Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Brett Ratner

  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Dwayne Johnson Is Unleashed In First Trailer For Brett Ratner's 'Hercules'

    "I'm just excited that our movies are different and that there are multiple stories of Hercules being told. The Rock's is quite different. It's The Thracian Wars, which are the older stories of Hercules. This is the origin, so it sets it up," Kellan Lutz proclaimed earlier this year, promoting his H...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Razzies 2014: 'Movie 43' Takes Worst Picture, Will & Jaden Smith Heavily Thrown Under Bus For 'After Earth'

    It's game day. The Academy Awards ceremony obvious takes place this evening and so like clockwork, the ignominious folks that run the Razzies Awards have unveiled their list for the worst movies of the year. The biggest story this year is that the Razzie committee failed to award Adam Sandler anythi...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Edward Norton's 'Motherless Brooklyn' Finally Happening Thanks To Brett Ratner

    Way back in 1999, Edward Norton had big plans following David Fincher's "Fight Club" — he was going write, direct and star in an adaptation of Jonathan Lethem's acclaimed novel "Motherless Brooklyn." Obviously, that didn't quite happen. Instead, the project become Norton's great white whale, with no...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    'Beverly Hills Cop' Reboot With Brett Ratner And Eddie Murphy & 'Top Gun 2' Back On At Paramount

    In 1984, the movie gods gave audiences (among lots of other things): "Beverly Hills Cop" and "Terminator." Both became massive franchises, and both sorta fizzled out. But since no property in Hollywood is ever truly buried, both are being revived. Earlier today word arrived that "Terminator"—in addi...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Brett Ratner Talks Roman Polanksi's 'Weekend Of A Champion,' 'Rush Hour 4,' His Version Of Superman & More

    Brett Ratner, the director of the "Rush Hour" films and, most recently, "Tower Heist," isn't someone who you would imagine as being BFFs with Roman Polanski, the arty filmmaker behind such classics as "Chinatown" and "Rosemary's Baby." But this is exactly the case. The two have been great friends fo...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Roman Polanski on Rescuing 'Weekend of a Champion' From Obscurity and His Advice to Filmmakers

    In light of the upcoming November 22 theatrical release of Roman Polanski's restored and re-cut 1972 documentary "Weekend of a Champion," last week's New York City screening paid tribute to the film's decades-long journey by following with a rare press conference that included Polanski himself via S...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Hugh Jackman Eyes Spy Flick 'Section 6,' Angelina Jolie Pads Out 'Unbroken' Cast & More

    For up-and-coming screenwriter Aaron Berg his first screenplay sale couldn't have gone any better. His script, titled "Section 6," sparked a bidding war, with Universal nabbing the rights and paying a cool $1.2 million for his thriller that "follows the World War I-era formation of British intellige...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Hailee Steinfeld Signs On To Play Teenage Assassin In Brett Ratner-Produced ‘Barely Lethal’

    Hailee Steinfeld may have a shot at some sort of record for most projects confirmed and unreleased at one time, with a handful of pending credits including “Romeo and Juliet,” “Ender’s Game,” and Tommy Lee Jones’ “The Homesman,” which was recently announced. Now she’s adding to that list -- Deadline...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    36

    Anna Paquin, Ellen Page & Shawn Ashmore Return For 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past'

    Well, it looks like the gang's all here. Rumors ran rampant that Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days Of Future Past" would be bringing back a number of the series' more well-known characters, with Hugh Jackman confirmed to appear alongside Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan. But Bryan Singer has confirmed via...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    18

    Brett Ratner's 'Hercules' With Dwayne Johnson Gets A Summer 2014 Release Date

    Yep, it's officially official. Late last year, MGM and Paramount decided to team up to back the Brett Ratner directed "Hercules," starring Dwayne Johnson. We hoped that it might be a cruel joke on us all, but alas, it's moving forward.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • If I Stay, Chloe MoretzWatch: Chloe Moretz Falls In Love, Gets ...The Playlist
  • LatinoBuzz: Interview with Laura Checkoway ...SydneysBuzz
  • Old and New: Marco Bellocchio Series ...Caryn James