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Teaser Trailer: Bong Joon-Ho’s “Okja”

"Snowpiercer" and "The Host" director Bong Joon-Ho returns to screens shortly with the Netflix original feature "Okja" which just released its teaser trailer today along with announcing a June 28th premiere on the streaming service. Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal,...

“Alien: Covenant” Poster & New Trailer Tomorrow

20th Century Fox has just released a second poster for Ridley Scott's "Alien: Covenant" which acts as a sister to the first. Whereas that first had the xenomorph's face in green and black lighting under the word 'Run',...

No “Star Wars: Original Editions” Coming

Last week came the rumor that theatrical cuts of the original "Star Wars" trilogy would be getting a potential re-release following recent confirmed revelations that a brand-new 4K restoration of the 1977 first film had been completed. Sadly, and not...

The “X-Men” Films Will Include Mr. Sinister

Iconic "X-Men" comic villain Mr. Sinister's involvement in the film adaptations of the franchise was first teased in the end credits stinger of "X-Men: Apocalypse" with Wolverine's blood collected by Essex Corp. employees. Sinister, whose real name is Nathaniel Essex,...

“Avatar” Sequels Shoot Begins August

Finally, after years of preparation, the four sequels to "Avatar" are finally set to begin filming this year with My Entertainment World posting a listing saying that shooting on the motion capture is slated to begin on August 15th. Fox...

Is Black Mask The “Gotham City Sirens” Villain?

Filmmaker David Ayer posted an image of DC supervillain Black Mask on his Twitter account on Monday without a comment. The posting comes as the "Suicide Squad" director is currently developing the Harley Quinn spinoff "Gotham City Sirens" with screenwriter...

Mahershala Ali Has Two Roles In “Alita”

Oscar winner Mahershala Ali ("Moonlight," "Luke Cage") has confirmed he has not one but two roles in the Robert Rodriguez-directed and James Cameron produced "Alita: Battle Angel". Speaking backstage at the Oscars to Movie Pilot, the actor says:...

Naughty Dog Not Involved In “Uncharted” Film?

Finally, after many years of stalls, the film adaptation of the PlayStation's biggest exclusive game franchise "Uncharted" is finally making its way to the big screen. At last report Joe Carnahan has finished the screenplay which will be full...

Jamie King Leads Abuse Tale “Cook Your Daughter”

Jaime King ("Hart of Dixie," "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For") is set to topline the film adaptation of Jessica Hendra and Blake Morrison's memoir "How to Cook Your Daughter". The story follows Hendra's experience growing up as the...

Vera Farmiga Joins The “Godzilla” Sequel

Vera Farmiga has scored a leading role in Michael Dougherty's "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" currently in the works at Legendary. "Stranger Things" breakout star Millie Bobby Brown plays the daughter of Farmiga and Kyle Chandler's characters in this follow-up...

“LEGO Movie 2” To Be A Space Musical?

Following the success of Phil Lord and Chris Miller's "The LEGO Movie" in 2014, Warners opened Chris McKay's "The LEGO Batman Movie" this month to strong reviews and excellent box-office. Doing press rounds, McKay spoke with the Shanlian...

“Ghost in the Shell” Motion Posters, WETA Visit

Paramount Pictures has released some more promotional material from the live-action "Ghost in the Shell" film currently slated for a March 31st release. Rupert Sanders helms the manga adaptation in which Scarlett Johansson plays The Major, a special ops,...

News Bits: Beguiled, Beauty, Circus, Rangers

The Beguiled Several lovely gothic looking stills from Sofia Coppola's "The Beguiled" have popped up on The Playlist, the shots showcasing actresses Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst and Elle Fanning who star alongside Colin Farrell in the film which is set...

New “Guardians Vol. 2” Full Trailer Teased

Disney and Marvel are set to release the full trailer for James Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" tomorrow. Ahead of that, they've released a thirty second sneak peek that may well be the best 'teaser of...

Astonishing Final Trailer: “Kong: Skull Island”

Just under two weeks out from release, Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures have released the excellent final trailer for Jordan Vogt-Roberts' "Kong: Skull Island". Cut much more akin to the trailers for "Mad Max: Fury Road" and "Suicide Squad,"...

Explaining The Oscar Best Picture Gaffe

The only headlines in the wake of tonight's Oscars ceremony have been regarding the unprecedented Best Picture gaffe in which "La La Land" was wrongly named the film of the year before, several minutes into the acceptance speech, "Moonlight"...

