Isabella Rossellini presents Green Porno 2

Isabella Rossellini visits the IFC Center next Wednesday, April 1st at 7 pm, to present the theatrical premiere of the second season of her noted Green Porno short-film series, along with a special screening of The Flowers of St. Francis, directed by her father, the Italian master Roberto Rossellini, for a special Movie Night program.

American Jesus coming to theaters

Director Matthew Vaughn and writer Mark Millar, who collaborated on the upcoming comic adaptation Kick-Ass, are in talks to reteam for another Millar-created comicbook adaptation, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Vaughn is considering American Jesus for his next directing vehicle, which would be produced by Vaughn and his Marv Films partner Kris Thykier, and independently …

Strange Adventures of H.P. Lovecraft coming to big screen

Universal and Imagine Entertainment are developing a film based on the Image Comics’ graphic novel The Strange Adventures of H.P. Lovecraft, as a potential directing project for Ron Howard, according to Variety. The studio has already nabbed film rights to the upcoming book, which hits store shelves on April 8th. Universal was apparently attracted to …

Uma Thurman, Pierce Brosnan to play Greek Gods

Fox 2000 has cast their Greek gods for the fantasy adventure Percy Jackson. Uma Thurman, Pierce Brosnan and Sean Bean have signed on to play Medusa, Chiron and Zeus, respectively, according to Variety. Kevin McKidd and Melina Kanakerides are also joining the cast of the Chris Columbus-directed film. Fox still needs to fill the roles …

The Star Trek UK movie poster

Empire has the first glimpse of the UK version of the movie poster for J.J. Abrams’ upcoming Star Trek, which really amps up the epic nature of the film. Showing action from the film is a really nice touch.