Fox cancels James Mangold’s Patty Hearst biopic

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Fox has canceled its plans for a biopic about kidnapped heiress Patty Hearst, after Hearst publicly blasted the book it was to be based on, Jeffrey Toobin’s American Heiress: The Wild Saga Of The Kidnapping, Crimes And Trial Of Patty Hearst, for describing her infamous ordeal as a “rollicking adventure.”