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'Seeker' Finds Its Writer (Exclusive)

Callie Kloves, the up-and-coming writer who is also the daughter of Harry Potter scribe Steve Kloves, has been tapped to adapt Seeker, Sony's big-screen take on the by Arwen Elys Dayton novel.

Mark Gordon is producing the translation of the novel, which doesn't hit shelves until 2015. It will be the first of a trilogy.

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'Flash Gordon' Movie in the Works at Fox (Exclusive)

'Flash Gordon' Movie in the Works at Fox (Exclusive)

Flash Gordon could be rocketing back to the big screen.

Twentieth Century Fox has closed a deal to pick up the screen rights to the pulp comic-strip hero in a package that has John Davis producing and J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay, the up-and-coming scribes who just worked on Star Trek 3, on board to write the script.

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13 HRS

'Walking Dead' Actor Steven Yeun, Felicia Day Voicing Comic Adaptation 'Chew' (Exclusive)

'Walking Dead' Actor Steven Yeun, Felicia Day Voicing Comic Adaptation 'Chew' (Exclusive)

Walking Dead star Steven Yeun and Felicia Day, the creator of web series The Guild, are voice-starring in Chew, the animated feature adaptation of the popular comic from Image Comics.

Jeff Krelitz, who helmed the animated Torchwood: Web of Lies and Peter Panzerfaust, is directing the project, which has a script by Chew co-creator John Layman.

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Doug Liman in Talks to Direct Adaptation of 'Railhead' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

Doug Liman in Talks to Direct Adaptation of 'Railhead' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

Warner Bros. has acquired Philip Reeve's upcoming children's book Railhead, with Doug Liman in negotiations to direct.

Denise Di Novi and Alison Greenspan will produce the adaptation via Di Novi Pictures.

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16 HRS

Trailer Report: Last 'X-Men' Preview Tops Week

Trailer Report: Last 'X-Men' Preview Tops Week

A little Future Past, folks? In a replay of the first X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer's debut, the movie's final coming attraction was top of the list in its first week. 

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17 HRS

'Cold, Cold Heart' Trailer Brings Mr. Freeze to Gotham (Video)

'Cold, Cold Heart' Trailer Brings Mr. Freeze to Gotham (Video)

Things are looking pretty chilly in Gotham City in the launch trailer for the new DLC pack for the Batman: Arkham Origins video game, with Mr. Freeze arriving in the city to cause trouble for the caped crusader and all those who play along with him.

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Marc Webb Teases J. Jonah Jameson in 'Spider-Man's' Future

Marc Webb Teases J. Jonah Jameson in 'Spider-Man's' Future

For all the work Marc Webb, Andrew Garfield and others have done reworking the Amazing Spider-Man movie franchise, one thing is still noticeably missing. For those of us wondering just where J. Jonah Jameson is, however, Webb has an answer.

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18 HRS

'X-Men X-Perience' Tour Promotes 'Days of Future Past' (Video)

'X-Men X-Perience' Tour Promotes 'Days of Future Past' (Video)

With a month left before the release of X-Men: Days of Future Past and the movie’s director suddenly indisposed for reasons that the studio would rather not discuss, Fox has announced something called the X-Men X-Perience, which will take the movie’s stars across the world to promote the feature.

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19 HRS

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci Splitting Up as Movie Team

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci Splitting Up as Movie Team

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, the biggest writing team in modern tentpole movies, are breaking up.

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Disney Chief Talks 'Star Wars' Casting, Budgets and Expectations

Disney Chief Talks 'Star Wars' Casting, Budgets and Expectations

For those curious to find out just who will be hanging around in a galaxy far, far away in J.J. Abrams’ new Star Wars movie, the wait is almost over, with Disney chairman Alan Horn saying that an official casting announcement will be coming “very shortly.”

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Len Wiseman to Direct Skydance's Paranormal Sci-Fi Thriller 'Black Chapter'

Len Wiseman to Direct Skydance's Paranormal Sci-Fi Thriller 'Black Chapter'

Director Len Wiseman and screenwriter Zak Penn have teamed up for Black Chapter, a sci-fi thriller that will be produced and co-financed by Skydance Productions.

Black Chapter centers on an FBI agent who is drawn into a classified military program that trains its operatives to use paranormal abilities. 

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Boom! Studios Expands Exec Lineup as Company Moves to Fox Lot (Exclusive)

Boom! Studios Expands Exec Lineup as Company Moves to Fox Lot (Exclusive)

With Boom! Studios officially opening its doors on the Fox lot, per its first-look deal with the studio, the company has promoted one key player and hired an executive to make moves in the screened entertainment space.

Stephen Christy, who was the editor-in-chief of Boom! imprint Archaia Entertainment, has been named president of development. He will now oversee all film, television, web and animation projects in development across all four of the company’s brands: the core BOOM! label, as well as Archaia, KaBOOM! and BOOM! Box imprints.

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'Batman Beyond' Returns in New Anniversary Short (Video)

'Batman Beyond' Returns in New Anniversary Short (Video)

Award-winning comic book creator and animator Darwyn Cooke has returned to the Dark Knight -- and, specifically, Batman Beyond, the animated property he worked on in the late 1990s -- for a new Warner Bros. short celebrating Batman’s 75th anniversary.

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Did Patrick Stewart Just Accidentally Spoil 'Days of Future Past'?

Did Patrick Stewart Just Accidentally Spoil 'Days of Future Past'?

Has Patrick Stewart accidentally spoiled the fate of one of the characters from next month’s X-Men: Days of Future Past? The actor’s comments in a recent interview suggest that one of the characters from the latest installment of the X-Men franchise won’t make it all the way to the end of the movie. Spoilers ahead, obviously.

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