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Machinist Screenwriter Kosar to Write Vlad

According to The Hollywood Reporter, screenwriter Scott Kosar (The Machinist & The Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake) has been hired to rewrite Summit Entertainments’ Vlad. The original script was written by actor Charlie Hunnam (of the cable TV show Sons of Anarchy) and took an action oriented look at Vlad the …

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Koontz’s Frankenstein Heads to Big Screen

With all the hubbub going around Hollywood about vampires and werewolves, it was only a matter of time before other classic monsters got back onto theater screens. With The Wolfman bringing in over 30 million domestically this past weekend, there is reason to believe there is a big audience for …

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Valentines Day Beats Percy and Wolfman

The romantic comedy Valentine’s Day brought out couples this Valentine’s Day weekend to top the box office beating out newcomers Percy Jackson and The Wolfman, all of which pushed Avatar into fourth place. The twelve estimated top producing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected as of Sunday February …

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Holmes Producer to Take On Musketeers

After the success of Sherlock Holmes, producer Lionel Wigram and Warner Brothers are now gearing up to remake Three Musketeers. According to Variety, Wigram is tailoring this new film for a younger audience with the focus on action and sex. Wigram has Peter Straughan on board to write the script. …

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Syfy and THQ Team For Kids Block

Syfy and THQ announced that they have entered into a comprehensive strategic alliance through which the companies plan to create new concepts/intellectual property as well as develop some of the world’s premier video game franchises into fully integrated multi-platform properties. The first property in the strategic alliance will be the critically acclaimed …

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Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief Hits Nintendo DS

Activision and Twentieth Century Fox released Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief video game for Nintendo DS. The thrilling and addictive tactical role-playing game is based on Rick Riordan’s acclaimed book series and 20th Century Fox’s eagerly anticipated movie Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief, which …

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Chase Palmer Tapped for Dune Script

As announced here earlier this year, the Dune remake is on, with Pierre Morel (Taken) replacing Peter Berg as director. Morel has tapped screenwriter Chase Palmer to write the screenplay, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Morel has brought in Palmer personally to rework the original script that Josh Zetumer (Bourne …

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Warner Bros. & VOOZ Launch PUCCA in U.S.

Warner Bros. Consumer Products and VOOZ announced the launch of a specialized apparel collection for the U.S. featuring PUCCA, the international character from South Korea who has gained wild popularity in Europe and Asia. Originally introduced online, PUCCA debuted as a series of Flash-animated shorts produced by VOOZ and quickly …

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