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SMALL GREAT THINGS Adaptation To Star Davis and Roberts

Viola Davis, who looks set to nap the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress with ‘Fences,’ and Julia Roberts (‘Money Monster,’ ‘August: Osage County’) are set to co-star in a big screen adaptation of best-selling a...
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Jared Leto Directing James Ellroy Thriller 77

'Dallas Buyers Club' Oscar-winner and 30 Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto is set to make his feature film directorial debut with ’77,’ a period cop thriller penned by David Matthews (‘Narcos’). Based off ...
disassembledman

Ivan Kavanagh’s THE DISASSEMBLED MAN Casts Emile Hirsch

‘The Autopsy of Jane Doe’ and ‘Lone Survivor’ actor Emile Hirsch has landed the lead role in ‘The Disassembled Man,’ the upcoming adaptation of Jon Bassoff’s acclaimed novel that has Irish filmmaker Ivan Kavana...
theraid

Frank Grillo’s THE RAID Remake Revived

The English-language remake of Gareth Evans’ Indonesian action thriller ‘The Raid’ is officially back on the cards with the news that Joe Carnahan ('The Grey,' 'Smokin' Aces,' 'The A-Team') has signed on to dir...
Downey

Downey Jr. and Linklater Team For MAN OF THE PEOPLE

It has been announced that Richard Linklater, director of ‘Boyhood,’ ‘Before Midnight,’ ‘Dazed and Confused,’ is set to team up with ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ star Robert Downey Jr. for an untitled feature film ...
Mulan

Live-Acton MULAN Eyes WHALE RIDER Director

Acclaimed New Zealand filmmaker Niki Caro (‘The Zookeeper’s Wife,’ ‘Whale Rider’) is reportedly in talks to take the director’s chair for Disney’s live-action adaptation of the animated classic ‘Mulan.’ Dire...
MyersDelClose

Mike Myers to Portray Improv Legend Del Close

Mike Myers (‘Wayne’s World,’ ’Austin Powers,’ ‘Shrek’) has come on board to star as Del Close, Myers’ mentor and legendary teacher, in the upcoming comedy ‘Del’ to be directed by the award-winning Betty Thomas ...
Batman

Matt Reeves In Talks For THE BATMAN

Ben Affleck’s standalone Batman film appears to have found its new director, with Variety hearing word that Matt Reeves has been offered the reins of the superhero flick. According to the trade’s sources...
PowerRangers

New POWER RANGERS Poster Released

It's Morphin' Time. New one-sheet for the upcoming big screen reboot features all five of the colourful rangers and Rita Repulsa (Elizabeth Banks). Saban’s POWER RANGERS follows five ordinary high sch...
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EASTBOUND & DOWN Duo Rebooting HALLOWEEN

John Carpenter, the Hollywood icon behind ‘They Live,’ ‘Big Trouble In Little China,’ ‘The Thing,’ ‘Escape From New York,’ and ‘Assault on Precinct 13,’ has revealed that he will team with David Gordon Green an...
SaoirseRonan

Saoirse Ronan Headlines SWEETNESS IN THE BELLY

Irish actress Saoirse Ronan (‘Brooklyn,’ ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’) has signed on to take the lead in in ‘Sweetness in the Belly,’ based on the bestselling novel by Camilla Gibb. Per Deadline, the immigrant...