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David Fincher sets his next film: Mank, starring Gary Oldman

It's been five years since we got a feature out of Fincher. Gone Girl was a 2014 smash, though he's certainly kept busy. He directed episodes of Mindhunter, the serial killer procedural series for Netflix that he executive produced. But Dav...

 
 
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The Goon movie is going into development

If you didn't know, The Goon is a long-running comic series by Eric Powell that focuses on the titular Goon. He's a rough, tough, thug with a sort-of heart of gold. He fights all sorts of supernatural creatures and the unique art style comb...

 
 
 
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Aaron Sorkin wants a The Social Network sequel

When David Fincher's The Social Network landed Facebook was still the cream of the social media crop, growing ever bigger and just embracing its money-making promise. It was still a sordid story but the films focus was really on its cr...

 
 
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Mindhunter Season 2 has a slew of great directors behind it

Last year's Mindhunter was a thrilling and stylish look into the life of serial killers and the people who hunt them. David Fincher's involvement was large part of that, giving each monologue and each scene appropriate weight through his st...

 
 
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First trailer for David Fincher's Mindhunter

A while back there was some news floating around that in my very city of Pittsburgh, David Fincher was looking for extras for a new TV show called Mindhunter. Unable to attend but still curious as to what Fincher was up to when he wasn't ne...

 
 
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David Fincher is directing Brad Pitt's World War Z sequel

As reported by Yahoo news, David Fincher will be helming the yet unnamed sequel to Brad Pitt's 2013 blockbuster World War Z.  If you're a fan of Fincher's work, then you know that this isn't the first time these two have worked togethe...

 
 
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David Fincher finalizing deal to direct World War Z 2

According to a report tonight from Variety, David Fincher is close to a deal to direct World War Z 2, the sequel to the 2013 Brad Pitt zombie film loosely adapted from the book by Max Brooks. While Fincher is apparently wary of sequels, Var...

 
 
 
 
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Brad Pitt wants David Fincher back ... for World War Z sequel

Ever since World War Z blew audiences away back in 2013 (read: made $540 million at the worldwide box office) the people have been clamoring for a sequel (read: its producers have been dying to milk a sequel for all its worth, no matter tha...

 
 
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No sequel to Fincher's Dragon Tattoo, says Rooney Mara

Despite the interest of director David Fincher and lead Rooney Mara, in addition a script having already been written, Mara disappointed fans of Fincher's adaptation of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo by confirming the sequel isn'...

 
 
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6 things we want from Neill Blomkamp's Alien project

We've all wanted to make a movie at some point. We've all thought it through in our minds, from story to characters to the final act that would shock audiences around the world. Our own personal dream movie. A movie we would love to see, bu...

 
 
 
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Review: Gone Girl

Gone Girl is the book of the moment. Much as The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo was The Big Thing when David Fincher adapted it for US screens, Gillian Flynn's novel seems to be ubiquitous. Everyone is reading it and talking about it...

 
 
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Want new Gone Girl images? Here they are

Are you excited for Gone Girl? You should be. If you're not perhaps these still images will help. Probably not though as the only thing they show off is David Fincher's well known subdued color palette and nothing about the intriguing plot ...

 
 
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Trailer for Gone Girl features a murder she wrote

I think this might be my favorite trailer of 2014 so far. Based on Gillian Flynn's novel of the same name (but Flynn claims the film will have a different ending) and directed by David Fincher, stars Ben Affleck as the prime suspect when h...

 
 
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First official trailer for David Fincher's Gone Girl

The first trailer for David Fincher's highly anticipated adaptation of Gillian Flinn's 2012 novel Gone Girl has finally appeared online. Starring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl tells the story of the search for Amy Dunn...

 
 
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Movie Monday for January 13, 2014

Welcome movie fans to the first episode of Movie Monday! Our brand new show dedicated to getting you caught up on what you missed on Monday, cause we knew you were to hungover Sunday. We would love to hear back from you, the viewer, a...

