Trade Breaks: Dude, Transformers, Dream

“Nathan Phillips (“Snakes on a Plane”) has booked a role in Matthew McConaughey starrer “Surfer Dude.” McConaughey’s j.k. livin shingle produces with Playtone. S.R. Bindler directs the pic, lensing in LA…” (full details)

“Director Michael Bay’s Transformers will hold its Los Angeles premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival on June 27. Paramount Picturers International has also set international premieres for June 20 in Sitges, Spain, and the next day at the Taormina Film Fest in Italy…” (full details)

“The Weinstein Co. has obtained U.S., Australian and New Zealand rights to Woody Allen’s “Cassandra’s Dream,” starring Ewan McGregor, Colin Farrell, Tom Wilkinson, Sally Hawkins and Hayley Atwell. “Dream” revolves around two brothers in contemporary London as the circumstances of their lives gradually progress to tragedy…” (full details)