Andy Serkis as the Giant Squid Please!: David Fincher talks motion capture for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

So when you think Summer-Disney-Action-Movie, you immediately think David Fincher (The Social Network, Fight Club) right? Yeah me either. However, as /Film tells it, Fincher is not only doing a resurrected 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea for Disney, the director is leaning towards something very different from his past work. While he has used CG […]

Posted on August 12, 2011 at 22:11 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Quick Cuts: Andy Serkis, Ian McKellen returning to Middle Earth, and other stories

So it’s official. Andy Serkis and Ian McKellen are back to reprise their roles as two of the most important characters in the Hobbit mythos. Still in talks are Christopher Lee and Ian Holm. (Source: Deadline and The Hollywood Reporter) Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, fresh off being nominated for a Golden Globe for their […]

Posted on January 10, 2011 at 22:19 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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Trisha’s Take: The Social Network review

[Editor’s Note: We’re trying something a little new here where more than one person writes a review of a given thing. Any and all feedback would be greatly appreciated. – TL] The Social Network Directed by David Fincher Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Armie Hammer, Armie Hammer, and more Rating: PG-13 for sexual […]

Posted on October 1, 2010 at 09:06 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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First Night Flicks: The Social Network

The Social Network (2010) Directed By: David Fincher Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake Based on the book The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook: A Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal by Ben Mezrich Rated PG-13 for sexual content, drug and alcohol use and language. Every fall, there seems to be one […]

David Fincher picks Rooney Mara to be his Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Well that took long enough. In an exclusive at Deadline New York, it’s revealed the Rooney Mara (A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Social Network) has joined the cast of David Fincher’s adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo as computer hacker Lisbeth Salander. The film’s shoot begins in Sweden this fall, with a […]

Posted on August 16, 2010 at 23:35 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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Trailer Watch: Sucker Punch and our first full look at The Goon

My own computer troubles continue, but Zack Snyder might want to back away from his for a moment as we have finally gotten a look at his anime-reference-and-CGI-drenched Sucker Punch. Set in the 1950s, Sucker Punch follows Babydoll (Emily Browning) who is confined to a mental institution by her stepfather, who intends to have her […]

Posted on July 29, 2010 at 18:21 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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David Fincher’s Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: Yo-Landi Vi$$er of Die Antwoord?

Yep, she is your butterfly, and maybe, your Lisbeth Salander too. At least, she’s what David Fincher (Fight Club, Se7en) would like his Salander to look and behave like. According to New York Magazine’s Vulture, Fincher may be modeling his Salander after Y0-Landi Vi$$er of South African rap/performance art group, Die Antwoord, fame. Haven’t heard of […]

Posted on June 30, 2010 at 17:20 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Disney, Fox both working on 20,000 Leagues adaptations

Nemo is going twice as far this time. According to The Hollywood Reporter, both Fox and Disney are working on their own versions of Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. Originally, Disney had McG (Terminator Salvation) attached to direct, but they are now apparently in negotiations with David Fincher (Fight Club) to direct and […]

Posted on May 17, 2010 at 11:36 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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