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The Mask: extra nerdy facts about the 1990s Jim Carrey hit

22 September 2017 7:49 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Simon Brew Sep 25, 2017

The Mask started life as a horror movie - but it'd turn into the film that made Jim Carrey a flat-out movie star...

Summer 1994 was an unpredictable time at the box office for Hollywood studios. The year before, Jurassic Park had smashed box office records, but twelve months on, films such as The Flintstones and Beverly Hills Cop 3 were struggling to emulate its success. There were some solid hits: The Client, Maverick and True Lies, for instance. But there was also a sense of things changing. The big money of summer 1994 was being taken by sleeper successes such as Forrest Gump and Speed.

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In the midst of this, though, emerged two brand new movie stars.

In February 1994, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective had introduced the world properly to Jim Carrey on the big screen, »

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Jamie Lee Curtis to Star in, Produce Funeral Home Comedy in Development at CBS (Exclusive)

19 September 2017 4:00 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Jamie Lee Curtis will star in and executive produce a new multi-cam comedy in development at CBS, Variety has learned exclusively.

The project, titled “Quality of Life” is described as a multi-generational sitcom set at a family-run funeral home, tackling life through the unique perspective that growing up in a funeral home gives you. Curtis will play the family matriarch. She and Janis Hirsch came up with the story for the project, with Hirsch writing the script. Both Curtis and Hirsch will also executive produce, along with Eric and Kim Tannenbaum. CBS Television Studios will produce.

The news comes on the heels of the announcement that Curtis will reprise her iconic role as Laurie Strode in the upcoming “Halloween” film. Curtis’ character will have a final confrontation with Michael Myers, the ghoulish masked figure who has plagued her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. Franchise »

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James Cameron Bringing ‘True Lies’ To TV

19 September 2017 9:59 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

The Ridley Scott-ing of James Cameron‘s careers continues to push forward, with no end in sight. With the filmmaker already working on his multiple sequels to “Avatar,” and getting ready to reboot the “Terminator” series, now he’s plucking another title from this catalog and bringing to TV. Guess you gotta pay for those pea protein factories somehow.

The director’s Lightstorm Entertainment and 20th Century Fox TV are teaming up to develop a TV series based on Cameron’s 1994 blockbuster “True Lies.” The film, which starred Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis and hasn’t aged well at all, tells the story of an ordinary married man, who’s actually a spy for  a secret government agency, with his wife all the while believing he’s just boring computer salesman.

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- Kevin Jagernauth

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Lethal Weapon's Riggs Is High (on Life?) in Deleted Season 1 Scene

19 September 2017 7:31 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

Warning: This exclusive deleted scene from Lethal Weapon‘s first season may give you the munchies.

The moment, cut from Episode 3, “Best Buds,” shows Clayne Crawford’s Riggs doing something kinda sweet for his new-ish partner, Damon Wayans’ Murtaugh. But as Murtaugh tucks into the delicious treat Martin brings him, Riggs — in the driver’s seat — announces that he’s maybe kinda a little under the influence.

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Is Riggs actually high? Probably. (We mean, have you met him?)

The exchange is featured on the Fox series’ Season 1 Blu-ray and DVD, »

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First Last Man on Earth Season 4 Promo: Kristen Wiig Is Back (and She's Got the Breast of Intentions)

19 September 2017 7:25 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

We’re going to go out on a limb and say Last Man on Earth‘s Season 4 premiere on Oct. 1 (9:30/8:30c on Fox) will feature some kind of time jump — and the (apparent) proof is in the exclusive video above. 

In the final moments of Season 3, our survivors were introduced to Kristen Wiig’s Pamela Brinton when she boarded their yacht and promptly murdered evil Pat Brown (Mark Boone Junior). Well, based on this first Season 4 promo, Pamela now appears to be just another member of the wacky family. Will Forte’s Tandy, in particular, seems quite smitten »

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Sytycd Performance Finale Recap: Who Will (and Should) Win Season 14?

18 September 2017 8:00 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Feeling emotional about the imminent end of So You Think You Can Dance‘s 14th season? Well, Monday’s penultimate episode made it clear that you are not alone.

