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Sony Sets Release Date for ‘Sinister Six’ & Pushes ‘Amazing Spider-Man 3′

The future of the Spider-Man franchise has been in flux since the release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 earlier this year. Previously, Sony had set release dates for The Amazing Spider-Man 3 and 4 for June 10, 2016, and May 4, 2018, respectively, and they obviously had big plans for The Sinister Six and Venom mapped out. But Roberto Orci’s recent comments and word that the whole franchise was “up for grabs,” those dates started to look more and more unlikely.
Source URL: http://geeknation.com/sony-sets-release-date-for-sinister-six-pushes-amazing-spider-man-3/

Author Chuck Palahniuk To Release "Fight Club 2" in 2015

For anyone of a certain age, the name Tyler Durden means something. Whether you believed in this philosophies, his fashion sense of simply just had photos of Brad Pitt's ripped abs plastered on your dorm wall or desktop wallpaper, the idea of Durden and what he stood for left a long lasting impression to fans of the book and the 1999 film.
Source URL: http://www.darkhorse.com/Blog/1794/sdcc-2014-announce-usa-today-unveils-fight-club-2

Michael Rooker Talks Unveiling Yondu's Look, Working With Chris Pratt & Giggling With Benicio Del Toro in 'Guardians of The Galaxy'

Most of your scenes are opposite Chris Pratt. What makes that man so likable and how did you get along on and off screen?

MICHAEL ROOKER: We get along off set the same way we get along on. Every now and then he asks me to hit him in the gut, so I’ve gotta hit him in the gut. I do what Chris says. Look, you do these movies where you go, “This is your movie my friend.” This is Chris’ movie. He’s so good, he’s so great and I loved his work in this. Doing the scenes with him, it’s a joy, it’s a dream come true. The guy is so good and so much fun.

OUTFEST 2014: Director Hong Khaou Explores The Universal Language of Love & Loss in 'Lilting'

After the unfortunate death of his longtime boyfriend, Richard (Ben Whishaw) struggles to cope and reaches out to his boyfriend’s mother (Pei-Pei Cheng), despite Junn not speaking English and Richard not understanding Mandarin. With the help of a dedicated translator (Naomi Christie), Richard beings to form a tense relationship with Junn, complicated by the fact that she was unaware that her son (Andrew Leung) was gay.

Amy Ryan To Co-Star In Steven Spielberg’s Cold War Pic; Alan Alda & Two Others In Talks

Amy Ryan will co-star opposite Tom Hanks in Steven Spielberg’s untitled Cold War Spy thriller for DreamWorks. Production is set to begin in September and will be shot on location in New York and Berlin ahead of its October 16, 2015 release date. In talks for roles are Alan Alda, Boardwalk Empire‘s Billy Magnussen and The Knick‘s Eve Hewson. Mark Rylance is already aboard.

View full story at Deadline.com

Source URL: http://www.deadline.com/2014/07/amy-ryan-steven-spielberg-gary-powers-spy-movie-casting-alan-alda-billy-magnussen-eve-hewson/

Mike White Goes Ape for The One and Only Ivan

It was revealed earlier this year that Walt Disney Pictures has secured the rights to Katherine Applegate's children's book The One and Only Ivan. Today, Variety reports that School of Rock and Nacho Libre scribe Mike White is in negotiations to direct the big screen adaptation.

View full story at ComingSoon.net

Source URL: http://www.comingsoon.net/news/movienews.php

Idris Elba May Join Guy Ritchie's King Arthur Film

Luther and Pacific Rim star Idris Elba is reportedly in talks to join Guy Ritchie's King Arthur project at Warner Bros.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Elba — also known for the Thor films — may join Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur as Bedivere, the right-hand man to Uther Pendragon. Elba's role would reportedly see him teaching Arthur how to lead an army and possibly serving as a mentor.

View full story at IGN.com

Source URL: http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/07/22/idris-elba-may-join-guy-ritchies-king-arthur-film

Dwayne Johnson’s Quake Thriller ‘San Andreas’ Finally Shoots in San Franciscon’s Quake Thriller ‘San Andreas’ Finally Shoots in San Francisco

After serving as a rallying point for improving California’s film incentive program, Dwayne Johnson’s quake thriller “San Andreas” has started shooting its final scenes in San Francisco after most of the film was shot in Australia. The film’s first unit began shooting Sunday in San Francisco and will wrap on July 27. Second-unit shooting had started on July 8.

View full story at Variety.com

Source URL: http://variety.com/2014/film/news/dwayne-johnsons-quake-thriller-san-andreas-finally-shoots-in-san-francisco-1201266234/

Jamie Dornan, Alicia Vikander and Daniel Brühl Join Bradley Cooper in ‘Adam Jones’

The Daily Mail has revealed that a group of up and comers — Jamie Dornan, Alicia Vikander, Lily James, and Daniel Bruhl — have joined the cast of John Wells‘ comedy “Adam Jones” (previously titled “Chef”).
Source URL: http://upandcomers.net/2014/07/21/jamie-dornan-alicia-vikander-daniel-bruhl-join-chef/

Cameron Crowe’s Untitled Emma Stone/Bradley Cooper Comedy Pushed to May 29, 2015

If you were looking forward to catching the next Cameron Crowe film this Christmas, we’ve got some bad news. Sony Pictures has opted to push Crowe’s untitled new romantic comedy from its initial December 25th release date to May 29, 2015. Sony recently saw a new cut and decided the pic was more of a summer play rather than a holiday/awards-type film.

View full story at Collider.com

Source URL: http://collider.com/cameron-crowe-movie-release-date-may-29-2015/