The legendary Bruce Lee will be the subject of a three-film biography done with the co-operation of the late martial arts master's family. The Asian film production is set to have the first entry in the trilogy released in November 2010 to coincide with what would have been Lee's 70th birthday. No casting has been set for the title role. For more click here
Great Scot: old Sean still makes movie fans swoon.
Who's the hottest older dude in show business? According to The Huffington Post's poll, the top vote getter is Sean Connery- with fellow honorees Harrison Ford, Clint Eastwood and Hugh Hefner chalking up support as well. (If only Walter Brennan was still alive!) Vote for your favorite by clicking here.
Alcatraz is hot this week, at least when it comes to movie lore. Cinema Retro Editor-in-Chief is hosting an invitation-only screening of Clint Eastwood's Escape from Alcatraz tonight in New York City and our next issue will feature writer Bruce R. Marshall's exclusive interview with the movie's screenwriter Richard Tuggle. There is also a fascinating look at the cinematic history of the legendary prison, courtesy of Open Road TV. Click here to clear up the myth from reality.