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  1. A Few Thor: Ragnarok Updates, Straight From Its DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Wired

    By now, we're used to folks leaping out of the indie-movie world to take the reins on massive franchises. Colin Trevorrow went from Safety Not Guaranteed to Jurassic World ; Gareth Edwards made Monsters and went on to Godzilla and this year's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story .

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  2. New Photos of the Characters Seen in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Firstshowing.net

    ... to steal plans to the dreaded Death Star. It's being directed by English filmmaker Gareth Edwards , of the movies Monsters and Godzilla previously. The screenplay is credited to Chris Weitz ( About a Boy, The Golden Compass, Cinderella ) based on a ...

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  3. UK Readers: Win the Action-Packed British Sci-Fi Kill Command on DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | DreadCentrol.com

    To celebrate the release of the action-packed British sci-fi Kill Command - available on UK DVD & VOD 27th June - we have teamed up with Vertigo Releasing to give away a copy on DVD. A dazzling mix of Predator , Robocop and District 9 , but with a distinctly British flavour, this is a sci-fi thriller not to be missed! Like Gareth Edwards' Monsters before it, Kill Command is a low budget sci-fi that defies its budget - visual effects supremo turned director Steven Gomez has fashioned a slick, exciting and expertly designed action film that is the match of any multi-million pound Hollywood blockbuster.

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  4. 'Godless': Whitney Able & Samantha Soule Join Netflix Limited SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Deadline

    Whitney Able ( Monsters ) and Samantha Soule have joined the cast of Netflix limited period drama series Godless from Steven Soderbergh and Scott Frank. Written, directed and executive produced by Frank, Godless is a Western set in an 1800s New ...

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  5. 'Rogue One': No, Christopher McQuarrie Is Not Taking Over the ReshootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Collider

    ... Who does that even serve? Let him make his movie in peace." Edwards more than proved his talent as a filmmaker with Monsters and Godzilla , and with the latter showed that he can handle a massive blockbuster property. So I have trouble believing ...

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  6. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story set for re-shootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | IndieLondon

    ... mood, bring some levity into the story and restore a sense of fun to the adventure'. Director Edwards, known for Monsters and Godzilla , will now head back into shooting this summer in order to meet the film's December release date. The film, one of ...

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  7. Report: Disney Not Happy With Early Cut of 'Rogue One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... turn out fantastic. Without seeing anything about Rogue One besides the trailer , my concern, based on Godzilla and Monsters , is that while Edwards is an exceptionally gifted filmmaker of special effects and large-scale action, he's not a great ...

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  8. Artwork from 'Rogue One' Revealed + A New 'Star Wars Show' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Firstshowing.net

    ... to steal plans to the dreaded Death Star. It's being directed by English filmmaker Gareth Edwards , of the movies Monsters and Godzilla previously. The screenplay is credited to Chris Weitz ( About a Boy, The Golden Compass, Cinderella ) based on a ...

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  9. Make a Date in the DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... VOD June 7th. The cast includes Michael Eklund ("Bates Motel"), Brendan Sexton ( Boys Don't Cry ), Whitney Able ( Monsters ), and Alexandra Breckenridge ("American Horror Story"). Synopsis: Set in NYC during the blackout of 2003, Kate, a struggling ...

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  10. Star Wars Millennium Falcon set captured in drone footageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Surrey Advertiser

    ... this Christmas . Directed by Farnham University for the Creative Arts graduate and the man behind Godzilla and Monsters , Gareth Edwards, the new tale takes place between Episode III and Episode IV, and is part of Disney's drive to release a new ...

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  11. The Rogue One director has left Godzilla 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Digital Trends

    The king of the monsters will need to find a new filmmaker to helm his next adventure, as Rogue One: A Star Wars Story director Gareth Edwards has reportedly exited the sequel to 2014's Godzilla reboot. Currently scheduled to hit theaters in 2019, the sequel to Godzilla is expected to pave the way for giant monster mash-up movie Godzilla vs. Kong in 2020, and Edwards' decision to leave the project is rumored to have been an amicable split between the filmmaker and studios Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros.

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  12. Movie News: Jennifer Lawrence Rumored for 'Ocean's Eleven' Reboot;...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Movies.com

    ... in favor of pursuing his own, "smaller in scale" projects. The filmmaker first gained notice with the low-budget Monsters . The release date for the Godzilla sequel was recently delayed to March 22, 2019. [ Deadline ] Fantastic Four 2 : Simon ...

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  13. Godzilla Returns to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | New Yorker

    ... disinterested Raymond Burr didn't help.) Even hobbled in this way, or perhaps because of it, "Godzilla, King of the Monsters!" was a hit among American audiences hungry for atomic scare fare. Japan had found an unlikely international superstar in ...

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  14. 'Godzilla 2' Loses Director Gareth EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | /film

    ... wanted to take a break to pursue other, smaller projects. Which, fair enough. Edwards went from the low-budget Monsters to the massive Godzilla and then to the even more gigantic Rogue One: A Star Wars Story . It's hard to blame the guy for not ...

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  15. Star Wars Millennium Falcon in Surrey for Episode VIII filmingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Surrey Advertiser

    ... this Christmas . Directed by Farnham University for the Creative Arts graduate and the man behind Godzilla and Monsters , Gareth Edwards, the new tale takes place between Episode III and Episode IV, and is part of Disney's drive to release a new ...

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  16. What the new Rogue One trailer tells usRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... does the trailer tell us about the movie, which is set for release in December and directed by Gareth Edwards ( Monsters , Godzilla )? Well, here are six things we managed to glean from it: Don't bother looking for new characters like Finn, Rey and ...

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  17. Gareth Edwards Might Still Make "Forever"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    Breaking through with "Monsters" which led to the "Godzilla" reboot and this year's "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," filmmaker Gareth Edwards appears to be getting back around to another project he's had in the works and had hoped to make it as his "Monsters" follow-up. Speaking with Slashfilm , Edwards' co-partner on the film is "Wanted" director Timur Bekmambetov says he's hopeful Edwards' earlier project - once titled "Forever" - will get made: "It was the next project he wanted to make.

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    Mar 11, 2016 | This Is Grimsby

    ... college. The college Danny is attending can count Gareth Edwards among its alumni, who went on to direct Godzilla, Monsters and is at the helm of one of 2016's most anticipated films - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. And Danny certainly wouldn't mind ...

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  19. Five stars whose careers emerged at SXSWRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Daily Texan

    ... the spotlight elsewhere. Here are five filmmakers whose careers emerged at SXSW. Gareth Edwards' debut film, "Monsters," premiered at SXSW in 2010. Mere hours later, the rights to the micro-budget movie were bought by Magnolia Pictures. Having ...

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  20. Screen Media Acquires Joe Dante-Produced Thriller DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... for ya today. The cast includes Michael Eklund ("Bates Motel"), Brendan Sexton ( Boys Don't Cry ), Whitney Able ( Monsters ), and Alexandra Breckenridge ("American Horror Story"). Synopsis: Set in NYC during the blackout of 2003, Kate, a struggling ...

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