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Newsreel (W/e 17th March 2013)

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Danny Boyle planning Trainspotting sequel for 2016.

 

Evil Dead 4 will be a sequel to Army of Darkness.

 

David Strathairn has joined the cast of Godzilla.

 

Emma Watson has left the cast of Disney’s Cinderella.

 

The Adventures of Tintin: Red Rackham’s Treasure planned for 2015.

 

Robert Duvall joins Robert Downey Jr. for David Dobkin’s upcoming comedy drama The Judge.

 

Safety Not Guaranteed director Colin Trevorrow is set to direct Jurassic Park 4 for a June 2014 release.

 

Disney is planning a new live-action reimagining of Beauty and the Beast titled The Beast.

 

WWE wrestler Dave Bautista is joining the cast of Guardians of the Galaxy as Drax the Destroyer.

 

Oz is still Great & Powerful at the U.S. box-office.

Newsreel (W/e 10th March 2013)

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Christopher Nolan is rumoured to have started talks to work on the Justice League movie.

 

Steven Spielberg is developing a miniseries based on Kubrick’s abandoned project Napoleon.

 

Harrison Ford has joined the cast of Anchorman: The Legend Continues.

 

Rebecca Hall is set to star alongside Johnny Depp & Paul Bettany in cinematographer Wally Pfister’s directorial debut, Transendence.

 

Law & Order’s Jesse L. Martin will replace Lenny Kravitz as Marvin Gaye in the Julien Temple-directed biopic Sexual Healing.

 

Zach Galifianakis, Michael Keaton, Edward Norton, Emma Stone & Naomi Watts will star in Alejandro Gonzalez Inaritu’s Birdman.

 

Sam Mendes has confirmed that he will not return to direct Bond 24.

 

Liam Neeson & Giovanni Ribisi in in talks to join the cast of Seth MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West.

 

Keri Russell joins the cast of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

 

Monster House’s Gil Kenan set to direct Poltergeist.

 

George Lucas confirms that the original cast Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill & Carrie Fisher have signed on for JJ Abrams’s Star Wars Episode 7.

 

Star Trek Into Darkness will open in UK cinemas a week earlier. It will now premiere on IMAX 3D, 3D and 2D screens on May 9.

 

Disney is already planning a sequel to Sam Raimi’s Oz The Great and Powerful.

 

Judge Reinhold is set to appear in the new Beverly Hills Cop TV show.

 

Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar will be on November 7, 2014, in theaters & IMAX.

 

Bad news as Disney reveals that it has no current plans to make any more hand-drawn animated films.

 

Oz has great & powerful turn at the top of the U.S. box-office.

Newsreel (W/e 3rd March 2013)

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The Coen Brothers will rewrite Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken.

 

James McAvoy is in talks for the remake of The Crow.

 

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo director Niels Arden Oplev will be helming a remake of the thriller Flatliners.

 

Noomi Rapace states that work on the Prometheus 2 script is underway.

 

Zero Dark Thirty’s Jason Clarke is to star in the Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

 

James Marsden joins the cast of Anchorman: The Legend Continues.

 

Juliette Binoche in talks to star in Gareth Edwards’ reboot of Godzilla.

 

Chris Cooper has been cast as Norman Osborn aka The Green Goblin in the The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

 

Steven Spielberg has been chosen to head up the jury at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

 

Bradley Cooper is to star in & potentially direct the English-language remake of Til Schweiger’s Kokowääh.

 

Wally Pfister’s directorial debut, Transcendence starring Johnny Depp will be released on April 25, 2014.

 

Emma Watson is in talks for Disney’s Cinderella.

 

The Hobbit: There and Back Again release date has been pushed back five months.

 

Halle Berry will be returning as Storm in Bryan Singer’s X-Men: Days of Future Past.

 

Gary Oldman joins the cast of Matt Reeves’ Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

 

Sam Raimi plans to write Evil Dead 4 this Summer. At last!

 

Jack the Giant Slayer kills the competition at the U.S. Box Office.

Newsreel (W/e 24 February 2013)

 

Producer Kathleen Kennedy will not return for Jurassic Park 4, due to Star Wars commitments.

 

Rupert Wyatt is in talks to direct the adaptation of The Equalizer.

 

Christian Bale is to star in Everest.

 

Michael Bay announces that Megan Fox is set to star in the new Ninja Turtles movie.

 

Zero Dark Thirty’s Jason Clarke is to star in the Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

 

James Marsden joins the cast of Anchorman: The Legend Continues.

 

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 won seven awards at this year’s Razzies.

 

The Identity Thief breaks into the the top spot of the U.S. Box-office again.

