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Haley Bennett, “The Magnificent Seven,” and German star Matthias Schweighoefer are in talks to join “Resistance”

Haley Bennett, who gained acclaim for “The Girl on the Train” and “The Magnificent Seven,” and German star Matthias Schweighoefer are in talks to take key lead roles in writer/director Jonathan Jakubowicz’s “Resistance,” alongside Jesse Eisenberg. The movie follows...
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Red Sparrow’ Review Roundup

After Jennifer Lawrence first stepped into the limelight with her performance as Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games,” it seemed that she could do no wrong, as she went on to garner praise for her roles in “American Hustle,” “Silver Linings Playbook,” and “Joy.”...
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Black Panther smashes debut over the four-day Holiday Day weekend with $235millon

Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is heading for a stunning $235 million debut over the four-day President’s Day weekend at 4,020 North American locations, estimates showed Monday. “Black Panther,” starring Chadwick Boseman and directed by Ryan Coogler, has blown away...
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Marvel Studios brought together 80 of its stars and filmmakers for one picture in honor of its 10-year anniversary.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXq1N81pdoU In what was a little different than the average class photo, Marvel Studios brought together 80 of its stars and filmmakers for one picture in honor of its 10-year anniversary. On Oct. 7, the group gathered in secret on the...
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Paramount Players launches a development of a biopic on musician Gucci Mane

Paramount Players and Imagine Entertainment have launched development of a biopic on musician Gucci Mane based on his “The Autobiography of Gucci Mane.” The studio has obtained life rights to Mane, whose real name is Radric Delantic Davis, and movie rights to the...
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Haley Bennett, “The Magnificent Seven,” and German star Matthias Schweighoefer are in talks to join “Resistance”

Haley Bennett, who gained acclaim for “The Girl on the Train” and “The Magnificent Seven,” and...
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Red Sparrow’ Review Roundup

After Jennifer Lawrence first stepped into the limelight with her performance as Katniss Everdeen...
Read More

Black Panther smashes debut over the four-day Holiday Day weekend with $235millon

Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is heading for a stunning $235 million debut over the four-day...
Read More

Marvel Studios brought together 80 of its stars and filmmakers for one picture in honor of its 10-year anniversary.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXq1N81pdoU In what was a little different than the average class...
Read More

Paramount Players launches a development of a biopic on musician Gucci Mane

Paramount Players and Imagine Entertainment have launched development of a biopic on musician...
Read More

Red Sparrow’ Review Roundup

After Jennifer Lawrence first stepped into the limelight with her performance as Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games,” it seemed that she could do no wrong, as she went on to garner praise for her roles in “American Hustle,” “Silver Linings Playbook,” and “Joy.”...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_rTIAOohas Evangeline Lilly’s superhero — with wings and blasters — is front and center in the first trailer for “Ant-Man and the Wasp.” Marvel Studios released the trailer on Tuesday, debuting the first footage from the film a day...

New Cast and Characters for Pixar’s ‘Incredibles 2’

It looks like it’s time for Pixar fans to find their super suits, as Pixar released new concept art and cast photos ahead of “Incredibles 2.” The Facebook page for “The Incredibles” posted 11 images of character concept art paintings alongside photographs of the voice...

Oscar Nominations Snubs and Surprises

The Academy did the right thing. Unlike the Golden Globes, the Oscars directing category wasn’t mostly white and male, as Greta Gerwig was recognized for “Lady Bird,” Jordan Peele for “Get Out,” and Guillermo del Toro for “The Shape of Water.” Gerwig becomes the fifth...

Oscar Nominations Frontrunners?

The Oscar nominations are in, which means all the various awards campaigns are now switching gears, trying to find the best angle in bringing home the gold. What can we expect going forward? Bearing in mind we still have more than a month before final ballots are due,...

‘Acts of Violence’ Film Review

Director: Brett Donowho With: Cole Hauser, Bruce Willis, Shawn Ashmore, Ashton Holmes, Melissa Bolona, Patrick St. Esprit, Sophia Bush, Mike Epps, Rotimi Akinosho, Sean Brosnan, Tiffany Brouwer, Jenna Kelly, Matthew Metzler. Release Date: Jan 12, 2018 Rated R 1 hour...

‘Early Man’ Film Review

In his first feature since 'The Curse of the Were-Rabbit,' animation talent Nick Park endearingly celebrates the cruder side of stop-motion. Director: Nick Park With: Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, Maisie Williams, Miriam Margolyes, Timothy Spall, Rob Brydon, Richard...

Women makes strong political statement at Golden Globes

When people at an awards show get up and make a political statement, it doesn’t usually have much to do with the things that actually win the awards. At last year’s Golden Globe Awards, Meryl Streep made that soaring speech about acting and deception, addressing the...

New ‘Black Panther’ Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=37&v=PJBmeqpw3DY You’re telling me the king of a third world country runs around in a bulletproof catsuit?” asks Martin Freeman’s Everett K. Ross at the beginning of the latest “Black Panther” trailer. The spot, released...

‘All the Money in the World’ Film Review

In “All the Money in the World,” gazillionaire J. Paul Getty is judged harshly for not forking over a $17 million ransom to rescue his kidnapped grandson from Italian thugs — the implication being that if you had a gazillion dollars, you wouldn’t hesitate to pay up....

The Commuter’ Film Review

There has, thus far, been a pleasing interchangeability to the titles in the banging, clattering action oeuvre cultivated by Liam Neeson and Spanish genre maestro Jaume Collet-Serra. “Unknown,” “Non-Stop” and “Run All Night” sound so tersely generic as to be slyly...

Warner Bros. releases new photos of “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” featuring Jude Law as a young Albus Dumbledore and Johnny Depp as a young Gellert Grindelwald.

