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News: Troubled Uncharted Flick Loses Grip Once Again

Troubled Uncharted Flick Loses Grip Once Again

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Sony’s ill-fated Uncharted movie project has hit another stumbling block, according to a report on Variety. The website claims that recently appointed director Neil Burger (Limitless) has quit the adaptation, leaving the film without anyone at the helm. Burger follows in the footsteps of previous director David O. Russell (The...

News: Uncharted Movie Director Compares Drake Family To The Sopranos

Uncharted Movie Director Compares Drake Family To The Sopranos

Director David O

Russell's fanned more flames in the faces of Uncharted fanboys, comparing the movie's family dynamic to The Sopranos. In an interview with IGN, Russell explain that the movie would hone in on the tale of a "tough" criminal family. “I think if we take that family dynamic that we have in The Fighter, and put that in terms of a grander stage, with a crime family that metes..

News: We'd Totally Be OK With Scarlett Johansson Playing Elena In The Uncharted Movie

We'd Totally Be OK With Scarlett Johansson Playing Elena In The Uncharted Movie

There are few women we fancy more than the polygonal model of Elena in the Uncharted games, but Scarlett Johansson ranks among them

So while we're not totally stoked about director David O. Russell's vision for the video game adaptation, we can at least appreciate his taste in female actresses. According to Russel, the movie script is being written right now, and he's pretty stoked about it: “The..

News: Uncharted Movie Pitch Causes Our Blood To Boil

Uncharted Movie Pitch Causes Our Blood To Boil

We're kinda in a strop with regards to Hollywood's adaptation of the Uncharted franchise

Why? Because it sounds like the worst thing to have ever existed. It's so bad, we don't even want to type about it. But we'll force ourselves to, hoping someone, somewhere reads our words and realises what a huge stinking pile of turd this movie is going to be. According to director David O Russell, the movie..

News: Nathan Fillion Wants The Role Of Nathan Drake In The Uncharted Movie

Nathan Fillion Wants The Role Of Nathan Drake In The Uncharted Movie

Last week we reported that the Uncharted movie was back on

This week, actor Nathan Fillion has registered his interest in playing the role of Nathan Drake. Seeing as he's most fan's top choice for the role, we can't see him having too many issues getting a script reading at least. Still, Fillion would dig your help. He told his army of followers on Twitter: “If ever there was a Twitter campaign,..

News: Now The Uncharted Movie Has A Director Again...

Now The Uncharted Movie Has A Director Again...

And just like that the big-screen adaptation of Naughty Dog's smash-hit franchise is back on

David O. Russell - who had walked away from the project - has apparently signed back up with Columbia Pictures to write and direct a live-action adaptation of Nathan Drake's exploits. That's according to the Hollywood Reporter anyway. Russell is best known for his work on Three Kings, Flirting With Disaster..

News: Uncharted Movie On Hold As Discussions With Director Break Down

Uncharted Movie On Hold As Discussions With Director Break Down

The last time we posted about the long over-due Uncharted movie was back in May, when we reported that I Heart Huckabees director David O

Russell</a> was in-line to take the helm of Nate's big-screen debut. However, according to the LA Times, talks between Russell and the Sony-owned Columbia Pictures have broken down. The report notes that both parties were unable to reach satisfactory terms,..

News: Uncharted Movie "Definitely In The Works"

Uncharted Movie "Definitely In The Works"

It's totally happening folks, Uncharted is definitely getting a movie

Hot off the heels of an interview with New York Magazine, creative director of Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Amy Hennig, has told fans not to worry."It’s definitely in the works, I can tell people. We’ve got the best possible partners we could in Columbia Pictures. If anybody’s got any fears of them not understanding the..