After talking about who might be involved, VH1 has a note about who turned down an invitation to the party. Director Eli Roth said, "It's interesting, because I've had opportunities to do franchise movies. Once your movie opens at #1, you're offered everything. There were movies like 'Halo,' and they're remaking 'The Hulk' again, and 'Die Hard 4,' and I just thought I'd rather write and direct and do my own thing. I don't need to jump to a $100 million movie." So there ...
QUIET ON THE SET
Bit of a slow news day, but it's been hot and heavy for a while. That's why we can't do this without you. The rumors, the scoops, the set photos -- they're all fueled by passionate fans emailing in the goods. The ones who ask, "What do you mean your sister's dating somebody who works for Miles Millar?" The ones who know the code names of movie projects and scour city permit filings for them. The devoted, the involved. Fans, just like you. Whatever you know, we wanna know, and whether you want your name shouted to the web's rafters or kept closer than a classified report, we've got you covered like a comforter. Broadcasting live from Los Angeles, this is your humble scribe Hannibal Tabu (web site, MySpace blog) saying thank you for your time and indulgence, and "enough talk -- let's go make with the 'biff' and the 'pow' already."