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  • 10 Sci-Fi Movies That Got the Future Really Wrong

    Science fiction movies love setting themselves in the future, but they don’t always get it right. But these movies got it really, really wrong.

    (2) by Matt DiGiulio
  • 10 Special Effects Fails in Popular Movies

    Even big budget films can suffer from bad special effects. Here are the worst of the worst from big budget movies.

    (5) by Molly Freeman
  • 12 Best Comics Books Spawned From Movies

    Comic book movies might be all the rage the last few years, but check out these movies that went on to spawn comic adaptations and sequels.

    (5) by Leo Johnson
  • 10 Wrestlers You Didn’t Know Appeared in Movies

    Few pro wrestlers have managed to find Hollywood fame, but plenty more cameoed in films without fans ever realizing it. Here are our favorites!

    (20) by Andrew Dyce
  • Escape From New York Remake: Luther Creator To Pen Script

    Fox has signed Luther writer Neil Cross to pen the upcoming remake of John Carpenter’s 1981 classic Escape From New York.

    (32) by Conner Schwerdtfeger
  • ‘Escape from New York’ Remake Rights Acquired by Fox

    Fox has secured the rights to remake ‘Escape from New York’ – and apparently John Carpenter will have ‘creative influence over the project.’

    (34) by Ben Moore
  • ‘Escape from New York’ Remake Actor Shortlist Includes Charlie Hunnam?

    A recent report suggests a new shortlist of actors – including Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy) – that may play Snake Plissken in a team-based remake of ‘Escape from New York.’

    (67) by Molly Freeman
  • Joel Silver Talks ‘Escape from New York’ Trilogy & ‘Batman: Arkham City’ Inspiration

    Producer Joel Silver (Die Hard, The Matrix) provides an update on the long-in-development remake of ‘Escape from New York.’

    (25) by Anthony Vieira
  • ‘Escape from New York’ Remake: Tom Hardy & Jason Statham on Shortlist?

    A recent report indicates that Tom Hardy and Jason Statham are on the shortlist to play Snake Plissken in the ‘Escape From New York’ remake.

    (75) by Ben Moore
  • ‘Escape From New York’ Reboot Trilogy Coming; Starting With a Prequel

    It sounds like the ‘Escape From New York’ reboot is being set aside in favor of an entire trilogy. A wise move, or still a misguided attempt?

    (84) by Andrew Dyce
  • Rumor Patrol: Jeremy Renner to Star in ‘Escape From New York’ Remake? [Updated]

    Early reports suggest that Jeremy Renner is in negotiations to take on the iconic role of Snake Plissken – the ‘Escape from New York’ character once portrayed by Kurt Russell.

    (36) by Roth Cornet
  • Is Timothy Olyphant The New Snake Plissken?

    Director Breck Eisner wants Timothy Olyphant for the role of Snake Plissken in his Escape From New York remake.

    (87) by Chris Schrader
  • Crazies Director Could Helm Escape from New York Remake

    New Line plots another Escape from New York, with The Crazies director Breck Eisner reportedly being tapped to helm the remake.

    (25) by Terry Mallinder
  • Escape From New York… Again

    A couple of days ago the news dropped that his cult classic Kurt Russell horror film The Thing was getting a prequel and now we find out that his other Russell movie Escape from New York is going to be remade.

    (23) by Paul Young
  • Movie News Grab Bag

    (6) by Vic Holtreman