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— Late Friday night brought word that Mike Myers has decided to reunite with his popular Austin Powers character(s) for another sequel. No other details are available other than the fact that Myers has signed on to the film, but the move makes sense for Myers since he’s found success with the franchise previously. The last Austin Powers movie, Austin Powers in Goldmember, scored… Continue reading Quick Hits: Mike Myers Signs on for 'Austin Powers 4', Disney Cancels Johnny Depp's 'The Lone Ranger' and More


 


 

Go on Hollywood, live dangerously and add another live-action adaptation of a princess fairy tale to the top of the pile. You so crazy! So far we’ve had the dreadful Tim Burton version of Alice in Wonderland, a bazillion upcoming versions of Snow White, and now there’s a Cinderella project in the works that has the Mickey Mouse studio eyeing Never Let Me Go director Mark

August 12, 2011

Walt Disney Pictures has halted production on The Lone Ranger, Deadline reports. This comes as surprising news as the project has been fully cast and was planned to begin shooting this fall.

Described by Verbinksi as “‘Don Quixote’ told from Sancho Panza’s point of view,” the film was to star Armie Hammer as the titular western hero with Johnny Depp as his

Teen Angst — The Twisted Version

Better Off DeadThe pain, the awkwardness, and the occasional triumphs of growing up have been fodder for any number of movies, but two teen classics, both available for the first time on Blu-Ray, give this weathered genre some interesting twists.

Better Off Dead (CBS DVD/Paramount Home Entertainment) stars John Cusack as a high schooler so devastated after getting dumped… Continue reading DVD Obscura: From '80s Teen Angst to Underloved Disney Animation

While audiences are busy freaking out this weekend over the finale of the ‘Harry Potter’ saga, there’s another children’s book series that’s also arriving on the big screen: ‘Winnie the Pooh.’ Pooh, Tigger and the cast of animals that inhabit the Hundred Acre Wood go on another series of adventures with Christopher Robin, in new adaptations of the original A.A. Milne classics.

For their latest animated feature, Disney added a contemporary… Continue reading Zooey Deschanel on 'Winnie the Pooh' & Crafting a Classic Disney Song