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Trade Breaks: Hanna, Pajamas, Dead

"Focus Features is developing "Hanna," a reverse spin on "The Professional" from scribe Seth Lochhead. In this version, a 14-year-old raised by her father to be a cold-hearted killing machine must learn how to be a girl. ...

New Order Are Back In Control

Anonto Corbijn's Ian Curtis biopic "Control" has been filming for some time now, and The Newcastle Sentinel uncovered some small bits of new information whilst speaking with extras on the set.New Order, the band Joy Division became after Ian's...

Wiersma Takes A Rocket Trip

Holly Wiersma ("Factory Girl," "Bobby") has launched production on ensemble drama "Rocket" reports Variety.Directed by Patrick Sisam and shooting in Jacksonville, Fla., centers on a 35-year-old man (Jimmy Fallon) who finds that his problem committing to his girlfriend stems...

Modine In Hulk, Weaving In Transformers?

Dark Horizons scooper 'Indiana' visited California Adventure Park today and met actor Matthew Modine at the Ariel's Grotto Restaurant.Aside from questionable taste in cuisine, Modine apparently revealed the following which would indicate he has a role in the upcoming...

Gooey Details On The Blob Remake

"House of Wax" & "The Reaping" screenwriters Chad and Carey Hayes have been given the job of writing the script for a remake of "The Blob".The 1958 original starred a young Steve McQueen, and was remade in 1988 with...

Release Changes: March 25th 2007

"The Golden Age", the sequel to 1998's "Elizabeth", features Cate Blanchett's glorious rendition of Queen Elizabeth along with Clive Owen and Geoffrey Rush reprising his role. It has moved up a week to October 12th 2007, where it'll...

Hirsch & Silver Talk Speed Racer

You think you know how different "Speed Racer" will be from the other Wachowski brothers movies? Think again.At the junket on Friday for "The Reaping", producer Joel Silver revealed that the upcoming anime adaptation was going to be...

Tennant Locked & Jack’s Return On Who

With the third season premiere a week away in the UK, more details have begun to leak out on what to expect on the upcoming season of "Doctor Who" - including an important signing.Despite talk that he would be...

Trio Locked For Next Two Harry Potter

Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson will reprise the roles they have made their own: teen wizards Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, respectively, in Warner Bros. Pictures' Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter...

You Only Live Twice Nathan Hale

Warner Bros. Pictures has picked up the film rights to M. William Phelps' upcoming biography about American Revolutionary hero and spy Nathan Hale reports Variety.In September 1776, Hale volunteered for an espionage assignment authorized by the country's first intelligence...

News Shorts: March 23rd 2007

Imagi Studios ("TMNT") has posted pre-production artwork from their upcoming "Gatchaman" (known as "G-Force" in the US) and "Astro Boy" movie adaptations at their official site.Shaun Toub's role in the upcoming "Iron Man" is said to be that of...

Nolan Pens Spielberg’s Interstellar

Paramount Pictures has set Jonah Nolan to write "Interstellar," a space adventure that Steven Spielberg has been attached to direct since last year reports The Los Angeles Times.The drama revolves around explorers who travel through a worm hole and...

Tripplehorn & Davidtz Become Creatures

Jeanne Tripplehorn and Embeth Davidtz have joined Kate Beckinsale and the all-star cast of "Winged Creatures," being directed by Rowan Woods says The Hollywood Reporter.The story follows the witnesses to a brutal murder suicide in a fast food restaurant...

Chan, Li and… Angarano?

Michael Angarano ("Sky High," "Lords of Dogtown," TV's "Will and Grace") is in final negotiations to star alongside Jackie Chan and Jet Li in their untitled project says The Hollywood Reporter.Angarano will play a troubled 17-year-old wannabe kung fu...

McGowan Drinks From The Black Oasis

Rose McGowan ("Grindhouse," TV's "Charmed") has signed to play the tragic B-movie staple Susan Cabot in "Black Oasis" reports Variety.Director Stephan Elliot ("Priscilla, Queen of the Desert") has penned and will direct the film based on a Premiere magazine...

