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ComingtoAmerica

BLACK-ISH Creator Behind COMING TO AMERICA Sequel

Jonathan Levine (‘Warm Bodies,’ ‘The Wackness,’ ‘50/50’) is set to take the helm for a follow-up to Eddie Murphy’s iconic 1988 comedy ‘Coming to America,’ with Kenya Barris (‘Black-ish’) on scripting duties. ...
HocusPocus

HOCUS POCUS Set For Small Screen Remake

Twist the bones and bend the back… itch-it-a-cop-it-a-Mel-a-ka-mys-ti-ca Disney is in the early stages of development on a small screen reimagining of the 1993 cult Halloween classic ‘Hocus Pocus.’ Directed ...
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Michelle Williams Joining Tom Hardy’s VENOM

Michelle Williams (‘Manchester By The Sea,’ ‘Wonderstruck’) is reportedly in talks to take the female lead opposite Tom Hardy in Sony's eagerly awaited ‘Venom’ movie. The Ruben Fleischer-directed project, wh...
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PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING Character Posters

The first official character banners for the highly anticipated sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s “monsters vs. robots” movie have arrived, and feature John Boyega’s Jake Pentecost (son of Idris Elba’s Stacker) an...
Artemis

Phil Lord & Chris Miller to Direct Andy Weir’s ARTEMIS

Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the filmmaking duo behind ‘21 Jump Street,’ ‘The LEGO Movie,’ and ‘The Last Man On Earth,’ have been tapped to direct a feature adaptation of ‘The Martian’ author Andy Weir’s forthco...
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New STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI Images Released

Disney and Lucasfilm released have released a batch of stills from the highly anticipated ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi,’ which hits Irish cinemas December 15th. In Lucasfilm’...
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THOR: RAGNAROK Debuts Vibrant IMAX Poster

In Marvel Studios’ THOR: RAGNAROK, Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok- the destruc...
GalGadot

Max Landis-Scripted Thriller DEEPER Eyes Gal Gadot

‘Wonder Woman’ star Gal Gadot has reportedly entered into talks join Bradley Cooper for ‘Deeper,’ the Max Landis-scripted thriller that has Hungarian director Kornél Mundruczó (‘White God’) directing. ‘Deepe...
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Elisabeth Moss Leads Women Rights Drama CALL JANE

Elisabeth Moss, who scored two Emmys for her role in the critically acclaimed ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ has been cast in the indie drama ‘Call Jane.’ Per Variety, the film is based on the true story of a 1960s ...
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Matt Damon to Play Quack Doctor In CHARLATAN

Matt Damon has signed on to produce and star in ‘Charlatan,’ an indie drama about John R. Brinkley, a small-town Kansas doctor who built an empire by conning his patients. Based on Pope Brock’s 2008 non-fict...
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Benedict Cumberbatch to Star In GYPSY BOY

‘Sherlock’ and ‘Doctor Strange’ star Benedict Cumberbatch has joined the cast of ’Gypsy Boy,’ the upcoming film adaptation of Mikey Walsh’s best-selling memoirs. Morgan Matthews, whose first narrative featur...
Halloween

Jamie Lee Curtis Returning to Iconic HALLOWEEN Role

Here is a treat for ‘Halloween’ fans; Jamie Lee Curtis has confirmed that she is set to reprise her iconic role of Laurie Strode in the next installment of the horror franchise. “Same porch. Same clothes. Sa...
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COWBOY BEBOP Director Behind Animated BLADE RUNNER Short

Iconic anime director Shinichiro Watanabe, best known for the acclaimed hit anime series ‘Cowboy Bebop’ and ‘Samurai Champloo,’ is directing an animated short tie-in to the upcoming ‘Blade Runner 2049.’ Titl...