The Random Spiel: June 2nd 2008

New photos are out from the DTV sequel Lost Boys: The Tribe, the Robert Downey Jr. drama The Soloist, and the DTV anime anthology Batman feature Batman: Gotham Knight.

– Reshoots are to take place on the troubled “Where the Wild Things Are” production at the end of this week and will continue throughout the rest of the month.

-“Wall-E” has a final runtime of 97 minutes, not including the 5-minute short “Presto” that’s included beforehand. Pixar’s “Up” will NOT have a trailer attached to the film, rather Disney’s “Bolt” will be included.

-Jack Black has denied reports that he’s under consideration for “The Hobbit”.

-Producer Belle Avery talks about the current status of the giant prehistoric shark movie “MEG”.

-Brett Ratner has mentioned that he might be working on a movie adaptation of the video game “God of War”.

-An interesting article on M. Night Shyamalan on the eve of his “The Happening” opening next week.

-Sony’s head of media relations says that all the recent Peter Parker casting rumors are bull – “No one is being considered for the role but Tobey. Period.”

-Chris Browning (“As The World Turns,” “3:10 to Yuma”) has been confirmed as playing the role of Morrison, one of John Connor’s robot-battling friends in “Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins”.

-Looks like the Autobot Jazz will be in the upcoming “Transformers” seqeuel after all.