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A “Shutter Island” TV show is in the works…could it be the next “True Detective”?

With the Emmy Awards tonight (and no, I won’t be predicting them…I don’t watch nearly enough television to know what I’m talking about), I figured this was an interesting subject. It came out earlier today that HBO and Paramount were working with Shutter Island filmmaker Martin Scorsese and original novel[...]

The Hunger Games topped the box office for the third time in a row

HollywoodNews.com: Whatever my issues with The Hunger Games in terms of its quality as a film, its continued box office might can only be a good thing. Considering the current trend of studios basically remaking/rebooting/rehashing every remotely popular property over the last thirty years, the fact that this NEW[...]

This Week In Movies – “Wall Street 2,” “The Town,” “Waiting for Superman

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: Some studios put sequels into production after getting the first weekend’s boxoffice results. Some don’t even wait for that like Summit’s about-to-shoot “Twilight” finale or the upcoming “Harry Potter And The Deathly Gallows” which both decided to make two films at once and then[...]

‘Up’ finally airborne while ‘Avatar’ soars

Those who keep an eye on the annual Oscar race have been hearing about “Up In the Air” since September, when director Jason Reitman flew his comedy-drama to back-to-back film festivals in Telluride and Toronto. Buzz has steadily increased as more people (both inside and out of the industry) managed[...]

Paramount moves to movie clips

Paramount Pictures is making a movie to try to capitalize on old films already in their database. They will be launching and online video clip service that allows users to search feature films on a frame-by-frame basis allowing them to buy just desired snippets, according to Independent UK. The price[...]