Linda Hamilton thinks it’s time for Terminator franchise to end

Linda Hamilton isn’t interested in reprising Sarah Connor and thinks its time for the Terminator franchise to finally come to an end. The Terminator franchise has spent the last thirty years chasing the high of the first two movies, and Linda Hamilton thinks it’s time to finally let it die. Linda Hamilton starred in The … Read more

Has an abysmal box office launch for Sony’s Madame Web doomed hopes for a new franchise?

Madame Web’s failure at the box office has likely doomed Sony’s plans to launch a franchise featuring characters from the ill-received film. No amount of chest compressions can save Sony‘s Madame Web from being labeled a total failure with fans and at the box office. Sony’s latest Spider-Man-less Spider-Verse movie is dead on arrival after a $26.2M … Read more

The ‘Predator’ Franchise Is Back With a New Movie

The Predator franchise is back in the hunt. A year and a half after the franchise’s first prequel Prey became Hulu’s biggest streaming premiere ever, word is emerging that a new film is now in development — and from Prey’s director, Dan Trachtenberg. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the new film is called Badlands. They don’t offer much in the way of … Read more

Argylle fails to launch a franchise for Apple with $18 million opening

While it opened moderately better than expected, Argylle had a pretty bad opening, killing the franchise’s potential. The numbers are in, and while, they’re less dire than we were predicting; in the end, Argylle had a disastrous opening for Apple Films/ Universal. It ended up rallying to about $18 million, higher than the $16.5 million … Read more

Argylle on track for a disasterous opening; won’t crack $20 million dooming potential franchise

Despite a hefty marketing campaign and ambitious plans for a franchise, Argylle seems set for a disasterous opening at the box office. It looks like Matthew Vaughn’s ambitious plan for a superspy multiverse franchise is DOA, with his most ambitious film to date, Argylle, opening under expectations at the box office this weekend. According to … Read more

Michael Mann sets a new manhunt novel which will also kick off a literary franchise

Michael Mann and author Meg Gardiner will collaborate on an original novel with franchise appeal about a global manhunt. Michael Mann and Edgar-winning author Meg Gardiner are at it again, folks! Mann announced today that the duo will collaborate on a new original story that fans of Mann’s signature style will lose their heads for. … Read more

Gary Oldman thinks his performance as Sirius Black in the Harry Potter franchise was “mediocre”

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban actor Gary Oldman says he thought his performance as Sirius Black was “mediocre.” Everyone’s their own worst critic. People can take you down as many pegs as they please, but it’s nothing compared to when you’re alone, chastising yourself for mistakes made or actions you regret. Gary Oldman … Read more

Netflix is developing a standalone entry in the R.L. Stine franchise

The head of Netflix Film says the streamer is currently developing a standalone addition to their Fear Street franchise Director Leigh Janiak and the Netflix streaming service brought us a really fun horror event back in the summer of 2021 with the Fear Street trilogy. Three films that were filmed back-to-back-to-back and then released over the course … Read more