A Female ‘Lord of the Flies’ Movie Is Coming (Written by Men) & Twitter Isn’t Pleased

A Female ‘Lord of the Flies’ Movie Is Coming (Written by Men) & Twitter Isn’t Pleased

It’s like this idea was specifically designed to make Twitter even more savage than usual. According to Deadline, Scott McGehee and David Siegel now have a deal with Warner Bros to write and direct a new adaptation of William Golding’s novel “Lord Of The Flies,” but this time the stranded students will be girls. “We want to do a very faithful but contemporized adaptation of the book, but our idea was to do it with…

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Two ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Writers Are Welcomed Back for Sequel

Two ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Writers Are Welcomed Back for Sequel

Spider-Man: Homecoming was a big success this summer, with many remarking upon the friendly, joking tone that paid tribute to the high-school movies of the late, great John Hughes (The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off). In an interview with Fandango, director Jon Watts acknowledged the influence of Hughes, especially the sincerity of his characters. Among the movie’s six credited writers, Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers are in final negotiations to write the sequel, according…

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