Kenneth Branagh to Helm Magic Flute

Source: ComingSoon.net Submitted by: Kyle Nin Kenneth Branagh will direct a big screen version of the Mozart opera The Magic Flute, which will start shooting in January at London’s Shepperton Studios, says Variety. The project, updated to the eve of World War I, will shoot in English rather than Mozart’s original German, with an adapted […]

Brits’ Movie Man of Year: Mickey Rourke

Source: CNN Entertainment Actor takes award for ‘Sin City’ LONDON, England (AP) — British movie fans have voted Mickey Rourke “man of the year” for his portrayal of the swaggering down-on-his-luck Marv in “Sin City.”

‘Saw II’ Hacks to Box Office Win

Source: CNN Money Horror film scares up $30.5 million to take weekend crown; ‘Zorro’ sequel second at $16;5 million. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A sadistic serial killer named Jigsaw carved up Zorro at the Halloween box office in North America as moviegoers opted for the gruesome thrills of “Saw II” over the light comedy of […]

Journey To The Center of the Earth Remake

Source: Coming Soon.net Submitted by: Kyle Nin Walden Media to Journey to Earth’s Center Empire has learned that Walden Media, one of the production companies on Disney’s “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe,” is planning to update Journey to the Center of the Earth. The magazine says that the modern […]

‘Doom’ Leads Slow Weekend For Theaters

Source: CNN Entertainment BOX OFFICE Weekend of 10-21-05 1. “Doom,” $15.4 million 2. “Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story,” $9.3 million 3. “Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit,” $8.7 million 4. “The Fog,” $7.3 million 5. “North Country,” $6.5 million 6. “Elizabethtown,” $5.7 million 7. “Flightplan,” $4.7 million 8. “In Her Shoes,” $3.9 […]

Creepshow Comeback

Source: The Hollywood Reporter Submitted by: Kyle Nin Warner Bros. Pictures is planning a remake of Stephen King’s 1982 Creepshow anthology. Unlike the original film, the stories in this new project will have interweaving plots and interconnected characters.

Michael and K.I.T.T. Heading for Theatrical Version?

Source: Moviehole Submitted by: Kyle Nin David Hasselhoff (Michael Knight) has bought up all the rights to “Knight Rider” and plans on having K.I.T.T. return as a big-screen project. In this movie sequel to the TV Series, Knight and his son both have cars and fight injustice wherever it looms its ugly head. Hasselhoff says […]

“Smith” & “Firefly” Scribes to Collaborate on Sci-Fi “Bourne”

Source: Rotten Tomatoes Written By: Scott Weinberg Submitted by: Lesmond Screenwriter/producer Simon Kinberg and his pal Brett Matthews will soon be collaborating on a big science fiction epic for Universal, says Variety, and Mr. Kinberg compares the project to a sci-fi Jason Bourne exploit.

Time to Boost the Signal

When I saw this movie with my wife, it was a Saturday night. We showed up half-an-hour before the movie was to begin… but there was no need as there were no lines.

Opening weekend… and no lines.

Serenity #1 Film in UK

Sci-fi action adventure “Serenity” has knocked “Pride and Prejudice” from the top of the UK Box Office charts after three weeks at number one, Screen International said on Tuesday.

Bond Wait Is Over

Source: The Daily Mail Submitted by: Kyle Nin According to the British tabloid the long awaited replacement for Pierce Brosnan to play 007 has been chosen. Daniel Craig has received his official “license to kill” and will star as the super-agent in the upcoming remake of Casino Royale. The list was narrowed to three; Craig, […]

A “Lost” Member Found On “Serenity”

Source: Lost Media Submitted by: Cougar Tamara Taylor, who guest stars as the character Susan Lloyd on “Lost”, can be seen in the new movie “Serenity”. She plays River’s teacher in a couple of flashback scenes. Tamara has been in 2 “Lost” episodes; the 1st season’s “Special” and last Wednesday’s “Adrift”. Her character is the […]

“Doomsday” Goes Rogue With Crystal Sky

Source: Variety Submitted by: Kyle Nin Rogue Pictures is joining with Crystal Sky Pictures to bring Writer-Director Neil Marshall’s “Doomsday” project to the big screen.

More Serenity Marketing

Are you still having problems convincing friends of yours to go see Serenity? Then have them check out the first 9 minutes of the movie, online! This appeared, likely as part of a marketing campaign of the viral variety, to ensure the movie has legs and keeps bringing in the crowds long enough to get […]

Mirrormask Contest

MIRRORMASK opened in limited release on September 30, and is expected to roll out wider over the next few weeks. In the movie, Helena is a fifteen-year-old girl working for her family’s circus who wishes — quite ironically — that she could run away from the circus and join real life. Alas, her dream is […]