27 Jun 2009
In another news Steven Spielberg announced his future project Old Boy is pretty much alive and a leading role for now is assigned to Will Smith.
Old Boy will be a remake of a korean movie with the same name made in 2003. There are many problems circulating around project such as the lawsuit against Show East, the Korean producers of the film by the Japanese publishers of the original manga, however Spielberg Spielberg is still moving forward with the remake. The reason is because the rights were purchased from a company called Cineclick Asia, which owns the international rights to "Old Boy" and is the one that negotiated the remake deal.
Source: Reuters, worstpreviews