Quick Cuts: The Hobbit, Avatar, Spider-Man and More

Well, everything will be ok. Peter Jackson, New Zealand officials and the labor unions have reached an agreement and production on The Hobbit will stay in New Zealand. The NZ government is helping the studio offset some of their costs with tax benefits and production will begin as scheduled.  (Source: The Playlist) We’re returning to […]

Posted on October 29, 2010 at 18:32 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Guillermo del Toro finally pounding the first piton into At the Mountains of Madness

Forgive me if I’m hyperventilating a little. In an exclusive over at Deadline, it looks like Guillermo del Toro will finally pull HP Lovecraft Adaptation At the Mountains of Madness out of development hell. The film, based on the novella of the same name, has had a years long development, in part because de Toro […]

Posted on July 29, 2010 at 19:28 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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TIME talks 3-D

TIME has a new article about 3-D filmmaking that’s well worth a read, in part because Stephen Spielberg and Jim Cameron discuss Tintin (which wraps principal photography this week) and Avatar (not the Avatar: The Last Airbender movie) the latter of which the article’s writer got to see the first glimpse of. His reaction: I […]

Posted on March 20, 2009 at 09:40 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Quick Cuts: Jim Cameron to take a Dive?, Scott Pilgrim's Ramona cast, Spider-Man update

“After Avatar, I want to do something a lot smaller,” James Cameron told The Hollywood Reporter yesterday, reiterating earlier comments in an extended interview with Variety a while back. He’s considering following the mega-budgeted sci-fi epic with The Dive, “a true story about the romance between Cuban free diver Francisco ‘Pipin’ Ferreras and Frenchwoman Audrey […]

Posted on May 16, 2008 at 11:01 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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