Todd McFarlane Thinks ‘Emotion’ is Key to Spawn Movie Success

<img src="https://https://static1.srcdn.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Spawn-Comic-Book-Cover.jpg" /><p><a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/spawn/"><em><strong>Spawn</strong></em></a> director Todd McFarlane feels emotion will play a big part in driving his movie reboot. McFarlane created the <em>Spawn</em> comic in the early 1990s, where it fast became a success thanks to its gorgeous artwork and macabre storylines. A <a href="https://screenrant.com/spawn-movie-worst-shocking-trivia/">movie version</a> arrived in 1997, but despite some decent action and a good lead performance by Michael Jai White, it was dragged down by a poor script and murky visuals.</p><p>While the movie was a modest hit, fans didn't exactly clamor for a sequel. McFarlane announced his intentions to reboot the series with a low budget, R-rated <em>Spawn</em> movie he would write and direct. The creator talked up the project for close to a decade yet it never seemed to get any closer to reality, until horror heavyweights Blumhouse (<em>The Purge</em>, <em>Get Out</em>) announced <a href="https://screenrant.com/spawn-reboot-todd-mcfarlane-write-direct-blumhouse/">they would produce the movie</a>. Jamie Foxx has also signed on to play the title role.</p> <strong>Click to continue reading <a href="https://screenrant.com/spawn-movie-reboot-tone-emotion/">Todd McFarlane Thinks ‘Emotion’ is Key to Spawn Movie Success</a></strong><br /><br /> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://screenrant.com/spawn-movie-reboot-tone-emotion/">Todd McFarlane Thinks ‘Emotion’ is Key to Spawn Movie Success</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://screenrant.com/">ScreenRant</a>