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Jennifer Lawrence Leads Luca Guadagnino’s BURIAL RITES

Jennifer Lawrence (‘Mother!,’ ‘Red Sparrow’) has come on board to produce, as well as star in ‘Burial Rites,’ the next feature from ‘Call Me By Your Name’ director Luca Guadagnino. Per Variety, the film is b...
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48 HOURS Remake Coming From GOOD TIME Filmmakers

Benny and Josh Safdie, the brother filmmaking team behind the Robert Pattinson-led crime  thriller ‘Good Time,’ have been set to direct a remake of Walter Hill’s classic action-comedy ‘48 Hrs,’ THR has learned....
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Steven Caple Jr to Direct CREED Sequel

Back in October, it was revealed that ‘Rocky’ creator and star Sylvester Stallone would return for a follow up to 2015’s ‘Creed,’ signing on to direct, produce and co-star with Michael B. Jordan. Forward on two...
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Seth Rogen To Play Walter Cronkite In NEWSFLASH

David Gordon Green (‘Stronger,’ ‘Halloween,’ ‘Our Brand Is Crisis,’ ‘Pineapple Express’) is to take the helm for ‘Newsflash,’ a movie about legendary news anchor Walter Cronkite that has Seth Rogen ('The Disast...
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Quentin Tarantino’s STAR TREK Will Be R-Rated

Early last week, word emerged from Hollywood that Quentin Tarantino had pitched an idea to Paramount Pictures and JJ Abrams for a new ‘Star Trek’ movie, with one requirement: that the movie be R-rated. Well it ...
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European Film Awards 2017 – All the winners

The European Film Awards returned home to Berlin tonight and celebrated their 30th birthday with the usual glittering and fun ceremony, and raucous after party in a secret location. After a very early flight...
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QUEEN Biopic Hires New Director in Dexter Fletcher

Actor turned filmmaker Dexter Fletcher (‘Eddie The Eagle,’ ‘Sunshine on Leith,’ ’Wild Bill,’ ‘Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels’) has been brought in to replace Bryan Singer in the director’s chair for the Qu...
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First Look at the Cast of X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX

Get your first look at Simon Kinberg-directed blockbuster ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix,’ courtesy of Entertainment Weekly. Set in 1992, roughly ten years after the events of ‘X-Men: A...
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Elle Fanning In Talks for Patty Hearst Drama

A drama based on the story of Patty Hearst is in the works with James Mangold (‘Logan’) directing and Elle Fanning in talks to star, according to Variety. Currently untitled, the film is based on Jeffrey Too...
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Ryan Reynolds Joins Detective Pikachu Movie

Ryan Reynolds has signed on to lend his voice to ‘Detective Pikachu,’ the upcoming live-action ‘Pokemon’ film from Legendary, Toho and Universal Pictures. With Rob Letterman (‘Goosebumps’) behind the camera,...
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MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE Reboot Lands Director

Writer/director David S. Goyer ('Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,' Blade: Trinity,' The Unborn’) has become the latest filmmaker to be linked to ‘Masters of the Universe,’ the long-in-the-works reboot of the...
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James Mangold Adapting Children’s Book CRENSHAW

‘Logan’ and ‘Walk The Line’ director James Mangold is set to take the reins for a feature adaption of Newbery-winning author Katherine Applegate’s children's novel ‘Crenshaw.’ Published back in 2015, the mag...
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WATCHMEN Writer to Pen SUPER FLY Remake

The pinnacle of blaxploitation movies, ‘Super Fly,’ is reportedly getting the remake treatment, with Variety hearing word that Sony Pictures has acquired the rights to the property. Directed by Gordon Parks ...
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Nora Twomey’s THE BREADWINNER To Premiere At ADIFF

‘The Breadwinner,’ the new masterpiece from award-winning Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon (‘The Secret of Kells,’ ‘The Song Of The Sea’), will have its Irish premiere at the Audi Dublin International Film...