Tag Archives: Breck Eisner

McG will channel a “Ouija” movie for Universal

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The trend of remaking classic board games into bigger-budget Hollywood productions looks to continue in 2011 and beyond. We’re already bracing ourselves for “Battleship,” directed by Peter Berg (“Hancock,” “Friday Night Lights”). Ridley Scott had been circling a “Monopoly” movie before he got pulled back into[...]

Fincher, Eisner moving away from intended projects?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Two directors are walking away from anticipated film projects. One is expected, while the other is a surprise. David Fincher, director of such masterpieces as “Zodiac,” “Fight Club” and “Se7en,” is taking his name off of a “Black Hole” remake. This should come as no surprise[...]

Exclusive: Hollywood In Five – Breck Eisner, director of ‘The Crazies’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL Hollywood is a busy town. Movers bump into shakers on their way to the next power meeting. You have to move quickly if you want to keep up. HollywoodNews.com is here to help. Our interview feature, “Hollywood In Five,” showcases the creative individuals responsible for the movies[...]

A night to remember for “The Crazies”

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS The invitation came from the “Pierce County Gazette” and read: Dear Friend, “I received your message and am relieved to hear you will be meeting me at 4401 Sunset Boulevard on Wednesday, February 24th, to witness THE CRAZIES.” For security reasons, people receiving the invitation were[...]