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Netflix's The Witcher will include a bathtub scene

One of the more memetic scenes from CD Projekt's The Witcher 3 was a moment when Geralt was taking a bath. For whatever reason, fans latched onto that as this moment of hilarity in an otherwise series game. It's even become a statue for tho...

 
 
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Blade will be appearing in Marvel's Phase Five

This past weekend saw a tremendous info dump about the future of Disney and Marvel's MCU. Along with confirming every film and TV series we'll be getting in the next two years, it also detailed what "Phase Four" for the company will be. Th...

 
 
 
 
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The Little Mermaid may be taking Javier Bardem unda da sea

Disney has gone from trickling out information regarding its Little Mermaid live-action remake to outright pouring it from a bucket. In a new report from The Hollywood Reporter, it seems Javier Bardem is in talks to play King Triton in the ...

 
 
 
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Harry Styles being eyed to play Prince Eric

Looks like Ariel may have found her leading man. Harry Styles is set to play Prince Eric in the live-action remake of The Little Mermaid. The newest installment of Disney's remake craze now has announced two of the titular characters. Ariel...

 
 
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Gossip Girl reboot is official set for HBO Max

HBO Max, the upcoming streaming service from the TV juggernaut, has just nabbed a new show. The reboot of the CW series Gossip Girl has been given a straight-to-series order from the network for Max. Joshua Safran, the showrunner for t...

 
 
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2019's Emmy nominees include lots of HBO and Netflix shows

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has announced this year's Emmy nominees and the list sees a lot of HBO and Netflix shows. It seems the rise of streaming services is starting to become too big to ignore because each company is up...

 
 
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Taika Waititi to direct Thor 4, Akira film on hold

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Taika Waititi will be returning to the MCU for the follow-up to Thor: Ragnarok. Injecting some much-needed levity and spunk into the Asgardian god, Waititi's turn for the MCU resulted in my personal...

 
 
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Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach set to write the Barbie film

The upcoming Margot Robbie led/produced Barbie film may be getting quite the writing duo on board. According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach have been tapped for writing duties on the big screen adapt...

 
 
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Ghostbusters 2020 photo confirms casting rumors

It looks like Ghostbusters 2020 has finally settled on a cast. After various reports were claiming which actors would be portraying characters in the film, director Jason Reitman took to Twitter to share a photo of him and the cast on the ...

 
 
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Lashana Lynch to reportedly star as 007 in Bond 25

Bond 25 is looking to be quite the shakeup for the long-running franchise. According to multiple sources, Lashana Lynch (known for her role in this year's Captain Marvel) will be starring as 007 for the next James Bond entry. This will mark...

 
 
 
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HBO renews Euphoria for a second season

HBO has renewed the Zendaya led series Euphoria for season two. The show, which chronicles the struggles of a drug addict fresh off of rehab, debuted last month and is off to an excellent start. Not content to let this series go by the ways...

 
 
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Madness in the Method marks Jason Mewes' directorical debut

Jason Mewes, famous for his role in the Jay and Silent Bob films, will be premiering his directorial debut Madness in the Method next month. Releasing into select theaters and on-demand on August 2, 2019, the film marks a departure from th...

 
 
 
 
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Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters nabs a few more cast members

According to a new report from Variety, sources have confirmed that Celeste O'Connor and Logan Kim have signed on to join Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters. Both have been cast in undefined roles for the film. The two will join Paul Rudd, Carrie...

 
 
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The Jesus Rolls brings the Lebowski creep to center stage

1998 introduced the world to Jeff Lebowski, a man so chill he made ice cubes look hot by comparison. While intitially considered a disappointment in its theatrical release, the cult of The Dude gained steam over the following two decades. H...

 
 
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We could see a reboot of The Mask with a female lead

Has it really been 25 years since The Mask made its crazy debut? It certainly has, and in the age of so many remakes and reboots it seems the creator of the film is open to the idea of not only a remake but mixing up the lead character...

 
 
 
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Star Trek: Discovery producer teases the return of Spock

Star Trek: Discovery producer Alex Kurtzman has teased the possible return of fan-favorite character Spock to the cast. Speaking to Deadline for its "Crew Call" podcast, Kurtzman said, "I would be remiss in saying you're going to see Spock ...

 
 
 
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Masters of Doom novel to be adapted for USA by Ramona Films

Acclaimed novel Masters of Doom, a nonfiction telling of the history behind the development of ID Software's 1993 classic Doom, will be getting adapted into a TV series for USA Networks. Coming from Ramona Films, James and Dave Franco's pro...

 
 
 
 
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Sonic The Hedgehog gets delayed for redesign

Sonic the Hedgehog director Jeff Fowler confirmed on Twitter that the film will be getting delayed from its November 8, 2019 release to give the animators more time to redesign the titular character. After fan outcry led to the director pl...

 
 
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Michael Pena joins the neverending Tom and Jerry feud

For nearly eight decades, an eternal struggle has existed between two immortal beings. One a mouse and the other a cat, the two were created with the intention of thwarting the other while causing a massive disrupt. We don't know what start...

 
 
 
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Flixist on YouTube - Nathan and Jesse talk this weeks news

We're trying something new here at Flixist. "Movie News Weekly Review" is our tentatively titled YouTube show where we gather together some of the writers from the site who discuss some of the best news pieces from the week. This week, Nath...

 
 
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CBS unveils logo for Star Trek: Picard, details production

In a bit of incredibly tame news, CBS has announced that its upcoming Patrick Stewart starring Star Trek series will be titled...get ready for it...Star Trek: Picard. Along with that Earth-shattering revelation, the studio revealed the log...

 
 
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Bill Murray is supposedly down for another Ghostbusters film

In a recent outing at the Cannes Film Festival, comedy legend Bill Murray indicated that he'd be willing to return for another Ghostbusters sequel. Jason Reitman, son of Ghostbusters director Ivan Reitman, is set to direct an unnamed sequel...

 
 
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Disney+'s Loki series may feature Captain America

Avengers: Endgame directors Joe and Anthony Russo are teasing that the upcoming Loki series on Disney+ may contain Captain America in some capacity. The hint came from a new interview with Business Insider where the duo added that the serie...

 
 
 
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Flixist on YouTube - Movie News Weekly Review

We're trying something new here at Flixist. "Movie News Weekly Review" is our tentatively titled YouTube show where we gather together some of the writers from the site who discuss some of the best news pieces from the week. To start off, N...

 
 
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Fox has pulled the plug on the Lethal Weapon series

Fox has announced that its TV series Lethal Weapon, an adaptation of the once-popular film franchise, has been cancelled. After a tumultuous first two seasons led to the firing of co-lead Clayne Crawford, the show started a troubled third s...

 
 
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Chris Evans vehicle 'Infinite' set for release next summer

The Chris Evans starring past-lives drama Infinite is set for an August 7, 2020 release date. Directed by Antoine Fuqua (famous for Training Day), Infinite will be an adaptation of the novel The Reincarnationist Papers by novelist D. Eric M...

 
 
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Peter Mayhew of Star Wars fame has passed away at 74

Actor Peter Mayhew, famous for his role as Chewbacca in the Star Wars series, has passed away today at the age of 74. The news was shared from Mayhew's official Twitter account, in which the family of the man left a picture and long messag...

 
 
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F. Gary Gray set to adapt Saints Row franchise into a film

Deadline is reporting that director F. Gary Gray (Straight Outta Compton, Men In Black: International) is set to direct a film based on THQ Nordic's Saints Row franchise. Greg Russo (scripter writer for the upcoming Mortal Kombat reboot) wi...

 
 




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