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Marc Forster won’t direct World War Z sequel for obvious reasons

Though World War Z went on to become Brad Pitt’s highest grossing film – and one of the year’s biggest hits – it’s important to remember how troubled its production history truly was. Because of that, Marc Forster won’t be returning to direct the sequel. In a THR profile on Pitt’s shingle Plan B, it’s […]

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World War Z sequel in the works

Rumours of a tumultuous production be damned, Paramount are beginning work on a sequel to their surprise hit World War Z. According to The Hollywood Reporter, a follow-up will be developed by Paramount and star Brad Pitt’s production house Plan B. World War Z grossed $66 million in its first frame; the best ever opening for a Brad […]

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Trailer Debut: World War Z

The trailer for Marc Forster’s troubled adaptation of Max Brooks’ novel World War Z has arrived online. Produced by and starring Brad Pitt, the flick documents an apocalyptic zombie outbreak across the world. Whereas Brooks’ book relayed events after the fact, focusing on different characters and nations in each chapter, the film mostly concerns Pitt’s family and […]

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Lost director works on feature film Devolution

Prolific television director Jack Bender is developing a feature film entitled Devolution, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Bender is best known for helming some of the best Lost episodes, although his work in television goes back over 30 years, including such series as Beverly Hills 90210, Northern Exposure, The Sopranos and Carnivale. He has delved into […]

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Brad Pitt to star in World War Z

We have our first big piece of news from Comic Con 2010! World War Z author Max Brooks has confirmed that Brad Pitt will star in the film adaptation of his zombie-war novel. Artist Daniel LuVisi’s concept art for the long-gestating project. Brooks broke the news to MTV mere moments after being informed by Paramount […]

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