Trade Breaks: Unicorn, Bridge, Vegas

“Nickelodeon Movies has acquired the spec script “Unicorn” from scribe Joey Aucoin. The “Elf”-like family comedy centers on an ‘alpha male’ man who wakes up to find a sherbet-loving unicorn in his apartment…” (full details)

“Blair Underwood will make his feature directorial debut on and Ving Rhames has signed on to star in indie drama “The Bridge to Nowhere,” with lensing set to begin in Pittsburgh next month. Script by Chris Gutierrez centers on the rise and fall of four blue-collar men who team with a destitute prostitute to create a high-priced escort service…” (full details)

“”Art in Las Vegas,” the latest movie by maverick Irish filmmaker Mary McGuckian, will shoot this summer in London and Las Vegas, with a cast including Andie MacDowell and Jennifer Tilly. Film, a comedy about the test-tube baby industry, is the third in a trilogy of experimental features by McGuckian…” (full details)