February 6, 2007
"Rising" Director Snags "Barbarella" Remake
Just last week we learned that Dino De Laurentiis was hot to produce a new-fangled "female James Bond in outer space" remake of "Barbarella," but it's not exactly a remake, of course. And now it seems that the veteran producer has scored himself a director.
March 27, 2006
Go "Behind the Mask" with a Young Lecter
Everyone's favorite psycopath is back, reports SKNR.net. On November 28th, author Thomas Harris is set to release "Behind the Mask," the next chapter in the life of cannibal genius Hannibal Lecter. The story is said to follow young Lecter in World War II and his relationship with his sister and family -- which is shattered by a Nazi occupation and subsequent atrocities.
March 30, 2005
A Pair of Big Movies Get the Gong
Lovely Asian actress Gong Li ("The Emperor and the Assassin") looks to be the hot new import. Variety reports that Ms. Li has just signed up to play the villain in Michael Mann's "Miami Vice" adaptation, plus she'll also show up as a woman who "teaches cultural sophistication to a young Hannibal Lecter."