Imagine Entertainment has hired screenwriter Noah Oppenheim (The Secret Life of Houdini) to adapt George Orwell's classic novel 1984.We reported back in March that Imagine acquired the rights to the novel, which follows Winston Smith, a man who works at the Ministry of Truth, literally rewriting history as it unfolds.
2014 Fall Film Festival Recap: The Verdict on Films Screening at TIFF, Telluride, and Venice
Get the critical consensus on the 30 most notable films screening on the festival circuit this fall, including strong showcases for Bill Murray, Michael Keaton, and Reese Witherspoon, two more failures for Adam Sandler, Jon Stewart's directorial debut, new works by Noah Baumbach, Chris Rock, and Alejandro González Iñárritu, and much more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
‘WarGames’ Remake Lands Director and Screenwriter
(The studio has already created a series of other remakes, including RoboCop, Carrie, and Red Dawn, and has Poltergeist and The Town That Dreaded Sundown to come.) Now the studio is poised to hire Dean Israelite to direct and Arash Amel to write the ...
Helen Flanagan lands Holby role
Helen Flanagan has landed a role in 'Holby City'. The former 'Coronation Street' actress will play a lazy agency nurse named Kirsty in an episode of the BBC medical drama airing in July and she is thrilled to have landed the part. She said: "I'm really ...