Tag Archives: Jonathan Liebesman

Clash of the Titans sequel reveals cast, plot details

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: More details are starting to emerge regarding Warner Bros.’ planned “Clash of the Titans” sequel, which will be helmed by “Battle: Los Angeles” director Jonathan Liebesman. More than anything, fans probably just want to be assured that the 3D won’t be as crappy as the post-conversion[...]

“Battle” bursts out the box-office gate

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: So much for my theory that news reports detailing the devastation in Japan could curtail ticket sales for Sony’s “Battle: Los Angeles.” Quite thee opposite happened Friday night, as Jonathan Liebesman’s alien-invasion flick earned an estimated $13.5 million, putting it on target for an impressive $38-$40M[...]

Tsunami could affect “Battle: L.A.” Weekend Box Office

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A magnitude 8.9 earthquake devastated Japan early Friday morning, creating a tsunami that is expected to bring waves towering 6-to-10-feet high to the coasts of Hawaii and the entire Pacific seaboard of North America throughout the day today. Americans turned to their television sets Friday morning[...]

Columbia celebrates alien-invasion anniversary for “Battle: L.A.”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Raise your hand if you knew that Columbia Pictures’ upcoming alien invasion film “Battle: L.A.” was based on an actual, historical event? Put your hand down, conspiracy theorists. And take that tin foil off of your head. As the studio ramps up for the launch of[...]

Rosamund Pike up for role in “Clash” sequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Here’s one way to ensure that your sequel is better than your average initial film: Hire better actors. That would be the case if Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures are able to secure the wonderful Rosamund Pike for the role of Andromeda in the planned follow[...]

Liam Neeson spills details on “Clash of the Titans” sequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Louis Leterrier’s “Clash of the Titans” remake has its detractors. The more vocal ones point at the film’s post-production 3D conversion, while others find faults with the film, itself. But the update now has something that the original never had: a sequel. Liam Neeson has revealed[...]

Aronofsky added to “Superman” list as Affleck bows out

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The list of directors in the running to direct the planned “Superman” reboot lost a key name but picked up another. Ben Affleck, currently receiving kudos for his second directorial effort “The Town,” has taken his name out of contention, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The[...]

‘Clash of the Titans 2’ moves forward with new director

HollywoodNews.com: “Clash of the Titans 2” is becoming a reality. Warner Bros. has found a director for the sequel, Jonathan Liebesman, after the reboot’s helmer Louis Leterrier turned down offers to return. Liebesman’s credits include 2006’s “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning” as well as the upcoming Sony sci-fi actioner[...]