New Prince Caspian Trailer
Watch and enjoy. And ponder how many times you'll hear the phrase, "darker and grittier than the last one" in the promotional run-up to the release...
You can watch a High Def version over at Trailer Park among other places.
Das Boot Director Ends His Game
Director Wolfgang Petersen is no longer attached to the big screen adaptation of Orson Scott Card's book Ender's Game, according to io9.com . But the author himself is continuing to polish the script - about a child playing a VR war game which potentially has devastating effects in the real world - ready for filming to commence in 2009.
Verhoeven Writes Jesus Biography
"You have ten seconds to convert." RoboCop and Starship Troopers director Paul Verhoeven is set to publish his biography of Jesus in September, according to The Hollywood Reporter . He's put 20- years of research into the book, which apparently claims that Jesus was born as the result of Mary being raped by a Roman soldier (bet Joseph never really believed all that, “No, I'm a virgin… honest!" nonsense), and that he wasn’t betrayed by Judas. Seems his books won’t be any less controversial than his films.
Amy Acker joins Dollhouse
Joss whedon has announced on Whedonesque that Amy Acker, Fred the "Texas twig" in Angel, is joining the cast of Dollhouse as Dr Claire Saunders.