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Singer Teases “Legion” X-Men Connection

With "Wolverine" coming to an end, cast contracts up with "X-Men: Apocalypse" and the "Gambit" movie stalling, the fate of the "X-Men" franchise over the next few years is going to be interesting to say the least. One of the...

Christoph Waltz In Talks For “Alita: Battle Angel”

Christoph Waltz is in early negotiations to join the cast of the Robert Rodriguez-directed, James Cameron-produced sci-fi feature "Alita: Battle Angel". The project is an ambitious $175-$200 million adaptation of the popular manga series and follows a 26th century cyborg...

Rupert Wyatt To Helm Sci-Fi “Captive State”

"Rise of the Planet of the Apes" and "The Gambler" director Rupert Wyatt is set to direct the sci-fi feature "Captive State" which he co-wrote with his wife Erica Beeney. Plot details are being kept under wraps for the...

Wheatley’s Peckinpah-Esque “Free Fire” Now Hits 2017

Following on from the interesting reaction to his dark satire "High Rise," filmmaker Ben Wheatley is now looking towards something a bit more familiar but just as gritty and darkly comic with his next project "Free Fire". The real-time feature...

Tristar, Pascal Planning Attica Riots Film

Producer Amy Pascal is set to develop a film adaptation of "Blood in the Water," Heather Ann Thompson's just released non-fiction novel about the famed 1971 riot in New York's Attica State Prison. The book covers the state's violent response,...

Jeremy Renner Is A Fox In “Arctic Justice”

Jeremy Renner has signed on to voice the lead character, a fox named Swifty, in the 3D animated family film "Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad" at the AMBI Group. Alec Baldwin, James Franco, Anjelica Huston and Omar Sy are also onboard...

“Captain Marvel” Director Shortlist Revealed

Niki Caro ("Whale Rider," "North Country"), Lesli Linka Glatter ("Homeland," "Ray Donovan") and Lorene Scafaria ("The Meddler," "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World") are reportedly the three names on the shortlist for the highly-coveted job of...

“Rick & Morty” Creator Helps “Doctor Strange”

In a surprising twist, it has been revealed that "Community" and "Rick and Morty" creator Dan Harmon was involved in Marvel's upcoming "Doctor Strange" film. THR says that after the film wrapped principal photography and a first cut of the...

“Gambit” Film Now Seeking New Director

With Doug Liman having signed on to helm the "Justice League Dark" project for Warner Bros. Pictures, Heat Vision has confirmed that Liman is no longer directing the "X-Men" spin-off feature "Gambit". Channing Tatum remains attached to star in the...

Doug Liman To Helm “Justice League Dark”

Doug Liman is switching sides from Marvel to DC. The "Edge of Tomorrow" and "The Bourne Identity" director was originally slated to helm Fox's "X-Men" spin-off "Gambit" starring Channing Tatum. Now its confirmed he's left that project...

Fan Got To See “Rogue One” Before He Died

A "Star Wars" fan was granted his final wish. Thanks to a worldwide social media campaign started by his family, 36-year-old British artist Neil Hanvey was able to see the upcoming "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story". The #RogueOneWish...

“Civil War” Cut Scenes Show More Battle, Zemo

The "Captain America: Civil War" DVD and Blu-ray hits stores soon and ahead of that, two of the film's deleted scenes contained in the set have gone online. One shows a bit more of Daniel Bruhl's Baron Zemo, the other...

“Thor: Ragnarok” Pair Visit A Kids Hospital

Following various photos from the Brisbane set of "Thor: Ragnarok" being published all throughout this week, the film's stars Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston went on a visit to the nearby Lady Cilento Children's Hospital with photos and a...

Franco To Produce “Poachers,” “Smonk,” “Breach”

James Franco is reportedly developing three film adaptations of gritty Southern Gothic novels by crime fiction writer Tom Franklin. Franco and partner Vince Jolivette have scored the film rights to the novels, will produce through their Bandini Productions...

Dance, Lester, Stanley Feel “Euphoria”

Charles Dance ("Game of Thrones"), Adrian Lester ("Hustle") and Mark Stanley ("Dark River") have rounded out the cast of Swedish filmmaker Lisa Langseth's English-language directorial debut "Euphoria". shooting kicked off last week in Bavaria and Munich. Alicia Vikander, Eva...

Next “Transformers” Film To Go Back In Time

The "Transformers" franchise is about to get even crazier than usual with The BBC today reporting that Michael Bay's currently in production fifth instalment in the series will go back in time. Specifically scenes for "Transformers: The Last Knight" are...

“Ben-Hur” Remake Is A $100 Million Loss?

New figures in from box-office analysts suggest this past weekend's "Ben-Hur" remake could ultimately lose its backers around $100 million. The Biblical epic cost over $100 million to produce and a further tens of millions to market and distribute globally....

