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Spawn Reboot Won't Be an Origin Movie
2 hours ago
The Spawn reboot is racing towards production. The movie is slated to begin filming in February and that means Todd McFarlane has a lot of work ahead of him. The man who created Spawn, who is also making his directorial debut with the upcoming reboot, recently provided an update on the movie's progress while speaking with Yahoo! Turns out, things are going quite well and McFarlane sounds confident as ever. Here's what he had to say about it.
"Two days ago, I sent off the last of Blumhouse's notes, so we're going to move forward with budgeting, so we'll know how much money we need. We'll likely put that money together in short order, because a hundred people want to give me money, and I've got lots in my pocket. Once we put the money together, we'll go to Hollywood and start selling it as a pre-distribution deal that would »
Proof That Last Jedi Is Empire Strikes Back All Over Again?
2 hours ago
The latest trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi managed to really get fans excited for the next chapter of the Skywalker saga, which is headed to theaters on December 15. This is to be the second chapter in this new Star Wars trilogy, in the same way that Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back was the second chapter in the original trilogy. That being the case, someone has taken it upon themselves to make a new trailer for The Empire Strikes Back done in the style of the latest Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer. And it pretty much indicates what many fear is true. That the two sequels are basically the same movie.
This remix trailer comes to us courtesy of The Unusual Suspect YouTube channel. The video repurposes a lot of the best footage from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back and puts it together in a style »
Cher Joins Mamma Mia 2
3 hours ago
The Universal Pictures sequel Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again has been filming since late August, but it's never too late to add an iconic new cast member. A report reveals that showbiz icon Cher has joined the cast, although no details about her character have been revealed. The actress/singer hinted about starring in the Mamma Mia sequel in a cryptic tweet over the weekend, and now her casting has been confirmed.
Unfortunately, no details were given about the character Cher will be playing, but this this will mark her first live-action movie role in seven years, since 2010's Burlesque, where she starred alongside Christina Aguilera, Stanley Tucci, Kristen Bell and Alan Cumming. She also provided the voice of Janet the Lioness in the 2011 Kevin James comedy Zookeeper, and, most recently, voiced a character called Chercophonie on the Netflix animated TV series Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh. Regardless of who she's playing, »
Angelina Jolie Is Stella the Elephant in Disney's One and Only Ivan
4 hours ago
Angelina Jolie has signed on to provide the voice of Stella in Disney's long-gestating adaptation The One and Only Ivan, becoming the first voice cast member to come aboard. The actress was already attached to produce this adaptation, alongside Allison Shearmur, who has helped produce Disney hits such as Cinderella and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, but now she is lending her voice to the project as well. Now that Angelina Jolie has been cast, the studio is searching for an actress who will play the key role of a janitor's daughter, who is instrumental in the rescue of both Stella the elephant and Ivan the silverback gorilla.
The project is based on the Newbery Medal-winning book of the same name, written by Katherine Applegate and illustrated by Patricia Castelao, which was published in 2012. The story centers on Ivan the silverback gorilla, Stella the baby elephant and a stray dog named Bob, »
Alien Abductee Runs for Congress, Is She Preparing Us for Invasion?
5 hours ago
Florida has a United Stated senator who has flown on the Space Shuttle, and now congressional candidate from Miami, Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera, claims that she has been to outer space as well, but she wasn't brought there by Nasa. Rodriguez Aguilera claims that a crew of aliens abducted her when she was a child and that the extraterrestrials taught her a lot about Earth, which might just make her the best republican woman for the job. 59-year-old Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera is an entrepreneur running to replace retiring Miami Republican Representative, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen.
Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera, a former councilwoman in Doral, Florida who announced her candidacy in August 2016, said that the aliens were reminiscent of the famous Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro. She also claimed that she learned several interesting facts during her encounters with the aliens, including that the world's "energy center" is in Africa and that »
Lion King Easter Egg Discovered in New Black Panther Trailer
5 hours ago
With all of the excitement surrounding Avengers: Infinity War coming out next year, it's been a little easy to forget that Marvel has some other irons in the fire for 2018. Most notably, Black Panther is set to arrive in February and Marvel Studios has just released a brand new, full-length trailer for the movie, which is completely awesome. And, in a bit of an unexpected turn, the new Black Panther trailer seems to contain a very cool Easter egg for Disney's The Lion King.
Shortly after the second Black Punter trailer debuted online, the UrbanNoize2 Twitter account posted some side-by-side shots of the new Black Panther trailer next to some shots from the animated classic The Lion King. The resemblance is a bit uncanny and is either a very cool, deliberate homage from director Ryan Coogler, or a happy accident. It seems a little more like the former but, either way, »
Venom Targets Veep Star Reid Scott in Mystery Role
6 hours ago
Sony Pictures' highly-anticipated Venom movie has a cast that keeps growing and growing, with Veep star Reid Scott entering negotiations for an unspecified role. It's possible that his character may have roots in the Marvel Comics, or that he could also be a brand new character created for this spin-off, but those details have not yet been made available. We reported last month that Venom production was delayed, with filming reportedly beginning on October 23 in both Atlanta and New York City. With the cast coming together the way it is, it's possible that filming may begin very soon.
