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Fox Hires Scribe For ‘Chronicle 2′

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Fox is getting moving on Chronicle 2, the sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit movie directed by Josh Trank. The studio has hired Jack Stanley to write the script. The lone credit I can find on him is Sweetheart, the story of a female assassin whose attempt to get out of the biz is thrown awry by her high school 2 weeks 2 days ago via donnieyen
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David S. Goyer Is Interesetd in ‘Green Lantern’ Movie

variety.com – With the highest grossing Warner Bros. and DC Comics superhero movies already under his belt, writer David S. Goyer has his sights set on one of the studio’s least successful adaptions — “Green Lantern.” Goyer, who wrote the screenplays for Christopher Nolan’s “Dark Knight” trilogy and Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel,” is currently working on... 2 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
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Shailene Woodley Unlikely to Return for 'Amazing Spider-Man 3'

movieweb.com – It's odd and a little painful to watch Divergent star Shailene Woodley continue to field questions about her time spent as Mary Jane on the set of The Amazing Spider-Man 2. We have it on pretty good authority that she was fired from the role, though there still seems to be a question about whether or not she will return for The Amazing Spider-Man 3. 2 weeks 2 days ago via jackiechan
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Bruckheimer Says Top Gun 2 to Tackle Drones

ign.com – Jerry Bruckheimer has been talking about his plans for a potential Top Gun sequel, stating that the proposed film will tackle the issue of drones, while star Tom Cruise has said that the film is edging closer to becoming a reality. 2 weeks 2 days ago via jackiechan
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‘Twilight’ Producers on Board Robert Silverberg Sci-Fi Story for Focus (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com – Focus Features has acquired movie rights to the Robert Silverberg sci-fi story “How It Was When the Past Went Away.” Producers are Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen of Temple Hill Entertainment, producers of the “Twilight” franchise. Vince Gerardis is executive producing. The Pastor brothers, David and Alex, are adapting. The movie is about what happens... 2 weeks 2 days ago via jackiechan
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MGM To Make New Live-Action/CG ‘Pink Panther’ Movie

deadline.com – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) is developing for production a full-length hybrid animation and live-action feature film based on the animated “Pink Panther” character, it was announced today by Gary Barber, chairman and CEO of MGM and Jonathan Glickman, president of the studio’s motion picture group. 2 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
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MGM Taps ‘Simpsons’ Director to Helm Rebooted ‘Pink Panther’ movie

variety.com – MGM’s is looking to reboot “The Pink Panther,” tapping David Silverman to helm the live-action/animated hybrid pic. This pic will not focus the famous Inspector Jacques Clouseau played by Peter Sellers and later by Roberto Benigni and Steve Martin, but rather on the animated panther that appeared in the opening credits and eventually had its... 2 weeks 2 days ago via jackiechan
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Princess Pictures, Anonymous Content Land Benedict Arnold Tale ‘The Traitor’s Wife’

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Princess Pictures has acquired screen rights to The Traitor’s Wife, the bestseller by Allison Pataki about Benedict Arnold’s historical betrayal of General George Washington. Turns out that behind the most notorious turncoat of the American Revolutionary War was a wife half his age who orchestrated the whole thing. Peggy Shippen Arnold was a beautiful socialite half her husband’s age, with a loyalty to the British that led her to exploit her husband’s disillusionment into a scandalous move. 2 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
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Top Gun sequel on cards, says Tom Cruise

theguardian.com – Actor in successful 1986 original still keen to complete project despite death of director Tony ScottA long mulled-over Top Gun sequel is on the way, according to comments made by Tom Cruise, star of the original box office hit from 1986.Cruise, who was in London to attend the Empire film awards, told Sky News that "if we can get over some stumbling blocks it will be fun to do". 2 weeks 3 days ago via jackiechan
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Jackson To Return For "Incredibles 2"?

darkhorizons.com – Samuel L. Jackson says he'll likely reprise his voice role of the hero Frozone (aka. Lucius Best) in Pixar's recently announced "The Incredibles" sequel. Jackson tells Digital Spy: "Every time I run into Brad, he always tells me Frozone is part of what's going on, so I have to believe that. 2 weeks 5 days ago via donnieyen
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Legendary Acquires John Shiffman's Book ‘Operation Shakespeare’ (Exclusive)

thewrap.com – Legendary Pictures has acquired rights to John Shiffman's novel “Operation Shakespeare,” TheWrap has learned. “Operation Shakespeare” is the true story of a daring international sting led by an elite Homeland Security team out to stop foreign arms dealers from acquiring and selling U.S. military technology. 2 weeks 5 days ago via jetli
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Frank Darabont Says There's "Not A Shred Of Truth" To 'Indiana Jones' Reboot Rumors

fb.indiewire.com – It's been a pretty wild few days for fans of the "Indiana Jones" franchise. Late Tuesday night, word dropped that Disney was considering a reboot of the beloved series, and had Bradley Cooper down on their list of names of potential people to take over the role. The internet collectively freaked, and it wasn't long for industry folks associated with the franchise to weigh in, with producer Frank Marshall calling the rumors "ridiculous."Now another name associated in the Indiana Jones report has taken the denial a step further. 2 weeks 5 days ago via brucelee
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MGM Re-Opens ‘Barbershop’ For Business With Ice Cube Deal

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: MGM is reviving its Barbershop franchise. The film company is negotiating a mid-seven-figure deal with Ice Cube to reprise his role as the catalyst for Barbershop 3. They are about to start talking to writers and I’m told the hope is to re-enlist Cedric the Entertainer and Queen Latifah as well. 3 weeks 17 hours ago via donnieyen
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Warner Bros Lands Mitch Albom Novel ‘The First Phone Call From Heaven’

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros has acquired The First Phone Call From Heaven, the bestselling novel by Mitch Albom that was published last November by Harper. Denise DiNovi will produce. The book opens on a morning in the small town of Coldwater, MI, when the phones start ringing and the voices say they calling from heaven. 3 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
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‘Tucker and Dale Vs Evil 2′ Officially in Development

feedproxy.google.com – Tucker and Dale Vs Evil 2 is officially on the way. At a recent horror convention, stars Tyler Labine and Alan Tudyk announced that producers recently contacted them to say a sequel to the 2010 original is currently in development. Labine and Tudyk made the Tucker and Dale Vs Evil 2 announcement at Horrorhound in Cincinnati, OH this past week. 3 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
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