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Learn how The Twilight Zone reboot built a shared universe within an anthology format

Learn how The Twilight Zone reboot built a shared universe within an anthology format

1p>Let us help you enter that dimension of sight, sound, and mind, shall we? SYFY WIRE is debuting an exclusive, behind-the-scenes snippet from the home-video release of The Twilight Zone Season 1,
WIRE Buzz: Gemma Chan wraps Eternals, Netflix lands Simon Kinberg sci-fi project, more

WIRE Buzz: Gemma Chan wraps Eternals, Netflix lands Simon Kinberg sci-fi project, more

1p>Less than two weeks after actor Kumail Nanjiani broke his superhero diet on late-night TV (indicating a reduced need for perfect abs), another Eternals star has confirmed that their filming on
David Ayer to Direct ‘The Dirty Dozen’ Remake at Warner Bros.

David Ayer to Direct ‘The Dirty Dozen’ Remake at Warner Bros.

Are you a fan of the classic 1967 war film The Dirty Dozen, but have also kind've thought it would have made more sense if Ernest Borgnine had a chest tattoo? Good news for you, specifically. THR
David Ayer to Write and Direct ‘The Dirty Dozen’ Remake

David Ayer to Write and Direct ‘The Dirty Dozen’ Remake

Warner Bros. is reteaming with “Suicide Squad” director David Ayer on a contemporary remake of the classic war pic “The Dirty Dozen.” Ayer will write and direct a retelling of the World War II film.
Watch an Actual Train Crash Behind Michael Fassbender on the Set of X-Men: Dark Phoenix
Universal Sets Jessica Chastain’s Star-Studded Spy Thriller ‘355’ for 2021 Release Date

Universal Sets Jessica Chastain’s Star-Studded Spy Thriller ‘355’ for 2021 Release Date

Universal Pictures has officially set a January 15, 2021 release date for 355, the studio's star-studded espionage thriller directed by Simon Kinberg (Dark Phoenix). The story for the film was
‘The Sneider Cut’ Ep. 4: Obi-Wan, Harry Styles and a ‘Good Boys’ Interview

‘The Sneider Cut’ Ep. 4: Obi-Wan, Harry Styles and a ‘Good Boys’ Interview

On the latest episode of The Sneider Cut, your esteemed host Jeff Sneider examines Harry Styles' decision to pass on Disney's The Little Mermaid, and Matthew McConaughey's decision to jump from CAA to
Reese Witherspoon and Simon Kinberg Join Forces on Sci-Fi Adaptation ‘Pyros’

Reese Witherspoon and Simon Kinberg Join Forces on Sci-Fi Adaptation ‘Pyros’

Reese Witherspoon is attached to yet another exciting movie. This time, she's reportedly teaming with Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg on an in-development sci-fi film that is currently sparking a
WIRE Buzz: Pyros ignites bidding war; Ne Zha becomes China's highest-grossing animated feature; more

WIRE Buzz: Pyros ignites bidding war; Ne Zha becomes China's highest-grossing animated feature; more

1p>The upcoming sci-fi flick Pyros has ignited something of a bidding war. The film will star A Wrinkle in Time's Reese Witherspoon, who will also produce alongside Dark Phoenix director Simon
Reese Witherspoon to Star In & Produce Sci-Fi Movie 'Pyros'

Reese Witherspoon to Star In & Produce Sci-Fi Movie 'Pyros'

Reese Witherspoon has an exciting new project in the works! The 43-year-old actress is attached to star in the upcoming sci-film Pyros, written by Thomas Pierce, who is adapting his short story Tardy
Dark Phoenix's VFX Supervisor Opens Up About the Astonishing Jean Grey That Could Have Been

Dark Phoenix's VFX Supervisor Opens Up About the Astonishing Jean Grey That Could Have Been

Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix will go down in history as one of the most perplexing of Fox’s X-Men films. It was a movie that didn’t seem to know what it wanted to be—or even who the X-Men are,
Dark Phoenix's VFX Supervisor Opens Up About the Astonishing Jean Grey That Could Have Been

Dark Phoenix's VFX Supervisor Opens Up About the Astonishing Jean Grey That Could Have Been

Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix will go down in history as one of the most perplexing of Fox’s X-Men films. It was a movie that didn’t seem to know what it wanted to be—or even who the X-Men are,
Watch: Jessica Chastain Previews Female-Led Spy Thriller ‘355’ in Behind-the-Scenes Video

Watch: Jessica Chastain Previews Female-Led Spy Thriller ‘355’ in Behind-the-Scenes Video

Jessica Chastain is set to re-team with Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg on 355, a female-led spy thriller which has just gone into production. On Monday, July 8, Chastain posted a
Jessica Chastain Does Sebastian Stan's Face Makeup Ahead of Women's World Cup Final!

Jessica Chastain Does Sebastian Stan's Face Makeup Ahead of Women's World Cup Final!

Jessica Chastain and Sebastian Stan are showing their support for the U.S. Women’s national soccer team ahead of the final game of the 2019 Women’s World Cup final! The two stars, who co-star in the
The Editor of the X-Men Movies Once Pitched a Spin-Off About Beast

The Editor of the X-Men Movies Once Pitched a Spin-Off About Beast

And the script is online to read right now. Read more...
The Editor of the X-Men Movies Once Pitched a Spin-Off About Beast

The Editor of the X-Men Movies Once Pitched a Spin-Off About Beast

And the script is online to read right now. Read more...

Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg takes blame for film not connecting with audiences

No one sets out to make a movie that fails, but it happens, even sometimes when the film in question is firmly entrenched in a franchise that's been churning out box-office hits at various levels for
‘Dark Phoenix’ Director Simon Kinberg Opens Up on What Went Wrong

‘Dark Phoenix’ Director Simon Kinberg Opens Up on What Went Wrong

Dark Phoenix had a brutal opening weekend. The would-be blockbuster culmination of Fox's decades-long X-Men franchise fizzled out at the box office with just $32.8 million -- an all-time low for the
Those ‘Dark Phoenix’ Villains Were Originally Skrulls, Says Tye Sheridan

Those ‘Dark Phoenix’ Villains Were Originally Skrulls, Says Tye Sheridan

Of the many issues surrounding Dark Phoenix, probably the most undercooked is the film's villains. Created by legends Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, the D'Bari and their leader, Vuk (Jessica Chastain in
Dark Phoenix's Simon Kinberg Took Inspiration From Nolan's Batman to Bring the X-Men Down to Earth

Dark Phoenix's Simon Kinberg Took Inspiration From Nolan's Batman to Bring the X-Men Down to Earth

There’s an unsteady, chaotic energy coursing through much of Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix. It almost feels like an extension of the existential crisis its titular hero finds herself in as she becomes