Batman, 007, Elizabeth, Ghostbuster, an Artist and Fred Flintstone are Monuments Men


He may need to recruit the services of his masterful looting brothers, the Eleven, to help secure bags of dough heavy enough to pay these guys, nevertheless actor cum filmmaker George Clooney’s rounded up quite the starry ensemble for his new flick “The Monuments Men”.

The drama, about a group of historians and curators who team up to locate renowned works of art before Hitler can destroy them, has snagged the talents of Daniel Craig, Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Jean Dujardin, John Goodman, Hugh Bonneville and Bob Balaban, says Deadline. Clooney, who directs, will also have an on-camera role.

The Sony/Fox co-production, which begins lensing March 1 in Europe, shares much of the same crew as “Argo” – the Ben Affleck doozie that’s currently sitting atop of the U.S box office – so that should definitely contribute highly in quality assurance matters.