Edgar Wright Reviews, Interviews & More

'The Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Preview Offers First Look At Hulkbuster,...

Published by

avengers age of ultron scarlet witch
On Tuesday night, the Disney-owned ABC network ran a massive, extended preview of the upcoming slate of films from the also Disney-owned Marvel Studios.  Clips from Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America: The Winter Soldier were dropped, as was some concept shots from Edgar Wright’s upcoming Ant-Man.  But the stuff everyone is excited about...

'Ant-Man' May Get Evangeline Lilly As Female Lead

Published by

evangeline lilly
The momentum for Edgar Wright's upcoming movie Ant-Man continues to go strong, at least in the casting department. We know who's going to don the superhero suit, but what other characters may enter the mix? We're not entirely sure at the moment, but we know that they're keen on hiring Evangeline Lilly if everything goes right.

'Ant-Man' Gets 'Batman Vs. Superman' Original Release Date

Published by

ant man
Batman Vs. Superman is supposedly going through some troubled production waters, which is why they moved out of their original release date and into 2016. Now that there's a perfectly wonderful release slot open in mid-July of 2015, Marvel's Ant-Man is going to take it over.

'Ant-Man': Michael Douglas On What Brought Him To The Role

Published by

71st Annual Golden Globe Awards - Press Room
Marvel fans online were on the brink of exploding over the sudden news that Michael Douglas would be Hank Pym in Edgar Wright's Ant-Man. Not only did it confirm that Paul Rudd will be playing Scott Lang, the second incarnation of the superhero, but that Marvel's finally stepping it up with snagging monstrous actors to their projects. But how did they manage to lure...

'Ant-Man': Edgar Wright Drops a Major Potential Plot Spoiler

Published by

Ant-Man-Comic-Book-Cover-2
While last month gave us the Christmas present of knowing that Paul Rudd would star as Ant-Man in the upcoming Edgar Wright-directed entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe (titled, you guessed it, Ant-Man), it still left us with a number of questions.  After all, unlike some other superheroes, Ant-Man has had a number of alter-egos throughout the years.  So, which would Rudd be...

'Ant-Man': Marvel Officially Confirms Paul Rudd's Casting, In Case You Had...

Published by

ant-man-la-8-20-13
Back in October, we reported to you that comic actor Paul Rudd was in the running to portray Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s upcoming live-action Marvel Cinematic Universe interpretation of the character.  Then, just this past Wednesday, we reported to you that Rudd was indeed in negotiations to play the role.  Now, we can indeed confirm that Paul Rudd has taken the...

'Ant-Man': Paul Rudd Will Star

Published by

admission-paul-rudd-kc
Breaking:  After news broke in mid-October that the casting of Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s upcoming film for the Marvel cinematic universe would be between Paul Rudd and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, we had our hopes on Rudd, whose comedic sensibilities seemed more in line with both Wright’s overall filmmaking style and the oddball Ant-Man material.  So it’s...

Edgar Wright And Mark Protosevich Working On A 'Smart, Scary' Film

Published by

Edgar Wright
Everyone knows that The World's End director Edgar Wright is busy at work finally making Marvel's Ant-Man, but that's not the only project that some people are buzzing about. It's been reported for awhile that he will be collaborating with writer Mark Protosevich on a new picture, but we weren't entirely sure what it would center on until now.

Edgar Wright On 'Ant-Man': Fans Will Be Surprised By A 'Very Different'...

Published by

ant-man-la-8-20-13
One of the big question marks looming over the “Phase 3” of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe is the Edgar Wright-directed Ant-Man.  Who will be Ant-Man?  How will such an oddball character fit in with the (comparatively) darker and more serious heroes and villains?  And how will Wright’s style—heavy comedy couched in various cinematic genres such as science-fiction or...

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for November 19 - 25

Published by

the-worlds-end-simon-pegg-nick-frost-martin-freeman
There’s a lot of fun, solid summer movies coming this week on DVD and Blu-ray, on top of some great catalog titles from the mad people over at Shout and Scream Factory. It’s one of the rare weeks that no matter what your tastes, there’s going to be something for you.

Top Five Best Horror Films to Watch for Halloween on Netflix

Published by

h3_2
With Halloween today, many people may be going out tonight, but as it’s a Thursday, some may have celebrated this past weekend, while others may just not be able to take off work/school/etc. tomorrow. So for tonight, why not pick a fun, scary but not too scary movie for the Halloween season? These films are all streaming on Netflix right now.

Comic Book Corner: Ant-Man, S.H.I.E.L.D., Batman/Superman And The...

Published by

comic-book-corner-1 copy
Hello comic movie and TV show lovers and welcome to the first ever article on Comic Book Corner, ScreenCrave's weekly recap and opinion-flinging section on all things having to do with the latest adaptations on your favorite superheroes and comics! I'll be touching upon some of the highlight news pieces within the past week along with my own two cents on how some of these properties are being...

'Ant-Man': Expect Paul Rudd Or Joseph Gordon-Levitt To Be Cast

Published by

Ant-Man-Comic-Book-Cover-2
Some interesting news broke late yesterday, though it’s of the increasingly grating “these people could totally star in this upcoming blockbuster, you guys !(but, ok, they totally might not, either!)” variety: Variety has reported that Edgar Wright has winnowed his casting choices to play Hank Pym (a.k.a. Ant-Man) in the upcoming Ant-Man down to Paul Rudd and...

Edgar Wright Teases His Return to 'Ant-Man'

Published by

ant-man-la-8-20-13
Though it's taken years and years, Edgar Wright is starting real pre-production work on his adaptation of Ant-Man for Marvel, and it seems like the film will finally actually happen. The film is now dated for July 31, 2015, and though no casting has been officially announced, Wright confirmed he's about to get going on the film via Twitter.

Marvel's 'Ant-Man': Edgar Wright's Superhero Film Moves From Fall To Summer...

Published by

ant-man-la-8-20-13
For those of you who weren’t exactly thrilled with being forced to wait two and a half years for another Edgar Wright film after this summer’s The World’s End, we have some (relatively) good news for you—you no longer have to wait approximately two and a half years for Edgar Wright’s Marvel film entry, Ant-Man; rather, you only have to wait approximately two...

Edgar Wright's 'Ant-Man' To Be More Of A "Standalone" Marvel Film

Published by

Ant-Man-Comic-Book-Cover-2
When Marvel’s Iron Man was first released in 2008, one of the things that made the film so enjoyable was how unfettered it was by the trappings of world-building.  Set more or less in the real world, it had one job to do: tell the story of Tony Stark, and his evolution from rich genius jerk to rich genius jerk who could be heroic when he felt like it.  Then,...

The World's End: Movie Review

Published by

the-worlds-end
Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost once joked that Shaun of the Dead was the start of a Cornetto trilogy, named after the three flavors of a British ice cream cone. And now they've finished this trilogy with The World's End, the darkest and most personal of the three. Though it doesn't compare in terms of jokes, and it's a little more...

'Ant-Man': Ultron Was Never Part Of Edgar Wright's Script

Published by

ant-man-la-8-20-13
Both Ant-Man and Ultron will be appearing on the big screen in 2015, but they won't be doing so together. Joss Whedon surprised everyone when he finally revealed the villain for his Avengers sequel in the film's title Avengers: Age of Ultron. What was even more shocking was that the Marvel mastermind wouldn't be including Ant-Man, the creator of said villain, in his film. But...