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Chronicles of Narnia Finds a Home Chronicles of Narnia Finds a Home
The third installment of the Chronicles of Narnia franchise, "Voyage of the Dawn Treader", has finally found some financial backing.20th Century Fox has stepped up and will co-finance the project, barring any snags with approval of script and shooting budget. Fox,...
01/29/2009 12:57 PM EST  | Read More

Nathan Fillion Discusses Voicing Steve Trevor For Wonder Woman Nathan Fillion Discusses Voicing Steve Trevor For Wonder Woman
Nathan Fillion, star of Joss Whedon's "Firefly" and "Serenity," will do double duty this March as the title character in ABC's upcoming series "Castle" and the voice of Steve Trevor in "Wonder Woman," the next entry in the popular seri...
01/28/2009 9:59 PM EST  | Read More

Cancelled JerichoThe Series To Relive as Feature Length Film? Cancelled JerichoThe Series To Relive as Feature Length Film?
"Jericho" fans have no fear.  According to iFMagazine.com, the show you love will soon be coming to a theatre near you.Executive producer/Director Jon Turteltaub said, "We're developing a feature for Jericho.  It would not require you to have seen th...
01/28/2009 1:57 PM EST  | Read More

People's Choice Awards and NBC Silent on My Own Worst Enemy People's Choice Awards and NBC Silent on My Own Worst Enemy
Recently, a visitor to FlickDirect sent an email inquiring about the results to the People Choice Awards "Cancelled Shows that Deserve a Second Chance" award.She stated that she "watched the People's Choice Awards" just to find out if My Own Worst Enemy w...
01/22/2009 4:08 PM EST  | Read More

81st Academy Awards  Nominations Announced 81st Academy Awards Nominations Announced
Beverly Hills, CA - Nominations for the 81st Academy Awards were announced today (Thursday, January 22) by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Sid Ganis and Oscar® winner Forest Whitaker.Ganis and Whitaker, who won an Academy Award® for his lead p...
01/22/2009 9:46 AM EST  | Read More

Nightmare on Elm Street Falls Victim to The "Remake" Nightmare Nightmare on Elm Street Falls Victim to The "Remake" Nightmare
"Nightmare on Elm Street" will be creeping back into theatres.  The classic horror movie franchise will begin once again, with a brand new take on things.  "It's not Freddy cracking jokes. We want to make a horrifying movie. The concept is so scary,...
01/18/2009 8:40 PM EST  | Read More

Dee Snider To Return in Strangeland 2 Dee Snider To Return in Strangeland 2
New York, NY (January 16, 2009) - Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider will reprise his role as Captain Howdy in the 1998 cult horror classic Strangeland when Strangeland: Disciple goes into production later this year. Snider wrote and co-produced the original film in 1994, pr...
01/17/2009 11:58 PM EST  | Read More

Watchmen Movie Will Be Released As Planned Watchmen Movie Will Be Released As Planned
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the ongoing court dispute between Warner Bros. and 20th Century Fox has been settled.  20th Century Fox is said to have received a substantial amount of money, but the terms of the agreement have not been disclosed.The studios will b...
01/16/2009 11:32 AM EST  | Read More

Judge Dredd To Be Remade? Judge Dredd To Be Remade?
According to 2000AD, there is a new "Judge Dredd " film in the works. DNA Films, along with production companies 2000AD and Rebellion, will be releasing the film. Jason Kingsley, CEO and Creative Director for 2000 AD, said, "We can't give away too many details...
01/14/2009 10:41 AM EST  | Read More

Henry Poole Is Here Henry Poole Is Here
BURBANK, CA - Luke Wilson (The Royal Tenenbaums, Old School), stars in the funny, uplifting and poignant film Henry Poole Is Here, the story of a disillusioned man who attempts to hide from life, only to discover he cannot escape the forces of hope. Coming to DVD and Blu-ray...
01/09/2009 10:53 AM EST  | Read More