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Lilo & Stitch Finds a Director in Jon M. Chu

Lilo & Stitch is one step closer to becoming a live-action reality for Disney. Jon M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians) is in negotiations to take on directing duties for the live-action remake. Dan Lin and Jonathan Eirich under Rideback are producing the film. Mike Van Waes wrote the original draft of the screenplay, but a […]

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SOUL to Skip Theaters and Premiere on Disney Plus

Disney has made the decision to remove their next Pixar film, Soul, from its scheduled theatrical release and debut the film on Disney Plus. Subscribers will be able to watch Soul on the streaming service on December 25th. In international areas where Disney Plus is not available, the film will be released in theaters with […]

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V.E. Schwab’s THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF ADDIE LARUE to be adapted for film

V.E. Schwab is at it again as it was announced that her upcoming book, The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, will be getting a film adaptation! Studio eOne, or Entertainment One, acquired the rights for the project, and production company G-Base, which had also previously acquired Schwab’s A Darker Shade of Magic for TV, will […]

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Peter Pan and Wendy Casts Yara Shahidi as Tinkerbell

Grown-ish star Yara Shahidi is set to play Tinkerbell in Disney’s live action Peter Pan remake, Peter Pan and Wendy. This will be the first time the feisty pixie will be portrayed by a person of color. Shahidi joins Jude Law (Captain Hook), Alexander Molony (Peter Pan), and Ever Anderson (Wendy) who have already been […]

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The Lion King Sequel in the Works at Disney

Disney has a sequel in the works as a follow-up to their 2019 live-action reimagining of The Lion King. Barry Jenkins who also directed films such as Moonlight and If Beale Street Could Talk will take on the film. “Helping my sister raise two young boys during the ’90s, I grew up with these characters. […]

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UGLIES Movie to Star Kissing Booth’s Joey King

Scott Westerfeld’s bestselling UGLIES series will star Joey King and be directed by McG. An Uglies project is in the works at Netflix and Joey King, who already has several projects going including The Kissing Booth 3 (currently in post-production), has signed on to star in the dystopian YA series. Along with starring in the […]

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Movie Review: THE KISSING BOOTH 2 brings on the same fun charm of the original

If you were a fan of the Netflix original, The Kissing Booth, then you are sure to enjoy its follow up, The Kissing Booth 2! The sequel picks up right where Elle left the audience, right before the start of her senior year of high school. Noah had just left for Harvard, leaving Elle unsure […]

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Cherry Jones and Jason Segel Join Apple’s THE SKY IS EVERYWHERE

Cherry Jones and Jason Segel will join the cast of The Sky is Everywhere. The Apple original film is based on the novel by Jandy Nelson who will also adapt the script with Josephine Decker set to direct. The story follows Lennie played by Grace Kaufman, a teen working through the loss of her sister […]

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Watch the trailer for the dark romantic comedy SPONTANEOUS

Aaron Starmer’s oddball YA book about high school kids spontaneously exploding was announced as being adapted for film back in 2017, so it’s been a while since we’ve heard anything since. But now Awesomeness Films along with Paramount just released the trailer for SPONTANEOUS. The movie stars Katherine Langford (Love, Simon) and Charlie Plummer (Looking […]

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Watch the trailer for ALL TOGETHER NOW

Netflix released the trailer for the adaptation of Matthew Quick’s 2010 novel Sorta Like a Rock Star, which is actually titled All Together Now. Amber Appleton (Auli’i Cravalho) remains an optimist even when her personal life is far less stable than it appears on the surface. A musically gifted high school student with aspirations to […]