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Comic-Con 2014: First Look at Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice

27 July 2014 | The Daily BLAM! | See recent The Daily BLAM! news »

Filming is currently underway on Warner Bros. Pictures’ the highly anticipated action adventure superhero film from director Zack Snyder that will bring Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman together for the first time on the big screen. Starring Henry Cavill in the role of Clark Kent/Superman, with Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane returning from Man Of Steel, and introducing Ben Affleck as BruceWayne/Batman, Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, and Holly Hunter in a role newly created for the film, Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice is scheduled for theatrical release on on May 6th, 2016. Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice is written by Chris Terrio, from a screenplay by David S. Goyer. Charles Roven and Deborah »

- Pietro Filipponi

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First Look at Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

26 July 2014 10:58 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Warner Bros. had their Comic-Con panel in Hall H this morning and they did not disappoint fans who wanted a look at the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie. In addition to an exclusive Comic-Con teaser video from the film, a first-look image of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman was unveiled.

Zack Snyder, the director of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, just revealed the Wonder Woman image via Twitter. Actress Gal Gadot can be seen wearing armor, wielding a sword, and standing amidst a pummeled landscape. We have the image below.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice hits theaters on May 6th, 2016. Directed by Zack Synder (Man of Steel, 2004′s Dawn of the Dead remake), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is written by Chris Terrio from a screenplay by David S. Goyer and stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne, »

- Derek Anderson

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New Batman Photo from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

24 July 2014 3:26 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Part of a 75th Batman Anniversary montage wall at Comic-Con, a new image of Ben Affleck as Batman in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has been released. This second look at Affleck as Batman takes us close to the Dark Knight in a reflective state.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice won’t hit theaters until May 6th, 2016, but more details from the film could be made known at Comic-Con this weekend. Directed by Zack Synder (Man of Steel, 2004′s Dawn of the Dead remake), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is written by Chris Terrio from a screenplay by David S. Goyer and stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne, Jason Momoa, Holly Hunter, Callan Mulvey, Tao Okamoto, Scoot McNairy, and Jeremy Irons.

The Daily Dead team is doing live coverage of Comic-Con, so check back frequently for »

- Derek Anderson

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Comic-Con 2014: New Image of Ben Affleck as Batman in Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice

24 July 2014 | The Daily BLAM! | See recent The Daily BLAM! news »

Filming is currently underway on Warner Bros. Pictures’ the highly anticipated action adventure superhero film from director Zack Snyder that will bring Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman together for the first time on the big screen. Starring Henry Cavill in the role of Clark Kent/Superman, with Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane returning from Man Of Steel, and introducing Ben Affleck as BruceWayne/Batman, Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, and Holly Hunter in a role newly created for the film, Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice is scheduled for theatrical release on on May 6th, 2016. Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice is written by Chris Terrio, from a screenplay by David S. Goyer. Charles Roven and Deborah »

- Pietro Filipponi

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#SDCC14: First Look at Legendary's Warcraft Adaptation!

24 July 2014 2:12 AM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

On tap right now we have the first title treatment and look at the props on display for director Duncan Jones' adaptation of Warcraft for Legendary Pictures! One glance is guaranteed to give you a +20 fangasm! Dig em!

From the Press Release

Warcraft, based upon Blizzard Entertainment’s globally-renowned universe, will be front-and-center at the Legendary Entertainment booth during San Diego Comic-Con as the company will be unveiling the title treatment and never-before-seen props for Warcraft.

Set to hit theatres in March 2016 by Universal Pictures, Sdcc will be the first opportunity for fans to get up close and personal with director Duncan Jones' epic adventure of world-colliding conflict. Written by Charles Leavitt and Jones, the film is produced by Charles Roven, Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni, and Alex Gartner; Stuart Fenegan, Jillian Share, Brent O’Connor, Mike Morhaime, and Paul Sames executive produce; and Chris Metzen, Rob Pardo, Nick Carpenter »

- Steve Barton

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'Uncharted' Takes Old 'Amazing Spider-Man 3' Release Date

23 July 2014 11:02 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

After Sony Pictures announced earlier today that The Amazing Spider-Man 3 was being pushed to 2018, the studio gave Uncharted the superhero sequel's old release date on June 10, 2016. Uncharted currently has the date to itself, falling between another Sony project, the animated comedy Sausage Party on June 3 and Disney-Pixar's Finding Dory on June 17.

