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The Host Sequel Already Planned

Korean filmmakers are moving forward with their own sequel to their local hit "Gwoemul" (aka. "The Host") which is also being remade in the US.The first film, released a few months ago to strong acclaim, featured visual effects done...

Aardman Announces Upcoming Slate

Aardman Features ("Wallace & Gromit," "Chicken Run") has unveiled four film projects as part of their new three-year deal with Sony Pictures. According to Variety, the four films on their slate include:"The Cat Burglars" - A claymation comedic...

Stone of Destiny Heist Film Set

Director Charlie Martin Smith is currently scouting locations around Glasgow for filming on a new $6 million comedic heist drama involving the famed Stone of Destiny.Often referred to as the Stone of Scone, it was the stone upon which...

Dallas Gets Yet Another Director

John Travolta tells WENN (via Cinema Blend) that it looks like Gurinder Chadha has been replaced on the trouble "Dallas" movie adaptation.He says "I'm meeting with a director I won't name and I think they (producers) want to...

Black & Phillips Form A Man-Witch

Comedian Jack Black and director Todd Phillips ("Road Trip," "Starsky and Hutch") are teaming for Warner Bros. comedy "Man-Witch" reports Variety.In the comedy, Black will play a schoolteacher who suddenly discovers he has witchlike abilities.Taken in by a coven,...

Writer’s Block: Grimm, Bull, Man

"Josephson Entertainment and New Regency Prods. have acquired author Michael Buckley's children's book series "The Sisters Grimm." Based on the first three books in a projected nine-volume series, the story weaves the tale of orphaned sisters Sabrina and Daphne...

Burton Departs Ripley Project

Coming Soon reports that Tim Burton seems to have left Paramount Pictures action-adventure "Ripley's Believe It or Not!" which Jim Carrey stars in.Based on the life of Robert Ripley, an aspiring professional baseball player sidelined by injury. He...

Becker Helms Samurai & Dogs

Having landed a first-look deal at Disney to develop projects, Director Walt Becker ("Wild Hogs") has lined up his immediate future efforts reports Variety.Becker will direct and produce the comedy "My Samurai", penned by Matt Lopez ("Bedtime Stories"), concerns...

The Batpod Is Revealed

We've already been alerted that the Batmobile gets blown up halfway through the upcoming "The Dark Knight" so what will Batman be using as a temporary replacement until it's fixed? Cue the Batpod.The Los Angeles Times has revealed two...

The Random Spiel: June 18th 2007

The first hi-res photos from the Michael Caine & Jude Law-led remake of "Sleuth" are now out.- Disney recently launched a cool "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" contest for Comic-Con where they've asked people to submit fan...

Graan On Third Starship Troopers

Talking with News 24, FHM's sexiest South African woman Tanya van Graan will appear in both the upcoming third "Starship Troopers" film and a new Jean Claude Van Damme project.The model confirmed that she'll begin shooting "Starship Troopers: Marauder"...

Chiklis Talks Shield Movie

As actor Michael Chiklis prepares to film the seventh and final season of FX's acclaimed cop drama "The Shield," inevitable questions about a feature film version have begun.MTV Movies Blog recently asked him about that: "Wow, there are a...

Patric, Jane, Haley, Wilson, Watchmen

A flurry of casting rumors have sprung up in the last few hours on the upcoming "Watchmen" comic adaptation that Zack Snyder ("300") is directing.A posting on actor Paddy Consindine's official site (via Coming Soon) indicates the actor is...

Trade Breaks: Scorsese, Gardner Sandler

"Martin Scorsese, Dennis Hopper, Mark Rydell, Owen Roizman and Haskell Wexler will be interviewed for a new documentary about influential directors of photography Laszlo Kovacs and Vilmos Zsigmond. James Chressanthis will write and direct..." (full details)"Sony Pictures has...

Atlas Gives Up On Shrugging

Speaking to Cinematical at the press junket for "A Mighty Heart" this weekend, actress Angelina Jolie revealed that her planned adaptation of Ayn Rand's classic "Atlas Shrugged" is on hold for now."We all feel that it's one of those...

