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James Franco to star in ‘Wizard of Oz’ prequel


February 26th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 26 (ANI): '127 Hours' star James Franco has reportedly signed on to play the lead role in Disney's 'Wizard of Oz' prequel.The 32-year-old will reunite with 'Spider-Man' director ... Read more...

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Mila Kunis in ‘Oz, The Great and Powerful’?


February 19th, 2011 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (IANS) Actress Mila Kunis is in talks to play the Wicked Witch of the West in new movie "Oz, The Great and Powerful".Kunis met with director Sam Raimi and ... Read more...

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Spiderman 4: J.K. Simmons Discloses His Scrapped Character Arc


January 22nd, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
films that starred actors Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst have come to an end and we shall never witness what director Sam Raimi had in mind for the subsequent editions ... Read more...

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Kirsten Dunst backs new ‘Spider-Man’ cast


November 18th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Actress Kirsten Dunst is convinced that the new 'Spiderman' star Andrew Garfield and her replacement, Emma Stone, will 'be great' in the rebooted superhero franchise.Dunst starred as Spider-Man/Peter ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi To Direct Wyatt Earp Superhero Series “Earp: Saint For Sinners”


July 25th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "The Spider-Man" director Sam Raimi is all set to begin directing his new film "Earp: Saint For Sinners", a film adaption of the comic of same ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi to make a movie on Wyatt Earp but set in the future


July 21st, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood movie director Sam Raimi is all set to begin a new project. He has created a movie based on the life of popular cowboy Wyatt ... Read more...

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Billy Elliot’s Jamie Bell tipped to play teenage Spider-Man?


May 30th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): Billy Elliot star Jamie Bell may be roped in to play teenage Spider-Man in the fourth installment of the superhero franchise.Movie producers are eyeing a prequel, taking character ... Read more...

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Jamie Bell to play ‘Spider Man’?


May 30th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) British actor Jamie Bell is tipped to take up the lead role in the fourth instalment of "Spider Man". Sony announced that they would begin the franchise from scratch, ... Read more...

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‘Spider-man 4′ goes 3-D


February 12th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) The fourth instalment of "Spider-Man" movie, due for release in 2012, will be made in 3-D. Contactmusic.com reports that the movie will be directed by Marc Webb."'Spider-Man' ... Read more...

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Will Logan Lerman be the new ‘Spider-Man’?


February 5th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Hollywood actor Logan Lerman has emerged as the frontrunner to take over the role of Tobey Maguire in the new "Spider-Man" movie. The young star of upcoming film "Percy ... Read more...

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Is Robert Pattinson the new Spiderman?


January 14th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 14 (ANI): Rumours are abuzz that Twilight star Robert Pattinson could replace Tobey Maguire as the new Spider-Man in the next superhero film.After three movies of playing the web-slinging superhero, ... Read more...

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Warner Bros’ planning new franchise on ‘World of Warcraft’


July 24th, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Hollywood studio Warner Bros. is on the verge of launching a new fantasy franchise based on popular game "World of Warcraft", and feels it has the potential of ... Read more...

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‘Spider-Man nets Kirsten Dunst’


June 10th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): Spider-Man director Sam Raimi has been successful in persuading Kirsten Dunst to sign up for the fourth installment of the superhero franchise, it has emerged.Rumors were abuzz that ... Read more...

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Kirsten Dunst unlikely to join Spider-Man 4


April 24th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Kirsten Dunst has left Spiderman makers in a fix, as even after zillion requests she has not given her nod to be a part of the fourth installment ... Read more...

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Spiderman 4 director wants Kirsten Dunst to reprise her role


March 17th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 17 (ANI): Spiderman director Sam Raimi is keen to once again cast Hollywood actress Kirsten Dunst as Mary Jane Watson the love interest in Spiderman 4.Sam admitted that ... Read more...

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Maguire to produce film based on Good People


January 21st, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Hollywood actor Tobey Maguire has been signed on to produce big screen adaptation of Marcus Sakeys crime novel Good People.The Spiderman star is also the frontrunner to ... Read more...

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Tobey Maguire signed on for Spider-man 4 and 5


November 3rd, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 3 (ANI): Tobey Maguire, who rose to fame with his role as Peter Parker in the Spider-Man films, has been signed on for Spider-Man 4 and 5 too.The 33-year-old ... Read more...

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Kirsten Dunst may appear in Spider Man 4


October 2nd, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): Hollywood actress Kirsten Dunst has hinted that she is keen to reprise her role as Mary Jane Watson in the superhero flick Spiderman 4.The Jumanji actress ... Read more...

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Dunst set to star in ‘Spider-Man 4′


October 2nd, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 2 (IANS) Actress Kirsten Dunst will return as Mary Jane Watson in "Spider-Man 4".Thesun.co.uk reports that Dunst recently spoke about her future in the "Spider-Man" movies. She said: "I'm in. ... Read more...

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Spider-Man set to expand his web with two new releases


September 6th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): Director Sam Raimi and actor star Tobey Maguire are said to be close to locking in a deal to return for the fourth and fifth installments of ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise to star in superhero pic Sleeper


August 20th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): Tom Cruise is in talks to become a superhero in an adaptation of comic book classic Sleeper.The Top Gun star is said to be helping in the ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise to play comic book superhero


August 20th, 2008 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise is reportedly set to become a superhero in an adaptation of comic book classic "Sleeper".The star is helping set up the movie as a ... Read more...

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Raimi, Paramount to revive Jack Ryan film franchise


March 19th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 19 (ANI): Director Sam Raimi is in negotiations to revive the Jack Ryan film franchise with Paramount studios.Raimi will develop and direct a series of movies based on the ... Read more...

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Ellen Page to star in Sam Raimis Drag Me to Hell


February 11th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 11 (ANI): Actress Ellen Page is all set to star in the horror film Drag Me to Hell.The film will be helmed by Spider-Man 3 director Sam Raimi, who ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson will after all produce the twin Hobbit movies


December 19th, 2007 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 19 (ANI): The Lord of the Rings filmmaker Peter Jackson has signed a deal to produce two films based on JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit, after resolving his legal feud with ... Read more...

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