Trades: Dirty Harry, Sweeney, Miller

“When asked at Cannes about the possibility of a sixth and final “Dirty Harry” movie, Clint Eastwood says “That is not correct… Dirty Harry would not be on the police department at my age, so we’ll move on from that” – effectively quashing any chance of one last Callahan movie. Nevertheless he still has a fondness for the role – “Whatever reaction it had, it was great fun at that time”…” (full details)

“Ray Winstone has confirmed that he’d love to play DI Jack Regan in a film remake of 70’s British cop series “The Sweeney”. He tells talk show host Jonathan Ross that “The new film has the feel about it that the show had, it’s really well written. If it all works out, I’d love to do it”…” (full details)

“Relativity Media has bought Wendy Diane Miller’s untitled thriller spec script which centers on a college student who takes on a summer internship and finds himself trapped in a dangerous affair with the boss’s wife. Michael De Luca is producing…” (full details)