Fox Searchlight May Buy Into Ramones Biopic

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A Ramones biopic — that being a film that sounds inherently cartoonish in the first place — would be nothing without the band’s music and the leeway to find great talent. An independent production based on the book I Slept with Joey Ramone, written by Joey’s brother Mickey Leigh and punk chronicler Legs McNeil (to be published this December), has slowly been gaining ground. But now Fox Searchlight is negotiating a buy-in, which could change a lot of things. Read More »