James Franco Is Great, Powerful, Oz

Actor/writer/director/producer/artist/student/teacher/Broadway star/Oscar host/nominee/SCIENTIST is finally closing the deal to play the title role in Sam Raimi's Oz, the Great and Powerful. Whatever issues were previously standing between...
February 25, 2011

Nite Owl, Cyclops Join 'Loft' Remake

Add Erik Van Looy to your studylist of directors who have remade their own work. Variety reports the Belgian director is attached to remake Loft--a film he...
February 24, 2011

'Hangover, Part II' Teaser Is Pretty Bleak

You wouldn't think footage consisting largely of bald-headed Zach Galifianakis, Tyson-tattooed Ed Helms, and Bradley Cooper-with-a-monkey-familiar strutting to Jay-Z would give off a sense of foreboding. But...
February 24, 2011

'Wrath of the Titans' Also Being Converted to 3-D

After Clash of the Titans' murky, universally-hated post-production 3-D conversion made it the whipping boy for after-the-fact gimmickry, you were probably under the impression Warner Brothers would...
February 24, 2011

'Bodyguard' Remake Does Not Love You

Warner Bros. does not love you, either, because they've decided to go ahead and remake their tale of forbidden diva-on-chaperon love, 1992's The Bodyguard. The original--first written...
February 24, 2011

Chris Columbus Remaking Spectral Korean Happy Comedy

As Stephen Sommers preps his Ghost Whisperer-esque project, an Anton Yelchin-starring adaptation of Dean Koontz's Odd Thomas, fellow near-satisfactory director Chris Columbus is setting up his own...
February 23, 2011

You Can Buy Blockbuster if You Want

Hey, want to own a bunch of floundering video rental stores and untold boxes of bright teal "No More Late Fees" t-shirts? You're in luck! Says the...
February 22, 2011

'E.T.' Sequel Trailer Is So Good

No reason to continue squandering brain-spit chewing on the idea of what a modern-day sequel to E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial might look like. We've got it. This is...
February 22, 2011

How About Kevin Costner in 'Superman'?

Kevin Costner, an oil removal machine salesman and frontman for the country-rock outfit Kevin Costner & Modern West, is reportedly being considered for a part in Zack...
February 21, 2011

'Great Gatsby' Will Be So 3-D

The rumors that Baz Luhrmann would eschew taste and make his adaptation of The Great Gatsby in 3-D seem to be true. According to The Hollywood Reporter,...
February 21, 2011

'Apollo 18' Trailer: Killer Moon Aliens!

Since the day man first dreamed of stepping foot on the moon, there has always loomed the terrifying possibility, "Whuh oh, what if there are some malevolent...
February 21, 2011