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Thursday, May 15, 2008

Sgt. Rock, Up in the Air, TV DVD News, Goosebumps, Fahrenheit 9/11 Sequel, Comic Previews

Sgt. Rock

Ain't It Cool News says here that Joel Silver wants Guy Ritchie to make "Sgt. Rock" a reality, and release it before the end of the year.

Up in the Air

Jason Reitman is set to write and direct "Up in the Air," based on the Walter Kirn novel. The is about a ruthless human resources man obsesed with getting his millionth frequent flyer mile. Production starts this fall.

TV DVD News has posted info about "Supernatural" (Season 3) here & here, "Stargate SG-1" (Continuum) here, "The Big Bang Theory" (Season 1) here, "Two and a Half Men" (Season 4) here, "Pushing Daisies" (Season 1) here, "Dexter" (Season 2) here, and "South Park" (Season 11) here.


After being a popular television series, based on the 60 books running for four seasons from 1995 to 1998 on the Fox Kids Network, the R.L. Stine title will be heading for the big screen. Producer Neal Moritz said: "Numerous people have tried to bring 'Goosebumps' to the bigscreen, but luckily Scholastic never found the right fit. I've been a huge fan of the property for a long time. I met with Deborah [Forte] several times and convinced her that Original and Sony were the best place to take it." Deborah Forte of Scholastic Media added: "The time is ripe for doing a movie. The first generation of 'Goosebumps' fans are in their early 20s now." The film is scheduled to hit theatres in 2010.

Fahrenheit 9/11 Sequel

Michael Moore will create a sequel to "Fahrenheit 9/11," his hit documentary about the Iraq war, and will release it next spring. Overture Films announced that Moore had agreed to delay the release so that it will not appear to be backing any candidate. The original film grossed nearly $220 million worldwide.

Comic Previews
Comics Continuum has posted preview pages of
Warhammer: Condemned by Fire #1,

North Wind #5,

Project Superpowers #3,

Zorro #3,

Brothers in Arms #1,

Red Sonja #33,

& Army of Darkness: Home Sweet Hell #9

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