Trailer Watch: The Green Hornet first trailer

I’m going to come right out and say it: I totally believe in Seth Rogan as the Green Hornet now. Here’s the synopsis: Britt Reid (Seth Rogen) is the son of LA’s most prominent and respected media magnate and perfectly happy to maintain a directionless existence on the party scene – until his father (Tom […]

Posted on June 22, 2010 at 08:16 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Warner Bros. to turn “Supernatural” into an anime

If today you feel a wave of “WTF?” wash over you, check your nearest “Supernatural” fangirl for the source. For according to Anime News Network and Cinema Today, Warner Bros. and acclaimed anime studio Madhouse are teaming up to turn the hit show about brothers who fight against the dark forces of the world into […]

Posted on June 10, 2010 at 07:12 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · One Comment
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Inside the Lines: Romance author invades comics world, and other stories

In the “Damn, they stole my idea” department, New York Times best-selling romance novelist Janet Evanovich and her daugher Alex teamed up with Dark Horse Comics to create a graphic novel called Troublemaker featuring Alex Barnaby, a female racecar mechanic whose vantage point as a raceday spotter leads her into mystery and intrigue. The art […]

Posted on June 3, 2010 at 08:21 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 4 Comments
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The Wibbly-Wobbly Timey-Wimey Watchlist: Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal

The Mob are at it again, and once again, it’s looking good. The team that brought us small-screen adaptations of Hogfather and Colour of Magic/Light Fantastic are back this month with a new Discworld miniseries for Sky1.  This go ’round, it’s Going Postal, based on the 33rd novel in Terry Pratchett’s popular fantasy series, and […]

Casey Affleck meet The Kind One

Variety reports that Casey Affleck is attached to star in the 1930’s noir drama, The Kind One, an adaptation of Tom Epperson’s novel of the same name, which hit bookstores on January 22. Centering around an amnesiac who comes to work for “a mobster — a sadistic killer given the nickname, ‘The Kind One’ — […]

Posted on February 6, 2008 at 10:10 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Weinstein Co. options Wolf Boy

According to Variety, the Weinstein Company has optioned the rights to Evan Kuhlman’s 2006 novel, Wolf Boy, with Christopher Parker adapting the screenplay. Parker’s credits include Mulan II and Wes Craven’s Vampire in Brooklyn. Um… okay. Anyway, Wolf Boy revolves around the Wolf family, “which loses a son in a car accident. The other son channels his […]

Posted on February 6, 2008 at 02:35 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Karasawa is a 20th Century Boy (updated)

According to Variety, Toshiaki Karasawa (Casshern) is set to star in Toho’s $57 million budgeted live-action sci-fi/“psychological suspense” film, 20th Century Boy Boys, based on the original manga by Naoki Urasawa. Actually the manga title is translated as 20th Century Boys, plural; Variety may have gotten it wrong. (Edit: They did.) The film, the first […]

Posted on February 5, 2008 at 11:57 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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