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Bruce Lee's "The Silent Flute" To Be Remade

Bruce Lee's "The Silent Flute" To Be Remade
Paul Maslansky is developing "The Silent Flute," a martial arts feature based on a treatment written by Bruce Lee prior to his death in 1973.

Maslansky produced an earlier version of the movie in 1978 -- better known as "Circle of Iron" -- with the late Sandy Howard. He secured rights to the project from Howard's widow, Arlene Howard.


The Silent Flute will be an epic martial arts adventure film that promises to honor Bruce Lee's original artistic and philosophical conception," said Paul Maslansky, who is exec producing. "It also promises to reach new levels of action and adventure never before seen in martial arts filmmaking."

"Circle of Iron," centered on a martial artist rebel -- portrayed by Jeff Cooper -- on a quest for the "Book of Enlightenment" and the various trials that educate him in Zen philosophy. Bruce Lee had written a part for himself as a reluctant me…

Peter Jackson Gives Update On "The Hobbit"

Peter Jackson Gives Update On "The Hobbit"
We have some good news about the long over due and much anticipated film "The Hobbit" Peter Jackson gives fans the most recent update on where the two Hobbit films are.

We've just delivered the script. Literally last week, we delivered the second of the two screenplays -- the first draft. So the studio's got both scripts now, which is a milestone; and if anything was holding it up, it was us doing the screenplays, because we'd just been writing as fast as we can, but it took us this long to get them finished. So we take whatever responsibility there is for the speed. And we're now in the process of budgeting the films, and then hopefully we'll get to a budget the studio [people] are happy with, and they'll greenlight the movies and we'll announce the shooting dates. I'd be pretty optimistic that we'll be shooting before the end of the year. I would imagine October, November, we'd be…

Geena Davis Talks Beetle Juice 2

Geena Davis Talks Beetle Juice 2
This is just a rumor, so do not go and wet your pants just yet. The talk about doing a sequel to Beetlejuice has been in talks since the 1990's, Davis talked about the sequel while she was doing press for you upcoming film "Accident's Happen"

Davis said:

It's funny, [another journalist] just asked me about a sequel to Beetlejuice - which, though I haven't heard anything about it, might be interesting, I would do that!.
"Thing is, do ghosts age?, Wouldn't we be stuck in the age we were? Alec [Baldwin] and I would have to look as we did then - who knows, maybe we could? I better get in touch with Tim Burton.

A script titled "Beetlejuice goes Hawaiian", written by Jonathan Gems, was doing the rounds in the early '90s. It saw the Deetz family moving to Hawaii, where Charles (Jeffrey Jones) is developing a resort. Soon enough the twice-unlucky clan discover they're building on top of an old ancient Hawaiia…

"Machete" Has Sliced A Release Date

"Machete" Has Sliced A Release Date
The long awaited Robert Rodriguez film "Machete" will be getting a Labor Day Weekend release. After a long bidding war 20th Century Fox won the war.

The film Stars are Danny Trejo, Robert De Niro, Jessica Alba, Michelle Rodriguez and Lindsay Lohan.


Synopsis:

The highly skilled Federale Machete is hired by some unsavory types to assassinate a senator. But just as he's about to take the shot, he notices someone aiming at him and realizes he's been set up. He barely survives the sniper's bullet, and is soon out for revenge on his former employers, with the reluctant assistance of his old friend Cheech Marin, who has become a priest and taken a vow of nonviolence. If you hire him to take out the bad guys, make sure the bad guys aren't you!

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Knight and Day Alternate Trailer

Knight and Day Alternate Trailer
This time we have the Alternate trailer for the upcoming film Knight and Day starring My main Man TC and Cameron Diaz. In this trailer we get more of the comedic performance my Cruise and Diaz and a lot more action too. I can not wait to catch this film in theaters on June 25, 2010.



Milner (Cruise) is a secret agent who goes on a blind date with unlucky-in-love June Havens (Diaz), and ends up pulling her into a serious yet comedic journey to protect a powerful battery that holds the key to an infinite power source.

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Space Paranoids Online Trailer

Space Paranoids Online Trailer
Here is a great trailer for the upcoming Encom re-release of Space Paranoids Online, I would expect to see something soon popping up online for this game.