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Oscar Winners 2013

Here are the winners and nominees of the 2013 Academy Awards. (Oscar winners in bold)

 

BEST PICTURE

 

Argo
Amour
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty

 

BEST DIRECTOR

 
Ang Lee – Life of Pi
Steven Spielberg – Lincoln
David O. Russell – Silver Linings Playbook
Michael Haneke – Amour
Benh Zeitlin – Beasts of the Southern Wild

 
BEST ACTOR
 
Denzel Washington – Flight
Hugh Jackman – Les Miserables
Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln
Joauquin Phoenix – The Master
Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook
 
BEST ACTRESS
 
Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty
Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook
Quvenzhane Wallis – Beasts of the Southern Wild
Naomi Watts – The Impossible
Emmanuelle Riva – Amour
 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
 
Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln
Robert De Niro – Silver Linings Playbook
Alan Arkin – Argo
Philip Seymour Hoffman – The Master
Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained
 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
 
Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables
Helen Hunt – The Sessions
Sally Field – Lincoln
Amy Adams – The Master
Jacki Weaver – Silver Linings Playbook
 
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
 
Mark Boal – Zero Dark Thirty
Quentin Tarantino – Django Unchained
Michael Haneke – Amour
Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola – Moonrise Kingdom
John Gatins – Flight
 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
 
Tony Kushner – Lincoln
Chris Terrio – Argo
David O. Russell – Silver Linings Playbook
David Magee – Life of Pi
Lucy Alibar, Behn Zeitlin – Beasts of the Southern Wild
 
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FEATURE
 
Amour – Austria
No – Chile
A Royal Affair – Barbara
Kon-Tiki – Norway
War Witch – Canada
 
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE
 
Frankenweenie
Brave
ParaNorman
Wreck-It Ralph
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
 
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
 
The Gatekeepers
How to Survive a Plague
Searching for Sugar Man
5 Broken Cameras
The Invisible War
 
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT
 
Inocente
Kings Point
Mondays at Racine
Open Heart
Redemption
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
 
Lincoln
Life of Pi
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Anna Karenina
Les Miserables
 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
 
Claudio Miranda – Life of Pi
Roger Deakins – Skyfall
Janusz Kaminski – Lincoln
Robert Richardson – Django Unchained
Seamus McGarvey – Anna Karenina
 
BEST FILM EDITING
 
William Goldenberg, Dylan Tichenor – Zero Dark Thirty
William Goldenberg – Argo
Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers – Silver Linings Playbook
Michael Kahn – Lincoln
Tim Squyers – Life of Pi
 
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
 
Dario Marianelli – Anna Karenina
Mychael Danna – Life of Pi
Thomas Newman – Skyfall
John Williams – Lincoln
Alexandre Desplat – Argo
 
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
 
“Skyfall” – Skyfall
“Suddenly” – Les Miserables
“Pi’s Lullaby” – Life of Pi
“Before My Time” – Chasing Ice
“Everybody Needs a Best Friend” – Ted
 
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
 
Life of Pi
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Prometheus
Snow White and the Huntsman
The Avengers
 
BEST COSTUME DESIGN
 
Lincoln
Anna Karenina
Les Miserables
Mirror Mirror
Snow White and the Huntsman
 
BEST MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLING
 
Hitchcock
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Les Miserables
 
BEST SOUND EDITING
 
Skyfall
Argo
Zero Dark Thirty
Life of Pi
Django Unchained
 
BEST SOUND MIXING
 
Skyfall
Lincoln
Life of Pi
Les Miserables
Argo
 
BEST SHORT FILM (ANIMATED)
 
Adam and Dog
Fresh Guacamole
Head over Heels
The Longest Daycare
Paperman
 
BEST SHORT FILM (LIVE-ACTION)
 
Asad
Buzkashi Boys
Curfew
Death of a Shadow (Dood van een Schaduw)
Henry

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Newsreel (W/e 17 February 2013)

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Sandra Bullock will voice the villain in Illumination Entertainment’s Minions, to be released on Friday, Dec 19, 2014.

 

Amanda Seyfried joins the cast of Seth MacFarlane’s western comedy A Million Ways to Die in the West.

 

Robert Downey Jnr. has picked up the rights to adapt an episode of Charlie Brooker’s Black Mirror, The Entire History Of You.

 

Ahmet Zappa set to reinterpret Charles Dicken’s Oliver Twist into a new movie called Dodge & Twist.

 

Albert Brooks is set to return to voice Marlin in the sequel to Finding Nemo.

 

Hugh Laurie is in talks to play the villain in Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland.

 

Chris Hemsworth and Michael Mann are teaming up for a new untitled thriller.

 

Terence Stamp may star in Anchorman: The Legend Continues.

 

Rumour has it that Harrison Ford is returning as Han Solo in Star Wars: Episode VII.

 

A Good Day To Die Hard at the top of the U.S. box-office..

