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 ...


Bill Murray Roles In Cameron Crowe's Next

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Bill Murray Roles In Cameron Crowe's Next

Bill Murray has scored an unspecified role in Cameron Crowe's untitled romantic comedy at Sony Pictures.

Bradley Cooper plays a defense contractor who falls for an Air Force pilot (Emma Stone) after he's assigned to oversee the launch of a weapons satellite from Hawaii. The two then team up to put a stop to the launch.

Rachel McAdams, Danny McBride, Alec Baldwin, Jay Baruchel and Edi Gathegi also star.

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Oliver Stone Talks About Martin Luther King Jr. Biopic Movie

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Oliver Stone Talks About Martin Luther King Jr. Biopic Movie

Oliver Stone is in early talks to direct an untitled biopic about Martin Luther King Jr. at Warner Bros. Pictures and DreamWorks.

Jamie Foxx is also in early talks to star as MLK in the movie which has been in development since 2009. The story would follow the famed civil rights activist from his rise all the way to his assassination in 1968.

Kario Salem penned the script with Steven Spielberg, Suzanne De Passe, Madison Jones and Samuel Nappi producing.

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Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg To Helm "Cherries"

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Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg To Helm "Cherries"

"Harold & Kumar" series scribes Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg are set to direct Good Universe's racy R-rated untitled comedy previously called "Cherries".

The story follows three fathers determined to prevent their daughters from making good on a pact to lose their virginity on prom night.

The pair are also set to do a pass on the script by Brian & Jim Kehoe. Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Chris Fenton and James Weaver will produce, with filming to begin next year.

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"The Minions" Releases Summer 2015

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"The Minions" Releases Summer 2015

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment announced today that their Despicable Me spinoff Minions will now hit theaters on July 10, 2015. The film was previously scheduled for a December 19, 2014 release.

Also scheduled for July of that year are Terminator (July 1), Independence Day 2 (July 3), Superman/Batman (July 17), The Smurfs 3 (July 25), and Ant-Man and Peregrine's Home for Peculiars on July 31.

In addition, the release date for the Untitled Illuminition Entert ...