The Random Spiel: April 27th 2007

USA Today has posted a new photo of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark in the upcoming “Iron Man”.

-Some truly spectacular sketches of the new pirate ghosts in the upcoming “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” are up at AICN.

-Audiences eager to see “Ratatouille” will get an early summer treat on Tuesday, May 1st when an extended nine-minute sequence from the film will debut exclusively on

Latino Review has a full on description up of the 22-page script treatment for the film version of the video game “Gears of War”

-Kate Beckinsale says that whilst she hasn’t been approached to play “Barbarella,” she likes the idea.

– Luke Goss talks about his role as the villainous prince in the upcoming “Hellboy” sequel to Shock Til You Drop.

– Sarah Silverman is set to host the 2007 MTV Movie Awards which will be broadcast live from the Gibson Theater in Universal City, California on Sunday, June 3rd 2007.

-The filmmakers behind “Watchmen” are not happy with NBC’s “Heroes” for ripping off their ending reports The New York Post.

-Angelina Jolie talks about the difficulties in playing Mariane Pearl in the upcoming “A Mighty Heart” to Entertainment Weekly.

-Directors Shane Black (“Kiss Kiss Bang Bang”) and Edgar Wright (“Hot Guzz”) go head-to-head in this 90-minute interview discussing all sorts of wacky topics.

-Reports of filming in Prague on the Adrien Brody and Rinko Kikuchi thriller “The Brothers Bloom” are up at AICN.

-Jason Reitman talks about the Jennifer Garner flick “Juno” and even a potential “Ghostbusters” revival in an interview with Jew Review.

-A cool new sketch from Mike Dougherty’s “Trick ‘r Treat” is up at AICN.

-Picturehouse has acquired the U.S. rights to “The Fox & the Child”, the first narrative film from the team that created “March of the Penguins”.

-Part Two of an interesting script review is up for “We3”. just put up an exclusive interview from the set of the controversial “Captivity” with Elisha Cuthbert.

– Rosamund Pike has denied reports that she’ll star in the film remake of “Gaslight”.

-The first photo is out from the Liv Tyler horror movie “The Strangers”, as are the first four photos from the Coen Bros. “No Country for Old Men.”

– Here is a first look at EA Games new videogame version of “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.”