Tag Archives: Philip K. Dick

“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[...]

Colin Farrell shows off “Total Recall” at Comic-Con

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: As part of Sony Pictures’ Hall H presentation this week at San Diego Comic-Con, director Len Weisman introduced crowds to his remake of Paul Verhoeven’s 1990 film, “Total Recall,” a film which was loosely adapted from Philip K. Dick’s short story, “We Can Remember It For You[...]

Len Wiseman in final negotiations to direct ‘Total Recall’

HollywoodNews.com: Len Wiseman is in final negotiations to direct Columbia Pictures’ “Total Recall,” it was announced today by Doug Belgrad and Matt Tolmach, presidents of Columbia Pictures. The film will be a new, contemporized adaptation of “Total Recall,” which was based on the story, “We Can Remember It for[...]

Matt Damon’s “The Adjustment Bureau” moved to September

By Roger Friedman Matt Damon’s next film, “The Adjustment Bureau,” just got moved from July to September. The reason given: Universal Pictures thought it would make a better fall film, with some possible award potential. But I’ve heard the overriding reason is re-shoots. The semi sci-fi film, based on a 1954 short[...]

Matt Damon thriller “Adjustment Bureau” moved out of summer season

BY SEAN O’CONNELL Cinematical scribe William Goss predicted this on his Twitter account Tuesday when he wrote, “Curious about ‘Adjustment Bureau,’ but sticks out like sore thumb on summer slate. Sci-fi drama that’s NOT Nolan? A move wouldn’t surprise me.” Well, a move is exactly what happened when Universal Studious updated its[...]