Jamie Foxx Signs On For ‘Due Date’

1 10 2009


Due Date just keeps sounding better and better as the days go by. We were interested when it was just Zach Galifianakis reteaming with Todd Phillips and recapturing some of that Hangover magic. We were pumped when Robert Downey Jr. and Michelle Monaghan signed up, bringing the chemistry from Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, and now we’re beyond excited that Jamie Foxx has joined the cast. Since nobody saw The Soloist audiences will be treated to Foxx and Downey as long-time friends. Read the rest of this entry »

Rant of the Week: Entertainment Tonight Visits The Set of Iron Man 2

25 09 2009


Entertainment Tonight  just premiered some new footage from Iron Man 2 and while I am always excited about more news from what is by far my most anticipated film of next year, I am having a hard time getting over just how horrible Entertainment Tonight really is. Read the rest of this entry »

Sherlock Holmes Sequel Already On The Way… With Brad Pitt?

22 09 2009

Guy Ritchie and Robert Downey Jr.’s take on Sherlock Holmes hasn’t even hit theaters yet but Warner Bros. is already gearing up for a sequel. According to Variety, the writing duo of Kieran and Michele Mulroney (Paper Man) have been tapped to work on a second film based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic character. Read the rest of this entry »

Michelle Monaghan Joins Phillips’ Due Date

18 09 2009


Playing the wife that Robert Downey Jr. needs to get home to before she gives birth, Michelle Monaghan has been cast in Todd Phillips’ follow up to The HangoverDue Date, also starring Zach Galifianakis. This is great news for two reasons: Read the rest of this entry »

Guy Ritchie To Direct ‘Lobo’ Movie

4 09 2009

Guy Ritchie - Lobo

Guy Ritchie still putting the finishing touches on Sherlock Holmes with Robert Downey Jr., has been tapped to direct the movie version of D.C.’s comic Lobo. Joel Silver, Akiva Goldsman and Andrew Rona will produce the project which is expected to begin shooting next year according to Variety.

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Robert Downey Jr. and Jon Favreau Play Cowboys and Aliens

2 09 2009

After having so much fun together working on Iron Man and its sequel Jon Favreau has apparently joined Robert Downey Jr. on an adaptation of Cowboys and Aliens. According to the new blog at The Hollywood Reporter, the director has joined the Dreamworks/Universal project which RDJ has been attached to for over a year. It’s only fair that as soon as Eric goes on vacation one of his favorite actor-director combos decide to work together again. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert Downey Jr. Is The New Lestat de Lioncourt?

17 08 2009

Robert Downey Jr. - Lestat

This vampire craze is getting a tad out of hand. With a slew of movies and television shows that have come out recently (ex. Twilight, Thirst, True Blood, The Vampire Diaries, etc.) it was only a matter of time before people would return to the woman who changed vampire mythos in film during the mid-1990s – Anne Rice. Read the rest of this entry »