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    Simon Pegg And Nick Frost Planning New Film With Edgar Wright, Will Reprise 'Shaun Of The Dead' Roles On 'Phineas & Ferb'

    By the title alone, last year's "The World's End" indicated a finale, with the trio of Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost putting their Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy to rest. But that hardly means the longtime friends are done working together: It appears that a new project is already develop...

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    Will Ferrell Eyes Role Of Russ Meyer In 'Russ & Roger Go Beyond'

    Hollywood has been trying to bring the saga of Russ Meyer on the big screen, and why not? The filmmaker had an outsized life, and loved uh, outsized women, and put his own, weird mark on cinematic history. Way back in 2011, David O. Russell was planning a Russ Meyer biopic, written by “Lovelace” scr...

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    Paul Rudd & Peyton Reed Address Edgar Wright’s Exit; Watch Over 20 Minutes Of ‘Ant-Man Interviews

    The elephant in the room was not largely addressed during Marvel’s Comic-Con “Ant-Man” panel. Onstage, there was little talk of the older iteration of “Ant-Man” that was going to be directed by a filmmaker you might have heard of named Edgar Wright (though there was a guy loyally standing outside of...

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    Edgar Wright To Direct Adaptation Of YA Novel 'Grasshopper Jungle'

    Marvel, who needs 'em? While exiting "Ant-Man," which he had been developing for years, was likely a hard decision and tough blow for Edgar Wright, he's picked himself up and moved on pretty quickly. Earlier this week it was revealed that the filmmaker's long-gestating "Baby Driver" was on the fast ...

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    Edgar Wright Will Make Long-Gestating 'Baby Driver' Next

    May 2014 wasn’t a good month for filmmaker Edgar Wright. The director decided to painfully walk away from Marvel’s “Ant-Man” film, a project he had spearheaded to make with the then-fledgling company and spent eight years developing it. The move was heartache for the director, but as Marvel wanted s...

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    9 Musicals That Need Movies and Which Directors Should Take Them On

    With Clint Eastwood's adaptation of the popular stage musical "Jersey Boys" opening this weekend, we got to thinking about what musical theater productions are worthy of a film adaptation and which directors would be perfect to bring them to the silver screen.

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    More Rumors Swirl Over Reasons For Edgar Wright's Departure From 'Ant-Man'

    Now that "Ant-Man" has a director in Peyton Reed ("Bring It On," "Fantastic Four"), with Adam McKay rewriting the script, the saga over Edgar Wright's sudden departure is over, right? Wrong. His exit still looms large over the movie, and likely will for a while, until he officially weighs in on what...

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    ‘Yes Man’ Filmmaker & David Wain New Frontrunners To Direct ‘Ant-Man’; Michael Douglas Weighs In

    Has your enthusiasm for Marvel’s “Ant-Man” been sufficiently quashed ever since Edgar Wright left the project, only to see it passed over by several comedy directors in Hollywood? Well, hold the phone, your interest could dip even lower.

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    Adam McKay In Talks To Direct Marvel's 'Ant-Man'

    Is this week’s “Ant-Man”/Marvel drama finally drawing to a close? It’s been such a whirlwind of emojis I don’t even know what to think anymore. Yet who to believe? Earlier today, three men emerged as the finalists to fill the director’s chair on “Ant-Man” recently vacated by filmmaker Edgar Wright a...

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    Can 'Ant-Man' Still Make A Summer 2015 Release Date?

    Memorial Day has come and gone and the reverberations of Edgar Wright's exit from "Ant-Man" are still being felt. It's one of the first major stumbles from Marvel's so far very well-oiled machine, and it still has fans reeling, wondering if the comic studio who are bringing this summer's "Galaxy Of ...

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