Studio “Warner Bros.” acquired Ari Sandel for directing the comedy named “Dancing With Myself”. The script is written by Melisa Wallack, story tells us about a busy workaholic who does not take the time his family.
Jon Favreau in front of the “MTV” cameras has brutally cracked down a particularly annoying rumors: - “They’ll have to [find a different director], because I’m not going to be available.” - “It’s something I’m being the executive producer on, so I’ll definitely have input and a say.”
In the hands of “Columbia Pictures” appeared the rights on the English miniseries “Red Riding”, from which they try to make a feature film with the efforts of screenwriter Steve Zaillian and the director Ridley Scott. The source is based on the four novels of David Peace, they will be released in the U.S. this [...]
The producer Jerry Bruckheimer sat novice writers Sean O’Keefe and Will Staples for the adaptation of the novel by Lorenzo Carcaterra “Apaches”. “Disney” studio won the battle for the film rights over “Warner Bros.” and “Paramount” studios long time ago, back in 1997
Company “CBS Films”, has united the forces with producers, Andrew Gunn, and Mark Waters, for an adaptation to the big screen of the novel “Freaky Monday” – a thematic continuation of the “Freaky Friday”. First Source concocted by Mary Rodgers the author of the novel “Freaky Friday” which was released in 1973
Director Sam Raimi has chosen MTV, to tell how goes the screen version of World of Warcraft. The first interesting detail – the script on the conscience of Robert Rodat – author of the story “Saving Private Ryan.”
On Sunday at the Pusan International Film Festival (South Korea), Bryan Singer confirmed about his interest to working on subsequent films series “X-Men.” “I’m still looking to possibly returning to the “X-Men” franchise, – confessed Singer, who shot the first two films of franchise.
At the “Fox” studio preoccupied about another retelling the story of Moses. They decided not to waste time on trifles, and to cover the entire life of the prophet and lawgiver, full of significant events and fateful achievements
Bruce Greenwood and David Walliams have joined to the casting list of comedy “Dinner for Schmucks”. The main role will play Steve Carell, and Paul Rudd, also in the movie are involved: Lucy Punch, Zach Galifianakis and Stephanie Szostak.
The company “Mandalay Pictures” has acquired film rights to the Joe Hill’s novel “Horns”, without waiting for first-hand on the shelves of shops (the book goes on sale in February 2010). Peter Guber and Cathy Schulman will produce the film.
Neil Marshall , currently involved in post-production of peplum “Centurion”, also has been spared with the 3D-mania: for the office “Ghost House Pictures” of Sam Raimi, he will shoot a three-dimensional horror “Burst 3D”. Scenario composed by Gary Dauberman (“Swamp Devil”).
Kristen Bell got a role in the musical picture “Burlesque”, which Steve Antin will shoot for the studio “Screen Gems”. Main role is assigned to Christina Aguilera – singer made her debut in the film with role of the provincial vocalist
Bosses of a small, but the proud company “Twisted Pictures” have finally found where to invest the profits, which regularly brings their long-playing movie series “Saw”: the subject of lively interest of the horror makers became a rights on a horror franchise “Texas Chainsaw Massacre”
Managers of the “Legendary Pictures” are focused on the comics by Warren Ellis named “Gravel”. Graphic series publishes “Avatar Press”, and the main character of the story is William Gravel, who first appeared on the illustrated pages at 1999, in the comics “Strange Kiss”.
Gregg Araki, the author of the classic for 90-s film «The Doom Generation», began to shoot the picture named «Kaboom». The screenplay was written by Araki himself, details of the plot is a murky secret.
Quentin Tarantino, who announced last week, about plans to shoot the third film in addition to the two parts of “Kill Bill”, will not stop on that and shared with the distinguished publication “Variety” other of his creative plans.
Casting list of “Predators” was declassified. “Variety” and “Hollywood Reporter” are reporting, that in the restart of the “Predator” will play Adrien Brody, Danny Trejo, Alice Braga, Oleg Taktarov, Mahershalalhashbaz Ali, Louis Ozawa Changchien and Walton Goggins.
The studio “DreamWorks” is going to bring back to life action-thriller “Motorcade,” which receives a charge of vivacity from the new director – Jon Cassar – better known for his accomplishments as an executive producer and director of widely known in very narrow circles series “24″.
The producer of the reality-horror “Paranormal Activity” Oren Peli, who dreams of the laurels and the income of authors “Blair Witch Project”, began to show his talent: for the production of his next film, “Area 51″, the “Paramount” studio is ready to pay as much as 5 billion USD.
Sharon Stone scares us with the prospect of her naked body in the drama “Satisfaction”, where she is involved with Chris Evans and Carice van Houten.
Michael Mann will produce the biopic about the famous military photographer Robert Capa. Mann has long sought about a suitable opportunity for the moving to the screen Capa’s life, and a Spanish novel by Susana Fortes “Waiting for Robert Capa”
Company “Mandeville Films” will bring to the big screen comics “Cla$$War”, composed by Rob Williams and drawn by Trevor Heyrsayn and Travel Foreman. Producers of the screen version will be Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman.
Stellan Skarsgard has joined to the acting ensemble of “Marvel” comic book adaptation named “Thor”. Which role inherited Skarsgard, is still unknown. In the director’s chair sits Kenneth Branagh.
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