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Blockbuster To Shut Down 960 Stores, Open Kiosks Blockbuster To Shut Down 960 Stores, Open Kiosks
Blockbuster will be closing 960 stores across the country, starting immediately. By the time the year draws to a close, there will be 685 stores shut down. The 275 stores left will be shutting down in 2010.   But don't count Blockbuster out just yet. They will...
09/18/2009 10:29 AM EDT  | Read More

The Legend of The Drunken Master Comes To Blu-ray The Legend of The Drunken Master Comes To Blu-ray
Jackie Chan played a Chinese folk hero -- a real life, historical martial artist and Doctor, Wong Fei Hung.  The 1978 movie, Drunken Master, was a success and helped launch Jackie Chan's career as a physical comedian martial artist.  Almost two decades later, Jacki...
09/17/2009 3:17 PM EDT  | Read More

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Unleases Ultimate Force of Four Blu-ray Box Set Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Unleases Ultimate Forc...
Prepare for the ultimate in hard-hitting action and excitement as four Kung-Fu classics high-kick their way onto Blu-ray High Definition as part of the The Ultimate Force of Four Box Set, arriving in stores September 15, 2009, from Miramax Home Entertainment. This mustown bo...
09/15/2009 8:17 PM EDT  | Read More

Another 80s Film Remake In The Works Another 80s Film Remake In The Works
According to Variety, Sony and Fox will be releasing a remake of "Heathers". The 1989 classic dark teen dramedy will be brought back to life by Mark Rizzo and Jenny Bicks, of "Sex and the City" fame.  "Heathers" featured a girl na...
09/14/2009 8:03 PM EDT  | Read More

Disney Teams Up With Guillermo Del Toro To Create Animated Features Disney Teams Up With Guillermo Del Toro To Create Animated Features
Anaheim, California -- September 11, 2009 -- The Walt Disney Studios, in collaboration with acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro ("Pan's Labyrinth," "The Hobbit"), is launching a new production label called Disney Double Dare You, to create new animated...
09/11/2009 10:39 PM EDT  | Read More

Pirates of The Caribbean 4 Gets A Title Pirates of The Caribbean 4 Gets A Title
On Friday, September 11th, 2009,  Johnny Depp sailed onstage atop the Black Pearl pirate ship in Anaheim, California at Disney's D23 Expo to help announce the forthcoming installment of Disney's blockbuster film franchise, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.Cap...
09/11/2009 10:35 PM EDT  | Read More

Nicholas Cage Out of Green Hornet Nicholas Cage Out of Green Hornet
Nicholas Cage has dropped out of the upcoming film, "The Green Hornet". Cage was set to play the villain in the film. Rumor has it that the reason for the split was that the actor and the studio (Columbia Pictures) were unable to reach a deal. It is...
09/09/2009 11:04 AM EDT  | Read More

Disney Tron Vs The Green Hornet Disney Tron Vs The Green Hornet
According to Variety, Disney will be releasing their upcoming film, "Tron Legacy", on December 17, 2010.  This release date will set the film up for some for some competition; "The Green Hornet" is also being released the same weekend.Sony had previo...
09/04/2009 10:33 AM EDT  | Read More

J.J. Abrams To Release Stephen King's Dark Tower J.J. Abrams To Release Stephen King's Dark Tower
J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof may be releasing a "Dark Tower" film, according to comicbookmovie.com. The pair has recently bought the rights to the series from Stephen King. Don't look for the film to near in the future, however. "We're just...
09/03/2009 2:39 PM EDT  | Read More

Marvel's Fantastic Four Getting Ready For Reboot Marvel's Fantastic Four Getting Ready For Reboot
According to Variety, "Fantastic Four" will be coming back to the big screen. 20th Century Fox already is moving ahead with the plans but hasn't given any information about what's in store for the "Four". The revamped film will be written by &qu...
09/01/2009 3:28 PM EDT  | Read More