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“Woman In Black” Shatters Box Office Expectations

HollywoodNews.com: Hammer’s chilling ghost story The Woman in Black shattered box office expectations during its three day opening weekend (Fri-Sun) in the US, grossing just over $21m to come in a very close second place. Hammer, an Exclusive Media company’s, adaptation of Susan Hill’s classic novel, starring Daniel Radcliffe, opened[...]

Adam Sandler will voice the lead role in “Hotel Transylvania”

HollywoodNews.com: Adam Sandler will voice the lead role of Dracula in Sony Pictures Animation’s 3D family comedy Hotel Transylvania, it was announced today by Bob Osher, president, Sony Pictures Digital Productions, and Michelle Raimo-Kouyate, president of production, Sony Pictures Animation. The film will be released on September 21, 2012, by[...]

Kristen Stewart’s family sometimes asks her to go mainstream

HollywoodNews.com: Kristen Stewart is in one of the most popular films, ‘Twilight,’ but she tends to do a lot of independent movie work which doesn’t always sit well with her family. Stewart admits that her family sometimes asks why she does so many indie films for the Sundance Festival, states[...]

Robert Pattinson planning Halloween party for Breaking Dawn cast

HollywoodNews.com: Robert Pattinson is reportedly planning to spend £30,000 on a mega-Halloween party. The ‘Twilight’ star is throwing a bash for the cast of Breaking Dawn – the third instalment of the franchise over in Los Angeles. An insider told the Daily Star‘s Goss, “Rob’s organizing a huge soirée to[...]

Coppola and Godard to Receive Academy’s Governors Awards

HollywoodNews.com: The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted last night to present the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award to producer-director Francis Ford Coppola and Honorary Awards to historian and preservationist Kevin Brownlow, director Jean-Luc Godard and actor Eli Wallach. All four awards will[...]

New Season of “The Simpsons” to Include Daniel Radcliffe in Twilight Spoof

HollywoodNews.com: Last fall, FOX confirmed that Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe would appear in one of the episodes of the 22nd season of “The Simpsons”. New details have emerged regarding Radcliffe’s role, which will probably air sometime around Halloween (air dates for some new episodes have not been announced yet).[...]

Tom Cruise to kill vampires in ‘Van Helsing’

HollywoodNews.com: First Hugh Jackman, now Tom Cruise? It turns out Universal might be making another go-round with its “Van Helsing” movie franchise. This time Cruise is allegedly involved per Vulture. He will produce and star as the vampire hunter Abraham Van Helsing. Previously, Guillermo del Toro was attached to direct[...]

‘True Blood’ sex scene had to be cut

HollywoodNews.com: Apparently, when it comes to sex scenes, there is line that can’t be crossed for “True Blood.” A graphic oral sex scene had to be cut from the HBO show because — get this — the cameras couldn’t get close enough to the action. The Toronto Sun picked up[...]

Is Guillermo del Toro circling a “Van Helsing” reboot?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: This probably isn’t the news Guillermo del Toro fans were hoping for. Now that the visionary director has walked away from “The Hobbit,” thanks to scheduling delays caused by financial conflicts at MGM Studios, all eyes are on del Toro’s next project. AICN listed at least 10[...]

Sam Worthington to become vampire

Sam Worthington is in negotiations to star in “Dracula Year Zero” as a vampire directed by Alex Proyas, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film explores the origin of Dracula through the history of Prince Vlad the Impaler. Dracula will be portrayed as a flawed hero in a twisted love[...]