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Wicker Reimagining Ready To Ride

"Cowboys for Christ," writer/director Robin Hardy's re-imagining of his own 70's horror flick "The Wicker Man," will begin filming September 10th in Scotland and Texas reports Moviehole.Starring Christopher Lee and Faye Dunaway, the film tells of a Christian singing...

Tim Allen Has Six Wives

Tim Allen and Elisha Cuthbert have signed on to star in the indie family dramedy "The Six Wives of Henry Lefay" reports the trades.The non-linear story has Allen playing a flashy salesman who is presumed dead after he goes...

The Random Spiel: August 6th 2007

Bill Murray is tipped to be the 'celebrity cameo' as Agent 13 in the "Get Smart" movie.-Along with George Miller, McG is rumoured to be one of the directorial candidates for the "Justice League" movie.-Tom Hanks is rumoured...

A Closer Look At Warcraft

A movie based on the massively popular online game "World of Warcraft" is moving ahead according to various sources.At BlizzCon 2007, producer Thomas Tull ("300") confirmed that a 2009 release date is on the cards and a budget of...

Iranian Killing Controversy Is Over

A scene in Wayne Kramer's upcoming race-themed ensemble drama "Crossing Over" has been redone in order to avoid offending Iranians reports The Guardian.The scene, in which an Iranian character murders his sister in a so-called "honour killing" after he...

James Gunn On His Experiment

James Gunn has revealed details of an ultra-violent thriller of his in the works - "The Belcoo Experiment" on his MySpace page.The story "has to do with a group of 83 American expatriates who work in a building in...

Remake Of The Sweeney Planned?

Ain't It Cool reports that a movie remake of the revolutionary 1970s British cop show "The Sweeney" is in the works. Ray Winstone is expected to step into John Thaw's shoes as the Jack Regan character.The original show...

Terror Train Remake Details

It's refreshing to see someone doing a remake that actually tries to be different.Gideon Raff, the director of the remake of the Jamie Lee Curtis 80's horror classic "Terror Train," spoke to Shock Til You Drop from the set...

Latest Dark Knight Updates

Batman-on-Film reports that a "Batman" anime project is in the works in the vein of "The Animatrix".A memo says that the PG-13 anthology project would consist of short stories which help bridge the gap between "Batman Begins" and "The...

Rudin Opens A Dangerous Book

Producer Scott Rudin has landed film rights to Conn and Hal Iggulden's best-selling book "The Dangerous Book for Boys" and will produce the adaptation for Walt Disney Pictures reports the trades.Penned in the form of a how-to manual, the...

A Large Cast Has A Bummer

Khan Chittenden, Andy Fischer-Price, Colton James, Joan Jett, Jane Leeves, Ray Santiago, Allison Scagliotti and Caitlin Wachs have joined the cast of Lighthouse Entertainment's teen comedy "Endless Bummer" reports Variety.Based on the real-life experiences of screenwriter John Drury, the...

A Dreamy Trip To Snowyville

Dream Balloon Prods. is developing the feature-length animated musical comedy "Snowyville" says The Hollywood Reporter.Based on Michael Attardi's animated short "Once Upon a Christmas Village," the story sets up the premise that Santa Claus drops his magical watch under...

Benioff Talks Wolverine Details

Wizard Online has posted up an interview with "Wolverine" scribe David Benioff who went into some juicy new details of what to expect in the "X-Men" spin-off feature.Benioff admits his favorite stories from the comics, which he re-read before...

Tamara Tunie Helms September

Tamara Tunie ("Law and Order: SVU") will produce and make her feature directorial debut on the $3.7 million indie romantic comedy "See You in September" for Paradigm & Birchtree Films reports Variety.The story centers on a successful Manhattan woman...

Raimi Up For Titans Remake

Sam Raimi is being rumoured as the main candidate to direct the "Clash of the Titans" remake reports IESB.Net.Legendary Pictures first announced back in 2004 plans to remake the famed 80's action epic about the classic Greek myth of...

