The project currently just titled Fantastic Four will be the third attempt to produce a big-screen adaptation of the heroes. The original was something of a progenitor to the MCU, following the success of Sony's Spider-Man and Fox's own X-men movies. The 2005 feature boasted a star-studded cast including Jessica Alba and Captain America himself, Chris Evans. The movie was a bit of a dud with critics but performed ok, at least enough to earn it a sequel.
After another lukewarm reception to Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer and a fair bit of criticism over the portrayal of Galactus,