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Transformers 2 in 3D

Michael Bay may be going 3-D for his Transformers sequel. The "2008 ShoWest Edition" of the Dolby newsletter (in PDF format) has a list of upcoming 3-D releases and includes Transformers 2 (as well as Steven Sp...
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Scorsese plans Sinatra biopic

"The Stoning of Soraya M" tells the story of what happened to Soraya a kind, spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to conspire against her, trumping up charges of infidelity...
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Cronenberg for Timecrimes

Director David Cronenberg (A History of Violence, The Fly) is a contender to helm the remake of Nacho Vigalondo's Timecrimes.  The original Spanish-language film ‘Los Cronocrimenes’ is a thriller about a m...
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Nick Cage For Bad Lieutenant Remake

Maya is the perfect mother. Her life revolves around her three children, Aleya, Ankush and Anjali, who think nothing less than the world of her. Despite being divorced from her husband, Aman Maya has ensured th...
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Steve Martin Reunites With Diane Keaton

From the director of "The Crow," an atmospheric melange of styles and substance about aliens, night and unspeakable acts. Interesting, but more than a bit addled. Steve Martin is set to reteam with 'Father of t...
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Ritchie For Sgt Rock

"World's Greatest Dad" is a story about a man that learns the things you want most may not be the things that make you happy and that being lonely is not necessarily the same as being alone. Lance Clayton is a ...
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Chipmunks Sequel

The chipmunks are set to return to the big screen in 2010. The sequel ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks II’ will be released on March 19, 2010. A follow-up had been expected given the breakaway success of the first pic,...
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Nailed Back On Track

The story of George Mallory, an explorer obsessed with becoming the first climber to reach the top of Mount Everest, as told through letters to his wife, previously unseen photos, and film from 1924 as well as ...
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Irish at Cannes

Seventeen-year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challengi...
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Lost Star Joins Growing Valentine Cast

‘Lost’ actor Kevin Tighe and Megan Boone are both set to join Jamie King, Jensen Ackles, Tom Atkins, Kerr Smith and Edi Gathegi in Patrick Lussier's My Bloody Valentine 3-D In the remake Tom (Jensen Ackles) ret...
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Spielberg Picks Next Project

On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins...
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Witchblade For The Big Screen

It is fairly extraordinary that this film exists. The level of access attained by Tim Hetherington and Sebastian Junger over their 15-month period embedded with the Second Platoon, Battle Company, 173rd Airborn...
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The Escapist Helmers Next Three Projects

The intriguing genesis, impassioned adherents and unique fashions and dance moves of the Northern Soul scene make it one of the most fascinating of British youth culture movements -- not to mention the music it...
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The First Dark Knight TV Spot

A notorious group of criminals continue to baffle police by pulling off perfectly executed bank robberies. They are in and out like clockwork, leaving no evidence behind and laying low in between heists. But wh...
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William Tell Shooting to the Big Screen

Producers Fred Caruso and D. Constantine Conte are bringing the story of William Tell to the big screen. Based on Friedrich von Schiller's 1805 play, the story chronicles the life of the 14th century Swiss hero...
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May Podcast Now Online

In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice, continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches n...
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Light House Opens

Dublin's much-loved Light House Cinema opens its doors to the public today, May 9th. The cinema will open with John Sayles' Honeydripper and the highly acclaimed XXY, along with a welcome second chance for aud...
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Sopranos Creator Makes Movie Debut

Tasked with pursuing a schoolboy suspected of supplying marijuana, a young policeman becomes troubled by the clash between duty and instinct. The struggle he undertakes with his conscience and his superiors pro...
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Brolin replaces Caan in Nailed

James Brolin has replaced James Caan in political comedy 'Nailed'. Caan quit the movie last month after arguing with director David O’ Russell over the best way to choke on a cookie. The film will also star Jes...
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No postVader plots for Star Wars

Opposite singles that have a strong mutual dislike for each other, are unexpectedly thrust together when their best friends die and leave their one-year-old daughter in their guardianship. George Lucas has said...