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Jake Gyllenhaal & ‘Extraction’ Director Sam Hargrave Teaming For ‘Combat Control’ | Film News

  Jake Gyllenhaal is teaming with Extraction director Sam Hargrave for a new war movie titled Combat Control in development at MGM.   The film will tell the story of Medal Honor recipient John Chapman, a soldier awarded the medal fifteen years after his death when his heroic acts were finally brought to light. Chapman died in battle on March[…]

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Michelle Williams Playing Peggy Lee In Todd Haynes’ Biopic | Film News

  Michelle Williams previously played Marilyn Monroe back in 2011, and now she’s on board to portray another entertainment icon.   Williams will play Peggy Lee in a biopic titled Fever, which Todd Haynes (Carol, Safe) is directing. Doug Wright (Quills) is penning the screenplay and MGM is in talks to back the film.   Lee is probably best known[…]

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Multiple Movies About GameStop Wall Street Saga In The Works | Film News

  After one of the craziest weeks in Wall Street history, in which amateur stock traders were able to outwit stock market regulars thanks to, of all things, GameStop stock, it’s no surprise that Hollywood has quickly latched onto making a film about the bizarre saga. But not just one.   First, MGM have acquired not a book, but a[…]

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Jennifer Lopez To Star As Assassin In ‘The Mother’ For Netflix | Film News

  Jennifer Lopez has signed on to star as an assassin in new Netflix project, The Mother. Niki Caro, who recently helmed Disney’s live-action reboot of Mulan, is in talks to direct. Lopez will also produce.   The film revolves around a deadly assassin who comes out of hiding to protect the daughter she gave up years before. Lovecraft Country[…]

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‘Lovecraft Country’ Creator Misha Green To Write & Direct Next ‘Tomb Raider’ | Film News

  Per Deadline, MGM has set Misha Green to write and make her feature directorial debut on the upcoming Tomb Raider sequel that will see Alicia Vikander reprising her role as Lara Croft.   Green created and directed the breakout HBO series Lovecraft Country, which stars Jurnee Smollett, Jonathan Majors, and Michael Kenneth Williams and is based on Matt Ruff‘s[…]

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