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Joseph Gordon-Levitt working on Little Shop of Horrors remake

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is developing a remake of Little Shop of Horrors “with an eye to star” in it, says The Hollywood Reporter. Broadway producer Marc Platt (Wicked) is also working on the reboot, with Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa set to pen it. Originally a 1960 Roger Corman film about a florist and his man-eating […]

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Muppet backlash; Frank Oz and ‘old guard’ upset with new movie

It seems Statler and Waldorf are not the only ones unimpressed with the new Muppet movie.  Famed puppeteer Frank Oz and as a group of writers and performers who helped develop the franchise alongside Jim Henson have expressed their concern over the direction screenwriter Jason Segel and Disney are taking their characters. Frank Oz told Metro […]

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