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‘Elf’ Scribe Tapped to Pen ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ Sequel

variety.com – Fox 2000 has tapped “Elf” scribe David Berenbaum to write a sequel to the 1993 comedy hit “Mrs. Doubtfire” with Robin Williams attached to reprise his starring role and Chris Columbus to return as director. The original movie, which was based on the Anne Fine book, followed Williams’ struggling actor and divorced father who disguises himself as a... 3 days 12 hours ago via jetli

DreamWorks Hires 'Bob's Burgers' Duo to Write 'Hot Stuff' (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – Siblings Wendy and Lizzie Molyneux are being tapped to write Hot Stuff for DreamWorks Animation, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. 3 days 13 hours ago via jackiechan

Relativity Picks Up Life Rights of Demonic Possession Story (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – The company has acquired the life rights to Latoya Ammons and her family, who were victims of demonic possession. 3 days 13 hours ago via jetli

'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' and 'Beverly Hills Cop 4' Shooting This Year

movieweb.com – Last we heard, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, the fifth film in the series, has not yet been greenlit by Disney. That hasn't stopped producer Jerry Bruckheimer from claiming the sequel will be shooting before year's end. He also claims that Beverly Hills Cop 4 will be up and running by then as well.Pirates of the Caribbean: 3 days 13 hours ago via theothersenhman

John Legend, ‘Step Up 5′s John Swetnam Prepping Found Footage Dance Pic ‘Breaking Through’

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: R&B musician John Legend and Step Up: All In scribe John Swetnam are teaming up on coming-of-age dance drama Breaking Through, which has locked independent financing and is gearing up for a summer shoot. It’ll be the first feature of its kind to combine two sub-genres – dance movies and found footage – in a plot described as a “documentary-style dance drama for the YouTube generation.” Casting starts soon on the pic, which is looking to discover new dance talent a la the Step Up films.

3 days 13 hours ago via brucelee

Dorothy Mitchum, Widow of Actor Robert Mitchum, Dies at 94

variety.com – Dorothy Clements Spence Mitchum (above, with husband Robert), a writer and the widow of the late actor Robert Mitchum, died at Serenity House hospice in Santa Barbara, Calif., on April 12, 2014, just 20 days shy of her 95th birthday. Born in Camden, Delaware, Spence met Mitchum, two years her elder, when she was 14,... 3 days 14 hours ago via donnieyen

Director Patrick Hughes Drops Details on ‘The Raid’ Remake

feedproxy.google.com – The very second people fell in love with Gareth Evans‘ 2011 Indonesian martial arts film, The Raid, two things became inevitable: a sequel and a remake. That’s just the way the business works. While The Raid 2 is now in theaters (and even better than the original), The Raid remake is still a bit of a mystery.

3 days 15 hours ago via theothersenhman

The Secret Deal Behind ‘Spider-Man 2’ Plugging the ‘X-Men’ (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com – The “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ opens today overseas, and fans are already buzzing on Twitter over its end credits. The Sony Pictures release concludes with a teaser for the upcoming “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” a new sequence that has been added since “Spidey 2″ premiered in London last week. The montage, which features a blue... 3 days 16 hours ago via donnieyen

Here's the 'Green Inferno' Trailer You've Been Waiting For (EXCLUSIVE)

news.moviefone.com – 2014 seems to be an embarrassment of riches when it comes to modest genre movies. And it's not just horror movies, either. Everything from Denis Villeneuve's mind-bending "Enemy" to next month's terrific slice of Southern fried revenge "Cold in July" have delighted, surprised, and made us think, at least momentarily, that we're living in some kind of golden age of genre movie, where top quality product can be released over a variety of platforms, with the same intended, oftentimes shocking punch 3 days 17 hours ago via theothersenhman

WATCH: Martin Scorsese Talks Hitchcock, 'Taxi Driver' and Story vs. Plot with Jon Favreau

feedproxy.google.com – Check out this vintage clip from Jon Favreau's IFC show "Dinner for Five" where guest Martin Scorsese talks aboutapproaching story and character,his favorite Hitchcock films and more. Favreau's full 30-minute conversation with Scorsese, from 2004, is below as well. The man has good taste -- and for that matter, so does Jon Favreau. 3 days 17 hours ago via donnieyen

Disney Meets With Marvel About Spin-Off Plans

wegotthiscovered.com – When a business model consistently generates billions of dollars, it’s not surprising when interested parties plan to keep that model in perpetual motion for as long as possible. For Marvel Studios, that is certainly true of their bid for world domination using their cohesive cinematic universe. As commented by Kevin Feige – President of Marvel Studios – in a recent conversation with Business Week, they have at their disposal “a universe of thousands of characters [they] control entirely.” That’s right – this thing could run for decades. 3 days 17 hours ago via jetli

‘Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Producer Hints at Female Sinister Six Member – Is it Black Cat?

screenrant.com – As the cast and crew of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 have been making the rounds premiering Sony’s big summer blockbuster in UK markets, the resulting press interviews have revealed interesting tidbits about both the film, and the future of the Spider-Man franchise. After Amazing Spider-Man 3 in 2016, we’ll be getting some villain-centric spinoff films centered around Spidey’s nemesis Venom, and the supervillain team known as The Sinister Six. 3 days 17 hours ago via donnieyen

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Cast Opens Up About 2016's Part Three

cinemablend.com – You're always looking ahead in today's blockbuster world. It's not enough to have one huge movie. You've got to plan for the sequel as well. So while a select group are psyched for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, some are looking beyond the film, seeking the truth behind The Amazing Spider-Man 3. 3 days 17 hours ago via jetli

Open Road Acquires Rights to John Singleton’s ‘Tupac’

variety.com – Open Road Films has acquired all U.S. rights to “Tupac,” with John Singleton on board to direct. The pic will be produced and financed by Morgan Creek Productions and Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films. Producers are James G. Robinson, David Robinson, L.T. Hutton, Randall Emmett, George Furla and John Singleton. Executive producers are Afeni Shakur, Tom Ortenberg and... 3 days 17 hours ago via brucelee

'A Haunted House 2' Preview: Don't Sneak Up on Marlon Wayans (EXCLUSIVE)

news.moviefone.com – Malcolm (Marlon Wayans) can't catch a break when it comes to his love life. He thought he'd left all that supernatural nonsense in the past, after the death of his girlfriend Kisha (Essence Atkins) in "A Haunted House." She was possessed by a rather... noxious entity, and the whole unfortunate event concluded with her death. 3 days 18 hours ago via jetli
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