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Soderbergh Explains Return For “Logan Lucky”

Filmmaker Steven Soderbergh seemingly retired from directing features in 2013 with the double shot of the theatrical release of "Side Effects" and the HBO premiere of "Behind the Candelabra". He's hardly been restless though. In film...

“Star Wars” Empire, Styles, Robot & Rebels Talk

Star Wars Celebration was last weekend, but that hasn't stopped this being a busy weekend for further "Star Wars" talk - albeit of the more speculative and even pithy kind. First up, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" director Rian Johnson...

“Wonder Woman” Art Showcases A Key Moment

As part of its Summer 2017 preview, EW has premiered some superb new concept art from Patty Jenkins' "Wonder Woman" - art that focuses on the moment Diana effectively becomes Wonder Woman. The article has more details on the scene....

Flops Galore At The Weekend Box-Office

Not unexpectedly, "The Fate of the Furious" easily fended off newcomers at the weekend box-office. The action film grossed $38.7 million domestically in its second lap, a not insignificant 61% drop from the previous week. Even so,...

Diane Lane On The DCEU’s ‘Martha’-Gate

There's a lot of bile targeted at Zack Snyder's "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," with much of it saved for the big moment towards the film's finale when the at odds pair stop trying to kill each other....

No Guarantee Of A Fourth “Star Trek”

Last year around the time of "Star Trek Beyond" hitting cinemas, there was reportedly already a plan in place for a fourth film in the rebooted franchise - one that would go past the initial three-film contract of all...

Kevin Hart Was Up For “Aladdin” Genie

One of the more unexpected announcements this week was that Will Smith had entered negotiations to take on the role of the Genie in Disney's upcoming live-action remake of their 1992 classic "Aladdin". It turns out though that he wasn't...

New Dates For “Maze,” “Sparrow,” “Orient,” Spielberg

20th Century Fox is continuing to change up its slate this morning, quickly moving "Maze Runner: The Death Cure" into that February 9th slot that was previously set aside for Shane Black's "The Predator". Next up, Jennifer Lawrence-led spy thriller...

Fox Sets “Deadpool 2,” “Predator,” “X-Men” Dates

Hot on the heels of the announcement of the new "Avatar" sequel release dates, 20th Century Fox has changed up its release slate for a bunch of its films opening next year. The saddest news is that Shane Black's "The...

“Avatar” Sequels Set New Release Dates

Filmmaker James Cameron and 20th Century Fox used the official Facebook page for the upcoming "Avatar" sequels to announce a slate of release dates for all four films. The official release dates for the movies are as follows: December 18th...

Ritchie’s “King Arthur” Wasn’t Going To Be Silly

When you hire Guy Ritchie for a film, you kind of know what to expect. Ritchie's style is synonymous with quick cuts, fast pacing, intense camera work, and a tongue in cheek approach to some dark and/or dry...

Romans Rule In Bryan Singer’s “August One”

Filmmaker Bryan Singer and his Bad Hat Harry label will collaborate with digital media company Blackpills for the futuristic thriller "August One". "Gilmore Girls" actor John Cabrera created the work which is set in a world on the brink of...

The New “Apes” Film Is Really A Western

Matt Reeves' upcoming "War for the Planet of the Apes," the third film in the rebooted 'Apes' saga, is making one minor tweak as compared to the previous film. While 'War' is very similar to the previous entry "Dawn of...

Margot Robbie To Play Queen Elizabeth I

Margot Robbie is reportedly planning to play Queen Elizabeth I opposite Saorise Ronan as the title character in the upcoming "Mary Queen of Scots" for Focus Features and Working Title. Crowned Queen of Scotland in the 16th century, Mary was...

Ang Lee To Direct “Gemini Man”

Celebrated "Brokeback Mountain" and "Life of Pi" director Ang Lee is in negotiations to direct the high-concept action thriller "Gemini Man" for Skydance. First set up at Disney in the 1990s, the story centers on an aging assassin who tried...

“Luther” Creator Neil Cross Goes “Inside”

"Luther" creator Neil Cross is developing the supernatural thriller "Inside" at 20th Century Fox. The story is set within a modern-day secure facility that's home to mythological creatures along with a man who's been unjustly imprisoned. Pitched as "The Shawshank...

