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Goldwyn & Potter Join House Remake

Tony Goldwyn ("Ghost," "Kiss the Girls") and Monica Potter ("Boston Legal," "Along Came a Spider") will star in Rogue Pictures remake of Wes Craven's seminal horror classic "Last House on the Left" reports Variety.Dennis Iliadis is on board to...

Major Who & Torchwood Changes?

Despite mega-ratings for both respective series, Sci-Fi Pulse reports that both "Doctor Who" and "Torchwood" will undergo some massive casting and storyline changes in the near future, including the loss of both key cast members.The site reports that...

Elba, Gugino Join Goyer’s Unborn

Idris Elba, Carla Gugino, Meagan Good, Jane Alexander and Rhys Coiro are joining Rogue Pictures and Platinum Dunes supernatural thriller "Unborn" says The Hollywood Reporter.David Goyer penned and will direct the tale of a girl (Odette Yustman) tormented by...

HighRoad Plays A Perfect Game

HighRoad Entertainment has acquired rights to sports film "The Perfect Game" and hired composer Bill Conti to score the movie reports Variety.Previously called "The Third Miracle," the story centers on the 1957 Little League World Series champs from Monterrey,...

Speed Racer Goes To IMAX

IMAX Corporation and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Speed Racer, the action-packed adventure from the creators of 'The Matrix' trilogy, will be simultaneously released to IMAX® and conventional theatres on May 9, 2008. Speed Racer, based on the...

Isaacs Joins Greengrass’ Iraq Thriller

Jason Isaacs has joined the cast of an untitled thriller directed by Paul Greengrass ("The Bourne Ultimatum," "United 93") for Working Title and Universal Pictures reports Variety.Inspired by Rajiv Chandrasekaran's book "Imperial Life in the Emerald City" the fictionalized...

Coen’s Reading Goes Wide On 9/12

Focus features set a September 12th release date for the Coen Bros. dark comedy about the spy business entitled "Burn After Reading".George Clooney, John Malkovich, Frances McDormand, Brad Pitt and Tilda Swinton star in the project - the...

Rosemary’s Baby Remake Planned

Remaking horror classics is a bad idea, yet the studios keep doing them despite high profile failures like "Psycho" and "Halloween".Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes is a leading culprit in this trend with "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre", "The Amityville Horror"...

Weinsteins Planning Bob Marley Biopic

The Weinstein Co. will produce and distribute a big-screen version of Rita Marley's 2004 autobiography "No Woman No Cry: My Life With Bob Marley" reports the trades.The tome chronicles her late husband, musician Bob Marley, from childhood through their...

Simon Cowell Producing Potts Story

Simon Cowell may be known for his cynical criticism on the various forms of "Idol" in the US & UK, but every now and then even he is left floored.One of the most famous incidents was last year ...

Marcus Raboy Drives A Tow Truck

Marcus Raboy ("Friday After Next") will direct the urban comedy "Tow Truck" for Our Stories Films and Broken Lizard reports Variety.Written by Darryl Francis and Dean Ward, the story follows two brothers who resurrect a moribund tow-truck business to...

Rose Byrne Joins Proyas’ Knowing

Rose Byrne has landed the lead role opposite Nicolas Cage in the sci-fi thriller "Knowing" for Summit Entertainment and Escape Artists says The Hollywood Reporter.Byrne will play the daughter of a woman who buried a 1962 time capsule bearing...

Trade Breaks: Furious, Dark, Alone

"Former Miss Israeli Gal Gadot has joined the cast of the new "Fast and the Furious" sequel which reunites Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Jordana Brewster. When Diesel heard Gadot just missed out on playing Camille, the Bond...

Alec Baldwin Lives The Lymelife

Alec Baldwin, Emma Roberts, Cynthia Nixon, Rory Culkin, Kieran Culkin, Jill Hennessy and Timothy Hutton have joined indie dramedy "Lymelife" reports Variety.Set in late '70s Long Island, the coming-of-age story follows two families who fall apart when precarious relationships,...

Alison Lohman Replaces Page In Hell

Alison Lohman ("Matchstick Men," "Beowulf") will replace Ellen Page in Sam Raimi's horror film "Drag Me to Hell" for Ghost House, Mandate Pictures and Universal says Reuters.The "Juno" Oscar nominee dropped out of the film last week, facing a...