Oscar Broadcast Flubs In Memoriam Segment

It wasn't just the Best Picture award it seems as this year's Oscars broadcast also flubbed its 'In Memoriam' segment. Four-time Oscar winning Australian costume designer Janet Patterson, who worked regularly with director Jane Campion, was included...

Kinberg On New “X-Men,” “Gambit” & More

With "Logan" set to hit cinemas this coming Friday, the film's producer Simon Kinberg has been doing press rounds and has offered a bunch of updates on his various projects which include future "X-Men" films and spin-offs, Marvel properties...

Apple To Score An Oscar By Next Decade?

Wall Street analyst-turned-venture capitalist Gene Munster has predicted that Apple will be represented at an Oscar ceremony within the next five years in the same way Amazon was this year with "Manchester by the Sea". Munster estimates Apple will increase...

“Nightwing” Helmer McKay Explains His Interest

Last week came the announcement that "The LEGO Batman Movie" director Chris McKay would helm a live-action "Nightwing" film. Over the weekend, McKay chatted with the Shanlian on Batman podcast about why he thinks he's a good hire...

“Cars 3” Next Gen Extended Look Clip

Owen Wilson served as grand marshal for the 59th DAYTONA 500 this weekend and so Disney Pixar has released a new Next Generation extended look clip from its upcoming third "Cars" movie. Wilson returns to voice Lightning McQueen who is...

The 2017 Oscar Winners List: Updated

The full winners of this year's Academy Awards have been announced following a moment that will always be remembered for its ending in which confusion led to the Best Picture winner being awarded incorrectly to "La La Land" before...

First Trailer: David Ayer’s “Bright”

Netflix used the Oscars broadcast to premiere the first ever footage from its big-budget feature "Bright" from director David Ayer ("Suicide Squad"). Playing like Ayer's own "End of Watch," but with one of the cop partners being an...

2017 Oscars: Who Will & Who Should Win

We're just hours away from the 2017 Academy Awards with the best in film being awarded on Hollywood's night of nights. This year Damien Chazelle's "La La Land" is expected to dominate proceedings, bright shiny musical that's all...

R.I.P. Bill Paxton

The one and only Bill Paxton has passed away at the age of 61 due to complications from heart surgery reports TMZ. Paxton is survived by his wife of thirty years, Louise Newbury, with whom he had two...

First Photo: Kurt Russell As Ego In “Guardians”?

We've seen a Funko pop figure and a Hasbro toy, now finally an apparent first proper photo of actor Kurt Russell in Janes Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" has emerged. Russell plays Ego the Living Planet, the father...

Danny Glover Was Almost Raiden In “Kombat”?

"Mortal Kombat" franchise co-creator Ed Boon recently sat down with IGN to talk the long running game franchise - its past and its future. In a surprising reveal though, Boon confirmed that at one time "Lethal Weapon" co-star Danny Glover...

New Marvel’s “Guardians” Sequel Trailer Tuesday

We had a 'sneak peek,' and then the teaser trailer. Now comes the news that the full trailer for James Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" is scheduled to hit this coming week. Running at 2min 20sec, Broadway...

“Piranha” Getting A Japanese Reboot?

It looks like a third film in the rebooted "Piranha" horror franchise is on the way. Bloody Disgusting reports that producer Hisako Tsukaba is currently working on a new movie in the series which is targeting a 2018...

Scorsese Not A Fan Of Viewing Films At Home

Martin Scorsese's recent epic "Silence" was incredibly cinematic, not surprising considering the filmmaker is one of celluloid's biggest champions. Unfortunately no-one really went out to the cinema to see it despite excellent reviews. Certainly the movie industry is changing...

Teaser Trailer: Bong Joon-Ho’s “Okja”

No “Star Wars: Original Editions” Coming

The “X-Men” Films Will Include Mr. Sinister

“Avatar” Sequels Shoot Begins August

The New “Samurai Jack” Is Very Much The End

Mahershala Ali Has Two Roles In “Alita”

Stephen Moyer Joins FOX’s “X-Men” Series

Cumberbatch Joins Showtime’s “Melrose”

Nearly Two Dozen New “Iron Fist” Photos

Vera Farmiga Joins The “Godzilla” Sequel

“LEGO Movie 2” To Be A Space Musical?

News Bits: Beguiled, Beauty, Circus, Rangers

New “Guardians Vol. 2” Full Trailer Teased

“Middle-earth: Shadow of War” Game Trailer

Amazon Picks Up “Fortitude” S2

Explaining The Oscar Best Picture Gaffe