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Paul Verhoeven bringing controversial Jesus biopic to screens

Would you like to see a film about the life of Jesus from the director of Showgirls and the co-writer of Pulp Fiction? Deadline reports this controversial project from Paul Verhoeven may become a reality as funding was recently secured. Dutch filmmaker Paul Verhoeven (Robocop, Basic Instinct, Total Recall) has been relatively quiet the last […]

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Roland Emmerich returns to the White House

Roland Emmerich (Independence Day) looks set to wreak havoc on the White House again when he next directs White House Down, an action drama about a paramilitary takeover. According to Deadline, Sony Pictures paid $3 million for the spec script, and describe the film, written by James Vanderbilt (The Amazing Spider-Man, the Total Recall remake), […]

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Trailer Debut: Total Recall

Hollywood can remake it for you wholesale. The trailer for Len Wiseman‘s Total Recall reboot has arrived online. Colin Farrell takes on the role of Quaid, made famous by Arnold Schwarzenegger in Paul Verhoeven‘s 1990 feature of the same name. Both are adapted from Philip K. Dick’s short story We Can Remember It For You Wholesale. […]

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Starship Troopers to be rebooted

Sony is gearing up to reboot Paul Verhoeven‘s sci-fi satire Starship Troopers, Vulture reports. The first Troopers was released in 1997, making it fourteen human years old and approximately eighty-five in Hollywood years. It’s surprising this ancient franchise hadn’t been rebooted already! It follows in the remake-footsteps of Verhoeven’s other features Robocop and Total Recall. Producer […]

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Beckinsale and Biel join Total Recall

Len Wiseman‘s upcoming remake of Total Recall has found its leading ladies. Collider has confirmed Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel will join Colin Farrell and Bryan Cranston in the new film. The long gestating retooling of the 1990 Paul Verhoeven flick (itself based upon Philip K. Dick’s story We Can Remember It For You Wholesale) features Farrell in the […]

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Bryan Cranston to play Total Recall villain

Bryan Cranston is in talks to play the villain in the upcoming remake of Total Recall. The long gestating retooling of the 1990 Paul Verhoeven flick (itself based upon Philip K. Dick’s story We Can Remember It For You Wholesale) is set to star Colin Farrell as a factory worker who begins to suspect he […]

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