Actor-turned-filmmaker Peter Mullan (“Neds”) is set to helm “Paradise” which Peter Broughan will produce.
The story deals with the foundation of legendary football club Celtic by an Irish priest in Glasgow in 1887. [Source: THR]
UK director Tom Harper (“The Woman in Black: Angel of Death”) and scribe Jack Thorne (“How I Live Now,” “A Long Way Down”) are teaming for the London-set thriller “War Book” for Sixteen Films and Archer’s Mark.
The story deals with the aftermath of an international nuclear attack, played out in the political backrooms of London. Lauren Dark is producing, and shooting kicks off on location in London in mid-July. [Source: Screen Daily]
The Girl With A Clock For A Heart
James Marsh (“Man On Wire,” “Red Riding”) will reunite with his “Shadow Dancer” producers on “The Girl With A Clock For A Heart.”
An adaptation of the upcoming novel by Peter Swanson, the story follows a man who reconnects with an ex-girlfriend who needs his help. [Source: Screen]
The Night Comes For Us
“The Raid” helmer Gareth Evans will serve as action director on Timo Tjahjanto’s “The Night Comes For Us”. Joe Taslim plays a Triad enforcer who accidentally causes a massacre. [Source: Screen]