Tag Archives: Ridley Scott

Liam Neeson plans to come together again with Joe Carnahan

HollywoodNews.com: Liam Neeson is planning to work with his “A-Team” director Joe Carnahan once again. Carnahan has written a script with Ian Mackenzie Jeffers entitled “The Grey” that’s essentially a man vs. nature film. Jeffers also wrote the short story that the film is based upon. In “Grey,” Neeson leads[...]

Ridley Scott may wage “The Forever War”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Ridley Scott’s plate seems full. Yet from the look of things, he just made room for something else. Author Joe Halderman posted on his LiveJournal page that Oscar-winning screenwriter David Webb Peoples (Clint Eastwood’s “Unforgiven”) has submitted an adaptation of the novelist’s “The Forever War,” with[...]

Who Will Star In “The Wolf of Wall Street”?

Hollywoodnews.com: Leonardo DiCaprio is being lined up to star in the movie version of Jordan Belfort’s bestselling book ‘The Wolf of Wall Street.’ He told Sydney’s 2DayFM: “It’s not been green lit yet but it’s in the pipeline.” The film is likely to be directed by Ridley Scott and produced[...]

Ridley Scott’s “Robin Hood” nabs September DVD release date

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Ridley Scott’s “Robin Hood,” which cast “Gladiator” star Russell Crowe in the leading role, will arrive on DVD and Blu-ray on Sept. 21, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The releases will feature the theatrical film, as well as a never-before-seen unrated director’s cut of the movie.[...]

Ridley Scott wants to see your “Life in a Day”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Calling all up-and-coming documentary filmmakers. YouTube has joined forces with esteemed directors Ridley Scott and Kevin Macdonald in asking people around to world to help them create the first user-generated feature-length documentary film shot on a single day — July 24, 2010. “Life in a Day”[...]

Review: ‘Predators’ is a worthy follow-up that’s almost as good as the original film

HollywoodNews.com: Not for nothing, but ever since the original was released in 1987, it’s felt a little bit like the Predator series has spent much of its time chasing the tail, sometimes literally, of Alien. And after 23 years, two follow-ups and two crossover films, it finally has a second[...]

Channing Tatum looks for love in sci-fi ‘Ion’

Hollywoodnews.com: Channing Tatum, Hollywood’s new leading hunk, is attached to headline Fox’s new sci-fi romantic epic “Ion.” “Ion” arrives as an original spec script by Will Dunn which Ridley and Tony Scott are producing. The Hollywood Reporter broke the story revealing that “Ion” centers around a man in search of[...]

Ridley Scott contemplating a Western with Larry McMurtry?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Fans attending the Hero Complex Film Festival in Los Angeles might have picked up a bit of film news dished out by legendary director Ridley Scott. Speaking as part of a Q-and-A that fell between screenings of his two best films — “Alien” and “Blade Runner” —[...]

Chris Weitz Comments on “Breaking Dawn” and Bill Condon

By Tracy Rosenfield hollywoodnews.com: Chris Weitz, director of the second “Twilight” installment, “New Moon”, recently chatted with MTV about his thoughts on the fourth “Twilight” film, “Breaking Dawn.” Though the cast has spoken more highly of Weitz than any other “Twilight” director to date (Catherine Hardwicke, David Slade), Weitz did[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: “Hood” — #2 with an Arrow, not a Bullet

BY KEVIN CRUST Hollywoodnews.com: A return to Sherwood Forest doesn’t herald any type of rich-to-poor stimulus package so the Man in the Iron Suit will continue to control the box-office lucre. In more modest offerings, the new princess of romance is back and the Queen indulges in some romantic comedy[...]