Movies

How to be in the Zach Galifianakis Asheville-based film – Asheville Citizen-Times

Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014

Zach Galifianakis.(Photo: Dan MacMedan USA TODAY) Tags Zach Galifianakis More details have emerged about the Zach Galifianakis film shooting in the Asheville area this summer. Tona B. Dahlquist Casting posted a casting call for the “Untitled Armored Car Project” June 10 on the company’s Facebook page — and as a comment on a previous story I wrote for the Citizen-Times about the project. The casting call confirms that filming will…

Isa Is the One Syfy Movie You Won’t Want to Miss – io9

Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014

We’ve been excited about Syfy movie Isa ever since we saw the trailers for this smart, original tale of a young woman who discovers that she has a secret brain implant. And it’s networking her mind with an experimental machine that could turn her into a computer processor. Watch it on Syfy tonight! Isa Looks Way More Ambitious Than Your Average Syfy MovieIsa Looks Way More Ambitious Than Your Average…

NC House GOP split as it kills attempt to extend film incentives – News & Observer

Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014

A proposal to extend the state’s film incentives at a lower rate divided House Republican leaders Wednesday as an attempt to preserve them for two more years failed in a committee. Wilmington Republican Rep. Ted Davis authored an amendment to the state budget to extend the tax breaks for movie and television production companies to 2017, reducing the cap on payouts to $15 million from $20 million and lowering the…

Sony developing CG/live-action movie based on ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ – Fox News

Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014

AP/OuiDO Productions “Sonic the Hedgehog” has been the star of numerous games, comics, and an animated television series, so it’s a little surprising that he hasn’t been the subject of a feature film yet. That is going to change though, according to an announcement made this week by Sony Pictures Entertainment. Sony and Japanese animated film production company Marza Animation Planet are teaming up to produce a hybrid, CG-animated/live-action feature…

Movie will depict tragic tale of Texas football player – USA TODAY

Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014

Former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Jordan Shipley (left) talks with Aaron Eckhart (right) during filming of “My All American”, which stars Aaron Eckhart as coach Darrell Royal and Finn Wittrock as Freddie Steinmark, and portrays Steinmark’s uplifting story leading up to the 1969 “Big Shootout” national title game and the cancer that would ultimately claim his life less than two years later.(Photo: USA TODAY Sports) AUSTIN — The tale has…