• 'Van Helsing' Reboot Will Tap 'The Conjuring' Director James Wan as Producer

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    While Universal 's Dark Universe plans have failed to take off, the film studio is nevertheless refusing to give up on its individual titles. According to new reports, the company has now confirmed a reboot for its 2004 film, Van Helsing. While information regarding the upcoming project remains scarce at this point, we know that the reboot will be tapping two massive talents within the grim-dark cinematic world. The Conjuring 's director James Wan will be taking on the role of producer, while Overlord 's Julius Avery will direct. The latter will also be re-writing a script previously...
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  • Peter Dinklage Is Set To Star in the 'The Toxic Avenger' Reboot

    Peter Dinklage Is Set To Star in the 'The Toxic Avenger' Reboot

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    According to reports , Peter Dinklage is now set to star as Toxie in a reboot of The Toxic Avenger. With director Macon Blair already attached, the project will be a "contemporary reimagining" of the superhero black comedy splatter film series. The reboot is expected to play off of the low-budget action-comedy elements that helped make The Toxic Avenger a cult favorite. Premiered in 1984, The Toxic Avenger captivated midnight movie audiences with its story of a struggling everyman transformed into a mutant freak by toxic waste that must go from shunned outcast to underdog hero as he races...
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