Lionsgate has secured an action-comedy film titled “The Spoils” that was pitched by director-producer, Malcolm D. Lee, Deadline reports. The film’s production will take place through Lee’s own company, Blackmaled Productions.
The plot is centralized around a group of immigrants who conduct a heist to recover their countries’ stolen artifacts from a London museum and rightfully return the prized possessions to their homelands. Lee will be the director as Roshan Sethi and Hayley Schore will be screenplay writers.
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The trailer for Disney’s new live-action film of Mulan was released this morning. In the trailer, Mulan rode into her town on her horse. When she got home, her mother announced that the matchmaker found her a possible spouse. Her father states that the decision has been made and that it is best for the family. Mulan responds, “Yes, I will bring honour to us all.”
The matchmaker monologues about the qualities of a lady, “quiet, composed, graceful and disciplined,” and we see Mulan being dressed for courtship throughout this speech. But it is juxtaposed with Mulan training for the army and fighting in battle still embodying these four traits.
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