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Robert Redford and Jason Segel are the latest to sign on to Charlie McDowell’s The Discovery. Segel will be replacing Nicholas Hoult who recently left the project due to scheduling conflicts.
Rooney Mara and Nicholas Hoult are all set to star in The Discovery as it hits AFM. The film was co-written by Charlie McDowell and Justin Lader who previously worked together on The One I Love.
Logline: Based on the true story of the world’s largest gold scandal, that unfolded after Bre-X bought a dormant mine, and announced to the world they had found an enormous gold deposit inside of it. The hype spread across the world, as Bre-X stock soared out of control, allowing the partners and directors of the company to sell off millions of dollars in worthless stock, before it was discovered that the mine never had any gold in the first place.
Logline: Satchel, a young boy/struggling athlete from a broken home copes with his reality by playing Crossover, the NBA’s newest, most high tech and realistic video game ever. When his home & personal life get unbearably bad, he wishes he could escape into his favorite video game…and he does.
Logline: When a married couple who loves to cut loose with another married couple learns that those friends are divorcing, their own marriage begins to suffer. After several unsuccessful attempts to “date” other couples, they realize, for the health of their own relationship, that they must get their best friends back together.
Logline: When his wife is raped and beaten, Nick Gerard becomes entangled in an underground vigilante organization that promises to kill his wife’s attacker in exchange for the promise that he will one day do something in return for the organization. Nick mistakenly takes them up on the offer and, eventually, finds himself in a stuck in a bind.