News Shorts: August 2nd 2011

Poster for Drive, Shaolin, Like Crazy, Trespass, The Hunter, The Three Musketeers and set photos of Ryan Gosling shooting The Place Beyond the Pines.

New stills from We Bought a Zoo, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Twixt, The Descendants, and set photos of the Kent Farm set for Man of Steel.

“The upcoming “Clash of the Titans” sequel has scored an official name, the same one that has been unofficially floating around for it over the past six months. Yep, it’s now “Wrath of the Titans”…” (full details)

“Kevin Smith’s “Red State” is set to be available On Demand from September 1st, three weeks ahead of the theatrical release on September 23rd and six weeks before the disc release on October 18th…” (full details)

“Avi Arad says don’t hold your breath for a Spider-Man/Avengers crossover, even if Marvel Studios scored back the rights to the character…” (full details)

“Peter Berg has confirmed that he’s “very serious about trying to do” a film version of the small screen incarnation of “Friday Night Lights”…” (full details)

“20th Century Fox has set Chris Wedge’s animated adaptation “Leaf Men” for a May 17th 2013 release…” (full details)

“Michael Ross has been hired to rewrite the futuristic Robin Hood project at Warner Bro. Pictures. Commercials director Nicolai Fuglsig remains attached to helm the story which moves the action to dystopian London…” (full details)

“Chuck Norris and John Travolta are rumoured to be co-starring in “The Expendables 2″ which will shoot at Nu Boyana Studios in Bulgaria…” (full details)

“Syfy is finalizing a deal to renew “Warehouse 13″ for a fourth season…” (full details)

“Motion Picture Corporation of American has picked up Tex Davis’s road trip comedy script “Virgin Territory”. The story follows a father who teams up with his dorky kid neighbor to save the virginity of his daughter from the biggest scumbag on earth…” (full details)

“Summit Entertainment has won an auction for U.S. distribution rights to an untitled “found footage” thriller that Scott Derrickson will direct, with Ethan Hawke starring…” (full details)

“Kathryn Bigelow’s Bin Laden assassination film has been strategically positioned for next year’s Oscars – October 12th 2012…” (full details)

“Paramount Pictures International has become the first to cross the $2 billion mark at the international box office in 2011. The feat marks the second consecutive year in which Paramount has grossed $2bn at the international box office…” (full details)

“The two “Cars” films have crossed the $10 billion line in total retail sales…” (full details)