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Stephen Sommers to Direct "G.I. Joe" Sequel Stephen Sommers to Direct "G.I. Joe" Sequel
According to TheWrap, Stephen Sommers, who directed "G.I. Joe", has signed on to direct the franchise's sequel. Rumors that Sommers' return to the project could have been hampered by alleged conflict on the set of the original film seem, now appear to be fa...
08/04/2010 4:10 PM EDT  | Read More

Disney Set to Release "Tron: The Betrayal" Comic Book Disney Set to Release "Tron: The Betrayal" Comic Book
Disney has decided to dive right in to it's new ownership of Marvel.  The company has decided that for it's first company owned release, the choice is obvious: a "Tron" comic. The comic will be a prequel to the upcoming "Tron: Legacy" film. T...
08/02/2010 8:29 PM EDT  | Read More

Another "Rambo" Film in the Works? Another "Rambo" Film in the Works?
According to Ain't It Cool News, there could be another "Rambo" film in the future. This time, however, we won't get to see Sylvester Stallone starring as the iconic title role. When Stallone recently interviewed with the website, he said that he wouldn'...
08/02/2010 8:03 PM EDT  | Read More

Rodriguez Rumored to be Directing Deadpool Rodriguez Rumored to be Directing Deadpool
According to the LA Times Blog, Robert Rodriguez has been rumored to be directing the upcoming "Deadpool" film. Though the rumors have been denied by Rodriguez as well as 20th Century Fox for the past few weeks, it seems the director is finally in negotiations wit...
08/02/2010 4:49 PM EDT  | Read More

Lindelof to Direct Alien Prequel? Lindelof to Direct Alien Prequel?
Rumor has it that Damon Lindelof will be writing the screenplay for the upcoming "Alien" prequel, which is set to be released by 20th Century Fox. Lindelof has reportedly met with the studio to discuss the script and apparently the meeting went so well that they c...
07/30/2010 11:35 AM EDT  | Read More

Len Wiseman  to Direct "Total Recall" Remake Len Wiseman to Direct "Total Recall" Remake
According to Dark Horizons, Len Wiseman is currently in negotiations to direct the upcoming film "Total Recall". The remake of the 1990 sci-film starring Arnold Arnold Schwarzenegger will be released by Sony Pictures. The film will be an updated version of the ori...
07/30/2010 11:13 AM EDT  | Read More

Daniel Craig Signs On To Star in Remake of Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Daniel Craig Signs On To Star in Remake of Girl With The Drago...
According to the Risky Biz Blog, Daniel Craig has signed on to star in the upcoming film, "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo". He will be playing Mikael Blomkvist, who is an investigative reporter in Stockholm who has a reputation for exposing corruption in the busin...
07/27/2010 9:44 PM EDT  | Read More

Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 8 Comic Gets New Medium Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 8 Comic Gets New Medium
While at Comic Con 2010, FlickDirect had a chance to sit down with the Buffy Action Comics Director, Jeff Shuter. The Action Comics are based on the Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season Eight comic series, which was considered groundbreaking, and award winning as it continued the...
07/25/2010 2:20 AM EDT  | Read More

Attendee Assualted At Comic Con 2010 Attendee Assualted At Comic Con 2010
Violence broke out today at Comic Con when a dispute over a seat led to an attendee stabbing another attendee in the eye. The assault happened in the main auditorium, H, minutes before Universal began showing material for Paul and Cowboys and Aliens. Reports state that an a...
07/24/2010 9:50 PM EDT  | Read More

Disney is All Tangled At This Year's Comic Con Disney is All Tangled At This Year's Comic Con
At this year's San Diego Comic Con, FlickDirect had a chance to sit down with Nathan Greno and Byron Howard to talk about their new Disney film, Tangled, a modern-day take on the Rapunzel fairy tale first popularized by the Brothers Grimm. In the modern Disney CG version...
07/24/2010 1:05 AM EDT  | Read More