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“Jay & Silent Bob” & More Coming To VR

  STX Entertainment’s VR division STXsurreal has just unveiled its new slate of projects which includes some impressive names from the film and TV world. The new projects are short-form live-action series including a comedy from Ed Helms, an untitled Dave Bautista action-comedy, a Peter Berg-directed spin-off of the “Mile …

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First Trailer: Gilliam’s “Man Who Killed Don Quixote”

  At last, and following news of its legal troubles yesterday, the first footage has arrived for Terry Gilliam’s “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote” in a new international trailer. Jonathan Pryce, Adam Driver, Olga Kurylenko, Joana Ribeiro, and Stellan Skarsgard star in the film about an arrogant publicist returning …

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“Killing Eve” Renewed For Season 2

  Ahead of the series world premiere this Sunday, BBC America announced today that it had already renewed its spy thriller series “Killing Eve” for a second season. Early reviews have been strong for the series, a cat-and-mouse game between an elegant and talented assassin (Jodie Comer) and the pay-grade …

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Teaser Trailer: Lee Chang-dong’s “Burning”

  Seven years after his last film hit, acclaimed South Korean filmmaker Lee Chang-dong (“Poetry”) returns with the first trailer for his new mystery thriller “Burning” going online. In the new teaser for the film, we don’t learn a lot about the film, but what we do see is a …

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New Trailer: HBO Films’ “Fahrenheit 451”

  HBO Films has released another official trailer for “Fahrenheit 451” featuring Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon, this one the longest yet and goes into the story much more than previous ones. Based on the iconic Ray Bradbury novel and directed by Ramin Bahrani, the story depicts a future …

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Peele to Produce Lorena Bobbit Series

  Amazon has given the green light for “Lorena,” a four-part documentary series about Lorena Bobbitt – the woman who made headlines around the world for cutting off her husband John Bobbitt’s penis. Lorena later claimed that she committed the act after he raped her. “Get Out” helmer Jordan Peele …

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Cinema 3D Sales Are Slumping Big Time

  A decade after it was re-introduced into wide releases and just over eight years since “Avatar” helped make it mainstream, 3D cinema is now finally looking to be dying off. Peaking in 2010 with $2.2 billion in sales, the revenue generated by 3D film session tickets has decreased each …

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TV News: Lies, Wives, Son, Pure, Figures, Dead

  Big Little Lies Nicole Kidman has used her social media account to reveal a photo of Meryl Streep’s first day on the set of the second season of HBO’s “Big Little Lies”. Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, and Zoe Kravitz are all returning for the seven new …

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Saudi Cinema Re-Opens With “Black Panther”

  It looks like “The Emoji Movie” will not be the first movie to be played theatrically in Saudi Arabia in nearly four decades, rather that honor will go to Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther”. The first Saudi Arabian cinema is about to open in two weeks after a thirty-five year …

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“Y: The Last Man” Goes To Pilot At FX

  FX has given a pilot order for “Y,” a TV series adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan’s acclaimed 60-issue graphic novel series “Y: The Last Man”. Numerous attempts have been made to adapt the property into films or a series in the past, but none have reached past the development …

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“Solo” To Hit Cannes, Others Are No Shows

  Ron Howard’s “Solo: A Star Wars Story” will hold its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on May 15th, ten days before the film has its global premiere on May 25th. Alden Ehrenreich stars as the young Han Solo, the role made famous by Harrison Ford, in this …

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Soderbergh, Dobbs Reunite For TV Series

  Critics may love him and he’s definitely a skilled auteur, but Steven Soderbergh doesn’t have quite the same consistency and cachet outside film nerd circles that some other filmmakers of his calibre have. Why that is isn’t clear, though there’s one possibility – writing. Unlike many other auteurs, Soderbergh …

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Gilroy Opens Up About “Rogue One” Problems

  In mid-2016, half a year before “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” was set to premiere, Lucasfilm made the then unprecedented move of bringing in Oscar-nominated writer Tony Gilroy to re-work that first “Star Wars” spin-off. At the time it was indicated the studio was unsatisfied with the state …

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Netflix’s “Lost In Space” Opening Titles

  Legendary has unveiled the main title sequence for Netflix‘s upcoming modern reimagining of the classic sci-fi series “Lost in Space”. Set thirty years in the future where colonization of space is now a reality, the Robinson family is among those tested and selected to make a new life for …

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Amazon’s “Lord of the Rings” To Run Five Seasons

  Amazon’s planned small screen adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Lord of the Rings” is looking to become easily the most expensive TV series ever made. In November last year we learned Amazon Studios beat out Netflix for a $250 million rights deal with the Tolkien estate, publisher HarperCollins and …