Movie News: Development

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Disney Animator Sells ‘Three Shadows’ to FilmNation (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com – Cyril Pedrosa, who launched his career in Disney animation, has sold movie rights to his French graphic novel “Three Shadows” to FilmNation Entertainment. “Three Shadows,” published in 2008, centers on a father who takes his son on an epic journey in order to cheat death. Based in France, Pedrosa began his career in animation by... 1 week 1 day ago via donnieyen
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The Goonies sequel: Corey Feldman happy to return

rss.feedsportal.com – "If they write it, I will come," says cult '80s actor Corey Feldman. 1 week 2 days ago via donnieyen
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LEGO Movie Directors Turn Down Ghostbusters 3

ign.com – Well, that didn’t take long. The directing team of Phil Lord and Chris Miller will not direct Ghostbusters 3. The news comes just weeks after it seemed likely they would replace Ivan Reitman, who left the project shortly after the death of star Harold Ramis. Coming off back-to-back hits with 21 Jump Street and The LEGO Movie (not to mention Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs), Lord and Miller have their pick of projects. 1 week 2 days ago via brucelee
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DreamWorks Options Crime Novel ‘Made in Sweden’ (Exclusive)

thewrap.com – DreamWorks has optioned Anders Roslund and Stefan Thunberg's Swedish crime novel “Made in Sweden,” TheWrap has learned. Mark Sourian, who has a production deal at the studio, will produce the crime thriller, while Niclas Salomonsson will executive produce along with authors Roslund and Thunberg. “Made in Sweden” tells the extraordinary true story of the largest wave of bank robberies in Sweden's history. 1 week 2 days ago via theothersenhman
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Drew Goddard Near Helming Deal For Spider-Man Spinoff ‘Sinister Six’

deadline.com – BREAKING: Sony Pictures is nearing a deal with Drew Goddard to direct Sinister Six, the Amazing Spider-Man spinoff for the studio. Goddard wrote the script for this first of what Marvel and Sony hope will be a new film franchise that shapes up as an Avengers-like all-star team of bad guys. 1 week 2 days ago via donnieyen
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‘Exodus’ Scribes Adam Cooper & Bill Collage Take ‘Assassin’s Creed’

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Adam Cooper and Bill Collage are rewriting for New Regency and Ubisoft Assassin’s Creed, the live-action adaptation of the Ubisoft vidgame that is coming together as a vehicle for 12 Years A Slave star Michael Fassbender. Cooper and Collage have been on a roll of late. They most recently scripted the original draft of Exodus: 1 week 2 days ago via brucelee
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‘Battlestar Galactica’ Movie Gets New Life at Universal (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com – Universal is ramping up a movie version of the sci-fi franchise “Battlestar Galactica,” aiming to develop the film as a complete reimagining of the story. “Transcendence” writer Jack Paglen has signed on to write the screenplay. Paglen has also committed to Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus” sequel for Fox, which will start production this fall. 1 week 2 days ago via jetli
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Captain America 3 Writers Reveal New Info

ign.com – With Captain America: The Winter Soldier making waves at the worldwide box office, screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely have divulged some new info on the highly anticipated Captain America 3. (Suffice to say, Winter Soldier SPOILERS follow below.) While speaking with Collider, Markus and McFeely revealed that they were invited to work on Cap 3 late last year. 1 week 2 days ago via jackiechan
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DreamWorks Acquires Swedish Bank Robbery Book 'Made in Sweden'

feedproxy.google.com – Anders Roslund and Stefan Thunberg's crime thriller tells the true story of the largest wave of bank robberies in Sweden's history. 1 week 2 days ago via brucelee
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RADiUS-TWC, Blumhouse, Duplass Brothers Team for 'Creep' Trilogy

feedproxy.google.com – The two-man psychological thriller, starring Mark Duplass, premiered at South by Southwest. 1 week 2 days ago via jackiechan
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Gremlins Reboot May Be Back On Fast Track At Warner Bros.

cinemablend.com – Next to superheroes, nostalgia fuels the current blockbuster climate. Younger versions of the Ghostbusters are expected to suit up. Richard Donner swears they are doing a Goonies sequel. And if Hollywood gets its way, Gizmo and his evil "step" brothers, the Gremlins, could be returning to theaters. Buried in its story about the Goonies sequel, AICN casually tosses off in one line that they believe the long-gestating Gremlins reboot is back on the fast track to production. 1 week 2 days ago via jetli
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Marvel's Feige Talks Cap 2 Spoilers & BvS Showdown

ign.com – Shortly before the opening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, we had the chance to chat with Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige about what the momentous events depicted in the film mean for the Marvel Cinematic Universe as well as the ABC television series Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. We also asked him about Marvel's looming 2016 showdown with Batman vs. 1 week 2 days ago via donnieyen
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‘Captain America 3′ Set for May 6, 2016

variety.com – Disney and Marvel have officially dated “Captain America 3″ for May 6, 2016 — the same date as Warner Bros.’ untitled “Superman-Batman” movie. Marvel made the announcement on its web site following a record-setting U.S. debut for “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” 1 week 2 days ago via donnieyen
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Sony Pictures Lands New Republic Article For Film On China’s First American Football League Championship Team

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: As The New Republic turns 100 years old, Sony Pictures and Escape Artists have made a preemptive acquisition of The Year Of The Pigskin, a just published feature by Christopher Beam about the unlikely success of the Chongqing Dockers, one of the first teams in the very first American football league to form in China. 1 week 3 days ago via jetli
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Sony Lands New Republic Article ‘Year of the Pigskin’ for Escape Artists

variety.com – In an aggressive bidding war, Sony has acquired the rights to the New Republic article “The Year of the Pigskin” with Escape Artists attached to produce. The recently published story and had several studios — including Universal — after it before finally falling to Sony. The article was written by Christopher Beam and follows one American’s... 1 week 3 days ago via jetli
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