Acquisitions: Youth, Frost, Alchemy

"Despite pursuit by Tom Cruise's United Artists, Sony Pictures Classics has ended up acquiring North American distribution rights to Francis Ford Coppola's "Youth Without Youth," the director's first film since 1997's "The Rainmaker." A late fall release is planned..."...

Olmos Explores Another Frontier

"Battlestar Galactica" lead actor Edward James Olmos is set to direct and likely star in the bilingual drama "The Crystal Frontier," based on the Carlos Fuentes novel reports Reuters.The novel consists of nine intertwined stories that reflect on the...

Winslet & DiCaprio Take A Road Trip

"Titanic" co-stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet are re-teaming for the first time since that epic in DreamWorks and BBC Films "Revolutionary Road" reports Variety.Winslet's husband Sam Mendes ("Jarhead," "Road to Perdition") will direct the pic, the first time...

School Massacre Becomes British Film

Two novels based on writer Lionel Shriver's books are in the works including "We Need To Talk About Kevin" reports Teletext.The BBC will make a film based on that 2003 prize-winning book about a couple whose son has committed...

A Third Year With Wentworth Miller

Fox has picked up a third season of the hit drama "Prison Break", ensuring Wenty (aka. Wentworth Miller) will be pleasuring us for at least another year.That announcement is just one of the many renewals that took place this...

The Random Spiel: March 22nd 2007

The MPAA has officially given "Grindhouse" an R-Rating for strong graphic bloody violence and gore, pervasive language, some sexuality, nudity and drug use- Comcast will premiere the final "Spider-Man 3" trailer online tomorrow at spiderman3oncomcast.com.- Zooey Deschanel tells...

Kurt & Carpenter On New Escape

Various people have been vocal about the casting of Gerard Butler as Snake Plissken in the upcominig "Escape from New York" remake, and now the original star has weighed in.Talking with Entertainment Weekly, actor Kurt Russell had some less...

Mitchell Pens Ian Paisley Biopic

UK scribe Gary Mitchell has revealed that he had been commissioned to write the script for a biopic on Northern Ireland DUP leader Ian Paisley.Some of the funding has is already in place, whilst Paisley's family say they will...

Trio Re-Team For Rodeo & Drew 2

Producer Jerry Weintraub and director Andrew Fleming ("The In-Laws," "Dick") are already at work on a sequel to this summer's feature adaptation of the "Nancy Drew" mysteries reports Variety.Emma Roberts is again set to star as the famous...

Binoche In Désengagement Over Gaza

Juliette Binoche is set to star in "Désengagement", the first dramatic portrayal of the Israel's withdrawl from the Gaza Strip in 2005 reports Reuters.Binoche flew in to Tel Aviv this week to appear in the film as a woman...

Trade Breaks: Oscars, Mummy, Miss

"The 80th Annual Academy Awards is set for Sunday February 24th. ABC again will broadcast the show live from the Kodak Theatre. The Academy will announce its nominations at 5:30 a.m. PST on January 22nd. Official...

Russell Crowe Directs Bra Boys Movie

Russell Crowe will make his feature directorial debut on Universal Pictures "Bra Boys", a feature film adaptation of the much talked about recent Australian documentary which Crowe narrated reports Variety.That doco focuses on the three Abberton brothers (incl. professional...

Galactica Gets 22 More Episodes

Can too much "Galactica" be a good thing? Questions over the future of the acclaimed series, set to air its third season finale on Sunday, were answered a few weeks ago when it was announced that it would...

Union Helms & Banks A Starship

Gabrielle Union, Ed Helms and Elizabeth Banks are joining Eddie Murphy on 20th Century Fox's sci-fi comedy "Starship Dave" says The Hollywood Reporter.Based on a script by Rob Greenberg and Bill Corbett, "Starship" centers on a spaceship that takes...

Cruise Joins Singer’s WW2 Project

A few days after United Artists picked up Bryan Singer's untitled WW2 thriller, UA's new co-runner Tom Cruise has jumped on-board as its star says the trades.Scripted by Christopher McQuarrie and Nathan Alexander, the story is based on actual...

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