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The Newsdesk 09.17.09 – Douglas and Damon in Liberace Biopic; R.I.P. Henry Gibson

• Henry Gibson, the memorable star of such films as Nashville and Kentucky Fried Movie, passed away at the age of 73 after a battle with cancer.

The first trailer for Everyone’s Fine, starring Robert De Niro and Drew Barrymore, has been released.

• Steven Soderbergh’s Liberace biopic is moving forward. Michael Douglas will playing Liberace, while Matt Damon is his longtime partner. This will be easily Douglas’ finest role since Gordon Gekko.

LeBron James will play himself in Fantasy Basketball Camp,
a comedy about a group of people who attend the basketball star’s Las
Vegas fantasy camp. Fair enough. Just please keep Shaq away. We don’t
want a repeat of Kazaam

Sony Pictures is in final talks to purchase Defendor, the Woody Harrelson superhero dark comedy that premiered at the Toronto Film Festival. Makers of Hancock 2, watch this movie now.

• Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg met to discuss plans for Transformers 3. It’s safe to call this an international incident, yes? Someone alert the U.N.

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