• U.K. film mag Empire have unveiled the cover of their next issue, which features a brand new look at Chris Evans as 'Captain America: The First Avenger.'

  • Hollywood's favorite sci-fi duo, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, have signed on to produce the Gavin Hood–directed adaptation of Orson Scott Card's 'Ender's Game.'

  • /Film has culled together a number of tweets from Platinum Dunes' honcho Brad Fuller regarding the status of their future film slate. Basically it runs down as this: No talk of an 'Elm Street' sequel; the 'Friday the 13th' sequel is written, but not picked up by New Line; 'The Monster Squad' is in the middle of being written, as is a new, live-action 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' and the family adventure movie, 'Ouija.'

  • Quiet Earth is reporting that Christopher Smith ('Creep,' 'Severance,' 'Triangle') is being courted by Lionsgate to take over the recently vacated director's chair on 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.'

  • According to Vulture, Alex Pettyfer has left 'The Mortal Instruments' to star in 'The Last Apprentice,' a Legendary Pictures/WB-produced adaptation of the British young adult series 'The Wardstone Chronicles.'Jeff Bridges and Jennifer Lawrence are also rumored to have roles in the film about an 18th-century teenage exorcist.

  • 'I Love You, Man' stars Jason Segel and Paul Rudd are finally slappin' the bass with Rush:

  • Because watching the movie takes too long, here's 'Dazed and Confused' in two minutes (as a rap, of course) [via UniqueDaily]:

  • Summit Entertainment and the L.A. County Sheriff's Department are on the prowl for whoever reportedly stole a DVD copy of 'The Beaver' from Mel Gibson's mailbox.

  • In a recent news broadcast, the Chinese government apparently tried to pass off clips from 'Top Gun' as video of Chinese Air Force training exercises.

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