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“New Moon” star cast as Max Steel

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Source: Variety

According to Variety, New Moon star Taylor Lautner has been cast as Max Steel. By signing Lautner, will Mattel have success in the box office like Hasbro has with Transformers? I guess we shall see.

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More Games, More Movies

Source: Collider

Hasbro are the toy makers behind “Transformers” which has gone on to be a successful movie franchise starring Shia LaBeouf. Hasbro CEO, Brian Goldner, recently talked about some upcoming projects that include bringing board games to the big screen. “Candy Land”, “Monopoly”, and “Battleship” are among the list mentioned. This would not be the first Hasbro board game-to-movie adaptation, in 1985 “Clue: The Movie” was made starring Tim Curry. In fact, according to Variety, a remake of “Clue” is being made with “Pirates of the Caribbean” director Gore Verbinski attached. Click on the link below to watch the full interview with Hasbro’s CEO for more details including some news on “Stretch Armstrong”.

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