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Warren Beatty makes comeback after 13 years


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 23 (IANS) Actor Warren Beatty is planning a comeback in direction after 13 years with a comedy for Paramount Pictures.Paramount Pictures recently announced that Beatty will direct ... Read more...

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‘Drive Angry’ entertaining, but lacks focus (IANS Movie Review)


February 27th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Drive Angry"; Cast: Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard, William Fichtner, Billy Burke; Director: Patrick Lussier; Rating: **What's the point of a film that does not have a point? The ... Read more...

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Is ‘The Walking Dead’ Inspired From ‘Lost’?


November 27th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Television analysts are of the opinion that ‘The Walking Dead’, a comic book adaptation of the same name is in ways more than one similar to the television series ‘Lost’. ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart to replace Angelina Jolie in ‘Wanted 2′?


April 26th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Apr 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are rumors that actress Kristen Stewart is going to replace Angelina Jolie in ‘Wanted 2’. The director of the comic book adaptation series – Timur Bekmambetov ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart All Set To Play The Lead In “Wanted”?


April 26th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Things really seem to be going great for "Twilight" star Kristen Stewart as the young actress is reportedly all set to replace none other than Hollywood ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart to replace Jolie in ‘Wanted 2′?


April 23rd, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Hollywood actress Kristen Stewart is being lined up to replace Angelina Jolie as the main lead in comic book adaptation "Wanted 2". Timur Bekmambetov, director of the series, ... Read more...

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Chris Evans is the new ‘Captain America’


March 24th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Marvel Entertainment has announced that actor Chris Evans has been signed on to play the new ‘Captain America’. The comic-book adaptation of Captain America has ... Read more...

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New director announced for ‘Spider-Man 4′


January 21st, 2010 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 21 (DPA) Marc Webb, the director of romantic comedy "(500) Days of Summer", has been tapped to direct "Spider-Man 4", Sony Pictures announced Wednesday. The move came just a week ... Read more...

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Johannson wants superhero comics out of home


September 14th, 2009 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson and actor husband Ryan Reynolds' home is getting overrun with comic books because they have been researching their superhero roles. Johansson plays Russian spy Black ... Read more...

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Rose McGowan loses elbow part during new film stunt


September 9th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 9 (ANI): Rose McGowan has lost some part of her elbow after suffering serious injury on the sets of her new film 'Red Sonja', which is being directed by her ... Read more...

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Johansson was exhausted due to catsuit in ‘Iron Man 2′


September 4th, 2009 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson was left exhausted and afraid of getting overheated on the sets of her upcoming movie "Iron Man 2" because the catsuit she had to ... Read more...

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Matthew Vaughn and ‘Kick-Ass’ try to do same


August 11th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 11 (IBNS) Lionsgate, Paramount and Universal are in the running to buy "Kick-Ass," the Matthew Vaughn comic-book adaptation about an everyday teen who becomes a superhero.The movie has been financed independently ... Read more...

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Scarlett Johansson loves fight sequences in Iron Man 2


July 28th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson loved filming fight sequences in her upcoming 'Iron Man' sequel.The 24-year-old actress plays Natasha Romanoff and her alter-ego, sexy Russian spy Black Widow ... Read more...

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Megan Fox’s cover pic axed due to ‘big butt’


July 11th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): American actress Megan Fox's picture on the original cover for the comic book adaptation of her horror flick Jennifer's Body has been axed, as it portrays her with ... Read more...

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Megan Fox dismisses Wonder Woman rumours


May 4th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 04 (ANI): Megan Fox has dismissed rumours that is set to play comic book heroine Wonder Woman in a movie.Rumours are abuzz that director Joss Whedon is putting together a ... Read more...

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Watchmen another blockbuster


March 9th, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On Sunday, another comic book adaptation 'Watchmen' has stormed to the top of the North American box office, taking US$55.8 million over the weekend.The adaptation of Alan Moore's classic graphic novel, Zack ... Read more...

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Josh Brolin to star in Jonah Hex


February 12th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Hollywood actor Josh Brolin has been roped in to play the lead in the comic book adaptation of Jonah Hex.Con Air star John Malkovich has been signed ... Read more...

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Iron Man voted Best film of the Year


January 1st, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1 (ANI): Iron Man has been voted as the Best film of the Year in a recent poll.The readers of inthenews.co.uk has voted the comic book adaptation as the ... Read more...

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‘The Dark Knight’ release cancelled in China


December 24th, 2008 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 24 (IANS) Hollywood studios Warner Bros. have cancelled the release of 2008 record-breaking hit “The Dark Knight” in China.While black market DVDs of the Christopher Nolan movie have long been ... Read more...

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Warner Bros campaigns for Heath Ledgers Oscar win


November 19th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 19 (ANI): In a bid to ensure an Oscar for the late actor Heath Ledger, Warner Bros has set up a campaign to leave its stamp on the forthcoming ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise eyes ‘comeback’ in three new films


August 20th, 2008 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (DPA) Tom Cruise is eyeing a comic book adaptation as one of three new films he hopes will turn around his stalling career, according to the Hollywood Reporter.Cruise ... Read more...

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The Dark Knight hits $300m mark just 10 days after release


August 6th, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Heath Ledger starrer The Dark Knight has hit the 300-million dollars mark just 10 days after its release.The Batman adventure can now claim title to 400 million ... Read more...

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‘Batman’, ‘Abba’ assault box-office records


July 21st, 2008 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, July 21 (DPA) "Batman" sequel "The Dark Knight" and pop musical adaptation "Mama Mia" opened over the weekend to set very different box-office records, according to preliminary studio estimates. Starring ... Read more...

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‘Hellboy II: The Gold Army’ conquers box-office rankings


July 14th, 2008 - 7:58 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, July 14 (DPA) "Hellboy II: The Golden Army" captured box-office gold in its opening weekend, taking the top ranking at North American box offices with three-day revenue of $35.9 million ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie considering a role in Sin City 2


June 24th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 24 (ANI): American film actress Angelina Jolie is considering being a part of Sin City 2, because she is intrigued with what director Frank Miller can come up with ... Read more...

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Baby break left Gwyneth Paltrow worried about Hollywood comeback


May 21st, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
London, May 21 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow has admitted that she was worried that she would not be able to make a comeback after taking a hiatus from Hollywood to raise her ... Read more...

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