Billy Bob Thornton and Anthony Mackie (Papa Doc) have joined the cast of Eagle Eye, which already includes Rosario Dawson, Shia LaBeouf and Michelle Monaghan.
Directed by D.J. Caruso (director of Salton Sea, not to be confused with David Caruso (Ed note: it is imperative that you click on this link))
The story revolves around a young man (LaBeouf) and a single mother (Monaghan) who are framed as terrorists and forced to become members of a cell with plans to carry out a political assassination. Thornton will play a patriotic hero who works with the government to do the right thing. Mackie will play a hot-shot soldier who helps save the day. Dawson plays a government agent. [Hollywood Reporter]
At this stage I don’t really have much to say about this one, other than that Billy Bob’s forehead will haunt my nightmares until the end times. Seriously, how terrifying is that? Is there someone behind him with his excess scalp skin balled up in a fist? It looks like you could poke it with a needle and his whole skull would shoot right through the hole.