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Star Wars Episode VII Confirmations

mania.com – We’ve got another Star Wars update or maybe it’s better to call it a confirmation. Remember last week when those AT-AT looking pictures surfaced on the internet... 6 hours 38 min ago via donnieyen

Colin Trevorrow Talks Potential Sequels to Jurassic World

comingsoon.net – Next summer, Universal Pictures will be bringing us the fourth entry in the fan favorite "Jurassic Park" franchise with Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World , and they're not planning on stopping there. Speaking with Empire , Trevorrow says the topic of sequels to the 2015 release is something they've already been talking about, saying: 6 hours 53 min ago via jackiechan

Weinstein Co., eOne Extend Canadian Movie Output Deal to 2019

variety.com – Entertainment One and The Weinstein Company have extended their feature film output agreement in Canada through the end of 2019. The partnership provides for eOne distributing TWC’s slate in Canada across all media. Following eOne’s acquisition of Alliance Films at the start of last year, eOne handled TWC’s “Django Unchained,” “Silver Linings Playbook” and “Lee... 6 hours 55 min ago via theothersenhman

Hollywood Has Run Out Of Ideas, So They're Making A Peeps Movie

cinemablend.com – Sometimes, a good movie sparks negative trends. Such is the case with the critically-beloved The LEGO Movie, which has grossed $441 million worldwide, and is already set for a sequel in 2017. It’s impossible to ignore the success of a film partially driven by merchandise, and we suspected The LEGO Movie would inspire studios to push narrative-less brands even harder on us.

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‘The Jungle Book’ Screenwriter to Adapt YA Sci-Fi Novel ‘Seeker’

screenrant.com – It can’t really be said that young adult novel adaptations are currently dominating the box office, but it’s certainly not for lack of trying. With The Hunger Games taking the genre lead after the Harry Potter and Twilight franchises came to a close, just about every major studio is throwing YA sci-fi and fantasy adaptations at the wall in the hope that something will stick.

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Exclusive: Jurassic World Sequels Planned

rss.feedsportal.com – Plus Colin Trevorrow on Omar Sy. Among the panoply of filmmakers to have contributed to Empire’s latest and 300thest issue – Coppola! Spielberg! Whedon! Fincher! – a less familiar name, Jurassic World’s Colin Trevorrow, chips in with a fascinating status report from his dino disaster movie. The big news? That Universal has further Jurassic movies planned and Trevorrow is keen to direct them - “if they’ll have me”. 8 hours 38 min ago via theothersenhman

AOL Launching Free Streaming Movies Service With Miramax

feedproxy.google.com – The website will feature ad-supported titles from the company's library of films. 8 hours 39 min ago via brucelee

Lupita Nyong'o Named People Magazine's 'Most Beautiful'

feedproxy.google.com – The breakthrough "12 Years a Slave" star won this year's best supporting actress Oscar. 9 hours 38 min ago via theothersenhman

Marc Webb Comments On Orci/Kurtzman Split And How That Impacts THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3

comicbookmovie.com – In The Amazing Spider-Man™ 2, for Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield), life is busy – between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen (Emma Stone), high school graduation can’t come quickly enough. Peter hasn’t forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s father to protect her by staying away – but that’s a promise he just can’t keep. 10 hours 9 min ago via jetli

Chinese Director to Oliver Stone: Mind Your Own Business

feedproxy.google.com – Ning Hao challenged the Hollywood director's recent criticisms of the Chinese film industry, saying "foreigners alone don't decide good and bad films" and securing free speech in China will be a gradual process. 12 hours 38 min ago via donnieyen

Star Wars: Episode VII likely to cost '$175-200m', says Disney boss

theguardian.com – Disney chairman Alan Horn suggests a price range of $175-200m for each of the new Star Wars films, starting with JJ Abrams' Episode VII next year More on Star Wars: Episode VIIDisney chairman Alan Horn has hinted that the new Star Wars movies will be the most expensive yet. They will cost a staggering $175-200m (£104-118m) per film.Horn mentioned the figure in an interview with Bloomberg TV, before appearing to backtrack. 13 hours 25 min ago via donnieyen

China's Wanda Group Eying IPO for Cinema Chain

feedproxy.google.com – The country's largest movie theater chain, Wanda Cinema Line, plans to raise $325 million in a listing on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. 14 hours 39 min ago via jackiechan

Miyazaki's CASTLE OF CAGLIOSTRO To Get Digitally Remastered Release

feedproxy.google.com – A new digitally remastered edition of The Castle of Cagliostro, famously as the first feature film to be directed by Studio Ghibli maestro Miyazaki Hayao, will be released on Japanese cinema screens on May 9th.This new transfer has been three years in the making and arrives on the 35th anniversary of its original 1979 release. 15 hours 8 min ago via jackiechan

Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Red Army

comingsoon.net – Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired all North American, Eastern European and Asian rights to the documentary Red Army from filmmaker Gabe Polsky. The film was just announced as part of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival lineup in the Special Screening Section. 18 hours 8 min ago via theothersenhman

Quentin Tarantino's ‘Hateful Eight’ Lawsuit Against Gawker Dismissed

thewrap.com – Gawker has emerged triumphant in its legal battle with Quentin Tarantino. A federal judge in California has dismissed Tarantino's lawsuit against Gawker Media, which the director filed in January, after Gawker published a link to his script “The Hateful Eight.” Also read: Quentin Tarantino's ‘Hateful Eight’ Gets a Premiere – As a Live Reading (Updated) Tarantino's suit contended that Gawker “crossed the journalistic line” and contended that Gawker Media had contributed to copyright infringement. 21 hours 10 min ago via jackiechan
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