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Owen Wilson set for P.T. Anderson’s Inherent Vice

Owen Wilson is in negotiations to join the cast of Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice, The Wrap reports. PTA has already set Joaquin Phoenix to play pot-smoking P.I. Doc Sportello in the adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s acclaimed novel (which is something of a shaggy-dog crime noir set in 1970s Los Angeles). According to Anderson fan […]

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Trailer Debut: The Three Stooges

Did you ever wonder how Larry, Curly and Moe would fare in the modern world? Well, wonder no more! The new trailer for Bobby and Peter Farrelly‘s The Three Stooges has arrived. Though the humour of the Stooges hasn’t exactly been updated (“nyuck nyuck nyuck” indeed), the scenarios in which they find themselves have been. iPhone […]

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Benicio Del Toro abandons Star Trek 2

Benicio Del Toro will no longer play the primary antagonist in Star Trek 2, Vulture reports. Although director J.J. Abrams had been courting Del Toro for months, the two parties were forced to go their separate ways when they couldn’t agree on monetary issues. It is unknown which villain from Trek’s rogues’ gallery will feature […]

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Star Trek 2 (in 3D) gets a release date

Paramount Pictures has officially set a date for J.J. Abrams’ 3D sequel to Star Trek: May 17, 2013. Mark your calendars accordingly! According to Deadline, Abrams will co-write the screenplay with Damon Lindelof, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. The tentatively titled Star Trek 2 was originally slated for a June 2012 release, but the slot was given […]

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Benicio Del Toro to play Star Trek 2 villain?

J.J. Abrams is after Benicio Del Toro to play the villain in Star Trek 2, Variety reports. An official offer was expected to go out to the Oscar winner over the weekend. According to a source close to the production, Del Toro did not yet know which character he would play, despite having met with the […]

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Universal moving ahead with The Wolfman reboot

Universal will reboot The Wolfman after its disastrous effort with the 2010 film of the same name starring Benicio Del Toro. Moviehole has confirmed a rumour from earlier in the year. The studio will not go ahead with a sequel, as originally thought, but will instead rework an existing script into a more original offering. […]

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Universal to reboot The Wolfman … again

They say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting a different result each time. I’m not exactly sure who “they” are, but perhaps it’s time they sat down Universal and had a bit of a chat. According to Bloody Disgusting, Universal is looking to reboot one of […]

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Scorsese and DiCaprio reunite for The Wolf of Wall Street

Martin Scorsese and current-muse Leonardo DiCaprio are set to reunite for the film adaptation of Jordan Belfort’s autobiographical best-seller The Wolf of Wall Street. According to Vulture, formerly-attached director Ridley Scott and studio Warner Bros parted way with the project, allowing Scorsese to jump aboard and direct the script by his Boardwalk Empire co-producer Terence […]

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It’s hideous! – The Wolfman review

The Wolfman – Starring Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins and Emily Blunt. Directed by Joe Johnston. Rated MA. Originally published February 11, 2010. By Simon Miraudo. In the past year, we’ve been treated to two major films about werewolves: The Twilight Saga’s New Moon and this, The Wolfman. Never in my wildest dreams did I […]

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It’s hideous! – The Wolfman review

The Wolfman – Starring Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins and Emily Blunt. Directed by Joe Johnston. Rated MA. By Simon Miraudo. In the past six months, we’ve been treated to two major films about werewolves: The Twilight Saga’s New Moon and this, The Wolfman. Never in my wildest dreams did I think that New Moon […]

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Hairy movie! The Wolfman trailer debut!

source: traileraddict.comThe trailer for the long-awaited reinvention of The Wolfman has finally debuted online. Footage was first screened at Comic Con 2008, so this is a long time coming. Benicio Del Toro stars as the titular anti-hero in the Joe Johnston directed flick. Check out the trailer and let us know your thoughts! http://www.traileraddict.com/emd/13414 The […]

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Paul Giamatti in Three Stooges flick; Jim Carrey out!

source: boston.com There are some crazy musical chairs going on behind the scenes of The Farrelly Brothers‘ Three Stooges film. The original cast of Sean Penn, Jim Carrey and Benicio Del Toro has been significantly altered, with Paul Giamatti replacing Penn and Carrey potentially dropping out. Peter Farrelly told The Names Blog that Paul Giamatti […]

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The Wolfman delayed until February!

source: shocktillyoudrop.com Universal Pictures has pushed Joe Johnston‘s “hairy-movie” The Wolfman from November to February 2010. The picture’s Australian release date is likely to follow suit. This is the third time The Wolfman has been delayed. The $85 million project was originally set to open February 13th this year. The release date was then changed […]

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Sean Penn drops out of Three Stooges

source: news.bbc.co.uk Sean Penn has dropped out of The Farrelly Brothers‘ upcoming Three Stooges flick for personal reasons. The two-time Academy Award winner has decided to take a year off from his film career to focus on family matters. Penn was set to play Larry Howard alongside Benicio Del Toro and Jim Carrey, who have […]

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Penn, Carrey and Del Toro to star as Three Stooges

source: variety.com MGM have revealed that the cast for The Farrelly Brother’s upcoming film The Three Stooges film will include Sean Penn, Jim Carrey and Benicio Del Toro. Sean Penn has officially signed on to play Larry, while negotiations are still underway to lock in Carrey as Curly and Del Toro as Moe. Carrey is […]

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