All posts from “percy jackson”

Newsbites: The ancient characters edition!

May 10, 2009 6:45 PM

1. The international trailer for Year One is now online, and it gives us our first glimpse of Abraham and Isaac (at the 1:19 mark). -- YouTube 2. Movies often seem to come in twos: two volcano-based disaster movies, two...

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 Greco-Roman edition!

March 31, 2009 1:51 AM

1. Kevin Macdonald (Touching the Void, The Last King of Scotland) will start shooting The Eagle of the Ninth in August; the film concerns "a wounded Roman soldier and his loyal Celtic slave who try to solve the mystery of...

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...

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