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Universal Picks Up The New “Tommyknockers”

  Universal Pictures has won a competitive bidding war against Sony Pictures and Netflix for the film rights to Stephen King’s novel “The Tommyknockers”. The story focuses on a woodland town in Maine where long buried and recently unearthed alien spacecraft begins releasing an invisible gas that starts transforming the …

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Secareanu, Staunton Join Horror Film “Outside”

  Romola Garai (“Atonement,” “Suffragette”) is set to make her feature directorial debut on upcoming horror film “Outside” and has enlisted last year’s breakout actors Alec Secareanu (“God’s Own Country”) and Carla Juri (“Blade Runner 2049”) along with acting legend Imelda Staunton in the lead roles. The story follows a …

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“Prada” Director Visits A “Beautiful Ruin”

  David Frankel (“The Devil Wears Prada”) is closing a deal to direct the film adaptation of Jess Walter’s novel “Beautiful Ruins” at Fox 2000. Set in the spring of 1962 off the Ligurian Sea, three young characters meet during an incident involving the international jet-set in Rome while everyone …

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“Crazy Rich Asians” Trailer Gets Teased

  Warner Bros. Pictures has released a trailer tease for its contemporary romantic comedy “Crazy Rich Asians” based on the acclaimed worldwide bestseller by Kevin Kwan. The tease comes ahead of the first full trailer which will go online on Monday. Constance Wu plays a native New Yorker as she …

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Common, Dale Join New Line’s “The Kitchen”

  Common is in advanced negotiations and James Badge Dale has closed a deal to join Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish and Elisabeth Moss in the film adaptation of the Vertigo comics title “The Kitchen” at New Line Cinema. Set in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen during the 1970s, the story …

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Jones, Bloom, Brown Join “Angry Birds 2”

  Leslie Jones will play the villain while Rachel Bloom, Sterling K. Brown, Eugenio Derbez, Zach Woods, Awkwafina, Lil Rel Howery, Dove Cameron, and Brooklynn Prince have all signed on for roles in the upcoming “The Angry Birds Movie 2” from Sony Pictures. The group join returnees Jason Sudeikis, Josh …

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“IT” Actress Is The New “Nancy Drew”

  “IT” actress Sophia Lillis has been cast in the title role in the film “Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase,” a film adaptation of the popular Nancy Drew novels. Released in 1930, the book is the second volume in the series about the young female sleuth. In that tale …

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Full Trailer: Manga Adaptation “Bleach”

  Following a brief teaser earlier this year, a full trailer has now emerged for the live-action adaptation of Tite Kubo’s classic manga and anime franchise “Bleach”. The story of the comic follows a teenage boy who becomes a Soul Reaper when a female member of that order bestows her …

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“Favourite,” “Captive” & More Date Changes

  Several films have set release dates today with the most notable being “The Killing of a Sacred Deer” and “The Lobster” director Yorgos Lanthimos’ attempt at a corset drama with “The Favourite”. The story is set in the court of Queen Anne in early 18th century England where two …

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“Westworld” S3 May Not Air Until 2020

  Just a few days out from the second season premiere of HBO’s sci-fi western “Westworld” and talk is already turning towards the third season and when we might see it. Following a pattern proving more common these days with highly buzzed about shows such as “Stranger Things” and “Game …

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Carpenter Confirmed For “Halloween” Score

  Filmmaker John Carpenter is a rare breed in that, with one or two exceptions, he does the musical scores for all the films he directs, and he doesn’t do them for any other filmmaker’s work. That stance now changes with producer Jason Blum confirming on Twitter today the long-running …

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“Smallville” Actress Arrested Over Sex Cult

  After making headlines for her alleged role in the notorious sex slave cult NXIVM, “Smallville” actress Allison Mack has now been arrested reports The New York Post. Mack was last seen chasing after the cult’s leader Keith Raniere as cops hauled him away from the villa in Mexico where …

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Blomkamp Cancels Crowd-Funded “Firebase” – Dark Horizons

  “District 9” filmmaker Neill Blomkamp’s plans for a crowd-funded feature film version of his Oats Studios Vietnam War-set short film “Firebase” have collapsed. Blomkamp launched Oats Studios last year as an outlet for experimental shorts which have been released online. The original 27-minute short was set in an alternate …

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Starz Cancels “Ash vs. Evil Dead” Series

  Starz has officially cancelled “Ash vs. Evil Dead” with the show to wrap up with its third season finale next Sunday (April 29th). The series saw Bruce Campbell reprise his “Evil Dead” role of Ash Williams, a chainsaw-wielding anti-hero tasked with saving the world from evil. Dana DeLorenzo, Ray …

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Balfe To Compose “Mission: Impossible – Fallout”

  Filmmaker Chris McQuarrie has confirmed on Twitter that Emmy-nominated Scottish composer Lorne Balfe has been set to compose the score for the upcoming “Mission: Impossible – Fallout”. A frequent collaborator with Hans Zimmer, most notably on the “Sherlock Holmes” films, he’s also scored the likes of “The Florida Project,” …

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