Chronicle turned director Josh Trank into a bankable young talent; his name has been cropping up quite a bit in the wake of the success of his small-budget “kids with powers” film. He’s been linked vaguely to a new Fantastic Four movie, and more directly to Sony’s long in-development Venom spin-off from the Spider-Man movies.

Now Trank is set to work with Warner Bros. to direct The Red Star, a story set in “an alternate USSR where futuristic technology co-mingles with magical elements.” Read More »