The Random Spiel: December 28th 2007

The first photo from the “Death Race” remake with Jason Statham has gone online.

-Composer Michael Giacchino (“Lost”) will score “Speed Racer,” whilst Alan Silvestri (“Van Helsing”) will score “G.I. Joe” reports Collider.

-French director Xavier Gens (“Hitman”) tells Le Film Francais that he may direct the new “Conan the Barbarian” movie.

-The Tribbles will be putting in a small appearance in the upcoming J.J. Abrams “Star Trek” movie reports Trekweb.

-John C. Reilly reveals to Cinema Blend that even though a role was written specifically for him, he had to turn down appearing in Paul Thomas Anderson’s “There Will Be Blood”.

-Guillermo Del Toro talks about missing out on “Halo,” plans for “At the Mountains of Madness” and “Hellboy II.”

-Eva Green jetted into Sydney last week to audition for a role in “Justice League” says The Daily Telegraph.

-The official site for the upcoming direct-to-DVD animated release “Justice League: New Frontier” has opened up, giving us a sneak peek at the new feature.

-One of the greatest ideas in architectural history – someone should build a Godzilla-shaped skyscraper in Tokyo. Artist renditions are online here.

-Michael Stahl-David, one of the actors involved in the J.J. Abrams-produced upcoming monster movie “Cloverfield” has talked to The IESB about the project.

-One of Kate Hudson’s upcoming romantic comedies – “Bachelor Number 2” – has changed its title to “My Best Friend’s Girl”.

-A lot of the screenplays for this year’s potential Oscar nominated films have been released at Simply Scripts.

-The first photo is up of Corey Feldman reprising his role as Edgar Frog in Warner Home Video’s “Lost Boys 2: The Tribe”