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Tom Cruise Rocks Out With His Rock of Ages Trailer

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The hit musical Rock of Ages took many of the kitschy but lovably sincere rock anthems of the 1980's and Broadway-ized them. So who better to head up the film adaptation than Adam Shankman, who gave Hairspray a similar stage-to-screen treatment? The film - which stars Julianne Hough, Tom Cruise, Alec Baldwin, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Paul...

Alec Baldwin Ditches Troubled Men in Black III, Heads to Rock of Ages

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One of the greatest books on film is easily Julie Salamon's The Devil's Candy, which chronicled every bad turn Brian De Palma's adaptation of Bonfire of the Vanities took. At this point, one hopes there's an author on set of Men in Black III, as there's undoubtedly a great story to be told about its production....

Mary J. Blige to Star in Rock of Ages: The Movie

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The queen of hip hop and R&B Mary J. Blige is ready to take her vocal talent to the big screen. The award winning singer is in negotiations to star in Adam Shankman's big screen adaptation of the Broadway musical Rock of Ages according to Variety. Shankman will not only direct but he'll also choreograph the entire film similar to what he did for his revamp of...

Adam Shankman to Direct Rock of Ages

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The director of the Hairspray remake will take on the musical Rock of Ages. According to Variety, Adam Shankman is ready for some edgier material and has signed on to helm the screen version of the Broadway play for New Line Cinema. This will be a return to some 80's rock roots for the director who's had his fair share of experience during...