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An Aladdin prequel is the next on Disney's live-action adaptation agenda

It's almost comical at this point just how quickly Disney is getting these live-action adaptations off the ground. There are so many in various stages of development that it would be easier to list which of their animated classics aren't getting the live-action treatment. Per THR , ALADDIN will be the next film on Disney's live-action chopping block but, as with most...
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Rock of Ages director in talks to helm Peter Dinklage's Leprechaun comedy

Deadline is reporting Adam Shankman (ROCK OF AGES, HAIRSPRAY) is in talks to direct O'LUCKY DAY , a comedy about "a con man who may or may not be a real Leprechaun, but who certainly passes himself off as one" starring star Peter Dinklage . The tone of the film has been described as similar to BAD SANTA, so hopefully that means the film will be getting an R-rating....
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Friday the 13th to become a TV series and explore Jason's family history

As the potential found footage reboot of FRIDAY THE 13TH eyes a director, the iconic Jason Voorhees franchise may be headed to the small screen as well. Sean Cunningham , director of the original FRIDAY THE 13TH, is producing the series along with Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films and Fox Entertainment. But, when you ask how the show will tackle the Jason story, expect something new. The...
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Friday the 13th reboot eyes V/H/S director David Bruckner to helm the horror

It's been a while since we've heard from ol' Jason Voorhees, who was last seen in the rather ho-hum attempt at a reboot with 2009's FRIDAY THE 13TH from director Marcus Nispel , which has been threatening a sequel ever since. However, it appears that Paramount and Platinum Dunes are moving in another direction and instead rebooting the franchise...again. The Wrap is reporting that THE...
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The upcoming Friday the 13th reboot may not feature Jason at all

When the news that there would be another FRIDAY THE 13TH reboot coming in 2015, we heard rumors of a found footage approach to the classic slasher franchise that centered on the unkillable Jason Voorhees as he avenges his death at the hands of the horny teenagers at Camp Crystal Lake. Now comes the prospect that the reboot may not include Jason at all. In an interview with Crave...
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Paramount's Friday the 13th reboot to hit theaters in 2015

No, that's not a typo in the headline: a new Jason movie is in the works, and it will be a reboot. Paramount picked up the rights to the horror franchise from Warner Bros. in June in exchange for the rights to co-produce Christopher Nolan 's highly anticipated INTERSTELLAR, and the studio has announced that the thirteenth film in the series will land in theaters on March...
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The JoBlo Sunday Night Movie Chat: Freddy vs. Jason

You may have noticed that there haven't been any new editions of the JoBlo Sunday Night Movie Chat for the past month. Well, there is a reason for that. Frankly put, the chatroom f**ked up. The good news is that it's back up and running better than ever! To celebrate the chat returning from the grave, we are going to chat about a movie that features two titans of terror that...
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I Want That: Experience being in a slasher movie without the pesky death

Have you ever thought about being in a real life movie? We have all pretended to be superheroes or action stars or in a slow motion John Woo sequence, but playing horror movie is a little harder. Not many kids want to pretend to be a murderer or a murder victim because of the stigma it might carry in social circles. But, we enjoy horror movies because of the rush of adrenaline they...
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