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Rush to production

A selected list of movies that may -- and may not -- be filmed before the June 30 contract deadlines, including key creative talent (even those rumored to be involved).

Warner Bros.

Likely: “Watchmen,” Zack Snyder, director; “Yes Man,” Jim Carrey

Iffy: “Justice League of America”; “Men,” Tom Cruise (Dave Gibbons / DC Comics)
Disney

Likely: “High School Musical 3"; “The Proposal,” Sandra Bullock

Iffy: “Through the Looking Glass”; “Prince of Persia: Sands of Time,” Jerry Bruckheimer, producer (art from “Prince of Persia” video game at left) (Mathieu Raynault / Ubisoft)
Universal

Likely: “The Changeling,” Angelina Jolie; “The Fast and the Furious 4"

Iffy: “Land of the Lost,” Will Ferrell; “Nottingham,” Russell Crowe (Dan Steinberg / AP)
Sony

Likely: “Angels & Demons,” Tom Hanks; “Pink Panther 2,” Steve Martin

Iffy: “Fantasy Island,” Eddie Murphy; “The Taking of Pelham One Two Three,” Tony Scott, director (Andy Schwartz / Columbia Pictures)
Paramount

Likely: “The Love Guru,” Mike Myers; “Nowhereland,” Eddie Murphy

Iffy: “The Fighter,” Matt Damon; “How to Survive a Robot Uprising,” Myers (Jan Bauer / AP)
New Line

Likely: “Sex and the City,” Sarah Jessica Parker; “He’s Just Not That Into You,” Jennifer Aniston, Scarlett Johansson, Drew Barrymore

Iffy: “A Killing on Carnival Row,” Tom Cruise; “Seventeen,” Zac Efron (Mark Liddell / HBO)
20th Century Fox

Likely: “Wolverine,” Hugh Jackman; “The Day the Earth Stood Still,” Keanu Reeves

Iffy: “Magneto,” David Goyer, director; “Hardy Men,” Shawn Levy, director (Kerry Hayes / Twentieth Century Fox)
DreamWorks

Likely: “Eagle Eye,” Shia LaBeouf; “Ghost Town,” Greg Kinnear

Iffy: “Dinner for Schmucks,” Sacha Baron Cohen; “Cowboys and Aliens,” Ron Howard, director (Lawrence K. Ho / LAT)
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