• Big Fish Writer Reveals His Rejected Catwoman Spinoff Pitch

    3 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Screenwriter John August has revealed his rejected pitch for a Catwoman movie spinoff that would have featured Michelle Pfeiffer back in her Batman Returns role as Selina Kyle. Pfeiffer had previously admitted there were talks for her to headline a Catwoman film back in the 1990s, but has never gone into specific detail about what the project could have entailed. Pfeiffer's turn as mild-mannered secretary turned cat-burglar Selina Kyle in Tim Burton's 1992 Batman sequel is now generally considered one of the most iconic (possibly the most, depending on who's asking) versions of Catwoman...
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  • Many Older Movies Aren't Available Online, But Screenwriter John August Wants to Change That

    Many Older Movies Aren't Available Online, But Screenwriter John August Wants to Change That

    3 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    If you've ever scrolled through multiple streaming services looking for an old favorite movie and came up empty, screenwriter John August feels your pain. August, one of the co-hosts of the popular Scriptnotes podcast, recently tried to track down 1984's The Flamingo Kid only to find that it's joined the sad membership of older movies not available online to rent or purchase on iTunes, Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, or any other service in the United States.
    This is not a new observation - ever since the dawn of streaming services, hundreds of movies have been left by the wayside. But August took...
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