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Hong Kong Action Star Donnie Yen to Star in English-Language 'Noodle Man' (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – Michael Shamberg, whose credits include 'Django Unchained' and 'Get Shorty,' is producing the action feature 2 weeks 7 hours ago via jetli

‘Grimm’s Bitsie Tulloch Joins Will Smith In NFL Concussion Drama

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Grimm star Bitsie Tulloch is the latest to board Sony's untitled NFL concussion film, starring Will Smith as a neuropathologist investigating the long-term effects of head trauma suffered by pro-footballers. Tulloch, a series regular on NBC's supernatural drama Grimm, will play Keana Strzelczyk, the wife of a former NFL player. 2 weeks 9 hours ago via jetli

Universal Buys, Sets April Release for Blumhouse Horror-Thriller ‘Cybernatural’

variety.com – Universal Pictures has acquired horror-thriller “Cybernatural” and has set an April 10 release date. The film, unfolds over a teen girl’s computer screen as she and her friends are stalked by an unseen figure who seeks vengeance for a shaming video that led a bully to kill herself a year prior. 2 weeks 10 hours ago via jetli

Warner Bros. Taps Shawn Levy for ‘Minecraft’ Movie

variety.com – Shawn Levy is in talks to develop Warner Bros.’ adaptation of the “Minecraft” videogame with an eye to direct. The studio acquired the rights to the game in February with Roy Lee producing along with Jill Messick. The concept of the game allows players to create their own avatar, and they are dropped into a... 2 weeks 11 hours ago via jetli

'Jem and the Holograms' and 'Cybernatural' Get Release Dates

feedproxy.google.com – Universal quietly picked up 'Cybernatural' at the Fantasia International Film Festival 2 weeks 11 hours ago via theothersenhman

Dean DeBlois Talks HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 3 and Potential Spinoffs; Says He’s Talked Jeffrey Katzenberg Down from the Idea of DRAGON 4

collider.com – The How to Train Your Dragon franchise is a bit of an anomaly in the DreamWorks Animation filmography. Jeffrey Katzenberg’s company carved out its signature style with Shrek, a sweet yet slightly cynical, self-aware family film with a handful of jokes that only the adults may understand. 2 weeks 13 hours ago via brucelee

Gal Gadot & Pedro Pascal Circling Roles in New 'Ben-Hur' Adaptation

feedproxy.google.com – Following the barrage of news about Warner Bros. Pictures' release plans for their DC Comics big screen ventures, which included a 2017 release date for Wonder Woman, the star of the female superhero flick is lining up another lead role before she has to whip out her lasso again. THR has word that Gal Gadot is in early talks to take the female lead role in Paramount and MGM's co-production of Ben-Hur, a new adaptation of the classic Lew Wallace novel of the same name from 1880. 2 weeks 13 hours ago via theothersenhman

‘Interstellar,’ ‘Big Hero 6' Tracking for Blockbuster $60 Million Box Office Openings

thewrap.com – What are expected to be two of fall's biggest box-office hits came on pre-release tracking Thursday morning and the numbers suggest domestic openings in the $55 million to $60 million range for both Paramount's “Interstellar” and Disney Animation's “Big Hero 6.” 2 weeks 13 hours ago via donnieyen

Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Crosses $700 Million at the Global Box Office

comingsoon.net – Following its record-setting debut last weekend in China, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy surpassed $700 million yesterday, with $326.7 million domestically and $378.4 million internationally for a global total of $705.1 million. This is the third Walt Disney Studios release of 2014 to reach the $700 million mark and the sixth in the last 18 months. 2 weeks 13 hours ago via donnieyen

‘Big Bad Wolves’ Helmers To Remake ‘Vengeance’ At Sony

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Navot Papushado & Aharon Keshales have been set by Sony Pictures to write and direct a remake of the 2009 Hong Kong-French thriller Vengeance. Sony has acquired the underlying material and hired the duo for a film that Matt Tolmach will produce with Michele & Laurent Petin. Latter are the original rights holders and producers.

2 weeks 13 hours ago via brucelee

Kathleen Kennedy Says STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Within Three Weeks of Finishing Filming

collider.com – Industrial Light and Magic just celebrated the opening of its very first studio in the UK in preparation for post-production on Star Wars: Episode VII and during the event, Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy offered a brief status update on the production. Apparently there’s only three more weeks left of shooting and from there, the new ILM location will begin working on visual and special effects for the film.

2 weeks 14 hours ago via donnieyen

Ron Howard's 'Heart of the Sea' Trailer Starring Chris Hemsworth

movieweb.com – Oscar winner Ron Howard directs the action adventure In the Heart of the Sea based on Nathaniel Philbrick's best-selling book about the dramatic true journey of the Essex.In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance.&#160 The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. 2 weeks 15 hours ago via jackiechan

‘After’ Movie: Paramount Acquires Rights To Wattpad Book By Anna Todd

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Paramount Pictures has acquired screen rights to After, a novel by first-time author Anna Todd that has been the breakout hit of Wattpad, the online community of readers and writers where books are published a chapter at a time. Todd's novel originated as a serialized three-part series that Toronto-based Wattpad says has accumulated more than 1 billion reads.

2 weeks 15 hours ago via jetli

‘Ben-Hur’: ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Pedro Pascal in Talks to Play Pontius Pilate

screenrant.com – Paramount’s upcoming Ben-Hur – a fresh cinematic adaptation of the 19th century Lew Wallace novel – begins filming in Europe early next year and as such, there have been several casting updates for the historical epic over the past month. Leading the way for director Timbur Bekmambetov’s film is Jack Huston as Judah Ben-Hur, the Jewish prince who is betrayed and forced into a life of hardship by the man he once called friend, the Roman Messalah. 2 weeks 16 hours ago via theothersenhman

Naomi Watts and Andrea Riseborough discuss the 'scary' experience of making 'Birdman'

hitfix.com – Just how hard was it to make 'Birdman' for Alejandro González Iñárritu? According to actresses Naomi Watts and Andrea Riseborough, it was one of the most difficult movies they have done. 2 weeks 16 hours ago via donnieyen
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