Carla Gugino And Garry Marshall (!?) Join The RACE FOR WITCH MOUNTAIN!!
Carla Gugino will appear opposite Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN, Disney's "reimagining"/extension of ESCAPE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN and RETURN FROM WITCH MOUNTAIN.
Actor/producer/director Garry Marshall is also being thrown into the mix. While he's primarily known for creating TV series like HAPPY DAYS, LAVERNE & SHIRLEY, and MORK & MINDY - he also has an extensive acting career.
In Andy Fickman's feature, Gugino will play a discredited astrophysicist and UFO expert who meets up with a Las Vegas cab driver (Johnson). He asks for her extraterrestrial expertise to help a pair of psychic siblings escape the clutches of evil men and save the human race from impending doom.
Marshall plays a government and UFO conspiracy theorist/fringe scientist who helps them in their quest. Alexander Ludwig and AnnaSophia Robb play the siblings.
...says THIS ARTICLE in Hollywood Reporter.
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March 14, 2008, 8:46 a.m. CST
by Abin Sur
March 14, 2008, 8:47 a.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 8:48 a.m. CST
Now that is a real woman...
March 14, 2008, 8:51 a.m. CST
And Gugino is kinda hot.
March 14, 2008, 8:52 a.m. CST
This project has "Meh" written all over it.
March 14, 2008, 8:55 a.m. CST
by Jawa 007
"I like Wayne Newton, you just said, 'schmucks who like Wayne Newton' - I like Wayne Newton." Lost in America - a classic.
March 14, 2008, 9:12 a.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 9:19 a.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 9:24 a.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 9:29 a.m. CST
That girl is like Dakota Fanning squared.
March 14, 2008, 9:56 a.m. CST
Johnny Depp is happy that someone in Hollywood has a worse means-something-in-German-name than him.
March 14, 2008, 9:57 a.m. CST
by Pizza The Hut
...even if from the grave. If no Eddie and flying Winnebago, then I ain't goin!
March 14, 2008, 10:09 a.m. CST
by Anna Valerious
...than when he was in "Hocus Pocus".
March 14, 2008, 10:17 a.m. CST
Watchmen or Witch Mountain?
March 14, 2008, 11:49 a.m. CST
Threshold shoutout. Carla is one of the yummiest women in Hollywood.
March 14, 2008, 12:21 p.m. CST
That Darn Rambo
March 14, 2008, 12:38 p.m. CST
Escape sucked but I remember "Return to Witch Mountain" vividly, it had Bette Davis as a gambling obsessed crazy woman and Christopher Lee as a guy who wanted to take over the world. Not a bad film at all! But reimaginings suck.
March 14, 2008, 1:27 p.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 1:32 p.m. CST
I have happy memories of watching Escape to Witch Mountain one morning at school when we were snowed in and lessons were cancelled. No real point to that story, I thought I'd just make you feel all warm and wholesome before chucking in the more unwholesome fact that I want to touch Carla Gugino's LOVELY BREASTs. With my nob!
March 14, 2008, 1:32 p.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 1:35 p.m. CST
http://carlaguginoonline.com/gallery/displayimage.php?album=292&pos=8 I´ll see anything with her on the screen...
March 14, 2008, 2:03 p.m. CST
March 14, 2008, 2:06 p.m. CST
by Hugh G Rekshun
...gives me a chubby. I'm there!
March 14, 2008, 2:59 p.m. CST
Carla and The Rock rescue the kids just in time only to find Hillary Clinton at the top of the mountain that was named for her!
March 14, 2008, 3:17 p.m. CST
http://tinyurl.com/367w2t - evidence
March 14, 2008, 4:34 p.m. CST
Is just incredibly hot. One of these days I may even return her calls... But I have so many beautiful women after me. Seriously, though - she is gorgeous - almost to the point of distractingly so.
March 15, 2008, 9:50 a.m. CST
Even watching that little clip creeps me out a bit...just those little kids running and the creepy music and the ghost dogs chasing them....just frightening to what remains of my 7 y/o mind..
March 15, 2008, 10:50 a.m. CST
Not to bitch, but Witch Mountain was not exactly something that needs to be revisited. I'd sooner revisit the Last fucking Starfighter or Enemy Mine! I know name recognition is nice, but there MUST be some books or even some imaginative screenwriters (oxymoron?) out there with some new ideas--or even just new packaging for old ideas! Or is this on the same level as Norbit and the Pacifier?
March 15, 2008, 12:25 p.m. CST
I bet it will be another vehicle for a G rated film. Not that theres anything wrong with G rating except the standards of G today seem to have a pace and intensity geared not for childern but toddlers.
March 15, 2008, 3:50 p.m. CST
Ms. Gugino is finer than a motherfucker!
March 15, 2008, 9:41 p.m. CST
March 15, 2008, 11:39 p.m. CST
March 16, 2008, 12:10 a.m. CST
I had such a little crush on her when I was a kid. Oh, and yeah remakes suck. I wish they would just stop.
March 16, 2008, 4:47 a.m. CST
The big guy was in Return To Witch Mountain so the producers should get him for this one.he always adds a touch of class.
March 16, 2008, 9:17 a.m. CST
I have to agree with that one.
March 16, 2008, 9:49 a.m. CST
by Anakin Whoopass
I'm not even sure I ever saw Escape to Witch Mountain but I must have played that storybook album dozens of times as a kid. Ah, the days of no home video, when they'd make a record album from the movie's audio accompanied with a picture book. The main titles of the film are very James Bond, with kids and dogs instead of tits and guns.
March 16, 2008, 12:07 p.m. CST
It was Christopher Lee and Bette fucking Davis. Both were slumming, but hey, it was better than Million Dollar Duck.
March 16, 2008, 1:30 p.m. CST
I think I know why even the name sounds hot. It seems like a strange combination of the fun slang term "coochie" and what it refers to, "vagina". Then that combination is translated into Italian, and you get "Gugino".
March 16, 2008, 3:35 p.m. CST
That movie rocked.
March 16, 2008, 3:47 p.m. CST
is her unbelievably awesome tits. She really needs to share those with the world more.
March 16, 2008, 6:10 p.m. CST
You could churn out those animals from outer space sequals also. The Hamster from Outer Space, The Hippo from Outer Space, etc. A gold mine I'm telling ya.
March 16, 2008, 11:34 p.m. CST
lukasman thanks for my new desktop picture..wow,what a beauty she is
March 16, 2008, 11:59 p.m. CST
She was the bomb in the 70's.
March 22, 2008, 12:18 p.m. CST
by Sylvia Simon
Yeah, this will probably suck, sad but true. But if Kim Richards and Ike Eisenmann are in it anywhere, I'll watch. 'Cause I loved the original when I was a kid.
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