Michael Fassbender will reportedly take on the lead role while Natalie Portman will play his scheming wife in a new adaptation of 'Macbeth' directed by Justin Kurzel. 'Macbeth' could arrive in theaters in 2014 or 2015.
The Herman Melville book 'Moby-Dick' has been parodied on TV and several directors have tried to capture the classic novel on film, though no movie version has quite attained classic status.
After two poor entries ('X-Men: The Last Stand' and Wolverine) this franchise got a much-needed injection of life from 'X-Men: First Class' and director Matthew Vaughn. That doesn't make 'X-Men: First Class' a perfect film.