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Rebel Wilson And Josh Gad Eyed For Little Shop Of Horrors Remake

Rebel Wilson and Josh Gad are being eyed for the remake of 'Little Shop Of Horrors'.Wilson, who shot to fame in the hit acapella series 'Pitch Perfect', looks set to take on the role of...

Roger Corman Sues Over Lost Savings

The B-movie director/producer, whose films include 1960 cult comedy/horror The Little Shop of Horrors, alleges an investment manager lost his life savings and he is now suing finance company the Citco Group....

Quentin Tarantino To Play Roger Corman

Director Quentin Tarantino is set to play B-movie icon Roger Corman in a film biopic, according to a Uk report.The Django Unchained filmmaker has signed on to lead the cast in The Man with the...

Roger Corman Planning To Update His Poe Films

Movie legend Roger Corman is planning to update eight low-budget movies based on Edgar Allen Poe's dark tales he made in the 1950s and 1960s.The B-movie director will produce the projects, which will begin with...

Roger Corman Saluted At Telluride Film Festival

Movie legend Roger Corman was the toast of Colorado's Telluride Film Festival on Friday night (31Aug12) as he picked up the Silver Medallion for his stellar career.The Oscar-winning producer, director and actor was celebrated at...

Brokeback Mountain Takes Top Pga Award

Controversial movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN was named Best Picture at the 17th annual Producers Guild Of America (PGA) awards last night (22JAN06), keeping it on track for Oscar glory in March (06). The ANG LEE-directed...

Little Shop Of Horrors Star Dies

Movie star and director MEL WELLES has died at a hospital in Virginia after suffering heart failure. He was 81. The character actor appeared in many movies and directed B-movies in Europe, but he's...

Corman Took Lsd To Research Nicholson's The Trip

Cult movie director ROGER CORMAN took hallucinogenic drug LSD for the first time in a bid to understand JACK NICHOLSON's storyline in THE TRIP. The movie star wrote the 1967 counterculture B-movie about a...

Nicholson Goes Nude

JACK NICHOLSON once experimented with a life of nudity in a bid to liberate himself. The three times OSCAR-winner decided to discard his clothes permanently to help him shed his inhibitions. Writing in...

Censors Pass Nicholson's Drug Film

A film penned by Hollywood legend JACK NICHOLSON has been passed by British censors - 36 years after being banned. 1967 movie THE TRIP, starring Nicholson's EASY RIDER co-stars PETER FONDA and DENNIS HOPPER,...

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