jonny quest

Quest

The Faculty. From Dusk til Dawn. Sin City. Machete. These violent and stylish movies were all given life by genre director Robert Rodriguez.  With the support of The Great Quentin Tarantino, Rodriguez made a name for himself presenting audiences with movies that are as tongue in cheek as they are action packed.  However, the filmmaker is a huge family man and has shown just how diverse a writer/director he is by taking on less violent family fare such as his Spy Kids series, and The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl, a movie co-written by his (then) 8 year old son, Racer Rodriguez.  It appears that Warner Brothers hasn’t forgotten that Rodriguez does have a bit of softness in his arsenal and has nabbed the Planet Terror director for a big screen adaptation of the classic 1964 Hannah-Barbera cartoon, Jonny Quest. (more…)

jonny quest

So you’re probably all out there thinking to yourselves, “Hey! What ever happened to that Jonny Quest live-action adaptation that they were planning? I’ve been waiting around for years to spend my money on this thing!” Or maybe you’re thinking nothing of the sort. Or maybe you don’t even know who or what the hell Jonny Quest is. One way or the other, the quest for Jonny Quest to become a live-action film is still on and Peter Segal – the man who was previously involved with the project – still has his hands in the pie. (more…)