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Fanboys Coming To Blu-Ray

Fanboys Coming To Blu-Ray
I am a huge fan of the film, and even a bigger fan of the director Kyle Newman. I got a chance to talk to Kyle last year at the Scream Awards even though it was brief , this guy was super cool. (JERSEY MIKE's.)  So yeah, I am going to let you know about the release of this Blu-ray and great film.


We have gotten word that Amazom has begun to take pre-orders of the film and is set to be released on July 27, 2010.

A little history about this film-when this film was set to be released in Theaters it went through hell just to get there. So many bumps and bull shit in the road for this film to over come.

The film was set to be released on August 17, 2007, but was pushed back for a January 2008 release date. But, oh wait, the film kept getting pushed back further and further which I think really killed the box office total for this film. The final cut of the film was screened on July 24, 2008, in San Diego at Comic-Con.  It was announced there that Fanboys woul…

New True Blood Promotional Posters

New True Blood Promotional Posters

Here are four new promotional poster for the upcoming third season of True Blood. It will air beginning June 13, 2010, according to HBO. And we have news that Alan Ball confirmed that there will be a fourth season of True Blood.



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Michael Bay To Blow Up Reality TV

Michael Bay To Blow Up Reality TV
I am sure that the first shot of the show will involve some kind of explosion.  Bad ass over the top Michael Bay is making his first foray into unscripted television, partnering with top reality producers Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz of Magical Elves to produce an action-adventure series. One Way Out, which is being pitched to the networks, is described as “a game with no rules.” A cross between an extreme Survivor, The Mole and The Amazing Race, the show pits ordinary people from all walks of life against each other.

“For my first television project I wanted to do something that had never been done before, and I believe that One Way Out, Bay said. “Combining unique twists, death-defying challenges, and stunning visuals, we are reinventing the genre, showing just how far people will go when they are stripped of their bare necessities and forced to do whatever it takes to survive."
All players have secret pasts that they must keep hidden, setting …

“Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” Get Their Catch

“Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” Get Their Catch 
For the  fourth installment of “Pirates of the Caribbean” has just hooked a mermaid in the form of French actress Astrid Bergès-Frisbey.

Astrid who is new to American audiences unless you enjoy french films like (“La Fille du Puisatier,” “Bruc,” “Extase,” “La Premiere Etoile” and “Un Barrage Contre le Pacifique”) Which I do not.

This will be her first English-speaking role,the Paris-based performer, born to French-American and Catalan parents, will played a fish-tailed beauty in “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.”

Johnny Depp returns as Captain Jack Sparrow.

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Zac Efron To Star in "Easy Money" Or "Snabba Cash"

Zac Efron To Star in "Easy Money" Or "Snabba Cash"
Zac Efron Set To Star In No more High School for Zac Efron. He is set to star in the remake of the Swedish film "snabba cash" Easy Money (which is what "snabba cash" means in Swedish.)

Efron has been trying to distance himself from the teen heartthrob roles you are accustom to seeing him in. Efron was in last years "Me and Orson Welles" film, which was the start to his new career as an actor and not a teen heartthrob.

Efron is attached to star in and produce a remake of "Snabba cash," the hot Swedish property that was the subject of a heavy Hollywood bidding war and has just found a home at Warner Bros.

"Snabba" is based on a novel by Jens Lapidus and was a major hit in its home country this year. The thriller follows three interconnected storylines involving drugs and organized crime, with the main character a young man (played in the original by Joel Kinnaman) who …

Jamie Foxx Welcomes You To The Jungle

Jamie Foxx Welcomes You To The Jungle
Sorry about the Picture I had to use this one. LOL  Now back to the story.  Jamie Foxx is not starring in a Guns and Roses film, but in a 20th Century Fox Animation toon "Welcome to the Jungle," based on an original pitch by Foxx and scribe Malcolm Spellman.

Foxx is attached to star in the animated pic, which he'll produce with manager and partner Jamie Rucker King via their company FoxxKing Entertainment. Foxx, a Grammy winning R&B artist, also will write original music for the film.

Spellman is penning the script, although Fox is keeping the storyline under tight wraps.

One hint provided by Spellman's team: "Life is a jungle and welcome to it."

