“Beetlejuice 2” is one of those movies that’s gained more eminence from “not happening”, and hence, becoming the legend of a thousand rumours, than something that might actually get off the ground. I think the first I remember hearing about a sequel was about 10-15 years ago when Premiere mentioned that they’d be doing a “Beetlejuice goes Hawaiian” with the titular Ghost with the Most partying it up alongside the usual blend of ghouls, only this time surfing and the like.
More recently, Chris Tucker’s name was mentioned as a possible co-star in a looming sequel – but once again, nothing eventuated from it.
A scooper for Dark Horizons has the right idea – go straight to one of the stars and ask where the heck it is. Unfortunately, Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, and Winona Ryder were unavailable, but Glenn Shaddix [Otho] was available to answer all the scoopers questions.
“He said Michael Keaton definitely wants to be involved as does Tim Burton but only as a Producer, he isn’t interested in directing it. There have been a lot of discussions about a sequel but the main thing holding it back is the lack of a script really. Asked if he would like to return to a sequel he said "well I survived at the end of the movie so of course I’d love to come back".
Good news that there’s still interest out there for it, but somehow I don’t think Shaddix has the power to see it made. Not quite.
- Jetsons animated movie in the works - January 24, 2015
- New poster for Tom Hardy thrilller Child 44 - January 22, 2015
- Rob Lowe playing man of the cloth in new TV series - January 21, 2015
- The Interview hits Netflix this weekend - January 21, 2015
- Stuart Beattie writing high Voltage project - January 21, 2015
- Bruce Willis’s next straight-to-disc dud will be… - January 21, 2015
- The Girl with the Reliable R2 Unit - January 21, 2015
- Lee, Ashbrook, Fenn, Ontkean back for Twin Peaks - January 19, 2015
- Gremlins reboot on pause - January 18, 2015
- Star of new Ring sequel announced - January 18, 2015
Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.