Warner Bros. has released new photos of “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” featuring Jude Law as a young Albus Dumbledore and Johnny Depp as a young Gellert Grindelwald. “The Crimes of Grindelwald” is the sequel to 2016’s “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find...

Predictions in All 24 Academy Categories for the Oscar

So here we are. Guesses in all 24 Academy categories can be found below. That includes the short film fields, contenders from which have all been viewed prior to wagering a prediction. And since it is FYC season after all, we’ll throw in a handful of humble...

Biggest Hits and Flops of 2017

There were plenty of winners and losers at the domestic box office this year since the overall 2017 number is still about 3% behind last year. Here we highlight the surprise successes — and the films that were originally intended to get franchises started but didn’t...

‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Review

A great many people who now know the term “a cappella” probably didn’t before “Pitch Perfect,” in 2012, charmed and annoyed and tickled us with its happy skewed fusion of sunburst harmony and junior-catfight kitsch. Yet the “Pitch Perfect” franchise hasn’t always...

First ‘Ocean’s 8’ Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=MFWF9dU5Zc0 Warner Bros. unveiled the highly anticipated official trailer for “Ocean’s 8” on Tuesday morning. Sandra Bullock stars as Debbie Ocean, the estranged sister of Danny Ocean (played by George Clooney in the...

Golden Globes Nominations(Snubs and Surprises)

On Monday morning, the Golden Globes reinforced the notion that Hollywood is still a boy’s club. The organization, made up of about 90 foreign journalists, seemed to go out on a limb not to nominate a single woman for best director. Not Greta Gerwig (“Lady Bird”). Not...

Homeland Season 7 has premiere date and first trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4ZRFs_MdM8 “Homeland” Season 7 has a premiere date and a first trailer, Showtime revealed Tuesday. Season 7 will debut on Feb. 11 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Watch the trailer above. The series stars Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Elizabeth...

‘House of Cards’ Final Season Shooting resumes in Early 2018

Netflix has reached an agreement to resume production on “House of Cards” season 6 — the show’s final season — in early 2018, according to chief content officer Ted Sarandos. Production of “House of Cards” season 6 was suspended in October, following sexual assault...

‘Black Mirror’ Season 4 trailer is released

Netflix has released an episodic trailer for “USS Callister,” a feature length installment in the upcoming fourth season of “Black Mirror.” Set in space, the story of “USS Callister” follows a new crew member (Cristin Milioti) adjusting to life on the ship, led by a...

Oscars Trailer makes Fun at last year’s Best Picture Mix-Up

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPVA2-mDJ4w While the rest of the world is still reeling from envelopegate, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is ready to make light of the 2017 Oscars flub. A new promo for the 2018 Academy Awards features the chilling...

‘Gangster Land’ Film Review

Timothy Woodward Jr. was born too late. Clearly the kind of enterprise that enabled this actor-turned-director to make no less than 13 features in the last five years for his own production company would’ve been ideally deployed in a “golden age” Poverty Row studio....

CNN Launches ‘The Van Jones Show’ in January

Van Jones, the civil rights advocate and former Obama administration advisor, will get a regular bimonthly slot on CNN’s primetime schedule with “The Van Jones Show,” the Time Warner-owned cable-news outlet said Monday. The one-hour program will launch in January, CNN...

The Billboard Music Awards moves to NBC.

The Billboard Music Awards are moving to NBC. The network announced Tuesday that they have signed a multi-year deal with the show’s producers, dick clark productions, with the first NBC telecast set to air in 2018. The awards have aired on ABC since 2011. The exact...

Steven Spielberg’s ‘The Post’ has the Zeitgeist in mind

When producer Amy Pascal first acquired Liz Hannah’s spec script “The Post” she thought, “Hillary Clinton is going to win [the presidency], so this will be perfect,” the former Sony Pictures head said at the film’s first west coast screening on Sunday night. “It was...

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Dominates Social Media Conversations

Disney-Lucasfilm’s “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” dominated social media last week with 110,000 new conversations thanks to interviews with cast members and filmmakers, according to media-measurement firm comScore and its PreAct service. “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” has...

Warner Bros. has moves up “Wonder Woman 2” to Nov. 1, 2019

Warner Bros. has moved up Gal Gadot’s “Wonder Woman 2” six weeks to Nov. 1, 2019, from Dec. 13, 2019. The studio made the announcement Monday. Patty Jenkins is returning to direct. It’s the first title to land on Nov. 1, 2019. The new date also places “Wonder Woman 2”...

‘Murder on the Orient Express’ movie review

Over the course of his 28-year directing career, Kenneth Branagh has adapted everything from literary classics (Shakespeare’s “Henry V”) to comicbook pulp (putting a distinctive Dutch-angle slant on Marvel’s “Thor”). Now, with “Murder on the Orient Express,” the...

Zachary Levi will play the DC’s character “Shazam!,”

Zachary Levi will play the title character in New Line and DC Entertainment’s “Shazam!,” sources confirmed to the media The film follows a boy named Billy Batson who can transform into an adult superhero by uttering the magic word “Shazam!” The name is an acronym of...

Hollywood’s Profitable Stars(Most and Least) Revealed

New data claims to name the most popular actor in Hollywood — and it might not be who you expect. According to data compiled by PartyCasino, which analyzed box office numbers from 1980 to 2017 to determine Hollywood’s most and least profitable actors, Emilio Estevez...

Pixar’s ‘Coco Review

Conceived as a vibrant celebration of Mexican culture, writer-director Lee Unkrich’s “Coco” is the 19th feature from Pixar Animation Studios and the first to seriously deal with the deficit of nonwhite characters in its films — so far limited to super-sidekick Frozone...