H'wood film freeze beginning to thaw

Siegel, Tatiana; McNary, Dave
November 2008
Daily Variety;11/12/2008, Vol. 301 Issue 28, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents some motion picture directors signing onto projects despite shaking economic conditions and a possible strike of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG). Greg Mottola will direct the extraterrestrial comedy "Paul" for Working Title and Universal Pictures. Martin Campbell will direct the action thriller "Nagasaki Deadline" for Alcon Entertainment and Lightstorm Entertainment. New Line Cinema has selected Nanette Burstein to direct the romantic comedy "Going the Distance."


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