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Weisz worries about being jobless


October 29th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 29 (IANS) Actress Rachel Weisz, who has been working for over 15 years, constantly worries about being unemployed some day."I know I'm doing more than when I ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi to remake “The Evil Dead”


July 13th, 2011 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Sam Raimi is going to remake horror movie "The Evil Dead", his first big directorial hit.The "Spider-Man" director rose to fame with the horror film ... Read more...

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Michelle Williams bags role in ‘Oz: The Great And Powerful’


May 19th, 2011 - 3:58 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Actress Michelle Williams has signed up to star as Glinda, the good witch, in Sam Raimi's "Oz: The Great and Powerful".Williams will star alongside actor ... Read more...

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Rachel Weisz to play Evanora in Oz movie


May 5th, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rachel Weisz is reportedly in talks to play a role in the movie “Oz: The Great and Powerful.” The actress is set to play the role ... Read more...

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Mila Kunis to play witch in ‘Oz…’


March 27th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) Actress Mila Kunis is set to star as a witch in Disney's "Oz, The Great And Powerful".Kunis will star as Theodora, who starts out as a ... Read more...

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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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James to star in ‘Oz, The Great and Powerful’?


February 6th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 6 (IANS) Actor James Franco is reportedly being considered to star in "Oz, The Great and Powerful" after actor Johnny Depp dropped out."No deal making has begun 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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Obama’s ‘Spider-Man’ quote at press conference takes Twitter by storm


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has taken Twitter by storm after using the classic Spider-Man quote "with great power comes great responsibility" at a press conference.Speaking about greater ... 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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“Evil Dead 2″ Spices Up Halloweens Eve


October 31st, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Evil Dead 2" was one of the movies that was featured in the AMC Fearfest this year. Just on the Halloweens day, the movie seems to ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi to direct the ‘Wizard of Oz’ prequel


October 7th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
According to the reports Disney’s most treasured film on the wizard of Oz project will be directed By Sam Raimi. The rep from Disney said that Raimi would direct Oz 3D ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi To Direct Wizard Of Oz Prequel


October 7th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri The latest buzz doing the rounds in Hollywood is that Sam Raimi the noted director has been roped in for making a prequel to the famous 1939 film "The Wizard ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi Will Direct ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Prequel For Disney


October 7th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): After months of speculation it has been confirmed that Sam raimi is going to direct Wizard of Oz Prequel. Since Sam Mendes declined the offer ... 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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Andrew Garfield is the new Spider Man


July 2nd, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a new Spider Man on the scene and it is none other than Andrew Garfield. There were a number of contenders for the ... Read more...

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Andrew Garfield All Set To Play “Spider-Man”


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, July 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British actor Andrew Garfield has landed the role of the web-slinging superhero "Spider-Man" in the next film version of the popular franchise. The news ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi Accepts Offer To Direct ‘Wizard of Oz’ Prequel


June 16th, 2010 - 3:27 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although he had been reported earlier to have stated that he would not be directing the prequel to 'The Wizard of Oz' prequel, entitled,'Oz, The Great and Powerful' ... 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 catches thief


May 5th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It has been reported that a Spider Man seemingly caught a thief in a shop red-handed. This is not the storyline of another ‘Spider ... 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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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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Marc Webb excited about directing ‘Spider-Man 4′


January 20th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (IANS) After filmmaker Sam Raimi and lead actor Tobey Maguire walked out, Marc Webb has been roped in to wield the megaphone for the fourth instalment of the ... 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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‘Spider-Man 4′ to hit screens 2012 with new cast, director (Lead, Changing Dateline)


January 12th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 12 (IANS) The fourth instalment in the highly awaited "Spider-Man" franchise will release in 2012 without actor Tobey Maguire in the lead and filmmaker Sam Raimi behind the megaphone, ... Read more...

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Tobey Maguire, Sam Raimi quit ‘Spider-Man 4′


January 12th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) Hollywood actor Tobey Maguire and filmmaker Sam Raimi have quit "Spider-Man 4" over a reported script issue. It was reported that the sequel had been put on hold indefinitely ... Read more...

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Maguire slips into Spider-man suit in kids’ parties


January 12th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Actor Tobey Maguire often dons his Spiderman costume to entertain young fans at children's parties.The 34-year-old star reveals that he has a tendency to slip into his one-piece ... Read more...

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Tobey Maguire, Sam Raimi leave Spider Man 4


January 12th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Actor Tobey Maguire and filmmaker Sam Raimi have reportedly walked out of Spider-Man 4 over script issues.Recently, a Columbia studios source revealed the sequel had been put on ... Read more...

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Avatar’s Indian connection!


December 24th, 2009 - 12:43 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
As James Cameron's "Avatar' breaks box office records in India, here's an interesting piece of news– one of the actors in the film has Indian roots.L.A. born actor Dileep Rao who ... Read more...

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Rachel McAdams to play Black Cat in next Spider Man flick?


November 12th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 12 (ANI): Actress Rachel McAdams may play comic book villainess Black Cat in the next installment of Spider Man series.The 'Notebook' star is reportedly negotiating the deal with movie bosses.If ... Read more...

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Sony hires writer for Spider Man 5 & 6


August 17th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 17 (IBNS) Even as Sony Pictures gets ready to start the fourth installment of Spider Man, the studio has also hired writer James Vanderbilt to pen "Spider-Man 5" and "Spider-Man 6."Variety.com ... Read more...

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