News Shorts: July 18th 2013

Photos of Mia Wasikowska in Tracks, Christoph Waltz in The Zero Theorem, Vin Diesel in Riddick, Rooney Mara in Aint Them Bodies Saints, and Kristen Stewart on the set of Camp X-Ray.

Posters for Insidious Chapter Two, The LEGO Movie, You’re Next, Machete Kills, 12 Years a Slave, The Best Offer, Carrie, and Comic Con posters for both The World’s End and Oblivion.

There’s also five character posters for 300 Rise of an Empire, six character banners for Ender’s Game, seven character posters for Seventh Son, seven character posters for NBC’s new take on Dracula, and eleven ‘Quarter Quell’ themed posters for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

“Hugh Jackman has confirmed that mid-way through the end credits of “The Wolverine” is ‘really nice little Easter Egg for what Days Of Future Past has to offer’…” (full details)

“‘Damsels in Distress’ director Whit Stillman is currently in New York casting a film adaptation of an undisclosed late 18th-century work that he plans to shoot in the United Kingdom…” (full details)

“Summit Entertainment’s ‘Divergent’ will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX format and released in IMAX theaters worldwide starting March 21st 2014…” (full details)

“Filmmaker Michel Gondry says his film adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s ‘Ubik’ is still in the works, but it’s very early days yet…” (full details)

“‘Angry Birds Star Wars’ will be coming to consoles on October 29th and will be available on 3DS, Wii, Wii U, PS3, PS Vita and Xbox 360…” (full details)

“Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has picked up Jeff Chan’s first-person horror thriller ‘Grace’ which is currently shooting in Vancouver. The story follows an oppressed teen who is tormented and plagued by ungodly forces…” (full details)

“John Curran’s ‘Tracks’ will have its world premiere as the opening night film of the Adelaide Film Festival on October 10th. The true story tale follows author Robyn Davidson (Mia Wasikowska) and her 1,700 mile trek from the middle of Australia to the Indian Ocean in the late 1970s…” (full details)

“Codeblack Films has scored the film rights to Omar Tyree’s African-American coming-of-age ‘Flyy Girl’ book trilogy. Set against the modern hip-hop world, the story follows a young woman who plunges into a fast-paced world of gratuitous sex, violence and heartbreak…” (full details)

“Joanna Hogg’s third feature, previously known as ‘London Project’, has finally scored a title – ‘Exhibition’. The film will receive its world premiere at the Locarno Film Festival in August…” (full details)

“Woody Allen is trying to re-team with comedian Louis C.K. for his next project…” (full details)

“Universal nabs rights UK rights to Noel Clarke’s thriller ‘Anomaly’ starring Ian Somerhalder, Luke Hemsworth, Brian Cox…” (full details)

“Red Granite has sued to keep original ‘Dumb and Dumber’ producers Steve Stabler and Brad Krevoy out of the upcoming sequel entirely. Stabler and Krevoy have reportedly threatened to take legal action unless they get producer credits on the sequel…” (full details)