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'Zombieland' Director Ruben Fleischer to Take on Comedy 'The Regional Office Is Under Attack'

MadRiver Pictures has acquired the rights to Manuel Gonzales’ comedy novel “The Regional Office Is Under Attack,” and is developing it as a feature film with Ruben Fleischer (“Zombieland”) to direct. 325 more words

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MadRiver Pictures Grabs 'The Regional Office Is Under Attack' For Feature Treatment

BREAKING: MadRiver Pictures has acquired the feature film rights to Manuel Gonzales’ debut novel The Regional Office Is Under Attack, an action comedy about a secret organization of young female operatives tasked with protecting an unknowing Earth from a constant barrage of alien threats. 245 more words

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NBC Buys 'Mail Order Family' Comedy From 'Superstore' Trio

NBC has put in development Mail Order Family, a half-hour comedy from Superstore writer-producer Jackie Clarke, director-executive producer Ruben Fleischer and executive producer David Bernad. Universal TV, where Fleischer is under an overall deal, is the studio. 126 more words

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'Zombieland's Ruben Fleischer Attaching To Direct Movie Based On TV Show 'COPS'

EXCLUSIVE: Ruben Fleischer is attached to direct COPS, a feature adaptation of the famous police reality procedural TV series. The idea is to turn that vibe — best known for its catchy theme song — into an edgy narrative feature with a buddy comedy bent on the order of a… 105 more words

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Ruben Fleischer Re-ups Overall Deal With Universal TV

Ruben Fleischer has signed a new two-year overall deal with Universal Television for The District, his company with producing partner David Bernad.

Fleischer launched The District at the onset of his first overall deal with Uni TV two years ago. 214 more words

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Gangster Squad (2013)

A hard-nosed cop sick of his apathetic and corrupt police department is selected to head a special team charged with driving an underworld boss out of business and out of town. 187 more words

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