News Shorts: March 14th 2013

The first official still from the still untitled Alan Partridge movie, the first photo of Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson in The Rover, and black-and-white photos of the key actors in The Wolverine on the final day of shooting.

New photos from To the Wonder, Some Velvet Morning, The Pretty One, Deep Powder, Bottled Up, Family Weekend, The English Teacher, Trust Me, Almost Christmas, Scary Movie 5, Greetings from Tim Buckley, V/H/S 2, Adult World.

Posters for After Earth, Scary Movie 5, Room 237, Temptation, Grown Ups 2, My Amityville Horror, Erased, and an IMAX poster for G.I. Joe: Retaliation.

“Screenwriter Seth Grahame-Smith posted a photo hinting that writing has begun on a ‘Beetlejuice’ sequel…” (full details)

“Wes Craven says that while ‘Scream 5’ won’t happen anytime soon, a more likely (but still remote) possibility is a ‘Scream’ TV series…” (full details)

“China has approved the release of ‘Django Unchained’ after authorities make what is expected to be a small cut of just over a minute. This will be the first time a Quentin Tarantino film will be released in the territory…” (full details)

“Netflix has closed a deal with the American version of ‘The Killing’ producer Fox Television Studios for the upcoming third season which premieres on AMC next year. Netflix will be the exclusive subscription TV service and will begin streaming it three months after the third season finale airs on AMC…” (full details)

“The first trailer for ‘Thor: The Dark World’ will premiere in front of ‘Iron Man 3’ in cinemas, and will hit online earlier than that…” (full details)

“Millennium Entertainment has picked up all U.S. rights to Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon horror-comedy ‘Hell Baby’. A fall 2013 VOD launch is planned followed by a theatrical run 30 days later…” (full details)

“IFC Midnight has picked up all U.S. rights to Vincenzo Natali’s ‘Haunter’, which premiered at the SXSW Film Festival. Abigail Breslin plays a girl one day shy of her 16th birthday who’s forced to relive the day she died…” (full details)

“Baz Luhrmann’s much-awaited 3-D adaption of F Scott Fitzgerald’s famous novel ‘The Great Gatsby’ will open the Cannes Film Festival in May…” (full details)

Classic Disney characters are set to make their return via nineteen planned cartoon shorts in coming months. The first, a Mickey Mouse-led piece entitled “Croissant de Triomphe,” has gone online and can be watched at