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UPDATE: Disney confirms standalone Star Wars spin-offs

UPDATE: Disney's CEO Bob Iger confirmed, in an interview with CNBC, that multiple standalone Star Wars films are in the works (with Lawrence Kasdan and Simon Kinberg currently writing them). They're not going to be tied to the saga (spin-of...

 
 
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Take a look back with this Die Hard featurette

With the impending release of A Good Day to Die Hard next week, now seems like the perfect time to take brief look back at all of the shenanigans John McClane has gotten himself mixed up in throughout the years. And by 'shenanigans' I of c...

 
 
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New images from Pacific Rim are full of sci-fi goodness!

With all of those other cool Super Bowl commercials airing yesterday, you were probably thinking to yourself 'I'm sure they'll show something for Pacific Rim. Why else am I watching this silly game of sports ball?' By now you know...

 
 
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International Trailer: Byzantium

When I first read the word "vampire" I immediately began to think 'We're still doing this? Really?' So it's fair to say I had already made my judgments before even seeing this trailer for Byzantium, which, quite honestly, makes me an a**ho...

 
 
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Guillermo Del Toro's Pinocchio put on the back burner

I suppose the laws of probability would dictate that out of the million or so projects Guillermo Del Toro has on his plate at any given time, at least a couple aren't going to come to fruition. That doesn't excuse how depressing it is, thou...

 
 
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New poster for Studio Ghibli's From Up On Poppy Hill

I don't think there are really words enough for me to describe the affection I feel towards Studio Ghibli and the wonderful films they create. From Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind all the way up to The Secret of Arietty, I love them...

 
 
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Here's a new Star Trek behind the scenes featurette

In the spirit of full disclosure I feel like I need to tell you guys that this featurette is kind of lame. It doesn't really show anything new, it's just J.J. Abrams and a few of the actors (Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Zoe Saldana) tal...

 
 
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Check out this new clip from A Good Day To Die Hard

Seeing this clip of John McClane (Bruce Willis) and son (Jai Courtney) makes me wonder what a McClane family reunion must be like. The clip sees the McClanes captured by some unfriendly fellows who apparently hate Americans, "especially co...

 
 
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Muppets sequel gets official title, plot details and pics

It looks like The Muppets' next globe trotting adventure finally has an official title. Brace yourselves. It's The Muppets...Again! Yeah, I didn't make that up, though I gladly would have if Disney paid me instead of whoever came up wi...

 
 
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The Evil Dead remake's first cut received an NC-17 rating

News that I'm sure will please fans of everything blood and gore, director Fede Alvarez recently Tweeted that his first cut of the Evil Dead remake that was submitted to the MPAA came back with an NC-17 rating. He said he was "proud" t...

 
 
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Become hypnotized with these two new posters for Trance

A couple of new UK posters have been released for Danny Boyle's upcoming mind bending art heist flick Trance. Aside from the fact that Rosario Dawson is mesmerizing all on her own, the posters themselves are designed to be a bit h...

 
 
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Check out these new Man of Steel pics

The folks over at Empire magazine have a special treat for subscribers this month (which of course immediately found its way to the internet) in the form of a special edition cover of the rather dashing Henry Cavill as Superman himself. If ...

 
 
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Trailer: Inside Llewyn Davis

The Coen brothers are essentially living legends at this point in their career, and so there are a great many fans of their work who would watch anything they happen to release, myself included. With that in mind, this trailer for Inside L...

 
 
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International Trailer: Side Effects

Famed retiree Steve Soderbergh's latest and last (?) film Side Effects is inching ever closer to its February 8th release date, and as a reminder to all of the good citizens of the world, a new international trailer has been presented...

 
 
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Schwarzenegger says 'I'll be back' for Terminator 5

Man, when Arnie returns to movies, he jumps in with both feet! The once indomitable action star seems as if he's right on track to reclaim he's long vacant throne. At a press junket in London for he's film The Last Stand Schw...

 
 
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Trailer: Olympus Has Fallen

It looks like Antoine Fuqua (Training Day) is doing he's best Die Hard impression with his upcoming  political action flick Olympus Has Fallen. Coincidently, my girlfriend has been watching a ton of West Wing lately, so I could o...

 
 
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New TV spot for Michael Bay's Pain & Gain

The more I see of Pain & Gain, the more I think that Michael Bay have been grossly misleading his career up until this point. I've never really been a fan of Bay's films or his style, but I seriously believe that this may be his first ...

 
 
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This hand painted Incredibles poster is, well, incredible

Director Brad Bird took to Twitter to share an amazing work of hand crafted art by the renown artist Robert McGinnis. Hand painted posters don't exactly get released everyday, let alone for famous Pixar pics, so it's just that much more of ...

 
 
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Trailer: Evil Dead

While not quite as, uh, colorful as the former trailer, this new green-band trailer tries to make up for it with more suspense and implied nastiness. Evil Dead has a long legacy to live up to, and so far I've been pretty excited to se...

 
 
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Emma Stone eying role in Del Toro's Crimson Peak

As a man who is forever working on at least a dozen different things, Guillermo Del Toro has already lined up his next directorial feature after this summer's Pacific Rim, a haunted house spooktackular titled Crimson Peak. In what I'm assum...

 
 
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Trailer: The Iceman

Here we have the second official trailer for The Iceman, starring Michael Shannon as the notorious contract killer. For over twenty years Richard Kuklinski, aka The Iceman, murdered one hundred people as his means of making a living, havin...

