‘Back to the Future’ to be adapted for Broadway?

Marty and Doc to The Great White Way...By Tara Fowler, Source: Digital Spy

Back to the Future could be heading to Broadway.

The 1985 film, which featured Michael J Fox as a teenager sent back in time, could be adapted for the stage, according to Deadline.

Writer and director Robert Zemeckis is currently in negotiations to pen a stage version of the classic film. The 60-year-old would be joined by his writing partner Bob Gale and the movie’s composer Alan Silvestri. Continue reading

Mars Needs Mom failure kills Zemeckis’ Yellow Submarine remake

Buy Buy Yellow Submarine

If you’ve ever seen the 1968 movie Yellow Submarine, you know it’s a psychedelic animated film starring the Beatles, who battle the invading Blue Meanies with their music. And if you were looking forward to a modern update brought to you by Robert Zemeckis—director of Back to the Future, Contact and Beowulf—well, we have bad news for you. Disney has scuttled the ship.

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Earth Station One Episode 35 – The Episode That Must Not Be Named!!

Earth Station One Episode 35 - The Episode That Must Not Be Named!!

Grab your wands and broom sticks today we are going to be exploring the word of Harry Potter. We will doing a review of the new Harry Potter movie “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows’. Then we will be all gathering our friends together and having a round table to discuss how the Harry Potter Books compare to the Movies.

Join us for another fun filled podcast that we like to call Episode 35 – The Episode That Must Not Be Named!!

Table of Contents
0:00:00 Intro / Welcome
0:02:33 Rants & Raves – Murray Gold / Robert Zemeckis / World of Warcraft / Doctor Who News
0:26:59 The Geek Seat w/ Jennifer
0:33:34 Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Movie Review
1:08:36 Harry Potter Books vs. Movies
1:35:28 Show Close

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Zemeckis to direct Wizard of Oz remake using original 1939 script

Oh No No NO NO NO NO REMAKES!!

Warner Bros. Pictures reportedly wants Robert Zemeckis to direct a remake of The Wizard of Oz … and the studio already has a script ready to go. All I can say is:
NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO,NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO

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Travel in Time W/ BACK TO THE FUTURE Anniversary Annotations

Happy Anniversary Back to the Future

Twenty-five years ago on this day, October 26, a dog named Einstein and a teenager named Marty McFly became time travelers. This past weekend saw the re-release of the film “Back to the Future” in many AMC theaters and the BTTF trilogy has just been released on Blu-Ray. So to celebrate this beloved film and today’s special date, Newsrama came up with annotations on the first film of the trilogy. This is written in roughly the order of when events and characters appear on screen, so when you watch the film next time you can follow along with these fun facts.

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‘Back To The Future’ to get US re-release

All We Need To Do Is Hit 88 Miles an Hour

Ok, now this is a really cool way to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Back To the Future. It’s hard to believe it’s been 25 years since the original came out, and it’s scary to think we only have five years till we hit the time Marty went to in Part 2. Now, where the heck are the flying cars? Check your local theaters to see if they will be having a screening in a town near you. Thoughts?

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