July 13, 2006
R.I.P. Red Buttons
Red Buttons, the beloved red-haired comedian and songwriter whose career spanned seven decades, died Thursday of vascular disease after a long illness. He was 87 years old.
May 8, 2006
Josh Lucas, Kurt Russell, and Cast Discuss "Poseidon" Adventure
Josh Lucas knows that actors have it easier than other people. But the making of "Poseidon" was an incredibly difficult undertaking, he said. "I never compare what we do to a real job," he said. "But truthfully, this was a close to going to work on an oil rig as you can get."
April 28, 2006
Check Out a Quartet of "Poseidon" Clips
AOL Moviefone offers a foursome of "Poseidon" clips, for those who just can't wait two more weeks to enjoy the waterlogged adventure. (I just watched the original "Adventure" last night!) Click right here to pick through the promo clips and a friendly intro from Josh Lucas.
March 28, 2006
Catch a New Wave of "Poseidon" Footage!
If the first two trailers weren't enough to keep you psyched up for Wolfgang Petersen's upcoming remake of "The Poseidon Adventure," well, here's a wonderfully lengthy montage clip that played at the Showest Convention last week. Suffice to say my geek-meter just went up a few extra degrees.
March 20, 2006
Second Poseidon Trailer Hits the Waves
Click right here to enjoy trailer #2 for what's fast becoming one of my most anticipated early-summer releases. (Mainly because I love the original "Poseidon Adventure," but also because disaster flicks are a whole lot of fun.) This second promo piece features a lot more dialogue and "character moments" than the first one ... and the special effects look pretty darn swanky.
December 14, 2005
Trailer Bulletin: Poseidon
You won't be able to enjoy the capsizing of the "Poseidon" until May of 2006, but Warner Bros. has put together a pretty cool teaser trailer that's now available on the "Poseidon" trailer page, here.
December 12, 2005
Josh Lucas Breaks Arm Filming Poseidon
Recently word began to circulate that Josh Lucas, star of "Sweet Home
Alabama" and the upcoming "Glory Road," was injured while filming
"Poseidon," a big-budget update of "The Poseidon Adventure."
October 3, 2005
Pics, Peeks, and Josh Lucas on the Set of "Poseidon"
ComingSoon.net has been all over the set of Wolfgang Petersen's upcoming "Poseidon Adventure" remake, and their Sandra Kraisirideja delivers a set report, an interview with Josh Lucas, and even some behind-the-scenes video!
June 17, 2005
A Lot More Actors Climb Aboard the "Poseidon"
Last week we announced that Kurt Russell, Richard Dreyfuss, and Emmy Rossum had been signed to star in Wolfgang Petersen's remake of "The Poseidon Adventure," but The Hollywood Reporter now brings news of several newcomers. Josh Lucas ("The Hulk"), Mike Vogel ("The Texas Chainsaw Massacre"), Freddy Rodriguez ("Chasing Papi"), Kevin Dillon ("The Blob"), Jacinda Barrett ("Ladder 49"), Mia Maestro ("Frida"), and Jimmy Bennett ("Hostage") will also climb on board to join the ill-fated voyage of a soon-to-be-capsized ocean liner.
June 6, 2005
Dreyfuss, Russell & Rossum Climb Aboard the "Poseidon"
Richard Dreyfuss ("Jaws"), Kurt Russell ("Backdraft"), and Emmy Rossum ("The Phantom of the Opera") are the first high-profile cast members to climb on board director Wolfgang Petersen's rendition of "The Poseidon Adventure," says Variety.
March 21, 2005
Battle of the "Poseidon"'s!
Most of the movie geeks out there are well aware that director Wolfgang Petersen ("The NeverEnding Story," "The Perfect Storm") is working on a remake of "The Poseidon Adventure" for Warner Bros. The big-budget spectacle is presently penciled in for a May 2006 release. But now comes word of a competing project that will almost definitely hit the airwaves well before WB has their flick in the can.