28 weeks later
Universal Pictures may have found a new director for the Bioshock videogame movie adaptation in the form of Juan Carlos Fresnadillo.Â Gore Verbinski stepped down from the Take-Two Interactive flick as the director, but is still on board as the producer. Verbinski opted out of directing because the studio’s budget plan for the film has been revamped to lense abroad in order to take advantage of tax credits and favorable exchange rates. Verbinski couldn’t do an overseas shoot due to other film projects he is currently involved in.Â On the plus side, fans of 28 Weeks Later, know Fresnadillo can
This week, Boom! Studios sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of 28 DAYS LATER #1, THE INCREDIBLES #0, THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK: THE TREASURE OF PEG-LEG WILSON #2, THE UNKNOWN #4, JENNIFERâ€™S BODY HC, THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK TPB, TOY STORY: THE MYSTERIOUS STRANGER TPB.
Variety floats out a report that has been circulating around H’wood since Friday – 20th Century Fox has closed down Fox Atomic, the production company responsible for 28 Weeks Later, The Hills Have Eyes II, and many other films in the genre. Atomic was hoping to make its biggest mark later this year with two potentially commercial films: the July 10 opener “I Love You, Beth Cooper,” directed by Chris Columbus and starring Hayden Panettiere, and “Jenniferâ€™s Body,” the Diablo Cody-scripted, Karyn Kusama-directed horror film that stars Megan Fox and Amanda Seyfried. That film will be released Sept. 18. It’s
Boom! Studios is on a role lately with all the properties it has been acquiring to turn into comics.Â Announced over the weekend that the first title released in the partnership with Fox Atomic Comics will be the running zomibe thriller 28 Days Later. Initial launch story will be firmly based in 28 DAYS LATER continuity with the first arc focusing on Selena. Bridging the gap between 28 DAYS LATER and 28 WEEKS LATER, a few key questions will be answered along the way: what happened to Selena after 28 DAYS LATER? How did Selena happen upon the machete she