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Coen Brothers Writing Cold War Thriller For Steven Spielberg & Tom Hanks

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • May 21, 2014 9:45 AM
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Inside Llewyn Davis
Like most A-list directors, Steven Spielberg has a habit of attaching himself to projects he’ll likely never get around to making (fun fact: Christopher Nolan’s forthcoming “Interstellar” started life as a Spielberg project ) so when the legendary filmmaker began circling a Tom Hanks-starring Cold War thriller, we didn’t really give it much stock despite the shared history between the two. While we questioned whether the untitled film would “survive the development process,” DreamWorks has decided to directly challenge our cynicism and you’re going to want to sit down for this.

Coen Brothers To Rewrite Angelina Jolie's WWII Drama 'Unbroken'

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • February 26, 2013 9:01 AM
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As a director working with a studio for the first time, how do you know that everyone is fully behind you? Well, if you’re Angelina Jolie then you know you’re doing well when you land a pair of some of the greatest American writers (and directors) working today to write your script for you. THR is reporting that the Oscar-winning Coen Brothers -- and yes, the real ones, not the writers of “Garfield” -- have been tapped by Universal to rewrite “Unbroken.”

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