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Johnny Depp Gets A Big Payday For TRANSCENDENCE

Johnny Depp is going to try something different. The actor is close to signing on to cinematographer Wally Pfister’s directorial debut, Transcendence. The film will be produced by Christopher Nolan, who collaborated with Pfister on Memento, [...]

October 25, 2012

JACK REACHER: The Curse Of Photoshop Strikes Again

I previously mentioned how the latest poster for Christopher McQuarrie‘s Jack Reacher (formerly One Shot) reminded me of the poster for great Taxi Driver. However, I didn’t mention how bad the Photoshopping job on this piece of publicity [...]

October 17, 2012

Sony Moves Release Date For ROBOCOP; Is It In Trouble?

Sony Pictures has moved Neill Blomkamp’s Matt Damon starrer Elysium from March 2013 to an August 9th release. This shows that Sony believes the science fiction thriller has the potential to hit it big during the summer season. However, the studio [...]

October 17, 2012

Joe Wright Eyes Directing THE SECRET LIFE OF HOUDINI

I can really get onboard with Joe Wright directing the Houdini biopic, which is based on the book, The Secret Life of Houdini by William Kalush and Larry Sloman – or to call it by its full (awkward) title, The Secret Life of Houdini: The [...]

October 16, 2012

Hollywood Salaries Have Been Taken To The Bank

Liam Neeson took home a $2 million payday for 2009’s Taken (a career best at the time). However, for Taken 2 the Irish actor was paid a very impressive $12 million upfront and he looks set to score much more with his back-end participation. [...]

October 13, 2012

Interview: C. Robert Cargill Writer Of Horror SINISTER

Horror film, Sinister starring Ethan Hawke is opening to good buzz. Directed by Scott Derrickson (The Exorcism of Emily Rose), it follows Hawke’s novelist as he investigates the deaths of the family who previously lived in his house. The film uses [...]

October 12, 2012

Affleck’s Advice

Argo director Ben Affleck said that when he came to star-in and direct The Town (2010) he asked three men for advice – fellow actor-directors Kevin Costner, Robert Redford and Warren Beatty. Affleck said: “The one thing they all said to me, [...]

October 11, 2012

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