News Shorts: December 14th 2012

Some pretty concept art from Disney’s Frozen, Wang Xuequi and the Iron Man costume from Iron Man 3, and set photos show off a wrestling singlet-clad Channing Tatum and an anorexic and aged Steve Carell in Foxcatcher.

Posters for Pacific Rim, Bullet to the Head, Warm Bodies, Jack the Giant Slayer, Parker, The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia, Side Effects and A Good Day to Die Hard,

Click Here for the international release schedule for “Man of Steel.”

New Blu-ray release dates include “Alex Cross” for February 5th, “The Kid with a Bike” for February 12th, “Top Gun 3D” for February 19th, and “Willow” for March 12th. (full details)

“The upcoming ‘Justice League’ movie will reportedly use the storyline from Gerry Conway’s Justice League Of America 183-185 titles which involved ‘Darkseid planning the destruction of Earth by blasting it with a ray that’ll move Apokolips into the Earth’s place’…” (full details)

“Len Wiseman confirms that Universal’s upcoming reboot of ‘The Mummy’ will be set in contemporary times – ‘It’s horror. Its epic. It’s more of a modern day version of what would happen if we came across a mummy in our world today’…” (full details)

“Eric Fellner, a producer on Ron Howard’s ‘Rush’, says that ‘Thor’ star and Aussie hunk Chris Hemsworth ‘does a lot of shagging in the movie. He does a lot of naked shagging’…” (full details)

“MGM and 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment announced today that the “Bond 50: Complete 22 Film Collection” box set is the bestselling Blu-ray box set of 2012 with projected worldwide sales totaling $50 million in sales…” (full details)

“AMC plans to air all 18 episodes from season 1 and season 2 of ‘The Walking Dead’ in black and white starting in February…” (full details)

“Tribeca Film and Focus World have teamed to acquire U.S. rights to ‘Greetings from Tim Buckley’, a drama exploring father and son musicians Tim Buckley and Jeff Buckley. Penn Badgley received acclaim for his performance as Jeff Buckley when the film played the festival circuit this Fall…” (full details)

“Darren Aronofsky’s longtime collaborator Clint Mansell will be composing the filmmaker’s upcoming biblical epic ‘Noah’. Mansell has scored all of Aronofsky’s films to date…” (full details)

“Australian media scion James Packer and filmmaker Brett Ratner are teaming on RatPac Entertainment which aims to produce and finance independent films and co-finance “blockbusters” with studio partners…” (full details)