OFFICIAL: 'Obi-Wan Kenobi' Spin-Off Movie Is Finally Happening; Get The Details!

Its finally official everyone!

One of my own personal dream Star Wars films has finally been announced, Lucasfilm and Disney are moving ahead with a stand-alone Obi-Wan Kenobi Spin-off film with Billy Elliot and The Hours director, Stephen Daldry in early talks to helm to the project.

According to THR, Sources say talks are at the earliest of stages and that the project has no script. If a deal makes, Daldry would oversee the development and writing with Lucasfilm brass. In typical Lucasfilm fashion, plot details are being kept firmly under wraps.

While actor Ewan McGregor has not been officially announced, it's all but guaranteed that the actor will be reprising his role as the legendary jedi, Obi-Wan Kenobi.

As you can probably imagine, we are all insanely excited about this official news, especially if Lucasfilm decide to take the story in a cool "western genre" direction.

Are you guys excited? Lets us know your thoughts and theories in the comments section down below. As always, thanks for tuning into ECmovieNews, your number #1 place for movie news, that matters!

No release date has been announced for Obi-Wan Kenobi.

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter


Superman Joins The Team In New 'Justice League' Poster

A brand new promotional banner for the upcoming Warner Bros. and DC Extended Universe film Justice League has been released, courtesy of Film Cells. And to much of our surprise, Superman is featured in the new poster hovering above Batman, Wonder Woman, Cyborg, Aquaman, and The Flash. 

This new print is available for purchase from Film Cells at the price of $19.99. Here is the description for the banner:

Superman. Batman. Wonder Woman. The Flash. Cyborg. Aquaman. Finally together in live-action, justice-seeking glory. Hang this officially licensed, Justice League™ MightyPrint™ Wall Art on any wall, or in front of light to illuminate the vivid colors and detail, from the shine of Aquaman’s armor to the twinkle in Cyborg’s eye.

Check out the new banner below:

Sweet! Are you guys ready for Justice League? We sure as hell are. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. Stay tuned right here to EastCoastMovieGuys for all your news, the movie news that matters.

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.  Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat.  But despite the formation of this unprecedented league of heroes—Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash—it may already be too late to save the planet from an assault of catastrophic proportions.

Justice League is set to hit theaters on December 17th.

SOURCE: Film Cells via Heroichollywood


A New International 'Thor: Ragnarok' Trailer Features Cool New Footage & Dialogue

"Thor, I sense a great change in your future..."

Marvel Studios has released a brand new international trailer for Thor: Ragnarok, which features some cool new footage and dialogue from none other than the Sorcerer Supreme aka Doctor Strange who we've known for awhile will have a supporting role in the film. How big of a role is still anyone's guess, but for now its seems to be a significant role in the film's plot. 

The rest of the trailer appears to just be a different cut of the other trailers we've already seen with a few new shots here and there. Enjoy.

In the film, Thor will arrive in Asgard after hearing about trouble in his home world, and when he arrives he finds Loki’s style of ruling (while impersonating Odin) has led to some lapses in the rules and leads to the freeing of prisoner Hela. Thor and Hela naturally come to blows when they meet, which sees Thor “blasted” to Sakaar, described as “a barbaric planet ruled by the charming but nefarious Grandmaster (Jeff Goldblum).” There he meets Valkyrie, who is hiding out on the planet, and brings him to the Grandmaster to make him a gladiator, where he meets the most popular competitor in the arena, The Hulk, and loses his trademark hair and hammer.

Check out the awesome trailer below:

Very cool! Are you guys excited? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. As always, stay tuned to EastCoastMovieGuys for more awesome news, movie news that matters!

Thor: Ragnarok is set to hit theaters on November 3rd.

SOURCE: Marvel via Comicbookmovie


A24's 'The Killing Of A Sacred Deer' Has Revealed Its First Official Trailer

In typical brilliant fashion, the good folks over at A24 has released a beautifully poetic, and disturbing official trailer for The Killing of a Sacred Deer. The strange looking and even more strangely named film stars the great Colin Farrell alongside the excellent career resurgence of Nicole Kidman and is directed by none other than The Lobster helmer, Yorgos Lanthimos. So be ready for the awesomeness that will unfold on the screen later this Fall.

No time to waste talking up our anticipation for this one, just enjoy the beautifully disturbing trailer below:

Are you guys ready for this one? We sure are. Please let us know your thoughts in the comments section below and stay tuned for right here to EastCoastMovieGuys for movie news that matters!

The Killing of a Sacred Deer is set to hit theaters on October 27th.



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Finally! Daniel Craig Confirms He's Back As Bond, For One Last Hurrah!

The wait is finally everyone, the speculation can now stop, and we can all breath a sigh of relief knowing that Spectre was not Daniel Craig's finally appearance as the legendary character James Bond. While appearing on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Craig confirmed to the world that he will once again reprise his role in the upcoming untitled "Bond 25." Also confirming it will be his last hurrah as the character.

“I think this is it,” he said. “I just want to go out on a high note and I can’t wait,” 

You can check out the interview from last night below:

Are you guys excited? Let us know in the comments below. Stay tuned to EastCoastMovieGuys for the movie news that matters!



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Founder/Editor-in-Chief of EastCoastMovieGuys

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