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New Line Cinemas will release the Al Pacino film SIMONE on August 16th, where it will compete with Eddie Murphy's PLUTO NASH, Gwyneth Paltrow's A VIEW FROM THE TOP and the Tom Green/Jason Lee comedy YOU PROMISED.
Ashley Judd will star in the top-secret thriller BLACKOUT for Paramount Pictures and Kopelson Entertainment (SEVEN). Filming has a preliminary start date of July. No details on the plot have been revealed as producers are looking to keep things hush-hush. (Hollywood Reporter)
James Foley, who abruptly dropped out of directing Al Pacino and Colin Farrell in THE FARM, has found his new project - he'll direct Ed Burns in CONFIDENCE. The film follows a con man forced into a big heist by the mob after he accidentally cons a made man. Multiple table-turning ensues as the mob has control, then he has control, then the mob has control...(Hollywood Reporter)