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1:06 PM 3/26/2014 by Binh Ngo
As we all know, Harrison Ford is no spring chicken, so there's only a limited number of years left until he can no longer do physically demanding roles. At 71, he may be well past that point already. This is important because he's the anchor of the Indiana Jones franchise. Without him, the studio will have to hit the reset button.
11:52 AM 3/26/2014 by Binh Ngo
With Dwayne Johnson's imposing presence and physique, one wonders why he isn't playing a superhero character yet. Turns out there's one in the works. Dwayne Johnson was once attached to play the intergalactic bounty hunter Lobo for Warner Bros., but, according to him, the project fell apart as quickly as it had come together.
7:39 PM 3/25/2014 by Binh Ngo
The full trailer for Tom Cruise's Groundhog Day-esque sci-fi actioner Edge of Tomorrow is here. Check it out below.
7:31 PM 3/24/2014 by Binh Ngo
That untitled Ridley Scott movie scheduled for March 2016 is actually the sequel to Prometheus, TheWrap has learned. Michael Green has been hired by Fox to rewrite Jack Paglen's script.
1:15 PM 3/24/2014 by Binh Ngo
Universal's Scarface remake will be directed by Chilean director Pablo Larraín, who will make his Hollywood debut with this movie, TheWrap has learned. The update is set in modern day Los Angeles and will follow the outline of the previous movies about an immigrant who rises to power in the criminal underworld and his inevitable fall.
11:38 AM 3/24/2014 by Binh Ngo
What's a superhero movie nowadays without the world crumbling around our intrepid heroes? We get that and more in the second trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past. Check it out below. In X-Men: Days of Future Past, the characters from the original X-Men movies will have to join forces with their younger selves from X-Men:
5:36 PM 3/22/2014 by Binh Ngo
This week on The Download, we talk about Sony moving ahead with Ghostbusters 3, Jon M. Chu's truly outrageous Jem and the Holograms big screen adaptation, and Sofia Coppola's live-action Little Mermaid movie.
11:31 AM 3/22/2014 by Binh Ngo
Like it or not, we're getting a third Ghostbusters. The movie is sort of a reboot that will be centered on a new generation of Ghostbusters, with the remaining cast members appearing in cameos. Oh yeah, Ivan Reitman has decided not to direct.
7:41 PM 3/21/2014 by Binh Ngo
G.I. Joe director Jon M. Chu, Jason Blum, Scooter Braun, and Hasbro are teaming up for the live-action adaption of the '80s cartoon Jem and the Holograms, and they need your input to make the movie "truly outrageous." Watch the video below to learn how. Chu is directing from Ryan Landels' script, and production is set for sometime this spring.
12:25 PM 3/20/2014 by Binh Ngo
The big screen adaptation of Ubisoft's Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell video game series will be directed by Doug Liman, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Tom Hardy is producing and will headline the movie. Hardy will play Sam Fisher, an operative in the secret government organization called Third Echelon. Fisher's job is to lead a group of high trained soldiers to combat terrorists around the world.