Mike Colter Joins Sci-Fi Thriller “Extinction”

"Luke Cage" star Mike Colter has been added to the cast of Ben Young's sci-fi thriller "Extinction" at Universal Pictures and Good Universe. Eric Heisserer, Spenser Cohen and Bradley Caleb Kane penned the script in which Michael Pena plays a...

Scorsese, DiCaprio, DeNiro Consider “Flower Moon”

Director Martin Scorsese and actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert DeNiro are all reportedly 'seriously considering' a teaming on a film adaptation of New Yorker writer and "The Lost City of Z" author David Grann's just released nonfiction novel "Killers...

“Last Jedi” To Deeper Explore Poe Dameron

While we heard plenty of quotes about Rian Johnson's upcoming "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" from cast and crew during the Star Wars Celebration convention last weekend, one person who didn't weigh in was Oscar Isaac. The actor, who plays...

“Heat” Returns To Screens For One Night Only

20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and the Alamo Drafthouse have partnered on a one-night-only screening of Michael Mann's 1995 crime classic "Heat". The re-release will take place on Tuesday May 2nd and include a special Q&A with Mann that will...

“Run Lola Run” Gets A Chinese Remake

Road Pictures have announced that they've secured the rights to Tom Tykwer's breakout 1998 German cult classic "Run Lola Run" and plan to make a Mandarin-language remake of the film. ChinaFilmInside (via The Playlist) reports that actress Zhu Zhu ("Marco...

“Avengers: Infinity War” Changes Shoot Plans

There's been plenty of quotes about upcoming Marvel Studios product this week from the "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" press junket in Los Angeles, mostly from Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige who has been involved in several interviews. One...

Statham & The Rock “Furious” Spin-Off A Go

The other week came reports that an end credits scene for "The Fate of the Furious" was cut at the last minute. Said scene teased a team-up and potential spin-off between Dwayne Johnson's Agent Luke Hobbs and Jason...

Callum Turner Scores “Fantastic Beasts 2” Role

"Green Room" actor Callum Turner is in talks to play the brother of Eddie Redmayne's Newt Scamander in the next installment of "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" at Warner Bros. Pictures. Plot details are unknown at this time...

Fox Animation Plans “A Tale of Momentum”

Fox Animation have set "Cars 3" scribes Eyal Podell and Jonathon E. Stewart to pen a feature film adaptation of the short film "A Tale of Momentum and Inertia". Momentum briefly tells of a rock giant who accidentally unleashes a...

Five Studios Fight For The Bond Films

Five studios are reportedly vying for the rights to distribute films in the James Bond franchise following the four-film Sony Pictures deal coming to an end after the release of "Spectre". Sony has been handling the films since 2006's "Casino...

Adam Warlock Coming To Third “Guardians”?

Filmmaker James Gunn has said that his original treatment for "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" boasted another major character from the comics but wouldn't reveal which one. Today, speaking with Slashfilm as part of the press junket for the...

Feige: Why Boden & Fleck For “Captain Marvel”

Yesterday came the news that acclaimed "Half Nelson" and "Sugar" directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck would take the helm of the upcoming "Captain Marvel" film. It was a slightly unexpected but welcome choice, and in a recent interview with...

Trailer: Bernthal, Armitage, Holland In “Pilgrimage”

The Punisher, Thorin of Oakshield and Spider-Man are teaming up. Actors Jon Bernthal, Richard Armitage and Tom Holland star in Brendan Muldowney's ultra-violent indie medieval road movie "Pilgrimage" with a new trailer released today. In the 13th-century set film,...

New Photos From “Alien: Covenant”

Empire has premiered some new photos from Ridley Scott's upcoming "Alien: Covenant". The new shots feature the Engineer planet, the return of Guy Pearce as Peter Weyland, and a new creature to be seen in the film...

Jeff Goldblum Joins “Jurassic World 2”

Luke Skywalker’s Accessorising Explained

Details On The “Rampage” Movie Plot