The machine producing Netflix doesn’t stop and from his Twitter account the streaming company decided to announce more than 20 movies he plans to release this year. With the productions, actors and directors he named, among which stand out David Fincher, Spike Lee and Ron Howard, It was clear that he will have a vast amount of original material on his platform. “This is just the beginning of everything that comes by 2020,” they joked.
The filmmaker David Fincher will get behind the scenes of Mank, a movie that will revolve around how the acclaimed was written Citizen Kane. It will star in Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Dance and Lily Collins.
Give 5 Bloods it will be the film of Spike Lee, who will tell the story of four African-American veterans who return to Vietnam to look for the body of the squad leader and a hidden treasure. Among the protagonists of this project are Chadwick Bosseman, Paul Walter Hauser, Norm Lewis and Delroy Lindo.
MANK: From director David Fincher, the story centers around the writing of CITIZEN KANE. Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Dance, and Lily Collins star.
– Netflix Film (@NetflixFilm) January 3, 2020
For its part, the director Dee rees will adapt Joan Didion’s book The Last Thing He Wanted. A veteran journalist, embodied by Anne Hathaway, leaves his job to take care of his father after the death of his mother.
It is also found Rebbeca, from filmmaker Ben Wheatley about the book by Daphne Du Maurier that Alfred Hitchkock had already adapted in 1940. Lily James and Armie Hammer head this cast.
Another of the movies that Netflix will bring to the screen is The Old Guard, Based on the comic by Greg Rucka and Argentine Leandro Fernandez, who will direct Gina Prince-Bythewood and star Charlize Theron and KiKi Layne.
Between the comedies that will premiere this year is Eurovision, In which two characters played by Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams they must prove what they are worth representing the United States in the biggest music contest in Europe. To this is added what they had previously announced as the aftermath of To all the Boys I’ve Loved Before (which will be released on February 12) and The Kissing Booth
The musicals they will also have prominence on Netflix this year thanks to productions such as The Boys In The Band, which comes from the hand of Ryan Murphy and that is an adaptation of Joe Mantello on the Broadway musical. This film is about four friends who come together for the birthday of one of them, but the whole situation changes when the roommate of the party appears without announcing himself at the party. They act Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto and Matt Bomer.
Also among the company’s ads are Crip Camp, a documentary film produced by Barack and Michelle Obama; Half of it, Alice Wu’s first movie since 2004 and I’m thinking of ending things, A thriller by Charlie Kauffman with Toni Colette and Jesse Plemons.