By Lanford Beard
March 22, 2012 at 10:38 PM EDT
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Abigail Breslin will play the endangered teen to Halle Berry‘s 911-call-center operator in The Hive. [Variety]

 Toni Collette, Danny HustonMichael Wincott, and Boardwalk Empire‘s Michael Stuhlbarg are in talks to join Jessica Biel, Scarlett Johansson, James D’Arcy, Anthony Hopkins, and Helen Mirren in Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho. [Variety]

Cate Blanchett, Mia Wasikowska, and 300‘s David Wenham are being placed behind the camera for a change. The three actors will make their directorial debut in a film based on the short stories of Aussie author Tim Winton’s The Turning. [THR]

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