Spielberg?s production company has already signed with CBS to produce the original series Extant. While Spielberg?s a busy dude, it seems like the Napoleon project is still in the works. The latest news is that Baz Luhrmann is circling the project to potentially direct. Click To Continue Reading
Like Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet, director Michael Almereyda is taking on a contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's lesser known Cymbeline. After directing Ethan Hawke in a similar style adaptation of Hamlet, Almereyda reteams with...Show More Summary
Back in 1961, Stanley Kubrick dreamed of making a sprawling epic about Napoleon Bonaparte’s life, a film that has now been dubbed “the greatest movie never made.” Despite this glowing promise of greatness, none of the major studios took him up on his idea, and without funding, the project remained on the shelf. Show More Summary
This summer, while heading the jury at the Cannes Film Festival, Steven Spielberg announced that he would be turning Kubrick’s legendary unproduced script about Napoleon Bonaparte into a miniseries. Deadline now reports that Baz Luhrmann—whose latest film, The Great Gatsby, opened that year’s festivities—is being courted to man the director’s chair.
An unproduced Stanley Kubrick script might finally see the light of day, though not on the big screen. It's being reported that Baz Luhrmann might tackle the script for "Napoleon," which Steven Spielberg wants to make as a mini-series for HBO.
One of the greatest films that never was could finally be coming to fruition, and Baz Luhrmann might be the man to make it happen. Steven Spielberg and HBO are reportedly eyeing the Great Gatsby director for Napoleon, a miniseries based on a never-produced script by the great Stanley Kubrick. Hit the jump for more […]
First announced earlier this year, Steven Spielberg is set to produce a television miniseries version of Stanley Kubrick's developed-but-never-produced Napoleon. Today, Variety reports that HBO is eyeing the project and that they are...Show More Summary
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EXCLUSIVE: Back when he was in France to head the Cannes Film Festival jury, Steven Spielberg dropped a bombshell when he announced that he would turn an un-produced Stanley Kubrick screenplay about Napoleon Bonaparte into a miniseries. Show More Summary
Was this REALLY a surprise!?! Not to us! Though they didn't air it, Pitch Perfect slayed the competition and won Top Soundtrack at tonight's American Music Awards! It was tough competition, with Baz Luhrmann's Great Gatsby soundtrack and Les Miserables also nominated, but with it's infectious music, it's no surprise that Pitch Perfect won!! Congrats to [...]
Jamie xx has had a fairly quiet 2013. He did a track for Baz Luhrmann’s Great Gatsby film soundtrack, and has released the occasional remix, but fans might fairly have kept Jamie from the front of their minds. It doesn’t even take a full release to remind listeners why Jamie should never be far from their thoughts. [...]
In an interpretation of Romeo and Juliet that's a clear homage/rip-off of Baz Luhrmann's, Ariana Grande has chosen to play Juliet opposite Patrick Schwarzenegger as Romeo in the video for her song "Right There." She knows how that story ended, right? Read more...
Always busy, The Great Gatsby director Baz Luhrmann responds to the simple question of "How are you?" in preoccupied fashion. He's "in the middle of a group of swirling ballroom dancers," he tells Mashable by phone, working on the live...Show More Summary
Film developed with mentorship from Luhrmann as part of national Samsung Mobile competition offering youth opportunity to win dream filmmaking experience Ten aspiring Australian filmmakers selected by Samsung Mobile to create a short...Show More Summary
To promote its Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear devices, Samsung has teamed up with legendary director Baz Luhrmann (Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge, The Great Gatsby) for The Shoot.... Keep reading ?
The best part of Baz Luhrmann's newest rendition of The Great Gatsby? Well, other than the obvious fact that I have yet another reason to love Leonardo DiCaprio? The drop-dead gorgeous wedding inspiration it has managed to inspire. Wedding inspiration like this stunning shoot captured by Sean and Amanda, a session that manages to mix…
For some an itch and for others a yearning, but we all like some subtlety. So it’s completely natural to love the movies of Quentin Tarantino and Baz Luhrmann—simultaneously. Some of the most sensitive, subtle material in current American film comes from these two directors. Draw a line between the subtle and the obvious, and […]
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Amid all the hullabaloo leading up to Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby, critics couldn’t help … Read More
As if the Kardashians aren’t dealing with enough, it’s being reported that Bruce Jenner has skin cancer. Baz Luhrmann was certainly on to something when he said to use sunscreen. Jenner, 63, went under the knife for his skin cancer on Monday. Show More Summary