Here's what Sony Pictures President Doug Belgrad had to say about Uncharted's new release date.

"June 10 is a great date for Uncharted. It's just the right place for this exciting action-adventure film."

Director Seth Gordon (Horrible Bosses, Identity Thief) revealed last week that production on Uncharted will begin in early 2015. This action-adventure is based on the successful video game series that follows the adventures of treasure hunter Nathan Drake, a descendant of Sir Francis Drake, who goes on a quest to find the lost city of El Dorado. Mark Wahlberg was once attached to play Drake, but he is no longer involved. »

- MovieWeb

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Columbia sets Sinister Six release

23 July 2014 10:44 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Heading into Comic-Con the studio announced the next film from the world of Spider-Man will open on November 11, 2016.

The man charged with bringing to life the story of the supervillain alliance is writer-director Drew Goddard.

Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach are the producers. The Sinister Six comprises Doctor Octopus, The Vulture, Raven The Hunter, Electro, Sandman and Mysterio.

Columbia Pictures will then release The Amazing Spider-Man 3 in 2018. 

The studio has also set video game adaptation Uncharted for June 10, 2016 – the slot previously occupied by The Amazing Spider-Man 3.

The action-adventure is based on the PlayStation game series about adventurer Nathan Drake. Seth Gordon will direct and the latest draft of the screenplay is being written by David Guggenheim.

Charles Roven, Avi Arad, Alex Gartner and Ari Arad will produce the Arad/Atlas Entertainment Production. »

- jeremykay67@gmail.com (Jeremy Kay)

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Sony Pushes Back ‘Spider-Man 3′ to 2018, Dates ‘Sinister Six’ for 2016

23 July 2014 9:48 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Looking to broaden its Spider-Man franchise, Sony has dated spin-off “Sinister Six” for Nov. 11, 2016 as the next tentpole in its key property — while moving back “The Amazing Spider-Man 3″ two years to 2018.

Sony did not set a specific 2018 date for “The Amazing Spider-Man 3.” It had originally dated “The Amazing Spider-Man 4″ for May 4, 2018, but that’s no longer the plan.

After modest box office results for “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” the studio thinks “Sinister Six” will expand the Spider-Man universe by bringing in villains, making Sony a stronger competitor against the likes of Disney/Marvel’s “Avengers” and WB’s Justice League superheroes in the coming years.

The studio has also slated “Uncharted” for June 10, 2016 — which had previously been the release schedule previously held by “The Amazing Spider-Man 3.”

Sony made the announcements Wednesday on the opening day of Comic-Con. The studio first revealed the “Sinister Six” and “Venom” spinoff projects in December, »

- Dave McNary

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12 Monkeys Promo Trailer Arrives Via Time Travel

16 July 2014 3:58 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

Syfy has given a series green light to "12 Monkeys," a drama based on the 1995 Universal Pictures film directed by Terry Gilliam, and a promo trailer for it has sneaked online quietly all under-the-radar like. Check it out, and look for more official stuff from Syfy later.

The series is produced by Universal Cable Productions and Atlas Entertainment, producer of the original theatrical film.

Said Dave Howe, “‘12 Monkeys’ is a captivating time travel adventure and high stakes race against the clock. We are thrilled to add it to our slate of engaging and thought-provoking new scripted projects, including the recently announced event series ‘Ascension’ and the second season renewal of ‘Helix’ from Ron Moore.”

Atlas Entertainment’s Charles Roven (American Hustle, Man of Steel, The Dark Knight Trilogy) and Richard Suckle (American Hustle, The International), will executive produce. Roven produced the original film. Jake Kurily will serve as Atlas’ executive on the series. »

- Steve Barton

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Kevin Smith Denies Writing Fake 'Batman v Superman' Script

8 July 2014 11:30 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Last week, we reported that director Kevin Smith was responsible for floating a fake Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice script, which he wrote himself, to various movie news outlets and bloggers. This had supposidley created a storm of fake rumors circulating on the Internet, heavily reported on by Latino Review and Badass Digest. While Kevin Smith stayed quiet about the rumor throughout the weekend, he has now come forward to finally answer the question.

No. He didn't write a fake Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice screenplay.