 
 
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Watch a clip of Del Toro discussing Alfred Hitchcock

It's a beautiful thing to see a great director discuss one of the greatest directors in all of filmdom, and to do so as eloquently as Guillermo Del Toro always manages to be. This is a clip from the DVD/Blu-ray extra of Criteron's release ...

 
 
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New TV spot for Oz: The Great and Powerful

As the release date draws ever nearer, we're being given a new TV spot for Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful that showcases what I'm assuming is going to be a pretty big part of the film:  exactly who the hell is the Wicked Witch...

 
 
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Trailer: Il Futuro

Warning: Ever so slightly NSFW The folks over at Indiewire have nabbed themselves an exclusive trailer to the upcoming Sundance film Il Futuro, starring the legendary Rutger Hauer and the beautiful Manuela Martelli. Hauer plays a blin...

 
 
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A Good Day to Die Hard gets the 'R' rating it deserves!

One of the bones I had with John Moore's upcoming A Good Day to Die Hard was that we were all fairly positive that it was going to get a PG-13 rating, not unlike its movie sibling Live Free or Die Hard, a fact I was begrudgingly trying...

 
 
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Aladdin musical getting revamped for run on Broadway

I was just thinking the other day that several of my favorite Disney movies had been adapted for the stage, but for some reason Aladdin had never gotten any love. Well, turns out I'm just a big stupid head, because there is a stage ada...

 
 
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Tina Fey looking at joining The Muppets for sequel

In what could possibly be the best idea ever, professional funny-woman Tina Fey is in talks to join the cast of Disney's upcoming Muppets sequel, co-starring with Ricky Gervais and Ty Burrell. Famous for her stint on Saturday Night Live and...

 
 
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Guillermo Del Toro working on DC's Dark Universe

A couple of months ago there was some talk of Guillermo Del Toro developing DC's Justice League Dark for film, but there really wasn't any clarification on where the property stood or how far long it was. Well, we can at least say now that ...

 
 
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Seth Lochhead to write adaption of Shadow of the Colossus

I had fortunately forgotten that Sony had made the decision the adapt Shadow of the Colossus, one of the most critically acclaimed and revered games of all time, into a movie. But lo and behold I've been reminded of this sacrilege by t...

 
 
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt cast in Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

Joseph Gordon-Levitt has quickly risen to be one of Hollywood's best and brightest. He continues to score roles in huge films and his performance never disappoints. It's good to hear, then, that he has officially joined the cast of Robert&n...

 
 
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New teaser for Nicolas Winding Refn's Only God Forgives

It may be short, and it may not be the best quality, but this is the most we've seen of Nicolas Winding Refn's Only God Forgives next to a few pics that we see here and there. It may be but a glimpse, but it has suitably whet my appet...

 
 
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Guillermo Del Toro was approached for Star Wars Episode 7

As the hunt continues for a director who's willing to take on one of the biggest film franchises the world has ever known, we continue to only receive news of all of those who have turned down the job. From big shots like Steven S...

 
 
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Check out these awesome hand drawn Indian movie posters

There's nothing like the universal language of art to promote films across cultures. Or at least I think that's what's going on here. These awesome posters are hand drawn in a matter of hours by the Indian artist Ramachandraiah and get...

 
 
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Joseph Gordon Levitt may star in Guardians of the Galaxy

The unstoppable "Boy Wonder" Joseph Gordon Levitt has apparently been thrown into the running for playing what is most likely to be the central role in James Gunn's and Marvel's upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy. JGL is now on the short...

 
 
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Close the loop with this deleted scene from Looper

One of the many deleted scenes from the video release of Rian Johnson's Looper has made its way online today, and features the lovely Emily Blunt alongside the ever versatile Garret Dillahunt. The scene is meant to be tense, but ...

 
 
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New poster for M. Night Shyamalan's After Earth

If there's anyone out there who's actually giving this guy another shot, here's a new poster for M. Night Shyamalan's sci-fi feature After Earth, starring Will and Jaden Smith as a father and son who crash to Earth and must survive on ...

 
 
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New poster for Snitch starring Dwayne Johnson

Posters like this make me think of all of those old, ridiculous Chuck Norris movies. You have no real idea what the hell the film is actually about, you just know that some ass is going to get seriously kicked. I mean look at it! The movie ...

 
 
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Trailer: The Place Beyond The Pines

The way this trailer started off, I thought it was going to be about some action packed bank heisting! What I find instead was what appears to be a very deep and emotional film about the nature of paternal relationships and what lengths a ...

 
 
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First pics from Danny Boyle's Trance

Here are the first pics from Danny Boyle's next big thing, Trance. The film is apparently based off of the 2001 TV movie of the same name, and stars James McAvoy, Vincent Cassel, and Rosario Dawson. McAvoy plays the inside man in a museum w...

 
 
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Three new international posters for To The Wonder

I have to admit that I've never actually seen any of Terrence Malick's films. Not a single one. But these three new international posters for his upcoming film To The Wonder caught my eye because I glimpsed the faces of Ben Affleck, wh...

 
 


About Thor Lathamone of us since 5:17 PM on 07.12.2012

Thor, son of Odin, lives in Tampa Bay, and yes, Florida is as bad as you think. He is a stalwart advocate of any medium that progresses story telling and believes that a man can learn more from a story than just about anything else. His favorite (contemporary) movies are: Enter the Void, Drive, and There Will Be Blood, among others.
 
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