THE DAILY BULLETIN #3 – THE DARK KNIGHT RISES RECEIVES SHOOTING DATE, JANE EYRE TRAILER RELEASED AND LATEST ON OLDBOY REMAKE

by Laurent Kelly

Daily news from the fast moving world of film.

DARK KNIGHT RISES SET TO SHOOT IN APRIL 2011

The Dark Knight Rises, the much anticipated follow up to box office sensation The Dark Knight is rumoured to begin principal photography next April in New Orleans, Louisiana. Chicago will still be used as the location for Gotham City as it was for the two previous installments under the direction of Christopher Nolan. It has also been confirmed that The Riddler will not be making an appearance in the film as villain speculation becomes increasingly intense. Unfortunately it’s going to be a long wait for Bat Lovers as the film is not scheduled to hit theatres until July 20th, 2012.

SOURCE: SCI-FI MAFIA

JANE EYRE TRAILER RELEASED

The trailer for the recent film adaptation of the literary classic Jane Eyre has been revealed. The cast features Judi Dench, Jamie Bell and Sally Hawkins and the first glimpse of footage is available via total film.

READ THE FULL STORY HERE:  WATCH THE JANE EYRE TRAILER OVER AT TOTAL FILM.COM

OLDBOY REMAKE IS GATHERING STEAM

I didn’t warm to the original Japanese film though I understand that it earnt a popular stream of followers who will be very eager to see what happens when the film is remade. Remakes are so common these days that if an overseas film becomes succesful we now sort of take it for granted that it will be given the Hollwood treatment. Sometimes these adaptations are pretty good though its a shame that more original ideas aren’t being generated. Anyway enough ranting and onto the story in hand.

Variety are reporting that a script has been sent to Mandgate pictures and the film’s producers who seem quite enarmoured with the idea will most likely send the film in the direction of Steven Spielberg. Should the iconic director turn the project down the film could end up in the hands of either Danny Boyle or Matthew Vaughn.

READ THE FULL STORY HERE: Ropeofsillicon.com have the full story here

That’s all for today’s Daily Bulletin. But stay tuned for more news tomorrow.

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