January 16, 2018

Scripts: Evil Dead 2, Clerks 3, Cold, Monster

Evil Dead 2 The remake of "Evil Dead" isn't in cinemas yet, but director Fede Alvarez has confirmed that work has begun on the script for a sequel to said remake. The film premiered last night at SXSW to a rousing reception, with Sony obviously confident enough to proceed. [Source: STYD] Clerks III Filmmaker Kevin Smith has revealed that he has … [Read more...]

Mendelsohn Joins Gosling’s “Monster”

Ben Mendelsohn is set to join Christina Hendricks in Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut "How to Catch a Monster." Described as a dark fairytale, Hendricks plays a mother of two sons, one of whom discovers a secret underwater town. With mother in tow, young Bones enters the dark, macabre place he’s stumbled upon. Mendelsohn worked with Gosling on … [Read more...]

Scribes Set For “1984” & “Monster”

Noah Oppenheim has been set to pen the new adaptation of George Orwell’s classic sci-fi parable "1984" for Imagine Entertainment says Deadline. Set in a totalitarian future society, the story follows a man whose job it is to rewrite history. He soon falls in love, a move that runs afoul of the all-seeing Big Brother. Oppenheim is also penning … [Read more...]

Oldman & Monaghan Hire A “Monster Butler”

Gary Oldman, Dominic Monaghan and Joanne Whalley have joined the cast of Doug Rath's indie drama "Monster Butler" for Dark House Films and Warner Bros. Pictures reports Heat Vision. Malcolm McDowell stars in the film which follows the true story of Roy Fontaine (aka Archibald Hall), a bisexual jewel thief, con artist and serial killer who … [Read more...]

Casting: Arthur, 1942, Monster, Steve Jobs

Arthur and Lancelot He was the favourite, now "Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington is set to play King Arthur in "Arthur & Lancelot" at Warner Bros. Pictures. Harington, who plays Jon Snow on the HBO series, beat out his onscreen 'brother' Richard Madden for the role opposite "The Killing" actor Joel Kinnaman as Lancelot. Production will be … [Read more...]

Knox Case Tweaks Clooney’s “Monster”

After the New York Film Festival premiere of “The Descendants” on Sunday night, George Clooney spoke with The Playlist about his future projects. Clooney says he's no longer part of the heist film “Belmont Boys” and has opted not to direct the narrative film adaptation of the 2005 doco "Our Brand Is Crisis". One film he did speak at length about … [Read more...]