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dumbo A Live Action Dumbo Movie Is Coming from the Writer of Transformers: Age of Extinction

Do you love Dumbo? Does its tale of a young, underdog character learning that he really had what it took to soar inside him all along resonate with you? Does just thinking about it put a smile on your face? If so, we hope you’re also a fan of the last few Transformers movies, because Disney has just hired screenwriter Ehren Kruger to not… Continue reading A Live-Action 'Dumbo' Movie Is Coming from the Writer of 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'

jurassic park entrance 585 Movie News: Jurassic Park Entrance, 22 Years Later; Live Action Beauty and the Beast Coming

Jurassic Park: As we anticipate Jurassic World in 2015, it’s a good time to look backward to the first installment of the dinosaur series. Jurassic Park, released in 1992, was filmed in part on the gorgeous island of Kauai, Hawaii; as the photos above reveal, however, very little remains of the iconic entrance gate all these years later. [Reddit]

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Akira Project banner (585 x 234) This Terrific Fan Made Trailer Is the Closest We May Ever Get to a Live Action Akira Movie

While Hollywood continues to sort out whether it’ll ever produce a live-action adaptation of the beloved anime film Akira, fans can at least take solace in this fan-made recreation of the feature, which is probably as close as anyone will ever get to capturing the animated film with real actors.

The first trailer for The Akira Project is… Continue reading This Terrific Fan-Made Trailer Is the Closest We May Ever Get to a Live-Action 'Akira' Movie

143463661 Paddington Movie: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman to Star in Live Action AdaptationJeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Move over, Ted: Paddington Bear is coming to Hollywood.

The beloved children’s literature character is going to star in his very own live-action movie, reveals The Hollywood Reporter, with The Weinstein Company on board… Continue reading 'Paddington' Movie: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman to Star in Live-Action Adaptation

Disney Eyes Live-Action ‘Jungle Book’ Movie

jungle book live action disney movie Disney Eyes Live Action Jungle Book MovieDisney

If you thought the animated version of Shere Khan was freaky when you were a kid, the latest Disney take on the tiger promises to introduce a whole new layer of terrifying; think “Life of Pi”‘s Richard Parker, but less sympathetic.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio has begun development on a live-action “Jungle Book” adaptation, with screenwriter Justin Marks (“The… Continue reading Disney Eyes Live-Action 'Jungle Book' Movie