Deadlinehas the story today that Jonah Hill will indeed be reuniting with his Moneyball co-star, Brad Pitt, but unfortunately for fans of the Oscar-nominated baseball film it will not be in front of the camera. Brad Pitt has tapped Hill to star alongside James Franco in a film that he is producing called True Story. Based on a memoir by New York Times journalist Michael Finkel, the Rupert Goold-directed feature centers around the journalist (Hill) who loses his job after falsifying elements of a story, but finds a shot at redemption when an accused murderer (Franco) insists on talking only to Finkel.
Update 3/29: It’s being reported that New Regency is set to finance the film. Production is set to begin in July and Fox has been named the distributor.
CBS This Morning landed an in-studio interview with Brad Pitt in which he did a little Oscar promotion work for his Moneyball nominations. Here is the interview in which the actor talked about being happy with his life, the film, and more.
Brad Pitt was on The Daily Show last night to talk about his Oscar nomination for Moneyball. The Fight Club actor explained why he stuck with the film throughout its behind-the-scenes turmoil, discussed the scout scenes, and the movie’s less than perfect ending.
Brad Pitt was on Today this morning over the telephone to talk about the Academy Award nomination he had just received for Moneyball. He discussed how the film was almost dead and briefly mentioned his co-star’s nomination as well.
Here are the top ten movies at the box office for the Friday, September 30. Moneyballwon while the new offerings bombed pretty hard. Even on its third Friday, Lion King was the third spot which is pretty impressive. You can probably expect that number to be bigger on Saturday/Sunday given the audience’s nature. Continue Reading
Here are the top ten movies at the box office for the weekend of September 23-25. Moneyballgave up the top spot as the weekend lead to a surge in family movies and thus Lion King’s ultimate victory for the second week in a row. Dolphin Tale was improved as well, nearly edging Moneyball out for second place. Continue Reading
Here are the top ten movies at the box office for Friday, September 24, 2011. Moneyballmay have won Friday, but given the strength of The Lion King 3D it could end up winning the weekend crown. Continue Reading
The reviews forMoneyballare coming out very positive. As of right now there are 93 reviews on Rotten Tomatoes for the film and only six of them are negative. Read on for both the good and the bad review highlights. Continue Reading
In what is almost always entertaining, here is another Moviefone Unscripted video where the actors of an upcoming film ask each other fan questions. This one is for Moneyball with Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill. Continue Reading