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Amazon Drops TWC: Cancels O’Russell Series, Takes Over ‘Romanoffs’

Fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and rape scandal continued, as Amazon Studios announced that it would be severing ties with The Weinstein Company (TWC). In a statement released Friday evening, the streaming service stated that it “no longer plans on moving forward with the David O’Russell Project. As for Matthew Weiner’s The Romanoffs, […]

Amazon “Reviewing Options” On TWC TV Series Amid Weinstein Scandal

As allegations of rape and sexual assault dating back for years continue to mount by the hour against movie executive Harvey Weinstein, Amazon is examining how to part ways with The Weinstein Company (TWC) and how that will impact two upcoming, high-profile series: Matthew Weiner’s (Mad Men) The Romanoffs; and David O.Russell‘s (Three Kings) untitled […]

Jennifer Lawrence Finds A Million Dollar Idea In New Joy TV Spot

In a new television ad for the upcoming David O. Russell film, Joy, Jennifer Lawrence plays a stressed out woman living under one roof with her parents, grandmother, kids and ex-husband, but discovers an idea that could fix everything. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-A85lXUCO8[/youtube] Also starring Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper and Virgina Madsen, Joy arrives in theaters on […]

The Silver Linings Playbook Team Reunites In Trailer For Joy

Director David O. Russell and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro and Bradley Cooper — the team that brought us Silver Linings Playbook — reunites for Joy, the story of a woman who fights for her business and picks up the gun. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uR-2TiQVY-k[/youtube] It seems Russell has found a stable of actors he likes working […]

Universal’s 2 Guns Gets A Reshuffle: Wahlberg in, Russell and Vaughn Out

It looks like Universal Pictures are taking one step forward and two steps back with their movie adaptation of the Steven Grant and Mataes Santolouco comic series 2 Guns. The project originally had director David O. Russell onboard with Vince Vaughn playing one of the two leads. The original comic was a double-crossing con thriller […]

Neil Burger To Direct The Uncharted Movie

Paramount have settled on a new director for Uncharted, having parted ways with David O Russell over “creative differences” – which, in this case, meant he didn’t give a damn about the fans of the original video game or what they wanted from its bog screen adaptation, and just wanted to make the best film […]

Win! David O. Russell’s Brilliant The Fighter On DVD

The more I think about The Fighter, the more I like it. Luckily, it’s now out on DVD and Blu-ray so I can think about it, and take another look at it, as much as I want. We’ve got three DVD copies to give away. The competition is simple. Trust me: this is worth your […]

Angelina Jolie Wants To Sequelise Salt, In Frame For David O. Russell Picture

David O. Russell, now divested of the Uncharted movie, can spread his attentions that little bit thicker. One of his in-development works is an adaptation of The Silver Linings Playbook, Matthew Quick’s novel about a man attempting to reconcile with his wife after leaving a mental institution. The man is likely to be Mark Wahlberg, […]