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Lakeshore, Butler to play ‘Game’

[i 'Crank' duo's thriller begins shooting in January[/i Lakeshore is "cranking" it up again. Company headed by chairman and CEO Tom Rosenberg is reteaming with "Crank" creators Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor on "Game," a high-concept futuristic thriller that will...

Butler’s Game

300 star teaming with Crank team. May 16, 2007 - Gerard Butler (300) will star in the thriller Game for Lakeshore Entertainment and Crank creators Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor. Neveldine and Taylor will script and direct Game, which begins filming in January....

Lakeshore controlling ‘Game’

CANNES -- Lakeshore Entertainment is reuniting with "Crank" creators Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor for the Gerard Butler starrer "Game." The high-concept thriller takes place in the near future, when mind-control technology has taken society by storm. In this...

Brad’s Pitt part in He-Man

BRAD PITT is Master Of The Universe in most girls’ eyes. But he could land the title for real by starring as He-Man in the next nostalgic movie remake. Legendary Pictures — the team behind Superman Returns — are set to give the Eighties cartoon the 2007 treatment. A...

The Top 20 …Scottish movie moments

WELCOME to our Top 20 Scottish film moments of all time. The first thing you're probably wondering is: "Why film moments and not films?" The short answer is: we thought it would be more interesting. That's not to say that many of the films you would expect to appear...

Kurt Blasts Escape Remake

March 22, 2007 - The news that New Line Cinema is remaking Escape From New York -- and have cast 300 Gerard Butler as Snake Plissken -- hasn't exactly met with universal approval from many fans of the original film. And one of those fans is the man who starred in it,...

Escape From New York Prequel?

Last week we reported that New Line Cinema had won rights to remake Escape From New York with 300 star Gerard Butler attached to star. John Carpenter believes the new movie might actually be a PREQUEL. “I don’t know that it’s a remake,” Carpenter told...

John Carpenter

In his 30 year career of writing, directing and producing movies, John Carpenter has made more people mess their pants than Billy Madison. He is best known for directing the original Halloween, The Thing and more recently he was unofficially “inducted” into the...

New Line cuffs ‘Escape’ redo

New Line Cinema has gotten the keys to the new "Escape From New York." The remake of the cult John Carpenter movie, being produced by Neal Moritz with Gerard Butler attached to star as Snake Plissken, hit the town this week and had several studios trying to capture...

The New Snake Plissken

[b Hollywood has a new action star, and his name is Gerard Butler.[/b After the huge success of “300,” Butler appears to have become a viable star — which we already knew, didn’t we? Wasting no time, Variety reports that CAA has attached Butler to a remake they’re...

GERARD BUTLER YOU SNAKE (PLISSKEN)

This is how I find out they’re remaking Escape From New York, with an announcement that King Leonidas (or the Phantom of the Opera, depending on how non-charitable you’re being) is going to take on the ultimate badass role that Kurt Russell originated in the 1981...

Gerard Butler: Call Him Snake

Uber-agency CAA has begun shopping a package around Hollywood’s studios. For those not familiar with the Variety lingo, a “package” is a movie project with famous names already attached, all of them clients of whatever agency is doing the shopping. This one happens to...

Butler has ‘Escape’ plan

Hot off the socko bow of "300" this past weekend, star Gerard Butler is at the center of a package that CAA began shopping Monday for a remake of John Carpenter's 1981 actioner "Escape From New York." Neal Moritz is attached to produce, with "Black Hawk Down" scribe...

Dracula 2000 Review (Blog)

Starring: Gerard Butler, Jonny Lee Miller, Jennifer Esposito, Danny Masterson This movie was Gerard Butler's 12th movie, but one of his first major pictures (Beowulf and Grendel is going to be on the movie network soon! He looks so good with long hair...anyways, back...

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