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MGM Planning Ben-Hur Remake

Ben Hur Remake
Thanks to the bank-bolstering talents of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and Skyfall, MGM have gone from studio on the verge of collapse to running around looking for new projects like madmen. The film they are currently eyeing up …

Writer Hired For Jumanji Remake

The endless glut of remakes continues apace with the news that Columbia have hired Zach Helm as the writer for their upcoming Jumanji rehash.…

Ryan Reynolds Will Star In Highlander Remake

There can be only one… way for a film hack to begin this news post and that, friends, was it: yes, Summit Entertainment’s remake of ‘80s cult gloss-fest Highlander has at last selected its leading man, and lo, he’s that …

(Judge) Dredd – Trailer

Dredd Trailer
After the initial excitement about the project and subsequent stories about director Peter Travis finding himself locked out of the editing process, judgement day is finally looming for dystopian comic book sci-fi Dredd.…

Hugh Laurie Is Robocop Villain + Early Teaser Poster

Robocop Villain & Picture
He might be thin as a broom handle but Hugh Laurie still manages to be as full of surprises as a Biggest Loser contestant is full of hamburgers. Having already gone from upper class comic twit on UK telly to …

Gary Oldman Joins Robocop Remake

Gary Oldman for Robocop Remake
It had looked a casting match made in character naming heaven: Edward Norton (remember the surname) heavily linked to a role in MGM’s Robocop remake which would see him playing the scientist who transforms wounded patrolman Alex Murphy into the …

Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby – Trailer

Great Gatsby trailer
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. A great book, but one severely undermined by its reliance on clever words rather than shiny movie stars wearing shiny clothes. In 3D. Three cheers for Baz Luhrmann then, whose new Gatsby movie …

Cruise For Magnificent Seven Remake

Cruise for Magnificent Seven
It’s got Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, James Coburn and melon-farming Charlie Bronson all in one movie. It’s got one of the bona fide best theme tunes in cinema history, courtesy of Elmer Bernstein. And soon it could have its very …

Oldboy Remake Finally Finds Its Villain

Copley cast as villain in Oldboy remake
Christian Bale, Colin Firth and Clive Owen – no, not the Farrelly Brothers’ original picks for their Three Stooges movie, but the actors previously linked to the king rat role in the US-set remake of hugely acclaimed Korean action-thriller Oldboy

Horror Icons Say “Yes!” To Found-Footage

Frankenstein Found Footage Movie
He’s not really a man, but nonetheless we’re declaring venerable horror icon Frankenstein’s monster as our man of the day. Not only have two movies starring the big lug been revealed as being part of Universal’s centenary celebrations, but there …



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