Jennifer Aniston goes to prison (and fronts an all-female country band), 'G.I. Joe' says "No 'Joe'!" to critics, Josh Duhamel embarks on 'Life' with Katherine Heigl, and more of today's top movie headlines. Jennifer Aniston is heading to prison for 'Goree Girls.' She'll star in the real-life story an all-female country band that came together in a Texas jailhouse in the 1940s. The film is based on a 2003 Texas Monthly article about eight female inmates who formed one of the first all-girl Country & Western acts in the country, became a public hit and were eventually pardoned. Michael Sucsy ('Grey Gardens') will direct. [Variety]


'G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra' is saying "No 'Joe'!" to reviewers. Paramount has chosen not to screen the film for critics in advance of its Aug. 7 bow, opting instead to let "audiences define this film." The studio cites "the chasm we experienced with 'Transformers 2' between the response of audiences and critics" as the reason. Well, now we know ... and knowing is half the battle. [PopEater]


Josh Duhamel is in talks to join Katherine Heigl for 'Life as We Know It,' a romantic drama about two unattached adults forced together when their mutual best friends die in a car accident and name them as guardians of their orphaned daughter. [Variety]




The Heath Ledger-directed music video for Modest Mouse's "King Rat" has been released -- and boy does it showcase Heath's Terry Gilliam-esque imagination. The animated clip features dancing, cigar-chomping whales and seals, a talking sun, and fish fishing for other fish with a pole. [Watch the video on RottenTomatoes.com]


Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way is developing a Gothic reimagining of 'Little Red Riding Hood,' with 'Orphan' scribe David Leslie Johnson writing the screenplay. The classic tale tells of a wolf who disguises himself as a girl's sick grandma in an attempt to ambush (and eat) her. While the girl escapes in the Brothers' Grimm version, the earliest published take ends with the wolf enjoying a tasty Red Riding Hood repast. Wonder which this will be. [Variety]


Jason Segel has joined fellow Apatow favorites Jonah Hill and Jason Schwartzman in 'The Adventurer's Handbook.' Written by Hill and based on the book by Mike Confrey, 'Handbook' follows four pals who, inspired by the titular tome, set out on an overseas quest in search of a mysterious location detailed within the pages. [EW.com]


Columbia has picked up 'Babe in the Woods,' an original action-comedy spec script penned by 'School of Rock' screenwriter Mike White. The story follows a female college freshman from the Midwest who arrives at Yale only to become a prime target of the New Jersey mob. [Variety]


Larry Fessenden has been tapped to direct the U.S. remake of 'The Orphanage,' a chilling 2007 Spanish-language horror film produced by Guillermo del Toro and directed by his protege Juan Antonio Bayona. [The Hollywood Reporter]
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