Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby Pen "Tomb Raider" Reboot

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Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby Pen

Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, the scribes behind the first "Iron Man" and "Children of Men", have been hired to pen the upcoming reboot of the "Tomb Raider" franchise for GK Films says Heat Vision.

The hugely popular game series, first published in 1996, followed the daredevil archaeologist Lara Croft on a series of global missions. The property was previously adapted into two films in 20 ...


"Tomb Raider" Film Gets Rebooted

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Graham King's GK Films has acquired the feature film rights to the "Tomb Raider" video game franchise and will reboot the series with an aim for a 2013 release.

The hugely popular game series, first published in 1996, followed the daredevil archaeologist Lara Croft on a series of global missions.

No writer has been hired for the film adaptation as yet and it's likely they intend to reboot the franchise with a Lara Croft origin story rather continuing on from the two previ ...


Gossip "Zombieland," "Tomb Raider" Shot Down

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Two interesting rumors popped up today, both were quickly shot down not long afterwards.

The first came from an interview Woody Harrelson conducted with Total Film where he was asked if he wanted to do a "Zombieland" sequel. His response wasn't hugely enthusiastic - "I'm sure it will happen if everyone does it, but I'm not sure it's the right thing to do. I don't feel like a sequels guy... It's one thing to do it when it came out real good and it made a lot of people laugh, but the ...


Amber Heard Gets "Red Sonja"

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Amber Heard Gets

Amber Heard ("Drive Angry," "The Informers") is being pursued to play the titular lead in "Red Sonja" for Nu Image and Millennium Films.

"Amber is the new Red Sonja, but she doesn't know it yet!" producer Avi Lerner tells Empire. Catch is while Heard is eyed for the role, negotiations haven't begun.

The character is a fiery-haired warrior in a chainmail bikini who seeks vengeance on those who destroyed her f ...


Get Closer To "The Mechanic"

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Next Friday (January 28th) sees the release of "The Mechanic", a remake of the classic 1972 Charles Bronson thriller that hopes to become its own franchise. Think a grittier version of "The Transporter".

Jason Statham play Arthur Bishop, an elite assassin with a strict code known as a 'mechanic'. He has a talent for cleanly eliminating targets quickly professionally and with total detachment.

When his mentor Harry (Donald Sutherland) is murdered, that objectivity falls ...