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Ron Howard to direct superhero flick 364

It looks like Ron Howard – who made his name on films Splash, Cocoon and Willow –┬ámay return to the world of fantasy in his new picture. According to Deadline, Howard is attached to direct a new pitch from screenwriter David Guggenheim entitled 364. You’ll note that the title is the number of days in […]

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Ron Howard abandons Dan Brown trilogy

Ron Howard will not direct the feature film adaptation of Dan Brown’s novel┬áThe Lost Symbol, despite helming its predecessors The Da Vinci Code and Angels and Demons. According to Deadline, Howard will still produce the flick, which follows Robert Langdon on yet another symbology-related mystery. A studio insider claims Howard “”didn’t want to do that […]

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Ron Howard moves from Dark Tower to murderous Mormons

It was only announced yesterday that Ron Howard‘s ambitious plans to adapt Stephen King’s seven-book series The Dark Tower had been nixed by Universal, yet the Oscar winning director already has another project in production. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Howard and producer Brian Grazer are set to bring Jon Krakauer’s novel Under the Banner […]

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