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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 18: Cary Fukunaga attends the Getty

As we await the next James Bond film from Sam Mendes, we’ll get a glimpse into the life of one of the men who inspired the fictional 007.

DreamWorks has just acquired the book proposal by Paul Kix for “Noble Assassin,” a WWII story about Robert… Continue reading Cary Fukunaga to Direct 'Noble Assassin' Based on Real-Life James Bond

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Steven Spielberg has dropped out of directing “American Sniper,” the adaptation of a memoir by Navy SEAL Chris Kyle that is set to star Bradley Cooper.

Deadline reports that both Spielberg and his production company, DreamWorks, have bowed out of the movie, which was also to be co-produced by Cooper. An individual familiar with the production told TheWrap that “Spielberg had a vision in… Continue reading Steven Spielberg Won't Direct Bradley Cooper Navy SEAL Movie 'American Sniper'

Robert Downey Jr. wished upon a star for Ben Stiller to direct his upcoming adaptation of “Pinocchio,” and it looks like it’s coming true: Stiller is in talks with studio Warner Bros. to helm the feature.

Negotiations to secure Stiller are in early stages, according to Deadline, though discussions with writers who could pen the project are reportedly already taking place. Downey, who will play Geppetto, was originally supposed to star… Continue reading Ben Stiller for 'Pinocchio'? He May Direct the Robert Downey Jr. Movie

March 5, 2013

Tim Miller, currently attached to direct Deadpool, has now signed on for another Twentieth Century Fox project with the action thriller Artemis.

Artemis’ plot is still unknown, although it is said to be set in outer space. Andrew Lobel, the screenwriter behind the upcoming Tunnels, is attached to draft the screenplay.

Miller’s career so far has been as

George Nolfi, the director behind The Adjustment Bureau, has made plans for another science fiction project at Universal Pictures, says a story at The Hollywood Reporter. He’ll work from an original concept by The Last Stand screenwriter Andrew Knauer.

Details on the film’s plot are currently unknown but Nolfi and Knauer are expected to collaborate on the screenplay. Nolfi will also produce alongside Michael Hackett.