Trade Breaks: Harring, Dressed, Treasure

“Laura Harring (“Mulholland Drive”), Jacob Vargas (“Traffic”) and Julio Cedillo (“The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada”) have inked to star in Repertorium Films’ upcoming family drama “Bitter Grapes.” Scripted by director Leandro Sanchez, the story follows an extended Mexican-American family on both sides of the border. Shooting begins this Fall in the U.S. and Latin America…” (full details)

“MGM and Hyde Park Entertainment are teaming to produce direct-to-DVD movies, the first being a remake of the 1980 Brian DePalma thriller “Dressed to Kill.” Rick Alexander signed to write the script, updating the original which starred Angie Dickinson, Dennis Franz, Nancy Allen and Michael Caine starred…” (full details)

“Walt Disney Pictures has bought an untitled adult treasure hunt spec script by Amy Pocha and Seth Cohen. The story follows a group of childhood friends who reunite in their early 30s to seek out a treasure that they tried and failed to find as kids…” (full details)