This was posted on the Best of Ewan website:
Men Who Stare at Goats Gears for Spring or Summer Release
By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith
Jan 1, 2009
It’ll be a spring or summer release for George Clooney’s Men Who Stare at Goats, the inspired-by-real-life tale of attempts to use psychic powers in the army a couple decades ago. Clooney stars and produces, his longtime collaborator Grant Heslov directs, and the cast also includes Ewan McGregor, Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges and Stephen Root.
Root, who previously worked with Heslov and Clooney doing Leatherheads, says he’s hoping for a summer release for maximum attention for the flick, "which is the way it seems to be going." He claims that the new film contains "concrete evidence that psychic powers exist." As for his own view, "I’m certainly open to the thought that there are things you can’t see, mental things that go on.