By the power of Grayskull, David S. Goyer has dropped out of Masters Of The Universe

According to Variety, director David S. Goyer has rejected the power of Castle Grayskull and dropped out of Sony’s Masters Of The Universe movie because of “other commitments.” Goyer was first attached to the movie in November of last year after he turned in a draft of the script that Sony was apparently very happy…

Sony listlessly prods David S. Goyer in the direction of its He-Man reboot

The rebooted Masters Of The Universe movie continues to be a thing that Sony thinks audiences will want to see, even as we wrack our brains trying to figure out which demographic—40-year-old toy collectors? Frank Langella fans hoping for a cameo? People who are way too into that “HEYYEYAAEYAAAEYAEYAA” YouTube video…

Read this: How Masters Of The Universe went from hit toy to flop film

“Well, it’s not a toy! It’s a fucking movie now!” Those words from director Gary Goddard nicely sum up the experience of turning Masters Of The Universe from a successful Mattel toy line and popular cartoon series into a full-length, live-action 1987 motion picture that lasted only three miserable weeks in theaters.…

Weeds’ Mary-Louise Parker might star in new Showtime series

Over its two seasons, Showtime’s Masters Of Sex has been doing what some people once thought impossible: bringing HBO-esque prestige to a cable network that isn’t HBO. Showtime isn’t stopping there, though, and it’s working on another biographical drama from Masters’ executive producers Sarah Timberman and Carl…

Kick-Ass 2’s director is rewriting the Masters Of The Universe movie

There are some dumb cartoons from the ’80s that don’t deserve a movie. Nobody is lining up to see Challenge Of The Gobots, M.A.S.K., or The Real Ghostbusters on the big screen, and for a while it seemed like—its 1987 Dolph Lundgren incarnation notwithstanding— He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe was destined to…