News Bits: Neon, Doom, D23, Money

The Neon Demon
New photos are out from “Drive” director Nicolas Winding Refn’s “The Neon Demon” which is expected to make its debut at Cannes this year. Elle Fanning, Karl Glusman, Bella Heathcote, Abbey Lee, Desmond Harrington, Christina Hendricks, and Keanu Reeves star in the horror story of an aspiring model who soon becomes the target of others in the ruthless industry who want what she has. [Source: The Playlist]

A new gameplay video is out for “DOOM,” the upcoming reboot of the iconic video game franchise which id Software and Bethesda Softworks is set to release on PS4, Xbox One and PC on May 13th. The new video shows off new brutal demon transformations, power weapons and even power-ups available in the game which includes chainsaw, gauss cannon, BFG and the ability to play as four different kinds of demons.

D23: The Official Disney Fan Club announced today that D23 Expo 2017 is set to take place at the Anaheim Convention Center the weekend of July 14th-16th. Each of Disney’s worlds will unite under one roof to celebrate what’s new and what’s on the horizon from theme parks, television, music, gaming, and films, including Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel. [Source: D23 Fan Club]

Money Monster
Sony Pictures has released the new poster for Jodie Foster’s real-time thriller “Money Monster” starring George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O’Connell, Dominic West, Caitriona Balfe and Giancarlo Esposito.

Clooney plays a financial TV host and Roberts his producer who are held hostage on-air by an an irate investor who lost everything (O’Connell). The pair must work furiously against the clock to unravel the mystery behind a conspiracy at the heart of today’s global markets. The film opens May 13th.