Smith is best known for writing the Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu-directed The Revenant and subsequently overhauled Overlord, the WWII thriller that Abrams' Bad Robot is producing for Paramount.
There's no guarantee Tarantino will direct this movie, but the idea is for the winning scribe to work on the screenplay while the Inglourious Basterds filmmaker shoots his next movie next summer.
What do you think about there being an R-rated Star Trek? His next film, which is set around the Charles Manson murders, is set at Sony and was given an August 2019 release date, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the murder of Sharon Tate and four others on August 9, 1969. Would he stick to his retirement plan? And it's not as if it's without precedent these days: Star Trek: Discovery has been pushing the boundaries on TV already thanks to the more relaxed regulations with home carrier CBS All Access. Phasers were set to stun, because nobody saw this coming; Tarantino isn't known for science-fiction, and he almost always works on his own original concepts, not established cinematic universes.
Mariners acquire 2B Gordon from Marlins
First reported by Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic , the Mariners have acquired second baseman Dee Gordon from the Miami Marlins . He is the only active player to bat at least.300 while stealing at least 50 bases in multiple seasons (2015 and 2017).
New Lexus Crossover Will Challenge Land Rover, Jaguar
Lexas has announced a new crossover vehicle concept that will expand its crossover line into previously untouched territory. Lexus has been introducing every new model with a hybrid drivetrain option and we would expect that in this case as well.
Wyoming's homeless population continues to rise
A new federal report on homelessness in America offers a snapshot of how San Diego County is doing compared with other cities. The number of families with children experiencing homelessness declined 8.8 percent since 2016 and 68.7 percent since 2010.
Scharf Investments LLC Holds Stake in Dollar Gen Corp New (DG)
The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website . The stock of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, October 21 by Bank of America.