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Rachel Weisz 'Makes Directors Think'

Rachel Weisz questioned "every single word" of the script for '360'. The British actress stars alongside Jude Law and Sir Anthony Hopkins in the film about the inter-twining lives of people all over the world,...

Idris Elba: 'I Want To Be James Bond'

Idris Elba "would" be interested in becoming James Bond.The 'Thor' actor has confirmed he is willing to partake in the long running franchise about the British spy, but would not want to do so just...

Patty Jenkins To Direct Thor 2?

Patty Jenkins is being considered to direct 'Thor 2'. The filmmaker - who directed Charlize Theron to an Oscar in 2003 movie 'Monster' - is a frontrunner to helm the project, with Marvel Studios in...

Monster Director A Favourite For Thor Sequel

Monster director Patty Jenkins has emerged as the odd favourite to pick up the Thor movie franchise from Kenneth Branagh.Jenkins, who also directed episodes of TV shows Entourage and Arrested Development, is leading the race...

Summer Tentpole Movies Arriving On Dvd

It may be a lousy time of the year at the box office, but all those big summer blockbusters are now arriving on DVD and Blu-ray. And making a big splash. Last week, Paramount Home...

Solace For Anthony Hopkins?

Sir Anthony Hopkins is set to star in new thriller 'Solace'.The 73-year-old actor is in final discussions with New Line Cinema to take on the role of clairvoyant Dr. John Clancy who is enlisted by...

Skarsgard Sr. Too Busy To Guest Star With Son In True Blood

Hollywood veteran Stellan Skarsgard has been forced to turn down the opportunity to feature alongside his actor son Alexander on his hit TV show True Blood - because the Thor star is too busy.Stellan, 60,...

Joss Whedon: 'The Avengers Is A Ridiculous Concept'

Joss Whedon thinks 'The Avengers' is a "ridiculous concept". The director - who is currently shooting the project with stars including Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr, and Scarlett Johansson - admits the comic-book based film,...

Robert Downey Jr: 'Film Leaks Are Important'

Robert Downey Jr. is glad people don't think 'The Avengers' looks "like garbage".The 'Due Date' actor - who is set to reprise the role of Iron Man in the forthcoming Marvel comic book adaptation -...

Idris Elba Wants Personal Poster Of His Head

Idris Elba wants a giant poster of his face.The 38-year-old actor finds it "odd" when he sees large promotional ads bearing his image in cities but he admits he would like to keep one as...

Justin Timberlake Tipped For Dirty Dancing Remake?

Justin Timberlake is being tipped by bookmakers to star in the forthcoming 'Dirty Dancing' remake.The 'Friends with Benefits' actor is firm favourite with Paddy Power betting shops to play the part of Johnny Castle -...

Tv Veteran Brian Kirk In Talks To Direct Thor

Filmmaker Brian Kirk is in talks to pick up where Kenneth Branagh left off and take charge of the sequel to hit superhero movie Thor.Thespian Branagh was the unlikely choice to step behind the camera...

Chris Hemsworth 'Disappointed' Kenneth Branagh Won't Direct Thor Sequel

Actor Chris Hemsworth is "disappointed" Kenneth Branagh has decided not to direct the follow-up to hit 3D spectacular Thor, because he learned so much about acting from the Brit during the first film.Branagh swapped the...

Chris Evans Thrilled With Geek Look In Captain America

Chris Evans has praised the special effects team on 'Captain America: The First Avenger' for making him look like a geek. The 30-year-old actor - who put on 15lbs of muscle for the role -...

Evans And Hemswoth's Avengers Bonding

Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth looked out for each other on the set of 'The Avengers'. The actors star as Captain America and Thor, the god of thunder respectively in the new Marvel superhero adaptation...

Chris Evans Was Uncomfortable In Superhero Suit

Chris Evans didn't enjoy wearing his "uncomfortable" superhero costume in 'Captain America: First Avenger'.The 30-year-old actor - who plays the Marvel comic book character in the forthcoming movie - did not enjoy his time inside...

Chris Hemsworth To Play F1 Driver James Hunt?

Chris Hemsworth will play British Formula One driver James Hunt in his next movie.The 'Thor' actor is in talks to play 1970s racing driver James in 'Rush', which will document the story of his rivalry...

Kenneth Branagh Not Directing Thor 2

Kenneth Branagh will not direct 'Thor 2'.The actor-and-director - who was at the helm of 'Thor', which achieved worldwide ticket sales of $437 million - is not set to return for the sequel, which is...

Chris Hemsworth A Shadow Runner?

Chris Hemsworth is to star in 'Shadow Runner'.The 'Thor' actor's latest action thriller has been acquired by Columbia Pictures, with Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson attached to produce through Contrafilm along with ROAR's Will Ward.Details...

Lily Cole Signs Up For Snow White

Lily Cole is set to join the cast of 'Snow White and the Huntsman'.The British model - who previously appeared in 'The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus' with Heath Ledger - is in negotiations to appear...

Bob Hoskins To Play Snow White Dwarf

Bob Hoskins has signed up to play a dwarf in 'Snow White and the Huntsman'.The 'Made In Dagenham' actor will portray Constantine, a blind dwarf who will assist Snow White, to be played by 'Twilight'...

Ian Mcshane To Play A Dwarf In Snow White

Ian McShane has signed up to play a dwarf in 'Snow White and the Huntsman'.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' actor - who is 5'9'' in height - will portray Caesar, the leader...

Super 8 It's A ($25.5m) Take!

Paramount executives were no doubt congratulating one another on Monday as the final tally for Super 8 came in at $35.5 million, exceeding analysts' predictions on Friday of around $25-30 million (although coming in below...

Super Take For Super 8

A Twitter campaign rolled out by Paramount for Super 8 last week appeared to pay off over the weekend as the sci-fi flick debuted with an estimated $37 million, outdistancing most analysts' predictions of around...

Movie Reviews Super 8

In general, the reviews for the Steven Spielberg-produced, J.J. Abrams-directed Super 8 are glowingly positive. If there's a complaint at all, it's that, given the film's pedigree, it wasn't even better. In short, they say,...

First-class Debut For X-men Sequel

X-Men First Class performed as studio 20th Century Fox had expected, earning an estimated $56 million over the weekend. That figure was slightly below the $60-65 million that many industry forecasters had predicted -- but...

More Heady Results For The Hangover Ii

Chalk up another record for The Hangover Part II fastest comedy to gross $200 million worldwide. While the final domestic tally came in slightly below studio estimates, the foreign total came in somewhat above. Warner...

Hangover Ii Cure For Industry's Headache?

The principal complaint from many critics about The Hangover II was that it lacked the surprise element of the first film and amounted basically to a copy of the original. But the actual surprise came...

Bridesmaids What A Reception!

If executives at one studio were wringing their hands over the failure of Pirates of the Caribbean On Stranger Tides to crack the $100-million mark, executives at another were no doubt pumping them in the...

Whedon Directed Thor's Final Scene

Danish actor Stellan Skarsgard has let it slip that Buffy The Vampire Slayer visionary Joss Whedon directed the last scene of Thor.Kenneth Branagh took charge of the film, but Whedon was drafted in to shoot...

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