“Now that MGM has lost the rights to the grave robber franchise (and star Alicia Vikander), fans have a lot of questions about Lara Croft’s future. Will another studio pick up the rights? Who would play Lara Croft next? And above all, is it possible to make a grave robber a movie that, you know, doesn’t suck? Last night in Soho director Edgar Wright has weighed in on the subject with his own fancasts, suggesting that Aubrey Plaza (Parks and recreation, Ingrid goes west) plays the intrepid archaeologist. Wright, who worked with Plaza on Scott Pilgrim vs the worldwas inspired after seeing Plaza on the cover of Film Makers Magazinewhere she bears a striking resemblance to Croft.
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The first four episodes of She-Hulk: Lawyer dropped, and the majority of critics seem charmed by the latest MCU series.
“As reviewers and critics have taken a look at the first four episodes of Marvl’s She-Hulk: Lawyer, reactions poured in via social media. Overall, positive! There’s plenty of praise for the lead, Tatiana Maslany, and the sitcom’s storytelling beats. Some think this episode of Marvel is a little empty of what makes the MCU expansive, but those reactions are in the minority. (A few have commented on the visual effects but… we’ve already covered that, right?) Read below for some initial thoughts on the series! ‘”
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