 
 
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First image and creepy EW cover for Fincher's Gone Girl

David Fincher directing a movie about a man who is accused of causing the disappearance of his wife on their fifth wedding anniversary? If you didn't already know this was going to be an awesomely dark film then this first image from it and...

 
 
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20,000 Leagues to shoot in Australia

David Fincher’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo has been offered a tax incentive to film in Australia by its government. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Australian government is offering Disney a 30 percent locatio...

 
 
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The Girl That Played With Fire not happening in 2013

Good things come to those who wait, they say, so hopefully that means the wait for a sequel to The Girl With The Dragoon Tattoo will be worth it, because we won't be seeing one until sometime after next year. A source has said that eve...

 
 
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Sony pushing forward with Dragon Tat-two

See what I did there? Anyway, despite David Fincher's The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo struggling both critically (although all of Flixist's reviewers adored it) and financially, so far grossing 'only' $60m on a $90m budget, Sony are confide...

 
 
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David Fincher could have made an interesting Spider-Man

I never realized that David Fincher actually considered making a Spider-Man reboot. Seriously. Blows my mind. Of course, I guess I can't really talk, because his Oscar buzz project this year is an Americanization of an adaptation of a Swedi...

 
 
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Girl with the Dragon Tattoo soundtrack and music video

Trent Reznor and Karen O. -- of all people -- have collaborated to bring you a new music video for David Fincher's upcoming The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo featuring Karen O. singing The Immigrant Song and metallic, edgy imagery. I think t...

 
 
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David Fincher wishes there were no early film screenings

If you weren't aware of it already, David Denby's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo review has caused an industry brouhaha. Film critics had agreed with Sony not to run their reviews until December 13th. Denby broke the embargo, and it ran ye...

 
 
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Eric Roth may rewrite Cleopatra biopic for David Fincher

The Benjamin Button screenwriter is currently in negotiations to rewrite a Brian Hegeland (Robin Hood (2010), Man on Fire) script adapting Stacy Schiff's book Cleopatra: A Life. David Fincher is also reportedly interested in the projec...

 
 
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David Fincher discusses Oscar chances, "too much anal"

When a director can be self-aware and laugh about it, it's a beautiful thing. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo director/generally awesome guy David Fincher has pin-pointed why exactly he thinks they won't win an Oscar at the next Academy Awa...

 
 
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Dragon Tattoo clothing at H&M = the happy meal you wear

As David Fincher's version of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo approaches, so do the marketing tie-ins. A fashion line inspired by The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo will be launched at H&M on December 14th. The film's costume designer Tris...

 
 
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Girl With The Dragon Tattoo almost done, adds Alan Dale

Alan Dale, whom you may remember as the indomitable Charles Widmore from lauded television show LOST, has recently been added in to David Fincher's Hollywood adaption of the Swedish movie trilogy The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. This is int...

 
 
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Daniel Craig says Dragon Tattoo is proper adult drama

For those worried that the upcoming Hollywood adaptation of Stieg Larsson's The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo would tone down the sadism that defines one of the novel's key themes, star Daniel Craig offered reassuring words in an interview wi...

 
 
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Netflix Soon: House Of Cards original series casting news

THR is reporting that Robin Wright may join Kevin Spacey in a remake of the acclaimed British mini-series House of Cards. Netflix outbid HBO and AMC, amongst others, for the exclusive rights to produce and distribute the series. Is this mov...

 
 
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Trailer: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

[Update: The official, green-band trailer for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is here!] A couple things you need to know about this trailer before watching it. First of all, the quality is very questionable, as it's footage that a guy shot...

 
 
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The Social Network returns to theaters, because it can

Oscar season is coming up, and apparently Sony's Columbia Pictures thinks that award voters can't remember what they saw this year - even if it's a critically acclaimed film that pulled in more than four times its opening weekend gross. So ...

 
 
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Review: The Social Network

On the surface, The Social Network sounds like a blatant cash-in by movie executives who heard something about the ‘social networking’ phenomenon and were trying to make a quick buck off the “status update”...

 
 




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