Weekly Ketchup

The Weekly Ketchup: Writers On Strike; Indy 4 Official Site; Hasbro Message To G.I. Joe Fans

Timothy Olyphant on the Hitman director, Golden Compass author disses other books.

by | November 9, 2007 | Comments

In this week’s Ketchup, screenwriters everywhere drop the pen and march for the cause, a new official site for Indy 4 is unveiled, and Hasbro addresses some G.I. Joe rumors. Also, Timothy Olyphant clears up some Hitman rumors, and Golden Compass writer Philip Pullman doesn’t think so highly of some other prominent fantasy novels.

This Week’s Most Popular News:

As Hollywood Strike Begins, Celebs Join Writers on Picket Lines
Writers, pitch those sign slogans! The Writers Guild of America (WGA) strike has officially begun, and today’s picketers came out with guns blazing.

New Indy 4 Video, Official Site
Principal photography on Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull has wrapped, and to celebrate, the filmmakers have unveiled an expanded official site for the film!

Hasbro Issues Message to G.I. Joe Fans
There have been a lot of rumors regarding the Paramount/Hasbro-produced live-action G.I Joe movie, and we’ve had fun discussing many of them — but Hasbro, apparently, hasn’t been enjoying the gossip as much as the rest of us.

Timothy Olyphant Addresses Hitman Rumors
About a month ago, we discussed a rumor regarding 20th Century Fox’s supposed sacking of Hitman director Xavier Gens — and the studio’s rumored desire for a PG-13 film. Fox later refuted the rumor…but doth the studio protest too much?

Golden Compass Author Doesn’t Care for Narnia, Lord of the Rings

It won’t reach theaters until December 7, but The Golden Compass — which adapts the first installment in Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy — already has some people up in arms, and the author doesn’t seem to mind one bit.

The director may have been one of his victims.

In Other News:

His new gridiron film won’t be a Radio sequel.

Tag Cloud

Biopics MTV Lifetime Christmas movies A&E sequel Dark Horse Comics independent scary movies FX FXX medical drama Universal witnail renewed TV shows Thanksgiving stand-up comedy Walt Disney Pictures reboot Disney Plus TCA IFC Films video Sony Pictures Emmy Nominations Opinion YA transformers First Look satire Apple Fantasy 2018 Extras binge TCA Awards thriller USA movies Disney Channel 2015 BET DC streaming service psychological thriller fast and furious A24 Nominations finale laika 72 Emmy Awards canceled TV shows CBS All Access movie what to watch batman concert VOD Travel Channel DGA Fox News Comedy Central Drama Television Academy nbcuniversal ITV Heroines cooking toy story theme song child's play cops Amazon Prime political drama First Reviews 4/20 The Arrangement cancelled TV shows comic zero dark thirty PlayStation Epix 2016 video on demand RT History franchise Superheroe TCM E! DC Comics crime thriller a nightmare on elm street romance hispanic Calendar science fiction free movies comics Peacock cults Elton John Rocketman AMC Amazon Studios Shudder cancelled dc nature Rom-Com Cosplay Mary Tyler Moore politics Hallmark Christmas movies Stephen King Showtime supernatural Animation Logo Interview discovery Academy Awards casting Apple TV+ Sundance Paramount Network dramedy Valentine's Day Mary poppins criterion El Rey VICE Premiere Dates DC Universe Avengers Shondaland DirecTV Song of Ice and Fire dark Pop TV Winter TV Emmys worst spy thriller Polls and Games Infographic green book The Witch based on movie YouTube Red Esquire Lucasfilm unscripted Star Trek Lifetime space ratings Mystery breaking bad sitcom Pop crime CW Seed TV Music TNT Vudu Turner Classic Movies chucky cancelled television Pirates HBO Go Discovery Channel OneApp spain true crime Fall TV See It Skip It Grammys cinemax Cartoon Network BAFTA historical drama OWN parents Apple TV Plus spinoff CMT Writers Guild of America Anna Paquin TV renewals Lionsgate ghosts boxoffice animated TIFF period drama Classic Film The Walking Dead blaxploitation streaming Quiz rotten movies we love Disney+ Disney Plus blockbuster documentaries robots Turner Disney streaming service Tomatazos YouTube Premium latino Marvel Studios BET Awards facebook Masterpiece Reality Competition spanish language Freeform comiccon Spectrum Originals series Starz 24 frames Summer game show biography FOX revenge sequels Sci-Fi Toys justice league Western Crunchyroll Musical Countdown adaptation twilight Film Festival Funimation crossover television MSNBC Crackle ESPN VH1 name the review screenings Binge Guide Tubi Holidays Set visit Video Games anime WGN Disney Creative Arts Emmys Rocky police drama social media Superheroes Ovation Netflix Christmas movies halloween Warner Bros. dceu 71st Emmy Awards TCA 2017 Hallmark mission: impossible 20th Century Fox die hard CNN LGBT Musicals American Society of Cinematographers foreign quibi Columbia Pictures MCU Paramount Pixar Brie Larson Britbox HBO Podcast Oscars Horror obituary werewolf stop motion golden globes Nickelodeon documentary comedies 2019 The CW Comics on TV Hulu rotten Bravo TBS Food Network Star Wars award winner Year in Review Mindy Kaling emmy awards indie sports zombie TV Land natural history APB tv talk Awards SundanceTV X-Men films RT21 game of thrones Syfy President Sneak Peek Family National Geographic spider-man E3 SDCC travel composers critics superhero BBC America 2017 reviews Certified Fresh San Diego Comic-Con singing competition docudrama Sundance TV psycho dragons Endgame TLC sag awards best Trivia Awards Tour Red Carpet stoner Amazon Prime Video war ABC romantic comedy hollywood NBC directors classics GIFs Action Box Office GoT Spike Trailer Chilling Adventures of Sabrina festivals cartoon Christmas 45 BBC Character Guide Tumblr PaleyFest New York Comic Con adventure Super Bowl Tarantino SXSW jamie lee curtis Women's History Month 2020 canceled Election Marvel WarnerMedia Television Critics Association CBS dogs Marvel Television ABC Family Hear Us Out Pride Month serial killer Kids & Family teaser Adult Swim versus NYCC hist kids screen actors guild south america Comic Book Netflix Comedy harry potter cats richard e. Grant asian-american History Photos christmas movies 007 Trophy Talk technology Holiday IFC Nat Geo strong female leads aliens all-time Country BBC One indiana jones HBO Max Baby Yoda Spring TV Captain marvel disaster children's TV miniseries doctor who GLAAD TruTV USA Network Best and Worst Rock anthology Watching Series Amazon mockumentary The Purge mutant crime drama Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt cars cancelled TV series FX on Hulu Acorn TV Arrowverse Marathons Teen Black History Month talk show Schedule LGBTQ 21st Century Fox vampires Martial Arts YouTube Black Mirror news joker diversity book universal monsters Mudbound slashers Ghostbusters TCA Winter 2020 PBS Chernobyl Winners Cannes Sundance Now elevated horror Pet Sematary Film Mary Poppins Returns Reality Ellie Kemper zombies