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Gerard Butler in full “Machine Gun Preacher” trailer – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Machine Gun Preacher” is the oddly titled film inspired by the true efforts of Sam Childers, a one-time drug dealer who changes his ways and begins assisting kidnapped and orphaned children in East Africa. Gerard Butler plays Childers in Marc Forster’s film, which will hold its world[...]

Disney, Brian Grazer dash to “The Runner”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Walt Disney Studios announced its decision to pick up right to “The Runner,” a science-fiction adventure currently being developed for Marc Forster (“Quantum of Solace”) to direct. THR reports that the “Runner” story “centers on a lone man who is sent back in time to change the[...]

“Chronicles of Narnia” opening in India ahead of U.S.

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Who knew there were so many “Chronicles of Narnia” fans in New Delhi? Hoping to reach a sufficiently global audience this holiday season, Fox Star Studios India has announced it will release “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader” in India one week ahead of[...]

Gemma Arterton is the U.K.’s next great export

HollywoodNews.com: Move over Kate Winslet and Keira Knightley, because the next sexy edgy British actress who’ll be competing for roles is Gemma Arterton. While U.S. auds know her mostly from such films as the James Bond flick “Quantum of Solace” and Jerry Bruckheimer’s videogame adaptation “The Prince of Persia,” Arterton wants[...]

Gerard Butler loads “Machine Gun”

By Hollywood News Staff Hollywoodnews.com: Lionsgate is prepping the Gerard Butler action film “Machine Gun Preacher,” which will begin lensing this summer. Film will be directed by Marc “Quantum of Solace” Foster. Film follows the real-life 1998 story of Sam Childers, a drug-dealing biker who fends off African forces[...]

Could Rachel Weisz tangle with James Bond?

File this story under “Hopeful.” Quoting a “reliable, proven source who’s broken numerous, since confirmed stories,” Cinema Blend’s Josh Tyler reports that Oscar winner Rachel Weisz is being considered for the role of QUANTUM’s leader for the next James Bond film, which will be directed by Sam Mendes. That’s refreshing to[...]