Frankenweenie’s London Premier to be Broadcast Across the UK!!

FRANKENWEENIE will be having its European premiere by opening the 56th BFI London Film Festival, and lucky UK residents can watch simultaneous premieres in 30 cinemas nationwide. The festival will also host The Art of Frankenweenie Exhibition from October 17-21, 2012. Check out the press release: BFI Press Thursday, 23 August 2012 Opening Night film … Continue reading

Disney Snatches up Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book … Director Announced

Disney recently purchased Neil Gaiman’s THE GRAVEYARD BOOK in a high six-figure deal, according to The book attracted attention at every studio upon release, and it was optioned for a large fee by UK Effects House Framestore, along with Wayfare’s Ben Browning. They had Neil Jordan attached to direct, but never got it off … Continue reading

Edgar Wright to Direct Johnny Depp in ‘The Night Stalker’ Redux?

First DARK SHADOWS and now THE NIGHT STALKER??  I’m game!!  According to, Disney is setting up Edgar Wright (director of SHAUN OF THE DEAD) to helm a film remake of the TV movie/series, THE NIGHT STALKER.  Disney is developing the film as a potential vehicle for Johnny Depp who will play Carl Kolchak, a tabloid … Continue reading