Skip Woods – he’s certainly getting a lot of work at the moment, but has he really done anything good yet?
Yeah Okay, so his “A-Team” script is pretty decent – but it still lacked something, and I’m guessing it’s the film’s director Joe Carnahan that found and consequently reinstated that ‘something’ – but “Hitman” and “X-Men Origins : Wolverine” are two of the worst screenplays I think I’ve read (and unfortunately Carnahan wasn’t involved in the features, so they were pretty much a lost cause by the time they were flown out in cans). Whatever the case, Fox seems to like the guy – maybe he works cheap? maybe he works fast? or maybe he makes the best spice and strawberry daiquiri this side of El Compadre? – and it looks like he’s going to be able to eat for at least another year.
According to Risky Business, Woods has been tapped to write the screenplay for “Die Hard 5″. Now bare in mind there were about 15 different writers, and just as many versions of the script, on “Die Hard 4″, so it’s liekly – at some stage – that Woods will either pass the baton to someone else, or find himself tag-teaming with someone a little more…er, shall I say…. word-savvy? Look, no offense to the guy, I’m sure he’s got what it takes… he just needs to show us, that’s all; we ain’t see what ya carrying yet, mister!
The fifth “Die Hard” flick, produced by Alex Young (“Unstoppable”), has pretty much been on the cards since 2007’s “Live Free or Die Hard” pocketed a sumly $378 in worldwide grosses.
At this stage, there’s no plot but star Bruce Willis has said in the past that he’d like the story to go “worldwide”, thus placing detective John McClane on foreign soil.
- Superbowl Spot : Insurgent - January 31, 2015
- The CW releases another iZombie promo - January 31, 2015
- Deepwater Horizon : Chandor Out, Berg In - January 31, 2015
- Cast fills for Franco’s In Dubious Battle - January 31, 2015
- Nicolas Cage’s latest lands a Hobbit - January 31, 2015
- Rose Byrne back for next X-Men - January 31, 2015
- Orphan Black star gets lead in Star Wars spin-off!? - January 31, 2015
- Leia may face a Hutt again in The Force Awakens - January 31, 2015
- Affleck, Schoenaerts are HBO’s Lewis and Clark - January 31, 2015
- Production begins on Zoo - January 31, 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.