Gear up for another masterpiece of David Fincher. This pandemic has destroyed almost the whole movie season of this year. However, if things go as planned, we will have Mank to satisfy somewhat the unquenchable thirst for the content of this generation. All of us saw the capability of Fincher in 2014 when Gone Girl was released. However, since then, Fincher was more focused on television projects. Now he has entered back into the realm of movies with a script written by his father, Jake Fincher. Boy o boy, you can expect that David will be giving this movie all that he has got as he has emotional values attached to it. His dad wrote this script in 2003 before his death. David Fincher is describing it as his passion project! So, when will the movie release? Where can you watch it? Who is part of the cast? What is it about? Get your answers below!
Mank Release Date : When will it be out?
Forst things first! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the movie will release on the streaming giant Netflix. We gathered some information; it is giving us a hint that the film will release in October 2020. In an interview in June 2020, Eric Roth stated that they are looking for a release in October. However, it is not official yet. Fortunately, the filming was complete before the pandemic hit, but the post-production was still in the process, so we can assume that it could be delayed. We are just gonna have to wait for a little to find out if the COVID-19 halted the film’s progress.
Mank Plot : What is it about?
The name is giving us a lot about the movie. It is a biography on the groundbreaking screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz. The film will spotlight the journey of making the Citizen Kane, an iconic Oscar winner 1941 film! You will not disagree with us when we say that it is one of the best movies ever made. Herman Mankiewicz gave us many exciting films like It’s a Wonderful World, Avalanche, Pride of the Yankees. Still, Citizen Kane was something else, and there was also a controversy regarding the movie’s credits. The movie will highlight the conflict between Orson Welles and Herman Mankiewicz. Mankiewicz said that Welles wanted to get all the film’s recognition, and he also offered him an amount of ten thousand dollars trying to buy him off. We are expecting that the movie will also show this incident. Herman Mankiewicz refused the offer, and the authorities gave the credit of film to both of them; what’s funny is that Mankiewicz’s name was at the top! We also know that the movie will be black and white, giving it a look and feel like the time of 30s. We safely say that the film can be a nomination in the Oscar. The eligibility criteria of nominations in Oscar have changed recently, and the Streaming only movies will also be eligible for Oscar this year.
Mank Cast : Who is in it?
Fincher has got his skills, a great script to make the movie successful. Now all that is left is good actors, and judging by the cast, it is good enough guys! Gary Oldman will play the protagonist of the movie alongside Tom Burke playing Orson Welles. The film will also have some other big names, Amanda Seyfried will play Marion Davies, and Tom Pelphrey is Mankiewicz’s brother. Lily Collins will be seen as Rita Alexander, and some other actors are Jamie McShane, Toby Leonard Moore, Elvy, and Charles Dance, etc.
Mank Trailer :
Filming began in November 2019 and was officially complete in February 2020, but we still don’t have any trailer yet. It is a matter of time, and we can be getting a trailer any day now. Until we update you, you can give a watch to the Gone Girl to see the work of David Fincher.