"I'm psyched about 'Welcome to the Jungle' because it's specifically built to utilize Jamie's talent with voices and as a musician," Spellman said.

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Two New Toy Story 3 Clips

Two New Toy Story 3 Clips
We got our hands on two new Toy Story 3 Clips one is filmed on a Security Camera, which gives the clip an edgier fell to it. And the second clip is more like a Macy's commercial. I hope you enjoy these clips as much as I did.






The creators of the beloved “Toy Story” films re-open the toy box and bring moviegoers back to the delightful world of our favourite gang of toy characters in TOY STORY 3. As Andy prepares to depart for college, Buzz, Woody and the rest of his loyal toys are troubled about their uncertain future. Directed by Lee Unkrich (co-director of “Toy Story 2” and “Finding Nemo”), TOY STORY 3 is a comical new adventure in Disney Digital 3D™ that lands the toys in a room full untamed tots who can’t wait to get their sticky little fingers on these “new” toys.

It’s pandemonium as they try to stay together, ensuring “no toy gets left behind.” Meanwhile, Barbie comes face to plastic face with Ken (yes, that Ken).

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New Nightmare On Elm Street Clip

New Nightmare On Elm Street Clip
We got our hands on a new clip from the upcoming film A Nightmare On Elm Street. As Nancy (Rooney Mara) enters  the convenient store  you hear The Everly Brothers in the back ground “whenever I want you, all I have to do is dream.. dream, dream, dream”


A Nightmare on Elm Street is an upcoming 2010 American slasher film written by Wesley Strick and Eric Heisserer, directed by Samuel Bayer, and produced by Michael Bay, Andrew Form, and Brad Fuller. It is a remake of Wes Craven's 1984 slasher film of the same name and designed to reboot the franchise. The film stars Jackie Earle Haley as Freddy Krueger, a role made famous by Robert Englund, while Rooney Mara takes over the role of Nancy Thompson, originally portrayed by Heather Langenkamp. The remake is set to be released on April 30, 2010.

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Rachel Weisz To Play Jackie Kennedy In Upcoming "Jackie" Film

Rachel Weisz To Play Jackie Kennedy In Upcoming "Jackie" Film
Rachel Weisz is in play to portray Jackie Kennedy in the upcoming film titled Jackie. Academy-Award winning actress Rachel Weisz is attached to play the late first lady. Weisz’s fiancee, director Darren Aronofsky (The Wrestler), will direct and produce.


The script had been rumored as a Steven Spielberg-produced telefilm for HBO, but Spielberg is not involved in any way.

The script, from Noah Oppenheim, head of development at television production company Reveille, has been a hot commodity at the agency since it came in last month. Jackie, written over period of nights and weekends by Oppenheim, catalogs the four days between JFK’s assassination and his burial, showing the beloved Jackie at both her most vulnerable and her most graceful.

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Hayley Atwell Snags Peggy Carter Role In Upcoming Captain America Film and Title Change

Hayley Atwell Snags Peggy Carter Role In Upcoming Captain America Film and Title Change
The British actress Hayley Atwell has snagged the role of Peggy Carter in the upcoming Captain America film. We reported that Alice Eve was in the driver seat, but looks like we were wrong, as the  role went to Atwell.

Hayley Atwell is not a house hold name just yet but will be soon after this film is released. She has starred in  Brideshead Revisited, The Duchess and the TV show The Prisoner.

We have more news about the film. There has been a title change for the movie. It was originally going to be called THE FIRST AVENGER: CAPTAIN AMERICA, but Marvel has announced that the title has now been changed to CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER

Here is the Official Press Release from Marvel:
Marvel Studios announced today that Hayley Atwell has been cast to star as Peggy Carter in the studio’s highly anticipated movie CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER opposite Chris Evans. In the early comics, Peggy…

Twilight: Eclipse More New Pictures

Twilight: Eclipse More New Pictures
The pictures we got our hands on are Low quality but once we get better quality pictures I will post.



The official movie description:

In THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE, Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, she is forced to choose between Edward and Jacob -- knowing that her decision has the potential to ignite the struggle between vampire and werewolf. With her graduation quickly approaching, Bella is confronted with the most important decision of her life.

