Catherine Hardwicke is Anne Rice with a camera. She directed the first film in the Twilight series, but now, with Red Riding Hood, she shifts her attention and imagination from vampires to werewolves. Will Egyptian mummies rioting in the streets of Cairo be far behind?
Red Riding Hood is a sexy new take on the Read More
Do you hear that sound? It’s a Hollywood executive riffling through an old box of VHS tapes to find the next great reboot! (“Let’s do Big Trouble in Little China… with Sawyer from Lost!”) With Hollywood seemingly completely out of ideas—last month it was announced that a movie based on Bazooka Joe comic strips Read More
While some of our musical tastes overlap with those of a teenage girl—in case you were wondering: yes, the new Kelly Clarkson album is awesome—we can happily say we are not in their demographic. As a result of this biological fact, we’ve never read or seen anything having to do with Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight Saga, Read More
If you work in the Summit Entertainment public relations department, prepare to have a pretty crappy weekend. The upstart studio is expected to announce by Sunday that director Chris Weitz will be the replacement for the ousted Catherine Hardwicke on Twilight sequel New Moon. Mr. Weitz will be in Vancouver to start pre-production the Read More
When Twilight opened with over $70 million during its first weekend at the box office, we weren’t surprised to see the sequel put on the fast track; New Moon was probably greenlit by Summit Entertainment sometime after Friday morning’s breakfast. And when Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson were each given a $10 million Read More