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Seth Gordon Exits 'Horrible Bosses 2'; Search On For New Helmer

deadline.com – After bringing in a $209M global hit with 2011′s comedy Horrible Bosses, Seth Gordon will not be returning to direct the sequel for New Line, Deadline has learned. 5 years 10 weeks ago via brucelee
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Steven Spielberg Drops Out of Directing 'American Sniper'

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Steven Spielberg has taken American Sniper out of his crosshairs, after declaring in May that he would next helm the film about decorated Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, with Bradley Cooper playing the marksman. DreamWorks has joined Warner Bros in a co-production when Spielberg said he would direct the script by Jason Hall. 5 years 10 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Len Wiseman Exits Universal's 'Mummy' Reboot

feedproxy.google.com – Jon Spaihts wrote the script for the film, which is being produced by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Sean Daniels and Jim Jacks. 5 years 11 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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'Garden Of Last Days' Scrapped As Director/Star James Franco Exits Two Weeks Before Shooting

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: What is it lately with directors walking off their own movies just before production starts? Two weeks before he was scheduled to begin production as director and star of Garden Of Last Days, James Franco pulled out of the film today. I’m told that effectively scraps a film that had $500,000 spent so far, a $3 million budget and a July 10 production start date. 5 years 15 weeks ago via jetli
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Lisa Cholodenko Won't Make 'Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day'

Lisa Cholodenko
feedproxy.google.com – The cinematic adaptation of Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day isn’t having such a hot day itself. Director Lisa Cholodenko has just exited the project, about two years after she initially signed on. This isn’t the first setback for the film, which found a new home at Disney last fall after Fox dropped it over budget concerns. 5 years 33 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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No 'Death Wish' For Joe Carnahan

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Joe Carnahan has abruptly withdrawn from Death Wish, the Paramount-MGM remake of the 1974 film. I’m told this happened over creative differences having to do with casting. Word is they didn’t agree on the guy playing the role originated by Charles Bronson. I understand that the studios want Bruce Willis and Carnahan wanted to go another way.

5 years 33 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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Exclusive: Nicolas Winding Refn Will Not Direct THE EQUALIZER; Sony Looking for Other Directors to Begin Shooting in May

Nicolas Winding Refn
collider.com – In December, we reported the exciting news that Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn was in talks to direct Denzel Washington in an adaptation of the 1980s crime series, The Equalizer. The show centered on Robert McCall (originally played by Edward Woodward), a former covert operations officer who dedicated his life to helping people in trouble.

5 years 40 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Mark Romanek Exiting Disney's 'Cinderella'

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Disney and director Mark Romanek are parting ways on Cinderella, the revisionist fairy tale movie that has Cate Blanchett attached to star. It’s all going down now, but I’m told that Romanek and the studio have differing views on how to tell the story. Romanek’s is darker, and it’s too dark for this to turn out to be a fairy tale ending. 5 years 40 weeks ago via brucelee
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Exclusive: Jonathan Demme Exits Stephen King Adaptation '11/22/63'

Jonathan Demme
fb.indiewire.com – With the Marrakech Film Festival in full swing, Demme is one of the directors receiving a tribute and our own Jessica Kiang got to quickly sit down with the filmmaker and chat about what he's working on, or in the case of Stephen King's "11/22/63," no longer working on. "That's off the table," he shared about the film that he was first attached to in 2011. 5 years 45 weeks ago via brucelee
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Juan Carlos Fresnadillo Exits Summit's 'Highlander' Remake

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: When it comes to directors on the movie Highlander, there can be only one. But it won’t be Juan Carlos Fresnadillo. The 28 Days Later helmer has exited Summit’s reboot of the film, which still has Ryan Reynolds poised to play the title character. I’m told that his exit is amicable, and that after a year of working on the project, he and Summit could not get past the fact they had differing views of the film, and finally agreed to disagree. 5 years 45 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Matthew Vaughn Won't Direct 'X-Men: First Class 2;' Will Bryan Singer Replace Him?

X-Men: First Class 2
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Matthew Vaughn has decided not to direct the sequel to 20th Century Fox’s hit spinoff X-Men: First Class. Ready for the next shocker? Atop the studio’s replacement short list is Bryan Singer, who launched the X-Men feature franchise with the first two superb films, and who has been a guiding influence in this spinoff by writing the treatment and producing. 5 years 50 weeks ago via jackiechan
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'Cloverfield' Director Matt Reeves Inks Overall Deal at 20th TV

hollywoodreporter.com – The "Felicity" co-creator and frequent J.J. Abrams collaborator will create, write, direct and supervise drama series for the studio. 6 years 3 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Ed Zwick Drops Directing Duties for 'The Great Wall' (Exclusive)

Ed Zwick
thewrap.com – Ed Zwick ("The Last Samurai") has fallen off directing duties for the historic epic "The Great Wall," an individual close to the project told to TheWrap on Monday, adding that there was a difference in visions on how to move forward on the project between Zwick and the producers, Legendary East. 6 years 3 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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Another Fox Shocker: Is Rupert Wyatt Exiting 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes'?

Rise of the Planet of the Apes
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: 20th Century Fox, already undergoing seismic changes with Tom Rothman exiting at year end, might have a major director to replace on one of the studio’s most important film franchises. I’m hearing that Rupert Wyatt, who helmed the superb franchise reboot Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes, will leave the sequel. 6 years 4 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Brian De Palma Exits Thriller 'The Key Man'

Brian De Palma
cinemablend.com – Brian De Palma has been attached to Open Road Films’ thriller The Key Man for nearly a year now, but a new story hitting the wire today points toward a possible replacement because the Scarface director appears to have moved on. 6 years 9 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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