David Fincher & Tim Miller’s Long-Delayed ‘The Goon’ Animated Film Is Headed Back Into Development At Fox

The Playlist | 5/16/2019 | Charles Barfield
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Believe it or not, we are approaching a full decade since David Fincher first tried to get an animated version of “The Goon” on the big screen. In fact, the news is so old, there are probably a healthy number of readers of this site that don’t even know what I’m talking about. But hey, no matter if you’re a fan of “The Goon” or just someone who clicked this story because you saw David Fincher, we have some pretty good news for you.

According to a recent post on the Kickstarter for “The Goon” (yes, they tried to crowdfund it at one time), the folks behind the campaign have announced that the long-awaited animated film, based on the comic book series from Eric Powell, is finally going into serious development over at Disney-owned Fox. For those not aware, “The Goon” is a supernatural/horror story focused on the titular character as he all sorts of baddies. The comic series is known for its stylized art and interesting setting.

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The Kickstarter raised more than $441,000 and according to the post, was instrumental in scoring this new lease on life. “With your generous contributions, we were able to finish a full storyboard animatic of...
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