Buffy writer Marti Noxon will reboot Lara Croft for film

Lara Croft was recently given a dark backstory in a video game reboot. And to be honest, we were pretty nervous about the obligatory movie that would soon follow. But not anymore. Buffy the Vampire Slayer writer Marti Noxon will be penning the script, and this lady knows awesome action. » 6/13/13 9:20am 6/13/13 9:20am

Twist! M. Night Shyamalan to make TV for Syfy channel

M. Night Shyamalan is now going to start making television for Syfy. But here's the (welcome) twist! Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Fright Night's Marti Noxon is also attached to the project as a producer/writer. The Hollywood Report explains that the pilot is titled Proof and "centers on the son of a billionaire tech… » 8/03/12 8:20am 8/03/12 8:20am

Fright Night is a rare example of a summer movie done right

Fright Night is one of the last movies of the summer, and it's like a masterclass in how to make a perfect warm-weather flick. It's a nice little character-based adventure with real scares and action. The people behind some of the other lackluster summer movies should be forced to watch this, Clockwork Orange-style,… » 8/19/11 9:00am 8/19/11 9:00am

Buffy the Vampire Slayer's Marti Noxon gives us a tutorial on how to do…

Fright Night, opening tomorrow, is a bit of a revelation. You expect a schlocky low-budget remake of a 1980s cult horror comedy, and instead you get a fun, thrilling, character-driven summer movie. And much of the credit goes to scriptwriter Marti Noxon, former showrunner on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. » 8/18/11 4:00pm 8/18/11 4:00pm

First I Am Number Four clips illustrate why this film is Twilight with…

Just how exactly will I Am Number Four bring the Twilight feeling to a story about an alien refugee? Six new clips from the film show just how Twi-cracky this film will get. Plus tons of Michael Bay-style explosions. Spoilers? » 1/28/11 4:25pm 1/28/11 4:25pm

Mad Men/Buffy Writer Bringing Back Fright Night

In May we railed against the news that Hollywood would be remaking classic 80s vampire flick Fright Night. But news that Marti Noxon, Mad Men writer and former Buffy showrunner, will pen the script has given us hope. » 11/12/09 8:00am 11/12/09 8:00am

Del Toro's The Strain May Come to TV After All

Fox may have dropped the ball on bringing Guillermo del Toro's The Strain to life as a television series, but plans are afoot to bring the gonzo vampire tale to the small screen, with a showrunner intimately familiar with bloodsuckers. » 7/30/09 7:30am 7/30/09 7:30am