Movie News: See How Deadpool and Cable Kill Time


Deadpool 2: Ryan Reynolds (as Deadpool) and Josh Brolin (as Cable) are finding creative ways to pass time on the set of Deadpool 2 when they’re not needed, as illustrated in a new photo that Reynolds shared on social media (see below). The movie is set for release on June 1, 2018. [Twitter]


In Dubious Battle

Woody Allen: Selena Gomez (In Dubious Battle, above) has nabbed a lead role in Woody Allen’s next movie. No details about the title or plot have been revealed yet, which is typical for the secretive filmmaker. Elle Fanning and Timothée Chalamet, who have been in talks for the other lead roles for several weeks, have now been confirmed. [Variety]


Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Cowboy Ninja Viking: Based on a comic book series by A.J. Lieberman and Riley Rossmo, Cowboy Ninja Viking revolves around a man with multiple personalities who is transformed into an assassin. Long in development, the project gained traction when Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, above) was attached to star in November 2014. We’re still waiting to hear who will be directing, but Universal has now scheduled the movie’s theatrical release for June 28, 2019. [Deadline]



Wonder Trailer: Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson play the parents of a boy with facial differences (Jacob Tremblay) in Wonder. As a new trailer reveals, the boy encounters many challenges as he attends a mainstream school for the first time. The movie opens in theaters on November 17. [Movieclips]