Start:  2/18/2013
Logline:  A troubled teen stops taking his medication and sets off on a quest through New York City to find the first girl he ever kissed.

Production Company:  Sundance Institute, Cinereach, IFP
Director:  Lou Howe
Producer:  Ben Howe, Luca Borghese
Cast:  Rory Culkin, David Call, Deidre O’Connell, Emily Meade, Louisa Krause
Screenwriter:  Lou Howe
SSN Insight:  Lou Howe had previously worked at Killer Films and this is his feature directorial debut.


Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Wrap:  2/17/2013
Logline:  Welcome back to Sin City, where the town’s most hard boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more repulsive inhabitants.

Studio/Distributor:  Dimension Films
Production Company:  Troublemaker Studios, AR Films, Quick Draw Productions, Solipsist Films
Director:  Robert Rodriguez & Frank Miller
Producer:  Robert Rodriguez, Stephen L’Heureux, Aaron Kaufman, Iliana Nikolic, Alexander Rodnyansky, Sergei Bespalov
Cast:  Josh Brolin, Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Rosario Dawson, Dennis Haysbert, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Ray Liotta, Juno Temple, Eva Green
Screenwriter:  William Monahan (rewrite), Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez
Details:  Sequel to Sin City (USA/2005) directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller and starring Bruce Willis and Jessica Alba.
SSN Insight:  Dennis Haysbert replaced Michael Clarke Duncan, who passed away in September 2012, and was expected to reprise his role as “Manute.”

Hello Carter
Wraps:  2/20/2013
Logline:  Carter has hit rock bottom and is desperate to win back his elusive ex-girlfriend. He embarks on a mad trail around London in search of her, picking up some unlikely accomplices along the way.

Distribution Sales:  Bankside Films (Foreign)
Production Company:  JLB Productions
Director:  Anthony Wilcox
Producer:  Julian Bird, Fiona Neilson
Cast:  Charlie Cox, Jodie Whittaker, Paul Schneider, Judy Parfitt, Antonia Thomas, Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Annabelle Wallis
Screenwriter:  Anthony Wilcox
SSN Insight:  Anthony Wilcox’s feature directorial debut is based on a short film of the same name, starring Dominic Cooper in the title role.

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