News Shorts: June 14th 2012

New photos from The Host, The Great Gatsby, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, Dredd and Killing Them Softly.

Set photos from Jobs, Tom Cruise and Olga Kurylenko shooting Oblivion, Joaquin Phoenix shooting Spike Jonze’s untitled next project, and various stars filming Terence Malick’s Knight of Cups.

Some beautiful artwork from Life of Pi, six character banners for Rise of the Guardians, and one-sheets for V/H/S, Ruby Sparks.

“Sony Pictures Classics have announced North American release dates for two films it plans to distribute – Jacques Audiard’s “Rust And Bone” on November 16th, and the Peter Jackson produced doco “West Of Memphis” on December 28th…” (full details)

“‘Paradise Lost’ scribes Byron Willinger and Philip de Blasi are set to perform rewrites on the Paul Walker-led action thriller ‘Skyscraper’ for Universal Pictures and Original Film. The story follows a group of steelworkers who must rescue Chicago from a mile-high structure that is on the verge of collapsing…” (full details)

“Spike Lee says he hopes shooting will happen in the Fall on the remake of ‘Oldboy’ he’s set to direct, but the studio has yet to give an official green light…” (full details)

“Will Smith says he probably won’t be involved in any sequel to ‘I Am Legend’. The actor says ‘Producers are working on it. I’m not actually. If it’s great, I’m into it… I don’t want to be the sequel guy. I figure I’ve got about six or seven more years where I can run and jump a little bit’…” (full details)

“Magnolia Pictures has acquired ‘Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie’, the documentary about the controversial talk show host. The company will release the film in early 2013…” (full details)

“Daft Punk co-composer Thomas Bangalter will do the score for the Lindsay Lohan short film ‘First Point’…” (full details)

“Showtime have confirmed that the eighth and final season of “Weeds”, which will premiere on July 1st at 10pm is its last. The series will also pass the one hundred episode mark late in this season…” (full details)

“Those apparent pics of Iron Patriot on the set of ‘Iron Man 3’ the other day have turned out to be updated version of Don Cheadle’s War Machine armor…” (full details)