A rolling Steven Soderbergh gathers no moss. Less than two full weeks after leaving the director’s chair for ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E.,’ the Oscar winner his ‘U.N.C.L.E.’ screenwriter, Scott Z. Burns have announced that they’re shopping ‘The Bitter Pill’ to hungry studios. Per The Hollywood Reporter, ‘Pill’ is described as “a thriller set in the world of psychopharmacology.” Cue comparisons to ‘Inception’! Your pill bottle is… Continue reading Steven Soderbergh Sets 'The Bitter Pill' as 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.' Replacement
If you’re an A-list actor who wasn’t considered to replace George Clooney in ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E.’ then you may not actually be on the A-list. From Johnny Depp to Matt Damon to Ryan Gosling to Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Warner Bros. discussed the lead role of Napoleon Solo in the Steven Soderbergh-directed reboot of the ’60s television series with a reported 20-plus names. That game of Hollywood roulette has… Continue reading Steven Soderbergh May Get Bradley Cooper to Say 'U.N.C.L.E.'
Steven Soderbergh has a distrust of the Internet – which becomes quite evident from Jude Law’s character in Soderbergh’s new film, ‘Contagion.’ And, to be fair, Soderbergh makes some valid points. Last week, he set the record straight with us about Internet speculation surrounding his second unit directing work on ‘The Hunger Games.’ And, as you’ll read below, he also sets the record straight about George Clooney dropping… Continue reading Steven Soderbergh talks 'Contagion,' George Clooney Dropping out of 'The Man from U.N.C.L.E.' and the Lingering Mysteries of 'Oceans 12'
With the recent news that George Clooney wouldn’t be starring in Steven Soderbergh’s movie version of the ’60s television show The Man From U.N.C.L.E., ComingSoon.net thought some of our readers may be interested in learning what kind of movie Soderbergh plans on making with whomever replaces his long-time leading man.
Roughly a month back, ComingSoon.net sat down for nearly 45 minutes with one of Soderbergh’s go-to screenwriters… Continue reading EXCL: More on Man From U.N.C.L.E. and Fincher's 20,000 Leagues