Newsreel (W/e 10th February 2013)

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Johnny Depp is to star in crime thriller Black Mass as Boston’s most notorious gangster, Whitey Bulger & directed by Barry Levinson.

 

Star Trek Into Darkness will open on 3D IMAX screens two days before its May 17 wide release.

 

Marvel are planning more Hulk movies for phase 3.

 

Kristen Wiig joins the cast for Anchorman: The Legend Continues.

 

Parks & Recreation & Zero Dark Thirty star Chris Pratt will play Peter Quill (aka Star-Lord) in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.

 

Sean Bean is set to join the Wachowskis’ Jupiter Ascending.

 

Stacy Keach is the main villain in Sin City: A Dame to Kill.

 

Christopher McQuarrie set to be the director of MISSION: Impossible 5.

 

Twentieth Century Fox Film is rebooting Hitman with Paul Walker in a movie to be titled Agent 47.

 

Michael Keaton joins the cast of DreamWorks’ video game adaptation, Need for Speed.

 

Death of a President director Gabriel Range is to direct Lust For Life, a biopic about the creative partnership of David Bowie & Iggy Pop.

 

Pete Docter’s new Pixar animated movie to be called Inside Out.

 

Beasts of the Southern Wild’s Quvenzhané Wallis is looking to be in the remake of Annie.

 

Simon Pegg & Nick Frost join the cast of the stop-motion animated movie The Boxtrolls.

 

The Identity Thief has no problems stealing the No 1 position at the U.S. box-office.

Newsreel (W/e 3 February 2013)

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Brad Bird’s 1952 is now unveiled as Disney’s Tomorrowland starring George Clooney.

 

Paul Giamatti in talks to play Rhino in The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

 

Lucasfilm cancels 3D re-releases of both Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones & Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith.

 

Eva Green has joined the cast of Sin City: A Dame To Kill For to play Ava Lord, the deadly muse from Frank Miller’s graphic novel.

 

Entourage is now officially headed to the big screen.

 

Matt Kindt’s comic book series Mind MGMT is headed to the big screen with Ridley Scott producing.

 

Gore Verbinski is to direct an adaptation of the graphic novel Pyongyang.

 

Muppets’ sequel titled The Muppets…Again!

 

Duncan Jones is set to direct an upcoming movie based on the World of Warcraft game.

 

Charlize Theron is in talks to star in A Million Ways to Die in the West, the upcoming Seth MacFarlane comedy.

 

Kenneth Branagh in talks to direct Disney’s Cinderella.

 

Warm Bodies heats up at the top of the U.S. box-office, while Bullet in the Head is shot dead.

Newsreel (W/e 27 January 2013)

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Bruce Willis has been confirmed to be returning to Sin City by director Robert Rodriguez.

 

Ron Howard is in talks to direct the adaptation of The Graveyard Book.

 

Beverly Hills Cop has been given a pilot order by CBS Television.

 

James Franco is set to adapt James Ellroy’s American Tabloid.

 

HBO plans a Bored to Death movie.

 

Ray Liotta is to join the cast of Walt Disney Pictures’ sequel to The Muppets.

 

Marvel is allegedly interested in Jim Carrey & Adam Sandler for Guardians Of The Galaxy.

 

David Fincher is in talks to direct Gone Girl based on the novel by Gillian Flynn.

 

A sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon to start filming in May.

 

Anna Paquin, Ellen Page & Shawn Ashmore are returning for X-Men: Days of Future Past.

 

J.J. Abrams will direct Star Wars: Episode VII for Walt Disney Pictures & Lucasfilm.

 

Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters does battle with the U.S. box-office & wins.

Newsreel (W/e 21 January 2013)

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Emma Stone may join director Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak.

 

Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity will be released October 4, 2013 in 3D and IMAX.

 

A big-screen adaptation of The Book of Mormon is being developed.

 

Walt Disney Studios announces dates for 2014: The Muppets 2 March, Captain America 2 April, Maleficent July, Guardians of the Galaxy August,Brad Bird’s 1952 Dec.While Pirates 5 to be released in July 2015. But The Little Mermaid 3D no longer being released theatrically.

 

Machete Kills is set to open in US cinemas on September 13, 2013.

 

Al Pacino is set to star in a Brian De Palma directed biopic of former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno, called Happy Valley.

 

Warner Bros. plans to bring back Gremlins.

 

Laeta Kalogridis & Patrick Lussier have been hired to write a script for the next Terminator movie.

 

Ray Liotta, Juno Temple & Jeremy Piven join the cast of Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.

 

Ron Howard is in talks to direct a remake of Israeli TV movie Kol Ma She’Yesh Li (All I’ve Got).

 

Mark Wahlberg will appear with Ted at this year’s Academy Awards.

 

Mama tops the U.S. box-office, while Arnie’s return stumbles.