Regardless of who he's playing, Reid Scott joins a cast that includes Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock, a.k.a. Venom, Riz Ahmed, rumored to be playing the primary villain Carnage, Michelle Williams, rumored to be playing Ann Weying, a.k.a. She-Venom, a lawyer and ex-wife to Eddie Brock. We »
New Mutants Kicks Off an X-Men Horror Trilogy
6 hours ago
The superhero genre is evolving. In recent years, there have been tons of comic book movies hitting the big screen and, while audiences are still turning up, the genre will need to start doing some new things in order to keep it feeling fresh. That is exactly what Josh Boone (The Fault in Our Stars) is going to do with The New Mutants, which is going to be a straight-up horror movie set within the X-Men universe. Now, he's revealed that New Mutants will be a trilogy of horror movies, all with their own unique feel.
The director spoke with IGN recently in honor of the first teaser trailer for The New Mutants arriving online. The trailer leans heavily into the horror angle. Truthfully, if the movie didn't have "mutants" in the title, people likely wouldn't even know it was an X-Men movie. Here's what Josh Boone had to say »
What Happened to Sif Between Thor: The Dark World and Ragnarok?
7 hours ago
It's been four years since Thor: The Dark World hit theaters. And the Thor trilogy ends with next month's Thor: Ragnarok. A mystery surrounding one of the characters has finally been solved. Kind of. At the end of Thor: The Dark World, we learn that Loki has assumed the identity of his father, Odin (Anthony Hopkins), ruling Asgard on his own. So, where did Lady Sif go? Warning, there will be Spoilers for Thor: Ragnarok below, so read on at your own risk.
When Thor: Ragnarok started production back in November 2016, Marvel confirmed several returning cast members, such as Idris Elba (Heimdall) and Anthony Hopkins (Odin), alongside Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Tom Hiddleston as Loki. Many fans were surprised, though, that Jaimie Alexander wasn't confirmed to return as Lady Sif, although there had been several rumors that she was returning, which turned out to be false. Unfortunately for Lady Sif fans, »
How Carrie Fisher Got Revenge on Oscar Winner Accused of Sexual Harassment
7 hours ago
Carrie Fisher has been a beacon of hope for many who couldn't speak up for themselves out of shame or fear and she continues to do so even after her death. One of Fisher's close friends, screenwriter Heather Ross, recently told a radio station about her own experiences with sexual misconduct in Hollywood while stating that Carrie Fisher took it upon herself to exact revenge on the Academy Award winning Hollywood producer in Ross' honor. The way in which Fisher threatened the producer falls in line with her strength as well as her sense of humor.
Heather Ross called into a Tucson, Arizona radio station to talk about the Sony executive that sexually harassed her back in 2000. The terrible story begins like many of the stories surrounding Harvey Weinstein. Ross explained the encounter in vivid detail, stating that the high powered producer molested her while she was in his parked car. »
Ant-Man and the Wasp Reunite in Latest Photos from Marvel Set
8 hours ago
With production continuing on Ant-Man and the Wasp in Atlanta, new set photos emerged over the weekend, offering a better look at Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly in their full Ant-Man and Wasp costumes, without the masks. There are also new photos that show Michael Douglas' Hank Pym, who is seen in some photos wearing an FBI hat and jacket, although no details about why he's supposedly working for the FBI have been revealed. Plot details have been hard to come by ever since production started in August, and unfortunately, there isn't much to be gleaned from these images either.
Ant-Man and the Wasp began production in August, with shooting taking place in both Atlanta and San Francisco, although it isn't clear when filming will wrap. The sequel opens in U.S. theaters on July 6, 2018. The story is set in the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War, where Scott Lang »
Relive Jigsaw's Killer Legacy in New Saw Recap Video
9 hours ago
It's been a long time coming, but Saw 8 is just around the corner. Despite the fact that Saw: The Final Chapter promised an end to the twisted murder games, Lionsgate couldn't resist giving us another installment of the legendary horror franchise this Halloween season. In order to scare up some excitement, the studio has released a brand new featurette for Jigsaw, which recaps the entire Saw franchise one gruesome kill at a time.
The featurette, titled The Philosophy of Jigsaw, reviews the reason that Tobin Bell's serial killer does what he does. As John Kramer reminds us in this video, "Those who don't appreciate life don't deserve it." The video opens up with a quick reminder of this exact philosophy, but then it transitions into a rapid-fire recap of some of the most iconic traps and kills, in order, from the entire franchise, leading up to some of the »
Former Pussycat Dolls Member Claims Pop Group Was a Prostitution Ring
9 hours ago
Remember The Pussycat Dolls? Former Pussycat Doll Kaya Jones claims that the group was a front for a prostitution ring and the singers were all passed around and abused by high level music executives. Jones, 33, made the explosive accusation in a series of tweets over the weekend accusing managers and executives of taking advantage of the group she joined as a teenager in 2003. Kaya Jones was in the Pussycat Dolls from 2003 until 2005 and left before the release of their debut album because she claimed that it wasn't fun to be in the all-girl group anymore. 12 years later, her story has changed quite a bit.
