Tag Archives: Jon Turteltaub

‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ is a satisfying all-ages fantasy romp

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: For what it’s worth; “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” is a lot closer to “Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl” than “The Haunted Mansion.” Like the two above examples, the film takes a small portion of Disney culture and makes a movie out of it.[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: Buckle up for ‘Inception’

HollywoodNews.com: INCEPTION Finally, the wait is over. Warner Bros.’ Leonardo DiCaprio headliner “Inception” directed by “Dark Knight’s” Christopher Nolan finally unspools in over 3,800 locations. “Inception” follows Dom Cobb (DiCaprio) a master thief at stealing others’ dreams and a pivotal player in the world of corporate espionage. While he has[...]

“Common Law” gets green light

HollywoodNews.com: USA Network has given a cast-contingent green light to the pilot COMMON LAW, it was announced today by Jeff Wachtel, executive vice president, USA original programming & co-head, original content, Universal Cable Productions. COMMON LAW (working title) is from CBS Television Studios and Junction Entertainment, and is executive produced[...]

Wondercon ’10: Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel and Jon Turtletaub discuss ‘Sorcerer’s Apprentice’

BY TODD GILCHRIST On Saturday Walt Disney dominated the early hours of programming in the 5000-seat Esplanade Room at San Francisco’s Wondercon: the studio brought out cast members and filmmakers from Prince of Persia, Toy Story 3, and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice. Prior to their public panel, however, the cast and[...]