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Zack Snyder denies involvement with Star Wars

Zack Snyder denies involvement with Star Wars

Jan 15 2013, 4:20am CST | by

Zack Snyder has confirmed he is not involved with the new 'Star Wars' films. The 'Man of Steel' filmmaker was previously rumoured to be directing 'Star Wars Episode 7' after Walt Disney bought the...

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Zack Snyder denies involvement with Star Wars

Jan 15 2013, 4:20am CST | by

Zack Snyder has confirmed he is not involved with the new 'Star Wars' films.

The 'Man of Steel' filmmaker was previously rumoured to be directing 'Star Wars Episode 7' after Walt Disney bought the franchise from George Lucas last year, and it was thought he was also working on a spin-off movie alongside the sci-fi production.

Vulture reported his other film would run parallel to the new trilogy, taking inspiration from one George's favourite films - Akira Kurosawa's 1954 flick 'Seven Samurai' - and replacing the ronin characters with Jedi.

However, Zack's representative has confirmed he will not be taking part in anything to do with the popular project.

They told The Hollywood Reporter: ''While he is super flattered because he is a huge fan, Zack is not involved in any way with the new 'Star Wars'. He is currently in post on his two films, 'Man of Steel' and '300: Battle of Artemisia'.''

The new 'Star Wars' film is currently being penned by 'Toy Story 3' writer Michael Arndt, but a director has yet to be confirmed even though several filmmakers - including Steven Spielberg - have ruled themselves out.

Joss Whedon had expressed interest in helming the new film, but has now explained he had no time to consider the offer as he was too busy working on 'The Avengers 2' and popular TV series 'S.H.I.E.L.D'.

He said: ''I'm as angry as you should be. When I heard that I was like, 'I wonder... no, I really can't do that. Oh, I already have a job'. I wouldn't clear 'The Avengers'.

''I'm having so much fun with that sequel right now, just with the script, that I couldn't imagine not doing it.''

'Star Wars Episode 7' is expected to be released in 2015.

Source: Bang Movies


3 days ago

BvS: Wayne Manor Reportedly Revealed!

Sep 28 2014 12:46am CDT | Source: ign

An onlooker on the set of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice claims that Detroit's Ransom Gillis House -- a rundown, abandoned mansion -- is being used as Wayne Manor for the film. Warning: Potential spoilers for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice follow... According to Batman-News, a man (conveniently) named Tony Detroit was told by a security guard on the BvS set that the creepy-looking mansion will ...
Source: ign   Full article at: ign


1 week ago

Rewind Theater: First Footage of the New Millennium Falcon Reveals the Batmobile and More

Sep 22 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: ign

A new teaser video released by Bad Robot reveals the first official glimpse of the Millennium Falcon's exterior from the set of Star Wars: Episode 7. The clip culminates in a revelation that a small replica of the Batmobile is embedded into the freighter's hull. The Batmobile is included in the Falcon hull as part of a series of recent Twitter exchanges between Episode 7 director J.J. Abrams and Zack Snyder, director of the upcoming Batman v Superman ...
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1 week ago

The Millennium Falcon's Batmobile Easter Egg

Sep 18 2014 1:06pm CDT | Source: ign

Bad Robot Productions has fired the latest volley in the Twitter mashup war between Star Wars: Episode VII and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The production company of Episode VII helmer J.J. Abrams tweeted the video below to BvS director Zack Snyder that has a Dark Knight valentine hidden within the body of the Millennium Falcon: Snyder previously tweeted photos of a light saber-wielding Superman, Batman with R2-D2, and the GCPD ar ...
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1 week ago

The STAR WARS: EPISODE VII and BATMAN V SUPERMAN War Continues with a First Official Look at the Return of the Millennium Falcon

Sep 18 2014 11:05am CDT | Source: Collider

Directors J.J. Abrams and Zack Snyder have been going back-and-forth online by parodying their respective blockbusters, Star Wars: Episode VII and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.  Snyder struck the most recent blow by showing a Stormtrooper getting arrested for hi-jacking Batman's ride.  Abrams has retorted in a way that will be tough to top.  He's stolen the Batmobile back and placed it on the underside of the Millennium Falcon.  And this ...
Source: Collider   Full article at: Collider


2 weeks ago

'Batman v. Superman' News: Hilarious Photos of Stolen Batmobile, Plus: Affleck Talks Rage

Sep 15 2014 10:35am CDT | Source: movies.com

If you’re hankering for some news concerning Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got the latest on DC’s biggest title, including an update on the case of the stolen Batmobile, and Ben Affleck talking about rage. Oooh scary. Don’t hurt us, Ben Affleck… First up, you may have noticed that there were crazy reports that the Batmobile was stolen this past Friday. For whatever reason, this news got picked up without anyon ...
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2 weeks ago

Zack Snyder Debunks Stolen Batmobile Rumor with Hilarious Photo

Sep 15 2014 9:26am CDT | Source: First Showing

For some reason, there was a rumor that a Batmobile had been stolen from the set of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. Bleeding Cool picked up the story from CBS News of all places, but it turned out to be completely false. How do we know? Well, aside from the official confirmations that not even one of the several Batmobiles on set had been stolen, director Zack Snyder decided to continue his Star Wars photo gags (previously seen with a Jedi Superman and Batman on Tatooine) by hav ...
Source: First Showing   Full article at: First Showing


2 weeks ago

Snyder's Arresting New Batman/Star Wars Mashup Image

Sep 13 2014 2:43pm CDT | Source: ign

Here's the latest image in the ongoing Twitter mashup battle between Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder and Star Wars: Episode VII helmer J.J. Abrams. Snyder tweeted the following photo today featuring the Gotham City police arresting -- no, not Lex Luthor or the Joker -- a Stormtrooper! Case closed. pic.twitter.com/fVyENoksFp— ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) September 13, 2014 The mashup wars have so far seen S ...
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2 weeks ago

New Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Photo Reveals a... Stormtrooper?

Sep 13 2014 7:02am CDT | Source: Coming Soon

Director Zack Snyder took to Twitter last night to post a new photo from the set of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice which features the Batmobile, the Gotham City Police Department and a... Stormtroope ...
Source: Coming Soon   Full article at: Coming Soon


2 weeks ago

Batman v Superman Set Video Shows the Batmobile Speeding Away

Sep 12 2014 8:36am CDT | Source: comingsoon

As evidenced by the set photos that have popped up online this week, and the official image from director Zack Snyder, production on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has been filming a scene with the brand new Batmobile. Now, thanks to forum user G.Godfrey, we've got a bit of a sneak peek at the vehicle in action as it speeds off behind a ca ...
Source: comingsoon   Full article at: comingsoon


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