Amanda Seyfried To Play "Fathers and Daughters"

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Amanda Seyfried To Play "Fathers and Daughters"

Amanda Seyfried will re-team with her "Les Miserables" co-star Russell Crowe for Gabriele Muccino's drama "Fathers and Daughters" at Voltage Pictures, Busted Shark Prods., Fear of God Films and Leone Films.

The film deals with two different time periods in the lives of a father and daughter who live in Manhattan.

The first period is in the 1980s in which a famous novelist and widower (Crowe) struggles with mental illness as he tries to raise his 5-year old daughter.

Th ...


Matthew Johnson For "Encylopedia Brown", Legandary Pictures Gets "Reminiscence"

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Matthew Johnson For "Encylopedia Brown", Legandary Pictures Gets "Reminiscence"

Matthew Johnson ("The Dirties") is in talks to pen a family film adaptation of Daniel J. Sobol's kiddie book series "Encylopedia Brown" for Warner Bros. Pictures.

Legendary Pictures has bought Lisa Joy's sci-fi spec script "Reminiscence", but no plot details are given or producers are attached. Joy is co-writing the upcoming "Westworld" remake with Jonathan Nolan for HBO.

Media Rights Capital has picked up Chris Cantwell & Chris Rogers' untitled grounded action thriller sp ...


"Gravity" Gets $55 Million

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"Gravity" Gets $55 Million

Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" exceeded expectations to open to $55.6 million domestically this weekend, along with an additional $27.4 million from 27 overseas markets.

That $55M is the largest October opening weekend of all time, the largest IMAX opening in October, the largest openings ever for Bullock and Clooney, and the second largest for Cuaron.

The film's 3D showings exceeded all expectations and made up 70% of the film's grosses. It also stands as easily one of the best r ...


Logan Marshall-Green, Laura Carmichael, Olivier Gourmet Join "Madame Bovary"

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Logan Marshall-Green, Laura Carmichael, Olivier Gourmet Join "Madame Bovary"

Logan Marshall-Green (Prometheus), Olivier Gourmet (The Son) and Laura Carmichael (“Downton Abbey”) have joined the cast of Madame Bovary featuring Mia Wasikowska, Ezra Miller, Paul Giamatti, Rhys Ifans and Henry Lloyd-Hughes. Principal photography on the film started today in Normandy, France.

Sophie Barthes (Cold Souls) directs the passionate drama from a screenplay by Rose Barrenche & Sophie Barthes who adapted Gustave Flaubert’s classic novel, "Madame Bovary. ...


Ameesha Patel To Join "Desi Magic"

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Ameesha Patel To Join "Desi Magic"

Ameesha is ready with her first production Desi Magic that stars Zayed Khan and Randhir Kapoor along with her.

`Desi Magic`, her home production, will be directed by a new director, while its screenplay is written by Sanjay Gadhvi.

Talking about the movie`s flavour, Ameesha said: “It will be a blend of `Jab We Met`, `Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge` and other (such) Bollywood films.”

Directed by Mehul Atha, Desi Magic will see Ameesha portraying double roles, s ...