likelihood of such a deal between Marvel and Fox, the producer responded, “It’s an impossibility at this juncture.

  • James Cameron Announces Four Avatar Sequels
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    Ryan Leston

    James Cameron Announces Four Avatar Sequels

    Making a surprise appearance at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, filmmaker James Cameron revealed that he’s now working on four ‘Avatar’ sequels, instead of his earlier tally of three. It’s no secret that ‘Avatar’ was a huge success for 20th Century Fox back in 2009… and with its ground-breaking stereoscopic filming, it was considered the big success story of modern 3D movies. Of course, 20th Century Fox had already planned to make three ‘Avatar’ sequels… but Cameron explained that the huge amount of material they were developing quickly added to the saga.

  • Deadpool 2 Already Greenlit
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    Tom Butler

    Deadpool 2 Already Greenlit

    20th Century Fox appears to be very confident about the box office success of ‘Deadpool’ - which hits UK cinemas today - as a sequel has reportedly already been greenlit. The Hollywood Reporter says the studio is keen to keep the creative team behind the ‘X-Men’ spin-off together with the film’s screenwriters, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, already working on the script for the follow up. Ryan Reynolds, who plays Marvel’s “Merc With A Mouth” has been quite vocal about returning in the role, telling IGN he plans to play the character “for the rest of my life” so we expect he’ll stick around for the sequel too.

  • Confirmed: Deadpool Has A Post-Credits Scene
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    Ryan Leston

    Confirmed: Deadpool Has A Post-Credits Scene

    It looks as though ‘Deadpool’ is getting a post-credits scene. According to early reports, the upcoming ‘Deadpool’ movie has already been shown to a handful of fans at screenings in New York and Los Angeles… and it apparently included a rather cool post-credits scene. Then again, we could be treated to more of Deadpool’s antics, or even a hint at a sequel.

  • X-Men TV Show Almost In The Works
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    ryan-leston

    X-Men TV Show Almost In The Works

    It looks as though an ‘X-Men’ live-action TV show could be heading our way after all… as 20th Century Fox closes in on a deal with Marvel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the rumoured ‘X-Men’ series just got a little bit closer. “We’re in negotiations with Marvel,” said Fox TV Group Chairman, Dana Walden. - Kenneth Branagh Will Not Direct Thor: Ragnarok - Black Panther’s Civil War Role Revealed Of course, a potential ‘X-Men’ TV series has been rumoured for some time, with ‘Star Trek Beyond’ writers Patrick McKay and J.D. Payne said to pen the highly ambitious project.