Ricky Gervais Sends Friend Around World For Series

PASADENA, Calif. – Comic Ricky Gervais is turning one of his friends into a real-life science experiment. For a Science Channel series that begins later this month, Gervais  and comic partner Stephen Merchant sent their friend Karl Pinkington on a trip to see the Seven Wonders of the World. They describe Pinkington, who is a plumber, […]

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New “Alien” Confirmed as a Prequel

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Alien/11194/687415541/Alien/embed 420 355] Word has it that Carl Rinsch has been tapped to reinvigorate the Alien franchise with a prequel to Ridley Scott’s original film. Tony Scott confirmed this at the junket for The Taking of Pelham 123, saying that Rinsch is part of their production company family and they’re excited about hopefully starting […]

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Movie News Roundup: Matt Damon’s “Adjustment,” Cate Blanchett’s Maid Marion, Spielberg’s Honest Abe, Yogi Bear & More

Matt Damon is teaming up once more with George Nolfi, wrtier of The Bourne Ultimatum, but for a film in a very different vein. The Philip K. Dick vein, to be precise. They’re developing Nolfi’s directorial debut effort The Adjustment Bureau, which is to be an adaptation of Dick’s story The Adjustment Team, wherein a […]

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The Plan For “The A-Team” Movie Comes Together

John Singleton stepped out of the director’s chair for the feature film adaptation of The A-Team after a lot of interesting talk, including wanting Woody Harrelson for the role of “Howling Mad” Murdock, but now the project has a new and interesting director – Joe Carnahan. He recently wrote the screenplay for Pride & Glory, […]

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