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Elizabeth Banks’s iteration of Charlie’s Angels is about to get elevated to a theatrical level with Pultizer Prize-winning playwright David Auburn as the screenwriter.
Big Beach Films is developing a new film exploring the origins of the world’s most popular board games. The untitled pic, which centers on the creation of the hit Parker Brothers game Monopoly, will be based on Mary Pilon’s book The Monopolists.
Christoph Waltz will lead and direct the film following the true story of Albrect Muth, an eccentric social climber who seduced and married a wealthy older widow, Viola Drath. The lies in their relationship came under fire when Drath was found murdered in their home.
The “Frozen” writer/director takes on Disney’s adaptation of the children’s classic.
Logline: At wits’ end after their 10-year marriage slides downhill, Jack and Claire opt for divorce. But when they choose a “Birds’ Nestâ€ custody arrangement – living in a shared apartment and taking turns in the house with the kids – what they learn forces them to look at their “nestâ€ and each other in a surprising new light.
Logline: In 1859, a group of elite cavalrymen are sent to New Mexico to kill the chief of the Navajo in response to a brutal mass slaughter of 30 white men, women and children. The President appoints as their leader a man who has no experience in the Indian territories, and as they near their goal, tensions reach a peak…
Logline: A former child art prodigy, and second generation petty thief, arranges to buy his way out of prison to spend time with his ailing son, only to be forced to change his plans and commit one last big job for the syndicate who financed his early release.