• scarlett-johansson.jpg"One immediate advantage of the film's English setting is that it effectively prevents the young male lead from doing a Woody Allen imitation." Like everyone else in Cannes, Todd McCarthy adores Match Point.
  • Army Archerd reports that Fred Schepisi (whose name he misspells) is planning to direct an adaptation of Steve Martin's Picasso at the Lapine Agile.
  • Red Wagon has purchased movie rights to the not-yet-written next memoir from Augusten Burroughs.
  • A flock of independent, international film financers have flooded Cannes.
  • Rawson Marshall Thurber, director of last summer's hit Dodgeball, is set to helm Norbitt, starring Eddie Murphy as both a "meek guy" and the "monstrous woman' he's engaged to marry.
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