Latest News on Gin gwai (The Eye)

June 13, 2007

More Posey for "Superman" Sequel?

While out and about talking about her newest indie "Broken English," Parker Posey was asked if she'll be returning for the "Superman Returns" sequel...More…

February 2, 2007

The Weekly Ketchup: Rachel McAdams In, Katie Holmes Out Of "Dark Knight," "Evil Dead" Remake, And More!

In this week's Ketchup, Katie Holmes won't be returning to the "Batman" franchise, with Rachel McAdams the early favorite to replace her in "The Dark Knight," and Dino De Laurentiis is enthused about an "Evil Dead" remake, among other things.More…

November 2, 2006

Tom Cruise Handed Reins to Reborn United Artists

After a very public break-up with Paramount back in August, Tom Cruise and producing partner Paula Wagner have rebounded, set to run the venerated movie studio founded by Hollywood greats Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks and D.W. Griffith.More…

July 12, 2006

Jessica Alba Has an "Eye" for HK-Horror Remake

The remake of "The Eye" was originally set up at Paramount, and Renee Zellweger was scheduled to play the lead, but the project kind of fell through, which allowed Lionsgate to sweep in and pick it up "in turnaround." They plan to give the lead to Ms. Jessica Alba.More…

April 18, 2006

Zellweger on a Horror "Case"

After stepping away from the remake of The Eye, Renee Zellweger found another genre project that caught her ... own eye. "Case 39" is the name of the flick, and it comes from new screenwriter Ray Wright -- the guy who wrote the Pulse remake that's presently sitting on a shelf somewhere.More…

December 1, 2005

Pang Brothers Uncover the "Darkness"

ComingSoon.net shares an intriguing press release from the folks at Platinum Studios, and it seems that those crazy Pang brothers will be helming an English-language thriller entitled "The Darkness" -- and there will be video game tie-ins.More…

October 18, 2005

Next Asia-to-America Horror Remakes? Two Separate "Eye"s

For those who just can't get enough of American remakes like "The Ring," "The Grudge," and "Dark Water," get ready to celebrate. Paramount's got a remake of "The Eye" on the way, and New Line is now set to distribute "In-Utero," which is a redo of "The Eye 2."More…

September 30, 2005

Zellweger "Eyes" Role in Horror Remake

Variety brings news that the always-busy Renee Zellweger will star in Paramount's remake of the Pang brothers' thriller "The Eye."More…

June 30, 2005

A Quartet of Performers Sign Up for Pang's Next Horror

Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter comes some casting news on an upcoming and as-yet-untitled horror movie from Oxide & Danny Pang. The Columbia Pictures project now has Kristen Stewart ("Panic Room"), Dylan McDermott ("Texas Rangers"), Penelope Ann Miller ("The Relic"), and John Corbett ("Serendipity") among its cast members, and shooting is scheduled to begin in Canada any day now.More…