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George Clooney and producing partner Grant Heslov are to produce The $700 Billion Man, based on a Washington Post article about the Wall Street bailout. While we were initially gutted at the realisation this wouldn't be an inflation-adjusted update of The Six Million Dollar Man, the politically-charged material does sound right up Clooney's street. There's a possibility that Clooney could direct the movie, which will be written by Zach Helm (Stranger Than Fiction). The article, by Laura Blumenfeld, was about Neel Kashkari, the man behind...

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