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Director Zack Snyder isn’t exactly known for helming compelling dramas aiming for critical acclaim, but perhaps the filmmaker is turning over a new leaf. Snyder is now set to team up with Christian Bale and Sean Penn on The Last Photograph.

The film, which tells the tale of two men who are inspired to travel to Afghanistan after seeing a photograph, has been in… Continue reading Directing Gigs: Zack Snyder to Tackle Afghan War Pic, and Paul Schrader to Helm Shark Hostage Tale 'Bait'

Paul Greengrass Likely For True Somali Pirates Tale

Paul Greengrass has been offered Columbia Picture’s untitled big screen adapation of the harrowing true-life ordeal of Captain Richard Phillips. Deadline has word that the director (who was connected to the film last week ) will likely make the project his next, teaming with leading man Tom Hanks.

Phillips captained the MV Maersk Alabama which, in April of 2009, was hijacked by Somali pirates. Phillips bravely offered himself as a… Continue reading Paul Greengrass Likely For True Somali Pirates Tale

Warner Bros. has released the trailer for their upcoming Dolphin Tale and you can check it out in the player below, courtesy of Yahoo! Movies .

Starring Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd, Kris Kristofferson, Nathan Gamble and Winter the dolphin as herself, the film will hit 2D and 3D theaters on September 23, 2011.

Also, be sure to check out ComingSoon.net’s preview of our visit to the set by clicking… Continue reading Dolphin Tale Trailer Debuts

Hey Bookworks, have you heard? New Kennedy Center honoree Oprah Winfrey has selected Charles Dickens’ great illustrated classics A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations as the latest reads for her world-renowned book club. The books, both published in the late 19th century, will be issued in a single 800-page, paperback edition especially for […] Continue reading Oprah Book Club Latest Selections: Charles Dickens “A Tale Of Two Cities” & “Great Expectations”

If you’re nobody in Hollywood until you’ve been reincarnated as a caricature on Saturday Night Live, Britain’s soon-to-be Princess Kate Middleton is ready for her closeup. Anne Hathaway not only spoofed Middle, but fellow actress Katie Holmes too, during her weekend hosting gig on NBC’s SNL. In a sketch which featured Andy Samberg as Prince […] Continue reading Tale Of Two Kates: Anne Hathaway Spoofs Katie Holmes & Kate Middleton On “SNL”