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Poster and Trailer Debut: Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

The poster and trailer for Stephen Daldry‘s adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s novel Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close has debuted online. And, boy oh boy, you may want to keep the tissue box handy for this one… Child genius Thomas Horn stars as Oskar Schell, an inventive kid whose father (Tom Hanks) dies in the World […]

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First look at Tom Hanks in Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

The first official image of Tom Hanks and young star/child genius Thomas Horn in the upcoming adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s acclaimed novel Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close has been released by Warner Bros. With director Stephen Daldry at the helm, recent Academy Award winner Sandra Bullock starring opposite Hanks, and the novel’s subject matter and […]

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Child genius cast in Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Wiz-kid Thomas Horn has been cast as the young lead in Stephen Daldry’s adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s hit novel Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Deadline reports. Thomas will play Oskar Schell, a highly intelligent and sensitive, yet precocious 9-year-old who begins a journey two years after his father is killed in the September 11, […]

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Hanks and Bullock to get Incredibly Close?

Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock are in negotiations considering starring in Stephen Daldry‘s adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer’s acclaimed novel Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. The project has been put together by Scott Rudin, with Paramount and Warner Bros partnering on production and distribution. According to IndieWire, Hanks and Bullock are circling the parents of […]

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Head to Head – The Reader

Welcome to the latest edition of Head to Head, in which our Quickflix critic takes on our readers in a rip-snorting battle to the death! You pick the film, and we pick the fight! This week, Paul Nelson schooled us on the quality of Stephen Daldry‘s The Reader. For his troubles, he scored a double […]

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