Another piece of classical literature is getting the network crime procedural makeover. This time: Oliver Twist. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Charles Dickens novel will be adapted as Twist, from Lionsgate and producer Joel Silver. The proposed series will center on “a struggling 20-something female,” known as Twist, who discovers a family of sorts […]
The saga of the Logan’s Run remake continues … For decades, a number of interested parties have attempted to remake MGM‘s mid-70s science fiction film Logan’s Run. The film starred Michael York as an enforcer in a society where an idyllic life inside a giant mall ends at age 30. When his remaining years are […]
In a video all about getting more people to tweet about The Nice Guys, producer Joel Silver mock-berates stars Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe about their Twitter impressions and mobilizing their fans. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkIFkvd7bxU[/youtube] While funny in its own right, it also calls about to scenes in many films written by Nice Guys co-writer/director Shane Black […]
While talking with writer and producer Simon Kinberg, Collider asked about his involvement in the long-planned, but never quite realized remake of Logan’s Run. Kinberg recently signed on to write a new story treatment and told the site that the studio is currently looking for a director. “It’s something that potentially is their Hunger Games […]
And here's a game for you: what would you even call a prequel to Escape From New York?
From the man who didn't yet bring you adaption of the video game Rampage.
Sylvester Stallone vs. that chap from the new Conan and Game of Thrones. In an axe fight.
There’s your headline, up there. And here’s Dwayne Johnson‘s tweet: . @WritingAWonder Rumors of me possibly playing LOBO are true. Joel Silver and Brad Peyton working on it now. That could be fun.. #RockTalk — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) July 15, 2012 Which confirms our earlier report: Bleeding Cool was told recently that The Rock is […]
Joel Silver‘s last choice for a director to bring DC Comics’ Lemmy-tinged bounty hunter Lobo to the big screen was Guy Ritchie, but Sherlock Holmes, pub running and hair washing seemed to get in the way, and before long, he stepped down. The new name to have now become attached is somewhat less luminous. Indeed, […]
Only yesterday, Joel Silver was quoted as saying: Logan’s Run might come together. That might be something we get a chance to do soon. We’ve got that in a place that we’re really happy with. That has to be a big… it’s a whole new world, its a whole new way of looking at the […]
Waiting for Mel Gibson to stop disgracing himself is probably too much like counting down the days until he’s dead for it to be an idea I’m entirely comfortable with. At the moment, however, the popular opinion meter’s needle is clearly in the red zone with this guy and it makes a lot of sense […]