Pornography is a major theme in Scarlett Johansson's latest film and believe it or not, she has her own personal views on watching adult programming. The 28-year-old actress, who is the stunning cover girl on the December issue of Britain's Marie Claire magazine, dishes in a wide-ranging interview about Don Jon and what she thinks about watching porn, saying "I think porn, like anything else, can be enjoyed. It can be productive for both men and women."
British helmer Otto Bathurst has closed a deal to direct Kevin Costner in Midnight Delivery, a Universal thriller being produced by Guillermo del Toro and David Linde.Delivery centers on a father (Costner) who attempts to save his estranged daughter from a Colombian gang by trafficking cocaine to London on a midnight flight.
Oscar winner Cate Blanchett will once again head this year's jury that will pick the winner of the Dubai International Film Festival's IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker script award. The IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker Award was launched last year with a cash purse of $100,000 to help the winning filmmaker transfer his or her vision to the screen. IWC Schaffhausen is a Swiss watchmaker. IWC Schaffhausen and DIFF have drawn up a shortlist of four projects to vie for the sizeable cash purse. The winner will be announced during the ninth edition of DIFF at a gala event on Dec. 7.