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Lionsgate Looking to Adapt Films for TV Lionsgate Looking to Adapt Films for TV
Lionsgate may be giving us a good reason to finish dinner, grab our favoritebeverage, then strap in for some great TV shows... as they are looking atturning several of its movie franchises into TV series, most notably "TheExpendables". Also, with the acquisition of...
06/04/2012 9:58 AM EST  | Read More

Guy Ritchie to Direct Treasure Island Guy Ritchie to Direct Treasure Island
Fans of the epic tale, "Treasure Island" have something to look forward to. It has been reported thatWarner Bros has retained Guy Ritchie (set to direct "Man From U.N.C.L.E.") to direct a new versionof Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale. They also...
06/04/2012 9:54 AM EST  | Read More

Marvel's The Avengers  To Screen For Crew of International Space Station Marvel's The Avengers To Screen For Crew of International Spa...
Burbank, CA  (May 31, 2012) - Marvel Studios announced today that they arranged with NASA to transfer their record-breaking blockbuster film "Marvel's The Avengers" to NASA's Mission Control in Houston, which will uplink the film to the International S...
06/01/2012 3:11 PM EST  | Read More

Fat Kid Rules the World: From Crowd Favorite to Crowd Funded Fat Kid Rules the World: From Crowd Favorite to Crowd Funded
"You have to create your own material, now more than ever" - these poignant words are from Matthew Lillard, who has kept true to his own message.  His directorial debut film, Fat Kid Rules the World, was a very personal project to him, and a dream of his for t...
06/01/2012 10:05 AM EST  | Read More

Channing Tatum Is The Real Reason Behind The G.I. Joe Delay Channing Tatum Is The Real Reason Behind The G.I. Joe Delay
Are fans really so gullible to believe that the delayed release of GI Joe was due to some technical shortcomings of the film? Or has the studio done a quick back peddle after its test audiences balked at the lack of Tatum time in the film? The reason given last week for the...
05/31/2012 1:23 PM EST  | Read More

Matt Bush Gets Baked with Flickdirect Matt Bush Gets Baked with Flickdirect
Matt Bush, star of the new comedy 'High School' in theaters June 1st, sat down with FlickDirect to discuss the film and its influences. He elaborates on his role  and how the film fits in the great pantheon of 'teen stoner films'. Without further ado we...
05/30/2012 10:06 AM EST  | Read More

Harrison Ford To Appear In Blade Runner Sequel? Harrison Ford To Appear In Blade Runner Sequel?
Fans of the 1982 thriller, "Blade Runner" may get their chance to see Harrison Ford appear in the sequel, currently being developed by Ridley Scott.  Not only will the  Blade Runner sequel feature a female protagonist, but it looks as if Harrison Ford may...
05/29/2012 9:03 AM EST  | Read More

Win Complimentary Passes To See A 3D Advance Screening of Disney*Pixar’s BRAVE Win Complimentary Passes To See A 3D Advance Screening of Disn...
Disney*Pixar will release the highly anticipated Pixar film, BRAVE, on Friday, June 22nd, 2012 and for all you fans that are living in South Florida, we have a way for you to catch a complimentary 3D screening of it early.Just add FlickDirect to your circles on Google+, or f...
05/25/2012 9:13 AM EST  | Read More

Marvel Increases Iron Man 3 Budget Marvel Increases Iron Man 3 Budget
Following the success of Joss Whedon's "The Avengers", Marvel Studios has decided to bump up the budget of "Iron Man 3" from $140 million to $200 million.   Marvel has been accused of being cheap when it comes to their films, however with the eno...
05/24/2012 5:10 PM EST  | Read More

Oldman and Kinnaman to Star in Robocop Reboot Oldman and Kinnaman to Star in Robocop Reboot
MGM's "Robocop" reboot will be starring Gary Oldman and Joel Kinnaman according to Heat Vision.Oldman will be playing the role of Norton, the creator of Robocop, and Norton will play Robocop, formerly Alex Murphy.Being released in the summer of 2013, Robocop wi...
05/24/2012 3:12 PM EST  | Read More