The Rock Replaced Tommy Lee Jones On “Fast Five”

As the "Fast and Furious" films have become bigger and bigger events, we've been seeing bigger and bigger names joining the cast ranks. The upcoming eighth film boasts a quite stellar list of alums including Charlize Theron, Helen...

Almodovar Talks His ‘More Sexual’ “Brokeback”

Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar has been doing press for his new feature "Julieta" which has been screening across the festival circuit but won't hit the United States until December 21st. Even as he's talking up the new film...

Dave Wilson To Helm “The Monolith” Film

Dave Wilson, creative director at Blur Studios ("Deadpool"), is set to make his directorial debut on a film adaptation of Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray's comic book series "The Monolith". The twelve-issue comic series follows Alice Cohen, a down-and-out ex-junkie...

“The Croods” Sequel Gets A Rewrite

Kevin and Dan Hageman ("The LEGO Movie") have been hired by DreamWorks Animation to rewrite the sequel to 2013's animated feature "The Croods". The new film was supposed to be released on December 22nd 2017 but was recently delayed, this...

“Heat” Trio Reunite For Special Screening

Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and director Michael Mann are set to reunite, albeit only on stage, for a "Heat" screening and Q&A moderated by filmmaker Christopher Nolan. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the screening,...

“Evil Dead” S2 Poster, Nixed Fourth Film Ideas

Ahead of the second season premiere, Starz has released a new poster for the upcoming sophomore season of "Ash vs Evil Dead" - check it out below. Bruce Campbell, Lucy Lawless, Ray Santiago and Dana DeLorenzo return for...

Lawrence, McCarthy Are The Highest Paid Actresses

"The Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence has been named the world's highest-paid actress for the second year in a row, topping the annual ranking on the Forbes rich list with $46 million in pre-tax income. Melissa McCarthy was runner-up with...

“Conjuring” Stars Re-Team On “The Commuter”

Patrick Wilson is set to re-team with his "The Conjuring" series co-star Vera Farmiga on the upcoming action thriller "The Commuter" at Studiocanal and Lionsgate. Liam Neeson plays a businessman caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute...

Sean McNamara To Helm Ronald Reagan Biopic

"Soul Surfer" helmer Sean McNamara is set to direct "Reagan," a $25 million indie biopic about the United States of America's 40th president - Ronald Reagan. Howie Klausner ("Space Cowboys") penned the film which will follow Reagan's life from teenager...

Biel, Schiff, Tennie Join Reiner’s “Shock and Awe”

Jessica Biel and newcomer Luke Tennie have joined whilst "The West Wing" alum Richard Schiff is closing his deal to join Rob Reiner's upcoming "Shock and Awe" at Acacia Filmed Entertainment and Voltage Films. Joey Hartstone ("LBJ") penned the story...

Li Bingbing Replaces Fan Bingbing In “Meg”

Chinese actress Li Bingbing is in final talks to star opposite Jason Statham and Jessica McNamee in the prehistoric shark action thriller "Meg" at Warner Bros. Pictures, Flagship Entertainment and Gravity Pictures. Li Bingbing will take on the role that...

DC Plans All Access Live Stream Next Week

To celebrate the millionth subscriber to DCE's 'DC All Access' YouTube channel, DC Entertainment has announced plans for an eight-hour live stream of its DC All Access program on September 2nd. DC All Access YouTube channel features daily updates on...

Amazon To Produce “The Departed” TV Series

Warner Bros. TV, Vertigo Entertainment, Initial Entertainment Group and Plan B Entertainment are teaming for a TV series reboot of Martin Scorsese's Oscar-winning 2006 crime drama feature "The Departed" which has landed at Amazon Studios. Written by "Detroit 1-8-7" creator...

Singer Teases “Legion” X-Men Connection

Favreau To Direct Seth MacFarlane Sci-Fi Series

Photo: Kristin Chenoweth In “American Gods”

Rupert Wyatt To Helm Sci-Fi “Captive State”

Tristar, Pascal Planning Attica Riots Film

Jeremy Renner Is A Fox In “Arctic Justice”

Lifetime Plans Britney Spears TV Movie

“Captain Marvel” Director Shortlist Revealed

“Gambit” Film Now Seeking New Director

Doug Liman To Helm “Justice League Dark”

Fan Got To See “Rogue One” Before He Died

Full Trailer: “The Disappointments Room”

“Civil War” Cut Scenes Show More Battle, Zemo

“Poldark” Series Two Launch Trailer

BBC Plans Seven New Agatha Christie Adaptations

“Thor: Ragnarok” Pair Visit A Kids Hospital

“Nashville” Confirmed To Return January 5th