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The Newsdesk 10.19.09 – Box Office Goes Wild; Law and De Niro Might Be in Thor

• A German actor is claiming that Jude Law and Robert De Niro both have roles in Thor. And that’s today’s “random rumor that probably has no basis in reality.”

• Stan Lee spilled the beans about his cameo in Iron Man 2 while at the Scream Awards. Will it join the list of his best and worst Marvel movie cameos?

• Laura Dern has joined the cast of the Meet the Parents sequel Little Fockers, as a headmistress who must put up with the little, er, “fockers.”

• The director of the upcoming Shrek Forever After will tackle the long-in-development fantasy project Monster Squad for Warner Bros. Sadly, (or fortunately), this is not a remake of the 1987 version.

• The director of the acclaimed drama Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire wants to bring the musical Miss Saigon to the screen. Meanwhile, the Le Mis movie is still dying a consumptive death in development hell.

Where the Wild Things Are topped the box office over the weekend, taking in an estimated $32.4 million.

• Miley Cyrus was spotted filming a scene for Sex and the City 2. This movie is giving The Love Boat a run for its money in the stunt casting department.

• Jackie Earle Haley is putting to rest rumors that he is playing the villain Sinestro in Green Lantern. Looks like he wants to leave being the De Niro of comic book movies to, well, De Niro. 

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