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Disney Planning a Rocketeer Reboot? Disney Planning a Rocketeer Reboot?
There are strong whispers that Disney may be planning a reboot their cult classic movie "The Rocketeer". Vulture is reporting that although no definite decision has been made, the studio, under new boss Alan Horn, will soon be having meetings with various writers t...
08/22/2012 9:34 AM EDT  | Read More

Johnny Depp Signs Deal For Fifth Pirate Film Johnny Depp Signs Deal For Fifth Pirate Film
It seems a fifth installment of the highly popular "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise is not to far away on the horizon. It has been reported that Johnny Depp has signed on for a fifth movie.According to sources, he is expecting to pick up a whopping $100 million...
08/21/2012 1:59 PM EDT  | Read More

UPDATE: Tony Scott Did Not Have Cancer UPDATE: Tony Scott Did Not Have Cancer
Yesterday we had reported that according to ABC New, Tony Scott had inoperable form of brain cancer. ABC has since retracted the statement, and said that the "cancer report appears in doubt."  The rumors were also denied by his family....
08/21/2012 9:25 AM EDT  | Read More

Gary Ross to Direct Peter and the Starcatchers for Disney Gary Ross to Direct Peter and the Starcatchers for Disney
Gary Ross, who stepped down as director for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire", has made plans to direct the Disney film, "Peter and the Starcatchers".  The film will be adapted from the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson.  Jesse Wigutow will...
08/20/2012 4:05 PM EDT  | Read More

Zombie Enters the 2012 Presidential Race Zombie Enters the 2012 Presidential Race
New York, NY -- August 20, 2012 - The 2012 Presidential race is about to get more lively thanks to something quite dead - the news that A. Zombie, America's first Zombie Presidential candidate, is entering the race. A formidable third party contender for the nation's hi...
08/20/2012 3:40 PM EDT  | Read More

Phyllis Diller Passes Away at 95 Phyllis Diller Passes Away at 95
Phyllis Diller, famous and ground breaking female comedian, has died today.  She was 95.  "It is a great loss today," said Fred Wostbrock, her agent.  He told NBC, "She was a true pioneer and the first lady of standup. She paved the way for Chel...
08/20/2012 3:38 PM EDT  | Read More

Sources Say Tony Scott May Have Had Inoperable Brain Cancer Sources Say Tony Scott May Have Had Inoperable Brain Cancer
In the wake of the tragic news about Tony Scott's suicide, new information is emerging.According to ABC News, it is said that the director was suffering from an inoperable form of brain cancer.  No other details have been provided to confirm this report.Scott, who w...
08/20/2012 1:54 PM EDT  | Read More

Is it Music or Money That is Causing Delay for Great Gatsby? Is it Music or Money That is Causing Delay for Great Gatsby?
Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" has been pushed back from a Christmas 2012 release to a mid-2013 release, but don't expect any bad feelings about it from Luhrmann, a notorious perfectionist.He was recently quoted as saying "I will tell you this, I'm...
08/20/2012 1:28 PM EDT  | Read More

Female Version of Expendables Film A Possibility Female Version of Expendables Film A Possibility
With the second "Expendables" movie riding high at the box office, Variety is reporting that "The Grey's" producer Adi Shankar is lining up a new take on the movie, one with an all-female cast.According to the report his 1984 Private Defense Contracto...
08/20/2012 10:10 AM EDT  | Read More

Legendary Film Director Tony Scott Passes Away Legendary Film Director Tony Scott Passes Away
Sad news coming out of Hollywood, top film director Tony Scott has died in an apparent suicide after jumping from a bridge in Los Angeles, he was 68.The younger brother of "Prometheus" director Ridley Scott was born in North Shields, England in 1944 and had visions...
08/20/2012 9:13 AM EDT  | Read More