Disney’s acquisition of Fox has sparked a slew of thrilling concepts for the Russo Brothers, together with bringing Doctor Doom and Kraven into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Mouse House first expressed curiosity in shopping for Fox again in 2017, and formally closed the deal in March of this year. Now, Disney has entry to quite a lot of Fox and 21st Century Fox properties, however none extra essential than the X-Men and Fantastic Four franchises.
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The Russo Brothers have been a studio and fan favourite of Marvel Studios for years. They beforehand directed Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, and final 12 months’s epic Avengers: Infinity War for the huge studio, and present no indicators of slowing down. Though the duo hasn’t formally introduced any extra upcoming initiatives, a Secret Wars film has been in talks with Avengers: Endgame writers Stephen McFeely and Christoper Markus, who would love for the brothers to direct the film.
Joe and Anthony Russo’s enthusiasm for Disney’s acquisition of Fox’s superhero properties might bode properly for each the X-Men and Fantastic Four franchises. Reboots have turn into an exhaustive behavior with main Hollywood studios, however this can be a uncommon alternative for a clear slate that’ll redeem each franchises and produce them into the Cinematic Universe that they belong to. A shift this large does spark a variety of debate as to how precisely they will be remade, although. This dialog has been particularly prevalent with Fox’s upcoming X-Men launch, Dark Phoenix. The movie is being launched at a less-than-opportune time, with the way forward for the franchise being caught in cinematic limbo. Perhaps Disney will choose up the place Fox left off with the franchises. If not, then here is hoping Dark Phoenix goes down in a fiery blaze of glory.
Source: Syfy Wire