Reading the news that Terry Gilliam has finally secured funding for a new feature after three years of trying got me asking the most obvious of questions: Why don’t more big-name filmmakers use crowdfunding methods like Kickstarter?
The latest trailer for the upcoming short film The Monster of Nix from Dutch artist Rosto makes good use of Tom Waits’ voice.
Although Terry Gilliam has long hoped to adapt Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed comic fantasy as a movie, Good Omens now appears to be moving toward television. Terry Jones and Gavin Scott are reportedly “in talks” to adapt the novel, which centers on the birth of the Antichrist and efforts by an angel and demon to avert the apocalypse.
Not content with turning Sherlock Holmes into a big-budget man of action, Warner Bros. is turning his attentions to another literature classic with an eye to… well, bastardizing it. Are you ready for a burly, explosive Don Quixote?