Supernatural Returns, Reaper Dies

The CW announced early pickups of six series today with all of them set to return for the Fall season.Most notable is both "Smallville" and the struggling (yet highly addictive) "Supernatural" will return to their usual Thursday night slot...

Eric Roth Has Beautiful Children

Warner Independent Pictures and Bona Fide Pictures has optioned Charles Bock's debut novel "Beautiful Children" and is in talks with Eric Roth ("The Human Stain," "Shantaram") to adapt says Variety."Beautiful Children" was written over a 13-year period by Bock,...

Boat That Rocked Begins Production

Universal Pictures and Working Title Films announced today that principal photography began March 3rd 2008, on "The Boat That Rocked", the new comedy about rock and roll, boys and a boat from filmmaker Richard Curtis ("Love Actually," "Four Weddings...

The Random Spiel: March 3rd 2008

-Posters for Get Smart, Superhero Movie, Wall-E, Fireflies in the Garden, Flawless, Street Kings.-New videos are out for the horror flick "The Alphabet Killer" by "Wrong Turn" helmer Rob Schmidt (click here), the direct-to-DVD sequel "Starship Troopers 3: Marauder".-Guillermo...

Neve Campbell Joins Vivaldi Biopic

Neve Campbell ("Scream," "Wild Things") has joined the Boris Damast-directed Vivaldi biopic with Joseph Fiennes reports Variety.The movie follows Antonio Vivaldi's early life, when the young priest became the music teacher at a school for the illegitimate daughters of...

March Dark Knight Updates

The Harvey Dent portion of "The Dark Knight" viral campaign has started up with promise of an update at IBelieveInHarveyDent.com in the next few days."The Batman", the most recent and least interesting incarnation of all the animated Batman series,...

McSteamy Heats Up Marley & Me

"Grey's Anatomy" hunk McSteamy, aka. Eric Dane will co-star with Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston and Alan Arkin in Fox 2000's adaptation of John Grogan's bestselling memoir "Marley & Me" reports Variety.Don Roos and Scott Frank wrote the script in...

Three More In For A Gigantic Time

John Goodman, Ed Asner and Jane Alexander are joining Paul Dano and Zooey Deschanel in the indie romantic comedy "Gigantic" for Epoch Films and Killer Films says The Hollywood Reporter.Dano will play Brian, a depressed mattress salesman whose quest...

Tim Allen Is Certifiably Crazy

Tim Allen will direct and star in the indie adult comedy "Crazy on the Outside" reports the trades.Penned by Judd Pilot and John Peaslee, it follows a ex-con who finds his life outside of prison to be much crazier,...

Pras Is The Fugee Of Oz

Ex-Fugees member Pras Michel has optioned film and TV rights to the Caliber Comics series "Dark Oz" reports Variety.The storyline follows an older Dorothy Gale in a "gothic and more macabre" setting as she journeys through Oz with the...

Anne Heche To Spread ‘Em

Anne Heche is set to star opposite Ashton Kutcher in the indie romantic comedy "Spread" reports Reuters.Penned by by Jason Dean Hall, the pair will mix it up in the tale of a womanizer and the lover he scorns....

Mulroney To Run for Her Life

Dermot Mulroney will star in the organ-harvesting thriller "Run for Her Life" for 26 Films says The Hollywood Reporter.Mulroney will play a district attorney whose daughter contracts a rare illness and needs new lungs. After discovering she's low...

The Fallout Of New Line Folding

At least 75% of New Line's 600 employees will be cut in coming months while a bare-bones staff stays on (much like the post-Weinstein Miramax) reports Variety.The announcement of the studio being folded into Warner Bros. Pictures late last...

US Spaced Remake Goes Ahead

American remakes of hit UK television shows, especially comedies, generally fail quicker than one's New Year's Eve pledges. For every rare success such as "The Office", there's ten others that often fail to get off the ground. The...

Smit-McPhee Out Of Wolverine

Young Aussie thesp Kodi Smit-McPhee ("Romulus, My Father") won the role of a young Logan in 20th Century Fox's X-Men Origins: Wolverine late last year.Now, because of a change in shooting dates, the actor has had to bow out...

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