News Shorts: May 6th 2009

Photos from Sherlock Holmes, Star Trek and Ponyo.

Posters for Inglourious Basterds, Cold Skin, Pandorum and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.

“The US trailer for the North American release of Hayao Miyazaki’s “Ponyo” is scheduled to hit theaters on the July 4th weekend, likely with “Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs”…” (full details)

“The stunning looking ultra-low budget 38-minute fan film “The Hunt For Gollum” shot in HD has gone online in full at the official site…” (full details)

“A stunt man filming a car chase in Times Square for a new Nicolas Cage movie crashed his Ferrari into a store front and two pedestrians suffered minor injuries. A video report about the smash is out…” (full details)

“Despite reports of his exit, “Wanted” screenwriter Chris Morgan says he’s still involved in the sequel and will likely do a polish on the screenplay…” (full details)

“Alex Litvak (“Medieval”) is set to pen the script for Robert Roriguez’s franchise rebooting effort “Predators…” (full details)

“A mild spoiler-filled synopsis details the plot of the upcoming “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” has gone online…” (full details)

“The much anticipated video game “Batman: Arkham Asylum” has been pushed back several months to an unspecified late Summer release…” (full details)

“Melissa Rosenberg’s script for the upcoming sequel “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” has been leaked via Twitter it would seem…” (full details)

“Gwyneth Paltrow’s Pepper Potts character appears in a dominatrix outfit, a black leather corset complete with a bullwhip, for a scene in the upcoming ‘Iron Man’ sequel…” (full details)

“Robert Rodriguez has confirmed that his long in development remake of “Barbarella” is officially dead. The filmmaker was offered $70 million in finance to do the film but turned it down due to a requirement to shoot in Germany which would take him away from his family…” (full details)