More Cast Join The Happening

Betty Buckley, Robert Bailey Jr., Spencer Breslin, Jeremy Strong, Frank Collison and Victoria Clark are joining the cast of M. Night Shyamalan's ecological disaster flick "The Happening" says Bloody Disgusting.The group join the already announced Mark Wahlberg, Zooey Deschanel,...

Saints Tatum & Montiel Re-Team

Channing Tatum and Dito Montiel, the star and director of last year's acclaimed independent feature "A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints," have signed to reteam on an action drama for Rogue Pictures. Kevin Misher will produce the as-yet-untitled film...

Aniston & Zahn Seek New Management

Jennifer Aniston and Steve Zahn will team for the romantic comedy "Management" reports Variety.Playwright turned screenwriter Stephen Belber makes his directorial debut on the film in which Aniston will play a traveling saleswoman who sells cheap art to...

Roger Avary To Storm “Castle Wolfenstein”

Roger Avary is attached to write and direct an adaptation of the 2001 ID Software video game "Return to Castle Wolfenstein" reports Variety.Producer Samuel Hadida, who worked with Avary on the script adaptation of "Silent Hill," is also producing...

The Random Spiel: August 2nd 2007

A very cool Comic-Con only poster is out for the upcoming "Hellboy 2: The Golden Army".-Sam Raimi tells IESB.Net that he's just got back the script adaptation of "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" and is currently talking with...

Simon Cowell Is Star Struck

"American Idol" judge Simon Cowell is planning the music-themed project "Star Struck" says The Hollywood Reporter.Inspired by the 1980 film "Fame," the story is set behind the scenes of a TV singing competition and follows 10 contestants trying to...

Lopez Joining Hayek On New Project

George Lopez is in talks to co-write, produce and star in one of three Salma Hayek-produced projects in the works reports Variety.Comedic fantasy "Bones Family" will be co-written and directed by Gabriel and Rodolfo Rivapalacio. The story centers on...

Romero To Remake His Own Witch

George Romero says he would like to remake his film "Hungry Wives" (aka. "Season of the Witch") as he never really managed to complete it properly the first time.The story sees a bored suburban housewife turn to tarot cards...

del Toro Doing Changeling Remake

Guillermo del Toro is involved in a remake of Peter Medak's 1980 horror flick "The Changeling" for Rogue Pictures says Dread Central.Details are still scarce about the project or if it will follow the original's story about a grief...

Ricky Gervais Talks Retirement

Ricky Gervais has denied reports yesterday that he has signed up to star in the new Warner Bros. Pictures family comedy "Early Retirement" reports Chortle.'Retirement', written by Mark Perez, follows a workaholic who quits his demanding job to be...

Jack Black Throws A Stone

Jack Black will star in and produce "The Lost Adventures of Stone Perlmutter Jr." for Universal Pictures and Electric Dynamite says The Hollywood Reporter."Perlmutter" is a faux documentary made from recently "discovered" footage from 1979 chronicling the disastrous journey...

George Miller Recruits League

Latino Review reports that "Happy Feet" director George Miller is tipped to direct Warner Bros. Pictures' "Justice League of America."Superman, Batman, The Flash, Wonder Woman and the Green Lantern are all tipped to be teaming up for the big-budget...

McG Signs A Three-Pic Deal

McG has signed a three-year movie deal with Warner Bros. Pictures reports Variety and has set up three projects to kick it off.He has set up three directing projects for his Wonderland Sound and Vision company:"Nightcrawlers," a Michael Arndt-penned...

Trade Breaks: Legend, Punisher, Bond

"Mark Protosevich, the first scribe on "I Am Legend" over a decade ago, has already pitched Warner Bros. Pictures on a potential to the Will Smith action-thriller. No word yet on the plot details..." (full details)"Lionsgate has confirmed...

Imperioli Looks Into Some Bones

Michael Imperioli ("The Sopranos") has joined the cast of Peter Jackson's "The Lovely Bones" for DreamWorks says The Hollywood Reporter.Rachel Weisz, Ryan Gosling, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci and newcomer Saoirse Ronan all star in the big-screen version of Alice...

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