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Original Aquaman Screenwriter Jumping Back Onboard

The writer had initially teamed up with filmmaker Zack Snyder's frequent collaborator Kurt Johnstad in 2014 to pen the first script for Warner Bros. bosses, but late last year (15), when the project...

Christopher Lambert: Mortal Kombat Film To Have Time Travel

The new 'Mortal Kombat' movie is going to have a time travel theme, actor Christopher Lambert has revealed.The 59-year-old actor has confirmed that he is in talks to reprise his role as god of thunder...

Saw 8 To Start Filming In September

'Saw 8' will start filming in Toronto in September.The last instalment of the horror franchise, known as 'Saw: The Final Chapter' or 'Saw 3D', was released back in 2010 but now the gore is going...

The Conjuring 2 Spin-off In The Works

The Conjuring 2, starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga, opened in U.S. cinemas last week (ends12Jun16), but the team behind the sequel to The Conjuring are already brewing up plans for a new...

'The Conjuring 2' Smashes The Weekend's Domestic Box Office

Despite lukewarm reviews (at least in comparison to the critical acclaim of the first movie), James Wan's horror sequel 'The Conjuring 2' easily came out on top in the weekend's (June 10th-12th) box office numbers,...

'The Conjuring 2' Reviews: Good Enough That The Cheap Scares Are Forgiven By Most Critics

'The Conjuring 2' always had a lot to live up to after the original film in 2013; how was James Wan going to scare his audience with his next Ed and Lorraine Warren case? As...

James Wan Sued By Horror House Couple

Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga starred in the 2013 horror as paranormal investigators who visit a farmhouse to explore ghostly goings on, and the film is said to be based on the true...

Henry Winkler Developing Macgyver Reboot

The former Happy Days star was an executive producer on the hit adventure series, which starred Richard Dean Anderson as the titular Angus MACGyver. Now Winkler has teamed up with Furious 7...

Is Cbs Planning To Bring Back 'Macgyver'?

The recent run of old TV shows being resurrected is continuing, as CBS are reportedly planning to bring back 80s series ‘MacGyver’, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The action series originally ran from 1985-1992 and...

Vin Diesel Keen To End Fast & Furious Franchise With A Trilogy

Despite the fact there is no director behind the wheel for an eighth movie or an official script, Diesel has announced he has signed on for three more films. In a post...

Universal 'Actively Searching' For Furious 8 Director

Universal is ''actively casting and searching for the right director'' for 'Furious 8'.Following the news that both Justin Lin and 'Furious 7' director James Wan have turned down the chance to helm the next instalment...

James Wan To Produce Mortal Kombat Movie

James Wan is to produce the new 'Mortal Kombat' film.The 38-year-old filmmaker - whose previous credits include directing 'Insidious' and 'Furious 7' - has signed on to play an important role with the much-discussed reboot...

James Wan To Direct Jason Momoa In 'Aquaman'

James Wan is to direct Aquaman for Warner Bros, while Kurt Johnstad - best known for penning 300 - will write the script. The superhero movie stars Jason Momoa as the serpine superhero, with Charles...

James Wan Announced As Aquaman Director

'Furious 7' director James Wan is to direct 'Aquaman'.Warner Bros. has announced that the 38-year-old filmmaker is onboard to direct the upcoming film in the DC Comics cinematic universe, which will star Jason Momoa as...

James Wan To Direct Aquaman

Former Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa will portray the DC Comics character, the ruler of the underwater kingdom Atlantis, and now the Warner Bros. project has found its director in Wan....

Russell Crowe Leads Tributes To Late Cinematographer

The Australian moviemaker, who collaborated with director Peter Jackson on The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, is believed to have suffered a heart attack. Lesnie received the Academy Award...

Fast And Furious 7 'Could Be Last In The Franchise'

'Fast & Furious 7' could be the last film in the series.The franchise is reportedly in a state of uncertainty, with no director or writer appointed for the upcoming eighth film. There are also doubts...

Jordana Brewster Relieved At 'Fitting' Furious 7 Tribute To Late Paul Walker

The actor was killed in a car crash in November, 2013, when he had completed an estimated 85 per cent of his scenes for the latest instalment of the car racing film franchise....

James Wan To Direct The Conjuring 2

James Wan is returning to direct 'The Conjuring 2'.The director has signed a first-look deal with film studio New Line, while it's also been confirmed that the release date has been pushed back from October...

The Conjuring Spin-off Called Annabelle

'The Conjuring' spin-off is to be called 'Annabelle'.Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema have set an October release date for a spin-off film from last year's smash hit horror movie, which will focus on the...

Paul Walker's Brothers Help Complete Filming On Fast & Furious 7

Paul Walker's brothers are helping director James Wan complete filming on Fast & Furious 7 by serving as stand-ins for the late actor's unfinished scenes.Caleb and Cody Walker will be used during select scenes, while...

Paul Walker Won't Be Cut From Fast And Furious 7

Paul Walker will remain in 'Fast & Furious 7'.The late actor, who died in a fiery car crash in November 30, won't be edited out of the film, Universal Pictures has confirmed.Walker and co-star Vin...

Vin Diesel Confirms 'Fast & Furious 7' Release Date

Fast & Furious 7 is definitely still happening, and if Vin Diesel's Facebook account is to be believed, then it will be here by next spring. The star of the franchise took to his Facebook...

Fast And Furious 7 Will Be Completed

'Fast & Furious 7' will be completed following Paul Walker's death.The action movie will finish filming and be released in due course, according to director James Wan, despite previous speculation the leading man's death will...

Fast And Furious 7 To Be Delayed Following Paul Walker Death?

'Fast & Furious 7' will likely be delayed following Paul Walker's death.Universal Pictures bosses held a conference call early on Sunday morning (01.12.13) to discuss the future of the new action movie - which began...

Paul Walker Almost Quit Fast And Furious 7

Paul Walker almost quit the 'Fast & Furious' franchise ahead of the seventh movie.The 40-year-old star felt ''scared'' about the future of the action franchise following the departure of director Justin Lin, but was quickly...

Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 Movies Of 2013 (So Far)

Movie buffs have begun to anticipate Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 movies lists in recent years. The legendary director's run-down of his favorite movies of the year has made for interesting reading in recent years and...

Kurt Russell Confirmed For Fast And Furious 7

Kurt Russell has been confirmed for 'Fast and Furious 7'.The 62-year-old actor will star in the street-racing movie, which is a follow-up to this summer's hit 'Fast & Furious 6', and is rumoured to have...

'Prisoners' Steals Away The Top Spot At Slow Weekend Box Office

Prisoners successful rode the wave of critical acclaim thrust it's way to emerge as the top performing movie at the box office this weekend. Taking in £21.4 million between Friday and Sunday, the film easily...

Dwindling Box Office In Sept.? Don't Believe It

Could it be that Hollywood's established belief that no film can perform well at the box office during the first weeks of September is no more than a self-fulfilling shibboleth? That would certainly seem to...

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