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Universal teases The Flintstones a year in advance…

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: It was no secret that Universal was planning a big-screen adaptation of The Flintstones for the summer of 1994. I remember actually being on the Universal lot while visiting a cousin in the winter of 1993 so I could shoot portions of a Bar Mitzvah movie[...]

“Smurfs” could trigger more ’80s nostalgia: What’s next?

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: Smurfin’ Smurfs. The Hollywood Reporter estimates Jon Favreau’s “Cowboys & Aliens” will collect $13-$13.5 million on Friday, which would mean about only $38 million for the weekend. Likewise, Sony Pictures’ “The Smurfs” should make around $38-40 million over the weekend. In other words, Han Solo and James[...]

Voltron movie announced at Comic-Con

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Move over, Transformers. Another animated franchise from our childhood that relies on robotic creatures is coming to theaters in what studio executives hope is an equally lucrative adventure. Relativity Media announced at Comic-Con that they have optioned the right to Voltron, the 1984 cult-classic animated series that, according[...]