Tag Archives: Abrams

Japanese “Super 8” poster has Spielberg written all over it

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: J.J. Abrams’ “Super 8” landed near the top of our summer movie must-see list long before Paramount’s publicity machine started ramping up. But an onslaught of recent promos bits have us convinced that Abrams has tapped into something special. Telling the story of young friends who encounter an[...]

J.J. Abrams Alcatraz project will go as a Fox pilot

HollywoodNews.com: J.J. Abrams’ Alcatraz is open for business. The secretive TV project produced by Warner Bros. and the director-producer’s Bad Robot label has found a place at Fox. Per the Hollywood Reporter, the network has given the project a pilot order. The plotline per the trade: “A show about mysteries,[...]

J.J. Abrams linked to ‘Boilerplate’ robot movie

HollywoodNews.com: J.J. Abrams has just picked up his next film, which will be a period robot movie set in the Victorian Age. Paramount has secured the rights to “Boilerplate: History’s Mechanical Marvel” and have attached Abrams to produce the film, reports The Hollywood Reporter. The film “purports to tell the story[...]

J.J. Abrams NOT bringing “Super 8” footage to Comic Con? We’ll believe it when we see it

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There’s going to be a lot of talk this week about the stars, directors, screenwriters and fans who ARE making the trek to San Diego for Comic Con. Angelina Jolie will be in the infamous Hall H on Thursday to help promote “Salt.” Sly Stallone is walking[...]