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Iron Man 2 Easter Eggs After The Credits Have Rolled

Iron Man 2 Easter Eggs  After The Credits Have Rolled
I have been accustom to staying after the credits role during a movie now, with a hand full of films having Easter eggs at the end of the film. And we learned from cinemablend that Iron Man 2 will be no different from the first film. After the credits have rolled be sure to stick around because they will have a few surprises for us.

Captain America and Thor will show up in Iron Man 2 after credits and it may also be the first time the “Avengers” are referenced by name in a Marvel film. We already know from the Iron Man 2 trailers that Sam Jackson’s Nick Fury plays a prominent role in the sequel, and Fury should be at least partially responsible for putting the Avengers team together. Maybe he’s even roped Tony Stark into recruiting, resulting in an after the credits scene in which Stark tries to hire Captain America and Thor for Fury’s superhero team-up,,. but that's just a theory.
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Mattel Exclusive Comic-Con 2010

Mattel Collectibles Exclusive For Comic-Con 2010
If you have ever been to Comic-Con then you know how crazy it gets, when you try to get your hand on Exclusive items from all the different booths. This year will be no different.

G4 got the first look at the exclusives that Mattel will be offing this year.



* Masters of the Universe Classics Skeletor and Mo-Larr from the Robot Chicken sketch – we saw this set at Mattel’s collector event at Toy Fair. Skeletor is missing a tooth, like he is at the end of the sketch.

* Masters of the Universe Classics Orko – comes with a Prince Adam “accessory.” Adam, a fully-articulated figure, was positioned in the package sideways below Orko, obscured partially by standard packaging. When you dip Orko in hot water, he turns transparent and “disappears.” When you dip his spellbook in hot water, the SDCC logo appears. I imagine the SDCC logo is exclusive to the version that will be sold at SDCC, but I’m not sure if Orko’s disappearing act is also exclusi…

Joss Whedon To Take On The Avengers Film

Joss Whedon To Take On The Avengers Film
There goes the neighborhood. Deadline is confirming that  Joss Whedon is in final talks to direct Marvel's proposed The Avengers movie.

I am not sure that I would trust such a high profile franchise with Whedon with his track record being just the film Serenity. I understand he has a Huge following with fanboys and girls and he has written the scripts for several (including his upcoming Cabin in the Woods) and is a well-known script doctor in Hollywood. He's also got a long relationship with Marvel, having written Astonishing X-Men, not to mention an early draft of the X-Men movie, among other things.

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Chinese Trailer For Iron Man 2 And More New Footage

Chinese Trailer For Iron Man 2 And More New Footage
Here is the Chinese Trailer for the upcoming Iron Man 2 film, we get to see some shots that we haven't seen yet.



And we also have An ET Behind The Scene feature talking about Tony and Peppers relationship and with  more new footage.



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Catherine Hardwicke Confirmed For Little Red Riding Hood Film

Catherine Hardwicke Confirmed For Little Red Riding Hood Film
It has been confirmed that Catherine Hardwicke will be directing the upcoming Red Riding Hood film. In 2008, she directed the film adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's bestselling book, Twilight. The film was the first in a planned series produced by Summit Entertainment based on Meyer's four-book series.

Production Weekly  is reporting that:

Catherine Hardwicke's adaptation of the classic fairy Red Riding Hood has opened offices at Vancouver Film Studios, for an early July shoot.
The best-known version of the story—in which a wolf disguises himself to fool a girl delivering food to her sick grandmother in the forest—was published in the 19th century by the Brothers Grimm. Earlier oral versions of the tale, which date back to the Middle Ages, are far darker and sometimes involve a werewolf rather than a wolf; the first published version, by Charles Perrault, concludes with Red Riding Hood eaten by the wolf, with no h…

Joe Johnston Talks Chris Evans And How He Got The Captain America Role

Joe Johnston Talks Chris Evans And How He Got The Captain America Role
Joe Johnston the director of The First Avenger: Captain America Film talked to Earths Mightiest about the upcoming film and how Chris Evans nabbed the role of Steve Rodger (Captain America.)

