Trying to conjure up a Ouija movie

Sometime back before Battleship sank to the bottom of the deep ocean, we wrote a number of reports for TG about Hasbro's deal with Universal to make a bunch of movies out of video games.

Ouija the movie is back

As we reported earlier this year, Hasbro had a big deal set up at Universal where the studio was going to adapt a number of their games including Battleship, Ouija, and Candyland. 



The Hasbro/Universal post-mortem

Those who have cursed Hollywood for lack of originality must have been thrilled to see the Hasbro game deal fall apart at Universal. 



Ridley Scott's Monopoly has a writing team

As you've been reading on TG, there are currently a number of board game movies under development in Hollywood. 



Universal and Paramount in Ouija slap down

Film buffs were certainly rolling their eyes several years ago when Universal touted a number of movies based on board games.