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Tom Hanks, "Cloud Atlas" Director Team Up Again for New Film

JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Tom Hanks is teaming up with his Cloud Atlas director, Tom Tykwer, to turn the Dave Eggers novel, A Hologram for the King, into a feature, has confirmed.

The story involves a struggling American businessman who heads to Saudi Arabia in a last-ditch effort to escape foreclosure and do something memorable.

Hanks is currently starring on Broadway in the Nora Ephron play, Lucky Guy

Cloud Atlas starred Hanks and Halle Berry.

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