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Pretty Woman Could Become A Broadway Musical
Word that Pretty Woman could be making its way to the Broadway stage in musical form may have us already mentally composing a musical version of Natalie Cole's "Wild Women Do," but we could be jumping the gun in hoping that any of the music from the film's soundtrack will be worked into stage production, as it sounds like this project is still in the talks stage, so it's not a sure thing. But talks are happening.
Is That Lockdown On The Transformers: Age Of Extinction IMAX Poster?
What do you guys think? Is the Decepticon on the IMAX poster Galvatron? Lockdown? A different foot soldier in Bayís growing Transformers army?
Jon Favreau Joins Vince Vaughn Thriller Term Life
Favreauís role is not disclosed as of yet, though it will probably be a different dynamic than the one that appeared in Swingers and the Favreau-directed Made. This is being billed as a dramatic thriller with no comedic elements, meaning a return to the Vince Vaughn that was a scary, vulgar leading man, the one from the late aughts with a sliver of Robert Mitchum inside him.
IMDB Accused Of Rigging The Star Meter
You know the Star Meter on IMDB? Itís the tiny little graphic Iíve circled in the picture above. Its most basic purpose is to quantify fame, influence and power in the entertainment industry, but if the latest whispers are to be believed, the algorithm might be less unbiased science and more shady money-making scheme.
The LEGO Movie Sequel Hires Chris McKay To Direct
McKayís previous credits include an extended stint on the television series Robot Chicken, where he also helmed the TV movie Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III. I wonder if that means weíll get even more Star Wars characters in the LEGO sequel?
Snipers Take Aim At Electro In Latest Amazing Spider-Man 2 Clip
The above action sequence seems to be derived from the filmís centerpiece sequence shown in ads and on posters, where Spidey battles Electro while the battle wages on the big screens for everyone to see. Thatís a pretty inspired pop-art idea, miles away from the cynicism usually associated with this reboot.
Godzilla Reboot Screens Terrifying New Footage At SXSW
The footage shown in Austin at the SXSW panel reportedly includes a lot of shots from the most recent trailer (shared below), and builds toward a moment when the Hokmuto is destroying the nearby airport, causing a power outage that threatens tourists and strands Taylor-Johnson on the decimated monorail.
Shailene Woodley Slams Twilight, Says YA Adaptations Need To Do Better
Perhaps her work on these authentic teen romances soured her on the Twilight series. Hopefully Divergent preaches the proper messages that help empower teenagers, who really could use more on-screen role models.
Guardians Of The Galaxy's Karen Gillan Teases 'A Big Girlie Fight Sequence' With Zoe Saldana
Discussing the physicality required to pull off some of the moves that we will get to see her pull off in Guardians, Gillan revealed that she also very much felt at a physical disadvantage when play fighting with Saldana. While Gillan required a great deal of prep work, it wasn't the same situation for her scene partner.
The Fantastic Four Dr. Doom Search Narrowed Down To Four Actors
With Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell set to play the titular team in Josh Trank's upcoming Fantastic Four reboot, the production is now turning its attention towards the villainy side of things and have reportedly narrowed down the list of potential Dr. Doom actors to just four actors.
The Grand Budapest Hotel Is Already Breaking Box Office Records
Successes and failures at the box office for directors with household names are typically measured in the millions after a week or two of wide release grosses, but that doesnít mean joy canít be taken in small victories that are measured in the hundreds of thousands after a few days in limited release.
This Week In Home Entertainment: Inside Llewyn Davis, The Book Thief And More
The Coen Brothers picked an attractive setting for their latest theatrical endeavor. Greenwich Village in the sixties is a place bustling with life, art and plenty of movement--even during the cold, grey days of winterómaking for a great place and time to introduce a character.
Marvel's Doctor Strange Director Shortlist Reportedly Loses Two Names, Adds A New One
With the start of the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Phase Three scheduled to launch next year, Marvel Studios is starting to put all of its ducks in a row - and a big part of that mission is finding somebody to direct the upcoming >Doctor Strange. Last month a shortlist of four filmmakers being considered for the gig launched online, but now the race has been slightly altered, with two names apparently no longer in consideration and one new one added to the group.
Devil's Knot Trailer Has Reese Witherspoon And Colin Firth Seeking The Truth
If you caught the trailer that released for Atom Egoyan's Devil's Knot last Fall, a lot of the footage from the new one may seem familiar, however, this is most definitely a new cut and it includes almost half a minute of additional content, some of which focuses on how religion factors into the story...
Judd Apatow Is Still Pissed Off Freaks And Geeks Got Cancelled
Are you still pissed off about Freaks And Geeks get cancelled all the way back in 2000? I am, and let the record show Judd Apatow is too. In fact, the popular director and super producer still carries so much anger from the critically acclaimed show getting axed by NBC that it drives him to keep accomplishing more and more.