Relativity Media goes for Paranoia

Relativity Media announced today that it has nabbed U.S. rights to the film Paranoia, directed by Robert Luketic (21) and starring Liam Hemsworth (The Hunger Games), Oscar-nominee Gary Oldman (The Dark Knight), Oscar-nominee Harrison Ford (Indiana Jones) and Lucas Till (X-Men: First Class). Production begins this summer and Paranoia is scheduled to hit theaters on …
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Cult classic Barbarella getting the remake treatment

Joe Gazzam, who wrote a script for the pending 21 Jump Street feature film, is now set to write the screenplay for a new version of the 1968 cult classic Barbarella, according to THR. Robert Luketic (21, The Ugly Truth) is attached to direct the updated sci-fi action-adventure, with original producer Dino De Laurentiis back …
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Five Killers adds new cast members

Tom Selleck, Catherine O’Hara and Martin Mull have joined the cast of Lionsgate’s action comedy Five Killers, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film already had Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl attached to star. Robert Luketic – who helmed the gambling flick 21 – is directing Five Killers, which begins shooting in France and Atlanta …
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The hunt is on for Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher has contracted with Lionsgate to star in the action comedy Five Killers, according to Variety. Aussie director Robert Luketic (21) will helm the film, which will begin production in early 2009. Kutcher will play a retired hit man whose life is turned upside down because a mystery person from his past has paid …
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Spacey and Luketic Go to Vegas

The Book Standard reports that the planned adaptation of Ben Mezrich’s bestselling nonfiction book Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions, a.k.a 21, is moving forward once again in development. Director Robert Luketic (Monster-in-Law, Legally Blonde) is in negotiations to steer the Columbia film. 21 revolves around a group of young men who become experts …
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