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What does horror comedy “The Menu” mean for Alexander Payne?

Nebraska-born filmmaker Alexander Payne is directing a new horror comedy, The Menu. Alexander Payne is at it again with another bizarre ...
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Will Ferrell and Adam McKay producing a horror-comedy from Alexander Payne

Alexander Payne doesn't typically make comedies, but apparently 2017's shrinking Matt Damon movie Downsizing didn't do enough to scratch the ...
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Development: Disney resurrecting Zombies 2; Paramount tackling Kill Them All; Alexander Payne

Finally, filmmaker Alexander Payne has signed on to helm the horror/comedy The Menu. Variety reports that the Downsizing director will direct the ...
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Alexander Payne Directing Horror Comedy The Menu

Alexander Payne had success with arguments over quality wine in Sideways and for a new movie, he's turning his attention to high-end culinary ...
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Alexander Payne Teams Up With Producers Will Ferrell & Adam McKay For New Horror Comedy

#MeToo has dragged a lot of filmmakers, but one filmmaker who seemed to avoid controversy was Alexander Payne known for “Election, and Oscar ...
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Alexander Payne to Direct ‘The Menu,’ Adam McKay and Will Ferrell to Produce

Alexander Payne to Direct 'The Menu,' Adam McKay and Will Ferrell to ... Alexander Payne has ordered up his next project: The filmmaker will direct ...
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Alexander Payne movies: All 7 films ranked worst to best, including ‘Sideways,’ ‘The Descendants …

Happy birthday to Oscar-winning writer/director Alexander Payne! as he turns 58 on February 10, 2019. One of the most acclaimed writer/directors of ...
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Today in History

Movie director Alexander Payne is 58. ABC News correspondent George Stephanopoulos is 58. Retired MLB All-Star Lenny Dykstra is 56. Political ...
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And many more: Celebrity birthdays for Feb. 10, 2019

... 68; World Golf Hall of Famer Greg Norman, 64; actress Kathleen Beller, 63; country singer Lionel Cartwright, 59; movie director Alexander Payne, 58 ...
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Today in History

Actor Robert Wagner, 89. Movie director Alexander Payne, 58. Political commentator Glenn Beck, 55. Actress Laura Dern, 52. Actress Elizabeth Banks ...
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