Vince Vaughn to co-star with Dwayne Johnson in Fighting with my Family

Word has come down the line today that actor Vince Vaughn will be joining the already star-studded cast of FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY, a comedy-drama recently snagged in the Berlin market deal with MGM. Written and directed by The Office alum Stephen Merchant , the film stars Dwayne Johnson (who is developing the feature with Flim4, in addition to producing under his Seven Bucks...
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MGM picks up rights to J. Michael Straczynski's Top Cow comic Rising Stars

Deadline is reporting that MGM and Atlas Entertainment has acquired the film rights to the Top Cow comic book Rising Stars. The 24-issue limited comic book series, which ran from 1999 to 2005, follows "a special group of people all linked to one extraordinary event, and how they change the world we know into something we only imagined. It offers a new world of superheroes,...
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Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg aim to find Where's Waldo? for MGM

MGM has been trying to make a live-action version of WHERE'S WALDO? happen for a few years, but they haven't quite been able to crack it. They're hoping Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg might finally be able to find a way to bring the striped-shirted dude out from hiding in the crowd and onto the big screen. Rogen and Goldberg will produce the film, along with their Point Grey...
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Michael B. Jordan to vamp it up for Blood Brothers

Michael B. Jordan is set to live forever... or that's how it's being set up for him in one of his next projects, an adaptation of the Dark Horse graphic novel BLOOD BROTHERS. Telling the tale of a pair of vampire buddies who "have smoked opium with Genghis Khan, had orgies in Michelangelo’s studio, and even fronted a death metal band," BLOOD BROTHERS is...
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MGM and Bond producers end lawsuit against Universal's Section 6

MGM and Bond right holder DANJAQ have finally dropped a lawsuit that has held up production on Universal's spy franchise SECTION 6. After months of protracted back and forth and the loss of filmmaker Joe Cornish on the film, SECTION 6 looks to finally be clear to proceed. The suit was set to go to trial this February but has now been dismissed and an apparent settlement has been...
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Dwayne Johnson to star in the military horror action movie Seal Team 666

Dwayne Johnson cut his teeth on cheesy action movies like THE SCORPION KING, THE RUNDOWN and DOOM. He has since moved on to bigger budget cheesy movies like G.I. JOE: RETALIATION and the FAST AND FURIOUS sequels. His next project, Brett Ratner 's HERCULES: THE THRACIAN WARS could be the start to a new franchise. With Johnson's name attached or rumored to be joining lots of other...
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The Addams Family are getting creepy and kooky in an animated flick from MGM

I guess today was perfect to announce that THE ADDAMS FAMILY is being rebooted as an animated flick. MGM has hired Pamela Pettler (MONSTER HOUSE, CORPSE BRIDE) to write the script. The family first came to life in the comic strips of Charles Addams who worked on them until his passing in 1988. In 1964, the characters were reborn in the beloved live-action series hit ABC...
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Abe, the robot serial killer short film, to become a full length feature

Now this sounds like a cool movie. Imagine a serial killer that cannot be killed and is not even human. That's right: a robot serial killer! Brilliant! MGM has just purchased the rights to make the feature length film version of the short ABE from writer/director Rob McLellan. The short follows the titular robot as he explains his motivations to his latest victim. Taking place in...
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Where on the Shelf Is...Nothing Lasts Forever?

Welcome to "Where on the Shelf Is..." In this column, I look at great TV shows and movies that have never been on DVD and/or Blu-ray. For your pleasure and out of all of our frustrations, this column examines the Where, When and, of course, WHY?! of these non-releases. Up this week is... NOTHING LASTS FOREVER What Is It?: When SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE alumni get...
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Brett Ratner's Hercules adds Headhunter's star Aksel Hennie

While we've known for awhile that Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson was set to star as the Greek hero in the HERCULES movie from Brett Ratner , there hasn't been any other casting news until now. The Hollywood Reporter has news that Aksel Hennie (from the Norwegian thriller HEADHUNTERS) has singed on to play Tydeus, "a warrior devoted to Hercules who wields twin axes and is such a...
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