Every year is filled with dubious Robert De Niro choices, but most people forget that he tends to be pretty good, even in garbage. He's always been dedicated to his craft, whether he's working with Scorsese or Jay Roach. Now Olivier Assayas is going to be the next guy who shepherds a Robert De Niro performance, because it looks like the two of them are teaming up.
Deadline reports that De Niro is starring alongside Twilight sensation Robert Pattinson in Idol's Eye. The Assayas-directed film has an unrevealed plot thus far, but it's said to be a sophisticated heist thriller. You'd think this would be something more commercial, but this is Assayas we're talking...
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