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A Year After the Toxic Train Derailment, Is East Palestine Safe?

This story was originally published by Grist. Sign up for Grist’s weekly newsletter here.Bees Are Fish Now, I Guess?If there hadn’t been construction planned for the bridge that crosses over Leslie Run, one of the creeks that runs through the middle of East Palestine, Ohio, Rick Tsai and Randy DeHaven might not have noticed the worst contamination they’d seen in the creek in weeks.A backhoe had hoisted a chunk of earth from the bank of the creek, leaving a pool about eight feet across and deep enough to come up to the…

James Gunn Has Already Told Fans How Zack Snyder Continues To Shape DC Movies Ahead of ‘Superman: Legacy’

The DCEU is dead. As dead as Krypton. December’s Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom was officially the last DC movie to release before the revamped DCU launches in summer 2025 with Superman: Legacy, which will officially draw a line in the sand and restart a brand new continuity for all DC films and shows going forward. In other words, the days of the Snyderverse are long gone. And yet, that’s not to say that Zack Snyder‘s influence doesn’t live on in some form. As everyone knows, the new chief of DC is James Gunn, who may…

Rebel Moon: despite the stream of terrible reviews Zack Snyder seems unstoppable | Film

What does it mean that Zack Snyder’s Rebel Moon was this week sitting pretty at the top of the Netflix Top 10, other than that viewers of the app will watch pretty much anything? This is after all, the streaming service that gave Adam Sandler, the actor-producer behind such totems of modern cinema as Jack and Jill, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry and Grown Ups 2 a multiple movie contract as far back as 2014. One of the films that sprang fully formed from that deal like a putrid zombie hydra head was 2015’s execrable…

Director Zack Snyder says it would be cool to see a "20-year-old James Bond

Zack Snyder, the director of DC Studios` `Justice League` and Netflix`s new `Rebel Moon -- Part One: A Child of Fire`, has expressed interest in giving the British superspy a time-travelling makeover as the 60-year-old serial reinvents itself, reported the New York Post. "It`d be cool to see, like, 20-year-old James Bond," Snyder told the Atlantic. "The humble roots that he comes from. Whatever trauma of youth that makes you be able to be James Bond. There has to be something there." Snyder is not slated to direct the…

Zack Snyder Discusses the Vast Universe of His Netflix Sci-Fi Epic, Rebel Moon

Zack Snyder knows what he’s doing. Whether it’s using his considerable popularity to his artistic benefit, or focusing on every single piece of minutia in a movie, the filmmaker is completely aware. So, of course, when it comes to his latest film, Rebel Moon, he more than anyone knows when he’s referencing the sci-fi that came before it. He also knows that most people who see the film will see it on Netflix. That people expect this movie to connect to others. All of it is circling in his head. Snyder spoke to io9 over…

Zack Snyder Has An Idea For A James Bond Movie, And I’m Kinda Into It

One of the most hotly anticipated titles that’s new on Netflix has to be the recently released first installment of co-writer/director Zack Snyder’s Rebel Moon series. A movie that seems to be more hyped by the fans than the critics, the promotional hoopla surrounding the title has somehow led to Snyder’s take on what he’d like to do with the universe of James Bond movies. After having read his pitch myself, and even as the person who wrote the not-so enthusiastic Rebel Moon: Part 1 - A Child of Fire review for this very…

Christopher Nolan Has High Praise for Zack Snyder

Director Zack Snyder is famous not just for his films, but also for his passionate fanbase. And while most of Snyder’s fans vocalize that on social media, one of the biggest did so via traditonal media. His name is Christopher Nolan.Will We See More of Uhura's Relationship with Spock? | io9 InterviewThat Nolan is a fan of Snyder’s isn’t really a surprise. It was Nolan who, as he was finishing his Dark Knight Trilogy, played a role in hiring Snyder to make Man of Steel. Nolan is even a producer on the film. Snyder…

Christopher Nolan hails Zack Snyder, his influence on superhero sci-fi films | Hollywood

Zack Snyder is currently basking in the success of his show Rebel Moon: Part One – A Child of Fire, which released on Netflix. Now, he has got support in the form of filmmaker Christopher Nolan, who had served as a producer on Snyder’s Man of Steel (2013). In a profile with the Atlantic, Nolan said that in recent times he is yet to see a 'superhero science-fiction film' which has not been influenced by Zack Snyder. (Also read: Christopher Nolan addresses criticism that Oppenheimer didn't show devastation the bomb caused…

Rebel Moon fans issue same complaint to Netflix about treatment of new Zack Snyder movie

Get our free weekly email for all the latest cinematic news from our film critic Clarisse LoughreyGet our The Life Cinematic email for freeNetflix subscribers are making similar complaints about new film Rebel Moon, which is currently the streaming service’s most-watched title.The new fantasy film is the latest release from writer-director Zack Snyder (300, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice), and it has shunted Aardman sequel Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget and thriller Leave the World Behind down the charts. Snyder’s…

Rebel Moon viewers make same Netflix complaint about new Zack Snyder movie

Get our free weekly email for all the latest cinematic news from our film critic Clarisse LoughreyGet our The Life Cinematic email for freeNetflix subscribers are making similar complaints about new film Rebel Moon, which is currently the streaming service’s most-watched title.The new fantasy film is the latest release from writer-director Zack Snyder (300, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice), and it has shunted Aardman sequel Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget and thriller Leave the World Behind down the charts. Snyder’s…