Posts Tagged ‘film’

Apocalyptic ‘Yellowstone Falls’ Movie Set With QED

April 14, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

QED International has acquired sci-fi project “Yellowstone Falls” and set up the project with Kevin Misher. The script by Dan Kunka centers on an isolated mother wolf and her cubs under attack from mutated humans. The script has virtually no dialogue. QED’s Bill Block will produce with Misher. QED recently wrapped Brad Pitt’s World War... Read more

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Emperor hires Chan for China Theaters Push

April 14, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Hong Kong studio expands into mainland China exhibition sector.

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Andrew Garfield Says a Bully Helped Him Discover Spider-Man

April 13, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

While bullying can be traumatic for many, “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ star Andrew Garfield said it helped him prepare for the web-slinging superhero role he would come to have. In an interview with The Guardian, Garfield spoke about his sensitive side and how that, at first, was a problem for him when he was a... Read more

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‘The Fosters,’ ‘Behind the Candelabra’ Among GLAAD Media Awards Winners

April 13, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The groundbreaking ABC family drama “The Fosters” and Emmy-winning HBO movie “Behind the Candelabra” were among the big winners this Saturday at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which recognizes accurate representations of the LGBTQ community. Honorees for 12 of this year’s 29 media categories were feted at Los Angeles’ Beverly Hilton Hotel tonight. Iconic... Read more

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‘Sinister Six’ and ‘Venom’ Movies to Be Released Before ‘Amazing Spider-Man 4′

April 12, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

A clear timeline is finally starting to materialize for the growing “Amazing Spider-Man” franchise. According to Den of Geek, the villain-centered spinoffs “Venom” and “Sinister Six” will be released before “The Amazing Spider-Man 4,” which had initially been slotted for May 7, 2018. “Before we know what we do with ‘Spider-Man 4,’ we’re going to... Read more

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James Cameron Plans to Finish All Three ‘Avatar’ Sequel Scripts Within Six Weeks

April 12, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Reddit users got scoop from James Cameron himself on Saturday when the director offered up meaty about the upcoming “Avatar” movies. Cameron told the site during an AMA session (“Ask Me Anything” Q&A) that he’s currently working on the scripts for the three sequels and plans to completed then within six weeks. “The second, third... Read more

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Michael Keaton’s ‘Birdman’ Set for Oct. 17 U.S. Release

April 12, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Fox Searchlight has set Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s “Birdman,” starring Michael Keaton, for an awards-season release date of Oct. 17 in the U.S. Keaton stars as a famous actor struggling to mount a Broadway play. Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan (pictured above with Keaton), Emma Stone and Naomi Watts also star. Inarritu wrote... Read more

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Film Review: ‘Draft Day’

April 10, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

After spending much of his career being likened to “High Noon” star Gary Cooper, Kevin Costner gets a ticking-clock movie to call his very own in “Draft Day.”

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Film Review: ‘Detonator’

April 10, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Damon Maulucci and Keir Politz make a fine feature debut with this small, punchy drama.

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‘Dumb and Dumber’ Producers Claim Red Granite Used ‘Ill-Gotten Gains’ to Finance Sequel

April 10, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Producers Steve Stabler and Brad Krevoy, who last year sued Red Granite Pictures for being frozen out of the sequel to “Dumb and Dumber,” have added a new claim to their complaint: violation of racketeering laws. But Red Granite contends that the latest twist in the litigation is “false, malicious and baseless,” with no facts... Read more

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