Duncan Jones to Direct Ian Fleming Biopic: Moon director Duncan Jones has announced plans to follow up his two sci-fi films (Moon, Source Code) with a film about James Bond creator Ian Fleming, whose real-life story prior to writing his iconic James Bond novels was at times just as action-packed and thrilling as the character he later went on to create. Says Jones, “Fleming lived… Continue reading Weekend Update: Duncan Jones' Next Film Announced, Ryan Reynolds Wanted for 'Highlander' Remake and More
Yep, this “Carrie” remake is still happening.
According to Deadline, Julianne Moore has signed on to the upcoming horror film. She’ll play Carrie’s nutso mom, Margaret White. (The role was originally portrayed by actress Piper Laurie, whose performance got her a Best Supporting Actress Oscar nod.) Joining Moore will be Gabriella Wilde, who’ll play popular girl and fellow Carrie classmate Sue Snell.
The film follows high-school outcast Carrie (Chloe Grace Moretz, taking… Continue reading 'Carrie' Remake: Julianne Moore To Star Alongside Chloe Grace Moretz
At least it isn’t “Psycho” “Rear Window.” According to Variety, DreamWorks has begun plans to remake the Alfred Hitchcock classic “Rebecca” with “History of Violence” screenwriter Steven Knight.
Knight — Oscar nominated for writing “Dirty Pretty Things” in 2002, and also responsible for the David Cronenberg film “Eastern Promises” — will apparently go back to the Daphne DuMaurier source novel for his adaptation, and not work directly off Hitchcock’s moody thriller.
The… Continue reading 'Rebecca' Remake: Alfred Hitchcock's Only Oscar Winner Gets Re-Commissioned By DreamWorks
Update: That didn’t take long. TWC and Relativity Media have brought in relative newcomer Jesse Wigutow (It Runs in the Family) to write the script, while Spanish director F. Javier Gutierez (Before the Fall) will take the helm.
The idea of remaking The Crow has been kicking around Hollywood for awhile now, but the project has hit one snag after another. Rotating directors and stars were… Continue reading Update: 'The Crow' Remake Already Moving Forward Post-Lawsuit, Hires New Writer and Director