Must-read articles the MoviesWithButter community thinks you ought to check out. Or discover potential front page material by heading over to the New Stories tab.
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Jesse Wigutow, who is writing the Tron sequel for Disney, has just closed a deal with Universal Pictures to script the graphic novel Fire, a pet project of Zac Efron, who is attached to star. Fire, based on the graphic novel by Brian Michael Bendis and published by Icon Comics, is about a college student (Efron) who is recruited by the CIA only to find out he is being trained for a program that churns out expendable spies. 1 day 20 hours ago via jetli
fb.indiewire.com – If you've ever wondered what a contract renegotiation sounds like, well these latest comments from Andrew Garfield should be a guide. Even though Sony has already spun a web of plans all the way through to "The Amazing Spider-Man 4," which has a release date set for May 4, 2018, to hear it from Andrew Garfield, he's not going to go the distance as Peter Parker. 1 day 21 hours ago via brucelee
variety.com – The Weinstein Co. has launched development of a movie version of the musical “Pippin,” bringing on Storyline Entertainment partners Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to produce. TWC has also tapped James Ponsoldt, director of “The Spectacular Now,” to write the screenplay. “Pippin” centers on a young prince in the Middle Ages. 1 day 21 hours ago via donnieyen
screenrant.com – Oscar-winning cinematographer Wally Pfister is working on a science-fiction film that will release in 2014, but it is not Interstellar - director Christopher Nolan’s upcoming cinematic journey through time and space. Instead, after serving as Nolan’s director of photography on all his previous films (except for Following), Pfister is taking the helm on his own work of original sci-fi entertainment: 1 day 21 hours ago via donnieyen
Terry Gilliam on Why 'The Zero Theorem' is the Most 'Extreme' Film He's Made and Where He's at With 'Don Quixote'
fb.indiewire.com – Terry Gilliam is in some kind of zone. On a pristine, 65 degree December morning in Marrakech, Morocco, I find him sitting alone on the back patio of the Mamounia Hotel, listening to birds. He seems happy to have company, yet might have been even happier had he been left to commune with the elements. 1 day 22 hours ago via theothersenhman
feedproxy.google.com – Meet Kiki. So this technically isn't a remake, rather a re-adaptation of the children's novel that this story is originally from. However, most of us are familiar with Kiki's Delivery Service as one of the many great Studio Ghibli animated movies. This one was originally released in 1989, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, and is a charming, cute film about a young witch and her cat. 1 day 23 hours ago via jackiechan
comicbookmovie.com – “I sat with [screenwriters] Bob Orci and Alex Kurtzman in a restaurant for lunch in New York, and they pitched me this movie… And I was crying” Garfield told Yahoo! recently about The Amazing Spider-Man 2. “I'm an easy crier, but I was really emotionally moved by what they said to me. 1 day 23 hours ago via jetli
thewrap.com – Keep an eye out for Stephen Colbert in “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” in theaters this weekend, because he’s “kind of the breakout star.” The “Colbert Report” host appeared on CBS’ “Late Show with David Letterman” on Monday and teased his cameo in the sequel to 2012 hit “The Hobbit: 1 day 23 hours ago via jetli
variety.com – Entertainment journalist Alexandra Cheney has joined Variety as a senior film reporter covering all aspects of the movie business. She will report and write about industry trends and the endeavors of the Hollywood’s major studios, focusing on financing deals, strategic initiatives, executive changes and the economics of their movie slates. 1 day 23 hours ago via donnieyen
Carey Mulligan on Playing a 'Horribly Rude Person' in 'Inside Llewyn Davis' and the Pressure of Singing Alongside Justin Timberlake
fb.indiewire.com – Carey Mulligan is an actress in demand. Nowhere was that more evident than at this year's Cannes Film Festival where Mulligan was on hand to promote two high profile entries, opening night selection "The Great Gatsby," and the Coen brothers' latest "Inside Llewyn Davis," which walked away with the Grand Prix prize. 2 days 18 min ago via jetli
comicbookmovie.com – In an interview with Metro about the DVD and Blu-ray release of The Croods, Nicolas Cage was asked whether starring in animated movies like that has anything to do with his well-known love of comics books. As it turns out, he's no longer the fanboy you may have previously been led to believe! 2 days 35 min ago via jetli
variety.com – Redbox president Anne Saunders has left the DVD kiosk operator, as parent company Outerwall restructures its business with plans to lay off 8.5% of its employees. “These actions are consistent with the plans we outlined earlier this year and ensure that Outerwall’s operations drive enhanced value creation for both our shareholders and retail partners,” J.... 2 days 1 hour ago via jackiechan
feedproxy.google.com – The group also gave the year's best film award to "Big Bad Wolves," written and directed by Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado.The Israeli Film Critics Association on Sunday voted Gravity the best foreign film of 2013. Founded in May of this year, the Israeli Film Critics Association consists of 22 journalists and film critics working in print, broadcast and electronic media. 2 days 4 hours ago via donnieyen