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Entertainment News Before 7/29/201880s Cult Classic, Highlander, To Be Re-made
It has been announced by the trades that a remake of the 1986 film, "Highlander" will be released, with production beginning later this year. The original film starred Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery and Clancy Brown and followed the story of immortal being...
5/21/2008 3:45 PM EDT | Read More
John Cusack To Star In Roland Emmerich's 2012
John Cusack has signed on to star in the upcoming Roland Emmerich film, "2012". The film will feature a researcher who finds a portal to a parallel universe and he goes into that world to contact his double to warn him and try to prevent the upcoming apocalyps...
5/20/2008 4:06 PM EDT | Read More
Netflix Teams With Streaming Media Innovator Roku
LOS GATOS and SARATOGA, Calif., May 20, 2008 - Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX), the world's largest online movie rental service, and Roku, Inc., an innovator in digital media streaming technology, today announced the introduction of The Netflix Player by Roku™, a device t...
5/20/2008 9:51 AM EDT | Read More
Pirates Are Back With Blackbeard!
David Franzoni of "Gladiator" and "Amistad" fame, will be penning the script to the upcoming biopic on the famous pirate, Blackbeard, also known as Edward Teach. Blackbeard was notorious for forcing his crew onto merchant ships and plundering them.&...
5/19/2008 2:42 PM EDT | Read More
Fraggle Rock To Be Remade. Find Out When!
Variety has reported that there will be a live action "Fraggle Rock" movie to be released by The Weinstein Company. Cory Edwards of "Hoodwinked" fame will be directing and writing the screenplay, while the Jim Henson Co. will produce and The Weinste...
5/13/2008 12:17 PM EDT | Read More
Miley Cyrus and John Travolta Team Up. What Could It Be?
During a recent interview at the Step Up Women's Network's Inspiration Awards luncheon, Kelly Preston told Marc Malkin of E! that there may very well be a collaboration between her hubby John Travolta and Disney's teen queen, Miley Cyrus (Hannah Montana).Both act...
5/13/2008 12:13 PM EDT | Read More
Spotlight on Action Hero: Anthony De Longis
Actor, celebrity action trainer, horse master, whip master, sword master, Hollywood action coordinator - these are just a few of the titles earned and bestowed upon Anthony DeLongis during his 34 years working in the industry. His influence on film and television stunt work...
5/9/2008 1:41 PM EDT | Read More
2008 Wells Fargo Hollywood Charity Horseshow Hosted by William...
FlickDirect brings you an exclusive press release from last weekend's celebrated event.For almost 20 years William Shatner has been more than just a host at the Hollywood Charity Horse Show event to raise money for disadvantaged children. Every year concerned caring stars tu...
5/8/2008 1:50 PM EDT | Read More
MTV Announces Nominations for the 2008 MTV Movie Awards
Nerds, pirates and robots take over as MTV: Music Television today announced the nominees for the "2008 MTV Movie Awards." Dominating the pack is "Superbad" with 5 nominations followed by "Juno" with 4 nods. Also vying for the much sought-after...
5/6/2008 11:20 AM EDT | Read More
What Makes A Great Summer Movie?
When it comes to films, Nathan Rose and Marco Chacon of FlickDirect are certainly not short on opinions or knowledge. Recently, the guys were asked by Ellen Wernecke at PiQ Magazine what their favorite summer movies are, as well as how they would define a great summer movie....
5/6/2008 10:40 AM EDT | Read More
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