Category: James Gunn

  • (Text) Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 screenplay complete

    (Text) Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 screenplay complete

    I love James Gunn. He’s the kind of screenwriter that I want to be – engaging with those enthusiastic about his work, and explaining how the industry works without sounding patronising or over-complicating it. I do really appreciate everything he does. On Facebook, he announced that the screenplay for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is complete, posting an image of the title page:

  • Screenwriter’s Dispatch: James Gunn’s The Belco Experiment

    On his Facebook page, James Gunn announced his new project, The Belco Experiment. South America’s The Belco Company is sealed-off and the employees told to kill each other or be killed themselves, leading to an escalation of violence revealing truths about The Belco Company’s employees. Gunn said It’s a script I wrote a few years ago, for […]

  • What the Marvel/Sony deal could, does and should mean…

    What the Marvel/Sony deal could, does and should mean…

    Marvel Entertainment released a press statement today, confirming that, after a long series of negotiations with Sony Pictures Entertainment, who own Spider-Man’s live-action rights, the character was finally to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, alongside characters such as Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America and the Guardians of the Galaxy.

  • Guardians of the Galaxy — review

    Guardians of the Galaxy — review

    Marvel are one of the most interesting motion picture studios there are right now, because everything they release is an adaptation of their comic book lines. In adaptations, source material doesn’t matter. I’ve never read a Marvel comic book, so I’ve never known what to expect. I can also say that I’ve never felt alienated by that, […]