Your bladder will be relieved to learn Avengers: Infinity War has only 1 post-credits scene

As befits a movie featuring 60 or more characters—including several of whom have their own franchises—Avengers: Infinity War has the longest runtime of any Marvel Cinematic Universe movie to date, clocking in at 156 minutes. That sounds like just enough time to find the last Infinity Stone, show us how the Asgardian…

Russo brothers teaming up with the directors of Swiss Army Man for sci-fi project

According to Deadline, Joe and Anthony Russo (a.k.a. The Russos) are going to be working with Swiss Army Man directors Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan (a.k.a. The Daniels) on their next movie. We don’t know any specifics about the project, but it’s going to be a sci-fi story that will somehow be “as original as Swiss…

Workaholic Russo Brothers produce yet another superhero movie, this one in China

Most of us would probably spend the week after opening one of the year’s biggest superhero movies by taking a break—maybe catch up on our reading for a bit, or chill out with an episode of Community. Not so Joe and Anthony Russo, whose Captain America: Civil War just kicked off the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase 3…

The Russo brothers screen Captain America: Civil War for “Chris Evans”

These are boom times for directors Anthony and Joe Russo. The Cleveland-born siblings have already helmed one massively successful Captain America film, 2014’s The Winter Soldier, and they have another one, Civil War, scheduled to open on May 6. Plus, they have two Avengers films—both halves of the Infinity War …

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Workaholics guys to team up with the Russo brothers for graphic novel adaptation

As reported by Deadline, Workaholics director Kyle Newacheck has signed on to direct an adaptation of Kyle Starks’ graphic novel Sexcastle for Fox. Despite the name, Sexcastle isn’t really about a sex castle, it’s about a guy named Sexcastle who used to be an assassin but has since retired to a small town. Eventually,…

James Frey is making a sci-fi movie with the Russo brothers that is hopefully not a scam

Apparently, it’s pretty hard to get totally blacklisted in Hollywood these days. At least that seems to be the lesson we can take away from the saga of James Frey. Not only did he write A Million Little Pieces—the supposed memoir that was mostly made up—but he also co-wrote I Am Number Four—the movie adaptation of…

NBC developing comedy from Community and Winter Soldier directors Joe and Anthony Russo

Here’s an instance where selectively citing someone’s prior work can severely impact how exciting a new project sounds: NBC has just picked up a buddy comedy pilot from writer Aseem Batra and producers/directors Joe and Anthony Russo. But who are these people? Well, The Hollywood Reporter, in its writeup, chooses to…