G-Force taking over the top box office spot from Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince wasn’t the only thing happening this weekend, here are some more movie news from the last couple days:

  • King Kong lovers rejoice, may be a new movie that is made soon.  According to Variety, Spirit Pictures producers have picked up the rights to Kong: King of Skull Island, which is a prequel to the more well known Kong movie.  Get more info including who will be a part of the project. (Variety)
  • Paradox Entertainment has a new deal with Dark Horse Comics to  publish books based on its slate of films in development.  Paradox Entertainment, is currently developing a reboot of the “Conan the Barbarian” film franchise. Read all about the joint venture between the two. (Variety)
  • Fast and the Furious in Blu-Ray! ComingSoon.net has an exclusive clip of action pack film that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the Vin Diesel and Paul Walker race. Check it out and tell us what you think. (ComingSoon)
  • New TV-Spot for Stephen Sommers‘ G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra starring Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Sienna Miller, Channing Tatum, Marlon Wayans and Dennis Quaid available on ComingSoon.net.  Tell us your thoughts after you view the video. (ComingSoon)

Everything else is Comic Con related which you can get full coverage on all over screencrave.com.