Movie News

Stallone vs. Schwarzenegger in The Tomb!

Stallone vs. Schwarzenegger in The Tomb!
Caffeinated Clint

Now this is an idea that many a fanboy have been salivating over for years, teaming Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone.

Now we’re talking Arnie and Sly back-to-back, with equal amount of screentime, in a movie – not, as is the case with the “Expendables” movies, one playing a starring role and the other playing a supporting role or doing a cameo.

At one stage it looked like Arnie and Sly might do Jerry Weintraub’s “Westworld” remake, but that project went away, and there’s been countless other times that producers have tried to get Rambo and the Terminator together. None came off.

Looks like the dream two-hander may happen, with Schwarzenegger now being courted to play the villain in Stallone’s newie “The Tomb”. At one stage had Schwarzenegger lined up to play the hero, but he passed the project onto Sly. Now, seems Sly wants his ol’ mate to be his adversary in the movie.

Aint it Cool just reported :

Shortly before Halloween last year, Stallone chose to take the role of Ray Breslin in THE TOMB.   Who is Ray Breslin?  Reportedly he’s an expert on structural security for High Security Prisons – and ironically enough gets framed and must escape to discover who put him there.

Well, the familiar – oh so reliable contact that whispered in my ear on the drive home…  specifically as I was driving through Fort Sumner, New Mexico…  told me that Sly has a very interesting co-star that is currently circling and discussing with Sly to join him in THE TOMB…   and that’s Arnold Schwarzenegger.

That’s right.  Looks like Arnold, who was already familiar with the project has another role he’s interested in for the film – and man…  how exciting is that?

Now this is cool. If they can find a director – it still hasn’t got one – big enough and savvy enough to make a decent movie out of this, like, say John McTiernan, we might have 2013’s first must-see movie here.

Share this story!Share on FacebookShare on TumblrShare on StumbleUponTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on PinterestDigg thisBuffer this pagePrint this pageShare on LinkedIn
(Visited 4 times, 4 visits today)
Click to add a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

Movie News
Caffeinated Clint

Clint is the creator, editor and maintainer of Moviehole.

More in Movie News

I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER, from left: Freddie Prinze Jr., Jennifer Love Hewitt, 1997, © Columbia/courtesy Everett Collection

Here’s what’s showing on Crackle this June

Caffeinated ClintMay 28, 2015

Exclusive : Clip from The Rumperbutts

Editorial StaffMay 28, 2015

Behind-the-scenes of Fear The Walking Dead

Ashleigh DaviesMay 28, 2015

Trailer & Poster: The End of the Tour

Ashleigh DaviesMay 28, 2015

Jason Reitman is bringing Beekle to the silver screen

Ashleigh DaviesMay 28, 2015
British actress Tilda Swinton poses on the red carpet arriving at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House in London on February 12, 2012.  AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT (Photo credit should read CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

Tilda Swinton is Doctor Strange’s mentor

Ashleigh DaviesMay 28, 2015
Presenter Chris Pine pose backstage at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California January 12, 2014.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson  (UNITED STATES - Tags: Entertainment)(GOLDENGLOBES-BACKSTAGE) - RTX17BOS

Wonder Woman finds her love interest

Ashleigh DaviesMay 28, 2015
San Andreas

‘San Andreas’ Review

Drew TurneyMay 27, 2015

Trailer : Force of Destiny

Caffeinated ClintMay 27, 2015