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Quick News: Halloween, Serenity, Swagger, Angel

Halloween Actress Jamie Lee Curtis has taken to Twitter to post a photo of her official look as the older Laurie Strode in the upcoming David Gordon Green-directed new entry in the "Halloween" franchise. The film is currently in...

Second Trailer: Dwayne Johnson In “Rampage”

New Line Cinema has premiered the second trailer for "Rampage" featuring Dwayne Johnson as a primatologist who must save the world from animals mutated into giant aggressive versions of themselves by a rogue genetic experiment. As these newly created monsters...

Rita Ora Joins The “Detective Pikachu” Film

British singer-actress Rita Ora ("Fifty Shades Freed") has joined the cast of the live-action Pokemon movie "Detective Pikachu" at Legendary Entertainment. She joins a cast that includes Justice Smith, Ken Watanabe, Kathryn Newton, Bill Nighy and Suki Waterhouse...

Freeman, Whitaker Sniff “The Poison Rose”

Morgan Freeman and Forest Whitaker are in talks to join John Travolta in the action-thriller "The Poison Rose" which George Gallo ("Midnight Run") will direct from a script he wrote with Richard Salvatore. Travolta will play a down-on-his-luck PI...

“Black Panther” Could Score A $170M Opening

Anticipation for Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" this week is reaching fever pitch with forecasts for the film having been raised higher. Tracking estimates now peg it at pulling in anywhere between $155-170 million domestically over the four-day President's...

LeBron James To Produce “House Party”

NBA star LeBron James has signed on to produce a remake of the 1990 hip-hop comedy "House Party" at New Line Cinema and SpringHill Entertainment. "Atlanta" scribes Stephen Glover and Jamal Olori will pen the new take which follows a...

Sony Reconsiders Tarantino’s Manson Film?

Just over a week ago, Quentin Tarantino found himself under fire in the wake of an interview with Uma Thurman about her dealings with Harvey Weinstein and a driving stunt mishap on the "Kill Bill" set which left the...

Haddish & McCarthy Team On Mob Drama

Comedian Melissa McCarthy is closing a deal to star with "Girls Trip" breakout Tiffany Haddish in the gritty mob drama "The Kitchen" at New Line Cinema and DC Entertainment. Based on the 2014 Vertigo comic book series by Ollie Masters...

Reshoots Underway On “Deadpool 2”

Actor Josh Brolin has confirmed on social media over the weekend that the "Deadpool" sequel is undergoing reshoots right now, with this additional filming both long planned and so far going smoothly. The project began filming in June in Vancouver...

Baron Cohen Met With O.J. For New Film?

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen is reportedly at work on his next "Borat" and "Bruno"-style mockumentary feature with The Daily Mail (via Page Six) reporting that O.J. Simpson will potentially appear in the movie. The report alleges that Cohen, wearing a...

Gutierrez Departs LEGO “Billion Brick Race” Film

"The Book of Life" director Jorge R. Gutierrez has reportedly revealed in a Facebook post that he's departed the upcoming LEGO movie spin-off feature "The Billion Brick Race" with the project now seemingly in limbo with no replacement at...

Fox Sets New “Alita,” “Predator,” “Nile” Dates

20th Century Fox has completely overhauled its 2018 schedule with four major releases undergoing significant date changes. These changes follow on from other recent shifts such as the delay of "New Mutants" by almost a year. The big change...

Bendis To Pen “X-Men” Kitty Pride Film

Comics author Brian Michael Bendis is teaming with "Deadpool" director Tim Miller for an "X-Men" spinoff currently going by the codename "143". Set in the X-Men universe, "143" is a code name for the project which sources say will focus...

Midler & Stone Team On “Allergist’s Wife”

Screen icons Bette Midler and Sharon Stone are teaming for a film adaptation of the play "The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife" with Andy Fickman ("Parental Guidance," "Game Plan") attached to direct. The odd-couple comedy stars Midler as Marjorie Taub,...

“Paddington” Helmer To Reboot “Willy Wonka”

Paul King, the director of the much acclaimed "Paddington" movies, is in final negotiations to direct "Willy Wonka" for Warner Bros. Pictures. A reimagining of Roald Dahl's classic children's book "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," Wonka is the infamous and...

