The Amazing Spider-Man
“Bridesmaids” director Paul Feig says that he penned one of the high school scenes in “The Amazing Spider-Man”, the upcoming reboot of the superhero franchise. [Source: Vulture]
The Ringling Brothers
“The Smurfs” scribes David Stem and David Weiss have been hired to pen the family adventure “The Ringling Brothers”.
The story likely deals with the seven brothers who ended up creating one of the most successful and largest circuses in turn-of-the-20th century America. Specific plot details are being kept under wraps though. [Source: Heat Vision]
Relativity Media and Hasbro have set “The Manchurian Candidate” and “Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life” scribe Dean Georgaris to pen their action-oriented family flock “Stretch Armstrong” based on the popular toy.
Relativity has already scheduled the film for an April 11th 2014 release. Brian Goldner and Bennett Schneir will produce. [Source: Variety]
Sony Pictures has preemptively acquired Cole Haddon’s spec script “Savage Planet”. The storyline is being kept under wraps. Matt Tolmach, Avi Arad, Alex Goldstone and Bard Dorros will produce. [Source: Variety]