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‘Space Camp’ Remake in Development at Disney+

A remake of the 1980s teen space adventure “Space Camp” is in development at Disney+, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.“Saturday Night Live” writers Mikey Day and Streeter Seidell are writing the script. John Rickard (“Rampage”) is producing.“Space Camp” followed a group of teenagers who attended an astronaut camp near Cape Canaveral, […]

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‘Home Alone’ Reboot Casts ‘Jojo Rabbit’ Actor Archie Yates (But Not as a New Kevin McCallister)

Archie Yates, who can currently be seen as the title character’s scene-stealing best friend in Jojo Rabbit, has been cast as the young lead of the Home Alone reboot at Disney+. Ellie Kemper and Rob Delaney will play his parents. Read what we know about the movie […]The post ‘Home Alone’ Reboot Casts ‘Jojo Rabbit’ […]

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‘Home Alone’ Reboot Taps ‘Jojo Rabbit’s’ Archie Yates, Ellie Kemper, Rob Delaney (Exclusive)

Archie Yates, Ellie Kemper and Rob Delaney will star in Disney +’s “Home Alone” reboot.Dan Mazer is on board to direct the film from a script by Mikey Day and Streeter Seidell.Sources say Yates will not be playing the iconic Kevin McCallister, but a new character in a similar premise to the original franchise. In […]

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‘Home Alone,’ ‘Night at the Museum’ to Be Rebooted at Disney+

Disney has found massive success in reimagining its classic properties and is now looking to do the same with 20th Century Fox’s library following its $71.3 billion acquisition of most of the Fox empire.During Disney’s earnings call on Tuesday afternoon, CEO Bob Iger revealed that Fox properties Night at the Museum, Diary of a Wimpy […]

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How Disney Will Handle Fox Archive Titles for Classic Bookings

As the merging of two distinct studio ecologies continues under Disney, questions have come up during the transition about how Twentieth Century Fox’s library titles will be managed under new ownership. Last week, after Fox put a halt to accepting any new dates, alarmed exhibitors who book repertory theaters or supplement first-run offerings with classic […]

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The ultimate festive film? No, it’s not Die Hard | Hadley Freeman

A true Christmas movie must adhere to the following scientific, mathematical and logical rulesCome Christmas, I can sit back quietly while others make loud arguments about how Home Alone/Die Hard/Love Actually is the ultimate Christmas movie – but that is only because I have knocked myself into a chocolate coma and no longer have the […]

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Ryan Reynolds Developing ‘Home Alone’-Esque Comedy ‘Stoned Alone’

Twentieth Century Fox has set up the comedy project “Stoned Alone” with “Deadpool” star Ryan Reynolds producing and potentially starring in the movie.Augustine Frizzell, who directed the comedy “Never Goin’ Back,” has been signed to direct. Kevin Burrows and Matt Mider wrote the script from an idea by Fox executive Matt Reilly with the project […]

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Ryan Reynolds At Center Of ‘Home Alone’ Revise; Augustine Frizzell To Helm R Comedy ‘Stoned Alone’

Exclusive: Fox has found an inspired way to tap back into the spirit of one of the studio’s all time grossing comedies, Home Alone. In fact, the new take sounds like a blend of that John Hughes-scripted family film, with the irreverence, hard R rating, and star of Deadpool. Ryan Reynolds is attached to produce […]

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Cleopatra Coleman, Daniel Stern, Jonas Chernick Lead Sci-Fi Comedy ‘James Vs His Future Self’ — Cannes

Exclusive: Cleopatra Coleman, star of Fox series The Last Man On Earth and Summit hit Step Up Revolution, will star alongside comedy vet Daniel Stern (Home Alone) and Jonas Chernick (My Awkward Sexual Adventure) in time-travel sci-fi comedy James Vs His Future Self, which Amp International is launching world sales on in Cannes. Jeremy Lalonde […]

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Macaulay Culkin Doesn’t Watch ‘Home Alone’ During Christmas, Goes Out Less to Avoid Being Recognized

Macaulay Culkin just wants to be left alone during the Christmas holiday season. The 37-year-old actor revealed during an interview with Ellen DeGeneres that he refuses to watch “Home Alone” during Christmas and finds it both “flattering and creepy” when people ask to watch his 1990 family comedy with him.“I don’t really watch them all […]

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