Amazon-MGM Deal Likely Won’t End James Bond Franchise’s Theatrical Run

Today, it was announced that Amazon is going to purchase MGM Studios for an impressive $8.45 billion, which includes co-ownership of the James Bond franchise alongside EON Productions. However, as mentioned by The Hollywood Reporter, this won’t impact the release of No Time To Die’s October release and might not overturn the franchise’s box officeContinue reading “Amazon-MGM Deal Likely Won’t End James Bond Franchise’s Theatrical Run”

Amazon Officially Announces Agreement To Purchase MGM For $8.45 Billion – Will “Reimagine” Their Deep Catalog

It’s been reported for days that Amazon was looking to spend almost $9 billion to acquire MGM, a major Hollywood studio that has a heap of IP titles and legacy films. The studio also has a partnership with EON Productions for the James Bond franchise. Well, the streaming giant made the merger official this morningContinue reading “Amazon Officially Announces Agreement To Purchase MGM For $8.45 Billion – Will “Reimagine” Their Deep Catalog”

Amazon’s Purchase of MGM For $9 Billion Could Be Announced This Week

There have been reports circulating for a while now that streaming giant Amazon is looking to buy Hollywood studio MGM Studios, it would be their first entry into making a huge push into major feature film development. A deal could be announced as early as this week according to a report from The Wall StreetContinue reading “Amazon’s Purchase of MGM For $9 Billion Could Be Announced This Week”

‘Black Adam’: Former James Bond Actor Pierce Brosnan Tapped To Play Dr. Fate Opposite Dwayne Johnson

The other day it was announced that New Line Cinema had hired Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren to play the villain Hespera in David F. Sanberg’s Shazam! sequel Shazam! Fury of The Gods. Another big name has been selected for another key role in a DC Comics film. Former James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan has beenContinue reading “‘Black Adam’: Former James Bond Actor Pierce Brosnan Tapped To Play Dr. Fate Opposite Dwayne Johnson”

‘No Time To Die’ Officially Delayed To October 8th

EON has officially announced that No Time To Die has been bumped from April 2nd to October 8th. A rumored fall delay had been making the rounds lately which has now been confirmed by the studio. It looks like other studios are delaying their big films coming in the spring as well. The cast willContinue reading “‘No Time To Die’ Officially Delayed To October 8th”

MGM Reportedly Exploring Sale – EON’s Partners On The James Bond Franchise

In a report coming from the Wall Street Journal, there are claims that MGM Holdings Inc. aka MGM Studios is now exploring the idea of a sale which includes their massive film library and involvement in the billion-dollar James Bond franchise (working with EON on the films as co-owners of the rights). Mentioning that theContinue reading “MGM Reportedly Exploring Sale – EON’s Partners On The James Bond Franchise”

Four-Time Oscar Nominee Saoirse Ronan Would Like A Crack At Playing A ‘Bond’ Villain

With Daniel Craig’s tenure as James Bond coming to end in April, there are plenty interested to see who will end up playing the new 007 after producers confirmed they haven’t even started searching for a new actor despite rumors. What’s always equally nice hearing is who wants to nab a Bond villain role playingContinue reading “Four-Time Oscar Nominee Saoirse Ronan Would Like A Crack At Playing A ‘Bond’ Villain”

MGM Says ‘No Time To Die’ Is Not For Sale Despite Report of Talks With Apple and Netflix

A report from Bloomberg states that MGM has held talks with Netflix and Apple (Apple TV+) about taking the latest James Bond installment titled No Time To Die to streaming with a massive deal, but the studio is declining to comment on those talks pointing out that the film isn’t for sale and they’re committedContinue reading “MGM Says ‘No Time To Die’ Is Not For Sale Despite Report of Talks With Apple and Netflix”

‘No Time To Die’ Director Cary Joji Fukunaga Interested In Making More Movies With The Next James Bond – Producers Also Keen For Reunion

While the final installment of the final Daniel Craig film in his era of the James Bond franchise with No Time To Die won’t be released until April 2nd, 2021, there is some possibly good news about director Cary Joji Fukunaga potentially returning in the future. In the Wall Street Journal’s new No Time ToContinue reading “‘No Time To Die’ Director Cary Joji Fukunaga Interested In Making More Movies With The Next James Bond – Producers Also Keen For Reunion”

New ‘No Time To Die’ Trailer Reveals James Bond Has To Save Millions of Lives From Safin – Is He Dr. No?

A new trailer for Daniel Craig’s No Time To Die has been officially released. The new footage gives a little more context to the villain Safin revealing that he’s going to attempt to kill millions of people for his own means. Safin’s mask and hideout seem to be direct cues to the Bond villain Dr.Continue reading “New ‘No Time To Die’ Trailer Reveals James Bond Has To Save Millions of Lives From Safin – Is He Dr. No?”