The allegations come at a time where claims of sexual misconduct in the entertainment business are at an all-time high following the multiple accusations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein came to light over a week ago. Kaya Jones took to Twitter to share her own claims. »
Annabelle 2 Crosses Huge Horror Milestone at the Box Office
10 hours ago
It (no pun intended) has been an absolutely outstanding year for horror movies. Not only has there been an unusual amount of quality thrillers getting a wide release, but the majority of them have been crushing it at the box office. One such movie is Annabelle 2, which has officially crossed the $300 million mark at the global box office. That makes it one of the biggest hits of the year for any studio, at least where profitability is concerned.
According to Box Office Mojo, Annabelle: Creation, with a few additional box office dollars from around the world over the weekend, now has a grand total of $301.4 million worldwide. The movie is really slowing down, as it's been out since early August, but that is a pretty significant milestone for this particular movie. Since New Line and director David F. Sandberg managed to make the movie for a reported $15 million production budget, »
Anne Frank Halloween Costume Ignites Outrage Amongst Jewish Community
11 hours ago
Is Anne Frank an appropriate Halloween costume for your young child, be it a boy or girl? The Jewish community doesn't believe so, and they've made their voice heard. We're only a few weeks from Halloween and the clock is ticking to find the perfect costume to wear for that Halloween party. We've seen a slew of costumes that people found to be offensive this year, including a "sexy" version of Eleven from the hit Netflix series Stranger Things. Many took offense that the costume was sexualizing a minor while some compared it to the sexualizing of Hermione from Harry Potter and claimed that it really wasn't that big of a deal. But a new costume has come out and polarized social media again, but for an entirely different reason. The new Anne Frank costume for girls has been pulled due to the controversy surrounding the idea to even produce »
Pokemon Movie Detective Pikachu Begins Shooting in January
11 hours ago
Detective Pikachu is ready to go! At long last, the live-action Pokemon movie fans have been hoping for all these years is actually happening. Well, maybe not exactly the movie they've been hoping for, but it's a live-action Pokemon movie nonetheless. Legendary Pictures' Detective Pikachu movie, which was announced last year, is finally set to start filming in January 2018 in London, according to a new production listing. Detective Pikachu may not be the first thing most fans of Pokemon would have at the top of their list in terms of a live-action adaptation, but it's a place to start.
The production listing for this live-action Pokemon movie was spotted by the folks over at Omega Underground and, according to the listing, Detective Pikachu is set to start filming on January 15, 2018, in London. The listing also reveals that the working title for Detective Pikachu during filming will be Gumshoe, for whatever that's worth. »
Kylo Ren's Reaction Video for The Last Jedi Trailer Is the Best Yet
12 hours ago
Kylo Ren is back with some pretty interesting thoughts on the latest "raw" trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Back in 2016, Ben sat down to watch the Rogue One trailers, and his reactions were pretty spot on. But this movie actually has him in it, so there's a lot more at stake this time around. A few of the big takeaways that Kylo Ren has include just how many times the word raw is used, along with some of the obvious deceptions going on within the footage.
The video begins with Kylo Ren loading up the trailer to watch it and then announcing that he's just as excited for The Last Jedi because it's the future and he doesn't know what the outcome is going to be yet. Snoke begins his monologue and naturally, Ren believes that he's talking about him, agreeing with Snoke's description of "raw, untamed power. »
Black Panther Trailer #2: All Hail the New King of Marvel
13 hours ago
The revolution will not be televised. The revolution is now. It's T'Challa's time to rule as Marvel's newest king in the latest full-length trailer for Black Panther. The movie is just four months away. Today, we get the second trailer, a cool new poster and some new images.
Marvel Studios' Black Panther follows T'Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful old enemy reappears, T'Challa's mettle as king, and Black Panther, is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the »
Gambit Movie Getting Candra as Main Villain?
15 October 2017 5:40 PM, PDT
20th Century Fox's Gambit is finally moving forward after the studio set the Gambit release date for February 14, 2019, roughly the same release frame that the record-breaking Deadpool was released in last year. With production starting at some point next year, a new rumor has surfaced, claiming that the X-Men villain Candra The Benefactress a.k.a. Red Death, will be featured in the Gambit movie, although that has not been confirmed by anyone at the studio. It's possible that the inclusion of Candra can lead to the introduction of a group known as The Externals in the studio's X-Men universe.
In the X-Men comics, Candra the Benefactress was a telepathic villain who control two different superhero guilds based in New Orleans, Thieves Guild, which Remy LeBeau/Gambit (Channing Tatum) belongs to, and the Assassin's Guild, which Bella Donna belongs to. Candra grants members of both guilds their powers via her own telepathic powers. »