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    Discuss: Will Michael Mann & 'Hugo' Writer John Logan's Unmade 1930s Hollywood Noir Ever Make It To The Screen?

    The walls of the studio backlots have always been haunted by the films that never made it into production. Whether through design, tragedy or somewhere in between, every great filmmaker and star has at least one project that slipped through the net, films that, had they made it to the screen, might ...

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    HBO Cancels Michael Mann & David Milch's 'Luck' After Another Horse Dies On Set

    If you're a fan of the HBO series "Luck," some sad news has arrived as HBO has decided to cease all future production on the show. It comes in the wake of a horse dying on set during the filming of the second episode of season two, marking the third horse to have died in total during t...

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    'Luck' Canceled After Another Equine Death

    David Milch's "Luck" has been shut down after a third horse died during production.

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    Over-Attached: What Projects Will Guillermo Del Toro, Ridley Scott, Michael Mann & Martin Scorsese Actually Make?

    It is very very hard to get a movie made. Even if you're at the top of the tree, anything can happen -- think of even AAA-lister Steven Spielberg, who couldn't get "Harvey" off the ground a few years back. So as such, the best thing a director can do is have several projects on the go, so that if on...

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    Michael Mann Eyeing South China Sea Picture 'The Tam'

    Put another one up on the board for Michael Mann. Barely 24 hours after it was revealed that he added the cop thriller "The Big Stone Grid" to his plate, it seems the director has another project that he's also taking a look at, while giving a slight update on one we haven't heard ...

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    Michael Mann Lines Up Cop Thriller 'The Big Stone Grid'

    While it's coming on three years since Michael Mann's last feature film, the divisive gangster pic "Public Enemies," he hasn't been sitting idle. His most recent endeavor has been the HBO horse racing drama "Luck" starring Dustin Hoffman, which was immediately renewed...

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    Michael Mann & David Milch's 'Luck' Renewed For Second Season

    Well, damn that was fast. And we certainly had our doubts. As we outlined in our review of the first season of "Luck," the HBO horse racing world drama starts off pretty slow, can be frustratingly obtuse at times and is stuffed to bursting with characters and subplots, but by the end of the season i...

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    The Chicago Way: Crime Story back on DVD for its 25th Anniversary

    On September 18, 1986, director Michael Mann (Heat) made good on his promising career in TV and film with the debut of his new period cops-and-robbers saga, Crime Story. Not only did Crime Story’s feature-quality production design live up to that of its TV antecedent, Mann’s stylish Miami Vice; Crim...

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    Michael Mann Looking To Direct Racing Pic, 'Go Like Hell' For 20th Century Fox

    So is Michael Mann going to make his "Days of Thunder" for 20th Century Fox?

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    Michael Mann Confirmed To Direct Historical Epic 'Agincourt'

    Plus 'The Duchess' Helmer Saul Dibb Tackling Undercover Cop Drama 'Codenames Only,' & More From U.K. Production Company IndependentSince 2009's underwhelming "Public Enemies," a fascinating example in style that simply doesn't work as a movie, Michael Mann has been beavering away on "Luck," a HBO co...

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