So what was it exactly they were looking for? Johnston explains.
Casting Captain America is really casting two roles...Steve Rogers before and after the transformation from 98 pound weakling to perfect physical specimen. I can't divulge how we're going to do it, but the performance will be Chris Evans from beginning to end. An actor playing Captain America has to embody that back story and let it inform his understanding of his new self. One of the interesting aspects of the character is the effect that kind of total transformation would have on the his psyche. It gives the character more dimension and the actor playing him a wider range of interesting choices. Johnston goes on and explains why he chose Chris Evans and y…

New Predators Featurette And Interviews

New Predators Featurette And Interviews
Here is the second behind the scenes featurette for the new Predators film that's being developed . The video shows new footage and a great interview with director Nimrod Antal and producer Robert Rodriguez and how they chose Adrien Brody for the role and why. After watching this I have hope for the film.

The film is being directed by Nimród Antal and being produced by Robert Rodriguez, add to that the film stars starring Adrien Brody, Topher Grace, Alice Braga, Laurence Fishburne, Danny Trejo and Derek Mears



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Trailer For Paper Man Starring Ryan Reynolds

Trailer For Paper Man Starring Ryan Reynolds
The film was written and directed by Kieran and Michele Mulroney. This was their first big break, now with this film under their belt they have been tapped to draft the script for Sherlock Holmes 2.

Paper Man is an inspirational comedic drama about an unlikely friendship between Richard (Jeff Daniels), a failed middle-aged novelist who has never quite grown up and Abby (Emma Stone), a 17-year-old girl whose role in a family tragedy years earlier has stolen away her youth. Both are unsure, both are afraid to take firm steps forward, and both rely on the imaginary friends in their heads to help guide them into the future - for Richard, it is the costumed superhero Captain Excellent (Ryan Reynolds), and for Abby, it's morose fellow teenager Christopher (Kieran Culkin).

At the urging of his wife Claire (Lisa Kudrow), Richard has moved to a Long Island beach community for the winter season in order to overcome his writer's block. There, Ri…

The Disappearance of Alice Creed Trailer

The Disappearance of Alice Creed Trailer
If the young lady in the film looks familiar then you may recognize her from the James Bond movie, Quantum of Solace, or the make Clash Of The Titans and the upcoming Prince Of Persia. She is one of the young talented and in demand actress in Hollywood at this time.

The Disappearance of Alice Creed is a 2010 British thriller film about the kidnapping of a young woman by two ex-convicts. The film is written and directed by J Blakeson and stars Gemma Arterton as the captured Alice Creed, with Martin Compston and Eddie Marsan as Danny and Vic, the kidnappers. The film was screened at the 2009 London Film Festival  and the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival ; and will be screened at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2010.  Release date of this film in the US is still up in the air, but the film will release in the UK on April 30,2010.



The film opens with Danny and Vic hurriedly lining the inside of a transit van with plastic. We then see them sh…

Interactive Trailer For Iron Man 2

Interactive Trailer For Iron Man 2
The the interactive trailer for Iron Man 2 up. Watch the trailer and access the content as the hotspots are activated. Hotspots within the video will release further content and information on the characters, the evolution of the Iron Man suit and film’s centrepieces the Monaco style ‘Race of Champions’ and Stark Expo 2010 (www.starkexpo2010.com).



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The Chronicles of Riddick 3 Film Details.

The Chronicles of Riddick 3 Film Details.
Seems like Vin Diesel will only do Riddickfilms or Fast and Furious films these days. Not really hip to the title of the film ( Dead Man Stalking), who cares what I think right.  I have never been a fan of the whole series. Pitch Black didn't make me a fan and The Chronicles of Riddick did nothing for me. So what the heck lets make a third film.

Coronacomingattraction has read and reviewed the script for The Chronicles Of Riddick: Dead Man Stalking and here are some details of the film below, to read the rest check it out here.

When we see Riddick at the beginning of Dead Man Stalking he’s a bloody battered mess, crawling for his life on the baked floor of an alien world. The predators native to this planet are circling in and waiting for death to come so they can feed at Riddick’s corpse — but he won’t let them. Riddick realizes here that he’s got to let what happened to him in Pitch Black and Chronicles go if he’s to survive the next te…

Project X Is In the Works And It Doesn't Star A Monkey

Project X Is In the Works And It Doesn't Star A Monkey
Don't be confused with the 1987 movie with the same title that starred a Monkey and Matthew Broderick, this is not a reboot of that film.