No, I didn't write a fake Batman v Superman script. But I Have kept busy regardless... http://t.co/dPdZtLTzie Thanks for saying #WalrusYes !

— KevinSmith (@ThatKevinSmith) July 8, 2014

The previous story claimed that Kevin Smith wrote the screenplay in conjunction with Warner Bros., so that the studio could purposely leak the script to throw the scent off what director Zack Snyder was actually »

- MovieWeb

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Did Kevin Smith write the “fake” Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice script leaked online?

5 July 2014 10:08 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

It seems like a never-ending war for “scoops” and speculation between Star Wars: Episode VII and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Earlier this week rumours of plot details and multi-villain appearances in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice were reported by Latino Review, based on a script that was leaked. Since those reports, it has been claimed that the script was a fake and leaked on purpose to throw “scoop” sites off the real scent of what the movie is about.

Well, now Movieweb are claiming that their sources have told them that the leaked script was written by Clerks director Kevin Smith.

Here’s what the report says:

“Up until last year I worked for as a Pa for a Warner Bros. exec until I was promoted to marketing. It was here I and several others where approached to work, directly and indirectly, for Susanne Knoll and sometimes Deborah Snyder. »

- Luke Owen

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May as Well Stop Paying Attention to 'Batman v. Superman' Rumors

5 July 2014 10:01 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Last week a rumor started floating around about several new villains added to Zack Snyder's Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, but now it sounds like everything you hear about the film moving forward may be false. Word is Warner Bros. hired Kevin Smith, whose been revealing plenty of little nuggets of information concerning WB's future with DC Comics, to write a fake script for the upcoming Man of Steel sequel and leak it to movie news blogs such as Latino Review and Badass Digest. While this isn't confirmed, it doesn't sound in the least bit unlikely, as MovieWeb received an email with the following info: Late last year both producer Charles Roven and Zack Snyder approached Kevin Smith with a early treatment for the film and It was Kevin Smith who came up with the idea to write an entire screenplay based on it but with several huge »

- Brad Brevet

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Did Warner Bros. Hire Kevin Smith To Write And Leak A Fake Script For Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice?

5 July 2014 6:43 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Okay guys, grab your salt shakers, because we’ve got another big rumor for you. According to MovieWeb, one of their sources “deep within the Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice production” has informed them that Warner Bros. hired writer/director/Batman fan extraordinaire Kevin Smith to write and leak a fake script for Batman V Superman. Apparently this was done to throw people off of the scent of the real script and away from the things Zack Snyder is actually trying to accomplish.

The fake script is supposedly the one Latino Review got a hold of and was the basis for their report about four additional villains joining the film. Honestly, I don’t know how I feel about this news, and I’m a bit skeptical about how true it is. But MovieWeb seems pretty confident about it, and shared their source’s letter explaining the details:

This »

- James Garcia

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Kevin Smith Wrote Fake Batman v Superman Script and Then Leaked It Online?

5 July 2014 4:28 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

There are constant "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" rumors floating around the internet, with most of them being circulated by sites like Latino-Review and AICN. Now comes word that Warner Bros is the one behind these rumors as a way to spread misinformation. Movieweb recently reached out to its Warner Bros contact, who works in the marketing department. This contact revealed that he came across a "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" script that was commissioned by the studio and producer Charles Roven. The script has little to do with the actual "Batman v Superman" plot, which is why the studio "leaked" it to several sites. Warner Bros accomplished this by asking its marketing people to pose as recently-fired production crew members when getting in touch with movie websites. So who wrote this script? Apparently director Zack Snyder has been working with Kevin Smith to put together something believable, »

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Fake 'Batman v Superman' Script Written and Leaked by Kevin Smith?

3 July 2014 6:00 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

We just received an interesting tip from an anonymous source deep within the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice production. This comes just moments after we posted a story about the introduction of three new, lesser-known heroes in the movie. Badass Digest has gotten their hands on a pdf that claims to be the legitimate shooting script, and in it, there are a number of new secondary characters and locations. This came hot on the heels of Latino Review claiming four new villains were going to appear alongside Lex Luthor. Well, guess what? If we're to believe the email we just got our hands on, not only is the script fake...It was written by Kevin Smith!

