Hailee Steinfeld Stars "Carrie Pilby"

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Hailee Steinfeld Stars "Carrie Pilby"

Hailee Steinfeld is set to star in "Carrie Pilby," the Susan Johnson-directed indie film adaptation of the coming-of-age novel by Caren Lissner. Suzanne Farwell will produce and shooting aims to begin in May.

Kara Holden and Dean Craig adapted the script which centers on a 19-year-old genius who has just graduated from Harvard and has no idea how to fit in or socialize in life outside college.

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Alec Baldwin, Neil Patrick Harris, Jason Sudeikis Join "Downsizing"

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Alec Baldwin, Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Sudeikis are set to join the cast of Alexander Payne's "Downsizing" which Annapurna Pictures has stepped in to finance and produce. Filming begins early 2016

The story is described as a social satire in which a guy realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself.

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Neill Blomkamp's New "Alien" Film Art

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Neill Blomkamp's New "Alien" Film Art

"District 9" and "Elysium" filmmaker Neill Blomkamp shocked the hell out of everyone last night when he used social media to drop a massive stash of concept art for a film project he says he has given up on. Not just any film either, but what appears to be a direct follow-up to James Cameron's 1986 effort "Aliens" that seemingly ignores both "Alien 3" and "Alien Resurrection.

It began with the tweet: "Was working on this. Don't think I am anymore. Love it though... Woulda rocked. Was ...


Anthony Hopkins Letter For "Breaking Bad"

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Anthony Hopkins Letter For "Breaking Bad"

A "Breaking Bad" fan letter has surfaced online from none other than Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins.

The letter, first appearing on social media and since confirmed by Gawker, is genuine and basically sees Hopkins gushing over the show's star Bryan Cranston's performance as Walter White.

It's a stunning endorsement for the now completed series. Here's the letter in question:

Dear Mister Cranston.

I’ve just finished a marathon of watching "Breaking Bad" &nda ...


Kenneth Lonergan To Pen "Howards End" Adaptation

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"Gangs Of New York" scribe Kenneth Lonergan has been hired to pen the BBC Two and Playground Entertainment's four-part miniseries adaptation of E.M. Forster’s classic novel "Howards End".

The 1910 novel explores social and class divisions in early 20th century England through the prism of three families, and was most famously adapted into the 1992 Merchant Ivory film.

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