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7:33 PM 4/22/2014 by Binh Ngo
Bad Boys 3 and National Treasure 3 have been in development for quite some time now, and it sounds like we have to wait longer still for those sequels. Collider is able to catch up with producer Jerry Bruckheimer at WonderCon and asks him about those two projects. On Bad Boys 3, Bruckheimer says the script is being worked on, but the timing have been lousy.
1:01 PM 4/22/2014 by Binh Ngo
Richard Donner hasn't touched a camera since 2006's 16 Blocks and the movies he directed before that didn't perform well at the box office, so for all intents and purposes, he's been in involuntary retirement. So what does Donner do when everyone has written him off? Try to push for a sequel to a beloved movie he had directed way back when.
8:42 PM 4/21/2014 by Binh Ngo
Having paid big bucks for Walter Isaacson's Steve Jobs biopic, which Aaron Sorkin has the honor of adapting, Sony is determined to turn it into a movie even though Ashton Kutcher's Jobs got to the theaters first. Sony was hoping to reunite director David Fincher with his Social Network screenwriter for the adaptation, but that plan fell apart when Fincher reportedly wanted more than the studio is willing to give. Now, there's a new name in the mixed.
12:13 PM 4/19/2014 by Binh Ngo
Fox has set Elf's David Berenbaum on the script for Mrs. Doubtfire 2. We all know Hollywood is sequel-happy, but a sequel to a movie no one is asking for? It's not like that's unheard of. We talk about that and more in this week's Download. Binh: Fox has set Elf screenwriter David Berenbaum on Mrs.
6:51 PM 4/18/2014 by Binh Ngo
Perhaps seeing opportunity in the dearth of cross-dressing comedies in today's cinemas, Fox 2000 has set Elf's David Berenbaum to write the script for Mrs. Doubtfire 2. Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus are on board for the sequel, but Mara Wilson has expressed her strong disinterest.
7:19 PM 4/17/2014 by Binh Ngo
Steven Spielberg has added The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara to the list of potential movies he could direct, but Robopocalypse is likely his next even though he has not officially commit to it yet. Robopocalypse is the farthest along of Spielberg's projects and the budget is close to being finalized, according to Variety. If Spielberg does indeed choose Robopocalypse, what does this mean for Indiana Jones 5?
7:04 PM 4/16/2014 by Binh Ngo
Is there a sequel in Mrs. Doubtfire, the 1993 comedy hit starring Robin Williams as a cross-dressing nanny? Fox 2000 is trying to find out by setting Elf's screenwriter David Berenbaum on the script, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The sequel is developed with the intention of reuniting Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus.
4:02 PM 4/16/2014 by Binh Ngo
Because you want to see Hostel in Peru, Eli Roth is happy to oblige. Check out the trailer for The Green Inferno below. The movie tells the story of a group of activist students who travel from New York to the Amazon to protest the environmental destruction going on there, but their plane crashes into the Peruvian jungles en route.
12:52 PM 4/16/2014 by Binh Ngo
After experiencing the excesses of Wall Street, Leonardo DiCaprio is heading to the mountains in Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's new thriller The Revenant, which is sort of a remake of 1971's Man in the Wilderness.
10:13 AM 4/16/2014 by Binh Ngo
The third X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer is here. Check it out below. In the movie, X-Men from the past and the future must team up with their sworn enemies in both times to battle a bigger threat and to prevent a future in which mutants are hunted to near extinction.