Project X has got tongues wagging in Hollywood. Warner Bros, Todd Phillips and Joel Silver are mobilizing a raunchy comedy with a $12 million budget, a hard R-rating, under that working title. British video/commercials director Nima Nourizadeh will be making his feature directing debut, and Phillips will be the producer and creative godfather.

There are several unusual facets to this film. First, when was the last time Warner Bros spent as low as $12 million on a movie? Second, the real title and the concept are being kept secret--all I can get is that it's an outrageous high concept--and the filmmakers won't be distributing full scripts, only watermarked pages to prospective college-aged cast. But the most intriguing part is that the filmmakers are intent that every actor cast …

Unthinkable Trailer Starring Samuel L. Jackson And Michael Sheen

Unthinkable Trailer Starring Samuel L. Jackson And Michael Sheen

Unthinkable is an upcoming American suspense thriller film directed by Gregor Jordan and starring Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Sheen and Carrie-Anne Moss. The film has a TBA release date in 2010. Rated R for strong bloody violence, torture and language.

An FBI anti-terrorism team and a black-ops agent are assigned to interrogate an American Muslim man (Sheen) claiming to have nuclear bombs planted in three U.S. cities.



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He-Man Film Gets Their Writers

He-Man Film Gets Their Writers
The guys behind the upcoming "Predators" reboot, have been brought on board to pen "Masters of the Universe" for Columbia. Mike Finch and Alex Litvak will be given the shot of writing the screen play. 

The studio picked up movie rights to the 1980s Mattel toy property in the fall, when Mattel and Warner Bros. parted ways after the sides couldn't agree on a creative vision.

The addition of the rising writers is the first major move on the property and signals the project is being rebuilt from the ground up. While at Warners, "Masters" went through several writers and in latter stages had John Stevenson, who co-helmed "Kung Fu Panda," attached to direct.

Getting the go-ahead to tackle any major toy-brand film can be tricky. Depending on the property, writers and directors need to get a thumbs-up from the studio, which then has to win approval from the toy company. In the case of "Masters," Mattel has s…

Ryan Reynold's Green Lantern Suit To Be All CG No Spandex Ladies

Ryan Reynold's Green Lantern Suit To Be All CG No Spandex Ladies /Films found out some interesting news about the upcoming Ryan Reynold's Green Lantern film. Peter claims he has word from three independent sources that Ryan Reynolds' suit in the upcoming Green Lantern film will be completely computer generated. The suit is apparently "a grey tracking motion/performance capture suit with LED lights," perhaps not too far from what Garrett Hedlund and Co. are wearing in Tron Legacy.

This came as a bit of surprise, but after a little more consideration about the project, the idea actually makes a lot of sense. In the film, the suit is worn by all races who wear the green rings, and Hal Jordan is the first human to wear the suit. Providing an other-worldly look to the suit should help it stand out from what has become the standard spandex model (see: Spider-Man, The Fantastic Four, etc.) in superhero films today.

Peter also reminds us that Ngila Dickson, the costume de…

New Details On The Next Jack Ryan Film Starring Chris Pine

New Details On The Next Jack Ryan Film Starring Chris Pine
We haven’t heard a lot about the next Jack Ryan film in the last few months, not since Chris Pine officially signed on to take over the role held by Ben Affleck, Harrison Ford, and Alec Baldwin before him. The last we heard about the project was that a largely unknown screenwriter, Adam Cozad, had stepped in to do a rewrite of Hossein Amini’s original draft. In December, producer Mace Neufield revealed only that it was not an origins story, it would not be based on a Tom Clancy novel, and that, in reference to the movie’s starting point, “We pick him up while he’s on Wall Street.”

The movie will pick up with the Jack Ryan not long after his stint in the Marines, before he’s joined the CIA, while he’s a Wall Street stock broker, an occupation that will play heavily into the script. In the Clancy novels, Jack Ryan was a successful financial analyst in Baltimore for Merrill Lynch. In the new movie, he will have transplanted to Mos…