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Bombshell drops its first blonde hair-filled trailer

Bombshell dropped its teaser trailer a few months ago and it was on fire. Now, the first full trailer for the movie has landed and it doesn't drop the ball either, making nice use of the song "Bad Guy" and delivering some good looks at the...

 
 
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Samara Weaving joins cast of G.I Joe spin-off Snake Eyes

Up and comer Samara Weaving (hot off of her performance in Ready or Not) will have a role in the G.I. Joe spin-off Snake Eyes. She'll be joining a cast that includes Henry Golding, Haruka Abe, Ursula Corbero, Iko Uwais, and Andrew Koji. Dir...

 
 
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The Decade Decathlon: 2015

Welcome back to the Decade Decathlon, where we're taking an extended look back at the past decade of filmmaking to see what worked, what didn't, and what stories we can learn from the past. If there’s one word I can use to define 2015...

 
 
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'The Batman' finds its Catwoman

Robert Pattinson's Batman has found its leading lady with Zoe Kravitz set to play Catwoman alongside him in the upcoming film The Batman. Kravtiz is known for being in the hit HBO show Big Little Lies. The new take on The Dark Knight is hel...

 
 
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Booze and gun violence always mix in trailer for Bloody Marie

There are all sorts of ways to overcome an alcohol dependency--self-help books, therapy, Alcoholics Anonymous. One method covered much too rarely, however, is vigilante violence. Sometimes all you have to do is shoot a gangster with a flar...

 
 
 
 
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Idina Menzel to star as evil stepmother in Sony's Cinderella

Deadline is reporting that Idina Menzel, acclaimed broadway singer famous for her turn as Elsa in Disney's Frozen, will be starring as the evil stepmother in Sony's upcoming musical adaptation of Cinderella. The film is set to be written an...

 
 
 
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SNL takes on Joker with a hilarious Seasme Street Parody

Saturday Night Live is famous for its parodies of films that are popular and Joker is right at the top of that list. This past weekend, the sketch comedy show took the Joker trailer to a whole new level by doing a crossover with Sesame...

 
 
 
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Flixist's top 5 films of London Film Festival 2019

October has proven to be a busy month for Flixist, with a fantastic array of film and gaming events covered by our busy writers at this year’s New York Film Festival and New York Comic Con. Although we've yet to figure out a way to be...

 
 
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Review: El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

Ever since the completion of Breaking Bad, there's been a persistent rumor that a follow-up movie was in the works. I'm a purist, I don't see the need to return to a well once it has been perfectly tapped. After a nearly perfect run of five...

 
 
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LFF Review: Harriet

It’s remarkable that the feats of Harriet Tubman, former slave-turned-civil-rights-activist, is a story that’s not been told in film before. A woman who became an abolitionist in the lead up to the American Civil War in 1861...

 
 
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Disney's Jungle Cruise looks like a decent popcorn flick

Disney has just unveiled a new trailer for Jungle Cruise, a film adaptation of the "popular" ride from Walt Disney World. Combining elements from the attraction with a star-studded cast, I'm actually quite surprised at the result. This doe...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Gemini Man

It may be time to put the phrase "visionary mind" in moratorium from film trailers. The latest Will Smith vehicle is Gemini Man, and its marketing suggest that it's one of those films that just could not be made without recent advancements ...

 
 
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LFF Review: The Aeronauts

Spend any amount of time in the UK and you’ll soon realise that weather is a favourite topic of conversation for Brits. So, in a year that’s been full of veritable storms, heatwaves, and hurricanes, it’s only fitting tha...

 
 
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See Zombieland: Double Tap early and free

It's been ten years but the sequel fans have been clamoring for (well, those fans that are left) is finally here. Zombieland: Double Tap hits theaters soon but you can see it before anyone else since we've got some passes. Since the or...

 
 
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NYFF Review: Saturday Fiction

World War II and its surrounding years have seen all sorts of filmic representation on the big screen, from blood-and-guts, boots-on-the-ground soldiering to the devastation of Nazi genocide. The most traumatic event in 20th century Western...

 
 
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Review: The Addams Family

They're cree-py and they're koo-ky, mysterious and spoo-ky, they have a brand new mov-ie, the Ad-dams Fa-mi-ly; An an-im-at-ed fea-ture, so gather to a seat-yer, gonna-wan-na be-here, The Ad-dams Fa-mi-ly.

