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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...
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Noyce to Tackle World War II Actioner KILLER 10

Australian filmmaker Phillip Noyce (‘Salt,’ ‘The Quiet American,’ ‘Clear and Present Danger’) has signed on to take the director’s chair for the World War II action-adventure ‘Killer 10.’ Per Variety, the fi...
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Tiffany Haddish Joins Mob Film THE KITCHEN

Comedian and ‘Girls Trip’ breakout Tiffany Haddish has reportedly scored a role in the feature adaptation of Ollie Masters and Ming Doyle’s Vertigo comic ‘The Kitchen.’ Set against the backdrop of 1970s New ...
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Jude Law Joins CAPTAIN MARVEL Opposite Brie Larson

The cast for Marvel’s ‘Captain Marvel’ is beginning to take shape as Variety is hearing word that Jude Law ('The Young Pope,' ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’) is in talks for the male lead opposit...
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Asher Angel Cast As Billy Batson in SHAZAM!

Young actor Asher Angel, best known for his role on Disney Channel's new series ‘Andi Mack,’ has landed the role of Billy Batson opposite Zachary Levi (‘Thor: Ragnarok,’ ‘Chuck’) in the upcoming superhero flick...
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JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE Character Posters

Latest set of character poster for the upcoming fantasy adventure sequel featuring Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, and Karen Gillan. Check them out below. In the brand new adventu...