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[4 Aug 2010 | No Comment | ]
Disney Acquires Rights To Kosinski’s “Oblivion”

Talk about “ahead of the game.” Disney has recently acquired the rights to an unpublished graphic novel, “Oblivion,” by Tron:Legacy director Joseph Kosinski. Disney is said to have “paid well” for the rights.
According to reports, this deal might line Kosinski up for three Disney studios films: a sequel to Tron:Legacy, the Black Hole remake, and Oblivion itself. While language is aggressive on the concept-to-production side in the Oblivion deal, it remains to be seen in what order these films will be produced.
According to /film, the basic structure of “Oblivion” is:
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[9 May 2010 | No Comment | ]
Brad Bird to Direct Mission:Impossible 4

According to the film’s producer, Tom Cruise, Brad Bird of Pixar fame will be directing Mission:Impossible 4.
“The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, Ratatouille – Brad is enormously talented and JJ and I are having a blast, cranking away,” Cruise continued. “We’re having a lot of fun. I like working with people I just love hanging out with. You get to hang out and laugh and talk stories and movies and technology: what are we going to do?”
You’ll be able to see Mission:Impossible 4 in theaters in 2011.