Wilson & Nolte Feel The Thunder

Owen Wilson and Nick Nolte have joined the Ben Stiller-directed DreamWorks comedy "Tropic Thunder" reports Variety.The story follows a group of actors who go on location to shoot a war movie, only to find that reality replicates their plot.Stiller,...

Cell Delayed, Roth Dismayed

The disappointing box-office of "Hostel: Part II" has upset quite a few, most notably its director Eli Roth who says on his blog that it will have an knock-on effect.The most notable one will be a delay in his...

Futterman On Finn & Changes

Actor turned Oscar-nominated screenwriter Dan Futterman ("Capote") confirmed to Cinematical that he's lined up Sarah Jessica Parker to star in and Lasse Hallstrom to direct his next film, the romantic comedy "Finn at the Blue Line"."We're gonna try to...

A Peacock Adapts A Giraffe

Ann Peacock is attached to adapt Lauren St. John children's tome "The White Giraffe" for Walden Media and Fox reports Variety."Giraffe" revolves around a young British orphan who is sent to live with her grandfather on a South African...

Diablo Movie In Development

The Legendary Pictures official site now lists a "Diablo movie" in their "under development" section, confirming recent rumors of plans for a cinematic adaptation of the 1996 role-playing video game.Set in the fictional Kingdom of Khanduras, "Diablo" has the...

A Master-ful Return To Who

Major "Doctor Who" SPOILERS AHEAD.The BBC have released a description of 'The Last of the Time Lords', the third season finale of "Doctor Who" which airs on BBC1 on June 30th and the Sci-Fi Channel in the US later...

Michael Bay Scares Me To Death

Michael Bay's production company Platinum Dunes will begin production this August on the thriller "Half to Death" reports Filmjerk.The story follows a young college freshman living the same day over and over again, one that always ends with her...

Whitaker & Law Dance The Mambo

Jude Law and Forest Whitaker are set to headline futuristic adventure thriller "Repossession Mambo" for Universal Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.Miguel Sapochnik makes his feature directorial debut on the film, which centers on a repo man made up of...

Tambien Stars Reteam For Rudo

"Y tu mamá también" stars Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna are re-teaming for the dramedy "Rudo y Cursi" (aka "Rough and Corny") which is currently shooting in Mexico.Penned & directed by Carlos Cuarón (Alfonso's brother), the story is...

Orci Talks Star Trek Dates

Executive producer/co-screenwriter Roberto Orci has revealed that shooting will begin on the new J.J. Abrams "Star Trek" film this November.Orci also tells The IESB that the casting process has begun, with decisions to be made soon and announcements to...

The Random Spiel: June 15th 2007

Garth Note: I'll be in London much of next week and Los Angeles after that through til August. Thus with all news updates being done away from the office, they will remain constant but may be at...

Batman’s New Dark Knight Armor

The Batman is getting a fashion upgrade. Entertainment Weekly has released this photo showing off the new look Batsuit in the upcoming "The Dark Knight".Sleeker and more high-tech than its "Batman Begins" appearance, much of the costume has been...

Trade Breaks: Boston, RKO, Dominion

"Whilst it was revealed Wednesday that John Larroquette and Tara Summers were joining the cast of the fourth season of "Boston Legal", what's now come to light is that four other cast members have been cut from the line-up....

Producer Talks Joe & Constantine 2

Talking with IGN UK, film producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura revealed that he's still hoping to move ahead with a sequel to 2005's supernatural actioneer "Constantine".He says "I know all the filmmakers want to try to make number two. We...

Kinnear & Graham Flash Their Wares

Greg Kinnear and Lauren Graham have joined the Universal Pictures and Spyglass drama "Flash of Genius" reports Variety.Kinnear plays Robert Kearns, the inventor of the intermittent windshield wiper, who spent most of his life battling the Detroit automakers he...

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