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There must be some Occultists over at Universal. According to Deadline.com, the studio has just resurrected the movie “Ouija.”

Based on the popular board game, the film was originally set to be directed by McG, but was eventually scrapped in 2011 due to a ballooning $ 150 million budget. The cancellation forced Universal to pay a $ 5 million penalty to game maker Hasbro, who controls the movie rights. The new… Continue reading 'Ouija' Movie: Universal Sets Game Board Film For 2013

Despite having not yet opened in either Japan or China, “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” has already earned $ 167 million worldwide — a pretty great number for a film that many hysterics continue to call a “box-office disappointment.” Unfortunately, for Team “Tattoo” those lofty global figures won’t get a jolt from the 1.17 billion people that call India home; the local ratings board there has deemed “Dragon Tattoo”… Continue reading 'Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' India Release Canceled After Local Censor Board Deemed Film 'Unsuitable'

Martin%20Scorsese%20(220%20x%20325) National Board of Review Declares Hugo Best Film of 2011It’s only the first of December, but the National Board of Review is already doling out awards for the best films of 2011.

Made up of a “select group of knowledgeable film enthusiasts and professionals, academics, young filmmakers and students,” the Board viewed over 250 films in 2011 – which means they saw everything that could be considered even remotely reward-worthy.

The organization has officially announced… Continue reading National Board of Review Declares 'Hugo' Best Film of 2011

Chung, Serratos and Taylor-Compton Board 7500

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CBS Films

November 4, 2011

chung 7500 Chung, Serratos and Taylor Compton Board 7500Jamie Chung (The Hangover Part II), Christian Serratos (“The Twilight Saga”) and Scout Taylor-Compton (Halloween) have signed on to co-star in Takashi Shimizu’s (The Grudge) thriller 7500.

Written by Craig Rosenberg (“LOST”) and produced by Taka Ichise (The Grudge) and Roy Lee (The Ring), 7500 follows a group of passengers who encounter what appears to be

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Sony Pictures Animation

November 3, 2011

popeyefeature Writers Board Sony Pictures Animations PopeyeSony Pictures Animation has set screenwriters Jay Scherick and David Ronn to write the screenplay for an all-new Popeye animated feature, based on the iconic characters of comic strip and cartoon fame. Popeye is the second project for Scherick and Ronn with Sony Pictures Animation following their success with this summer’s blockbuster The Smurfs, which