Quick Cuts: TMNT enter development hell, Lone Ranger gets a bigger budget and more

Michael Bay’s fan-maligned Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles remake has been shot down by Paramount, at least for the time being. It’s been pushed back until Summer 2014, due to issues with the script. Apparently, no one thought a reboot in which the TURTLES are aliens was an issue, but are learning that now. (Source: Vulture) […]

The Lone Ranger falls off its horse

This is kind of incredible. I mean, this was a license to print money. According to Deadline, Disney has pulled the plug on The Lone Ranger. This may not seem like such a surprising decision, but when you add in the winning Pirates of the Caribbean team of Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski, it becomes […]

Posted on August 15, 2011 at 23:14 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Johnny Depp reteaming with Gore Verbinski for The Lone Ranger

Gore Verbinski has officially signed on to direct The Lone Ranger, according to Deadline. The film will see him working again with his Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp, who will be playing Tonto in the film. While there is no word on who the Ranger himself will be, the film will be produced […]

Posted on November 26, 2010 at 21:42 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trailer Watch: Rango

I…really don’t know what to say. After seeing the poster go up yesterday, I tracked down the teaser (which consists of a wind up fish swimming in midair across a desert road) and came back to this trailer today. Apparently no one knows what to say, as the synopsis consists of: CG adventure follows a […]

Posted on June 30, 2010 at 00:13 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · 2 Comments
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