Cruise To Become First Scientologist Superhero?

Is there a Himalayan air crash in Tom Cruise's future? If rumors about the movie version of The Champions being retooled for the actor are true, then the answer would seem to be yes. » 12/20/08 7:00am 12/20/08 7:00am

Brit Superhero Show Could Be A Movie Trilogy — Or More

Guillermo Del Toro's movie of classic British series The Champions » 11/18/08 10:01am 11/18/08 10:01am may be kicking into high gear. United Artists has hired writer Christopher McQuarrie to co-write the script, about a group of Brits who discover a lost civilization and get amazing superpowers. (Del Toro may or may not direct.) And UA is hoping will…

Guillermo Del Toro Tackles Telepathic British Spies

Three spies crash-land in the Himalayas, where a monk gives them telepathic powers in The Champions, a forgotten British show from 1968. Now fantasy/horror mastermind Guillermo Del Toro is adapting it into a movie for Universal. Del Toro is one of the few auteurs you can trust to update this material without… » 11/08/07 11:52pm 11/08/07 11:52pm