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Daisy Ridley Last Jedi Backlash Was Fair

Daisy Ridley: “Last Jedi” Backlash Was Fair

Out talking up the release of her new indie drama "Ophelia," actress Daisy Ridley has offered some new comments about the film that changed the "Star Wars" franchise forever - 2017's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi". Rian Johnson's follow-up to...
Booksmart Rocketman Us Top 2019 Critic Poll

“Booksmart,” “Rocketman,” “Us” Top 2019 Critic Poll

We're at the halfway point in 2019 and this past weekend some members of the Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society got together and voted to determine the best films thus far, announcing the winners and runners up in...
Bond 25 Caribbean Filming Sizzle Reel

“Bond 25” Caribbean Filming Sizzle Reel

A welcome bit of good news on the "Bond 25" front today with the official site showing off a one-minute sizzle reel of B-roll footage captured during the Jamaican leg of the final Daniel Craig-led 007 adventure. The film's director...
Steven Seagal Was Considered For Batman

Steven Seagal Was Considered For “Batman”

With this past weekend marking the 30th anniversary of the release of Tim Burton's "Batman" in 1989, various people involved talked about their memories of the film - the first serious, comic book-accurate take on the Caped Crusader and...

Disney Dominating 2019 Box-Office So Far

With June coming to a close shortly, we've nearly reached the halfway point of the year and box-office is not just down overall but the market share is now much less evenly divided than before. According to Box-Office Mojo, Disney...
Experts Weigh In On The Streaming Future

Experts Weigh In On The Streaming Future

Wherever you side on the streaming vs. theatrical debate, one obvious benefit to both sides is that streaming allows for a more diverse range of voices to take their shot at filmmaking - voices that otherwise wouldn't get that...
Halle Berry Beats Pfeiffer In Catwoman Poll

Halle Berry Beats Pfeiffer In Catwoman Poll

In perhaps the craziest story of the month, a new poll of over 2,200 adults conducted by Heat Vision about the Batman franchise has surprisingly revealed that Halle Berry has beaten out (only just) Michelle Pfeiffer in a poll...
Boyle Swears Off Franchise Films After 007

Boyle Swears Off Franchise Films After 007

Following his highly publicised sudden exit from the James Bond franchise over creative differences, filmmaker Danny Boyle has sworn off ever directing another franchise film entry again. Director Danny Boyle famously departed James Bond 25 last year after creative differences...
Why Men In Black International Didnt Work

Why “Men in Black International” Didn’t Work

This past Friday saw the F. Gary Gray-directed "Men in Black International" hit cinemas. Reviews were pretty terrible from critics, audiences gave it a meh 'B' CinemaScore, and the box-office wasn't much better with an opening weekend of...
Christopher Nolan Saved Donnie Darko

How Christopher Nolan Saved “Donnie Darko”

While filmmaker Christopher Nolan is known for his own works like "Inception," "The Dark Knight" and "Interstellar," he's also been responsible for shepherding other people and their films along the way. One such person was "Southland Tales" and "The Box"...
Not Pursued X Men Spin Off Script Goes Online

Not Pursued X-Men Spin-Off Script Goes Online

Officially John Ottman is the composer and editor on numerous "X-Men" films, unofficially his involvement was often been said to be more involved than that. Recently he revealed to Heat Vision that whilst finishing up work on "X-Men: Apocalypse," his...
The Gladiator Sequel Is Still Happening

The “Gladiator” Sequel Is Still Happening?

For many years there's been talk of a possible sequel to 2000's sword-and-sandals epic "Gladiator" but none of it ever really seems to coalesce beyond the occasional hiring of a new writer to give the property a go. This week,...
E3 2019 Ubisoft Game Trailers

E3 2019: Ubisoft Game Trailers

Ubisoft has held its E3 2019 presentation and offered not just updates on some big games, but also revealed some key surprises - from Netflix acquiring "The Division" film to "It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia" creator Rob McElhenney spearheading...
E3 2019 Square Enix Game Trailers

E3 2019: Square Enix Game Trailers

Square Enix held its E3 2019 presentation with several major announcements and reveals, including the big "Marvel's Avengers" trailer we've already written about which is being done by "Tomb Raider" developers Crystal Dynamics. Much of the rest of the presentation...
E3 2019 Microsofts Game Trailers

E3 2019: Microsoft’s Game Trailers

Microsoft just held their E3 press conference this morning with much of the talk likely to center on the big unveiling of their next generation of console - Project Scarlett - which will hit late 2020. Amongst the big announcements...
Avengers Endgame Gets Rating First Clip

What Are The Most Acclaimed Comic Book Films?

