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Everyone knows that Clint Eastwood directs. But Ben Affleck? This fall he will head up his first feature, Gone, Baby, Gone. He's one of a crop of younger actors, some of whose stars have waned, to get behind the camera.

Everything Is Illuminated. The Manchurian Candidate star Liev Schreiber is running the whole campaign for this summer's big-screen adaptation, starring Elijah Wood, of the Ukraine-set Jonathan Safran Foer novel.

House of D. David Duchovny and wife Téa Leoni appear in the X-Files star's directorial debut, a coming-of-age tale that Duchovny wrote, which is coming out April 15. Yes, Agent Scully, that casting does sound suspicious.

Off the Map. In his just-released family drama, Campbell Scott directed Joan Allen and Sam Elliott. The Roger Dodger star should know how to handle deans of the screen: his parents were George C. Scott and Colleen...

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