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True Blood Renewed for Seventh Season True Blood Renewed for Seventh Season
It was announced today that "True Blood" will be back for a seventh season.   The hit HBO series remains one of the station's most popular. HBO programming president Michael Lombardo said, "'True Blood' remains a signature show for HBO, and a true...
07/15/2013 2:05 PM EDT  | Read More

An Interview With World War Z's Abigail Hargrove An Interview With World War Z's Abigail Hargrove
FlickDirect's Marco Chacon recently interviewed Abigail Hargrove, who plays Rachel Lane, daughter of Brad Pitt's character Gerry, in the film adaptation of World War Z.   FlickDirect: I saw World War Z last night and I loved it. I know it's PG-13 but I wasn&...
07/11/2013 2:30 PM EDT  | Read More

Sam Mendes Returns to Direct Bond 24 Sam Mendes Returns to Direct Bond 24
CULVER CITY, Calif., July 11, 2013 - Producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, EON Productions; Gary Barber, Chairman & CEO, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; Michael Lynton, CEO, Sony Entertainment, Inc, and Amy Pascal, Co-Chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment today announ...
07/11/2013 1:55 PM EDT  | Read More

Win Complimentary Passes to See a 3D Advance Screening of Universal Pictures’ R.I.P.D. Win Complimentary Passes to See a 3D Advance Screening of Univ...
Universal won't be releasing "R.I.P.D." nationwide until Friday, July 19, but we are giving you a chance to see a 3D advance screening!   Simply click here to enter the sweepstakes and like us on Facebook. All names will be entered into a drawing for two c...
07/11/2013 10:46 AM EDT  | Read More

Stephen Amell Wants to Bring Arrow to Justice League Stephen Amell Wants to Bring Arrow to Justice League
The C.W.'s "Arrow" star, Stephen Amell, has let it be known that he would be very interested in taking the Green Arrow to the big screen for the "Justice League" film.    "I think that Green Arrow has an opportunity to mature in much th...
07/10/2013 3:58 PM EDT  | Read More

Russell Crowe Discusses Suiting Up for Superman Prequel Russell Crowe Discusses Suiting Up for Superman Prequel
Russell Crowe, who recently starred as Jor-El in "Man of Steel", responded via Twitter to the many requests and comments about seeing some more of pre-destruction Krypton.Crowe said he would absolutely be up for reprising the role and exploring more of the Krypton...
07/08/2013 4:37 PM EDT  | Read More

The Heat Sequel in the Works The Heat Sequel in the Works
"The Heat", which stars Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, opened in second place this weekend, beating out "White House Down", starring Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx.     The film earned $40 million, which is a great start to earning a profit...
07/02/2013 11:39 AM EDT  | Read More

Terminator Series to be Rebooted Terminator Series to be Rebooted
The Terminator will be back! Skydance Productions, Annapurna Pictures and Paramount Pictures have announced a joint venture for a rebooted "Terminator" movie, to be released on June 26, 2015.The original 1984 "Terminator" movie, which starred Arnold Schwa...
06/28/2013 1:00 PM EDT  | Read More

Knight Rider Film Back on Track Knight Rider Film Back on Track
80's kids, rejoice. A new draft of the "Knight Rider" film is on its way.   The Weinstein Company has hired Brad Copeland ("Wild Hogs" and "Arrested Development") to take over the new draft, and get things moving along.  The film w...
06/26/2013 2:49 PM EDT  | Read More

Details Discussed for Hobbit's Extended Cut Details Discussed for Hobbit's Extended Cut
Peter Jackson, writer Fran Walsh and producer/co-writer Philippa Boyens recently spoke about the upcoming "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" film, and about some of the new scenes that will be shown in the longer cut.   "We are putting things in the ex...
06/25/2013 3:02 PM EDT  | Read More