Updated with Full Results Current As Of May 27th 2019. Comic book fans have always argued about which film adaptation of their favourite property is the best. You can argue box-office until the cows come home, the fact of the...
Ford Offers Brief Indiana Jones 5 Update

Ford: No Indiana Jones Except Me

As long as Harrison Ford is alive, don't expect him to give a reboot of the "Indiana Jones" franchise his blessing. We do know Lucasfilm and Disney are planning one more film in the saga which is targeting a July...
Tarantinos Hollywood To Premiere At Cannes

Tarantino’s “Once” Gets Raves, Minor Controversy

Two celebrated auteurs - Quentin Tarantino and Bong Joon Ho - both premiered new films at the Cannes Film Festival this week. Before they screened, both directors asked for those in attendance not to spoil the mysteries of...
New Rise Of Skywalker Photos Details

New “Rise of Skywalker” Photos & Details

This month's issue of Vanity Fair is doing an extensive cover story on J.J. Abrams' upcoming "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" and have just posted the lengthy feature online which also includes a bunch of photos by the...
2019 2020 Tv Series Breakdown The Cw

2019/2020 TV Series Breakdown: The CW

The Fall TV Season presentations for all the new network shows take place this week with the fifth and final one now here. Here's a full breakdown of which concepts have made the final list over on The CW. The...
2019 2020 Tv Series Breakdown Cbs

2019/2020 TV Series Breakdown: CBS

The Fall TV Season presentations for all the new network shows take place this week with the fourth announced. Here's a full breakdown of which concepts have made the final list over on CBS. Considering all the behind the scenes...
2019 2020 Tv Series Breakdown Abc

2019/2020 TV Series Breakdown: ABC

The Fall TV Season presentations for all the new network shows take place this week with the third announced. Here's a full breakdown of which concepts have made the final list over on ABC. Despite a key network exec change,...
Robert Pattinson Is The Batman

Robert Pattinson Is “The Batman”

Robert Pattinson has reportedly been cast as Bruce Wayne/The Batman in Matt Reeves' "The Batman" film at Warner Bros. Pictures. The story first appeared in Variety, but minutes later Deadline added to it saying they've not decided yet though it's...
2019 2020 Tv Series Breakdown Fox

2019/2020 TV Series Breakdown: FOX

The Fall TV Season presentations for all the new network shows take place this week with the second announced today. Here’s a full breakdown of which concepts have made the final list over on FOX. With Disney recently acquiring 20th...
2019 2020 Tv Series Breakdown Nbc

2019/2020 TV Series Breakdown: NBC

The Fall TV Season presentations for all the new network shows take place this week with the first announced today. Here’s a full breakdown of which concepts have made the final list over on NBC. NBC has a slight lead...
Us Senator Introduces Loot Box Banning Bill

U.S. Senator Introduces Loot Box Banning Bill

U.S. Republican Senator Josh Hawley has reportedly announced a bill that would ban loot boxes and pay-to-win microtransactions in 'games played by minors' - a broad label that will include both video and mobile games designed for people under...
Disney Talks Future Marvel Fox Slate Plans

Disney Talks Future Marvel & Fox Slate Plans

Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger appears to have confirmed that announcements for Marvel Studios’ upcoming films will arrive this summer and tells Variety: "There are huge opportunities, there are many many different directions that we can go". This correlates...
Avatar Sequel Title Filming World Plans

“Avatar 2” Delayed & New “Star Wars” Dates

Walt Disney Pictures has just announced a massive overhaul of its release date schedule, one that now incorporates 20th Century Fox's titles into it. In the process, it has jettisoned a few projects and delayed others - some by months,...
4k Wong Kar Wai Restorations In 2020

4K Wong-Kar Wai Restorations In 2020

Celebrated Chinese filmmaker Wong Kar-wai is not only gearing up to shoot his next film after years of working on the script, he's also has confirmed himself that all of his previous works are undergoing restorations. Speaking with Filmmaker Magazine...
Netflix Upgrades To High Quality Audio

Netflix Upgrades To High Quality Audio

Netflix has announced that it is upgrading its streaming service to include adaptive high-quality audio - offering a higher bitrate for TV devices that support either 5.1 surround sound or Dolby Atmos depending upon your device and bandwidth capabilities. Up...

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