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Coen brothers to rewrite Angelina Jolie's Unbroken script

Coen brothers to rewrite Angelina Jolie's Unbroken script

Feb 26 2013, 5:58am CST | by

The Coen brothers are rewriting Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' script. The iconic filmmakers have signed on to update the draft screenplay of the Hollywood actress' new project, based on Laura...

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Coen brothers to rewrite Angelina Jolie's Unbroken script

Feb 26 2013, 5:58am CST | by

The Coen brothers are rewriting Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' script.

The iconic filmmakers have signed on to update the draft screenplay of the Hollywood actress' new project, based on Laura Hillenbrand's best-selling novel, 'Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption', according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The film will be based on the true story of 1936 Olympics athlete Louis Zamperini, who served as a US Army Air Forces bombardier in World War II, survived a plane crash and lived on a raft for 47 days, before being captured and sent to a Japanese prison camp.

Angelina jumped on board as director in December after Francis Lawrence dropped out. Previous versions of the script were penned by William Nicholson and Richard LaGravenese.

The drama marks Angelina's second time behind the camera after the success of her directorial debut 'In The Land Of Blood And Honey'. The 'Salt' star was reportedly very picky about choosing top-flight writers to help her tackle the script, before opting for the 'No Country for Old Men' filmmaking duo.

Joel and Ethan have rarely taken on script writing for other people and usually both direct and produce their own work, but recently put their name to art heist comedy 'Gambit', which starred Colin Firth and Cameron Diaz.

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Angelina Jolie's Unbroken Is So Intense, One of the Film's Actors Threw Up and "Couldn't Stop Crying"

Nov 4 2014 9:47pm CST | Source: eonline

Angelina Jolie has proven time and again with both her acting and directorial efforts that she's not afraid of tackling super-intense subjects, many of them ...
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Angelina Jolie Talks Marriage to Brad Pitt, Pursuing Life in Politics in Vanity Fair

Nov 4 2014 9:14pm CST | Source: ace showbiz

The 'Unbroken' director shares that 'it feels nice to be husband and wife' in an interview featured in the magazine's latest iss ...
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Angelina Jolie: ‘It Does Feel Different’ Being Married to Brad Pitt

Nov 4 2014 4:31pm CST | Source: extratv

The gorgeous Angelina Jolie graces the December cover of Vanity Fair, and she opens up to the magazine about her political aspirations and finally marrying ...
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Will Angelina Jolie Run for Political Office?

Nov 4 2014 2:25pm CST | Source: celebtv

Could we possibly see a Clooney-Jolie ticket in 2016? The Oscar winning actress and humanitarian gave a hint that she’s interested in crossing over from the big screen to politics in Vanity Fair’s December issue. The megastar says she’s open and it looks like she’s ready since she’s been taking political responsibility by working as a humanitarian. And who better to run with her than George Clooney? He’s expressed i ...
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New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: 'Maleficent' Casts a Spell at Home

Nov 4 2014 2:04pm CST | Source: movies.com

Our resident VOD expert tells you what's new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu and, of course, Netflix. Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $3-$10, in 24- or 48-hour periods Hercules: Extended Edition (action adventure; Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, John Hurt, Rufus Sewell; unrated) Maleficent ...
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Things We've Learned About Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken'

Nov 4 2014 1:57pm CST | Source: Indie Wire

"Unbroken" is Angelina Jolie's third outing as a director, a chronicle of the life of Italian American Louis Zamperini (British Indie Film Award nominee Jack O'Co ...
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Angelina Jolie: Marriage feels 'different'; she's 'open' to politics

Nov 4 2014 1:52pm CST | Source: la times

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are making marriage look good: The Oscar winner recently admitted that being married to the father of her six adopted and biological children feels "different ...
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