Our minds have been thoroughly, wonderfully BLOWN!!
Sony pictures is re-creating the iconic musical Annie produced by Will Smith, with script written by British actress Emma Thompson, starring Willow Smith as little orphan Annie!
The adaptation is already shaping up to be a movie-musical for the ages!
BUT NOW, Rap's king will momentarily descend from his throne to construct Annie's entire musical score!
Jay-Z does have some
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Sabrina the Teenage Witch has grown from the Archie comic book series to on-screen cartoon, to real life sitcom teen, and now?
An edgy, superhero-esque origin film with black cat Salem at the witch’s side!
Eeee! What about Aunts Hilda and Zelda??? And Harvey?? We hope they won’t get chopped from the story!
And will she get a superhero costume? HOH man we can’t wait to see THAT!
Mark Waters of Mean Girls and Spiderwick fame may direct
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This may be difficult to watch, but it will be nice to get one last opportunity to see Whitney on the big screen!
Last month, we got a first look at Whitney Houston in her upcoming movie Sparkle (above), and we were pleased to see that she was looking REALLY good. Sigh.
As we mentioned before, the movie is a remake of the 1976 film about a group of singing sisters.
Whitney had said the following about the movie at the time:
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Everyone ready for yet another '80s TV series set to be adapted into a movie?
No? Well too bad!
Sony Pictures and Escape Artist recently renewed their first look deal until 2015, and one of their first projects will be a new version of the old school CBS crime drama The Equalizer, which told the story of an aging New York vigilante with a mysterious past, with Denzel Washington stepping into the role that Edward Woodward originated!
Sony Pictures co-chairman Amy Pascal says:
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YES! We can't wait!!!!
Today, Sony Pictures announced that they'll be releasing The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo on Tuesday, Dec. 20th instead of the 21st!
Here's what Sony's Worldwide Marketing and Distribution chairman Jeff Blake had to say about it:
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This is gonna be good!
George Clooney and his producing partner Grant Heslov are teaming up again to produce a film about the iconic '60s comedians, The Smothers Brothers.
Known for their topical and somewhat controversial humor, Tom and Dicky Smothers brought the laughs while also touching on relevant topics such as entertainment and politics.
A young Steve Martin and Chevy Chase were
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The deadites are coming…but not until 2013!
Last we heard about the Evil Dead remake, Sony Pictures had made a distribution deal for the FilmDistrict/Ghost House Pictures flick.
Now, we're hearing that the film has officially been given a release date of April 12, 2013!
We've also learned some new story details! In this version of the cult classic horror flick, a group of friends travel to a remote cabin where they find the Book of the Dead. After the book is read, the group must "fight to survive when a demonic force is unleashed."
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