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"The Crow": Cursed Reboot Back in Development Hell

The trio is actively seeking a new director and writer.[caption id="attachment_1033525" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Miramax[/caption]Sony kept delaying the reboot’s release as behind the scenes problems emerged Director Corin Hardy (The Nun) and star Jason Mamoa, once attached, abandoned the project since. "The Crow" - Death of Brandon Lee Based on the James O’Barr work, Miramax released Alex Proyas’[...]

"Halloween Kills": Kyle Richards Returns as Lindsey Wallace

Another face from the 1978 John Carpenter original, Halloween is returning to the franchise in Kyle Richards, who played Lindsey Wallace, for Halloween Kills. The film is the sequel to 2018's Halloween, which acts as a direct sequel to the Carpenter film effectively retconning all previous sequels of the franchise. Lindsey was one of the […]

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[Review] Halloween: Back to Basics, and All the Better For It

[rwp_box_recap id="0"] It is not an envious position to try and revive a franchise like Halloween. Fans of the series are very passionate, and they haven't exactly been treated with the proper respect over the years. Sequel after sequel came and went with Michael Myers history and lore becoming more and more convoluted and bastardized. […]

Dennis Lehane's 'Gone Baby Gone' Series Gets Fox Pilot Order

Black Sails' Robert Levine will write the pilot; and executive produce the project with Lehane through 20th Century Fox TV and Miramax Fox's untitled drama will spotlight private detectives Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro: "...who, armed with their wits, street knowledge and undeniable chemistry, right the wrongs that the law can't in a working-class Boston[...]

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Kevin Smith Will Donate All TWC Residuals To 'Women In Film' Non Profit

Filmmaker Kevin Smith (Clerks, Dogma) has had a long relationship with Miramax and The Weinstein Company Several of Smith's most notable movies were produced through TWC, and have made no small amount of money in their time.During the most recent episode of his Hollywood Babble-On podcast, Smith related his plan to donate all of his[...]

John Carpenter Announces New Halloween Film On Facebook

From his Facebook page:And here is a press release from HalloweenMovies.com, the official home of the series online: JOHN CARPENTER ANNOUNCES THAT DANNY MCBRIDE AND DAVID GORDON GREEN ARE JOINING HIM ON NEW ‘HALLOWEEN’ FOR MIRAMAX®, TRANCAS AND BLUMHOUSE IN ASSOCIATION WITH ROUGH HOUSE PICTURESLOS ANGELES, February 9, 2017 – John Carpenter announced today via his Facebook[...]

John Carpenter Returns To Halloween As Executive Producer Of Next Sequel

Blumhouse has announced it is partnering with franchise producer Malek Akkad, Miramax and Trancas International Films to launch a new sequel to John Carpenter's Halloween The partnership will also include Carpenter himself."Halloween needs to return to its traditions,” Carpenter said at a press event yesterday night “I feel like the movies have gotten away from[...]

Kevin Smith Shares Clerks Budget

The breakdown and bio were submitted to Miramax in the hope that the studio would buy the film.As part of a wave of directors who broke in making movies on the cheap that appealed to a large indie audience, Smith parlayed the success of his first film into a cinematic universe (long before the term[...]

Travestied Masterpiece The Thief And The Cobbler Headed To UK DVD

The worst was certainly yet to come.Miramax That's the word.Miramax picked up the film's rights for a US release and went far further in their alterations.The Thief character was given a voice over narration by Jonathan Winters and the Cobbler character, Tack, was revoiced by Matthew Broderick; they removed the self-medicating, self-immolating character of The[...]

Some Most Unexpected Sequels And TV Spin-Offs Are On The Cards

A new posting on the Miramax blog, written by none other than new CEO Michael Lang, reveals plans for sequels to some of the company's bigger hits and best known properties To be developed in conjunction with The Weinstein Co., and building on the deal that has seen Scream 4, Spy Kids 4 and Scary[...]