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Will the YELLOW SUBMARINE Sail Again?

Well, the remakes are still going strong, but instead of Saturday morning fare or toy franchises, now they are going after more animated features.  Variety reports that Disney and Robert Zemeckis are in talks to remake and revamp the 1968 … Continue reading

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POTTER Reigns at BO and VOLTRON Comes Together

It is not really a surprise to anyone, least of all to The Hollywood Reporter who say that HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE beat out BRUNO and ICE AGE: DAWN OF THE DINOSAURS for top spot at the box … Continue reading

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HONG KONG PHOOEY Going Big Screen

First it was SCOOBY-DOO, then ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS, next the SMURFS, now Hollywood has turned once again to classic cartoons for its newest remake, HONG KONG PHOOEY.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, Alcon Entertainment and Rat Entertainment are making … Continue reading

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Gosnell Gets Smurfy

Its offical, the live action-animation hybrid film SMURFS has a director. AWN reports that Raja Gosnell is onboard with Columbia and Sony to bring this 80′s classic to the big screen.  Gosnell is known for his other hybrid work BEVERLY HILLS … Continue reading

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Is Roger Rabbit Coming Back to Theaters?

Rumors are flying since MTV News caught up with director Robert Zemeckis and asked which old franchise he was thinking of revisiting now that technology in entertainment has come so far.  Though the interviewer’s sights were set on a new … Continue reading

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Is WB to Give up the QUEST?

AWN reports that even though the live action adaptation of JONNY QUEST is closed to signing Zac Efron as the lead, he still might not be playing “Jonny”.  Warner Bros. is leary of placing the well known name of JONNY … Continue reading

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