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Casting Net: Ethan Hawke, John Goodman tapped for Luc Besson's Valerian adaptation

  • Director Luc Besson added a pair of names to his Valérian and Laureline adaptation. Ethan Hawke and John Goodman are on board the sci-fi blockbuster. Hawke’s role is unknown, but Goodman will voice a computer-generated alien. The movie is based from Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mezieres’ 1967 novel, which has been an ongoing comic. Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevingne lead, with Clive Owen and Rihanna also appearing.
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Ryan Reynolds' cat is telling him to kill in exclusive 'The Voices' trailer


Sweet, simple Jerry needs to tell the truth about cats and dogs: They talk to him, and his tabby, Mr. Whiskers, thinks he should murder that pretty girl at the office. That’s the plot of The Voices, the 2014 Sundance horror-comedy from Iranian filmmaker Marjane Satrapi (Persepolis).

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Casting Net: Gerard Butler's new goal to defeat Nazis in 'Dynamo.' Plus: Paul Giamatti, Olivia Wilde, Romany Malco

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• Gerard Butler is attached to star in Dynamo, about the real-life soccer match during WWII between a team of starving Ukrainian players and a well-fed German team, commonly referred to as “The Death Match.” The project is based on the book Dynamo: Defending The Honour Of Kiev; no director is yet attached. [Deadline]

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