Fassbender Feels The “Kung Fury”

Michael Fassbender has been cast in David Sandberg's action-comedy sequel to the 2015 acclaimed short film "Kung Fury". Sandberg, not to be confused with the "Shazam" and "Annabelle: Creation" director of the same name, will also star in...

“Wick” Helmer To Direct “Sandman Slim”

Former stuntman turned "John Wick" director Chad Stahelski has been tapped to helm a film adaptation of Richard Kadrey's nine-book fantasy series "Sandman Slim" for Studio 8. The story follows fast-talking supernatural vigilante James 'Sandman Slim' Stark who escapes from...

Full Trailer: Anna Faris Goes “Overboard”

The full trailer has gone up for the Eugenio Derbez and Anna Faris-led romantic comedy "Overboard" ahead of its April 13th release. The remake of the Garry Marshall-directed 1987 Goldie Hawn-Kurt Russell comedy sees Derbez playing a spoiled Mexican playboy...

Columbus To Helm “Five Nights At Freddys” Film

Chris Columbus ("Mrs. Doubtfire," "Gremlins") has signed on to write, direct and produce the screen adaptation of Scott Cawthon's popular video game "Five Nights at Freddy's" for Blumhouse. First released back in 2014 and having been followed up with numerous...

Alicia Vikander To Star in “Marsh King’s Daughter”

Oscar winner Alicia Vikander ("Ex Machina," "The Man from UNCLE") is set to star in "The Imitation Game" and "Passengers" director Morten Tyldum's psychological thriller "The Marsh King's Daughter". Based on the best-selling novel by Karen Dionne, Vikander plays a...

“Metallica” Singer Joins “Extremely Wicked”

Metallica frontman James Hetfield is set to join the thriller "Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile" at Voltage Pictures and COTA Entertainment. The story, which is currently in production, centers on the relationship between serial killer Ted Bundy (Zac Efron)...

Quick News: Beach, Wildlife, Larry, Tesla, Incredibles

The Beach Bum The first set photos are online of actor Zac Efron's wild new look in "Spring Breakers" director Harmony Korine's already shot new film "The Beach Bum" which has yet to set a release date. Matthew McConaughey...

First Trailers: “Marrowbone,” “Bent” & “Benji”

The first trailer is out for "Marrowbone," the directorial debut of screenwriter Sergio G. Sanchez ("The Impossible," "The Orphanage"). The film comes to cinemas, On Demand, Amazon Video, and iTunes on April 13th. George MacKay, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Heaton,...

“Preacher” S3, “The Orville” S2 Cast Up

Betty Buckley ("Supergirl") and Colin Cunningham ("Blood Drive") have been set as series regulars alongside Jeremy Childs ("The Last Castle") and Liz McGeever ("Nashville") who will recur on the upcoming third season of AMC's "Preacher" comic adaptation. Filming...

Full Trailer: John Krasinski’s “A Quiet Place”

During an appearance on "The Ellen Show" today, filmmaker and actor John Krasinski showed off the brand-new trailer for his upcoming horror film "A Quiet Place" which he makes his directorial debut on and co-stars with real-life wife Emily...

Nintendo Exec Explains “Mario” Animated Film

Last month came the surprise news that Nintendo was teaming with "Minions" creators Illumination Entertainment for an animated movie based on the "Super Mario Bros." franchise. Nintendo has been famously reluctant to license any of its characters or properties for...

McDonagh Talks “Three Billboards” Backlash

While it is a serious front-runner in the awards race this year, Martin McDonagh's "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" is also the subject of one of the biggest backlashes in recent cinema. There's a growing unease with the film, especially...

Scorsese’s “Irishman” Budget Soaring?

Though many are hoping it will score a late 2018 release for awards qualification, Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman" is probably not going to make it as a recent report about the film's Chinese theatrical run has revealed that the...

“Silent Hill” Director Talks The Film’s Collapse

While there have been no great films based on video games to date, there has been a handful of decent ones. "Mortal Kombat," "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time" and the Jolie "Tomb Raider" films usually score...

Quick News: WGA, Stranger, Johannson, Grip

2018 WGA Awards The 2018 WGA Awards were handed out at two concurrent ceremonies on Sunday evening in New York and Los Angeles with James Ivory's adapted screenplay for "Call Me By Your Name" and Jordan Peele's original screenplay for...

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