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    Nicole Holofcener To Helm 'The Land Of Steady Habits' And More Director News

    It's pretty much a crime that a year has gone by since "Enough Said" hit theaters, and the consistently underrated Nicole Holofcener doesn't have a ton of projects piled on her doorstep. Thankfully, it appears that some movement is finally happening on a new film, and hopefully it won't be too long ...

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    ‘That’s My Boy’ Helmer Sean Anders Will Direct 'Horrible Bosses 2,' Kevin McDonald Takes On "Young" Elvis Biopic & More

    The Toronto International Film Festival is upon us, and with it flurries of announcements like the snows of the Canadian summer (or something), with new projects being lined up for original "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" director Niels Arden Oplev, an Elvis Presley biopic for "Last King of Scotland" ...

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    CBS's 'Under the Dome' Has the Feel of a 'Twilight Zone' Episode Writ Large

    Stephen King's 2009 novel "Under the Dome" is a 1000+ page behemoth about what befalls Chester's Mill, one of King's favored small Maine towns, when it's suddenly and inexplicably sealed off from the rest of the world by a giant, transparent dome.

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    Watch: Trailer for CBS's Summer Miniseries 'Under the Dome' Shows a Town Mysteriously Cut Off From the World

    Hold your jokes about "The Simpsons Movie" -- the makers of CBS' summer miniseries adaptation of Stephen King's novel "Under the Dome" are already aware of the similarities in plot between the two properties, and are planning to give the Simpsons a shout-out.

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    Watch: Teaser for 'Under the Dome,' CBS' Adaptation of the Stephen King Novel, Directed by Niels Arden Oplev

    Developed by Brian K. Vaughan ("Y: The Last Man," "Lost"), the 13-episode series (which, if successful, will be kept open to the possibility of a second round) is set in a small New England town that is suddenly and mysteriously cut off from the world by a giant transparent dome.

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    Review: 'Dead Man Down' Is A Surprisingly Satisfying Revenge Movie That Combines B-Movie Aesthetics With European Artiness

    "Dead Man Down," the new revenge movie that marks the domestic debut of Niels Arden Oplev, the Norwegian director behind the original Swedish version of "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," doesn't have an extended title sequence. There are a couple of names of production companies and then the title and ...

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    'Kon-Tiki' to Hit Theaters in English-Language Version, Riding Tide of Scandinavian Film Popularity

    With Norway's Oscar-nominated "Kon-Tiki" hitting theaters on April 19, the Weinstein Company is opting to release the film's English-language version stateside, to maximize interest and attempt to elevate the film from the subtitled ghetto that keeps most foreign titles' box office in check. As poin...

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    'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' Director Niels Arden Oplev To Reportedly Helm 'Flatliners' Remake

    Well, here's a remake we forgot about. Way back in the summer of 2011, Sony tapped "Source Code" writer Ben Ripley to pen their remake of the 1990 horror flick "Flatliners," which the studio has been developing since as far back as 2008 when it was conceived as a TV series, w...

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    CBS Orders Steven Spielberg/Brian K. Vaughan Stephen King Adaptation 'Under The Dome' To Series for Summer 2013

    Somewhat surprisingly, CBS has bypassed the usual pilot song-and-dance and gone ahead and ordered thirteen episodes of "Under the Dome," an adaptation of Stephen King's beloved doorstop-sized novel, adapted by comic book creator Brian K. Vaughan and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. The series...

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    Colin Farrell Seeks Vengeance Through His Rifle's Scope In Set Photos From Niels Arden Oplev's 'Dead Man Down'

    While the Swedish 'Dragon Tattoo' films didn't grip us as much as David Fincher's version, the overall success of the films (and, in this case, the first film) has paved the way for the talent involved, director Niels Arden Oplev and actress Noomi Rapace. Now hard at w...

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