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Chris Rock To Reboot Saw Franchise

Chris Rock is rebooting the 'Saw' franchise. The 54-year-old comedian-and-actor will partner with Lionsgate to create ''a really intense and twisted'' re-imagining of the $1bn horror franchise, which consists of eight feature films and was...

Elisabeth Moss In Talks For The Invisible Man

Elisabeth Moss is reportedly in talks for the lead role in 'The Invisible Man' reboot.'The Handmaid's Tale' actress is said to the frontrunner for an unknown part in the remake of Universal's 1950s sci-fi blockbuster,...

Jason Blum Says Halloween Reboot Is About 'Empowerment'

Jason Blum says the new 'Halloween' movie is about ''women's empowerment''. The 49-year-old producer is responsible for bringing the horror sequel to the big screen, with the plot following Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode...

Jason Blum's Purge Praise

Jason Blum thinks it would be difficult for anyone other than James DeMonaco to write 'The Purge' movies. Although 'The First Purge' is the first film in the horror franchise that creator DeMonaco has not...

'Insidious' And 'Spy' Are Neck And Neck At Us Box Office

As ticket sales for Dwayne Johnson's San Andreas cool off a little, two very different films are vying for the number-one spot this week: the third (but probably not the last) instalment of the Insidious...

'Insidious: Chapter 3' Serves As Leigh Whannell's Directorial Debut

With the third 'Insidious' movie, writer-actor Leigh Whannell makes the jump to directing. Which was his plan all along. "I always knew I wanted to direct a film," he says. "There was a period there...

Sutherland To Star In Slasher

KIEFER SUTHERLAND is taking a break from television to star in a big-screen horror movie.The 24 actor will leave the role of JACK BAUER behind while shooting the supernatural thriller MIRRORS in Romania, reports Variety,...

By on 06 February 2007

Elwes Wants To Saw The Profits

British actor CARY ELWES is suing the film-makers behind horror movie SAW, claiming he was entitled to a percentage of the profits from the 2004 box office hit. THE PRINCESS BRIDE star, 42, alleges...

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