Tuesday, January 11, 2005

POPCORN: 2005

The Studios have “officially” released information on what they will be releasing this year. My early interest peaked films are marked.



Universal:
"The 40 Year Old Virgin," "Carlito's Way: The Beginning," "Cinderella Man," "Doom," "Inside Deep Throat," "The Interpreter," "Jarhead," "Kicking & Screaming,"* "King Kong," "Land of the Dead," "Nanny McPhee," "The Perfect Man," "Prime," "The Producers," "Serenity," "The Skeleton Key," "Two for the Money," "The Wedding Date," "White Noise"
*Will Ferrel stars, nothing to do with the underappreciated Noah Baumbach film.



20th Century Fox:
"Bandidas," "Because of Winn-Dixie," "Elektra," "Fantastic Four," "Fever Pitch," "Hide & Seek," "In Her Shoes," "Kingdom of Heaven*," "Little Manhattan," "Mr. & Mrs. Smith," "Rebound," "The Ringer," "Robots," "Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith," "Stay*," "The Transporter 2," "Tristan & Isolde," "Lindsay Lohan 'Lucky' Project," "Untitled Mike Judge Project," "Walk the Line"
*KOH: Orlando Bloom & Jeremy Irons in an epic history set during the Crusades... How can this not be my most anticipated film of 2005?
*STAY: Hot cast, hot director, depressing premise... I'm there!"



Columbia (SPE):
"All the King's Men," "Are We There Yet?," "Bewitched," "Boogeyman," "The Cave," "Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo," "Fun with Dick & Jane," "Guess Who," "Hitch," "The Legend of Zorro," "Lords of Dogtown," "Man of the House," "Memoirs of a Geisha," "MirrorMask," "Oliver Twist*," "Rent," "Stealth," "Ultraviolet," "Underworld: Evolution," "xXx: State of the Union," "Zathura"
*One Word: Polanski.



Warner Brothers:
"Batman Begins," "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," "Constantine," "The Dukes of Hazzard," "Duma," "The Fountain*," "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire," "House of Wax," "Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang," "Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous," "Must Love Dogs," "Racing Stripes," "Rumor Has It," "A Scanner Darkly," "The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants,"
"A Sound of Thunder," "Syriana," "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride"
*Finally climbing out of development hell, No Brad Pitt, but Arronosky's long awaited third film might finally see the light of day.



New Line Cinema:
"Domino," "A History of Violence*," "King's Ransom," "Monster-in-Law," "The New World," "Son of the Mask," "The Upside of Anger," "Wedding Crashers"
* David Cronenberg, the master of twisted tales combining philosophical takes on technology and the human body, is back again with a premise that looks to provide the perfect outlet to twist our feebile minds.



MGM:
"The Amityville Horror," "Art School Confidential," "Beauty Shop," "Be Cool," "Into the Blue," "Romance and Cigarettes," "Swimming Upstream," "The Pink Panther," "The Woods"

Disney:
"Aliens of the Deep," "Annapolis," "Cars," "Chicken Little," "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe," "Dark Water," "Flight Plan," "Glory Road," "The Greatest Game Ever Played," "Herbie: Fully Loaded," "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy," "Ice Princess," "A Lot Like Love," "The Pacifier," "Pooh's Heffalump Movie," "Shopgirl," "Sky High," "Untitled Casanova Project"



Paramount:
"Aeon Flux," "Ask the Dust," "The Barnyard," "Charlotte's Web," "Coach Carter," "Elizabethtown," "Flora Plum," "The Honeymooners," "Last Holiday," "The Longest Yard," "Need," "Sahara," "War of the Worlds," "The Weather Man"



Dreamworks:
"Dreamer," "Just Like Heaven," "Madagascar," "The Island," "The Prize Winner of Defiance," "Ohio," "Red-Eye," "The Ring Two," "Wallace and Gromit: Tale of the Wererabbit"



Miramax:
"The Adventures of Shark Boy & Lava Girl in 3-D," "Backwater," "The Brothers Grimm," "A Confederacy of Dunces," "Daltry Calhoun," "The Dark," "Derailed," "The Great Raid," "Hostage," "The Magic Roundabout," "Passion of the Clerks," "Proof," "Sin City," "The Underclassmen," "An Unfinished Life"

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