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Chris Hemsworth Offered Role of Vince Flynn's Mitch Rapp Chris Hemsworth Offered Role of Vince Flynn's Mitch Rapp
CBS Films has been trying to develop a series  based on the Vince Flynn American Assassin novel series since 2008, and now that things are finally in motion, they have chosen a lead for the franchise. Chris Hemsworth, who played Thor in "The Avengers" and &quo...
10/11/2012 10:32 AM EST  | Read More

Could Ms. Marvel Be In The Avengers Sequel? Could Ms. Marvel Be In The Avengers Sequel?
A possible new recruit for the second Avengers movie may be "Ms. Marvel". She is a super hero that was a former employee of the United States Air Force with super powers that make her resistant to toxins and poisons as well as a body that is virtually invulnerable...
10/10/2012 3:50 PM EST  | Read More

Ridley Scott Declines Chance at Director's Cut of Prometheus Ridley Scott Declines Chance at Director's Cut of Prometheus
Fox gave Ridley Scott the opportunity to re-cut this year's sci-fi hit "Prometheus", according to DVD and Blu-ray producer Charles de Lauzirika while talking to Digital Spy."It was discussed quite a bit; the idea of an extended cut, but the theatrical...
10/10/2012 3:44 PM EST  | Read More

Could Armie Hammer be Swapping One Mask for Another? Could Armie Hammer be Swapping One Mask for Another?
Armie Hammer will playing the role of the Lone Ranger alongside Johnny Depp's Tonto in the Gore Verbinski version of "The Lone Ranger" but if the rumors are to be believed, the 26 year old is the hot favorite to land the role of Batman in the up...
10/10/2012 3:36 PM EST  | Read More

Taken 3 Could Happen Despite Neeson's Reservations Taken 3 Could Happen Despite Neeson's Reservations
With the second Taken movie occupying top spot on both sides of the Atlantic, it was not going to be long before news of a possible third movie in the franchise was going to be talked about.Screen writer Robert Mark Kamen has confirmed work has already started on the third&n...
10/10/2012 2:50 PM EST  | Read More

Who Owns Marvel Superheroes? Who Owns Marvel Superheroes?
Stan Lee Media, Inc. is suing the Walt Disney Company for the $5.5 billion it says that the company has made from films and merchandise based on characters that Stan Lee created.     While the Walt Disney Company bought Marvel for $4 billion back in 2009, Stan Lee...
10/10/2012 10:42 AM EST  | Read More

New Godzilla Film To Be Grounded In Reality New Godzilla Film To Be Grounded In Reality
Gareth Edwards, who will be directing the "Godzilla" reboot, says that the reason he took it on was to give the film a whole new perspective.   In a recent interview with Total Film, he said, "My main idea was to imagine 'If this really happened, what...
10/09/2012 4:08 PM EST  | Read More

Kelly Marcel To Write FIFTY SHADES OF GREY Screenplay Adaptation Kelly Marcel To Write FIFTY SHADES OF GREY Screenplay Adaptation
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA, October 8, 2012-Universal Pictures and Focus Features today announced that Kelly Marcel will write the screenplay to the highly anticipated film adaptation of "Fifty Shades of Grey."  Michael De Luca and Dana Brunetti will produce the film...
10/08/2012 5:20 PM EST  | Read More

Are Blade Runner and Prometheus in the Same Universe ? Are Blade Runner and Prometheus in the Same Universe ?
"Prometheus", the Ridley Scott prequel to the "Alien" saga, will be released this week on Blu-ray and DVD.  There will be plenty of bonus material to view, including an Easter egg that has quite a few people talking.   The 58 second featurette,...
10/08/2012 3:41 PM EST  | Read More

 Chuck Creators Chris Fedak and Josh Schwartz Get Ready to Deliver New Show to Fox Chuck Creators Chris Fedak and Josh Schwartz Get Ready to Del...
Chris Fedak and Josh Schwartz have joined forces once again for "Midnighters", a sci-fi fantasy based on the Alloy book trilogy by Scott Westerfeld.  The pair created "Chuck", NBC's cult hit series.    The show will be written by Fedak,...
10/08/2012 11:38 AM EST  | Read More