Week In Review

Sequels/Remakes/Adaptations

  • Guillermo del Toro explains who his Frankenstein adaptation will be different: It's not the traditional creation/origin story
  • TR2N will be released in Digital Disney 3D. Also, Jeff Bridges talks about the tech of the sequel
  • The Daily Mail claims that Johnny Depp will be paid $56 million upfront for Pirates of the Caribbean 4
  • Enchanted director Kevin Lima to adapt Tom Thumb
  • The Orphanage director Juan Antonio Bayona will helm a big screen adaptation of David Moody's book "Hater".

Casting

  • Kat Dennings has been cast in Woody Harrelson's superhero dramedy
  • Dominic Monaghan and Freddy Rodriguez have been cast in Fortuna, which sounds like The Island Meets Children of Men
  • Jamie Foxx has been cast in Frank Darabont's Law Abiding Citizen

Other

  • Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire has been moved up to November 12th
  • Adam Quigley takes a look at You Don't Mess With the Zohan, The Happening, 30 Rock, The Simpsons and more in This Week in DVD
  • Fantastic Fest is having a Halloween Party at The Shining's Timberline Lodge
  • Early Buzz for Oliver Stone's W praises Josh Brolin's performance, nays the Texas melodrama
  • Netflix is charging an additional $1 for Blu-ray rentals
  • Suresh Joachim and Claudia Wavra broke the Guiness World Record for most consecutive hours spent watching movies, after sitting through 57 movies in 123 hours and 10 minutes.
  • "Leaked" video footage of Kevin Smith directing Seth Rogen to "Do it more like Affleck on the set of Zack and Miri

Television

  • Entourage has been renewed for a sixth season

Movie Trailers

First Look

  • Robert Downey Jr in Sherlock Holmes

Cool Stuff

LOL

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