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Brad Pitt set for big-screen 'Odyssey'

Brad Pitt set for big-screen 'Odyssey'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Hollywood's Warner Bros. studio is planning a big-screen adaptation of Homer's epic poem, "The Odyssey," starring Brad Pitt, Variety.com reported.

'Das Boot' author Buchheim dies

STARNSBERG, Germany, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Lothar-Gunther Buchheim, whose novel "Das Boot" was adapted into a critically acclaimed film, has died of heart failure in Starnsberg at age 89.

Elliott hopes to revisit 'Avenger' role

NEW YORK, April 9 (UPI) -- Actor Sam Elliott says he would love to revisit the role he plays in the new TNT thriller "Avenger," maybe in another small-screen movie or limited series.

'Poseidon' to debut at Tribeca Film Fest

NEW YORK, April 5 (UPI) -- New York's Tribeca Film Festival Wednesday announced the Warner Bros. disaster film, "Poseidon," will make its world premiere during the festival.

Dueling 'Poseidon Adventure' projects

LOS ANGELES, March 18 (UPI) -- A battle is shaping up in Hollywood between two remakes of the 1972 disaster epic "The Poseidon Adventure."

Honors for Jeffrey Katzenberg

LOS ANGELES, May 27 (UPI) -- DreamWorks co-founder Jeffrey Katzenberg will be honored for excellence in filmmaking at Cinema Expo International in Amsterdam next month.

Bloom worked out for 'Troy' role

NEW YORK, May 17 (UPI) -- "Troy" director Wolfgang Petersen said in New York Orlando Bloom worked hard to bulk up once he saw how muscular Eric Bana had gotten for the film.

Director says 'Troy' relevant today

NEW YORK, May 14 (UPI) -- Director Wolfgang Petersen says he thinks audiences may see parallels between the conflicts in his new epic "Troy" and the U.S. war in Iraq.

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PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

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PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter
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