Jackson and Del Toro

The Hobbit to Begin Filming in June

Jackson and Del ToroWell even though MGM is going through financial wow’s and will eventually be sold, a lot of its properties and projects are still moving ahead even though they don’t have a greenlight.

Stargate Revolution

New Stargate Movie Title, if there is a Movie!

Stargate RevolutionJust a bit of news that we found over on Stargate writer-producer Joseph Mallozzi’s blog that all of you might be interested in. And that would be the title of the next Stargate movie which as the past two will go straight to DVD. We also have a bit more than just a title for you. Whats that you say, shut up and just tell us already?  OK, the next title for the third Stargate movie is

‘Wizard of Oz’ Gets CG-Animated

Wizard of Oz
John Boorman is attached to direct the $25 million, CG-animated pic "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz." The adaptation of L Frank Baum’s original novel will be Boorman’s first toon pic. "OZ" is currently in pre-production and is written by Boorman, Ron Mita and Jim McClain (Robots). It’s scheduled to hit theaters during summer of 2010.
The English-language adaptation maintains the tale’s main characters and settings. Unlike the MGM classic, however, it’s not a musical.

Pushing Daisies Maybe Cancelled?

Pushing Dasies
Well it seems that flower power at ABC may have withered and died. Pushing Daisies, the critical favorite that turned primetime TV into a upside-down pineapple pie, may be the latest show to be on the chopping block. With the production on the series initial 13-episode order due to end on November 12, the lack of a full-season pickup has Daisies fans and cast members thinking the touch of death is upon them.

‘Spider-Man 4’, Will Villain be The Lizard?

Spiderman
Sam Raimi spoke to MTV News about the upcoming "Spider-Man 4" film, revealing all kinds of great information even though he claims that he doesn’t know anything. The one thing he knows for sure is that he would love to return to helm. "I’m really excited about Spider-Man, and I’m hoping to direct it," he said. "I don’t have a script yet, but production would start probably by March of 2010, I’m guessing. It sounds like a long time away, but we need a script first, and a lot of pre-production has to take place."…

Production List: Which Film are YOU Waiting to See???

Movie and PopcornThanks to fears of a possible actors’ strike, film production has been slow recently. But enough is enough, and now the major studios have decided to move forward with production on a long list of movies. And as for the economy – studio executives said that the money has already been budgeted for these films, and they feel confident that consumers will still head to the movies with the economy circling the drain. So start saving up now; here’s the list of movies set to go into production next year:…

“The Dark Knight” Sequel Filming to Start in February?

Dark Knight
"Batman Begins" was released back in 2005 and "The Dark Knight" was released in 2008. That’s a three year gap between the two movies. Does that mean that the third installment in the franchise will be in theaters in 2011? To answer that question,
not quite! According to Batman-on-Film, we could get the new movie a year earlier, in 2010. The site, citing their sources as being the behind-the-scenes crew on "The Dark Knight," the third installment could go into pre-production as early as February 2009 and then be ready to start shooting during the summer of 2009.