All posts from “new moon”

Newsbites: The fantasy edition!

April 18, 2009 9:00 PM

1. It has been public knowledge for years now that the studios behind the film version of The Hobbit want to make it a two-movie series that will connect in some way to Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings...

Newsbites: The demons and monsters edition!

April 1, 2009 3:11 AM

1. Swedish director Mikael Håfström -- whose last film was the Stephen King adaptation 1408 (2007) -- is set to direct Last Rite, based on the true story of an American priest who studied at an exorcism school in Italy....

Newsbites: The supernatural stories edition!

March 9, 2009 6:06 AM

1. Alfred Molina has been cast as the evil magician Horvath in Jerry Bruckheimer's modernized live-action adaptation of The Sorcerer's Apprentice. Nicolas Cage will play the sorcerer, Jay Baruchel will play the apprentice, and Teresa Palmer will play the apprentice's...

Newsbites: The people living in forests edition!

February 25, 2009 10:26 PM

1. It turns out the rumours were correct: Cate Blanchett really will play Maid Marian in Ridley Scott's Robin Hood movie. The film, which stars Russell Crowe and was called Nottingham before it went through some extensive rewrites, "has evolved...

Newsbites: The supernatural stories edition!

February 21, 2009 7:30 AM

1. Several new items on the Twilight front: First, director Catherine Hardwicke said last week that she turned down the opportunity to direct the sequels because she would have had to shoot them on a low budget and an extremely...