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They Want to Remake The Omen and Audition

shocktillyoudrop.com – Combining two bits of remake news here because, well, what the hell… Let's start with the ludicrous project first. Apparently, Fox wasn't content with 2006's remake ofThe Omen and is developing another one. This time with Platinum Dunes. Yeah, you know the PD fellas – they gave usThe Texas Chainsaw Massacre,The Amityville Horror,The Hitcher,Friday the 13thandA Nightmare on Elm Streetremakes.

3 weeks 6 days ago via jetli
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‘Terminator,’ ‘Basic Instinct’ Producer Piecing Together ‘Audition’ Remake

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Terminator, Rambo, and Basic Instinct exec producer Mario Kassar is assembling an English-language adaptation of Audition, the infamous 1997 novel by Japanese author Ryu Murakami about a lonely widower who gets more than he bargains for when he puts out a fake casting call to find a new girlfriend. 3 weeks 6 days ago via jetli
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‘Transformers 4′ Producer Talks ‘Transformers 5′, ‘G.I. Joe 3′ & More

screenrant.com – [NOTE: The following interview contains MINOR SPOILERS for Transformers: Age of Extinction] Optimus Prime and his Autobot allies are back for a new big screen adventure in Transformers: Age of Extinction – and while some longtime fans of the “robots in disguise” still feel burned by Michael Bay’s live-action franchise, the film series continues to rake in massive box office returns. 3 weeks 6 days ago via donnieyen
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Warner Bros. plans to remake the 1981 soccer film ‘Victory’

insidemovies.ew.com – World Cup fever might be having an impact in Hollywood. Sources close to the project confirm The Hollywood Reporter‘s new 3 weeks 6 days ago via donnieyen
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Frank Darabont To Direct 'Snow White And The Huntsman 2,' Kristen Stewart Might Not Return

fb.indiewire.com – So, remember all that talk about a "Snow White And The Huntsman" sequel, well you better check yourself before you wreck yourself, because it looks like the gameplan is changing. Yes, Universal still wants to make a followup, but they're changing course a bit while hiring a pretty top tier name to be the guiding light.

4 weeks 14 hours ago via jackiechan
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Frank Darabont In Talks To Direct ‘Snow White And The Huntsman 2′

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: As I told you last week, Frank Darabont was on the short list to direct Universal’s Snow White And The Huntsman 2. Now its a really short list: I’m hearing he’s in negotiations to direct the sequel to the original, which Rupert Sanders helmed and which grossed close to $400 million worldwide on a $170M budget.

4 weeks 15 hours ago via jetli
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CBS Films Acquires Rights To A.G. Riddle’s Sci-Fi ‘Atlantis’ Books

deadline.com – CBS Films said it has secured rights to the trilogy of Atlantis sci-fi novels by A.G. Riddle, a serious deal for a self-published series that has been a fixture on Amazon‘s eBook sales charts. The first book in the series, The Atlantis Gene, was published in March 2013, and the plot revolves around a brilliant geneticist and an international counterterrorism agent who team to thwart a global pandemic and solve the greatest mystery of all time: 4 weeks 18 hours ago via jetli
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Mark Wahlberg Drops ‘Ted 2′ Plot Hints, Says It Will Be ‘Crazier Than Ever’

screenrant.com – Starting this week, rapper, actor and action star Mark Wahlberg can be seen in theaters opposite some very intimidating co-stars in his latest movie Transformers: Age of Extinction, but next on his agenda is a reunion with a certain naughty, larger-than-life CGI teddy bear named Ted (Seth MacFarlane). The sequel to the 2012 hit, so far just called Ted 2, will begin filming very soon for a summer 2015 release, albeit with a few noticeable changes from the original.

4 weeks 1 day ago via jackiechan
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Dermot Mulroney Tapped For ‘Insidious 3′

deadline.com – Writer-director Leigh Whannell just announced on Twitter that Dermot Mulroney will star in Insidious: Chapter 3, the latest pic the franchise produced by Jason Blum’s Blumhouse, Oren Peli and James Wan. Plot and character details are being kept under wraps but the threequel also stars Jem and the Holograms‘ Stefanie Scott, who was cast earlier this month. 4 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
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'About a Boy' Duo Teams to Remake Japanese 'Like Father, Like Son'

feedproxy.google.com – Late last summer, we got word that Steven Spielberg had picked up the Cannes Film Festival hit Japanese drama Like Father, Like Son from filmmaker Hirozaku Kore-Eda's for a remake here in the United States. Now the Americanized version of the story that took home the Prix du Jury prize has legs as Variety reports DreamWorks has hired Chris & Paul Weitz to script the film. 4 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
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Fox Rebooting 'Predator' With Shane Black (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – The "Lethal Weapon" creator and "Iron Man 3" director will write the treatment and is attached to direct the project which could relaunch the sci-fi action franchise. 4 weeks 2 days ago via theothersenhman
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Next 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Movie May Shoot In 2015, 'At World's End' Most Expensive Film Ever Made

fb.indiewire.com – The last we heard about "Pirates Of The Caribbean 5" aka "Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" was not so good. Originally slated for release next year, it was taken off the calendar, and of this spring, it still needed a script. But perhaps the pieces are starting to come together? 4 weeks 2 days ago via theothersenhman
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Dwayne Johnson Will Have an Expanded Role in 'G.I. Joe 3'

movieweb.com – While G.I. Joe 3 was confirmed for a 2016 release date alongside Transformers 5 and Star Trek 3, it's the one sequel will still no very little about. Director Jon M. Chu was once set to reprise his role after helming the well-received G.I. Joe Retaliation. But production delays saw him taking over another Hasbro property with Jem and the Holograms instead, and before G.I. 4 weeks 2 days ago via donnieyen
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Lorenzo Di Bonaventura Says Jon M. Chu Not Directing G.I. Joe 3, Talks Shooting In 2015, New Characters And Story

wegotthiscovered.com – Though it’s safe to say that none of us look back on Stephen Sommers’ G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra with fond memories, at least Jon M. Chu’s follow-up G.I. Joe: Retaliation was at least a bit more fun – thanks mostly to new star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Retaliation rushed past Rise of Cobra at the box office, earning $375 million as opposed to the first film’s $302 million, which made a third movie an absolute certainty. 4 weeks 2 days ago via jetli
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G.I. JOE 3 Producer Says Film Should Begin Shooting In Early 2015

comicbookmovie.com – Lorenzo di Bonaventura, executive producer of both the G.I. Joe film series and the Transformers franchise, recently spoke about the former while promoting the upcoming release of the latter's quasi-reboot. On the Joe front, it seems di Bonaventura is willing to acknowledge that neither G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra or G.I.Joe: 4 weeks 3 days ago via donnieyen
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