hunting season

James WanJohn Wick writer Derek Kolstad, and Transformers producer Don Murphy are combining their talents for Hunting Season, a new time travel movie based on a short story by late author Frank M. Robinson. The story is reminiscent of 1984 and Fahrenheit 451, in that it’s set in a totalitarian society. Robinson’s short story was originally published in 1951.

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james wan universal monster movie

The Universal monster mash continues! After The Invisible Man broke the box office and garnered great reviews, Universal is amping up to make more and more monster flicks, and here comes another one. James Wan is teaming with the studio to develop a new movie that sounds at least partially inspired by Frankenstein, while not being a direct adaptation. Wan will produce while Supernatural writer Robbie Thompson is penning the script.

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Aquaman Animated Mini-Series

Aquaman director James Wan is returning to Atlantis sooner than expected. Not only will Wan helm the eventual Aquaman sequel, he’s also executive producing an Aquaman animated mini-series set to make a splash on HBO Max. The series, Aquaman: King of Atlantis, will have standalone episodes that sound as if they take place after the events of the live-action Aquaman movie.

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Aquaman, the best superhero movie of 2018 (don’t @ me) will have a sequel soon enough, and you can expect to see some familiar faces. In addition to Jason Momoa‘s underwater hero, the sequel will also be bringing back Patrick Wilson as Aquaman’s half-brother/enemy Orm, AKA Ocean Master. James Wan is returning to direct Aquaman 2, which will begin production next year.

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dylan dog tv series

Italian horror comics series Dylan Dog is headed to the small screen in America thanks to producer James Wan. Wan’s Atomic Monster will produce a Dylan Dog TV series, which will bring the Tiziano Sclavi-created character to life. In the comics, Dylan Dog is a paranormal investigator who takes on cases involving ghosts, vampires, and other creatures of the night. The cult horror film Cemetery Man was loosely inspired by the comics, and in 2011, Brandon Routh starred in the film adaptation Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, which I’m pretty sure no one remembers, not even the people involved with the movie.

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Gideon Falls TV Series

James Wan is currently at work on his return to the horror genre with a movie called Malignant, but that’s not the only horror project he has in the works. The filmmaker and his Atomic Monster production company are joining Hivemind in executive producing an adaptation of Gideon Falls, the Image Comics series created by Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino. Find out more about the Gideon Falls series below. Read More »

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When we last checked in on the progress of director James Wan‘s secret horror movie, it had just found its cast and was seemingly operating under the title of Silvercup. But now the movie is officially underway, and to mark the first day of filming, Wan shared the film’s real title: Malignant. Find out everything we know about Wan’s latest return to the horror genre below.
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James Wan secret horror movie cast Annabelle Wallis George Young

Update: Variety reports that up-and-coming British actor George Young (Containment) has been cast as the male lead in Wan’s secret movie, which is now tentatively titled Silvercup. Our original article about the film’s initial casting announcement continues below.

James Wan’s secret horror movie has found its star in Annabelle Wallis. The Mummy star, who recently appeared in Showtime’s Roger Ailes miniseries The Loudest Voice, has been tapped to lead the James Wan horror movie cast, though details are still being kept under wraps.

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the troop movie

The Troop, Nick Cutter’s ultra-gory horror novel about a Boy Scout troop in a seriously icky situation, is heading to the big screen thanks to James Wan. Wan and his Atomic Monster production banner will produce The Troop film adaptation, with Channel Zero director E.L. Katz at the helm. The story concerns a group of boys on a camping trip in the Canadian wilderness and the gut-churning experience that follows.

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new james wan horror movie

At last, director James Wan is returning to the horror genre. While Wan has produced plenty of horror in recent years, he hasn’t helmed a scary movie since 2016’s The Conjuring 2. Since then, his focus has been on helming blockbusters like Furious 7 and Aquaman. Wan still has blockbusters in his future, like Aquaman 2. But before he directs that superhero sequel, he’s going to direct a new horror film – and that’s exciting.

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