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‘The Forger’ Trailer Starring John Travolta

‘The Forger’ Trailer Starring John Travolta

Six months after Saban Films picked up the rights to The Forger, the first trailer and poster has been released. The drama will be available exclusively to DirecTV subscribers starting March 26, before it opens in theaters and on VOD platforms on April 24. Director Philip Martin's upcoming drama puts a much different twist on family bonding, as a grandfather, father and son all team up to pull off the heist of a lifetime.

The world's best art forger (John Travolta) makes a deal with a crime syndicate to get an early release from prison, but in return he must pull of an impossible heist. He must forge a painting by Claude Monet, steal the original from a museum and replace it with a replica so perfect that no one will notice. He enlists the help of his father (Christopher Plummer) and son (Tye Sheridan) and together they plan the heist of their lives.

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John Travolta Takes on Revenge Thriller ‘I Am Wrath’

John Travolta Takes on Revenge Thriller ‘I Am Wrath’

John Travolta is in talks to star in the action-thriller I Am Wrath for Patriot Pictures and director Chuck Russell (Eraser). While no deal has been finalized yet, the producers are already seeking supporting actors to join John Travolta. Back in September 2012, Nicolas Cage and director William Friedkin were attached to the project, although it never moved forward.

The story centers on a man (John Travolta) who becomes frustrated with the local police when they fail to find his wife's killer. He uncovers massive corruption within the department, and becomes a vigilante who swears to take down these crooked cops. Paul Sloan wrote the screenplay based on an original story by Yvan Gauthier.

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John Travolta and Kate Bosworth Team Up for ‘Life on the Line’

John Travolta and Kate Bosworth Team Up for ‘Life on the Line’

John Travolta, Kate Bosworth and Devon Sawa have signed on to star in the Marro Films and Elite Film Productions' Life on the Line.

The plot centers on a crew of electrical lineman, who work high above the ground to fix the electrical grid and struggle to maintain their relationships with the women they love. Their lives are put in immediate danger when a storm tears through the area.

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‘The Forger’ Starring John Travolta Lands at Saban

‘The Forger’ Starring John Travolta Lands at Saban

 

This marks Saban Films second acquisition of Toronto following the action thriller Tracers starring Taylor Lautner and Marie Avgeropoulos from Temple Hill Entertainment.

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John Travolta's ‘A Three Dog Night’ Adds Veronica Ferres

John Travolta's ‘A Three Dog Night’ Adds Veronica Ferres

German actress Veronica Ferres has joined John Travolta and Salma Hayek in the adaptation A Three Dog Life.

The project is based on Abigail Thomas' memoir about a tragic car accident that left her husband without his memory. No details were given for Veronica Ferres' role.

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John Travolta and Ethan Hawke Join Blumhouse Western ‘In a Valley of Violence’

John Travolta and Ethan Hawke Join Blumhouse Western ‘In a Valley of Violence’

John Travolta and Ethan Hawke are in talks to star in the upcoming project In a Valley of Violence from director Ti West and producer Jason Blum.

The Hollywood Reporter described the story as a Western horror tale set in the 1890s, although Ti West chimed in with the following tweet shortly after that story was published.

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John Travolta and Salma Hayek Join ‘A Three Dog Life’

John Travolta and Salma Hayek Join ‘A Three Dog Life’

John Travolta and Salma Hayek will star in the drama A Three Dog Life, based on the best-selling memoir by Abigail Thomas, it was announced by producers J. Todd Harris and Clark Peterson.

The film is written and will be directed by Nick Guthe (Mini's First Time), who also produces.

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John Travolta Is a ‘Gummy Bear’

John Travolta Is a ‘Gummy Bear’

John Travolta is set to play Gummy Bear, also known as Gummibar in the US. Since its launch in May 2012 as a multi-lingual character and a virtual band with a library of songs, it has generated 3.6+ billion downloads and has become an established global brand, growing organically. Gummy is averaging over 20 million new users per month over the social networks and is available in 30 languages with major content partners EMI, Universal, Warner Music and Sony BMG Music Entertainment.

The film will be produced in Montreal for the big screen in 3D/2D and produced by Oscar Generale in LA (Casino Jack), Jonathan Vanger of Transfilm (Upside Down, Brick Mansions) in Canada and Spice Factory in the UK (The Merchant of Venice).

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