Justin Timberlake friends the Facebook movie 'Social Network,' Carnegie Deli unveils the 'Wolverine' sandwich, 'Tron Legacy' and 'The Green Hornet' prep for a box office battle in 2010, and more of today's top movie headlines. Justin Timberlake, Jesse Eisenberg and Andrew Garfield may be "friending" 'The Social Network,' the Aaron Sorkin-scripted, David Fincher-directed movie about the origins of Facebook. If online reports are true, Timberlake would play Napster founder Sean Parker, and Eisenberg and Garfield would portray Facebook co-founders Mark Zuckerberg and Eduardo Saverin. [Collider]


In the day's most appetizing (we think?) news, New York's famed Carnegie Deli has unveiled its "official" 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' sandwich. So what mix of deli meats and accouterments best embodies a Canadian mutant with metal claws, superhuman healing abilities and a bad temper? Pastrami, corned beef, salami, brisket, tongue and American cheese, of course. Mmm ... tongue. [New York Times]


Seth Rogen's superhero comedy 'The Green Hornet,' which recently moved its release from summer 2010 to Dec. 17, 2010, won't face the clear sailing it had perhaps hoped for at its new date. Disney has announced that the buzzed-about sequel 'Tron Legacy' will also hit theaters that day. Let the box office battle begin. [Variety]


Lionsgate has hired Tyler Perry to write and direct a big-screen adaptation of the 1975 play 'For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf.' The, um, briefly titled play is a series of 20 poems telling stories of black women grappling with love, abandonment, domestic violence and other issues. No word yet on whether Perry's Madea alter-ego will cameo. [Variety]


Thanks to a robot-battling Megan Fox, a puberty-grappling boy wizard and some 3-D animated dinosaurs, the international box office enjoyed its biggest summer ever in 2009. On the strength of the overseas performance of 'Transformers 2,' 'Harry Potter 6' and 'Ice Age 3,' the foreign box office raked in an estimated $5.8 billion this summer to best the previous record (set in 2007) by a whopping 7 percent. [Variety]


With the summer winding down, it appears that Warner Bros. has once again taken the sweltering season's domestic box office crown. Thanks in large part to 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince', which is en route to crossing the $300 million mark, and the surprise hit 'The Hangover,' which became the highest-grossing R-rated comedy of all time with $271M, Warners' tally for the summer will hit a very hot $957 million. [The Hollywood Reporter]


Colin Hanks, Ary Graynor, Ann-Margret and Jeffrey Tambor have signed on to star in 'Lucky,' an indie romantic comedy about a neophyte serial killer who wins the lottery and decides to pursue his lifelong crush. Because good things come to those who wait ... and, apparently, also kill people. [Variety]
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