The unlikely success of Melissa McCarthy: how the actress who nobody wanted to dress ended up being the highest paid in Hollywood | Celebrities, Vips

“Bride of America”. That is the qualification that the American film press has given for decades to those actresses who managed to dazzle critics and audiences with their charm and talent. From Mary Pickford to Jennifer Lawrence, through Doris Day, Meg Ryan, Julia Roberts or Jennifer Aniston, there have been numerous interpreters who have entered … Read more

Fast & Furious 9 Director Explains Why He Wanted A Director’s Cut – nonenglishfeed

As the highest-grossing Hollywood blockbuster released since the beginning of 2020, Fast & Furious 9‘s box office haul of $716 million and counting showed that even a pandemic was no match for family. A 59 percent score on Rotten Tomatoes makes it one of the worst-reviewed entries since the initial reinvention a decade ago, but … Read more

Director Gavin O’Connor says DC wanted to turn his Suicide Squad into a comedy

Once upon a time, not too long ago, we almost got filmmaker Gavin O’Connor tackling The Suicide Squad. Those plans never came to fruition, and now we know why. In a recent interview with The Playlist, The Accountant director opened up about penning a script for DC Films and how the process went. He starts … Read more

10 Cursed Movie Franchises Fans Initially Wanted To Die But Are Now Happy They’re Bouncing Back – nonenglishfeed

Movie franchises almost always fail to recover after a string of bombs. But these cursed franchises somehow managed to turn the tables. Rocky Was Almost Over Before Creed Helped It Return With A Bang The Rocky series is a perfect example of milking a dead cow. Just look at the travesty that was Rocky V … Read more

10 Cursed Movie Franchises Fans Initially Wanted To Die But Are Now Happy They’re Bouncing Back

Movie franchises almost always fail to recover after a string of bombs. But these cursed franchises somehow managed to turn the tables. Rocky Was Almost Over Before Creed Helped It Return With A Bang The Rocky series is a perfect example of milking a dead cow. Just look at the travesty that was Rocky V … Read more

Studio Executives Wanted James Bond’s ‘Gay Scene’ In Skyfall Cut

Studio Executives unsuccessfully attempted to leave a homoerotic scene from the James Bond movie Skyfall on the cutting room floor. According to Barbara Broccoli, a long term producer for the  Bond franchise, the implication that Bond may have had gay experiences in the past, had crossed the line for some executives. The said scene opens … Read more

Move Over, Tom Holland: Andrew Garfield Wanted His Own ‘Spider-Man: Sinister Six’ Movie

Credit: Marvel Studios / Sony The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) ushered in a new era of Peter Parker/Spider-Man with actor Andrew Garfield swinging through Marvel’s New York. Though the series met an unfortunate after two feature films, the Marvel actor recently confirmed that he was ready to put back on the suit for a Sinister Six … Read more

a historic fiasco that wiped out the Dark Universe with which Universal wanted to imitate Marvel superheroes

Marvel made shared universes fashionable in Hollywood, which led to everyone wanting to have their own. Neither could rival Disney-owned superheroes, but there is one especially memorable case for bad, Universal’s Dark Universe. May 22 was called to be a day for history at Universal. It was then that the world premiere of ‘The mummy’ … Read more

Scarlett Johansson Wanted $100M For Black Widow Before Suing Disney

Prior to filing a lawsuit against Disney over Black Widow’s release, Scarlett Johansson tried to negotiate an acceptable sum with the studio. Scarlett Johansson reportedly moved to get $100 million from Disney before launching her Black Widow lawsuit. Earlier this year, when Disney announced it would release Black Widow both in theaters and on Disney+ … Read more

Jessica Biel Admits She Was on ‘This Angelina Jolie Kind of Path’ But Wanted a Meryl Streep Career After ‘7th Heaven’ – nonenglishfeed

When Jessica Biel left 7th Heaven, the show that made her famous, she was at a crossroads in her career. She was well known for her role as a wholesome teen, but she’d also shaken up the public perception of her with a few surprising choices. But although she was ready to pursue serious roles, her … Read more