• Planned ‘Star Wars' Spin-Off Was Set on Tatooine, Confirms Production Designer

    3 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    Earlier this summer, word came out that Disney and Lucasfilm were placing the Star Wars spin-off movies on hold in the wake of Solo: A Star Wars Story ‘s disappointing performance at the box office. The studio quickly came out and refuted that claim, but follow-up news basically said the same thing that the initial report did: the spin-offs are still in development, just don't expect to hear anything official about them for a little while as Lucasfilm licks their wounds.
    At the time, we heard a rumor about how one of the spin-offs was actually building sets on the Pinewood sound stages in...
    Read more ...

     

  • Lucasfilm Canceled Tatooine-Set Star Wars Spinoff

    Lucasfilm Canceled Tatooine-Set Star Wars Spinoff

    3 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Solo: A Star Wars Story production designer Neil Lamont confirms Lucasfilm scrapped plans for a Tatooine-set spinoff movie. The galaxy far, far away's return to the big screen saw not just a sequel trilogy in the Skywalker saga, but also standalone anthology films that worked to flesh out the universe further. 2016's Rogue One got this initiative off to a great start, as it received strong reviews and grossed $1 billion worldwide. Unfortunately, this summer's Solo became the first Star Wars movie to lose money , despite a generally positive reception. In the aftermath, Lucasfilm has...
    Read more ...

     

  • Avengers: Infinity War Interview - Production Designer Charles Wood

    Avengers: Infinity War Interview - Production Designer Charles Wood

    3 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Nobody was more prepared for Avengers: Infinity War more than Charles Wood. The production designer for the back-to-back project alongside Avengers 4 , Wood had previously worked in all corners of the MCU: Thor: The Dark World , Guardians of the Galaxy , Avengers: Age of Ultron , and Doctor Strange. The culmination of his and Marvel's entire team's efforts can be seen in Infinity War , which is now available on home video. For the Blu-ray release, Screen Rant caught up with Charles to discuss the unique challenges of such a big production and how it fit in the wider MCU plan. Related: How...
    Read more ...