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23 Jump Street is going ahead. Will they be off to Medical School?

23 Jump Street is going ahead. Will they be off to Medical School?

The ending of 22 Jump Street had great closing credits that teased many, many more ludicrous sequels. Obviously we won’t be seeing them in space or undersea (or will we), but Ice Cube did say at the end of the last sequel that Jonah Hill‘s Schmidt and Channing Tatum‘s Jenko would be going to Medical School. The fact 22 Jump Street cost $50...

Annie – International poster

Annie – International poster

I’ve just been sent the new international poster for the Annie remake. Director/Producer/Screenwriter Will Gluck teams with producers James Lassiter, Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith, and Shawn “JAY Z” Carter, Laurence “Jay” Brown, and Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith with a modern telling that captures the magic of the classic characters and...

Watch Frances McDormand in HBO’s Olive Kitteridge trailer

Watch Frances McDormand in HBO’s Olive Kitteridge trailer

Frances McDormand, Richard Jenkins and Bill Murray star in HBO’s new miniseries, Olive Kitteridge. It is based on the novel of the same name by American author Elizabeth Strout. Lisa Cholodenko (The Kids Are All Right) directs the miniseries. OLIVE KITTERIDGE tells the poignantly sweet, acerbically funny and devastatingly tragic story of a seemingly...

Gone Too Far! Trailer for new UK coming of age comedy

Gone Too Far! Trailer for new UK coming of age comedy

Gone Too Far! is a feature film adaptation of the 2007 Olivier-Award-winning play. When London teenager Yemi’s big brother come to live with him from Nigeria, Ikudayisi’s terrible fashion sense, broad Yoruba accent and misplaced confidence with the opposite sex threaten to destroy Yemi’s already small amount of street cred. When the pair...

Bill Murray picks his female Ghostbusters

Bill Murray picks his female Ghostbusters

The road to Ghostbusters 3 drags on and on. The most recent update was that the film would follow a female team of Ghostbusters with Paul Feig (Bridesmaids) set to direct. Now I like the idea of that. It mixes up the formula a little and with the length of time that has passed since the last film, they should just go with a totally new set up. The Toronto...

The Mystery of Happiness – Trailer for Argentine-Brazilian dramatic comedy

The Mystery of Happiness – Trailer for Argentine-Brazilian dramatic comedy

Santiago and Eugenio are more than friends, they are life long business partners. They understand each other without words, they care for each other, they need each other. One day Eugenio disappears without leaving any clues behind. Santiago immediately notices his absence, but only realizes what have happened when Eugenio’s wife, Laura, lost and...

First Look: Joe Carnahan’s Stretch starring Patrick Wilson

First Look: Joe Carnahan’s Stretch starring Patrick Wilson

Joe Carnahan (Narc, The A-Team, The Grey) has been sharing images from his new film Stretch. The film stars Patrick Wilson, Chris Pine, Ed Helms, Jessica Alba, Brooklyn Dekker, James Badge Dale, Shaun Toub, Ray Liotta, and David Hasselhoff. Hard-luck limo driver Stretch (Patrick Wilson) is struggling to go straight and pay off a debt to his bookie when he...

Clip and new pics from Kevin Smith’s Tusk

Clip and new pics from Kevin Smith’s Tusk

Kevin Smith‘s man turned into walrus film, Tusk, is playing at TIFF and will open in cinemas later this month. A first clip from the film, along with some news images have been released. Wallace (Justin Long) is a podcaster on a mission who thinks he has found the story of a lifetime in Howard Howe (Michael Parks), an adventurer with amazing stories...

Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s Good Omens is getting a Radio 4 adaptation

Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s Good Omens is getting a Radio 4 adaptation

Great news for fans of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s excellent Good Omens. It is being adapted for Radio 4 and Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy director Dirk Maggs, who also directed the dramatisation of Gaiman’s novel Neverwhere, is in charge. It is a fantastic book (I managed to get mine signed by both authors) and you can read the synopsis...

Images from Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice

Images from Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice

Inherent Vice is the seventh feature from Paul Thomas Anderson and the first ever film adaption of a Thomas Pynchon novel. When private eye Doc Sportello’s ex-old lady suddenly out of nowhere shows up with a story about her current billionaire land developer boyfriend whom she just happens to be in love with, and a plot by his wife and her boyfriend to...