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Weekend Box Office: `Jack the Giant Slayer' Wins With $28 Million

Posted by
Eric Larnick on March 3, 2013

LOS ANGELES - It wasn't exactly a mighty victory, but "Jack the Giant Slayer" won the weekend at the box office.The Warner Bros. 3-D action extravaganza, based on the Jack and the Beanstalk legend, ma...

'Jack the Giant Slayer' Reviews: What's the Word on Bryan Singer's Fantasy Film?

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on March 1, 2013

Giants are coming! This weekend, the fantasy film "Jack the Giant Slayer" stomps its way into theaters. Based on the fairy tales "Jack the Giant Killer" and "Jack and the Beanstalk," the film follo...

Bryan Singer on Inventing 'Jack the Giant Slayer' and Casting the 'Charismatic' Nicholas Hoult (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on February 26, 2013

Bryan Singer thought he was going to be the first to revive fairy tales with his take on Jack on the Beanstalk, "Jack the Giant Slayer," but the film, which hits theaters this Friday, was beaten to th...

'Jack The Giant Killer' Release Date Moves To 2013

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on January 19, 2012

It looks like the Nicholas Hoult star train has hit some delays. The up and comer -- who you might remember as either Beast in "X-Men: First Class" or the boy in "About A Boy" -- was poised to have a ...

'Jack the Giant Killer' Trailer: When Beans Attack

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on December 16, 2011

As long as fairytales exist, Hollywood will never be out of ideas. At least that's the takeaway from the trailer for 'Jack the Giant Killer,' which reimagines classic folklore 'Jack the Giant Killer...

Early Edition: Doug Liman Plays China Card; Ian McShane Joins 'Jack the Giant Killer'; More

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on March 22, 2011

Doug Liman -- long a fan of misfits and outsiders (from 'Go' to 'Bourne') -- has decided to join with producers Rob Reiner and Alan Greisman and the Beijing Galloping Horse Film & TV Production co...

Early Edition: Ewan McGregor Ready to Be a 'Giant Killer'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on February 25, 2011

Fee fie foe fum! Ewan McGregor is in talks to join the long-gestating Bryan Singer production of 'Jack the Giant Killer,' a modern day fairy tale in which a long-standing peace between men and giants ...

Bryan Singer's 'Jack the Giant Killer' Casts a Villain and a Two-Headed Giant

Posted by
Peter Hall on February 9, 2011

If three very different versions of Snow White heading into production weren't sign enough that Hollywood is going fairy-tale crazy, here's further proof: Bryan Singer's 'Jack the Giant Killer' ha...

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