Pre-Production, book adaptation

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Ron Howard on ‘The Dark Tower:’ Budget-Influenced Script Changes Aren’t Radical

feedproxy.google.com – Whatever you think of the grand career sweep of the creative team, Imagine Entertainment and, in particular, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer and Akiva Goldsman are trying something pretty outrageous with their adaptation of Stephen King‘s novel series The Dark Tower. Set to span three films and two limited TV series, with an offshoot game or two to add additional flavor, there’s nothing quite like it on the drawing boards anywhere else.

8 years 17 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Tom Hiddleston Talks Avengers

feeds.ign.com – Tom Hiddleston has been talking about filming The Avengers, and he's seen everyone in costume. 8 years 19 weeks ago via jetli
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Tim Burton on 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter': 'I just wanted to see that movie'

feedproxy.google.com – Tim Burton said he immediately sparked to the idea for the film, which stars Benjamin Walker as Lincoln and posits that the president had supernatural motivations for many of his personal and political choices. 8 years 19 weeks ago via brucelee
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Possible 'Dark Knight Rises' Spoiler Concerning Batman's Struggle With Bane

feeds.latinoreview.com – The devout Batman fans who have been following the comics for decades have been pushing for the adaptation of the story arc, 'Knightfall' since it was first announced that the character, Bane (played by Tom Hardy) will play a pivotal role in 'The Dark Knight Rises.' In 'Knightfall,' a middle-aged Batman, (Bruce Wayne) who is losing his grip on Gotham gets his back broken in a battle with Bane. 8 years 19 weeks ago via jetli
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Lionsgate Will Break The Hunger Games Into Four Films

rottentomatoes.com – Hey, if it worked for "Harry Potter" and "Twilight"... 8 years 20 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Peter Jackson Begins Answering Fan Questions About ‘The Hobbit’

feedproxy.google.com – As fans eagerly await Peter Jackson‘s next video diary from the set of The Hobbit, the super-interactive director has begun a new feature on his Facebook page. Jackson will, once again, be answering 20 specially selected questions over the next few months and the first one is now up. The question is:

8 years 20 weeks ago via brucelee
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Ron Howard Says ‘The Dark Tower’ Could Shoot in Spring 2012

feedproxy.google.com – The Ron Howard, Akiva Goldsman and Brian Grazer adaptation of Stephen King‘s sprawling novel series The Dark Tower quickly became an equally sprawling film and television project. Three movies are planned, with short television series linking them, and Javier Bardem possibly starring as lead character Roland Deschain. But the project is at Universal and as the studio reconsiders its plans in the wake of several underperforming films, the budgetary scope of The Dark Tower has been reduced. 8 years 21 weeks ago via jackiechan
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"Dark Tower" Survives In Cheaper Form

darkhorizons.com – Ron Howard's planned film trilogy and interlocking TV series adaptation of Stephen King's "The Dark Tower" saga looks to be staying at Universal Pictures after all. The Hollywood Reporter says that Howard, Brian Grazer and Akiva Goldsman have regrouped to try to bring the budget down after the project hit issues over its expense last week.

8 years 23 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Dark Tower Staff Put On Hiatus As Filmmakers, Studio Address Budget

deadline.com – Universal Pictures has put pre-production staff on hiatus as they discuss ways to bring down the budget of the ambitious adaptation of the Stephen King novel series The Dark Tower. Talks are ongoing between studio brass, director Ron Howard and his Imagine Entertainment, and writer/producer Akiva Goldsman about how they will proceed. 8 years 24 weeks ago via jetli
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Possible Problems Arise For Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’

feedproxy.google.com – Just when things seemed too good to be true for fans of Stephen King‘s The Dark Tower, that just might be the case. Last year, Universal announced an ambitious plan to adapt the popular series of novels beginning with a film version directed by Ron Howard and followed by multiple theatrical sequels and television events covering the seven current books. 8 years 24 weeks ago via jetli
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