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Brett Ratner talks to MTV about Conan script

Again Mr. Brett Ratner, the man of a thousand projects, talks to MTV about the new Conan Movie and this time about the script in question. He still does not say that he is with the project, but the specifies that the script he looked at was written from Dirk Blackman and Howard McCain and […]

Conan REH stories brought to life in a TV series by a British Production company

As reported in the official Conan boards a British production company, also consisting of people who created the Rome TV series, are planning to pursue a TV series based on Robert E. Howard’s Conan short stories. Due to Copyright reasons they are going to use the Public Domain stories as the source for the series, […]

Solomon Kane film is nearly finished

Solomon Kane is another one of Robert E. Howards more famous characters he created in his short stories and poems. Just as Conan he is kind of a bad-ass and the stories itself are just as action packed and well written, so i thought i give you an update on the status of this REH […]

Preview of the Conan Screenplay First Draft by Thomas Donnelly

A supposed to be preview of the first draft of the screenplay by Thomas Donelly seems to have slipped into public and some reviewer got its hands on the script. Latinoreview.com have published a preview of the screenplay in a kind of video-podcast where a speaker talks about the rough ongoings in the Conan script. […]

Brett Ratner talks about Conan casting in MTV interview

This guy is really not letting any of his fishes slip. Yesterday MTV interviewed Ratner and asked him some questions about Conan casting. While MTV might over interpret his answers, as he is just stating what he thinks might be best, this could also mean that Mr. Project Ratner, the man of a thousand projects […]

Brett Ratner off Conan for now?

Since the latest news hinted at a soon to be started shooting of the new Conan movie, this news reported by geeksofdoom (via CB) hints at the fact that Ratner might just miss his opportunity to ruin bring our most beloved Cimmerian to life. Ratner’s next movie seems to be a team-up project of Chris […]

Millenium Films extended their option on Conan license

As announced in this swedish press release, which thankfully was translated by Gullbrand Millenium Films extended their option on the Conan movie license. Option on Conan films extended for around four million kroner (Swedish currency) The production company Millennium Films has, in accordance to the agreement, extended it’s option to produce films with Paradox Entertainment’s […]

While we wait…

In times when true men patiently wait for more news or rumors on the upcoming Conan movie, they often refer to distraction and since the lamentation of the women would be a too obvious choice, we fall back to more standard distractions. First we start with a refreshing remake of “Barbarian” from the C64. This […]

Brett Ratner still on the project?

Rumours, Rumours everyday, but what would we do without them? We would be bored, right? 🙂 Drew McWeeny wrote in an article on hitfix that even though he thinks it seems unrealistic how many movies Brett is doing right now he was together with Avi in Bulgaria. Because Ratner was in Bulgaria this week.  With […]

Conan of Bulgaria?

One of the companies involved in the production of the new Conan movie is Nu Image/Millienium Pictures. They have a studio facility in Bulgaria. In fact, Fredrik Malmberg confirmed that he expects at least some filming to take place in Bulgaria. So now we may have a sneak peak into the sets that may be […]

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