P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:12:50    NEWS ———  ——————————————————  IT'S WHIP CRACK AWAY FOR INDY FILM FOUR Rush Hour writer Jeff Nathanson has been hired by Steven Spielberg and George Lucas to come up with a fourth Indiana Jones movie. The Indy Four project looked dead in the water earlier this year when Frank Darabont's script failed to thrill. Summer production of the long-awaited film was called off and now the pressure is on Nathanson to come up with the goods as soon as possible, reports Variety. ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— Win The Ladykillers on DVD 307 NORTON LOANS SEE p615 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle
P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:12:18    NEWS ———  ——————————————————  IT'S WHIP CRACK AWAY FOR INDY FILM FOUR Steven Spielberg and George Lucas can have every confidence in Jeff Nathanson to pen a fourth Indiana Jones tale. Nathanson wrote Spielberg's Catch Me If You Can and co-scripted recent hit The Terminal, also directed by Spielberg. If Nathanson can come up with a script that will satisfy Lucas, Spielberg and star Harrison Ford, the flick would be rushed into production. Nathanson has just finished directing his first feature, a comedy titled The Last Shot. ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— Where's Hot Now? 178 ITV1 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle
P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:12:28    NEWS ———  ——————————————————  SWORD 'N' SANDALS TREATMENT FOR HOMER Harry Potter producer David Heyman is to make a big screen version of Homer's classic tale of ancient Greece, The Odyssey, says The Hollywood Reporter. The latest sword and sandals story will be adapted by British screenwriter Frank Cottrell Boyce, who penned the cult 24 Hour Party People and Michael Winterbottom's recent Code 46. The Odyssey tells the story of Odysseus's eventful 10-year journey home after the Trojan War. ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— Vote in Euro Film Awards 315 CELEBRITY GOSSIP p617 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle
P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:11:53    NEWS ———  ——————————————————  DUMMIES BOOKS INSPIRE ACTION SPY COMEDY Mission Impossible II director John Woo's Rock Productions is to bring the hit Dummies books series to the screen. Woo and partner Terence Chang have hired Starksy And Hutch writer Stevie Long to pen the action comedy Espionage For Dummies, about a teacher who has to rely on the manual when taken as a spy, writes The Hollywood Reporter. The Dummies books and their video spin offs including Poker For Dummies have sold more than 125 million copies. ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Bonfire and fireworks 345 Get your daily Marjorie Orr horoscope sent to your mobile See p108 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle
P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:11:18    NEWS ———  ——————————————————  TIME TRAVEL MOVIE STUCK IN HALLOWEEN DreamWorks is teaming up again with writer Carl Ellsworth to make the time travel movie Sleepless Knights. Based on a comic book, it will be similar in tone to The Goonies, reports Variety, and is about four kids who try to rid their town of evil when the world gets stuck in Halloween night. Ellsworth wrote the new Dre!mWorks thriller Red Eye, about to start shooting with Cillian Murphy (28 Days Later, Girl With A Pearl Earring). ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— West End theatre 333-5 Get BEACH BOYS & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle
P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:18:20    NEWS ———  ——————————————————  NEW THRILLER FROM MICHAEL MANN'S STABLE Peter Berg is to direct Michael Mann's thriller The Kingdom for Universal Pictures, about US officials investigating a Middle East bombing. Actor turned director and screenwriter Berg also directed the football drama Friday Night Lights for Universal, reports Variety. Michael Mann will produce the movie through his company Forward Pass. Mann also wants to direct the big screen version of his Miami Vice TV series. ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— Check the holiday sun 177 ITV1 MONEY MATTERS! PERSONAL FINANCE p530 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle
P311 Teletext 311 Oct27 21:11:58    ———  ———————————————————  VOTE IN THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS We've got exciting prizes to give away to viewers who vote in the Jameson People's Choice Awards for the best European actor, actress and director. Twenty winners will get a Zippo lighter and a CD case, while two lucky viewers get a pair of tickets to a Jameson/Xfm live session, plus a movie goodie bag. To join in, all you have to do is pick your favourites and write or e-mail us with your choices. See p315 for details on how to enter. ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Latest releases reviewed 313 UK/WORLD NEWS HEADLINES p300 ITV1 Moore Reviews Video/DVD Bamboozle