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Two casting items tonight: Julianne Moore will play the title character in the feature adaptation of Harvard neuroscientist Lisa Genova's debut novel, Still Alice, about a 50-year-old woman diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's disease. Aaron Eckhart is set to star in the psychological thriller Fade Out as a screenwriter whose screenplay about a jealous husband who murders his unfaithful wife starts to come true. More on both projects after the jump. According to Variety, Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland (Quinceañera) are on board to direct Still Alice, scheduled to start shooting February in New York.  Here's the book synopsis: Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children and a house on the Cape, is a celebrated Harvard professor at the height of her career when she notices a forgetfulness creeping into her life. As confusion starts to cloud her thinking and her memory begins to fail her, she receives a »

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