Operation Mincemeat

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Operation Mincemeat

Post by thunder » Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:34 am

As Jason mentioned in this interview at the Star Trek Picard premiere:
https://youtu.be/jak7_iD28gc

He's starting to film Operation Mincemeat next week with Colin Firth. :woot

Here's something I found out about the movie. Wondering if Jason has a small/big part, or if he replaced someone at the last minute... :scratch
https://variety.com/2019/film/global/co ... 203207478/
https://www.theknowledgeonline.com/the- ... -december-
http://www.bbcamerica.com/anglophenia/2 ... -mincemeat

I read somewhere that it already had been sold to international distributors, but I can't find the link now. :oops:

Here's some facts about the true event that it's based on (SPOILERS!):https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Mincemeat

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Re: Operation Mincemeat

Post by Helen8 » Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:59 am

This sounds really interesting. Looking forward to seeing it. Thanks, thunder.

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Re: Operation Mincemeat

Post by Marie » Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:44 am

I’ve read about that operation. I hope jason has a good size role.

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Re: Operation Mincemeat

Post by Hilary the Touched » Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:05 pm

THAT
is a hella wacky story.
Sir Ian Fleming.
Also how rude to refer that poor homeless dude as a "wastrel" who'd never accomplished anything in life. How did he eat rat poison??

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Re: Operation Mincemeat

Post by thunder » Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:17 am

Netflix pre-bought North American and Latin American rights to stream this move. I think Jason is in it, but I'm not sure how big his role is. He hasn't mentioned it much, only once before he filmed it. I don't know if he actually filmed it, but this says he's in it, and so does his IMDb.

https://deadline.com/2021/03/netflix-co ... 234704769/
The streamer has pre-bought North America and Latin America rights for around $15 million from The King’s Speech producer See-Saw and Cohen Media Group after seeing footage in recent days.
Now, just buy ot for the rest of the world, and we all will be happy...

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Re: Operation Mincemeat

Post by Anniemouse » Wed Mar 03, 2021 6:23 pm

I just caught some of the 1956 movie 'The Man that Never Was' based on the story on TV last week and boy was it atmospheric. Looking forward to this.

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