Canceled Film ‘Mouse Guard’ Posts Demo Reel, Showing Us What Could Have Been

Canceled Film ‘Mouse Guard’ Posts Demo Reel, Showing Us What Could Have Been

    The Mouse Guard movie is officially dead. Disney has scrapped Fox’s planned adaptation of the popular graphic novel series by David Petersen. There were hopes the project was just delayed or finding a new home, but alas, the project has officially been canceled. Director Wes Bell confirmed this sad news via Twitter:     Yes sadly, its true. Our #mouseguard movie is dead. Seems it’s too big a risk. It’s a damn shame really. We had something special. To my hella talented cast/crew: I’m sorry I couldn’t push this one through. The past year with you all has been a …

‘Spider-Man’ Screenwriter Alvin Sargent Dies

‘Spider-Man’ Screenwriter Alvin Sargent Dies

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Sad news for Spider-Man fans. Alvin Sargent, the man who wrote scripts for the Spider-Man films to life has, according to the BBC, passed away. Sargent died in his home in Seattle due to natural causes, passing away peacefully at the age of ninety-two. He wrote the screenplay for Spider-Man 2 and Spider-Man 3, as a rewrite of The Amazing Spider-Man. Sargent began his career as a writer for television, breaking into films with his film Gambit starring Michael Caine. He went on to write Julia and Ordinary People, two dramas that netted him two Oscar wins.   Image via Dorkly   However, it is safe to say that fans today will remember him …