Saban boards Bruce Willis sci-fi ‘Breach’

Saban Films has been busy at the American Film Market. The company announced today that they have acquired North American rights to John Suits’ (Pandemic, The Scribbler) Breach starring Golden Globe Award winner Bruce Willis (Glass, Die Hard franchise). Breach follows a young stowaway (Kearsley) aboard an interstellar ark to New Earth. With the help … Continue reading “Saban boards Bruce Willis sci-fi ‘Breach’”

‘Yippee Ki Yay’ Willis is back with DieHard… batteries

This Reel Ad of the Week is the bomb. Literally. On Sunday, DieHard brand batteries delivered big time. For the first time, Advance Auto Parts, Inc. brought together DieHard the battery and Die Hard the motion picture in a 2-minute film in which Hollywood legend Bruce Willis reprises his role of explosive Detective John McClane. … Continue reading “‘Yippee Ki Yay’ Willis is back with DieHard… batteries”

‘Call of Duty’ sued for copyright infringement

It’s war. A well-known writer and photographer of post-apocalyptic and military- inspired images and stories has filed an infringement suit against Activision Blizzard, the publishers of the video game franchise Call of Duty, claiming the company’s “Mara” character is copied from his copyrighted character and images. Clayton Haugen, whose most recent production credit was as a writer for the 2020 … Continue reading “‘Call of Duty’ sued for copyright infringement”

Surprise! These are Christmas movies, too

Christmas is this week and not everyone is into the same old, typical Christmas romantic comedy tropes or the “feel good”, heartwarming “spirit of the season” sappy films with a moral to the story. Sometimes, you just want to sit down and pass the time watching quality films that might take place around Christmas, but … Continue reading “Surprise! These are Christmas movies, too”

Michael Bay signs with Supply&Demand

Bi-coastal production company Supply&Demand has added American film director and producer Michael Bay to its roster of award-winning talent. One of the most commercially successful directors in history, Bay is perhaps best known for his big-budget and excitement-rich action films, yet the filmmaker also has an extensive pedigree in advertising and music videos. A graduate … Continue reading “Michael Bay signs with Supply&Demand”

Highland Film Group announces ’13 Minutes’ cast

Trace Adkins (Deepwater Horizon, The Lincoln Lawyer) is the latest to run for cover in the upcoming Highland Film Group disaster film 13 Minutes. Adkins joins Golden Globe-nominated Thora Birch (The Walking Dead, The Last Black Man in San Francisco), Peter Facinelli (Twilight saga, Countdown) Tony Award nominated and Emmy award winner Anne Heche (The … Continue reading “Highland Film Group announces ’13 Minutes’ cast”