Andrew Adamson To Helm "Zombies vs. Robots" Tale

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Andrew Adamson To Helm "Zombies vs. Robots" Tale

"Shrek" and "Chronicles of Narnia" director Andrew Adamson is set to helm "Inherit the Earth" for Sony and Platinum Dunes.

Based on Chris Ryall and Ashley Wood's comic book series "Zombies vs. Robots," the story follows a group of robots who must protect the last human on Earth, a young girl, from a pack of intelligent zombies.

JT Perry penned the script with Oren Uziel performing a recent re-write. Michael Bay, Brad Fuller, Andrew Form, Dave Alpert and Rick Jacobs will produc ...


Michael Bay Desires To Direc Horror Film

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Michael Bay Desires To Direc Horror Film

In an article about the horror film genre's big players of the moment, filmmaker Michael Bay let slip that he has plans to enter the genre himself beyond his current Platinum Dunes producing capacity.

He tells THR: "I have a great fantasy — that I will probably make a reality — of directing my own self-financed horror movie. I love this genre because the movie is the star."

Bay is currently filming "Transformers: Age of Extinction," but took a one step outside the ...


Warners Closes Financing For Dune Entertainment?

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Warners Closes Financing For Dune Entertainment?

Warner Bros. Pictures has a new sugar daddy, and his name is James Packer. Packer is the son of Kerry Packer, that other billionaire Aussie media mogul not named Murdoch.

Packer, Dune Entertainment's Steven Mnuchin and filmmaker Brett Ratner have partnered up to form RatPac-Dune Entertainment which has now locked down a $450 million deal to cover Warners' and New Line's entire movie slate up to 75 titles.

Essentially that covers all of Warners movies over the next 3-4 years, e ...


Paramount Greenlights "Almanac"

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Paramount Greenlights "Almanac"

Paramount has given the green light to found footage time travel feature "Almanac" which Platinum Dunes will produce.

Andrew Stark and Jason Pagan penned the script, but specific plot details are under wraps. Dean Israelite makes his directorial debut on the project.

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"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Gets Splinter, Raphael Talks

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"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Gets Splinter, Raphael Talks

"Seinfeld" and "Mirror Mirror" actor Danny Woodburn is set to play the giant rat 'Splinter' in the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" reboot at Platinum Dunes.

As previously reported, the Turtles and Splinter will be shot mo-cap and graphics done afterwards, while the rest of the film (settings, other characters) are live-action.

Jonathan Liebesman is helming the project which stars Megan Fox as April O'Neil and Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek and Noel Fisher in th ...