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News: Does the Minecraft Movie Have Its Director?

Does the Minecraft Movie Have Its Director?

Night at the Nether

According to Deadline, Warner Bros. have entered talks with Night at the Museum helmer, Shawn Levy, to direct the upcoming Minecraft Movie. Levy is a high-concept director, best known for his work on the Night at the Museum series, having produced and directed all three installments. Warner Bros acquired the movie rights to...

News: Fox Delays Hitman Movie 'Agent 47' To Avoid Crowded Launch Schedule

Fox Delays Hitman Movie 'Agent 47' To Avoid Crowded Launch Schedule

Pushed back, stealthily

Fox has delayed the upcoming movie based on the Hitman game franchise, entitled Hitman: Agent 47. Originally slated for a February 27th, 2015 release, the movie has been pushed back after a number of studios, including Paramount Pictures and The Weinstein Company, reshuffled their decks to ensure that their movies weren't...

News: Movie News: Dead Rising Gets Director & The Witcher In The Works

Movie News: Dead Rising Gets Director & The Witcher In The Works

Jumping to the silver screen

The film adaptation of the popular zombie slaughtering franchise Dead Rising, has found its director. The duty has been given to Zach Lipovsky, a child actor turned visual effects guru and director, who made it to the final three contestants on Steven Spielberg's 2007 film-making reality TV show, On the Lot. Lipovsky...

News: Assassin's Creed Movie Delayed

Assassin's Creed Movie Delayed

The course never runs smooth.

To those unaware, Ubisoft has been working with Fox to produce an Assassin's Creed movie. Ubisoft originally wanted to work with Sony on it but for unknown reasons, Sony pushed them away and forced the company to look elsewhere. Originally, the movie was slated for release on the 19th of June, 2015, but has now been...

News: WayForward Working on The Smurfs 2 for Ubisoft

WayForward Working on The Smurfs 2 for Ubisoft

Game launches in July.

Prolific retro-convertors WayForward are working on something of a different propect for Ubisoft, it has been announced. The Smurfs 2 is a platformer based on the upcoming movie of the same title, and will release in July at around the same time as the movie, for multiple platforms. A bit of a step from Double Dragon Neon and...

News: Fast and Furious: Showdown Finally Confirmed

Fast and Furious: Showdown Finally Confirmed

Coming in May

After being outed by EBGames Australia last month, it appears that Activision's videogame take on the Fast and The Furious movie franchise is indeed in the works. Three new screenshots from Fast and Furious: Showdown have been dropped today by Activision themselves, along with a packshot that confirms that the game is heading to Xbox...

News: D3 Announces Turbo: Super Stunt Squad

D3 Announces Turbo: Super Stunt Squad

Movie tie-in due in 2013

D3Publisher has confirmed that they'll be publishing a title based on the upcoming Dreamworks animated film Turbo for the Xbox 360 later this year. The game - entitled Turbo: Super Stunt Squad - will be launched in the summer, to coincide with the release of the movie, which features the vocal talents of Ryan Reynolds, Bill...