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“Blade Runner” Screenwriter Hampton Fancher in Talks to Pen Sequel Idea for Director Ridley Scott

HollywoodNews.com: Hampton Fancher is in talks to reunite with his “Blade Runner” director Ridley Scott to develop the idea for the original screenplay for the Alcon Entertainment, Scott Free, and Bud Yorkin produced follow up to the ground-breaking 1982 science fiction classic, it was announced by Alcon co-founders and co-Chief[...]

“Empire Strikes Back,” “Airplane!” added to National Film Registry

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Airplane!” has been added to the Library of Congress’s National Film Registry? Surely you can’t be serious. I am serious. And because the comedy is such a part of our nation’s pop culture, you don’t even need me to finish Leslie Nielsen’s iconic line. It’s unfortunate Nielsen, who[...]

Coppola strikes deal with Lionsgate, promises “Apocalypse Now” and “Conversation” Blu-rays

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Buried in today’s news release that Lionsgate entered a home-video distribution agreement with American Zoetrope — essentially giving them access to Francis Ford Coppola’s prestigious library of films — is the revelation that “Apocalypse Now” is making its way to Blu-ray and will be on shelves Oct.[...]