Only seven days remain until the Fox competition series crowns its newest champion, and at least one All-Star was feeling very sentimental during the performance finale. Just after she reprised her Top 9 contemporary routine with Kiki, Jenna Johnson burst into tears, revealing to Cat Deeley between sobs, “I’m just so sad… because I love dancing with him!”

Suffice to say, Monday’s broadcast was packed with similar nostalgia, as the »

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True Lies TV Series in the Works

18 September 2017 1:02 PM, PDT | FilmJunk | See recent FilmJunk news »

We’ve been hearing about the possibility of a True Lies sequel ever since the original hit theatres back in 1994 and became one of the highest grossing movies of the year. James Cameron claimed in the early 2000s that 9/11 had forced to him to abandon the project and yet Tom Arnold continued to bring […] »

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TV Talk: Highs and Lows from the 2017 Emmy Awards; ‘American Vandal’ Review

18 September 2017 11:59 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

On this episode of Collider TV Talk (September 18, 2017) Josh Macuga, David Griffin and Emma Fyffe discuss: Emmys Highs and Lows Fox developing True Lies series American Vandal on Netflix - Full series review Weekend Highs and Lows - The Deuce and Halt and Catch Fire Twitter Questions Pick of the Day - If you could win an Emmy, what would you want to win it for? [caption id="attachment_585312" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Image via 20th Century Fox[/caption]… »

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"True Lies" TV Series

17 September 2017 7:24 AM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

According to studio reports, Fox is developing a new TV series, adapting director James Cameron's terrorist-killing, 'action comedy' spy feature "True Lies" (1994), giving the project a 'put pilot' commitment:

"...'Harry Tasker' leads a double life. While his wife 'Helen' and daughter 'Dana' believe him to be a run-of-the-mill computer salesman...

"...he is actually a 'black operative' for the covert counter-terrorism task force 'Omega Sector'..."

McG will direct the pilot from a script by Marc Guggenheim, executive produced by Cameron. 

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James Cameron, McG and Marc Guggenheim team for True Lies TV series

16 September 2017 2:01 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

True Lies is heading to the small screen, with THR reporting that Fox has given a put pilot commitment to a TV reboot of the 1994 action-comedy.

Marc Guggenheim (Arrow) is penning the script and McG (Charlie’s Angels) has signed on to direct. They will also executive produce along with James Cameron, who wrote, produced and directed the original film. The TV reboot is described as “a modern version of the story about how a suburban couple adjusts when one of them is revealed to be a spy.”

True Lies starred Arnold Schwarzenegger as Harry Tasker, a family man posing as a computer salesman, who is actually leading a double life as a black ops agent. Also featuring in the cast of the film were Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Arnold, Bill Paxton, Art Malik and Tia Carrere. »

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‘True Lies’ Is Getting a TV Series Reboot at Fox

16 September 2017 11:00 AM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

Though Terminator 2: Judgment Day is obviously the more acclaimed and beloved collaboration between director James Cameron and star Arnold Schwarzenegger, there is still plenty of love for the action comedy True Lies out there. The film has inexplicably yet to be released in high-definition, and you can’t even find it to download or stream […]

The post ‘True Lies’ Is Getting a TV Series Reboot at Fox appeared first on /Film. »

- Ethan Anderton

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Jamie Lee Curtis Returns For 40th Anniversary ‘Halloween’ Movie. But Can The Series Stay Relevant?

16 September 2017 10:55 AM, PDT | Age of the Nerd | See recent Age of the Nerd news »

It was strongly hinted on social media that True Lies star, Jamie Lee Curtis will be reprising her role as the virginal Laurie Strode in the upcoming Halloween sequel, scheduled to be released on October 19th, 2018.

A message on her official Facebook page read as follows:

Same porch. Same clothes. Same issues. 40 years later. Headed back to Haddonfield one last time for Halloween. Release date 10/19/18.

A picture of Jamie Lee Curtis wearing the same clothes that her 40 year younger self wore in the original Halloween back in 1978 with her knife wielding adversary, Michael Myers in the background accompanied the post. It has gotten fans wild over her return and there is already a lot of speculation on a lot of things about the new movie. Here it is below.

But the one thing that some are seemingly confused about is the fact that Laurie met her death at the hands of Myers in Halloween Resurrection, »

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True Lies TV show in the works

15 September 2017 6:14 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

David Crow Sep 18, 2017

Charlie's Angels director McG and Arrow showrunner Marc Guggenheim are set to produce a True Lies reboot for television...

