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Colin Farrell has joined the cast of Saving Mr. Banks. The film is a behind-the-scenes story about the 14-year courtship waged by Walt Disney to persuade Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers to sell him the rights to make a film out of the book. Tom Hanks has long been cast as Disney with Emma Thompson as Travers. [Deadline]

Transformers: Dark of the Moon actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has joined the cast of Mad Max: Fury Road, which co-stars Charlize Theron and Tom Hardy. [Deadline]

If you squint, you can make out the faces of Liam Hemsworth and Chuck Norris in this new Expendables 2 poster. There's a Chuck Norris joke in there somewhere.

Ringu/The Ring director Hideo Nakata will direct an adaptation on IDW's graphic novel, The Suicide Forest. The story follows an American ex-patriot living in Tokyo who runs into trouble in a huge forest outside the city known as one of the most famous suicide spots in the world. Legend states that the souls of those who have killed themselves roam the trees. Fun! [Empire]

Ben Stiller and Kristen Wiig are completely transformed in these first look images from The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. See more over on Collider.

Woody Allen, whose new film To Rome with Love, premiered at the L.A. Film Festival last night and hit theaters next weekend, says he once offered a part to Tonya Harding and was considering Princess Diana for a role. He also states that he doesn't think any of his films are masterpieces. [Wall Street Journal]

Edward James Olmos has been added to the cast of Machete Kills. No word on what role he'll play. Machete Kills hits theaters sometime in 2013.

The first poster for Pitch Perfect starring Anna Kendrick channels Bridesmaids. You can watch the trailer here.

A batch of 10 new pics from House at the End of the Street starring Hunger Games star Jennier Lawrence have arrived online. Take a look below.

Rock of Ages hits theaters this weekend and WB has unveiled another condensed promo clip from the premiere and after-party. Check it out below. And for more rock stars, check out The Schmoes Know Movie Show over on Movies.com, where they run down the top five portrayals of rock stars in film.

George Orwell's classic book 1984 is being adapted for the big screen by television producer Noah Oppenheim (Today, Hardball with Chris Matthews). The book made it to theater back in December of '84 starring John Hurt and Richard Burton with Michael Radford director. No word on who will star in or direct this new version. [Deadline]

Brace yourselves for two new Amazing Spider-Man commercials.

VHS tapes have never looked more meancing that in this poster for, yup, V/H/S.

Shortlist can up with a list of the 50 best opening lines in movies and Movies.com has taken it a step further and asked you for your personal favorites.

Taylor Kitsch and Kick-Ass's Aaron Johnson headline Oliver Stone's upcoming crime drama Savages. Marketing is beginning to rev up as a new promotional banner was unveiled. The film hits theaters July 6.

Check out this awesome fan-made concept trailer for a Justice League movie.

Relatively unknown British actor Ricky Sekhorn has been cast as the Saudi-born terrorist Osama bin Laden in Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty. The film hits theaters this December. [Movies.com]

It's actually happening folks. Raging Bull 2 has begun shooting with William Forsythe in the Jake LaMotta role. [SlashFilm]

Finally, Disney Pixar's Brave wishes you a Happy Father's Day!

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