Movie News: Development

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Universal Buys Thriller Pitch From Chadwick Boseman

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures has acquired an untitled pitch from the studio's Get On Up star Chadwick Boseman. Boseman played James Brown for the studio this summer after breaking out as Jackie Robinson in 42. He sold the thriller pitch with writing partner Logan Coles and is attached to star in a story described as being in the vein of The Fugitive. 2 weeks 4 hours ago via jetli
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Will we see Neil Gaiman's 'Hansel & Gretel' on the big screen?

hitfix.com – The upcoming illustrated reimagining of the classic fairly tale has been optioned for a live-action adaptation 2 weeks 4 hours ago via jetli
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Jay Chandrasekhar tells Reddit ‘Super Troopers 2′ will have a Kickstarter

insidemovies.ew.com – In a Reddit AMA to promote Really, his new Amazon pilot, Jay Chandrasekhar revealed that a sequel to Super Troopers, his 2001 2 weeks 8 hours ago via theothersenhman
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Fault in Our Stars author John Green's Paper Towns gets big-screen green light

theguardian.com – Robot & Frank's Jake Schreier hired to direct the movie version of the 2008 young adult novel after Fault's surprise success The Fault in Our Stars named hit of the summer on social media Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort boss movie section of Teen Choice awards 2 weeks 12 hours ago via jackiechan
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‘Eleanor Rigby's’ Ned Benson to Rewrite ‘Starbucks’ Movie for Weinstein Co. (Exclusive)

thewrap.com – There's a reunion brewing between the Weinstein Company and “The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby” filmmaker Ned Benson, who the studio has hired to rewrite the script for “How Starbucks Saved My Life,” TheWrap has learned. Michael Gates Gill's bestselling memoir follows an advertising executive who loses his job and family, leaving him no other options but to take a job at Starbucks, where he befriends a young manager and learns about life and love.

2 weeks 1 day ago via donnieyen
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X-Men: Apocalypse to Shoot in Montreal

comingsoon.net – Journal De Montreal (via CJAD) has confirmed that the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse will shoot in Montreal once again, with set construction to begin at the end of this year and cameras to roll starting in April of 2015. The production will set up shop in Mel's Studio, the home of this year's X-Men: 2 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
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Juliet Blake Developing Live-Action HANSEL AND GRETEL Movie Based on Neil Gaiman Graphic Novel

collider.com – Producer Juliet Blake (The Hundred-Foot Journey) has acquired the feature rights to Hansel and Gretel, the upcoming graphic novel authored by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Lorenzo Mattotti. The plan is to make a live-action Hansel and Gretel movie that I suspect will be a shade more faithful to the Brothers Grimm fairy tale than last year's Hansel & Gretel: 2 weeks 1 day ago via jackiechan
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‘Shazam’ Movie Not Connected to ‘Justice League’ Shared Universe?

screenrant.com – DC’s Shazam movie is happening – but even as we today confirmed that Dwayne “The Rock Johnson” is playing Black Adam, the film’s villain, there have been other details surrounding the project that are raising a few questions. One noticeable anomaly is that the film is being produced by New Line Cinema – the subsidiary of Warner Bros. 2 weeks 2 days ago via jetli
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New Line President Talks SHAZAM Movie: Will Have "Sense Of Humor And Fun"

comicbookmovie.com – The first cast member for the upcoming Shazam movie has finally been announced to be Dwyane "The Rock" Johnson and now EW.com reached out to Toby Emmerich, the president of New Line to find out a few things about the upcoming superhero flick. After stating the film will contain a "tone unto itself", he elaborated: 2 weeks 2 days ago via jetli
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Dwayne Johnson to Play Black Adam in ‘Shazam,’ Darren Lemke To Script (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com – Though Dwayne Johnson hasn’t been shy about teasing his potential involvement in DC and New Line’s “Shazam” movie, the superhero comicbook pic now looks closer to achieving lift-off. Sources tell Variety that Darren Lemke is set to write the script with Johnson attached to star. Johnson will play Black Adam, who in recent issues of the DC comicbook, is... 2 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
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Will ‘Captain America 3' have room for the Red Skull's return?

hitfix.com – Directors Joe and Anthony Russo weigh in on whether Cap's arch-nemesis Red Skull could resurface in the "Captain America: Winter Soldier" sequel. 2 weeks 3 days ago via jetli
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Black Widow movie will happen eventually, Stan Lee suggests

rss.feedsportal.com – Lee also appears to confirm that a Black Panther movie is in the works. 2 weeks 3 days ago via jackiechan
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Warner Bros. registers domains for Wonder Woman, Shazam, Justice League

hitfix.com – Warner Bros. has registered domains for "Justice League," "Wonder Woman," "Shazam" and "Aquaman." 2 weeks 3 days ago via brucelee
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Sources say a movie version of 24 is being considered again

joblo.com – After the shortened season of 24 subtitled LIVE ANOTHER DAY ended last month, the future for the Kiefer Sutherland action series still seemed ambiguous. Yes, the new run was enjoyed by fans of the previous eight seasons, but the ratings were less than stellar. Still, there was clearly still life in Jack Bauer.

2 weeks 3 days ago via theothersenhman
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Sony Pictures Animation Developing Faith-Based Movie About Nativity Story (Exclusive)

thewrap.com – Sony Pictures Animation is developing “The Lamb,” an animated movie inspired by the Nativity story that DeVon Franklin will produce under his newly-minted company Franklin Entertainment. Based on an original pitch by Tom Sheridan, the film will feature both laughs and heart, as well as an all-animal cast. Sony Animation intends to produce an inspiring, respectful and entertaining take on the famous Nativity story while remaining accessible to a broad audiences. 2 weeks 3 days ago via jackiechan
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