September 3, 2008

Millar Wants LotR Style Superman Trilogy

Mark Millar, the comic writer who brought you this summer’s Wanted, is doing a bit of “wanting” of his own. This time he’s got his eyes on the alleged Superman reboot now that Warner Bros. plans to kick Superman Returns’ director Bryan Singer to the curb. Millar wouldn’t be directing, but he just might be […]

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September 2, 2008

The Voice Of Movie Trailers, Don LaFontaine, Has Passed Away

In a world of movie trailers, there was one voice that could save us all… Don LaFontaine. Yesterday, Don LaFontaine, 68, passed away leaving millions of movie goers without a guide. The name might not strike you, but you know the voice a hundred times over. He’s that voice. The voice of movie trailers everywhere. […]

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August 28, 2008

Thinking Of Seeing ‘Babylon A.D.’ This Weekend? Don’t.

Now this is disappointing. I love a good sci-fi flick featuring a sleek futuristic landscape. So “Babylon A.D.” made an appealing attraction for me up until this evening. After reading how the director, Kassovitz, hates his own movie so much I was a bit concerned. Then I saw this: Yes, that’s right. 0% approval rating. […]

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August 25, 2008

Capt Shia LaHook Shows Off Hand Damage On Transformers 2 Set

After delaying production of “Transformers 2” for days due to his drunk driving mishap, Shia LaBeouf is back on the set and showing off his damage. Michael Bay told us he’d be writing the hand injury into the story and it appears he did just that. Looks like he even went beyond that with a […]

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August 25, 2008

Kevin Smith Hasn’t Seen JJ Abram’s “Star Trek”, But If He Did He Really Liked It

In one of those cases where you’re prevented from disclosing certain details about a certain thing you’ve only got so many options to leak info. Kevin Smith is in that situation after having definitely not just watched JJ Abram’s reboot for “Star Trek”. And by “definitely not” I mean “definitely did”. TrekMovie landed the denial […]

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August 20, 2008

Fox Doesn’t Want You To Watch The Watchmen

“Some men aren’t looking for anything logical. They can’t be bought, bullied, reasoned, or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn.” Alfred was talking about The Joker in “The Dark Knight”, but he could have been talking about 20th Century Fox. Set to release in March 2009 is Warner Bros. long […]

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August 14, 2008

Tropic Thunder: Lightning Review

I’m not getting into doing movie reviews here on Hollywood Hills, but I wanted to put out a quick recommendation for this weekend’s new release “Tropic Thunder”. Set as a movie within a movie this action comedy is very entertaining as it powers through its 1hr 47mins. The leading cast does an awesome job as […]

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August 12, 2008

Angelina Jolie Steals Tom Cruise’s ‘Salt’

After being unwilling to pay Tom Cruise his fee of $20 million to star in “Edwin A. Salt”, Columbia Pictures dropped the Top Gun from its spy thriller. Now, after just three weeks of searching they believe they have found the perfect replacement. Turns out, Edwin must be a girl’s name: Once expected to star […]

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August 9, 2008

Bernie Mac Has Passed Away At Age 50

Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actor and comedian Bernie Mac has passed away at age 50. His publicist released the information this morning. Earlier in the week Mac had been submitted to a Chicago hospital for pneumonia, but with hopeful diagnosis on his condition. Despite his recent tuffle with the Obama fundraiser, Bernie Mac was […]

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August 6, 2008

Update – Quentin Tarantino Allegedly Casting Britney Spears In “Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill!”

Update: That didn’t last long. Britney’s reps have come out and announced that she’ll be focusing on her next album and not doing any movies. More details at Snark Food. Let me say up front that I am cautiously reporting this under the “alleged” category because the whole thing sounds ludicrous. That said, the UK’s […]

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