Saturday, May 08, 2010

Vancouver Goes To The Dogs With "Marmaduke" and "Kitty Galore"

Both "Marmaduke", based on the syndicated comic strip and the sequel "Cats & Dogs: The Revenge Of Kitty Galore" were filmed in Vancouver.

"Cats & Dogs: The Revenge Of Kitty Galore", directed by Canadian Brad Peyton is being converted to 3D by Korean and Los Angeles-based Stereo Pictures, ready to to be 'unleashed' in a wide release July 30.

"Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore", a Warners, Village Roadshow production, filmed throughout Vancouver, September to December 2008, including sequences shot @ the PNE Amusement park.

Starring Chris O'Donnell and Jack McBrayer, "Kitty Galore" was produced by Andrew Lazar for Mad Chance in association with former Warner Independent head Polly Cohen.

Screenplay is by Ron Friedman and Steve Bencich, following the continuing story of "...the great battle between cats and dogs for control of the Earth...".

"Marmaduke" from 20th Century Fox is a family comedy feature, directed by Tom Dey ("Shanghai Noon"), from a screenplay by Vince Di Meglio, based on the comic strip, created by Brad Anderson in 1954.

Premise follows the 'Winslow' family and the adventures of their Great Dane dog, 'Marmaduke'.. "marmaduke" will be released June 4.

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"Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore" and "Marmaduke"...