Yes, that Kevin Smith. The director of Clerks and Red State. The guy who has been dropping Batman v Superman hints since the film was announced. The same guy who is best friends with Bruce Wayne himself, »

- MovieWeb

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Henry Cavill Is The Man Of Steel in First Look From Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice

3 July 2014 5:38 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Truth. Justice. And the American Way.

On the eve of the July 4th holiday, Warner Bros. Pictures has released this first look at Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice.

Filming began in May on the highly anticipated action adventure from director Zack Snyder, starring Henry Cavill in the role of Clark Kent/Superman, and Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman.

The movie also stars Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, with Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane returning from Man Of Steel Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, and Holly Hunter in a role newly created for the film.

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice is written by Chris Terrio, from a screenplay by David S. Goyer. Charles Roven and Deborah Snyder are producing, with Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan, Wesley Coller, David S. Goyer and Geoff Johns serving as executive producers.

The film is »

- Michelle McCue

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Live-Action Scooby Doo Reboot in the Works at Warner Bros.

18 June 2014 7:28 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Just a decade after the release of Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, Warner Bros. are planning on rebooting the franchise with a new live-action movie. The original two were written by Guardians of the Galaxy’s James Gunn and directed by Raja Gosnell (The Smurfs).

Both of the movies did well at the box office, but the sequel was not well-received by critics, and the iconic Hanna-Barbera has since been kept on the small screen and direct-to-dvd animated features.

According to Deadline, Charles Roven (who produced the first two movies which starred Freddie Prinze Jr, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, and Linda Cardellini) will also be spearheading this new take, although he’s the only one currently attached to the reboot, so it’s obviously still at a very early stage.

How they will recreate Scooby Doo for a new audience remains to be seen. The last two movies had a »

- Josh Wilding

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Scooby Doo Heading Back To The Big Screen In Animated Reboot

18 June 2014 4:50 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Scooby Doo has been an iconic brand for 45 years. Since first appearing in 1969, the children’s show has undergone a variety of over-hauls and re-imaginings, with different versions incorporating ‘new’ characters and updated settings. The popularity of the most recent iteration – Scooby-Doo Mystery Incorporated, which aired on Cartoon Network from 2010-2013 – has evidently set dollar signs flashing in the eyes of Warner Bros. studio executives once again, and a cinematic re-boot is now being planned.

Originally created for Hanna-Barbera Productions by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, the premise of Scooby-Doo sees four teenagers – Daphne Blake, Fred Jones, Velma Dinkley and Norville “Shaggy” Rogers, along with the titular talking Great Dane – solve mysteries that initially appear to involve supernatural creatures and events. Essentially serving to de-bunk conspiracies, the team’s finely honed powers of deduction and trap-setting always lead them to the right conclusion.

In 2002, a live-action feature film was released. »

- Sarah Myles

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Warner Bros. Rebooting 'Scooby Doo'

18 June 2014 2:52 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

The Scooby Doo gang is getting a reboot. Warner Bros. is developing a new live-action movie franchise based on the cartoon, and has brought on screenwriter Randall Green to pen the script.

There's not a lot of details about the direction the studio is looking to take, but this will be a whole new live-action adventure for the Scooby Doo gang. That said, it's highly unlikely for any of the cast from the 2002 movie to return. Don't expect to see Freddie Prinze Jr, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini and Isla Fisher in their former roles.

The 2002 film was very successful, grossing $268 million worldwide. Besides Green, there are no other attachments at the moment except for producer Charles Roven, who was a part of the original Scooby Doo live-action movie.

Source: Deadline »

- Laura Frances

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‘Scooby-Doo’ Reboot on Track, May Go Live Action

17 June 2014 4:44 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Warner Bros. is exploring a live-action “Scooby-Doo” movie, a year after announcing that it was developing an animated Scooby-Doo feature film.

The studio is in talks with Randall Green to write a live-action script. Variety reported last August that Warner was returning to the franchise with Matt Lieberman writing an animated script.

The “Scooby-Doo” reboot is set up with Atlas Entertainment with Charles Roven and Richard Suckle –who produced 2002′s “Scooby-Doo” for Warner Bros., mixing live action actors with the titular Great Dane, which was computer-generated — are producing.

The first film generated $275 million worldwide with Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini and Isla Fisher starring. A “Monsters Unleashed” sequel followed in 2004 with $180 million.

The original animated TV series “Scooby-Doo: Where Are You?” was created by Hanna-Barbera and first aired in 1969.

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- Dave McNary

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