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Zac Efron To Star In ‘Firestarter’ Remake From Blumhouse | Film News

  Per Collider, Zac Efron has signed on to star in a remake of Firestarter for Blumhouse.   The original 1984 film, which starred a young Drew Barrymore, was itself an adaptation of Stephen King‘s 1980 novel, which followed a young girl who develops pyrokinetic abilities and is abducted by a secret government agency that wants to harness her powerful[…]

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Amazon To Finance & Distribute YA Adaptation ‘The Map Of Tiny Perfect Things’ | Film News

  Amazon Studios has signed on to finance and distribute The Map Of Tiny Perfect Things, a YA adaptation from Akiva Goldsman.   Ian Samuels – who previously helmed another popular YA film, Sierra Burgess Is A Loser – is on board to direct, while Kathryn Newton (Blockers, Big Little Lies) and Kyle Allen (Steven Spielberg‘s upcoming West Side Story[…]

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Tom Hanks To Play Major Matt Mason in Live-Action Adaptation | Film News

  Tom Hanks just finished one toy saga (probably), and he’s replacing it with another. Hanks will play iconic 60s Mattel toy Major Matt Mason in a live-action adaptation. The project is set up at Paramount, with Akiva Goldsman writing the screenplay. He and Hanks are currently the only two names attached.   The Major Matt Mason action figure was[…]

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Will Smith To Star In Sci-Fi Movie ‘Brilliance’ | Film News

  Will Smith has signed on to star in the Paramount sci-fi movie Brilliance. Again. If this news sounds familiar it’s because Smith was previously attached to star in the same project several years ago. Back then it was at Legendary/Universal, but he ultimately pulled out to instead star in the NFL drama Concussion.   Smith will re-team with Oscar-winning[…]

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Taylor Sheridan To Rewrite Michael B. Jordan’s ‘Without Remorse’ | Film News

  Taylor Sheridan, having made a name for himself over the last few years by writing gritty films such as Sicario and Hell Or High Water, before making his directorial debut in 2017 with Wind River, has come on board to rewrite Paramount‘s adaptation of Tom Clancy‘s novel Without Remorse, per Variety.   The film has Michael B. Jordan attached[…]

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