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Yesterday we got to talk with one of our favorite filmmakers, John Hillcoat, about his prohibition-era gangster movie "Lawless," out on Blu-ray and DVD next week (more on that soon). We couldn't help but ask the director, who was previously responsible for the aborigines-versus-colonizers western "The Proposition" and the post-apocalyptic fable "The Road," what was next. He told us about us upcoming crime epic "Triple Nine," his proposed remake of Jean-Pierre Melville's "Le Circle Rouge," and how he wants to do a science-fiction movie set in the distant future. About "Triple Nine," which was at one point set to co-star his "Lawless" lead Shia LeBeouf (now, maybe not so much), the director said that he's "hoping to shoot it early next year, in the spring. As usual, if funding comes together." Hillcoat said the decision to tackle "Triple Nine" next has to do with his emotional »

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