'Dirty Dancing' is tangoing its way back onto the big screen, a Jimi Hendrix biopic is tuning up, Robert Zemeckis is set to direct an animated remake of the Beatles' 'Yellow Submarine,' and more of today's top movie headlines. Lionsgate has proved that nobody puts Baby in a corner ... ever. The studio has reportedly tapped 'Uptown Girls' scribe Julia Dahl to write a remake of the 1987 classic 'Dirty Dancing,' which starred Patrick Swayze as a dance instructor at Catskill resort and Jennifer Grey as the eternally optimistic guest named Baby who tangos her way into his heart. Pray it's better than 2004's 'Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights.' [Hollywood.com]


In more remake news, Disney is in talks with Robert Zemeckis to direct a performance-capture 3-D animated update of the psychedelic 1968 cartoon 'The Yellow Submarine,' which featured 16 Beatles songs ... as well as the Beatles themselves as characters. Key to solidifying the deal is getting access to all 16 songs, which include the title track as well as 'All You Need Is Love' and 'Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds.' [Variety] | [The Hollywood Reporter]


Legendary Pictures is prepping a new film based on the life of legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix -- that is, if they can acquire the 'Star Spangled Banner' and 'All Along the Watchtower' musician's life rights from Experience Hendrix, with whom Legendary is currently in negotiations. Fingers crossed. [Variety]


So is Brad Pitt going to play the villainous Moriarty in Guy Ritchie's upcoming 'Sherlock Holmes' flick, or isn't he? Though the studio recently denied that Pitt was "joining the cast," Ritchie has confirmed that Moriarty will make "some kind of appearance" but refused to elaborate further about Holmes' nemesis, insisting, "You'll understand what I'm talking about when you see the movie." [MTV.com]


If you've always wanted to see 'The Wizard of Oz' on the big screen, you're about to get your chance. In honor of the film's 70th anniversary, the 1939 Judy Garland classic is head back to theaters in glorious HD for one night -- and one night only -- on September 23 (details at NCM.com). Sadly, anyone wishing to listen to 'The Wall' while watching will have to bring their own copy. [SlashFilm]


'Get Smart' direct Peter Segal will direct and Bill Birch will write 'Shazam!,' an adaptation of DC Comics' Captain Marvel story about an average teen who transforms into a badass superhero simply by uttering "Shazam!" You just tried it, didn't you? [Variety]


A real-life mob mistress has put the hit out on Antoine Fuqua's upcoming movie about the Colombo crime family. Linda Schira, former girlfriend of Gregory "The Grim Reaper" Scarpa, and her daughter have filed suit to block the release of the film, alleging they are owed $150,000 for their life rights and for serving as consultants on the pic. Take our advice, Antoine, and just cough up the dough. [The Hollywood Reporter]
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