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Trailers: Dark Crimes, The Wife, Hearts Beat Loud

  A couple of trailers today, starting with Alexandros Avranas’ thriller “Dark Crimes” starring Jim Carrey as a cop who finds similarities between an unsolved murder and a crime outlined in a book by famed writer Krystov Kozlow (Martin Csokas). As the cop begins to track Kozlow and his girlfriend, …

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“Grantchester,” “Broad,” “Barry” Renewed – Dark Horizons

  ITV & PBS series “Grantchester” has been renewed for a fourth season, but it has been confirmed these will be the final episodes with star James Norton as the jazz-loving, crime-solving vicar Sidney Chambers. The actor is shooting more BBC-AMC drama “McMafia” and so is giving up his “Grantchester” …

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“Just Cause” Director Updates Film’s Progress

  Not long ago came word that along with Aquaman, and The Crow, actor Jason Momoa is adding another franchise to his resume – “Just Cause”. The actor was signed on to play Rico Rodriguez (aka. Scorpio) in the film adaptation of the game series about a CIA operative and …

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Scorsese Helms Netflix Special About SCTV

  He’s currently shooting the lavishly expensive mob film “The Irishman” for them, and now filmmaker Martin Scorsese is expanding his relationship with Netflix with a little side project reports Deadline. Scorsese will direct an untitled original comedy special for the streaming giant, a special which explores the legacy of …

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USA Orders “Bourne” Spin-Off Pilot

  USA Network has ordered four hourlong scripted pilots, the most notable being the action drama “Treadstone” based on the Jason Bourne film franchise and from “Heroes” creator Tim Kring. The story revolves around the CIA black ops program known as Operation Treadstone, the series exploring the origin and present-day …

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“Predator” Reshoots Reshape Its Third Act

  20th Century Fox and director Shane Black have just wrapped additional photography on “The Predator,” the upcoming sequel that also serves as a mini-reboot of the franchise. Originally slated to open in February, the film was pushed back to September in order to carry out several weeks of reshoots …

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“Walking Dead” S9 To Reset The Show

  With the ratings slipping and fan complaints rising, AMC’s “The Walking Dead” looks set to course correct next season. Showrunner Scott M. Gimple spoke with EW this week and says this coming weekend’s season finale will wrap up not just this season’s arc but many of the story arcs …

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Yen Joins Disney’s Live-Action “Mulan”

  Donnie Yen is set to star alongside Liu Yifei in the Niki Caro-directed live-action adaptation of the 1998 animated classic “Mulan” at Disney Pictures. Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver penned the script for the new film about a young woman who posed as a man to go to war …

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“Legends of Tomorrow” Goes Crazier In S4

  The CW closed out the third season of “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” on Monday with a gloriously ridiculous fight scene which saw the demise of the season’s demonic big bad Mallus. The episode also saw the departure of several regulars. As per usual though, in trying to stop the …

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“Jumanji 3,” “Atomic Blonde 2” On The Way

  To celebrate the news that “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” has become the biggest domestic box-office grossing release ever by Sony Pictures, the film’s star Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson took to Instagram and confirmed developmental is well-underway on a third one. He also teased that his co-star Kevin Hart’s …

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The 2018 Cannes Film Festival Line-Up

  The 2018 Cannes Film Festival has announced its line-up with new films from directors Spike Lee, Pawel Pawlikowski, Jafar Panahi, Lee Chang-Dong, David Robert Mitchell, Matteo Garrone, Jia Zhang-Ke, Wim Wenders, Asghar Farhadi and Jean-Luc Godard. The selection was announced by festival president Pierre Lescure and general delegate Thierry …

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Quick News: Photos, Normal, Jumanji, Hellboy

  New Photos USA Today has posted up a gallery of photos from the three dozen or so major blockbusters coming out this Summer including “Deadpool 2,” “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” “Avengers: Infinity War,” “Christopher Robin,” “Ant-Man and The Wasp,” “Incredibles 2,” “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom,” “Teen Titans GO! …

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Michael Mann Plans Paul Le Roux Film

  HarperCollins has acquired publishing rights to Elaine Shannon’s book about transnational organized crime figure Paul Le Roux. At the same time filmmaker Michael Mann has closed a deal for film and television rights to it. Le Roux was the head of an array of ruthless transnational criminal enterprises. Linked …

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UCP Options Warren Ellis’ “Injection” To Series

  Universal Cable Productions (“Mr. Robot,” “The Sinner”) has optioned Warren Ellis’ latest comic series, “Injection,” with plans to adapt it as a TV series. Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire illustrated the Image Comics title first published in 2015 and revolves around a group of five highly specialized individuals brought …

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Brief “Batman,” “Avengers,” “Star Wars” Talk

  A couple of brief updates on a few major blockbusters. This week Jake Gyllenhaal was out giving interviews as the new face of Cartier luxury watches. He was asked straight up by CNA Lifestyle if he’s playing the next Bruce Wayne/Batman, as it has been rumored he could replace …