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First Trailer: Damien Chazelle’s “First Man”

  Universal Pictures has released the first trailer and posters for “First Man,” the upcoming Neil Armstrong biopic re-teaming “La La Land” director Damien Chazelle and leading man Ryan Gosling. Based on James Hansen’s biography and adapted by Josh Singer (“Spotlight”), the film will deal with the eight years leading …

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John Lasseter to Exit Disney At Year’s End

  Former Pixar chief John Lasseter will exit his post as chief creative officer of Pixar and Disney Animation. The company announced the news on Friday. Lasseter was coming to the end of a six month sabbatical following multiple alleged misconduct claims with many wondering what Disney intended to do …

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Marvel Chief On “Inhumans,” “Fist” Future

  Marvel TV’s chief Jeph Loeb recently participated in a Reddit AMA for the premiere of “Cloak and Dagger” on Freeform and he touched upon some other series from Marvel TV in recent years that didn’t receive a good reception. First up, Loeb was asked if the key characters from …

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“Spider-Verse” Trailer Was A Big Success

  The first full trailer for the animated “Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse” film has clocked up 44 million views since it was released on Tuesday making it one of the studio’s most viral videos in its first 24-hours. The film had a ‘viral rate’ of 32:1. That’s ahead of the …

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McAvoy, Peters Join “His Dark Materials” Series

  James McAvoy and “The Wire” actor Clarke Peters are set to star in the upcoming TV adaptation of Philip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials” novels. McAvoy will play Lord Asriel, father to Lyra (Dafne Keen) – the role which Daniel Craig played in the 2007 feature version “The Golden Compass”. …

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Trailer: Keanu Reeves Goes To “Siberia”

  With a third “John Wick” and “Bill & Ted” on the way, not to mention various other indie projects, Keanu Reeves’ resurgence continues with the trailer released today for another project involving him – the thriller “Siberia” from “Frank and Lola” director Matthew Ross. Reeves plays an American diamond …

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HBO Greenlights “Thrones” Prequel Pilot

  In the midst of production of the final season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” the network has announced that they have greenlit one of the five pilots they’ve been working on for a spin-off series. The successful one is penned by author and co-executive producer George R.R. Martin and …

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Eddie Murphy Joins Netflix’s “Rudy Ray Moore”

  Eddie Murphy will star in a new Netflix movie about actor Rudy Ray Moore, the star of the blaxploitation film series “Dolemite”. Moore was a stand-up comedian in the 1970s who created the alter ego Dolemite who starred in his 1975 self-financed blaxploitation movie about a nightclub owner who …

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“Incredibles 2” Setting Ticket Pre-Sales Record

  Disney and Pixar’s animated “The Incredibles” sequel is looking to be a massive hit. The film is reportedly on track to be the top animated pre-seller of all time on Fandango. In fact it has sold more tickets than 2016’s “Finding Dory,” the current record holder, had at this …

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“Gotham” Actor Co-Writing “Suicide Squad 2”

  Actor Todd Stashwick, who notably guest starred as Richard Sionis/Black Mask in an early episode of FOX’s “Gotham,” has been enlisted to co-write the script for “Suicide Squad 2” alongside Gavin O’Connor and David Bar Katz. Speaking with DC Movie News, Stashwick explained that he hit it off with …

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“Kick-Ass” Reboot & “Kingsman” Series Planned?

  Filmmaker Matthew Vaughn has revealed that the two films he directed based on properties by comics writer Mark Millar – “Kick-Ass” and “Kingsman” – are about to get new iterations. Speaking with Empire Magazine, Vaughn says plans are already underway to reboot the “Kick-Ass” series with a new film …

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R.I.P. Anthony Bourdain – Dark Horizons

  Famed celebrity chef and TV travel host Anthony Bourdain was found dead on Friday at the age of 61. Bourdain’s body was discovered Friday morning in his hotel room at the Le Chambard luxury hotel in Kaysersberg in eastern France. The prosecutor, Christian de Rocquigny du Fayel, says the …

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First Trailer: The New “Halloween”

  Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for “Halloween,” the upcoming David Gordon Green-directed and John Carpenter executive produced direct sequel to the 1978 classic. Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role of Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers – the masked figure …

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Lin, Hurwitz To Adapt “Orphan X” To Series

  Makeready has landed the screen rights to Gregg Hurwitz’s bestselling five-book “Orphan X” novel series with plans to adapt the thrillers into a TV series. The story follows Evan Smoak, who after being pulled from his home at the age of 12 is trained in the Orphan Program as …