Iâ€™m not convinced a â€œVenomâ€ movie needs to be (least interesting and ill-fitting character of the â€œSpider-Manâ€ universe if you ask me; I mean, we all saw â€œSpider-Man 3â€ right!?) but if it has to be, let someone like Gary Ross be writing and directing it! At least it has half of chance of being tolerable nowâ€¦. Right?
Ross just did a rewrite on â€œSpider-Man 4â€ and also penned/helmed â€œSeabiscuitâ€ â€“ both starring Tobey Maguire.
Venom, an arch enemy of the web-slinger in the Marvel Comics series, will be transformed into an anti-hero who becomes a defender of the innocent in the new pic. Though Topher Grace played the evil parasite in the dreaded â€œSpider-Man 3â€, heâ€™s not likely to be reprising his role as Sony wants to start from scratch.
Columbia, who owns the film rights to â€œSpider-Manâ€ and itâ€™s huge array of villains and supporting characters (despite the fact Disney now owns pretty much every other character), has been developing â€œVenomâ€ picture for some time, most recently getting a draft from â€œZombielandâ€ scribe Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick.
According to Variety, Ross is also working with Columbia on rewriting to direct the film about cyclist Lance Armstrongâ€™s recovery from life-threatening testicular cancer to win a record-breaking seven Tour de France titles. “Venom” steps in front of that project.
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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.