Over thirty years for the reason that authentic took flight, Disney’s The Rocketeer is getting one other shot at discovering success. Deadline reveals that a brand new movie titled The Return of the Rocketeer is within the works that can stream on Disney+ relatively than getting a theatrical launch.
The movie is ready to be produced by the husband and spouse duo of David and Jessica Oyelowo beneath their Yoruba Saxon banner with David doubtlessly starring within the movie as effectively. The script for The Return of the Rocketeer is being written by Ed Ricourt and is alleged to deal with “a retired Tuskegee airman who takes up the mantle of the Rocketeer.” That is the primary movie beneath Yoruba Saxon’s first-look cope with Disney.
The unique movie was launched in 1991 and has a cult following regardless of not discovering enormous success on the field workplace. The Rocketeer was directed by Joe Johnston and was an adaptation of the graphic novel of the identical title. It sees a pilot that turns into a superhero after discovering a prototype jetpack.
This comes after David Oyelowo made his directorial debut with The Water Man, a movie he bought concerned with since he wished to make household movies with themes that resonated.
“It was the truth that I had liked movies of this nature rising up and discover myself scratching my head as to why we weren’t making them anymore. Why had been there no extra E.T.s and The Goonies, Stand By Me, Gremlins, Willow, and The Neverending Story?” Oyelowo instructed ComingSoon. “You recognize, the reality is we do have them, however they’re solely being made by Pixar. You recognize, I’d say Up and The Incredibles and now Soul, , there are some which have just a little little bit of that tone whereby you have got each magic and which means, actuality and fantasy. You may have heavier themes, however they’ll one way or the other be palatable to younger children after which relatable to grownups as effectively. However we simply weren’t making them in a means that I kind of had sufficient of them to indicate my children and never have to return to the 80s to sort of present my children these varieties of flicks.”
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