The Random Spiel: March 1st 2007

A huge load of stills and production art from Disney productions in the pipeline including Prince of Persia, Enchanted, Prince Caspian, Wall-E and Toy Story 3 is up at filmick

-“We couldn’t find a way of making us all happy with the script. It’s been through various drafts, but I just decided to say no before I got too far into it” says Director Roger Michell on why he turned down the next James Bond film.

-David Cronenberg tells E! News that “From what I hear, Nic Cage wants the part” in the planned remake of the 1986 cult classic “The Fly”.

– “I think it’s in his contract [to make an appearance]” said MGM CEO Harry Sloan this week about Schwarzenegger making a “Terminator 4” cameo.

Its official – the next motion picture of the “Star Trek” franchise will begin filming this fall for a theatrical release on Christmas Day 2008.

-Posters are out for Live Free or Die Hard, Sunshine,

Year of the Dog, Vacancy and Captivity.

– A full description of the first act of Pixar’s “Wall-E” which is pretty much a silent film is up at

-Zach Braff comedy “The Ex” (aka. “Fast Track”) has been delayed yet again, this time it’ll be out May 11th

-“The Mummy 3” will apparently shoot at the Cite du Cinema studio in Montreal, right where “300” was filmed.

-If you missed all the reporting on the past weekend’s New York Comic Con, a rather thorough report is now online at MTV News.

– They weren’t accepted, but here’s some interesting alternate marketing posters for the upcoming Pixar flick “Ratatouille”

-The assorted Oscar winning scripts have gone online.

-Photos are out for: Wind Chill, No Country for Old Men,

Sunshine, Spider-Man 3, The Hills Have Eyes 2,

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, The Oxford Murders.

– Script reviews for National Treasure 2,

Green Effect, The Imaginarium of Dr Parnassus.

– Details are out for the soundtrack for the Tarantino half of the “Grindhouse” double feature.