New Shorts: March 19th 2010

The official one-sheet for Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, two posters for The Expendables here and here and The A-Team.

A very detailed synopsis of Cory Goodman’s “The Last Witch Hunter”, which was just sold to Summit Entertainment, is up at IESB.Net

A description of the ShoWest footage reel for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” can be found at Cinema Blend.

“Josh Duhamel says he will return as Major Lennox in “Transformers 3″ and in fact met with director Michael Bay yesterday. The script is done with filming to kick off this Summer…” ( full details)

“Bart Freundlich will direct his wife Julianne Moore and Kristen Stewart in the apocalyptic thriller “Backwoods”. Freundlich and Stewart previously worked together on “Catch That Kid”…” ( full details)

“David Guggenheim (“Safe House”) will pen “Puzzle Palace” for Summit Entertainment. Summit acquired the pitch amidst a heavily competitive auction, but story details are being kept under wraps. Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen will produce…” ( full details)

“Abbie Cornish is set to play the female lead in the Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro thriller “Dark Fields” for Relativity, and could be playing Wallis Simpson in the King Edward VIII abdication drama “W.E.” that Madonna is directing…” ( full details)

“”Old School” and “Semi-Pro” scribe Scot Armstrong will make his directorial debut on the comedy “Road to Nardo” for Sony Pictures. Andrew Waller and Mike Gagerman’s script deals with two guys who go to Mexico to rescue their friend. Armstrong, Neal Moritz and Ravi Nandan will produce…” ( full details)

“Keith Merryman and David A. Newman have signed on to adapt Steve Harvey’s relationship advice book “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man” for Screen Gems. Will Packer will produce…” ( full details)

“Tim Burton’s representatives say “There is no truth to the story. Tim has not lined up any of his upcoming projects” in regards to yesterday’s reports that he’s involved in a 3D stop-motion animated feature based on “The Addams Family” original sketches…” ( full details)