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James Mangold, Elle Fanning Team for Patty Hearst Movie at Fox 2000

Mangold Fanning Patty HearstThe film will examine Patty’s relationship with SLA leader Cinque, aka Donald DeFreeze, and it should be another juicy role for Fanning, who will be coming off of Woody Allen’s new movie.

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Warner Bros. Picks Up Leo Sardarian’s Action Sci-Fi Script “The Expansion Project” (Exclusive)

Brad Peyton Expansion ProjectBrad Peyton (San Andreas) is nearing a deal to direct the film, which follows a rookie female marine who gets stranded on a hostile planet during humanity’s space colonization with nothing but an Exo-suit that’s running out of fusion power.

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I WANT TO FUCK ADOLF HITLER (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM In 1942, after Caroline receives a fatal diagnosis of syphilis, she decides to dedicate the remainder of her life to fucking Nazis to death.

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NATIONAL DUTY (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM When a ruthless female agent at the top of the intelligence food chain is betrayed, she’s forced to work with the bottom of the barrel: Bob Hope Regional Airport’s best TSA Officer.

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BEST. CHRISTMAS. EVER. (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A snowstorm creates the perfect opportunity for a woman and her family to investigate an old college rival – whose outlandish holiday newsletters seem completely fabricated.

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THE EXPANSION PROJECT (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A rookie female marine gets stranded on a hostile planet during humanity’s space colonization with nothing but an Exo-suit that’s running out of fusion power.

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TRYING (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMWhen a young couple’s attempts at natural conception come up short, they pin their hopes on the invasive and expensive process of IVF – and soon realise creating a test tube baby will put their relationship to the ultimate test.

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BIG IN JAPAN (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM The story of Pepsi-Cola and Connor, two lost souls in Los Angeles who think they’ve found their fortunes when they unknowingly come into possession of highly valuable flight attendant uniforms, but when they find out that the uniforms belong to a Japanese sex club magnate who will stop at nothing to get his precious uniforms back, Cola and Connor’s lives are turned upside down in ways they never expected.

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THE ENCLOSURE (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM The storyline is being kept under wraps.

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Orson Welles Alien Invasion Broadcast Film to be Financed by Echo Lake

welleswarwoldsTNCo-producer Sean Sorenson’s spec script We Interrupt this Program will go behind the scenes of the War of the Worlds broadcast that panicked the nation.

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Mickey Rourke, Mick Garris and Joe Dante Team Up for “Nightmare Cinema” Anthology

The other directors involved in the horror anthology are David Slade, Ryuhei Kitamura and Alejandro Brugues.

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A GIRL NAMED MARIA (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMThe story of a girl, taken off the streets of Mexico and trained to become the best hit woman in a powerful cartel. She gives evidence against the cartel, and now they want to kill her.

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What Casting Drama? Disney’s “Aladdin” to Star Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott

Mena Massoud AladdinThe rising stars join Will Smith, who will be playing the Genie. The studio will now turn its attention to casting the villainous Jafar and his henchman Iago.

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Timothee Chalamet, Elle Fanning Eyed to Star in Woody Allen’s Next Movie (Exclusive)

Timothee Chalamet Elle Fanning Woody AllenFanning currently stars in Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled, while Chalamet’s acclaimed Sundance drama Call Me by Your Name will hit theaters this fall.

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THE VOLUNTEER (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM One soldier accepts a covert mission to infiltrate and liberate a prison camp that will become the site of the largest mass murder in history.

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EVERY DAY’S A HOLIDAY (SPEC)

A darkly comedic tale of survival, tracking the romantic antics — or lack thereof — of Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Sasha and her friends throughout the major holidays of one year in New York. Holidays can be celebrations of life’s markers, but they are also reminders that some of us get lost along the way.

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ENTANGLED (SPEC)

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TV Casting Round-Up (03.16.17) – Emily VanCamp Joins Fox Medical Drama, “Parenthood” Alum Monica Potter to Star Opposite Jeremy Piven, Nia Long to Topline “Goldbergs” Spinoff, and More…

emily vancamp excerptCommunity alum Yvette Nicole Brown has boarded the untitled Mayor City comedy, Oscar-winner Timothy Hutton has joined Amazon’s Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, and Nia Long is set to star in The Goldbergs spinoff.

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SUMMER ‘03 (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMLogline: Inspired by true events, after her calculating grandmother unveils an array of secrets on her deathbed, a 16-year-old and her extended family are left reeling as she must now figure out how to navigate her nascent love life in the midst of a family crisis.

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TV Casting Round-Up: Lea Michele Departing “Scream Queens” for ABC Comedy

lea michele excerptLea Michele is saying goodbye to Scream Queens as she joins an untitled comedy on ABC while Dylan McDermott and Austin Stowell both board pilots at Fox.

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FRANCIS & THE GODFATHER (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMA behind-the-scenes look at the making of the classic motion picture, The Godfather.

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Dakota Fanning to Star in TNT Drama “The Alienist”

dakota-fanning-excerptCary Fukunaga’s upcoming TNT series The Alienist has landed A-list actor Dakota Fanning as its star. Based on the international best-seller from Caleb Carr, Fanning will join Daniel Bruhl and Luke Evans in the drama.

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O2 (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PM A woman wakes in a cryogenic pod, alone, with no memory, no way out. All she knows is that she has 90 minutes of oxygen left and must figure out how to save herself, while discovering who she really is, who put her there, and most importantly… why?

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Up and Coming Director Grant Sputore to Helm “Mother” from Michael Green (EXCLUSIVE)

Grant Sputore ExcerptAfter the spec Mother landed on the Tracking Board 2016 Hit List from writer Michael Green, the film was quickly set up at the Australian production company The Penguin Empire with Grant Sputore attached to direct the film, the Tracking Board has learned.

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MOTHER (GREEN) (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMA teenage girl being raised in a bunker by a robot “Mother” begins to question the intentions of her caretaker after an unexpected stranger arrives with alarming news.

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Elle Fanning in Talks to Star in Adaptation of “Beware That Girl”

elle-fanning-excerptAwesomeness Films is adapting Teresa Toten’s YA novel Beware That Girl and they are looking to Elle Fanning to fill the starring role. Cut from the same cloth as psychological thrillers Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train, the film follows two girls at an elite Manhattan private school as they manipulate each other in a game of cat and mouse.

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Amy Pascal Acquires Spec Script “The Post” About the Pentagon Papers

Amy Pascal ExcerptIn a competitive bidding war, Amy Pascal and her company Pascal Pictures came away with the new spec script, The Post. The script hails from writer Liz Hannah and this is her first spec deal.

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THE POST (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMBased on the real story of the Pentagon Papers and the Washington Post’s editor and publisher challenging the federal government to publish them in 1971.

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THE POST (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMBased on the real story of the Pentagon Papers and the Washington Post’s editor and publisher challenging the federal government to publish them in 1971.

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A MOST DANGEROUS MAN (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMCenters on the real-life Otto Skorzeny, a high-ranking Nazi special forces soldier and Hitler confidant who was known by the Allies as “the most dangerous man in Europe”.

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