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New Trailers: Believer, Distorted, Catcher

  Several new trailers are out today, starting with the Korean film “Believer” – a remake of Johnnie To’s celebrated 2012 crime saga “Drug War”. The film opens in South Korea later this month and has been picked up by Well Go USA Entertainment for North American distribution. Hae-yeong Lee …

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“Solo” On Course For $170M+ Opening

  Early tracking figures are in for Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm’s “Solo: A Star Wars Story” with the Memorial Day release looking set for a Friday through Monday holiday haul of $170+ million at the domestic box office. The film is tracking notably higher than “Rogue One: A Star Wars …

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Teaser Trailer: Kendrick, Lively In “A Simple Favor”

  Lionsgate has premiered the teaser trailer for their upcoming Paul Feig-directed thriller “A Simple Favor” starring Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively. Kendrick plays Stephanie, a mommy vlogger who seeks to uncover the truth behind her best friend Emily’s (Lively) sudden disappearance from their small town. Stephanie is joined by …

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Glover Tours The Falcon In New “Solo” Featurette

  A new featurette for Ron Howard’s “Solo: A Star Wars Story” has just been released with the new Lando Calrissian himself, Donald Glover, taking us on a tour inside of the iconic Millennium Falcon starship which is all spiffy and new in this take. In the film, Han Solo …

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Sherman To Pen Young Donald Trump Film

  Vanity Fair correspondent Gabe Sherman has been set to write Gidden Media’s “The Apprentice,” an original feature screenplay about how a young Donald Trump set himself on the path to become President of the United States. The plan is to craft the story of Trump’s rise to power as …

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“Beach Rats” Star Is “Maleficent 2” Prince

  “Beach Rats” and “Trust” breakout star Harris Dickinson is set to play the prince and love interest of Elle Fanning in the “Maleficent” sequel at Disney Pictures. Dickinson will replace Brenton Thwaites who was unable to return for the role due to his commitments to the lead role of …

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“Infinity War” Scribes Talk Permanent Death

  Having passed $300 million at the North American box office in just five days, and over $800 million worldwide since it first began opening a week ago, Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War” remains the talk of the movie world at the moment. Analysts are right now pegging that the film …

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Jamie Foxx Sought For The New “Spawn”?

  Five years ago, Jamie Foxx was reportedly “aggressively pursuing” the role of comics anti-hero Spawn in the long in the works new adaptation of Todd McFarlane’s comic creation. Now, with the newest take on the property finally going forward, Foxx may get that chance with That Hashtag Show reporting …

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Schoenaerts, Hedlund, McNairy To Make “Sound”

  Matthias Schoenaerts (“A Bigger Splash”), Garrett Hedlund (“Inside Llewyn Davis”) and Scoot McNairy (“Argo”) are all set to star in the Philadelphia mob tale “The Sound of Philadelphia”,” a story of family and loyalty set in the violent world of the Philadelphia mob. Jeremie Guez (“A Bluebird in My …

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“The Good Fight,” “Empire” Renewed

  CBS All Access has given a third season renewal to its hit original drama series “The Good Fight”. The announcement comes ahead of the season two finale which will be available to stream on Sunday, May 27th. The entire first season and first nine episodes of season two of …

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Trailers: Netflix’s “Ibiza” & “Kissing Booth”

  Netflix has just dropped two trailers today for upcoming comedies with female leads. The first, “Ibiza,” sees “Community” star Gillian Jacobs, Vanessa Bayer and Phoebe Robinson playing three friends on a work trip to Barcelona who ditch their plans and fly to Ibiza where one falls for a hot …

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CBS’ “Strange Angel” Releases A Trailer

  CBS All Access has released the first trailer for its new drama series “Strange Angel” based on George Pendle’s book of the same name. “A Ghost Story” filmmaker David Lowery directed the pilot and also executive produces. “Sing Street” and “Transformers” alum Jack Reynor plays Jack Parsons, a brilliant …

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MoviePass Returns To A Film-A-Day Plan

  MoviePass will once again allow customers to sign up for its popular movie-a-day monthly subscription package after taking the offering off of its website last month. Since April 13th, MoviePass has only been offering a promotional $29.95 three-month plan – restricting people to four movies a month along with …

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“Swamp Thing” Gets A Live-Action Series

  DC Entertainment has announced they are developing a live-action “Swamp Thing” TV series for its direct-to-consumer streaming service which also finally has a name – DC Universe. “Aquaman” and “The Conjuring” director James Wan is set to executive produce the series, which is eyeing a 2019 debut. Mark Verheiden …

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Mirren, DeVito Join “One and Only Ivan”

  Danny DeVito and Helen Mirren have joined the voice cast of Disney Pictures’ “The One and Only Ivan,” the live-action & CG animated hybrid adaptation of the award-winning children’s book by Katherine Applegate. Based on the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, the action unfolds from …