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Dark Crystal Sequel Announced, Gelflings Rejoice

In a jointly issued press release, the Jim Henson Company and Australian based Omnilab Media stated today that the two companies are teaming up for the long awaited sequel to the Dark Crystal, titled Power of the Dark Crystal. Twin brothers Peter and Michael Spierig (the Undead, and Daybreakers) are …

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Sam Rockwell Joins the Cast of Cowboys and Aliens

Sam Rockwell has signed on to Jon Favreau’s next film, Cowboys and Aliens, according to the Hollywood Reporter’s Heat Vision blog. Rockwell joins fellow cast members Daniel Craig, Olivia Wilde and Harrison Ford on the project. Rockwell will play Doc, a bar owner who joins Zeke Jackson (Craig) Ella (Wilde), …

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Matthew Vaughn May Helm X-Men: First Class

Matthew Vaughn, director of Kick Ass, is in talks to direct X-Men: First Class, the prequel to 20th Century Fox’s hit X-Men trilogy. According to multiple sources, Vaughn was the top candidate for the job, but then passed last week after talks fell apart. The Hollywood Reporter stated that Bryan …

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Marvel Launches Iron Man Central

Marvel Entertainment announced the launch of Iron Man Central, the official Iron Man application for the iPhone and iPod touch. In anticipation of the biggest movie release  of the year, IRON MAN 2,  theIron Man Central app provides fans new and old with an immersive experience into the world of the …

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“Jonah Hex” Debuts As Eighth Warner Premiere Motion Comic

Warner Premiere’s eighth Motion Comics series Jonah Hex, which blends the ferocity of the Old West with elements of the supernatural, comes to life today. Based on the comic book written by John Albano, drawn by artist Tony DeZuniga, and published by DC Comics, Jonah Hex Motion Comics takes viewers …

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Nolan’s Batman 3 Gets Release Date

It’s official!  Warner Brothers has announced that July 20, 1012 is the release date for the third Christopher Nolan directed Batman film, according to breaking news at The Hollywood Reporter’s Heat Vision blog. Though there is title yet for the third film, nor a filming start date, it is known …

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Glee’s Dianna Agron Cast in I Am Number Four

Dianna Agron, who plays Quinn Fabray on the hit TV show Glee, has landed the female lead in DJ Caruso’s I Am Number Four, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film follows a group of nine aliens who have escaped their home world before a rival species destroyed their planet.  …

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Ron Howard to Take on Stephen King’s The Dark Tower

It’s been a long time coming, but it seems as though Stephen King’s The Dark Tower might finally be coming to both big screens and small. According to both Deadline and The Hollywood Reporter’s Heat Vision blog, Imagine Entertainment and Weed Road are in discussions with Stephen King to bring …

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Dynamite Explores The World Of The Green Hornet

Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet #1 was an incredible hit and it helped propel Dynamite Entertainment as the fifth largest publisher in comics for the month of June.  With the re-orders on Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet #1 being achieving such incredible numbers, it catapulted to the #11 slot for dollars and #20 spot …

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