Overlook Hotel is an in-development prequel to The Shining at Warner Bros. Director Mark Romanek is attached to helm the picture from a script by Damien executive producer Glen Mazzara. The whole thing sounds crazy, but producer James Vanderbilt tells Collider that it won't be what people are expecting. "It's not like '20 Years Before The […]
It's been demonstrated to me very clearly by people close enough to the production that The Sinister Six are part of the multi-movie arc.
Could we be looking forward to duelling Shining spin-offs?
After a series of stalled development efforts, with both Paradise Lost and Dracula Year Zero run aground in the last couple of years, Dark City and The Crow director Alex Proyas is heading back to a long-time passion project, setting himself to work on an adaptation of Robert A. Heinlein's mysterious novel, The Unpleasant Profession […]
The first time we heard about James Vanderbilt writing a Spider-Man movie, the story was that he was penning chapters 4 and 5 of Sam Raimi's run. Then, somewhere along the line, Raimi's fourth film slipped off the rails and Vanderbilt was quickly called on to provide the screenplay for a reboot. Possibly, this reboot […]
It's not just going to be called Spider-Man then? Oh, no. Nothing so prosaic. Sony have just officially announced that the upcoming, Marc Webb-directed, Andrew Garfield-starring Spider-Movie will be released across the US on July 3rd 2012, under the name The Amazing Spider-Man. Let me hear a Woo-Woo if you called it. Or, you know, […]
The drip feed of Spider-Man information from Sony continues. Every time there's a new press release, I feel like one of those kids who has their Christmas presents parsed out over the holiday as he's handed the next little sock full of nuts and fruit. This time around we learn that Rhys Ifans will be […]