Movie News: Channing Tatum's Epic Splits (Video); Tom Cruise Really, Really Wants Jack Nicholson for Comedy

Movie News: Channing Tatum's Epic Splits (Video); Tom Cruise Really, Really Wants Jack Nicholson for Comedy

Nov 20, 2013

22 Jump Street

22 Jump Street: Channing Tatum, currently filming the comedy sequel 22 Jump Street, was inspired by Jean-Claude Van Damme's awesome "epic splits" TV spot to make his own version, with somewhat different results. 22 Jump Street is rolling toward release on June 13, 2014. [Channing Tatum via Coming Soon]

El Presidente: Tom Cruise wants to reteam with Jack Nicholson for El Presidente, a comedy in which Cruise would play a "straight-arrow Secret Service agent" and Nicholson would portray a former president known as "an alcoholic and womanizing sleazebag." The two first starred together in 1992's A Few Good Men. Doug Liman, who just worked with Cruise on the sci-fi flick The Edge of Tomorrow, is now attached to direct; he and Cruise recently visited Nicholson in an effort to lure him for his first role since 2010's How Do You Know. [The Hollywood Reporter]

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures: Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg have each donated $10 million to a new museum dedicated to the movies. The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures will be located in Los Angeles and is tentatively scheduled to open in early 2017. Spielberg and Katzenberg will each have galleries named in their honor, which will be the only ones located on the lobby level of the museum. [Variety]

American Hustle TV Spot: Jennifer Lawrence, star of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, has a choice supporting role in David Russell's American Hustle, and delivers a great last line in a new TV spot that also features new footage. The movie, a true-life tale of crime set in the late 1970s, stars Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner; it's due out on December 18. [The Playlist]

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