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More on Amelia Movie

As more time passes news of the new Amelia Earhart movie is hitting the press. I pulled this quick blurb from here.


Ewan McGregor flies with 'Amelia'Actor joins Fox Searchlight's Earhart biopicBy TATIANA SIEGELEwan McGregor has signed on to co-star in the Amelia Earhart biopic "Amelia" for Fox Searchlight.Hilary Swank, Richard Gere and Virginia Madsen have already boarded the project, which Mira Nair is helming.Story centers on the legendary aviatrix (Swank) and chronicles her rise to fame, marriage to publisher George Putnam (Gere) and passionate affair with Gene Vidal (McGregor), father of author Gore Vidal. Ronald Bass penned the screenplay.The filmmakers have long been trying to land McGregor but were having trouble working out the scheduling. The actor is about to wrap "I Love You, Philip Morris" alongside Jim Carrey and will begin work on Ron Howard's "Da Vinci Code" follow-up "Angels and Demons" in early June. McGregor wil…

Hellcat Air-to-air

Mike Shreeve has posted another round of great air-to-air shots. This time on the CAF Hellcat. I remember seeing this bird fly in the early 1980's in Texas. Good to see this machine in the air. It is now based in California.

More shots here.

Fleet

Mike Shreeve posts again! Great shots of a Fleet flying over the California wine country!

See more pics here.