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feedproxy.google.com – Joey Kern, Luke Edwards, Bree Williamson and Brad Greenquist will star 3 days 20 hours ago via donnieyen
thewrap.com – “Zodiac's” John Carroll Lynch is preparing to play another monster, as he's set to play Jerry Sandusky opposite Al Pacino in Brian DePalma's Joe Paterno movie “Happy Valley,” multiple individuals familiar with the project have told TheWrap. Pacino will star as Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, whose legend took a major hit when it was revealed that he knew former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky was molesting children and did little to stop it in order to protect the reputation of his prized pigskin program. 3 days 21 hours ago via jackiechan
thewrap.com – Paramount has announced a new title and release date for “Paranormal Activity 5” as well as a new release date for “Scouts vs. Zombies.” “Paranormal Activity 5” will be released on March 13, 2015 as “Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension.” The film was previously scheduled to open on Oct. 25, 2014. 3 days 22 hours ago via theothersenhman
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: As RatPac Entertainment partners Brett Ratner and James Packer branch beyond co-financing the Warner Bros slate to create their own film and TV slates, they've hired Paul Neinstein to be COO. Neinstein, who reports to Ratner and Packer, comes from Paramount where he was executive vice president of Business Affairs for the past eight years making deals in financing, acquisitions and talent for Par's live action, animated and micro-budget fare. 3 days 23 hours ago via jetli
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Katey Sagal has been set to star in Bleed For This. She will play Louise Pazienza, the mother of fighter Vinny Pazienza in the film directed and scripted by Ben Younger. She joins Whiplash star Miles Teller, who'll play the former world champ known as the Pazmanian Devil, with Aaron Eckhart playing trainer Kevin Rooney, Amanda Clayton playing Doreen Pazienza, and Ciaran Hinds and Tom DeNucci also starring. 4 days 25 min ago via jetli
screenrant.com – Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass were reported to be in talks to make another Jason Bourne movie a couple days ago, which raised the question – where does that leave the direct followup to the 2012 Bourne series installment, The Bourne Legacy (starring Jeremy Renner as chemically-enhanced ex-black ops agent Aaron Cross)? 4 days 56 min ago via jetli
Interview: Terry Gilliam On ‘The Zero Theorem,’ Avoiding Facebook, ‘Don Quixote’ And His Upcoming Autobiography
fb.indiewire.com – If you’ve ever written something about Terry Gilliam, there’s a good possibility he’s read it. Unlike his contemporaries, he makes a habit of checking out everything from reviews of his films to the comments on his Facebook wall. Of course, Gilliam has always been hard to pin down, particularly when it comes to the products he puts on screen. 4 days 1 hour ago via donnieyen
Imax CEO Says Audiences Are "A Little Sick Of The Post-Apocalyptic, Dark, Angst-Ridden, Suicidal Movies"
fb.indiewire.com – Hazarding his opinion on studio trends of which audiences may have grown weary, Imax Entertainment CEO Greg Foster told those assembled at the Bank of America 2014 Media, Communications and Entertainment Conferencethat, “Maybe people are getting a little sick of the post-apocalyptic, dark, angst-ridden, suicidal movies.” Now, here’s a guy whose business partly depends on the studios’ success, but who doesn’t spend his days interpreting audience analytics and agonizing over what to feed us next. 4 days 2 hours ago via theothersenhman
feedproxy.google.com – Normally we’d have a large measure of sympathy for anyone who had to take over a job following Roger Deakins. And since Deakins isn’t shooting the new Bond film, someone has to step into his shoes. But the person to take over the job shooting Bond 24 is Hoyte van Hoytema, who did such a tremendous job with Her, and then shot Interstellar for Christopher Nolan. 4 days 2 hours ago via donnieyen
wegotthiscovered.com – Though the next Marvel movie is Avengers: Age of Ultron (out in May of next year), the superhero pic that everybody seems to be focused on at the moment is Doctor Strange, which will work to introduce audiences to the more supernatural side of the Marvel comic-book universe. Joaquin Phoenix is reportedly in final talks for the lead role, and Sinister director Scott Derrickson is set to helm, working from a script most recently written by Jon Spaihts (Thomas Dean Donnelly and Joshua Oppenheimer did past drafts). 4 days 2 hours ago via jackiechan