News Bits: Bosses 2, Cups, Stanley

Horrible Bosses 2
Several new photos are out of Christoph Waltz and Chris Pine’s father-and-son villains in the upcoming comedy sequel “Horrible Bosses 2”. Waltz plays a rich investor who tries to take control of the new business of our trio (Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis) so they plan to kidnap the son (Pine). [Source: Flickering Myth]

Knight of Cups
Appearing at the annual Cine event in Riccione, Italy, the CEO of the Italian distributor of the Christian Bale-led Terrence Malick drama “Knight of Cups” says the film will reportedly score a limited U.S. theaterical run later this year. It’s also suggested the film will be up for multiple Oscar nominations. [Source: The Film stage]

Flat Stanley
Chad Damiani and J.P. Lavin (“Kamikaze Love,” “Max Steel”) have been hired to rewrite the live-action adaptation of the children’s classic “Flat Stanley” for 20th Century Fox and Walden Media. Josh Greenbaum will direct.

The story revolves around the boy protagonist Stanley Lambchop, who is able to go many unlikely places after being accidentally flattened. Adam F. Goldberg and Chris Bishop wrote a previous draft. [Source: Heat Vision]