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Claire Foy is the top choice for Lisbeth Salander in Dragon Tattoo relaunch

David Fincher 's THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO was intended to continue onwards and adapt THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE and THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNETS' NEST with both Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara reprising their roles, however, after frequent delays, it was announced that the entire franchise would be relaunched with an adaptation of David Lagercrantz's "The...
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Solid Snake lives: Jay Basu to write Metal Gear Solid for Sony

The METAL GEAR SOLID film has been in the works for quite some time, with some doubting (or hoping) that it would ever happen. Those looking forward to the project can rejoice as one more major hurdle has just been overcome; Deadline reports that Jay Basu has closed a deal to pen the script for the video-game adaptation. THE KINGS OF SUMMER director Jordan Vogt-Roberts is still...
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Monsters: Dark Continent writer hired for new Universal Monsters movie

Most of you seemed to be OK with Universal's plans for a shared cinematic universe featuring their classic movie universe...that is until it was revealed they will be action-adventure flicks instead of horror. Last month the studio hired PRISONERS screenwriter Aaron Guzikowski for THE WOLFMAN reboot, and now Deadline is reporting MONSTERS: DARK CONTINENT co-writer Jay Basu...
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Trailer for the sequel to Gareth Edwards' Monsters brings the bugs

I never got around to seeing MONSTERS, but I'm guessing Gareth Edwards impressed a few people with that flick, as he is the man responsible for the GODZILLA we'll be seeing in theaters this weekend. The original MONSTERS, dealing with a crashed probe bearing alien life that began to thrive on our planet, was an intriguing idea that Vertigo Films has decided to expand upon. That...
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Evil Dead helmer Fede Alvarez to take on adaptation of Dante's Inferno video game

When it comes to adapting a video game for the big screen there's tons of material to choose from but the challenge is finding something that actually translates well. Universal thought that 2010's DANTE'S INFERNO from EA would be a good choice. Personally I have not played that title though the original literary material from Dante Alighieri (the character's namesake) does serve as a...
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