GOOD PEOPLE: 3 clips from Sakey based film Sep24

GOOD PEOPLE: 3 clips from Sakey based film

With just a matter of days before it’s release, here are some clips from GOOD PEOPLE. Young American couple Tom and Anna Reed (James Franco and Kate Hudson) fall into severe debt while renovating Anna’s family home in London. As the couple faces the loss of their dream to have a house and start a family, they discover that the tenant in the apartment below them has been murdered and he left behind a stash of cash—$400,000 worth. Though initially hesitant, Tom and Anna decide that the plan is simple: all they have to do is quietly take the money and use only what’s necessary to get them out of debt. But when they start...

GOOD PEOPLE: 1st trailer for Sakey based film May10

GOOD PEOPLE: 1st trailer for Sakey based film

The first trailer for GOOD PEOPLE, the film based on Marcus Sakey’s fantastic novel, is here. Directed by Henrik Genz, Good People follows a young American couple, Tom and Anna Reed (James Franco and Kate Hudson), who fall into severe debt while renovating Anna’s family home in London. As the couple faces the loss of their dream to have a house and start a family, they discover that the tenant in the apartment below them is dead, and he’s left behind a stash of cash — $400,000 worth. Though initially hesitant, Tom and Anna decide that the plan is simple: all they have to do is quietly take the money and use only...

Sakey’s GOOD PEOPLE heads into post-production Oct19

Sakey’s GOOD PEOPLE heads into post-producti...

Millennium Films’ GOOD PEOPLE has completed filming and has moved into post production. The film is based on Marcus Sakey’s novel of the same name. A young American couple (James Franco, Kate Hudson) living in London fall into severe debt for all the right reasons. One morning they find the tenant in their downstairs apartment has passed away and left 200,000 pounds in cash. All they have to do is take the money, and all of their problems will be solved. So they do, and that’s when very bad things start happening to good people. Henrik Ruben Genz is directing, with a script from Kelly Masterson. In addition to Franco and...

Franco, Hudson on board for GOOD PEOPLE (Marcus Sakey). Apr22

Franco, Hudson on board for GOOD PEOPLE (Marcus Sa...

After collecting dust in Hollywood, there is movement on Marcus Sakey’s GOOD PEOPLE. Earlier today, DEADLINE announced that James Franco (127 HOURS, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS), Kate Hudson (ALMOST FAMOUS, HOW TO LOSE A GUY IN 10 DAYS) and French actor Omar Sy will star in the film that is based on Sakey’s novel. Sy garnered international attention for his performance in THE INTOUCHABLES. A family, and the security to enjoy it: that’s all Tom and Anna Reed ever wanted. But years of infertility treatments, including four failed attempts at in vitro fertilization, have left them with neither. The emotional and financial costs are straining...

Oplev to direct Marcus Sakey’s GOOD PEOPLE. Oct03

Oplev to direct Marcus Sakey’s GOOD PEOPLE.

GOOD PEOPLE appears to be taking a big step towards becoming a motion picture. In early 2009, Actor Tobey Maguire acquired the film rights to the novel by Marcus Sakey. Now word comes that Maguire will indeed star as well as producing. On top of that, Niels Arden Oplev is on board to direct. Oplev has garnered praise and awards for the Swedish THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.A family, and the security to enjoy it: that’s all Tom and Anna Reed ever wanted. But years of infertility treatments, including four failed attempts at in vitro fertilization, have left them with neither. The emotional and financial costs are straining their marriage...