 
 
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Review: Parasite

It’s a quiet night in the Park household. The Parks have gone away for their son’s birthday, leaving only their housekeeper, Chung-sook (Jang Hye-jin), to tend to the house and their pets while they are away. On the surface, it&...

 
 
 
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Review: Lucky Day

Following the emergence of Quentin Tarantino in the early '90s, audiences the world-round were at least tantalized by the fan-to-filmmaker's cocktail of pop culturally-savvy criminals and explosive violence. The Tarantino brand would evolve...

 
 
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Warner Bros. confirms a Training Day prequel is coming

"You gotta be a wolf to catch a wolf" - Alonzo Harris Lines like this and a supreme performance is what helped earn Denzel Washington his first Academy Award as a lead. In fact, there was so much spirit wolf going around that Ethan Hawke ...

 
 
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Original Animaniacs cast to reunite for Hulu revival

It's been close to two years now since we've heard anything about the Animaniacs revival coming to Hulu. While we knew Steven Speilberg would be attached, we've now got confirmation that the original voice cast will be returning, as well. ...

 
 
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LFF Review: Knives Out

It’s taken time to properly piece together my thoughts on Knives Out. It’s the sort of film that, because it’s been so carefully thought out, lends itself to equally careful consideration. Moulded unmistakably on Agath...

 
 
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Ewan McGregor likes Birds of Prey's 'feminist' angle

In a recent interview with Premiere Magazine, Ewan McGregor got to talking about his role in the upcoming Birds of Prey movie and explained what convinced him to join the project. "What interested me with Birds of Prey is that it's a femini...

 
 
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I'm not sure I see the appeal to Onward

Pixar is a studio I used to love with a fiery passion, but its output over the last decade has been incredibly mixed. From sequels no one wanted to just subpar original ideas, I no longer look forward to the next year's Pixar release. Toy ...

 
 
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Matrix 4 finds its lead in Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

The Matrix 4 has found its leading man in Aquaman star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. According to sources close to Variety, director Lana Wachowski met with various actors over the last week and determined that Abdul-Mateen II was the best fit for...

 
 
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Everything that happened at New York Comic Con 2019

It's been a couple of days since New York Comic Con wrapped up and while most of our writers are recovering from the dreaded con flu, you can read all of our articles without feeling like your stomach is turning inside out!  While this...

 
 
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LFF Review: Bad Education

Whether or not you’re familiar with all the details of the $11.2 million public school embezzlement scandal in New York in the early 00s, you soon will be after Cory Finley takes to the screen again this festival season. Compari...

 
 
 
 
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Kirsten Dunst joins cast of Power of the Dog film adaptation

Kirsten Dunst is set to join the cast of the upcoming film The Power of the Dog. An adaptation of a 1967 novel (being directed by Jane Campion), Dunst is replacing Elizabeth Moss in an unspecified role. Moss was forced to drop out after a s...

 
 
 
 
 
 




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LFF Harriet"Be free or die"

 

Gemini Man"Does whatever a gemini can"

 

LFF The Aeronauts"Reach for the sky"

 

NYFF Saturday Fiction"Life during wartime"

 

The Addams Family"Just be yourself (but not too much!)"

 

Parasite"Class mobility is a lie"

 

Lucky Day"Luck's run out"

 

LFF Knives Out"Whodounut"

 

LFF Bad Education"Ain't misbehavin"

 

NYFF The Whistlers"Whistling away the jail days"

 

LFF Marriage Story"Romcom in reverse"

 

LFF The Report"Democracy under scrutiny"

 

Preacher (Season 4)"The Messiah will dance!"

 

LFF The King"High drama"

 

LFF Jojo Rabbit"Ja Hitler!"

 

LFF Hope Gap"Deficient"

 

LFF Lucky Grandma"You'll never look at your grandma in the same way again"

 

LFF Waves"Ripple effect"

 

First Love"Tough love"

 

The Spy"What would you do for your country?"

 

Joker"Ha. Ha. Ha?"

 

NYFF The Irishman"Martin Scorsese's greatest hits also feels like a long goodbye"

 

Killer Sofa"Give 'em the chair!"

 
 
 
 
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