Rumors suggest that Sony rejected Russell’s screenplay. But is Mark Wahlberg out too?
Universal wants to forget the 2005 movie ever happened and go ahead with a new one.
Mark Wahlberg not Nathan Drake after all?
Robert De Niro & Joe Pesci circling two roles!
The spooky town of Silent Hill is making a return to the big screen.
Very few adaptations have the advantage of an actor perfectly suited to the lead character. I’d say Mark Wahlberg was a perfect choice for Max Payne, until the movie screwed that up. But here, in the case of ‘Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune’ and its announced movie directed by David O Russell, there’s no gamer (who’s also [...]
What has been making the rounds for a long time is now official. Sony’s movie adaptation of the hit ‘Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune’ videogame has now found a director. David O. Russel, the director of movies like ‘Three Kings’ and the great-looking upcoming drama ‘The Fighter’, is now officially writing and directing ‘Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune’ as [...]
Good news for fans of Master Chief. The troubled movie adaptation of ‘Halo’ that never lifted off the ground despite Peter Jackson behind it is now somewhat alive again. After the latest ‘Halo Reach’ made a gazillion dollars in sales, a studio is stepping in for some action. Vulture reports that DreamWorks is currently “renewing [...]
Ah, more talk about that ‘Halo’ movie that most people have pretty much given up on by now. But turns out, Microsoft is still in the game for it. Variety reports that Microsoft ranchise Development director Frank O’Connor still has a lot of plans for the movie but isn’t dying to make it anytime soon: [...]
With videogame adaptations still proving to be a risky business for Hollywood, the main problem here is the disconnect between the gamers and movie-going audiences and actually convincing those game fans to check out the movie. ‘Doom’ is the biggest example of that failure no matter how desperately they tried. But what about ‘Half Life’, [...]