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  1. a Ant Mana good enough for air-conditioned matineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... set a clear tone of type of film it will be and follow that paradigm. From the original Superman where Richard Donner set out to make an almost homage to the comic book and the public works era it came from, to Christopher Nolan's versions of Batman ...


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    Wednesday Jul 22 | Daily Star

    "There are a lot of writers who are interested in writing Goonies, but we're very protective because it's such a well-loved movie," Columbus said. We were first teased with rumours that The Goonies was making a comeback in April last year when the film's director, Richard Donner, hinted at a second movie that would see the return of Columbus and co-writer Steven Spielberg.


  3. Chris Columbus: 'Don't Expect The Goonies Sequel Anytime Soon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 |

    Plans for a follow-up to the hit 1985 comedy adventure were revealed last year when director Richard Donner claimed the movie was in development, and although original child stars Corey Feldman and Sean Austin have expressed their interest in reprising their roles, few other details have been made public. Now Columbus, who served as the original screenwriter for The Goonies, admits he is still heavily involved, but progress will be slow as producers continue the search for the perfect script.


  4. Is a 'Goonies' sequel on the way?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... That's a difficult challenge." Talk of a sequel started in April 2014, when the original film's director, Richard Donner, suggested that Columbus and original co-writer Steven Spielberg were on board. Josh Brolin has finally started receiving ...


  5. Why The Goonies Screenwriter Will Never Abandon Goonies 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Cinema Blend News

    ... wonder. This deviates from what he said last year, though, in calling the project "magic." Original director Richard Donner also said that there's no reason to push forward until they can crack the story. He said he wants the non-sequel to be "in ...


  6. 'Superman II' can help readers appreciate 'Go Set a Watchman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 |

    ... time, and 80 percent of the second movie was in the can by the time the first one was released. But director Richard Donner and his producers had a falling out, so Donner was summarily fired and replaced by director Richard Lester, who came in and ...


  7. 'Ant-Man': Not Just Small, But Downright TriflingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... from Reed's. But pretending there's a more fascinating version of this film out there somewhere, like the Richard Donner cut of Superman II, is a great way to come to terms with how rote and unremarkable Ant-Man is. Even without a principled ...


  8. 11 Places We'd Love To Go Treasure Hunting With 'The Goonies 2' CastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Jaunted

    ... to indicate the sequel is moving forward. But for some reason this video from last year, of director Richard Donner confirming he was working on a sequel, went viral again and people got all excited. Regardless, we couldn't help but fantasize about ...


  9. The Goonies 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | New Urban Legends

    What's True: Back in 2014, director Richard Donner indicated that he was working on a sequel to the The Goonies . What's False: Richard Donner did not make these comments recently.


  10. Supergirl @ Comic-Con: 'Her Gender Doesn't Matter - She's a Badass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | TVLine

    A female hero is taking to the small screen - and it's about time, says the creative team behind CBS' Supergirl . After shepherding Arrow and The Flash to TV, executive producer Greg Berlanti "felt like it was time for a female lead at the center of one of these shows," "It was a story that needed to be told," EP Ali Adler added.


  11. Ben Affleck's Solo Batman Film Is Starting To Take Shape, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Cinema Blend News

    ... This will be Batman's first solo film since 2012's The Dark Knight Rises . After serving as Superman director Richard Donner's production assistant for several years, Johns got his start at DC Comics in 1999 writing the series Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. ...


  12. Check it out: PJs and a MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of candy from Costco. So squeeze back into your Underoos and settle in to some inflatable furniture to watch Richard Donner's classic "The Goonies," the movie that reminds you that, if you believe in yourself hard enough, you won't have asthma ...


  13. 'Fantastic Four' documentary by Springfield filmmaker to premiere at San Diego Comic ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 |

    ... movies with my action figures I would voice them and shoot them in real time with in-camera edits. When Richard Donner's "Superman" came out, I went nuts. Same with Tim Burton's "Batman." The perfect combination of my two favorite loves. "The ...


  14. The Magnificent History of Lex Luthor's Terrible HairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Film School Rejects

    ... actor staunchly refused to shave off his hair after being cast in Superman: The Movie. Here's the workaround Richard Donner came up with: Luthor would don a variety of "wigs" throughout the film (in reality, just Hackman's hair, teased into varying ...


  15. 'Goonies' star Sean Astin charms MASSive crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... they made this movie like this," he says. "I really can't. It's this big epic (Steven) Spielberg – Richard Donner movie but it's so goofy,” Astin said. “It has a lack of attention to detail.” Still, even after rattling a ...


  16. Why Terminator: Genisys should be the end of the line for time travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 |

    ... next? What, frankly, is the point of it all? It's what we might call The "Superman The Movie" Conundrum. In Richard Donner's seminal superhero movie, Lois Lane is killed when her car is swallowed up in an earthquake. End of story? No, because ...


  17. Free Summer Films at Coney Island, MetroTechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Bay Ridge Journal

    ... 6 THE TERMINATOR (James Cameron, 1984) July 13 THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL (Wes Anderson) July 20 THE GOONIES (Richard Donner) July 27 INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM (Steven Spielberg) August 3 BIG HERO 6 (Don Hall, Chris Williams) August 10 MRS. ...


  18. Top 5 things to do in Muskegon area this weekend: Seaway Run and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 |

    ... p.m. The cult classic "The Goonies" will be shown on a 20-by-11-foot screen. Released in 1985 and directed by Richard Donner, "The Goonies" tells the story of a group of misfits who set out to find a pirate's ancient treasure in order to save their ...


  19. Lex Luthor won't be some 'silly, villainous character,' says Jesse EisenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... bad guys is one that is "an entirely different thing" from the way Gene Hackman portrayed Luthor in Richard Donner's Superman . "The tone of that movie is so different," he said, referring to the more cartoonish 1978 blockbuster. "That movie ...


  20. Jesse Eisenberg Says Lex Luthor is Not a 'Silly, Villainous Character'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 |

    ... "No, that's an entirely different thing," Eisenberg says of Hackman's portrayal of Luther from the 1978 Richard Donner film. "Also the tone of that movie is so different, that movie wouldn't be made that way now. The way we expect movies to be now, ...