Joel Silver

Watchmen's long journey from page to screen

Mark Harrison Feature Apr 22, 2014

Alan Moore always said his graphic novel was unfilmable, and for a while, that almost looked true. Mark looks at attempts to adapt Watchmen

Zack Snyder made Watchmen "to save it from the Terry Gilliams of this world"

The Watchmen are coming...
Simon Brew News Mar 4, 2014

Director Zack Snyder defends his Watchmen movie, and criticises the ending that Joel Silver and Terry Gilliam were favouring...

Joel Silver reveals his plans for the ending of Watchmen

Glen Chapman News Feb 28, 2014

Joel Silver once had Terry Gilliam attached to direct an adaptation of Watchmen, and he's revealed their planned take on the ending.

Escape From New York reboot plans latest

Simon Brew News Feb 10, 2014

Joel Silver outlines his plans for a prequel trilogy to John Carpenter's Escape From New York...

Writer hired for Weird Science remake

John Hughes' Weird Science
Glen Chapman News Apr 19, 2013

Michael Bacall, writer of 21 Jump Street has been hired to pen the remake of John Hughes' Weird Science...

Tom Hardy & Jason Statham on Escape From New York shortlist

Simon Brew News Mar 27, 2013

The new Snake Plissken? That might just be Tom Hardy or Jason Statham, if a new report is to be believed...

Joel Silver leads new Escape From New York remake attempt

Ryan Lambie News Mar 19, 2013

Producer Joel Silver's heading up a new effort to remake John Carpenter's Escape From New York, with a trilogy of movies planned...

Brief details of Lobo movie appear

Simon Brew News Sep 10, 2012

DC and Warner Bros seems to be edging closer to bringing Lobo to the big screen...

Logan's Run remake to be shot in 3D

Ryan Lambie News Jun 3, 2010

Warner Bros' Logan's Run will be filmed in 3D, Hollywood mogul Joel Silver reveals…

Guy Ritchie set to return for Sherlock Holmes sequel?

Simon Brew News Jan 27, 2010

DC Comics-adaptation Lobo moves off Guy Ritchie’s slate, as he heads towards Sherlock Holmes 2…