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  • Spike Lee Sued Over ‘Oldboy’ Movie Poster

    May 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Months after Juan Luis Garcia came forward to claim that Spike Lee had used his proposed movie posters for “Oldboy,” the designer has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit. According to The Hollywood Reporter’s Eriq Gardner: The complaint was filed on Tuesday in California federal court by Garcia, who says he previously designed the posters for […]

  • Designer Says Ad Agency Stole Idea for Spike Lee’s ‘Oldboy’ Poster

    Nov 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Designer Juan Luis Garcia has written an open letter to director Spike Lee about design concepts he created that were being used for posters and promotional material for the movie “Oldboy” without permission or payment, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “I know you’ll understand my story of an artist trying to make a dignified living,” […]

  • Josh Brolin Compares Spike Lee’s ‘Oldboy’ to the Original

    Nov 27, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Spike Lee’s take on one of the sickest revenge films in cinema history hits theaters today – ten years after the original sucker-punched audiences with its unnerving twist. “Oldboy,” in both films, follows a businessman who is kidnapped and held alone in a hotel room for more than a decade before being released. He has […]

  • The Film Strip: Spike Lee Gives ‘Oldboy’ New Life

    Nov 26, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Spike Lee has been known to upset the apple cart and shed light on social and political issues that some would rather not have disclosed. This time around Lee speaks to a guilty pleasure most of us share when he gives “Oldboy” new life. In an effort to have some fun with Lee The Film […]

  • Spike Lee’s ‘Oldboy’ Disturbs Crowd at NY Screening (Pics)

    Nov 12, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Apparently, audience members at the New York screening of Spike Lee’s violent new film “Oldboy” never saw – nor heard of the disturbing twist that takes place – in the original 2003 South Korean film. Variety is reporting that the crowd gathered at AMC Lincoln Square theater “squirmed about” at the violent scenes, and were […]

  • Spike Lee in Talks to Direct Timberlake in ‘Spinning Gold’

    Oct 31, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Spike Lee is in early negotiations with producers to take over “Spinning Gold,” the long gestating biopic about iconic 1970s record exec Neil Bogart with Justin Timberlake set to star. According to Deadline.com, Foresight Unlimited is selling the biopic internationally at AFM (American Film Market). Timberlake and Foresight CEO Mark Damon are producing with Laurence […]