3:30pm
5:30pm
6:30pm
11:30pm
12:00am
12:30am
1:00am
1:30am
2:00am
2:30am
3:00am
3:30am
9:00am
World's Wildest Police Videos: Stolen Mustang Chase
10:00am
World's Wildest Police Videos: Dangerous Crashes & Chases Special Edition
11:00am
World's Wildest Police Videos: Crazy Chases Special Edition
12:00pm
World's Wildest Police Videos: Robbers On The Run Special Edition
1:00pm
World's Wildest Police Videos: Toyota Camry Pursuit
2:00pm
World's Wildest Police Videos: Worst Drivers & Stupidest Criminals Special Edition
3:00pm
World's Wildest Police Videos: Hostage
4:30pm
6:30pm

The Ten Commandments Never Get Old

by nathanbloch   October 12, 2009 at 4:38PM  |  Views: 134

Charlton Heston is probably rolling over in his grave today with the news that 20th Century Fox is going to do a new movie based on the life of Moses. Then again, the Bible never really gets old, right?

Variety tells us this about the film:

Twentieth Century Fox will develop a retelling of the story of Moses, from his near death as an infant to his adoption into the Egyptian royal family, his defiance of the Pharaoh, and deliverance of the Hebrews from enslavement.

So is it me, or does this seem like a strangely old fashioned film to make? Everyone is just using 300 to describe their project in the hopes that this will garner some excitement for the project, but it seems unlikely that people will be lining up around the block for a Biblical biopic.

Then again, you cast Gerard Butler and who knows how much interest will build. Once some casting news comes down the pipe we'll have a better idea of whether or not this has potential.

Adam Cooper and Bill Collage are going to write the script, and they recently wrote a script for a remake of Moby Dick for Universal. Let's hope these dudes know what they're doing -- Moses is one guy whose life story you don't want to screw up, for a lot of different reasons.

Source: Paramount Pictures

 

image

THE DAILY FOUR

SPIKE on facebook