With Ralph Fiennes' CORIOLANUS and Helen Mirren's THE TEMPEST, Shakespeare is quite popular these days, so it's no wonder that old Willy will go futuristic as well: HENRY 5 will be a sci-fi thriller with a mind blowing cast including Michael Caine, Ray Winstone, Gerard Depardieu, Vinnie Jones and Derek Jacobi, and will incorporate elements from Shakespeare's HENRY IV and HENRY V. It will be set in an age of apocalypse, in a land without a leader, where a dissolute prince finds redemption when
Judi Dench will have a one minute role in PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES as a noblewoman into whose coach Johnny Depp will jump during a getaway scene. The reboot of SPIDERMAN continues to get more and more boring - Sally Field will be Aunt May while Martin Sheen will be her husband Uncle Ben.
The creators of CHICKEN RUN and WALLACE AND GROMIT are preparing a charming new 3D animated movie ARTHUR CHRISTMAS which sets out to answer the question of how Santa Claus delivers all his presents in one night. James McAvoy will give voice to Arthur, the good-natured but clumsy younger son of Santa Claus who seems to be the only member of the family still enamored with the magic of Christmas. Hugh Laurie will play Arthur's older brother Steve, heir to the