Magnolia Pictures Aquired "Grand Piano"

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Magnolia Pictures Aquired "Grand Piano"

Magnolia Pictures' Magnet Releasing has acquired US distribution rights to Eugenio Mira's Elijah Wood-led high-concept thriller "Grand Piano".

Cinedigm has picked up North American rights to the environmental thriller "Night Moves".

Radius-TWC has acquired rights to the documentary "Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon" a portrait of a talent manager which actor Mike Myers makes his directorial debut on.

All three films are targeting a release in early 2014.

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Ben Stiller Plays "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" Remake

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Ben Stiller Plays

Ben Stiller is in talks to play the titular role in the long-gestating reboot of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" for 20th Century Fox says Deadline.

The previous draft of the project has been dumped and scribe Steve Conrad ("The Pursuit of Happyness") has come onboard with a new approach that Stiller sparked to and wants to make his next film.

The studio w ...


Jack Black Survives "Robot Uprising"

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Jack Black and "Hot Tub Time Machine" director Steve Pink have optioned Daniel H. Wilson's novel "How to Survive a Robot Uprising" reports io9.

Pink is writing a new draft of the screenplay, but it isn't sure if he will direct or if Black will star. 'Survive' is described as a comedic look at what would happen if there were a robotic uprising ...


Mike Myers In CG/Live-Action "Pepe Le Pew"

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Mike Myers In CG/Live-Action

Warner Bros. Pictures is developing a combination live-action/CG-animated movie (ala/ "Alvin and the Chipmunks") featuring Pepe Le Pew, the lovelorn French skunk and Looney Tunes character reports Vulture.

Mike Myers will voice the overly amorous skunk who starred in over a dozen animated short films for the studio and will be the sole CG character in this aside from Penelope Pussycat, ...


The 2009 Razzie Awards Nominees

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The 2009 Razzie Awards Nominees

The 29th Annual Razzie Awards have mailed out ballots containing the nominees for the worst films of 2008 and it was a bumper year it seems.

Some inclusions seem undeserved, notably the likes of "Speed Racer" and "Rambo" which don't compare to some of the true atrocities on this list.

Others though like "Disaster Movie," "The Hottie & The Nottie," "In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale" and "The ...