Rupert Wyatt on Directing The Exorcist Pilot, How Modern Evil Makes the Story More Relevant Than Ever

The Exorcist

There’s a recent trend to try to revitalize old properties with new TV shows. We’ve got “Scream,” “Damien,” “Fargo,” even a “Lethal Weapon” series; and starting tonight we’ll also have “The Exorcist.” It’s a bit of a grey area for… Continue Reading


A Little Night Film Is on its Way

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2013/09/chernin-entertainment-and-rupert-wyatt-tap-roberto-aguirre-sacasa-to-adapt-night-film/ Post Thumb: /sep13/night-film-s.jpg It’s taken me about 15 minutes to start writing this story. Why? Because it’s Friday, and even though my brain has checked out, I keep getting pulled back in. It’s like… Continue Reading


Rupert Wyatt to Direct a Night Film

Source Name: The Hollywood Reporter Source Url: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/rupert-wyatt-direct-crime-thriller-440481 Post Thumb: /apr13/night-films.jpg Though he isn’t concerned with overseeing any more simian revolutions, Rise of the Planet of the Apes director Rupert Wyatt is looking to spin another yarn about murder, intrigue,… Continue Reading


Short List Revealed to Helm Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2012/09/top-emerging-directors-on-foxs-short-list-to-helm-rise-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/ Post Thumb: /stock/apes.jpg With Rupert Wyatt leaving the director’s chair for Fox’s sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, all eyes have been on the studio to come up with a worthy… Continue Reading


Rupert Wyatt Skipping Dawn of the Planet of the Apes?

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2012/09/another-fox-shocker-is-ruper-wyatt-exiting-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/ Post Thumb: /stock/apes.jpg There could be some trouble brewing within the planet of the apes, and it has nothing to do with time travel, hot headed gorillas, or talking primates. No, these horrors are… Continue Reading


Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – Time Travel Not a Factor

Source Name: Total Film Source Url: http://www.totalfilm.com/ Post Thumb: /stock/apes.jpg The Planet of the Apes franchise has been known to jump around in terms of timetables. How far into the future or past we go has long been a factor… Continue Reading


Apes Will Rise for Contagion Writer Scott Z. Burns

Source Name: The Hollywood Reporter Source Url: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/contagion-writer-scott-burns-rise-of-planet-apes-324654 Post Thumb: /stock/apes.jpg Rise of the Planet of the Apes shocked us all upon release. It was an intelligent, action-packed, thrill machine that no one saw coming, especially after Tim Burton’s absolute… Continue Reading


Cool New Rise of the Planet of the Apes One-Sheets and Sequel Chatter

Source Name: The Wrap Source Url: http://thewrap.com/movies/column-post/planet-apes-writer-producers-ready-sequel-29978 Post Thumb: /jun11/riseapes.jpg The blockbuster box office surprise of the year, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, continues to kick ass all over the country and – SURPRISE – the sequel chatter… Continue Reading


How Much Did the Apes Rise at the Box Office

Source Name: Box Office Mojo Source Url: http://boxofficemojo.com/weekend/chart/ Post Thumb: /stock/boxoffice.jpg Would it be safe to call Rise of the Planet of the Apes the biggest surprise of the summer movie season? Here’s a prequel/reboot that nobody really seemed to… Continue Reading


Rise of the Planet of the Apes CENTRAL – Review, Interviews, Gallery and Much More!

Post Thumb: /jun11/riseapes.jpg Apes will rise on August 5th as Rise of the Planet of the Apes opens wide in US theaters. You, dear readers, can now experience what a few Dread Central staffers are calling “Magnificent” and “The best… Continue Reading