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Disney didn't even wait until Friday for the bad news. {nm}

Posted by: Antibody on Jun 20, 16:43 in response to slipping jimmy's post "it’s become clear that we had different...

THR: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are no longer directing Han Solo: A Star Wars Story [SWAR2]   Oleg_Max on Jun 20, 16:35

in the middle of production?! Oh-oh. {nm}   Antibody on Jun 20, 16:37

Star Wars press release   Antibody on Jun 20, 16:39

"it’s become clear that we had different creative visions on this film" maybe they didn't want to do the kind of Disney fanboy service that   slipping jimmy on Jun 20, 16:42

Disney didn't even wait until Friday for the bad news. {nm}   Antibody on Jun 20, 16:43

Probably someone already contacted them about rumors and "forced" their hand. {nm}   notfabio on Jun 20, 16:44

L&M would seem likely to go more comedic, maybe they weren't bringing enough dramatic/action   islander on Jun 20, 16:49

One would think something like that would be brought up *before* production, not this far in... {nm}   -JPV- on Jun 20, 16:52

right?...how hard is it to peek at their filmography beforehand? {nm}   tealfan on Jun 20, 19:06

No kidding. I know there's a lot of trust with Disney and Star Wars, they're lucky Rogue One was well liked but...   -JPV- on Jun 20, 20:01

Rogue One reshoots were partly to shift it to be more in line with Saga films so that's probably not far off the mark   notfabio on Jun 20, 17:02

THR's McClintock: A source tells me there are three weeks left to go... must've been a real war for the directors to leave...   Antibody on Jun 20, 17:14

like, there was a locked script when they started {nm}   slipping jimmy on Jun 20, 17:15

Maybe they wanted Han to shoot first and set a precedent, seriously. {nm}   Antibody on Jun 20, 17:23

Patty Jenkins! {nm}   slipping jimmy on Jun 20, 16:38

Lawrence Kasdan or Tony Gilroy would be my guess as fixers. {nm}   notfabio on Jun 20, 16:48

So... does Warner come calling for The Flash (again)? Seems like their style, and the tonal shift for DC, would work for the character. {nm}   -JPV- on Jun 20, 16:57

whoa. {nm}   CSBD on Jun 20, 17:29

Ron Howard? {nm}   Gentry on Jun 20, 19:27

Faverau!!!! {nm}   Pete R. Pan on Jun 21, 08:18

Favreau (sorry for the misspelling Jon) {nm}   Pete R. Pan on Jun 21, 08:21

So many numbskulls are blaming comedy and not understanding that the problem was not comedy but improv, which can be dramatic improv as well {nm}   FranklynStreet on Jun 21, 08:23





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