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Richard Donner Rules Out Lethal Weapon 5

Richard Donner doesn't think 'Lethal Weapon 5' will happen. The 87-year-old film legend - who directed the original 'Lethal Weapon' in 1987 and its sequels - has been teasing the follow-up for a while now...

Lethal Weapon 5 'In The Works'

'Lethal Weapon 5' looks to be on the cards. Mel Gibson, Danny Glover and Richard Donner are all said to be considering the possibility of making a fifth film in the popular franchise, which would...

Matthew Vaughn Wants To Make A 'Feel Good Superman Film

Matthew Vaughn wants to make a ''feel good and heroic'' Superman movie.The 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' filmmaker has confirmed he was completing talks with Warner Bros. Pictures about possibly helming 'Man of Steel 2' but...

Christopher Reeve's Superman Suit Up For Auction

The iconic Yvonne Blake-designed outfit, which the late Reeve wore in Richard Donner's 1978 film, will go under the hammer at Nate D. Sanders Auctions on 26 January (17). Noel Howard made...

Sean Astin Is Sure ‘The Goonies 2’ Will Happen But Don’T Ask Him About The Details

Sean Astin has responded to speculation about the possibility of a sequel to The Goonies. For fans of the 1985 cult classic, it looks like a sequel will be made although Astin couldn’t speak to...

The Goonies Sequel Could Bring Back Villain, And Corey Feldman

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...

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

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...

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

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...

Nicholas Hoult Cast In Kill Your Friends

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...

The Goonies Heading To The Stage

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...

Donner + Wife Set For Rare Walk Of Fame Double Honour

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...

Donner Steps In To Save Superman's 'Birthplace'

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...

Lethal Weapon 5 Ready To Roll If Gibson Agrees

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...

Molina Lied For Ladyhawke Role

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...

Hugely Different Superman Ii Cut Restores Lost Brando Footage

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...

X-men Director Takes On Superman Project

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...

Donner Recalls The Omen's Oddest Death

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...

Gibson Eyes Lethal Weapon 5

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...

Warners Block Goonies Sequel

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...

Goonies Sequel Ready To Go

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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Childish Gambino - This Is America Video

Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino has stunned the world with his latest video 'This Is America' which blends comedy and dance with flippant violence.

Manic Street Preachers - First Direct Arena, Leeds 02.05.2018 Live Review

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On the road to promote their much-acclaimed 13th album, which was a place shy of topping the UK charts, Manic Street Preachers showed they are far...

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