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Scoop This: Cowboys, Aliens, Frankenstein and Teen Wolf - Oh My!

By: Erik Davis on February 2, 2010 at 5:09PM Comments (2)

Teen WolfThere was a bit of a hiccup in terms of bringing the big, blockbustery Cowboys vs. Aliens to the big screen when Robert Downey Jr. dropped out of the lead role as a rough-and-tough cowboy who, along with some Indians by his side, leads a battle...


Scoop This: 'Cloverfield 2', 'Iron Man 2' in IMAX and Brad Pitt and Matt Damon Reteam

By: Erik Davis on January 20, 2010 at 5:46PM Comments (8)

Matt Damon and Brad PittYup, you heard it right – Ocean's 11, 12 and 13 co-stars Brad Pitt and Matt Damon will be re-teaming on the big screen, but in a very animated way. According to Movieline, they'll be lending their voices to Happy Feet 2 (ya know, the animated flick with the penguins?). No word on who they're playing...


Scoop This: 'Bond Director', 'Dune' Director, and Producers' Awards Go Heavy on Sci-Fi

By: Erik Davis on January 5, 2010 at 5:38PM Comments (13)

'Quantum of Solace'Sam Mendes to Direct Next James Bond Film? Shortly after word hit yesterday that the next James Bond film was possibly being delayed due to financial problems, The Hollywood Reporter now tells us that Sam Mendes is in talks to helm the 23rd James Bond film. Mendes, of course, is known...


Scoop This: ‘Rapunzel’ Pic, ‘Dragon’ Trailer and New ‘Last Airbender’ Images

By: Erik Davis on December 30, 2009 at 3:23PM Comments (12)

'The Last Airbender'M. Night. Shyamalan will once again debut a big movie during the busy summer season, though this time it won’t be of the scary-ish variety. Nope, he’s been called upon to adapt the popular animated series into a live-action film about a young Avatar who leaves his family to help stop the Fire Nation...


Scoop This: 'Avatar' Song, Portman as Ballerina and Michael Bay's Victoria's Secret Commercial

By: Erik Davis on December 8, 2009 at 3:06PM Comments (2)

'Avatar''Avatar' Theme Song – Is it Better Than 'Titanic'? The theme song-of-sorts for James Cameron's Avatar has finally arrived online. It's called "I See You", and it's performed by Leona Lewis. Like Celine Dion's "My Heart Will Go On" from Titanic, "I See You" is another...


Scoop This: Williams as Marilyn Monroe, Spielberg Ditches ‘Harvey’ and Best Trailers of ‘09

By: Erik Davis on December 4, 2009 at 3:17PM Comments (1)

Michelle WilliamsThere’s a Marilyn Monroe movie in the works, and though Scarlett Johansson was at one time tapped to play the iconic actress, Production Weekly has reported (via their Twitter feed) that none other than Michelle Williams is now in talks to play Monroe. We’re not sure what happened to Johansson...


Scoop This: 'Area 51', 'Jonah Hex' and 'Predators'

By: Erik Davis on November 30, 2009 at 3:41PM Comments

'Jonah Hex'After taking a chance on the no-budget ghost story Paranormal Activity and then watching it score over $100 million at the box office, I don't blame Paramount for taking another chance on director Oren Peli's follow-up film, Area 51. Shot with the same sort of found-footage look, Area 51 comes...


Scoop This: 'The Hobbit' Casting, 'Avatar' TV Spots and Mel Gibson as James Bond?

By: Erik Davis on November 10, 2009 at 4:18PM Comments (2)

Mel GibsonGuillermo del Toro Joins The Hobbit…Cast? Yup, you heard that right. The Hobbit director Guillermo del Toro revealed on the One Ring message boards that he will be playing one of the creatures in the movie. He says, "I had a hand on the design of the creature and I will personally sculpt the appliances...


Scoop This: 'Twilight' Awards, 'Little Fockers' and Shyamalan is the Devil

By: Erik Davis on October 19, 2009 at 3:53PM Comments

The Cast of New MoonSpike TV's fantastic Twilight, er, Scream Awards were held last night, which is one of those fanboy-esque awards shows similar to the MTV Movie Awards where big, popular blockbusters populate the categories and fans vote online for the winners. Of course, vampires ruled the day, with Twilight winning for Best Fantasy Movie and Taylor Lautner winning for Break-out...


Scoop This: Highlander Remake, Viggo Doesn't Quit and Little Miss Sunshine Musical

By: Erik Davis on September 22, 2009 at 4:59PM Comments

'Highlander'Whether you wanted one or not, it looks like Summit Entertainment is gonna give you a re-imagining of Highlander, with Justin Lin (Better Luck Tomorrow, Fast & Furious) directing and Iron Man screenwriters Art Marcum and Matt Halloway writing the script.


Scoop This: The New Smurfs, Teen Wolf on TV and Deadman Rises

By: Erik Davis on September 1, 2009 at 5:09PM Comments (1)

The SmurfsThe first real promo image for the upcoming live-action/CGI Smurfs movie has arrived online in the form of a teaser poster that ran in some magazine. In it we get to check out the new Smurf look, which doesn't impress me all that much – they kinda look like a mid-90s video game character. That being said, folks still have plenty of time to impress us with more Smurf creations...


Scoop This: Spielberg's Next Film, Jennifer Aniston's Puma and Russell Crowe's Next Three Days

By: Erik Davis on July 31, 2009 at 9:39AM Comments (1)

Jennifer Aniston While Steven Spielberg has kept busy on the first Tintin movie, the man isn't wasting any time plotting out his next adventure. Some of you might be wishing for that to be another Indiana Jones movie, or that long-overdue Abraham Lincoln biopic, however Variety shares with us news today on Spielberg and how he's really interested in bringing the adventures of secret agent Matt Helm...


Scoop This: 'Mission Impossible 4' News, Lance Armstrong Movie and Zombies Invade Deadworld

By: Erik Davis on June 11, 2009 at 5:58PM Comments (1)

Those looking forward to a fourth installment in the Mission Impossible franchise should be excited by this latest piece of news. According to a piece in TV Guide, J.J. Abrams -- who directed the last Mission Impossible movie – has been asked by Tom Cruise to join the fourth film as a producer. Abrams says, "Tom and I have come up with a really cool idea we are pursuing."...


Scoop This: Mary-Kate Olson is 'Beastly', 'Short Circuit' Remake and Johnny Depp's Favorite You Tube Videos

By: Erik Davis on June 4, 2009 at 6:20PM Comments (3)

Admit it; you've been itching to see if Mary Kate-Olson and Vanessa Hudgens would ever do a movie together. You knew it wouldn't take long for that duo of match-made-in-heaven to find a vehicle that was interesting, unique and kinda like a modern re-telling of Beauty and the Beast. And here it is: Variety tells us that Olson will star opposite Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer in the teen romance...


Scoop This: Reynolds Talks 'Deadpool' Movie, New Transformers Clip and Universal's Mysterious Toy Movie

By: Erik Davis on June 1, 2009 at 6:19PM Comments

Only a few weeks after Wolverine dropped his solo fist into theaters with not the greatest of buzz, Ryan Reynolds is talking about his own one-man effort in a Deadpool spin-off movie. (Sidenote: Am I the only one who gets dizzy counting through the spin-off franchise chain?) In an interview with HitFix, Reynolds talks about how far along they are in the process of making this Deadpool film a...


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