bleedingcool.com – Seeing as Sam Mendes has quite conclusively rebuffed their offers to return for more, it seems that James Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson have approached Chris Nolan with an offer to direct the next episode. According to The Daily Mail’s Baz Bamigboye, who has a great track record with Bond stories, “informal talks” with Nolan and his people are underway. 1 day 12 hours ago via donnieyen
variety.com – Ingrid Bolsø has landed the female lead in MGM and Paramount’s “Hercules” starring Dwayne Johnson. Pic also stars Ian McShane and Joseph Fiennes, with Brett Ratner directing. The graphic novel describes Hercules as a tormented soul who walked the earth, finding his only solace in bloody battle. Producers are Beau Flynn, Barry Levine and Brett... 2 weeks 1 day ago via theothersenhman
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Hercules has put on a bit more casting muscle. Reece Ritchie has joined Dwayne Johnson in Brett Ratner-directed action movie from Paramount and MGM. The Lovely Bones and Prince Of Persia actor will play Iolaus, the legendary strongman’s nephew and biggest booster who eagerly promotes Hercules’ achievements and adventures. 4 weeks 3 days ago via jetli
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: MGM is in talks with Adam Shankman to direct The Machine, the action comedy that will star Vin Diesel and was scripted by the Night At The Museum team of Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant. Diesel and his One Race Films banner is producing with Marc Platt and Adam Siegel. 5 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
thewrap.com – A big budget "Hercules: The Thracian Wars" production starring Dwayne Johnson is stirring controversy in the visual effects community because of a decision by co-producer MGM to base all the post-production in the United Kingdom, according to insiders on the movie. With the $110 million budget for the film already inching up, MGM has told bidders on the project directed by Brett Ratner that $30 million of post-production needs to take place in the United Kingdom. 5 weeks 3 days ago via theothersenhman
2:39 PM 4/5/2013 by Jeff Giles
Remaking Carrie seemed like a fairly crass and/or pointless proposition back when MGM announced its plans to produce a new film adaptation of the Stephen King classic, and while those feelings have been tempered somewhat by an impeccable cast that includes Julianne Moore and Chloe Moretz, the world still doesn't really need another version of this story. On the other hand, if we have to have a new Carrie, this trailer makes it seem like it might actually be a lot of fun.
moviesblog.mtv.com – Rumors about a "Tomb Raider" reboot have been swirling, particularly since the video game franchise was resurrected by publishers Square Enix Ltd. to rave reviews, selling more than 3 million units worldwide since its release. Now, MGM has acquired film rights to the video game series, and a new "Tomb Raider" is on the horizon. 7 weeks 1 day ago via donnieyen