Tag Archives: V for Vendetta

John Cusack’s “The Raven” scores a bloody poster

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: James McTeigue’s “The Raven” is one of the films we’re most looking forward to next spring. As materials surface, it’s looking more and more like a cross between The Hughes Brothers’ “From Hell” and Guy Ritchie’s recent “Sherlock Holmes” reboot, only with John Cusack playing horror[...]

“No Strings Attached” Leads Box Office

By Scott Mendelson hollywoodnews.com: As the lone new wide-release of the weekend, the Ivan Reitman romantic-comedy, No Strings Attached, debuted with $20.3 million. The $25 million picture was a solid win for both Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher. Portman probably deserves credit, as this was the first mainstream project to[...]

Alice Eve, Luke Evans fly to “Raven” with Cusack

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Quoth “The Raven” … welcome to the cast. Alice Eve and Luke Evans are set to join John Cusack in “The Raven,” a period thriller from “V for Vendetta” director James McTeigue that – at face value — sounds similar to Warner’s rejuvenated “Sherlock Holmes.” According[...]

Darren Aronofsky also being lured to helm ‘Preacher’

HollywoodNews.com: Whenever there’s heat on a director, there’s always a number of offers that come their way. As “Black Swan” continues to generate award season buzz, the pic’s helmer Darren Aronofsky is eyeing another comic-book project in addition to the “Superman” re-boot: the “Preacher” series. “Preacher” is a DC comic[...]

“Fantastic Four” approaching Bruce Willis, three potential directors?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: First came “Fantastic Foour” casting rumors, with Adrien Brody reportedly up for the elastic part of Mr. Fantastic, while Alive Eve is battling Amber Heard for the part of Sue Storm, the team’s Invisible Woman. Now we’re getting word that 20th Century Fox has a shortlist[...]

John Cusack flies with ‘The Raven’

HollywoodNews.com: Having time warped earlier in the year in “Hot Tub Time Machine,” John Cusack is transporting himself to another era, circa the late 1800s. Cusack will play the famed horror-thriller author Edgar Allen Poe in the Intrepid Pictures and FilmNation production of “The Raven.” As has been the vogue[...]

Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Natalie Portman wanted for Tykwer’s ‘Cloud Atlas’

HollywoodNews.com: Where has “Run Lola Run” director Tom Tykwer been? Rumor is that he’s been working on an adaptation of David Mitchell’s novel “Cloud Atlas” and that he wants Tom Hanks to star. According to Empire Online, Tykwer is also courting Halle Berry, Natalie Portman, Ian McKellen and James McAvoy[...]