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    “We Love That World”: ‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ Director Confirms Tom Cruise Is Interested In A Sequel Even After 10 Years

    Starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt, ‘Edge Of Tomorrow’ hit the 10th anniversary milestone recently. The 2014 movie has been an all-time favorite for many across the globe. Fans have been desperate for a sequel and finally, there’s some update about it.

    Marking the special occasion for the film’s legacy, director Doung Liman admitted “We love that world” when asked about a sequel. With this in mind, let us explore what the future holds.

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    Tom Cruise Still Talks To ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Director About Making A Sequel

    Tom Cruise
    Tom Cruise

    As fans are always eager about a sequel, it’s not often that we find the same for directors and actors as well. But in this case, it seems like the fans are in luck!

    While speaking to Empire ahead of the release of his latest film The Instigators, Liman confirmed that the ‘Edge Of Tomorrow‘ sequel isn’t dead yet. “No, we keep talking about it,” he said while referring to himself and his leading star Tom Cruise, adding, “We love that world.”

    The director continued, “Tom and I just actually rewatched it about two months ago, because I hadn’t seen it in 10 years. I was like, ‘Wow, that is a really good movie.’”

    The 2014 movie, which stars Cruise as a soldier reliving the same day over and over and trying to stop an extraterrestrial invasion from eradicating humanity, was based on the novel ‘All You Need Is Kill’ by Hiroshi Sakurazaka. Earning $370 million at the box office globally, the film showed itself to be a timeless watch for action movie enthusiasts.

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    Will Emily Blunt Return If The Sequel Happens?

    Emily Blunt
    Emily Blunt

    In 2019, Warner Bros. Announced that they were officially developing an ‘Edge of Tomorrow 2,’ but no more updates have surfaced since. However, recently it was revealed that Tom Cruise signed a deal with Warner Bros. to develop movies, which has led many fans to wonder if that will include a sequel.

    The female lead of ‘Edge Of Tomorrow’, Emily Blunt appeared on the ‘Awards Circuit‘ podcast last December and revealed that she is also in touch with the director and continues to discuss it with him.

    While speaking on the matter, she said, “Doug and I talk all the time about it. I know Tom wants to do it, hopefully, at some point. But it’s timing, but it’s also been 10 years since we made it…There was an amazing script in the works, but I think it would only have worked if we shot it eight years ago. I’m not saying we’re that ancient, but you have to factor in it’s been 10 years.”

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    Rishita Roy Chowdhuryhttps://firstcuriosity.com
    Rishita Roy Chowdhury is the Chief Editor at First Curiosity. She has always been fascinated with the power of words and the need to follow goings on of the world. She likes to spend most of her time contemplating her existence, and escaping reality by reading, writing, and watching movies and shows. So, she made a career out of it in 2017 when she joined ScoopWhoop and extensively wrote about pop culture. To gain more experience of hardcore news, she moved on to the print arena with The Sunday Guardian newspaper where she interviewed celebrities, musicians, sportsmen, authors, chefs, and more. Her love of all things art and culture also led her to review books, movies, series, and restaurants. She tested and expanded her skills by dabbling in the digital space with India Today’s entertainment team. There, she wrote thousands of articles on the world of glitz and glamour. Now, at First Curiosity, she constantly searches and writes stories that resonate with readers and spark their interest. She also manages a team of dedicated writers who share her vision to remain sane in a crazy world with doses of entertainment.
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