Latest News on World War Z

May 29, 2014

Steven Knight Writing World War Z Sequel Opens in new window

The Oscar nominee is at work on the screenplay, which will be directed by J.A. Bayona and star a returning Brad Pitt. More...

March 10, 2014

Sony Acquires Max Brooks' Harlem Hellcats Opens in new window

The "World War Z" writer's graphic novel will follow his earlier bestseller to the screen. More...

December 11, 2013

J.A. Bayona Directing World War Z Sequel Opens in new window

The "Orphanage" helmer is also overseeing script development -- or he will be, once the studio hires a screenwriter. More...

October 3, 2013

Marc Forster Not on Board for World War Z Sequel Opens in new window

No one's really surprised, are they? More...

September 16, 2013

RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: World War Z and The Bling Ring Opens in new window

This week on home video, we've got a pair notably different book adaptations (a biopic of Liberace and a zombie outbreak movie), Sofia Coppola's ripped-from-the-headlines crime drama, and a bunch of limited releases you may not have seen. Then, we've got a couple of scary movies ahead of Halloween (more surely to come in subsequent weeks), and two more choices from The Criterion Collection. Click through for the full list. More...

September 10, 2013

Digital Multiplex: World War Z, Carrie, and More Opens in new window

This week in streaming video, we've got an action-packed zombie flick, a silent film from Spain, and a timely documentary available as brand new releases. Then, Netflix has rolled out a few choice films, including a Brian DePalma horror classic, a blockbuster crowd-pleaser, a dark drama from Darren Aronofsky, and acclaimed films from P.T. Anderson and Francis Ford Coppola. Read on to find out what's available to watch right now. More...

September 9, 2013

Brad Pitt Talks World War Z 2 Opens in new window

"We have so many ideas." More...

August 12, 2013

World War Z Is Brad Pitt's Highest-Grossing Movie Opens in new window

Zombies mean money! More...

July 30, 2013

World War Z Heading to IMAX Opens in new window

It's getting a one-week run on the really big screen starting August 2. More...

June 28, 2013

Weekly Ketchup: World War Z and This Is the End Getting Sequels? Opens in new window

This Week's Ketchup includes sequel news for Taken 3, the fifth Terminator, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1; movies based on Captain Planet, Encyclopedia Brown, and Knight Rider; and new roles for Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx, and (maybe) Vin Diesel. More...

June 24, 2013

Paramount Planning World War Z Sequel Opens in new window

A solid opening weekend gross fixes everything. More...

June 21, 2013

Parental Guidance: Monsters University and Jack the Giant Slayer Opens in new window

Two new releases and one on DVD comprise our selections for potentially family-friendly movie watching, and Christy Lemire offers up her take on each for the benefit of those looking for something to watch with the kids. More...

June 21, 2013

Critics Consensus: Monsters University is Certified Fresh Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got collegiate creatures (Monsters University, with voice work from Billy Crystal and John Goodman), worldwide walking dead (World War Z, starring Brad Pitt and Mireille Enos), and some juvenile jewel thieves (The Bling Ring, starring Emma Watson and Leslie Mann). What do the critics have to say? More...

June 20, 2013

Brad Pitt Teases World War Z Sequel Opens in new window

The book still offers plenty of story that couldn't fit in the first film. More...

June 19, 2013

Has Brad Pitt Ever Made a Successful Blockbuster? Opens in new window

Moviefone looks at the grosses. More...

June 13, 2013

World War Z and the Art of Bumping Movies Opens in new window

Brad Pitt's troubled zombie epic may prove that having one's release date changed isn't the Hollywood stigma that it used to be. More...

April 30, 2013

Damon Lindelof Talks World War Z Rewrites Opens in new window

Including the inside story of one extremely awkward screening. More...

March 29, 2013

Brad Pitt Talks World War Z Opens in new window

Moviefone shares a list of 12 things he told them about the film. More...

August 15, 2012

Big-Budget Reshoots Are on the Rise Opens in new window

The Hollywood Reporter investigates the "troubling rash" of last-minute fixes currently being sought by studios. More...

July 30, 2012

Drew Goddard Talks World War Z, Cabin in the Woods, and More Opens in new window

He wouldn't mind doing a "Daredevil" movie. More...

July 12, 2012

Drew Goddard Rewriting World War Z Opens in new window

He's fleshing out Damon Lindelof's idea for the new ending. More...

June 8, 2012

Damon Lindelof Rewriting World War Z Opens in new window

The supposedly troubled production is also reportedly undergoing "massive reshoots." More...

January 4, 2012

Paramount Wants a World War Z Trilogy Opens in new window

The zombie war so nice, they'll film it thrice. More...

October 11, 2011

Hungarian SWAT Team Confiscates Weapons on the Set of World War Z Opens in new window

The production apparently shipped in dozens of fully functioning "pistols, rifles and machine guns," in violation of Hungarian law. More...

August 10, 2011

World War Z Will Differ from the Book Opens in new window

Paramount's press release provides a synopsis altogether different from Max Brooks' bestseller. More...

August 8, 2011

Bryan Cranston in Talks for World War Z Opens in new window

The "Breaking Bad" star is in line for a "small but flashy" role. More...

June 30, 2011

Matthew Fox and Ed Harris Won't Fight World War Z Opens in new window

They escape the war of the zombies before it's too late. More...

June 15, 2011

Matthew Fox and Ed Harris in Talks for World War Z Opens in new window

Shooting slated to begin this month. More...

March 22, 2011

Paramount Seeks Investors for World War Z Opens in new window

Brad Pitt might be one of the biggest stars in the world, but that isn't enough to keep Paramount on the hook for the estimated $125 million it'll cost to film "World War Z." More...

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