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The Goonies Sequel Could Bring Back Villain, And Corey Feldman

By Michael West | 8th April 2014

The Goonies sequel could welcome back the opera-signing villain Jake Fratelli after the actor who played him, Robert Davi, said he was thrilled that Richard Donner is going to shoot the follow-up and wants to...

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Corey Feldman Echoes Richard Donner: 'The Goonies' Sequel Is "Close" To Becoming A Reality

By Elinor Cosgrave | 7th April 2014

Director Richard Donner unofficially confirmed he was working on a sequel to the hit 1985 children's classic, The Goonies, on Saturday (5th April). Although rumors have circulated for years, he stated the project was being...

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'The Goonies' Director, Richard Donner, Unofficially Confirms A Sequel Is In The Works

By Elinor Cosgrave | 6th April 2014

Director Richard Donner announced to an unsuspecting photographer that he is making a sequel to the hit 1985 children's adventure film, The Goonies.Richard Donner with his wife Lauren Shuler Donner at an AFI event honouring...

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Nicholas Hoult Cast In Kill Your Friends

4th March 2014

Nicholas Hoult will star in 'Kill Your Friends'.The 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' actor will play an A&R agent in pursuit of the next big hit, in the film adaptation of John Niven's 2008 book...

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The Goonies Heading To The Stage

29th October 2010

THE GOONIES director RICHARD DONNER has confirmed he's in talks to bring the popular 1985 film to Broadway in a new musical.The movie, starring Sean Astin, Josh Brolin and Corey Feldman, tells the story of...

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Donner + Wife Set For Rare Walk Of Fame Double Honour

13th October 2008

SUPERMAN director RICHARD DONNER and his wife LAUREN SHULER are to be honoured with the 2,372nd and 2,373rd stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday (16Oct08). The rare double star ceremony will feature...

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Donner Steps In To Save Superman's 'Birthplace'

2nd September 2008

SUPERMAN director RICHARD DONNER is among the celebrities fighting to save the childhood home of the comic book superhero's creator. Bestselling author Brad Meltzer visited Jerry Siegel's former home in Cleveland, Ohio while researching his...

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Lethal Weapon 5 Ready To Roll If Gibson Agrees

7th August 2007

MEL GIBSON fans dreaming of a fifth LETHAL WEAPON movie are on the verge of having their prayers answered - franchise director RICHARD DONNER is all set to go on another sequel if the movie...

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Molina Lied For Ladyhawke Role

6th April 2007

FRIDA star ALFRED MOLINA was stunned when movie mogul RICHARD DONNER invited him to be part of comedy western MAVERICK, after the Brit upset the director by lying about his horse skills. Molina told Donner...

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Hugely Different Superman Ii Cut Restores Lost Brando Footage

1st November 2006

SUPERMAN II will be released in a radically different form this month (NOV06), as the director who was fired midway through filming has finally been given the chance to unveil his vision over a quarter...

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X-men Director Takes On Superman Project

19th July 2004

X-MEN director BRYAN SINGER is hoping to save the troubled SUPERMAN movie, after becoming the latest in a long line of filmmakers to be attached to the project. Over the years, the latest anticipated...

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Donner Recalls The Omen's Oddest Death

5th July 2004

THE OMEN director RICHARD DONNER knew his horror film was cursed when a plane he had rented crashed - into the pilot's own car. Donner admits there have been many odd tragic endings for...

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Gibson Eyes Lethal Weapon 5

11th March 2004

Hollywood heavyweight MEL GIBSON is in talks to make a fifth LETHAL WEAPON film. THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST filmmaker is reportedly in talks with director RICHARD DONNER, who is desperate for him to...

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Warners Block Goonies Sequel

9th January 2004

The future of THE GOONIES sequel has been thrown into doubt after studio WARNER BROS bailed out of financing the project. The follow-up to the much-loved 1985 classic was set to feature all of...

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Goonies Sequel Ready To Go

27th November 2003

A sequel to eighties classic THE GOONIES is set to start shooting once returning star SEAN ASTIN has finished filming reshoots on THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING. Director RICHARD...

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