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Jennifer Lawrence And David O. Russell Reteaming For The Ends Of The Earth


By:  Eric Eisenberg It would seem that Jennifer Lawrence and director David O. Russell got along famously on the set of Silver Linings Playbook. Not only did their collaboration lead to the actress’ second Oscar nomination in the Best Actress category, she also recently signed on to appear in Russell’s next film about the famous Abscam sting, formerly known as American Bullshit. But while that movie is still in pre-production, Lawrence and Russell are already set to go for the hat trick. The Hollywood Reporter is []

Uncharted film loses another director


By: Eddie Makuch The Uncharted film has lost another director. Variety reports today thatLimitless director Neil Burger has left the project after coming aboard during July 2011. Burger replaced I Heart Huckabees director David O. Russell, who left the captain’s chair for the film in May 2011. The site also reveals that National Treasure writers Marianne and Cormac Wibberley have been tapped to rewrite the untitled movie’s script for Sony Pictures, Atlas Entertainment, and Arad Productions. According to the report, a new []

Uncharted movie loses director


By: Brendan Sinclair Yet another game-to-film adaptation has hit a stumbling block, as Variety reports that Oscar-winning director David O. Russell has cut ties with the big-screen version of Uncharted, citing “creative differences.” The Hollywood trade reports that the split was amicable. Russell’s departure likely means that the casting of big names like Mark Wahlberg, Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson, and Robert DeNiro in key roles–while never officially confirmed–is likely to be redone. In February, the director said that he wanted to be []