Joss Whedon bragged about bullying Gal Gadot

1+ We’re not quite finished hearing about allegations against Joss Whedon from the set of Justice League. In a more in depth interview with Ray Fisher, who played Cyborg in the film, with The Hollywood Reporter, more details about Whedon’s misconduct on the set of Justice League‘s reshoots have been revealed, including the fact that … Continue reading “Joss Whedon bragged about bullying Gal Gadot”

Charisma Carpenter accuses Joss Whedon of hostile set

1+ From 1997-2003 viewers tuned into Buffy the Vampire Slayer  weekly on the (now defunct) WB network, and then from 1997-2003 we tuned in to watch the spin off called Angel. In 2017, Kai Cole, show creator Joss Whedon’s ex-wife clued us into the fact that things were not so peachy in Sunnydale. Now, Charisma … Continue reading “Charisma Carpenter accuses Joss Whedon of hostile set”

Justice League’s Fisher calls out Joss Whedon’s behavior

3+ Boo-yah! Cyborg (Ray Fisher) has trained his eye on Joss Whedon, calling out the director’s on-set behavior during Justice League reshoots in 2016. Warner Bros. hired Whedon, who was coming off of two successful Avengers films for Marvel, to replace director Zack Snyder who stepped away from production after a tragic death in the … Continue reading “Justice League’s Fisher calls out Joss Whedon’s behavior”

Justice League writer airs his beef with Warner Bros.

0 Academy award winner and Justice League scribe Chris Terrio is airing his grievances in an exclusive and wide ranging interview with Vanity Fair. Not to mince words, the man is super pissed off and despises what happened to his DC films just as much as the haters do.  After remaining silent on the matter, … Continue reading “Justice League writer airs his beef with Warner Bros.”

A wrap? Producer Scott Rudin’s unhinged behavior

0 For the past few years the climate in Hollywood (among many other cities and industries) has been evolving from sexist and toxic work environments to more transparent, harmonious, and inclusive. After allegations against the likes of Harvey Weinstein and Joss Whedon have been coming to light we are now hearing more shocking allegations against … Continue reading “A wrap? Producer Scott Rudin’s unhinged behavior”

Watch the trailer for HBO’s ‘The Nevers’

1+ HBO drama series The Nevers debuts Part One of its first season with six episodes beginning on SUNDAY, APRIL 11 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT). Part Two’s six episodes will follow at a later date, to be announced. The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max. Here’s the plot for the Joss … Continue reading “Watch the trailer for HBO’s ‘The Nevers’”

4 things Justice League got right and 4 wrong

1+ Zack Snyder’s die hard fans have been waiting for the Zack Snyder Cut since the abomination we all know and hate called Justice League was released four years ago. The pleas of the fanboys (and fangirls) were heard and Warner Brothers finally released Zack Snyder’s Justice League in it’s FOUR HOUR glory on HBO … Continue reading “4 things Justice League got right and 4 wrong”

Zack Snyder’s Justice League is more cohesive, coherent

2+ I absolutely hated 2017’s Justice League and I did not have high hopes for Zack Snyder’s Justice League. I was pleasantly surprised to see that everything I absolutely hated about 2017’s Justice League was all Joss Whedon. Overall, Zack Snyder’s Justice League is a far superior movie. The film is cohesive and coherent with … Continue reading “Zack Snyder’s Justice League is more cohesive, coherent”

Justice League is a flawed, overlong masterpiece

2+ Four years ago, when publisher Barbara Roche took over Reel Chicago, she pulled me aside and asked, “Colin, if you could write any kind of column you want, what would it be?” I knew at that time Reel Chicago was focused on local advertising and production communities and we were just beginning to stick … Continue reading “Justice League is a flawed, overlong masterpiece”

Ranking the DCEU movies

1+ Right now we are less than 24 hours away from the premiere of Zack Snyder’s Justice League on HBO Max. While it is sitting at a comfortable 77% (at the time of this writing) on Rotten Tomatoes (far higher than the 40% 2017’s “Josstice League” received) we thought it would be time to rank … Continue reading “Ranking the DCEU movies”

