You might covet things like an iPad, iPhone or fancy Blu-ray player; studios covet talent — as well as making money. Warner Bros. is hoping this brings both: according to Deadline, the studio wants Ben Affleck to write and direct its adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Stand,’ though no deals have been worked out and its unknown whether Affleck himself has interest. If this does happen, Affleck would… Continue reading Warner Bros. Wants Ben Affleck to Direct 'The Stand'
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October 21, 2011
Affleck is currently helming Argo, so The Stand movie is in its infancy. The actor has certainly proven himself in the director’s chair with Gone Baby Gone and
Mark Ruffalo may have been present at the Javits Center in New York on Saturday night for the New York Comic Con panel about ‘The Avengers,’ but it’s likely his thoughts were downtown with the growing number of protestors at Occupy Wall Street. Not only has Ruffalo been vocal with his support, but he even visited protestors at Zuccotti Park last week after the park owners, Brookfield Properties… Continue reading Hulk Mark Ruffalo Supports Occupy Wall Street, Says Protests Are Close to 'True Direct Democracy'
Score one for the females. Following a slew of rumors, Deadline has finally confirmed that Patty Jenkins will direct ‘Thor 2.’ Jenkins is best known for her work on ‘Monster,’ the 2003 movie starring Charlize Theron, who went on to win an Oscar for her role as serial killer Aileen Wuornos. Jenkins may seem like a strange choice — and not just because most superhero films are directed… Continue reading Patty Jenkins Will Direct 'Thor 2'
September 12, 2011
The director position became available when Justin Lin dropped out to make Fast Six for Universal Pictures.
In Highlander, after centuries of dueling to survive against others like him, Connor MacLeod, an immortal Scottish swordsman must