Kevin Smith News
bleedingcool.com – Not only has Kevin Smith finished his screenplay for Clerks III, he’s printed it out. Here’s the full 137 page monster. Unless he’s cheating and that’s almost all blank paper. Smith has promised that he’ll fund this movie himself. That means no Kickstarter. Will this rehabilitate this reputation with the haters? 1 week 3 days ago via theothersenhman
bleedingcool.com – As per his Facebook page, Kevin Smith started work on Clerks 3 at 4.20am “without plan or provocation.” It’s obviously on his mind that today’s the 20th anniversary of when he started shooting Clerks. As well as sharing this image… … Smith also made reference to Clerks 3 as a film, as opposed to a web series or interactive prose experiment, saying: 10 weeks 6 days ago via theothersenhman
2:53 PM 2/18/2013 by Jeff Giles
In a move that Movies.com is pre-emptively crediting with "reinventing the sequel," Kevin Smith has publicly begun mulling the idea of making Clerks 3 a book first -- one that, like the movie, would be released one chapter at a time.
fb.indiewire.com – Decisiveness, it seems, hasn’t been high on Kevin Smith’s New Year agenda. First, the third instalment of his cult franchise, "Clerks," was going to be a feature film, then a 6-monther on Broadway, then - nope, actually – an online serial (all of this following his announced retirement from directing). 13 weeks 3 days ago via theothersenhman
1:25 PM 12/7/2012 by Jeff Giles
Will Dante and Randal return to snark another day?
ign.com – Kevin Smith has announced plans to direct the would-be hockey film Hit Somebody as a mini-series, Slash Film reports. The project was originally meant to be two feature films but, as Smith tells it on his podcast Jay & Silent Bob Get Old, the advice he received from industry veteran Jerry Bruckheimer led him to believe that a two-film hockey story was a lost cause. 23 weeks 6 days ago via brucelee
bleedingcool.com – I don’t think Kevin Smith’s rationale for making the next Jay and Silent Bob movie an animated one tells the whole story. He tells MTV Geek: We’re cartoon whores here at SModCo. With a bit of misplaced emphasis that sentence might conjure up some most unwanted imagery. The plan is for a full length, animated picture called Jay and Silent Bob’s Groovy Cartoon Movie to go on the road with Smith, and probably Mewes, at some point next year. 49 weeks 9 hours ago via jackiechan
feedproxy.google.com – Kevin Smith and film criticism haven’t always had the most friendly relationship. A few years back he lashed out at critics due to the reaction to Cop Out. The battle continued when Red State was released, as the director refused to show it to critics. On the flip side, great reviews certainly assisted in making films like Clerks and Chasing Amy such long lasting hits. 1 year 2 days ago via theothersenhman
bleedingcool.com – It’ll take a little while man, but we’ll get there. Kevin Smith is sticking to his plan for retiring from cinema, but this apparently won’t be a kiss of death for the Clerks series. In this video you’ll see Smith talk about why he wants to do this, and who he has spoken with about the plans. 1 year 7 weeks ago via jackiechan