Arguably, James Cameron’s True Lies has not aged as gracefully over the years as some of his other action blockbusters. It's certainly not a perfect film, but it's still pretty damn hilarious, and a pretty clever riff on the spy genre. Mixing matrimony and spymania has often been something filmmakers have toyed with, from Mr. & Mrs. Smith to Mission: Impossible 3. Still, no one does it better, in terms of ‘90s action glee, than a pun-dispensing Arnold Schwarzenegger - so it was probably inevitable that True Lies would get a reboot of some sort.

Enter Fox’s newest television remake prospect.

As revealed via Deadline, the new series is in development at 20th Century Television, with McG and Arrow’s Marc Guggenheim credited as creators and executive producers. »

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James Cameron to produce TV reboot of True Lies for Fox

15 September 2017 4:31 PM, PDT | | See recent JoBlo news »

We may still be waiting for True Lies to be released on Blu-ray, but it's entirely possible that a TV reboot of the James Cameron flick may be the first out of the gate. Per THR, Twentieth Century Fox Television has given out a sizable put-pilot commitment for a television adapation of True Lies, which is set to be penned by Marc Guggenheim (Arrow). Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger as Harry Tasker, a... Read More »

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James Cameron Is Flying True Lies in to Fox

15 September 2017 3:45 PM, PDT | TVGuide - Breaking News | See recent TVGuide - Breaking News news »

Fox made Lethal Weapon into a moderate success and now it will not give up the ghost of making yesteryear action movies into hit series. That's actually good news because the network has convinced James Cameron -- yes, the James Cameron -- to adapt his '90s Arnold Schwarzenegger starrer True Lies


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James Cameron to Reboot True Lies as TV Series at Fox

15 September 2017 3:33 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Arrow's Marc Guggenheim will write the script

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- Jenna Busch

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True Lies TV Show Reboot is Moving Forward

15 September 2017 3:32 PM, PDT | | See recent Screen Rant news »

A TV reboot of James Cameron's 1994 action comedy True lies is moving forward at Fox, with Cameron on-board as an executive producer. »

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James Cameron is producing a TV reboot of True Lies

15 September 2017 3:03 PM, PDT | | See recent The AV Club news »

Forcing us all to give serious consideration to the question “Who is the modern-day Tom Arnold?” Deadline reports that James Cameron is set to serve as a producer on an in-development remake of his 1994 action film True Lies. But while Cameron seems happy to lend his name to the project, it sounds like day-to-day…

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Fox Working on ‘True Lies’ TV Series with James Cameron and Marc Guggenheim

15 September 2017 2:46 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

For well over a decade after it hit theaters, people would keep asking if James Cameron ever planned to make a sequel to his 1994 action-comedy True Lies. The premise seemed ripe for franchising as it followed a spy (Arnold Schwarzenegger) who tries to keep his profession a secret from his wife (Jamie Lee Curtis) and daughter (Eliza Dushku) until his worlds collide. And yet as Schwarzenegger got older and Cameron decided he wanted to make Avatar movies forever, chances for a sequel became slimmer and slimmer. Now it looks like a sequel is dead as True Lies aims … »

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‘True Lies’ TV Show in the Works With James Cameron as Executive Producer, Because There’s No Party Like a Reboot Party

15 September 2017 2:33 PM, PDT | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

Oh, you thought the trend of movies being adapted for the small screen had died down? Sorry to let you down, friend, but “True Lies” is being turned into a TV show, too. A new take on James Cameron’s action flick — which he wrote, directed, and produced in between “Terminator 2: Judgment Day” and “Titanic” — is headed to Fox.

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Arrow” executive producer Marc Guggenheim is on screenplay duty, with Cameron and McG onboard as an executive producers; if a pilot is ordered, the “Terminator Salvation” and “Charlie’s Angels” helmer will direct as well. Released in 1994 and based on the 1991 French comedy, “True Lies” starred Arnold Schwarzenegger as a spy and Jamie Lee Curtis as his wife, who’s unaware of her husband’s actual career. Tom Arnold, Bill Paxton, Eliza Dushku, and »

- Michael Nordine

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