Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Clooney and McGregor to shoot in New Mexico

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From Dan Mayfield in the Albuquerque Journal:

'Goats' To Bring Clooney, McGregor to New Mexico
By Dan Mayfield
Journal Staff Writer

Two of Hollywood's biggest stars are coming to New Mexico to shoot a major film.
George Clooney and Ewan McGregor will star in the big-screen adaptation of the book "Men Who Stare at Goats," the film's publicist, Rob Harris, confirmed on Tuesday. The film is expected to start shooting in northern New Mexico in November.
The Hollywood Reporter has said Jeff Bridges and Oscar winner Kevin Spacey also have signed on to be part of the film.
The book "Men Who Stare at Goats" was written by British journalist Jon Ronson. It tells the story of the U.S. Army's attempts at psychological warfare techniques — like using brain waves to kill goats and Fleetwood Mac records to torture suspects.
Not many film details have been released, but critics have said the book is funny and many expect the movie to be a comedy...
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