Movie News

Affleck brothers and Damon team for Race to the South Pole

Affleck brothers and Damon team for Race to the South Pole

Casey Affleck will star in the icy offering “Race to the South Pole”, a Warner Bros drama that brother Ben and Matt Damon will produce.

The Hollywood Reporter says of the pitch from Peter Glanz :

Like its title suggests, the project aims to tell the true story of two explorers and their pursuit to be the first person to reach the last uncharterd territory on the planet in the early 1900s, the South Pole. Englishman Robert Falcon Scott and Norwegian Roald Amundsen were explorers from antithetical countries (one from the era’s most powerful empire, the other a country that had just achieved independence). Their race, seen as heroic during a golden age of exploration, sparked international interest and galvanized the world to see who would reach the Southernmost point first.

Affleck (“Gone Baby Gone”) will play Scott.

Affleck and Damon, with newly-installed partner Jennifer Todd, produce via their new WB-based shingle Pearl Street.

Share this story!Share on FacebookShare on TumblrShare on StumbleUponTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on PinterestDigg thisBuffer this pagePrint this pageShare on LinkedIn
(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)
Movie News

Psychiatrist nurse that brings her love of cinema and medical opinion to Moviehole.

More in Movie News


Hannibal actor nabs new gig on Roots redo

Editorial StaffJul 2, 2015
Fatal Attraction
Adrian Lyne
Michael Douglas
Glenn Close

Fatal Attraction remake in the works at Fox

AshJul 2, 2015

MTV releases Scream promo

AshJul 2, 2015
london has fallen

Trailer: London Has Fallen

AshJul 2, 2015
keaton - simmons

J.K. Simmons & Michael Keaton exit Kong: Skull Island

AshJul 2, 2015

Cool clips and more from Monsters : Dark Continent!

Editorial StaffJul 2, 2015

Trailer: Steve Jobs

AshJul 2, 2015

Paul Thomas Anderson to pen live action Pinocchio with Robert Downey Jr.

AshJul 2, 2015
Staten Island Summer

Trailer & Images: Staten Island Summer

AshJul 2, 2015