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  • Denzel Washington Turned Down ‘Fast & Furious 7’ Role

    Aug 2, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *”Fast & Furious 7” director James Wan, who replaces Justin Lin at the helm of the street-racing film series, said he had approached Denzel Washington about taking on a villainous role – but the Oscar winner declined, reports Deadline.com. Had a deal been worked out, Washington’s character would have been introduced in next year’s “Fast […]

  • Vin Diesel Commits to 6th and 7th ‘Fast and Furious’

    Dec 21, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Vin Diesel has confirmed there will be a six and seventh movie in the “Fast and Furious” franchise. The star and a producer of Universal’s decade-long franchise said that during the planning process of the sixth movie, the creative team – which includes director Justin Lin and screenwriter Chris Morgan – realized that they would […]

  • Report: Spike Lee Considers Remake of ‘Oldboy’

    Jul 7, 11 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Spike Lee is the latest director rumored to be circling the Hollywood remake of Park Chan-Wook´s acclaimed 2003 cult hit “Oldboy” at Mandate Pictures. The original film detailed a man’s mysterious kidnapping, 15-year imprisonment and feverish quest for revenge upon being released. Attempts at a remake have been underway since the first film’s release – […]

  • ‘Fast and Furious 6’ Already being Planned

    May 3, 11 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *The director of “Fast Five” has confirmed plans for another Fast and Furious sequel in the wake of its $86.2 million opening weekend at the U.S. box office. Filmmaker Justin Lin insists the turbo-charged movie’s success means a sixth installment is inevitable. “After this big weekend, we’re going forward. It’s pretty much 100 per cent,” […]

  • Get Ready! ‘Fast Five’ Opens Nationwide April 29

    Apr 24, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Vin Diesel and Paul Walker lead a reunion of returning all-stars from every chapter of the explosive franchise built on speed in Fast Five.  Newly joined by Dwayne Johnson, they take the series that hooked the world on adrenaline and amp up the action and spectacle on a global scale. In Fast Five, former cop […]

  • ‘Fast and Furious V’ Starts its Engines

    Feb 4, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Universal Pictures is revving up for another sequel to its “Fast and Furious” franchise, with director Justin Lin and original stars Vin Diesel and Paul Walker set to return. Variety is reporting that the studio has closed deals with all three, as well as producer Neal Moritz, to return to the franchise, which has become […]