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Netflix subscribers who have not made changes to their account before September 1st will see the billing prices change dramatically. Folks who paid 9.99 for one (1) at a time unlimited DVD and Streaming will see a 60% increase and now be billed 15.98. The reason for this is because Netflix has now split it’s Disk and Streaming services into two separate services. One of the things that many people find to be equally upsetting is that there is no discount for those who select both services.
If you plan to make any changes to your subscription, remember to so before 12:00am September 1st. Me and another household in my family are switching to a DVD/BR only plan due the much larger movie selection and far superior picture quality.
After Filmmaker David O. Russell left the project due to “creative differences”, The Hollywood reporter revealed that Columbia Pictures is in final negotiations with Neil Burger (Director of Limitless, the Illusionist) to write and direct the long awaited adaptation of Drake’s Fortune. As for the leading roles of Wahlberg and Johansson as Nathan Drake and Elena respectively, its still unclear.
A red faction movie titled “Red Faction: Origins” is set to air on the syfy channel on June 4th. The movie bridges together Red Faction: Guerrilla and the upcoming Red Faction: Armageddon. The movie stars Robert Patrick as Guerrilla protagonist Alec Mason and Brian J. Smith (Lt. Matthew Scott in Stargate Universe) as his son Jake Mason. More screenshots here.
A movie based on the game series “Just Cause” is currently being produced by L+E Pictures’ Adrian Askarieh and Eric Eisner, and the script is being written by Michael Ross. Adrian Askarieh is known for producing Hitman and is currently working on the upcoming Kane and Lynch movie. In an interview by Eidos, they stated that the movie will be an origin story detailing Rico’s transformation into Scorpio, and it may even be filmed in 3D. There are no details available on when it will start shooting or who will star in the movie.
“We are using all the strong elements from the games to create a great “origin story” for Rico and how he transforms into the Scorpion character… The action we are going for almost demands the 3D treatment“