Tag Archives: Troll

As “Troll Hunter” opens, remake rights go to Chris Columbus

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s always been a trend, though it seems to be happening more and more: Find a foreign film that works quite well and immediately greenlight an American version. Sometimes it’s a drama (take the U.S. version of Susanne Bier’s “Brothers” with Jake Gyllenhaal, Tobey Maguire and[...]

“The Hobbit” set reports from Sir Ian

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “The Hobbit” fanatics wanting up-to-the-minute updates from Peter Jackson’s film set might want to bookmark Sir Ian McKellen’s Web site. He has better updates than the Hollywood trades! McKellen posted an update from New Zealand saying, “I’ve seen Bilbo – in three dimensions.” From McKellen’s site:[...]

“Troll 2” might be the “Best Worst” Blu-ray you’ve ever owned

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: How bad is “Troll 2?” It’s so putrid, a documentary film exists just to celebrate its awfulness. Michael Stephenson, who starred in “Troll 2,” made a documentary, “Best Worst Movie,” investigating the picture’s status as the lowest-rated film on Rotten Tomatoes. (It’s one of a handful[...]