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Ben Affleck Drops Out Of ‘Triple Frontier’ | Film News

  The exits are here, here, and here. At least, that seems to be the tag line of eventual thriller Triple Frontier, which has now seen the departure of Ben Affleck from its cast. Affleck is the latest to drop out of the project, following the exits of Tom Hardy and Channing Tatum due to apparent scheduling conflicts. Paramount also[…]

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Todd Haynes To Receive Locarno Lifetime Achievement Award | Film News

  The Locarno Film Festival (which takes place between August 2-12) will pay homage to Todd Haynes with its Pardo d’Onore Manor lifetime achievement award. The Oscar-nominated U.S. director will also be celebrated with screenings of his latest film Wonderstruck and also his first feature  which competed in Locarno in 1991, titled Poison.   Poison, a triptych of stories about transgression and persecution inspired by late French writer[…]

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‘Game Of Thrones’ Writer To Rewrite ‘Aladdin’ Script For Disney | Film News

  Disney’s live-action spree rolls on, but it might not always be smooth sailing. Following the good news last week that Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott have been cast in the roles of Aladdin and Jasmine, respectively, to join Will Smith as the Genie, the studio has now hired Game Of Thrones writer Vanessa Taylor to rewrite the script for[…]

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‘It’ Director Andy Muschietti Will Head ‘Robotech’ Adaptation For Sony | Film News

  It director Andy Muschietti is set to head Sony’s live-action adaptation of Robotech, more than 30 years after the original series debuted on TV. Muschietti gained fame for directing Mama (2013) starring Jessica Chastain, based on his own short Mamá (2008).   According to Variety, “the story is set in a time when Earth has developed giant robots from[…]

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Christina Hendricks, Anna Camp, and Alysia Reiner To Star In ‘Egg’ | Film News

  Christina Hendricks, Anna Camp, and Alysia Reiner are set to headline Egg, a dark comedy from best selling author Risa Mickenberg (Taxi Driver Wisdom, 1996). GLOW alumna Marianna Palka directs the motherhood tale.   Each of the actresses are well established; Hendricks rose to fame as Joan Holloway in Mad Men, Reiner as Natalie Figueroa in Orange is the[…]

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