Bootleggers have found a way to pirate Blu-ray?

Here we go again. I guess this was bound to happen eventually. I just didn’t figure it would be this quick. The Wall Street Journal reports that bootleggers using a type of Blu-ray ripping software, have figured out a way to extract the high-def content from copyright protected Blu-ray discs, and then recompress the video …
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Writers chosen for XXX: The Return of Xander Cage

Michael Ferris and John Brancato, who wrote the upcoming Terminator Salvation, are in talks to pen a script for another sequel. The pair are negotiating to write XXX: The Return of Xander Cage, which will reunite Vin Diesel with director Rob Cohen, according to Variety. The writing duo, who also wrote Terminator 3 and the …
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Robotech film gets new writers

Alfred Gough and Miles Millar (The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, TV’s Smallville) are writing a new draft of the live-action Robotech movie adaptation for Warner Bros., according to The Hollywood Reporter. Lawrence Kasdan, who wrote The Empire Strikes Back, wrote a previous version of the screenplay. Robotech was a 1980s anime series that …
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Eckhart to star in Battle: Los Angeles

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Aaron Eckhart will star in Battle: Los Angeles, the sci-fi action film Jonathan Liebesman (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning, The Killing Room) is directing for Columbia Pictures. Eckhart had one of his biggest roles to date last summer, playing Two-Face in The Dark Knight. The Chris Bertolini story of …
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