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'Terminator: Genesis' Gets Jai Courtney As It's Kyle Reese

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Those working behind the scenes on casting Terminator: Genesis have been desperately searching for the perfect guy to play Kyle Reese. Who could it be? There's been some murmurs that either Boyd Holbrook or Jai Courtney were going to grab the role, but today they've made their decision. Kyle Reese will now be played by Jai Courtney, and that news doesn't have too...

'Terminator' Reboot Finds Tentative Title

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Though we're still not sure who'll play the role of Sarah Connor in the Terminator reboot, Annapurna Pictures and Skydance Productions have now given the movie a working title. The pic will be called Terminator: Genesis, but this name isn't set in stone yet. As the movie nears its date of release, the title could change into something else (though that's not...

'Terminator' Remake Is Close To Getting Its Sarah Connor

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The search continues for the perfect Sarah Connor in the upcoming Terminator remake, or at least the casting list is being narrowed down. There's two ladies that could potentially become the heroine in the new film, but the question is who they'll cast.

'Terminator 5': Paramount Grabs The Distribution Rights

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Further confirmation that Terminator 5 is actually somehow happening, despite the sheer awfulness of Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines and Terminator Salvation: Paramount Pictures is now in negotiations to own the distribution rights for the Terminator franchise.  Not only is this another very large feather in...

New 'Terminator' Film Gets A Pair Of Screenwriters

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It’s been a while since there were any rumblings on the Terminator 5 front—the last was a cryptic tweet from Annapurna Pictures, which now owns the rights to the franchise, back in November.   But news broke today that the film is officially happening, as two screenwriters have been brought in to hammer out the story.

'Terminator 5': Apparently, It's Still Happening

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It’s that time of year again, when the rumors about a Terminator 5 begin to circulate anew, once again struggling to continue a series that began with a great first film, followed by a perfect sequel, followed by two films that, well… at the least the special effects were pretty good.  Read on for the latest in Terminator 5 happenings.

Blu-ray and DVD Picks for August 28 - September 3

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This week it feels like you can recreate the pleasure and pain of going to the movies in early May at a giant megaplex. Many of this week’s releases came out in April or (in one case) May. But if it’s not movies that interest you, there’s also a ton of television hitting. Let’s see, shall we?

The Top 10 Most Berserk Computers In Film

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Computers.  As is the case with sentient robots, cinema has warned us repeatedly that the instant we give our Macs, iPads, X-Boxes and missile defense systems the ability to think on their own, that’s pretty much the end of humanity as we know it.  Film after film, from sci-fi warnings to horror fantasias to action adventures, self-aware computers have been portrayed as instantly godlike...

Justin Lin Bails On Directing Two Upcoming Terminator Sequels

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Jeez—the sixth Fast and Furious film continues to be the speedy little car sequels that keeps destroying the sequels to other franchises that should be long dead.  Just as the upcoming Fast and Furious film’s scheduling requirements forced director Justin Lin to bail on production of the upcoming Highlander...

Arnold Schwarzenegger is Back in Movies, Is Terminator Next?

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He's back! Now that Arnold Schwarzenegger, has wrapped his stint as the governor of California, he can focus on more important things -- acting. It always comes back to acting doesn't it? Schwarzenegger officially announced via his Twitter that he's throwing his hat back into the ring and now accepting job offers. Could one of them be the next Terminator film?

Animated Terminator 3000 Will Have Less Violence

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The Terminator franchise has been f*cked six ways to Sunday and yet someone still manages to keep the property alive -- in some form. According to a press release sent out by Hannover House they're not done dragging the franchise through the mud. They're going to take the character into the realm of animation with a big screen, CGI feature, that will of course be in...

News Roundup: Rocky, Video Games, Terminator, Tarantino

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With so much fun entertainment news all around the Internet today, we thought we would bring our readers the best ones all in one place.  Be sure to check out the different posts for some laughs and some good info to have. Rocky trailer galore! If there was one thing the Rocky franchise was never short on, it was new installments to the film that made...

Terminator Rights Go to Pacificor

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The Terminator bidding war is officially over, and the two front runners, Lionsgate and Sony lost out to Pacificor. Who is Pacificor you ask? Apparently, they're the new owners of one of the most ground breaking sci-fi film series of all time! Over at Deadline Hollywood, they exclusively broke the news that a final bid had been placed and received on behalf of the...

Sony Places a Bid for Terminator Rights

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The rights for the Terminator franchise are still up in the air as several studios and private production companies are trying to snatch up the property. The rights were taken away from previous owners, The Halcyon Group, when they found themselves in massive debt that they couldn't repay. Now Terminator is on the auction block with Lionsgate showing...

Lionsgate Bids for Terminator Rights

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Last year the rights for the Terminator movie franchise that launched over 25 years ago went up for sale. The former owners of the property could no longer afford to hold on to it, and after a lot of Hollywood red tape and multiple lawyers, Termiantor hit the chopping block. And according to the Los Angeles Times, Lionsgate currently has the upper hand in the...

James Cameron Responds to Terminator Salvation

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Earlier this year everyone was up in arms over Terminator Salvation and how it didn't fit in with James Cameron's vision. We all wanted to know what Cameron thought about the sequel but he kept pressing that he was too busy to see the movie. But now, with Avatar finished he had no more excuses and finally admitted to watching the movie. So...

McG Still Plans on Directing Terminator 5 and 6

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In February of 2010, the rights of the Terminator franchise will be up for grabs thanks to the legal problems of current owner Halcyon. Even with the drama over who will own what and when, Terminator Salvation director McG is confident that he'll still be on board for not only a 5th but a 6th sequel.

Joss Whedon's Bid for The Terminator Franchise

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There's a reason why Joss Whedon has such as strong fan base. It's because he's talented, honest, and down right funny when he wants to be. Earlier this morning we brought you news that the Terminator franchise rights are being auctioned for sale this month, and several studios are interested in making the purchase. Well, the first official bid is coming from Whedon, who has sent out a letter...

Terminator Franchise For Sale

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It's hard to believe that something as epic as the Terminator mythology could have a price tag, but it does. Over the past few months it's been no secret that the producers who own the rights to Terminator have been involved in a heated legal battle over the property. According to the Financial Times, the franchise rights will officially be auctioned off this...

Future Terminator Movies in Jeopardy?

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Halcyon Holding Group, which owns the Terminator franchise has been forced to restructure its infrastructure. HHG filed for Chapter 11 protection last month and has now hired FTI Capital Advisors to evaluate strategic alternatives for the company. Halcyon's in a dispute with Pacificor, the Santa Barbara based hedge fund company that financed Halcyon's...