Zack Snyder’s Justice League reviews are revealed

1+ In 2017, in the midst of finishing the much anticipated DC film Justice League, director Zack Snyder tragically lost his 17 year old daughter to suicide and desperately needed to take time to deal with his family’s loss. Instead of being supportive and understanding, Warner Bros. decided to rush and complete the film under … Continue reading “Zack Snyder’s Justice League reviews are revealed”

Zack Snyder releases Superman-focused trailer

1+ There are now less than two weeks to go before the premiere of Zack Snyder’s Justice League on HBO Max. The other day, the director released a Batman-centric :60-second trailer and now has shared another :60-second teaser, this time focusing on Henry Cavill’s Superman. The new promo returns us to Man of Steel, before we see … Continue reading “Zack Snyder releases Superman-focused trailer”

This grounded Superman soars

1+ WARNING! This review contains spoilers! Do not read if you have not yet watched the new CW series Superman & Lois. Believe it or not Superman’s visual storytelling has actually fared better on TV than in theaters. This is where you say, “What about Christoper Reeve? He was brilliant!” Reeve’s performance as the Last … Continue reading “This grounded Superman soars”

Zack Snyder’s heartbreaking Vanity Fair interview

0 The internet has virtually exploded since Vanity Fair shared their intimate and in depth interview with Justice League’s original director, Zack Snyder. For those who have not been following, Snyder, who is acclaimed for making films such as Dawn of the Dead and 300, had to tragically step down as director of Zack Snyder’s … Continue reading “Zack Snyder’s heartbreaking Vanity Fair interview”

Zack Snyder reveals Darkseid in JL teaser

1+ Zack Snyder recently posted an 18-second teaser for Zach Snyder’s Justice League along with the promise that we will be treated to a “full length” trailer in just 3 days as a Valentine’s Day gift to fans. Oh, and there’s Darkseid. Even though this teaser is meager in length, there is a wealth of information … Continue reading “Zack Snyder reveals Darkseid in JL teaser”

‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ to premiere March 18

1+ Here we go. HBO Max has announced that the long awaited Zack Snyder’s Justice League will premiere Thursday, March 18 on HBO Max. The release of the film will be supported across WarnerMedia and DC platforms, including a soundtrack release on WaterTower Music, a curated collection from Warner Bros. Consumer Products available exclusively at … Continue reading “‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ to premiere March 18”

Warner Media Defends DC’s Walter Hamada

1+ Warner Media defended DC’s President Walter Hamada after Ray Fisher accused the company and Hamada of pushing him out of The Flash following an investigation into the actor’s claims about misconduct during re shoots for 2017’s Justice League. Justice League star Ray Fisher and Warner Media are offering differing takes on why the actor … Continue reading “Warner Media Defends DC’s Walter Hamada”

‘Wonder Woman’ social media reactions positive

1+ Wonder Woman 1984, which we have covered pretty extensively here at Reel 360, is scheduled to open in theaters internationally and on HBO Max on Christmas Day. It was also recently announced, the Patty Jenkins-helmed film will become the first title on HBO Max available in 4K Ultra HD, HDR 10, Dolby Vision and … Continue reading “‘Wonder Woman’ social media reactions positive”

Zack Snyder to film new scenes for ‘Justice League’

2+ Francis Ford Coppola tinkered with the Godfather and Apocalypse Now forever. George Lucas made Star Wars Episodes 4-6 barely recognizable from when the films were first released. And now we have Zack Snyder and Justice League. While few would put Snyder on the same pedestal as Coppola or Lucas, the director, like them, is … Continue reading “Zack Snyder to film new scenes for ‘Justice League’”

Trailer for Zack Snyder’s 4-hour ‘Justice League’

1+ Hallejuah! It’s here. As you know, DC FanDome, Warner Bros. virtual event for all things DC, is currently underway. Today, we have gotten big reveals such as second trailer for  Wonder Woman: 1984 , a cast reveal for James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad, WB Games Montreal’s Gotham Knights, concept art from The Flash. And now, … Continue reading “Trailer for Zack Snyder’s 4-hour ‘Justice League’”