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Robert Rodriguez in Talks to Direct Cameron’s Live-Action Battle Angel Alita Film

posted on 2015-10-14 16:55 EDT
Director’s earlier projects include Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Sin City, Spy Kids


Oh dear (insert diety name here), I hope not. Well, just end up with some pretentious, hackney, grindhouse shlock.


Collider Site: Live-Action Battle Angel Alita Film Casts Rosa Salazar

posted on 2016-05-26 23:15 EDT
Maze Runner sequel actress competed for lead role with Maika Monroe, Zendaya


Robert Rodriguez directing? So I should expect some schlocky, grindhouse, guest starring fan-pic?
He’ll pocket most of the budget (for his grindhouse movies), and pay himself the rest while filing most of the positions on set: director, writer, composer, food roach, etc.


Ed Skrein Set as Alita: Battle Angel Villain

SEPTEMBER 21, 2016


The Hollywood Reporter: Live-Action Battle Angel Alita Film Tests 3 Actresses for Lead Role

posted on 2016-04-26 21:00 EDT
Zendaya, Maika Monroe, Rosa Salazar in the running

Alita: Battle Angel Film Coming to IMAX

September 27, 2016

Fox Schedules Live-Action Battle Angel Alita Film for July 20, 2018

posted on 2016-05-29 01:30 EDT

Christophe Waltz In Talks To Mentor Alita: Battle Angel

August 24, 2016

Alita: Battle Angel Casts Watchmen’s Jackie Earl Haley

September 14, 2016

Live-Action Alita: Battle Angel Film to Get IMAX Release

posted on 2016-09-27 18:20 EDT

James Cameron’s Alita: Battle Angel Film Casts Nashville’s Keean Johnson

posted on 2016-10-03 01:45 EDT
THR: Johnson plays “love interest” Hugo, who teaches Alita a gladiator-style game

Alita: Battle Angel Circling Luke Cage’s Mahershala Ali

October 3, 2016


Still to be directed by Rodriquez, I see.

well then, I’ll keep the expectations low…and maybe be surprised.



Alita: Battle Angel Adds Dusk Till Dawn Star

October 6, 2016


oh…dear lord/lordess…:no_mouth:

is it really such a good idea for Mr. R to spearhead a 200 mil budget film?
I just see him pocketing most of it, maybe to prop up his fledgling network, and all we’ll get is another Machete looking product.


Alita: Battle Angel Adds Spiderman: Homecoming Actor

October 8, 2016


Alita: Battle Angel Adds X-Men: Apocalypse’s Jubilee

October 11, 2016


Leonard Wu Joins Alita: Battle Angel

OCTOBER 18, 2016


Dig Out Your Goth Gear, Alita: Battle Angel Opens Casting Call in Austin, Texas

posted on 2016-11-08 13:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge


Alita: Battle Angel Film Casts Machete Kills Actor Marko Zaror

posted on 2016-12-05 21:00 EST
Machete Kills sequel film’s Zaror plays Ajakutty


Jennifer Connelly Joins Cast of Alita: Battle Angel

FEBRUARY 7, 2017


Alita: Battle Angel Casts Michelle Rodriguez as Gelda

February 22, 2017


Oscar Winner Mahershala Ali Has 2 Roles in Alita: Battle Angel

posted on 2017-02-27 10:05 EST
Moonlight star previously reported to play villain Vector


Alita: Battle Angel Arrives With First Trailer

December 8, 2017

Live-Action “Alita: Battle Angel” Finally Shows Its Hand

December 08, 2017 9:47am CST
Bet you thought this day would never come

Live-Action Alita: Battle Angel Film’s 1st Trailer Streamed

posted on 2017-12-08 14:53 EST
Film opens July 20, 2018


“Alita: Battle Angel” Director Explains What’s Going on with Those Big Eyes

December 13, 2017 3:56pm CST
"It was always [James Cameron’s] intention to create a photo-realistic version of the manga eyes that we’re so accustomed to seeing"