The Random Spiel: March 29th 2007

By Garth Franklin Thursday March 29th 2007 01:24AM
  • The Bryan Singer/Tom Cruise WW2 film is going by the name "Valkyrie" says The Guardian. This is the codename for the Hitler assassination project, named after the Richard Wagner opera.
  • The first artwork from Miyazaki's "Ponyo on a Cliff" can be glimpsed over at Twitchfilm.
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar is rumoured to be up for a role in "The Dark Knight".
  • The first set photos are out showing Johnny Depp in costume on the set of "Sweeney Todd"
  • Early test screening reviews are out for the upcoming "The Simpsons Movie". The verdict is really good too.
  • The trailer for Universal Pictures' event comedy "Evan Almighty" will debut tonight during the marathon of NBC's "The Office."
  • Director Richard Donner and Steven Spielberg are reinventing cult 80's hit "The Goonies" into a musical.
  • The official site is up for the Nic Cage time-twisting sci-fi tale "Next".
  • Jim Caviezel is rumoured to be lending his now iconographic status to a film adaptation of "Washington's God", a non-fiction exploration of George Washington's religious views.
  • Some set pics of Ewan McGregor and Michelle Williams filming their next movie "Incendiary".
  • "I'd like to do a remake of... I don't know if you know the Fassbinder film, Fear Eats the Soul. We'd like to do that" says Naveen Andrews when asked about working with his longtime love, actress Barbara Hershey.
  • The official site is open for this supernatural thriller with Laura Harring, John Hannah and Pete Postlethwaite, directed by Lamberto Bava, son of Italian horror master Mario Bava.
  • An exclusive first look at the poster for Steve Carell-led comedy "Evan Almighty"
  • Want to be an extra on Baz Luhrmann's "Australia"? Check out Baz the Great for details.