Filmmakers, Obama administration say bin Laden movie is not a campaign ploy

 

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/filmmakers-obama-administration-bin-l…

Filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow and screenwriter Mark Boal responded Wednesday to accusations that their movie on the capture of Osama bin Laden is a ploy to boost the president’s re-election campaign.

Bigelow and Boal hold Oscars for “The Hurt Locker” in Mar. 2010 (Chris Pizzello/AP)

 

Who and When wanted to get this movie done?

 

North Cal from blogger says

From the day after Bin Laden was killed:

Osama bin Laden movie project already in works: Somebody get Kathryn Bigelow a rewrite!
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/05/02/us-binladen-idUSTRE7410D320110502

And oh, on another note – Disney dropped their “Seal Team 6” trademark application.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2011/may/26/disney-withdraws-seal-team-6-…