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    Diaz & Firth Team for Coens-Scripted Gambit Remake

    The Coen brothers' screenplay update of Gambit -- the 1966 Brit caper comedy that paired Shirley MacLaine and Michael Caine as a waitress and a burglar--just landed Cameron Diaz to co-star with leading man Colin Firth.

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    Director Watch: Woo's Killer Remake, Cameron's Battle Angel, Gatsby's Green Light, Hooper's Secrets

    - John Woo (Red Cliff) and long-time producing partner Terence Chang's Lion Rock Productions is ramping up a remake of The Killer, which Woo directed in 1989. This remake will be directed for English-language audiences by South Korean director John H. Lee and stars Jung Woo-Sung in the role original...

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    Cameron Diaz Joins Colin Firth In Coen Brothers Written Remake Of 'Gambit'

    Knocking around for years, attracting a wealth of talent including P.J. Hogan, Hugh Grant, Ben Kingsley, Sandra Bullock and Jennifer Aniston all attached at various points, the Coen Brothers' scribed remake of the Michael Caine/Shirley MacLaine 1966 caper film "Gambit" is moving ahead full throttle.

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    Watch: Hilarious Trailer Has The Girls From 'Bridesmaids' Doing Some Dirty Deeds

    While outrageous comedies have generally been the domain for boys, the crew from "Bridesmaids" looks to upset that balance. The first trailer for the film has arrived and gives us some hearty laughs from its talented roster.

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    Guillermo Del Toro May Not Have His 'Mountains Of Madness' Green Light Yet

    The Director Also Talks About What Would Have Been His Version Of 'The Hobbit' & More In Massive New Yorker TomeIf you haven't heard by now there's a massive dissertation-sized profile piece on filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro in the latest issue of the New Yorker. A fascinating read, the story, penned by Daniel Zalewski, touches on all facets of the 46-year-old filmmaker's life, from his obsession with monsters and macabre expertise in human and animal anatomy that started as a child growing up in Mexico; to his struggles with weight, his painful experiences on leaving "The Hobbit" and his Sisyphean task of bringing "At The Mountains Of Madness"...

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    Google Street View Goes to the Museum

    You may think Street View is an invasion of privacy, but today Google launches a more more benign use -- in fact it’s a great, fascinating, time-killing site called Art Project, in which major museums around the world have chosen artworks to be photographed so you can zoom in and see any section in ...

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    FUTURES | Five To Watch From The Sundance Film Festival

    In the eleven day whirlwind that was the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, quite a few new faces stood out to indieWIRE. Among the festival's big talents, iW caught up with five up-and-comers that may very well be seen more in front of the camera going forward...

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    Sneak Peek: Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez's "The Book of Mormon" on Broadway

    Roughly six years ago, Trey Parker and Matt Stone saw "Avenue Q" on Broadway and then met one of the men responsible for the "Avenue Q" concept, music and lyrics, Robert Lopez. The way Parker and Stone tell the story, Lopez just happened to be there. But for Lopez, it was a meeting with his heroes. ...

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    David O. Russell Likes Scarlett Johansson For The Role Of Elena In 'Uncharted'

    Says That Buddy Action Pic 'Two Guns' Won't Happen Until After 'Uncharted'Despite the film still without a script (back in December writer/director David O. Russell said it was half done and he's still working on it) casting ideas and story details continue to come fast and furious for "Uncharted: D...

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    Watch: Trailer For Medieval Action Pic 'Ironclad' Starring Paul Giamatti, James Purefoy & Kate Mara

    When "Ironclad" was first announced, it featured an intriguing cast attached with Paul Giamatti, James Purefoy, Bob Hoskins, Robert Carlyle, Pete Postlethwaite, Richard Attenborough, William Moseley, Colm Meaney and Angus McFayden. But as these things go, as development got underway casting shifted ...

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