The story for IM 3 is based on the popular six-issue mini series “Extremis” by Warren Ellis–And the film’s events take place after The Avengers. The plot involves the spread of a virus through nanobots.
Production will take place on location in Hong Kong, Shanghai and other parts of China later this summer once filming wraps up in North Carolina which starts in a few weeks.
I think it makes perfect sense that metal head goes solo again–Although I have to admit I will miss not seeing Widow’s skills and particular assets on screen anytime soon after Avengers
The first pic saw Hossein Amini rewriting original scribe Evan Daugherty‘s take pn the classic fairy tale which also had Evan Spiliotopoulos taking a crack at it The story expands the role of the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth). Ordered to take the evil Queen’s (Charlize Theron) stepdaughter Snow White (Kristen Stewart) into the woods and kill her, The Huntsman instead lets her go and becomes something of a mentor who teaches her how to fight and survive.
Sam Claflin plays the Prince while Ian McShane is Caesar, the leader of the dwarfs. with–Ray Winstone Bob Hoskins Toby Jones Nick Frost and Steven Graham round them out–Liberty Ross and Noah Huntley will play the parents of Snow while Lily Cole and Sam Spruell also star.
The studio is hoping to fast track the project with the first film’s director Rupert Sanders meaning that it would be the next film he does.
The pic will be a live action version of the story about an orphaned boy raised by wolves and other animals, which try to protect him from the ferocious tiger Shere-Khan. The tone will be a bit darker than previous film adaptations of the work
Michael Diliberti‘s script sees Stewart as Mya one half of a San Fernando Valley couple ooposite Chris often involved in dangerous behavior. After selling a fake snuff film they disappear with a bunch of cash. Years later Mya must return to save the younger sister she left behind.
The plot throws in angry former business partners, homicidal porn stars, stoner vets, and an assassin in a stetson as well.
Perhaps if he isn’t busy they should try and get Robert Pattinson to play Chris….? Just sayin’…
Flanagan and Jeff Howard wrote the script in which two sibling orphans witness a haunted mirror killing someone – a murder the young brother is charged with. Now rehabilitated and in his twenties, the brother wants to move on but his sister is determined to prove the truth about the mirror.
The story riffs on Flanagan’s ’06 short Oculus: Chapter 3 – The Man with the Plan.
Here’s the trailer for the short:
Production kicks off in late Summer.
The short followed a father (Will Oldham) who tells his little boy the most epic bedtime story ever.
At one point Fringe TV series writer Brad Caleb Kane was at work but has stepped aside. Kane was said to be adapting the “Born Again” comic book story arc, by writer Frank Miller that sees our hero go insane and destitute at the hands of the villain ‘Kingpin’, as well as his subsequent struggle to build a new life for himself The great storyline originally appeared from issues #227-233 in 1986.
David Slade remains attached to direct. Robert Pattinson Garrett Hedlund Bradley Cooper and Xavier Samuel, who like Pattinson, worked with Slade on “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” were rumored to be up to play the lead at one point. Slade himself started the Samuel chatter: after sayng that there is some big news coming and then posted a photo of the actor. Since that time though nary a word save for this.