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We're Getting a Mrs. Doubtfire Sequel

Robin Williams, Chris Columbus will be back

(Newser) - More than two decades later, we'll finally find out whether Robin Williams' character kept on dressing up as Euphegenia Doubtfire even after reuniting with his family. Yep, 1993's Mrs. Doubtfire is getting a sequel, and Williams will be back, according to the Hollywood Reporter . So will original director... More »

11 Possible Hobbit Directors

The movie is cursed, so surely the choice will be terrible

(Newser) - Now that Guillermo del Toro has quit The Hobbit, who will take over as director? Considering the movie is in jeopardy, since doomed MGM holds the rights, del Toro's replacement "has to be somebody who doesn't have much to lose in taking on a project with a 50% probability... More »

Percy Jackson Lacks Spark

Harry Potter clone falls short of Olympian ambitions

(Newser) - Critics are pretty disappointed with Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief. The Harry Potter-esque romp, directed by Chris Columbus, follows a boy who discovers not just that he has powers, but that the Greek gods are alive in America.
  • The film "has no real pep to it
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