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Banks & Gunn Reunite In Horror Film

  Elizabeth Banks is reuniting with her “Slither” director James Gunn for an untitled horror film. Brian and Mark Gunn wrote the script for the film with the story specifics under wraps. Gunn is producing the movie with The H Collective which is fully financing and producing it. David Yarovesky …

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New “Grinch” Poster Ahead Of New Trailer

  Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment have released a new poster for the CG animated feature “Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch” ahead of a new trailer for the film which arrives tomorrow. The story follows a cynical grump who goes on a mission to steal Christmas, only to have his heart …

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Michael Bay Sets His Next Two Films

  Michael Bay looks to have set up his next two directorial efforts which will be “6 Underground” and the long in the works “Robopocalypse” adaptation. “Deadpool” scribes Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese penned “6 Underground,” an action film based on an original idea of theirs with Bay, David Ellison, …

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“Avengers” Change Causes More Date Shifts

  More films are shifting dates in the wake of the release date shift of Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War”. Lionsgate has pushed back the Anna Faris-led comedy remake “Overboard” from April 13th to May 4th, while the Paula Patton-led remote cabin invasion thriller “Traffik” has been moved up a week …

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Jordan Puts Inclusion Rider On New Films

  “Black Panther” and “Creed” actor Michael B. Jordan has announced he will add an inclusion rider to all projects produced by his company Outlier Society Productions. The announcement follows in the wake of Frances McDorrmand’s Best Actress Oscar speech which ended with the line: “I have two words to …

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Don’t Expect A “Marvel’s Defenders” S2

  When Marvel first announced their plans for four separate Netflix shows leading to a mini-series “Defenders” crossover, the excitement was palpable. Cut to last year and “The Defenders” came out with a whimper, not a bang. The small screen Marvel series, which started off so strongly with both the …

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Review: “A Wrinkle in Time”

  A mixed bag at best, Ava DuVernay (“Selma”) helms this adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s classic young adult novel “A Wrinkle in Time” which hammers home its (still) powerful message of individuality over conformity while combining it with a potent ‘girls rule’ empowerment message. On the downside, it does so …

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Urban: Garland Really Directed “Dredd”?

  Before he got into directing with “Ex Machina” and “Annihilation,” filmmaker Alex Garland was best known for his writing work for a whole bunch of notable genre fare including three Danny Boyle films with “28 Days Later,” “The Beach” and “Sunshine” along with the solid literary adaptation “Never Let …

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Netflix’s “Unfortunate Events” S2 Trailer & Poster

  Netflix has released both the full trailer and new poster for the upcoming second season of “A Series of Unfortunate Events” based on the book series by Lemony Snicket. The new season will premiere in full on March 30th. The new season consists of ten episodes that adapt the …

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Phasma’s New Fate In “Last Jedi” Cut Scene

  A newly released deleted scene from “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” has been dropped during the most recent episode of “The Star Wars Show” and gives us a look at an alternate fate for Gwendoline Christie‘s Captain Phasma. Phasma, once again short-changed for time in the recent film, actually …

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The CW Picks Up “The Outpost”

  The CW Network has acquired the ten-episode fantasy adventure series “The Outpost” from executive producers Dean Devlin (“The Librarians”), Jonathan Glassner (“Stargate SG-1”) and creators Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin. Jessica Green plays Talon, the lone survivor of a race called ‘Blackbloods;. Years after her entire village is destroyed …

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Full Trailer: Charlize Theron In “Tully”

  Focus Features has released the full trailer for the motherhood dramedy feature “Tully” which reunites “Young Adult” director Jason Reitman, writer Diablo Cody and actress Charlize Theron. Marlo (Theron), a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother (Mark Duplass). Hesitant to the …

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“Hellboy” Creator Talks His Reboot Involvement

  Filming has wrapped on director Neil Marshall’s new film adaptation of Mike Mignola’s “Hellboy” comics, by all accounts a darker and more loyal take on the original material than the two previous films helmed by this year’s Oscar-winning director Guillermo del Toro. del Toro’s first film (especially early on) …

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Weinstein Company Potential Sale Collapses

  A deal to rescue The Weinstein Company from bankruptcy has collapsed at the last minute after it was found the firm’s debt was $65million higher than the $225m previously disclosed. An investor group, led by Maria Contreras-Sweet, was poised to buy the struggling film production and distribution company and …

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Andy Serkis Talks Snoke Backstory

  With the release of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” on home video shortly, both video of and an interview with actor Andy Serkis are out with both going into his work as the villainous Supreme Leader Snoke in the film. The CG character was played on set by Serkis …