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Director Edgar Wright Exits Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Over Creative Differences

Director Edgar Wright Exits Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Over Creative Differences

Director Edgar Wright has exited the upcoming Marvel film Ant-Man due to creative differences, Deadline reports.

“Marvel and Edgar Wright jointly announced today that the studio and director have parted ways on ANT-MAN due to differences in their vision of the film. The decision to move on is amicable and does not impact the release date on July 17, 2015. A new director will be announced shortly.” a statement read from Marvel.

Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Michael Pena and Patrick Wilson are still attached to the film.

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  • jon m’shulla

    Wright may be an interesting directer but, the writing and casting was horrible. Who the hell died and made Michael Douglas ancient Antman?

    Plus the continuity is all screwed up. With Ultron being a Tony Stark creation instead of Hank Pym? Everyone is upset. His vision may be interesting, if Antman was a stand alone movie….BUT IT ISN’T!!!

    Hank Pym is Antman/Giantman. Janet Van Dyne is his girlfriend (later wife and ex-wife) and the Wasp. Hank made Ultron folks not Tony. Scott Lang is a kid right about now.

    (PS:X-Men Days of Future Past is the best X-Men ever….one scene after the credits.)

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