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Dark Water Review http://fiveleggediguana.blogspot.com/2007/06/review-4-dark-water-2-of-2-walter.html Walter Salles' English-language remake of Hideo Nakata's Honogurai mizu no soko kara, Dark Water, is finally upon us, and it turns out to be the most subtle horror film made since Fruit Chan's Dumplings. (more)

Perfect Creature Wellington gets first bite at vampire movie http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff/4107353a1860.html A $17 million Kiwi vampire movie shot three years ago will finally have its premiere in the Wellington Film Festival next month (more)

The Hitman
Interview: Timothy Olyphant and Xavier Gens on Hitman http://www.iesb.net/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2740&Itemid=99
Agent 47 himself, Timothy Olyphant, and director Xavier Gens talked about one of the coolest videogame- to-big screen adaptations to date, Hitman! (more)

47 on the 27th
http://www.chud.com/index.php?type=news&id=10795
I never thought I'd actually be looking forward to the film version of a video game I've never played, but having read and enjoyed Skip Woods's draft of Hitman, I can honestly say I'm expecting something... entertaining at the very least. (more)

Hitman Trailer Plays on Die Hard 4.0 http://kotaku.com/gaming/from-one-baldie-to-the-next/hitman-trailer-plays-on-die-hard-40-271283.php Anyone lining up on June 29th to check out Bruce Willis in Die Hard 4.0 (aka "Die Hard 4" or "Live Free or Die Hard") will be able to see a sneak peak of Agent 47 in the Hitman trailer that will play before the opening credits. (more)
Related Links:
Double Your Olyphant: 'Hitman' Trailer will Play with 'Die Hard 4' here
Hitman Movie Trailer and Production Stills here
Hitman Movie Trailer Fails to Impress here
Hitman trailer: being bald never looked so good here
John McClane to Give Us a First Look at Hitman here

If new "Die Hard" film is a hit, Tim Olyphant can live free http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/artsentertainment/2003760139_webdiehard25.html MODESTO, Calif. — If you're going to go big, go big. If you're going to go bad, go bad. If you're going to go big and bad, go "Die Hard." (more)

Film deal hits the spot for city paintball firm http://edinburghnews.scotsman.com/index.cfm?id=1004112007 A PAINTBALL firm based in the Capital has agreed a tie-in deal with 20th Century Fox to promote a film about an international assassin. (more)

Vin Diesel Leaves Hitman Movie http://www.1up.com/do/newsStory?cId=3155657 The XXX-starring and videogame-producing actor Vin Diesel had originally been tapped to play bald headed assassin Agent 47 in the big screen adaptation of the Hitman series, but apparently plans have changed, as Ain't It Cool News reports Timothy Olyphant of Deadwood fame has been given the spot. (more)

Hitman Plot Details
http://uk.movies.ign.com/articles/782/782881p1.html
US, April 23, 2007 - With principal photography now under way on Twentieth Century Fox and EuropaCorp's Hitman, an official plot synopsis for the Xavier Gens-directed action-thriller has been released. (more)

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