J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic

We’ve already gotten three Lord of the Rings movies and three Hobbit movies, but there could be even more Tolkien on the way in the not-too-distant future. No, we’re not talking about a Silmarillion movie. It’s Middle Earth, a J.RR. Tolkien biopic coming from Lord of the Rings producers Robert Shaye and Michael Lynne. James Strong (BroadchurchDownton Abbey) has just been set to direct from a script by Angus FletcherRead More »


The PlayStation3 game Heavy Rain is a multi-character detective story, of sorts, that focuses around a mysterious figure called the Origami Killer. The game is deliberately cinematic in many respects, so it’s no surprise that the film rights have been up for sale. Now, the rights auction is about to close and it looks like former New Line guys Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne will be left holding Heavy Rain. Read More »