News for May 25, 2004

Other Fantasy Film News: His Dark Materials

5/25/04, 8:12 pm EST - Tehanu

Merlyn writes in from His Dark Materials website, which has been tracking the film project based on Phillip Pullman's fantasy trilogy: "It was announced today that New Line is negotiating with Chris Weitz (of 'American Pie' fame) to direct the 'His Dark Materials' movies." [More] Why do I care? I think it's the most exciting and provocative fantasy trilogy to come out in years. [More]