If you say you want to make a movie that's like "PLANET OF THE APES, but with pig people," you will immediately have my full attention, and that's exactly how writer/director Barney Burman describes WILD BOAR, the horror project he's currently trying to get off the ground. Show More Summary
Six years ago, news of a Tomb Raider movie reboot first hit the web. It was being developed by GK Films as an origin story drawing inspiration from Rise of the Planet of the Apes. MGM then came on board and there a script was even commissioned. Show More Summary
After breathing new life into the Planet of the Apes franchise, many anxiously awaited Rupert Wyatt’s next cinematic outing. The Gambler marks somewhat of a departure for the British-born writer/director in that it’s subdued and somewhat ambiguous. Show More Summary
The writers reveal why they're opting for the classic versions of both properties, which comedian is helping with the IDW/BOOM! project and more.
Here's an interesting article from the BBC web site about the French writer and spy, Pierre Boulle, who was apparently the inspiration behind the 'Planet of the Apes' film franchise. Now I remember going to see the first movie at the...Show More Summary
After Nelson Carvajal made his Boyhood and Planet of the Apes mashup Apehood, film writer David Ehrlich tweeted that the idea “would have been much more effective with Harry Potter.” Ehrlich isn’t the first to make a connection between...Show More Summary
Over the weekend comedy writer Caissie St. Onge tweeted a joke about Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and the Bechdel Test and not surprisingly (because the Internet) someone chimed in to be a jerk about it.
Which is to say Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. So you’ll have to entertain yourselves today. If you want something writing-related to read, Jamie Todd Rubin has written a piece on 3 of the Most Helpful Writers You’ll Ever Meet, and uses me as an an example of one of those types, which is […]
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" writers and producers Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver said the rebooted superintelligent-simian series doesn't necessarily have to be a trilogy, as expected -- it could go on even longer.
This is exciting news. All around nice guy and superb writer Michael Moreci is bridging the gap between Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes for BOOM! Studios. The time between the two films is sure to be tumultuous, and as a self proclaimed superfan Moreci should be the […]
There's tons of info about the new apes in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Tricia Helfer is returning to Syfy. A new castmember joins the Marvel cartoon Big Hero 6. The writer of Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel is joining Doctor Who. Spoilers now! Read more...
TWC-Dimension announced today that Mark Bomback ( The Wolverine, Unstoppable, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ) has signed on to pen Veronica's Room, a big-screen adaptation of author Ira Levin's ("Rosemary's Baby," "The Stepford Wives," "Deathtrap") 1973 Broadway thriller. Show More Summary
Could John Travolta join the Bond villain ranks? He hopes so. Also after the jump: Matt Bomer is working on new looks for Magic Mike 2 Gary Oldman dishes lots of details about his Apes role Iron Sky: The Coming Race gets a writer and a logo Hong Kong’s Monkey King is getting a sequel, […]
Michael B. Jordan says he's not signed for Fantastic Four. Travolta wants to be a Bond villain. Does LEGO reveal a key Guardians of the Galaxy scene? Lifetime's picked up a series from the Children of Men writer. The original Flash joins the CW's Flash show. Sansa's becoming a "powerhouse" on Game of Thrones. Spoilers now! Read more...
It was announced back in April that RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES director, Rupert Wyatt, would be directing the upcoming adaptation of NIGHT FILM, the Marisha Pessl noir novel. At the time however, it was unknown as to who would tackle the script. Show More Summary
Rise of the Planet of the Apes writers Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver wrote the script for this highly-anticipated action sequel. [...]
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"Side Effects" screenwriter Scott Z. Burns talks with Spinoff Online about his work with Steven Soderbergh, the themes behind their new psychological thriller and his draft for "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."
Ghostbusters 3 is really, seriously happening next summer. Justice League could start filming sooner than you expect. Ryan Murphy drops some major American Horror Story hints. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes gets a new writer. Plus read the first official description of what's in store for Iron Man 3! More »
Mark Bomback isn’t exactly a household name — close to zero screenwriters get that sort of clout — but he’s certainly dipped his hand into some big name projects. He’s the writer behind Live Free or Die Hard, Unstoppable, the … Continue reading ?