Daily Debriefing


Soderbergh joins The Hunger Games

Posted on August 8th, 2011 by Dr. Know

Soderbergh joins The Hunger Games

MTV is reporting director Steven Soderbergh (Haywire) is taking on second-unit director duties on The Hunger Games. This news isn’t a total shocker, if it turns out to be true, since The Hunger Games director Gary Ross is a longtime pal of Soderbergh’s. To boot, the two previously collaborated on another of Ross’ past projects […]

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Conan 2 already written?

Posted on August 8th, 2011 by Dr. Know

Conan 2 already written?

With Lionsgate’s Conan the Barbarian just under two weeks away now, it still remains to be seen whether or not it will make any kind of dent at the box office. While I’m hoping it turns out to be somewhat decent, I’m not hoping for a sequel just yet. Star Jason Momoa is in another […]

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AMMO CLIP: Back to the Future

Posted on August 7th, 2011 by Dr. Know

AMMO CLIP: Back to the Future

While many consider it a comedy, others consider it a sci-fi film. Others might call it a romantic comedy, yet some could also call it an action/adventure movie. The truth is Back to the Future is all of these things wrapped into one bombastic package. Directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Zemeckis and frequent […]

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AMMO CLIP: The Untouchables

Posted on August 6th, 2011 by Dr. Know

AMMO CLIP: The Untouchables

In the late 1920s/early 30s an organized crime wave involving bootlegged alcohol (Prohibition) is sweeping America. The problem is really hitting the fan in Chicago, where mafioso Al Capone (Robert De Niro) has the whole metropolitan area under his control. Capone is making a killing in more ways than one. Treasury agent Eliot Ness (Kevin […]

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The Steelers draft Batman

Posted on August 6th, 2011 by Drax Largo

The Steelers draft Batman

This is certainly the last thing I expected to be reporting this morning. On the other hand, when you consider producer Thomas Tull owns a piece of the Steelers and the fact the latest Batman adventure is shooting in Pittsburgh, the following does compute; The Pittsburgh Steelers are going to be playing a small role […]

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Keach is part of a new Legacy

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by Dr. Know

Keach is part of a new Legacy

More big casting news today; Variety is reporting Stacy Keach (Machete) is set to join the cast of Tony Gilroy’s The Bourne Legacy. The specifics of his role are being withheld at this point. I’m betting he’s involved in the assassin’s training program in some capacity, you know, the one Dr. Hirsch (Albert Finney) was […]

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Breaking World War Z

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by Dr. Know

Breaking World War Z

Although World War Z is well into principal photography under the direction of Marc Forster, with Brad Pitt in the starring role, the production still has a few loose ends to tie up in terms of casting. Case in point: The Hollywood Reporter is reporting AMC’s Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston is in talks for […]

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Marvel enlists the Guardians of the Galaxy

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by Miss Demeanor

Marvel enlists the Guardians of the Galaxy

Twitch Film has nabbed another Marvel exclusive today. This time they’re reporting Marvel Studios is digging deeper into their vaults and pulling out yet another lesser-known title from their library for movie development: Guardians of the Galaxy. First published in 1969, then dusted off again in 2008, Guardians of the Galaxy revolves a group of […]

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Sequel set for The Amazing Spider-Man

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by Miss Demeanor

Sequel set for The Amazing Spider-Man

Sony must be head-over-heels for what they’re seeing on The Amazing Spider-Man so far. According to Deadline, the studio has already set the release date for the next chapter. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is set to roll out on May 2, 2014 to kick off the summer schedule. “I think it speaks volumes about our […]

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BULLSEYE or MISFIRE: Rise of the Planet of the Apes Review

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by Dr. Know

BULLSEYE or MISFIRE: Rise of the Planet of the Apes Review

Starring James Franco, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow, Brian Cox, Tom Felton, and David Oyelowo. Directed by Rupert Wyatt. Screenplay by Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver suggested by the novel La planete des singes by Pierre Boulle. Produced by Peter Chernin, Dylan Clark, Rick Jaffa, and Amanda Silver. As we move into the dog days of […]

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