Film | Flicks and Bits - Part 120


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Movie Adaptation Of Glenn Greenwald’s Edward Snowden Book ‘No Place To Hide’ In The Works

no place to hide gleen greenwald snowden Movie Adaptation Of Glenn Greenwalds Edward Snowden Book No Place To Hide In The Works

Sony Pictures have announced that they’ve optioned the film rights to ‘No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State,’ the new book by Glenn Greenwald, whose reporting on the revelations contained in Snowden’s top-secret NSA documents won the Pulitzer Prize for The Guardian newspaper. Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli of EON Productions, the team behind the blockbuster James Bond franchise, will produce the film.

Glenn Greenwald’s book, which was released worldwide yesterday via Metropolitan Books, examines the journalist’s personal involvement in working with Snowden to break numerous stories about the U.S. government’s intelligence gathering operations. The book is both a personal narrative of the events as they unfolded and a historical reflection on the broader implications of the NSA’s activities.

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‘Batman Vs. Superman’: Fun Twist On The First Image Of Ben Affleck’s Batman

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Ah, good ol’ internet. SuperheroHype Forum user BatFan1979 has put together this twist on the image Zack Snyder revealed yesterday of Ben Affleck’s Batman (which I think looks awesome). To date, the tentatively titled ‘Batman vs. Superman’ also stars Henry Cavill as Superman/Clark Kent, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White, Diane Lane as Martha Kent, Ray Fisher as Cyborg, Callan Mulvey, Tao Okamoto and Holly Hunter. Set to begin principle photography any day now, the ‘Man of Steel’ follow-up is penciled in for a May 6th, 2016 release date.

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