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11:45 AM 8/16/2014 by Binh Ngo
New Line is developing not one but two Journey sequels and they may be shooting back-to-back, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Dwayne Johnson and Josh Hutcherson are both expected to return. No word on what the new adventures will entail, but they should be in line with the previous two movies where our protagonists find themselves in exotic locales filled with outlandish creatures.
7:11 PM 8/13/2014 by Binh Ngo
Millennium Films is working on the prequel to 1974's The Texas Chainsaw Massacre titled Leatherface, and the studio has set Seth M. Sherwood on the script, TheWrap has learned. Plot details were not revealed, but the movie will tell the story of Leatherface's early years. One this is certain, however, there will be lots gore and dismemberment.
3:56 PM 8/12/2014 by Binh Ngo
Guardians of the Galaxy has proven to Marvel that a movie about with less well-known characters could work, so the studio is moving forward with the big screen adaptation of The Inhumans, according to Collider. The Inhumans are the offshoots of humans who have been genetically manipulated by the Kree millions of years ago.
6:15 PM 8/11/2014 by Binh Ngo
Despite having really poor reviews, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles manages to gross more than $65 million over the weekend, prompting Paramount to move forward with the sequel. The studio has given Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec, the duo who wrote the first movie, the greenlight to officially start working on the script for the second one.
The Download: Spidey Sense Is Tingling at Sony, 'Ghostbusters' Reboot, and 'Terminator' Has a New Title
2:41 PM 8/10/2014 by Binh Ngo
While Sony is trying to figure out how to save Spider-Man, the studio is reportedly planning a female-led superhero movie that will take place in the same universe. And Ghostbusters 3 may be finally put to rest. We discuss those and more in this week's Download.
What's Popping: 'Ghostbusters' Reboot, 'Batman v Superman,' 'Legend of Conan,' 'Venom,' and 'The ExpendaBelles'
11:08 AM 8/9/2014 by Binh Ngo
Dan Aykroyd continues to hold out hope for Ghostbusters 3, but there's word now that Sony may have given up on the movie and will instead go with a reboot. The studio is reportedly courting Paul Feig to direct and produce this redo.
10:02 AM 8/6/2014 by Binh Ngo
The Legend of Conan may begin production as soon as early 2015, according to producer Fredrik Malmberg. If the script is to Universal's liking, that is.
3:03 PM 8/5/2014 by Binh Ngo
Frozen co-director Jennifer Lee will adapt Madeleine L'Engle's sci-fi novel A Wrinkle in Time for Disney, according to Variety. No director is currently attached.
11:50 AM 8/4/2014 by Binh Ngo
Disney has announced on Monday that principal photography has begun on Alice In Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass, the sequel to 2010's Alice in Wonderland. The movie will be released in theaters on May 27, 2016. According to the release, the sequel will revisit "Lewis Carroll's beloved stories with an all-new new tale that travels back to Underland -- and back in Time."
10:56 AM 8/3/2014 by Binh Ngo
In this week's Download, we discuss Wonder Woman's costume, Warner Bros.' formation of the Harry Potter Global Franchise Development Team, and the Mad Max: Fury Road trailer. Come and join us. Binh: Remember in a previous Download where we discussed what costume Wonder Woman will wear in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?