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LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Remake Lands Director

A remake of the cult classic ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ is in development with Greg Berlanti (‘Life As We Know It,’ ‘The Broken Hearts Club’) attached to direct. Directed by Roger Corman, the low-budget 1960 o...
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Kate McKinnon To Play THE LUNCH WITCH

‘Saturday Night Live’ and ‘Ghostbusters’ star Kate McKinnon will take the title role in Amblin Entertainment’s upcoming ‘The Lunch Witch,’ says Deadline. Based on the Deb Lucke’s young adult novel, the comed...
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TRAIN TO BUSAN To Get English-Language Remake

The Gaumont Film Company has acquired the remake rights to Yeon Sang-ho’s harrowing South Korean zombie horror-thriller ‘Train To Busan,’ with plans for an English language version. Released earlier this yea...
trainspotting

Trainspotting 2 – Four New Character Posters

We have Iggy Pop on repeat here on the Movies.ie stereo, counting down the days until Trainspotting 2 arrives... to help quench our lust four new Trainspotting posters have just hit our desk.  Binge on them bel...
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Will Ferrell to Lead eSports Comedy

Will Ferrell is set to tackle the world of eSports, with THR brining word that the ‘Anchorman’ and ‘Talladega Nights’ star has signed on to produce and star in an untitled comedy set in the world of competitive...
jamesandthegiantpeach

Sam Mendes Adapting JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH

Deadline is hearing word that ‘Skyfall’ helmer Sam Mendes is set develop and direct a live-action feature adaptation of Roald Dahl’s widely celebrated classic ‘James And The Giant Peach.’ Nick Hornby (‘Brook...
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Amy Schumer To Lead Live-Action BARBIE Movie

Comedian and actress Amy Schumer (‘Trainwreck’) has reportedly been cast in the title role in Sony and Mattel’s upcoming live-action ‘Barbie.’ Described as an “imaginative family comedy with plenty of heart,...
houdini

10 CLOVERFIELD LANE Helmer To Direct HOUDINI

Dan Trachtenberg, who made his feature directorial debut with Bad Robot’s ‘10 Cloverfield Lane,’ is reportedly in talks to helm the long-in-the-works biopic of master illusionist Harry Houdini. The project i...
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Bradley Cooper Heads Up WWII Drama ATLANTIC WALL

Gavin O'Connor (‘The Accountant,’ ‘Warrior’) is to take the helm of the World War II drama ‘Atlantic Wall,’ based on the Black List script by ‘Deadfall’ screenwriter Zach Dean. With Bradley Cooper attached t...
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New LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Poster

Always be yourself… unless you can be Batman. New one-sheet for the animated adventure features many of Batman’s friends and foes. In the irreverent spirit of fun that made THE LEGO MOVIE a worldwide phe...
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Kelly Reichardt Developing UNDERMAJORDOMO MINOR Adaptation

Kelly Reichardt (‘Wendy and Lucy,’ ‘Night Moves,’ ‘Meek’s Cutoff’) has found her next project. In an interview with The LA Times, the indie auteur revealed she will be adapting Patrick DeWitt’s novel ‘Undermajo...
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Jodie Foster Checks Into HOTEL ARTEMIS

Screenwriter Drew Pearce (‘Iron Man 3,’ ‘Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation,’ ‘Godzilla’) is to make his directorial debut with ‘Hotel Artemis,’ a near-future crime thriller that has Jodie Foster (‘Money Monster’...
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Official ALIEN COVENANT Teaser Poster

‘Run.’ The xenomorphs are back in creepy first poster for Ridley Scott’s ‘Alien: Covenant,’ arriving in cinemas May 2017. Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony s...