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Pom Klementeiff joins the cast of Mission: Impossible 7 and 8

Pom Klementieff, made famous for her role as "Mantis" in the MCU films, has officially joined the cast of Mission: Impossible 7 and 8. The news was confirmed by a series of Tweets between her and M:I 7/8 director Christopher McQuarrie. Not...

 
 
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Even John Woo is jumping on the Marvel hate bandwagon

Director Martin Scorsese's comments about Marvel films not being cinema seems to have started a trend. After acclaimed filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola agreed with the pedigreed director, it looks like Chinese creator John Woo is jumping on t...

 
 
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Finding Jack director responds to CGI James Dean controversy

This week has been a tumultuous one for production company Magic City Films. After announcing on Wednesday that its Vietnam-era war film Finding Jack would feature a CGI James Dean as a supporting cast member, various actors took to Twitter...

 
 
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Roland Emmerich took a pay cut to fund Midway

Director Roland Emmerich has revealed that he took a pretty substantial pay-cut to help fund his latest blockbuster film, Midway. At Tuesday night's premiere for the movie in Westwood, California, Variety got to talking about the project wi...

 
 
 
 
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Robert Zemeckis being tapped to direct live-action Pinocchio

It appears as if Disney is looking to bring acclaimed director Robert Zemeckis on board for its live-action remake of Pinocchio. In a new report from Deadline, it's being stated that Zemeckis is in early talks to helm the project for the co...

 
 
 
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Kevin Feige is developing a Star Wars film

In a new report from The Hollywood Reporter, it has come to light that Marvel Studios' Kevin Feige will be developing a new Star Wars film for Disney. With the sequel trilogy coming to an end this year, Lucasfilms' Kathleen Kennedy has been...

 
 
 
 
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Michael B. Jordan may direct Creed 3

It seems that art is imitating life for Michael B. Jordan and Creed. In a recent novel published by Creed producer Irwin Winkler (also responsible for the original Rocky series), the man states that he promised Jordan the chance to direct t...

 
 
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Uncharted movie loses its director

The film adaptation of the Uncharted game series has had a tumultuous history. Losing writers and directors left and right, it finally looked like everything was on track to get the movie finished for next year. According to Deadline, that ...

 
 
 
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Olivia Wilde set to direct thriller 'Don't Worry, Darling'

Olivia Wilde is set to produce and direct the psychological thriller Don't Worry, Darling, reports Variety. Wilde will be joined by Katie Silberman (Booksmart) and It producer Roy Lee and Miri Yoon to work on this latest project. The film i...

 
 
 
 
 
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Terence Nance leaves Space Jam 2 over creative differences

If there is one thing that I can promise you about Flixist it is that you will always, always, always be kept up to date on any Space Jam news. In light of that, allow me to tell you that director Terrence Nance is being replaced by Ma...

 
 
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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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Negative Glass reviews made M. Night Shyamalan cry

Ah, remember Glass? I wasn't too big a fan of it, as you can tell from my review of the film for this very website. Apparently, I contributed to writer-director M. Night Shyamalan getting quite upset, because the filmmaker recently adm...

 
 
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A first-timer's guide to Agnes Varda: Faces Places

French cinema is an area of filmmaking I’m really enthused by, and since learning about it as a student, the sheer novelty of the New Wave has always remained an area of fascination. Like many before me, I have a lot of respect fo...

 
 
 
 
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Joe Wright to return to WWII with In the Garden of Beasts

Joe Wright and WWII are very good for each other. His two best films, Atonement and Darkest Hour, involved the war and the rest of his movies just aren't as good. This is good news for the adaptation of In the Garden of Beasts as ...

 
 
 
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The 2018 Golden Cages: Best Director

Welcome one and all to Flixist's new end of the year awards program, the Golden Cages! With Hollywood becoming increasingly out of touch with what the people like, we at Flixist have taken it upon ourselves to deliver the fair, balance...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 




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SXSW Critical Thinking"What's your next move?"

 

Bloodshot"A bloody mess (not the good kind)"

 

SXSW Drunk Bus"Going round in circles"

 

The Hunt"Not even the third most talked about movie of the year"

 

Never Rarely Sometimes Always"Necessary for our time"

 

Jurassic Thunder"Somehow worse than it looks"

 

Castlevania (Season 3)"WHERE'S GRANT???"

 

The Booksellers"The moment he croaks I'm on the phone with Sotheby's"

 

The Wild Goose Lake"Goose on the loose."

 

The Way Back"Can't find its way"

 

The Dark Red"Kidnapping babies and wasting time"

 

The Invisible Man"Nothing to see here"

 

Burden"Love conquers all...except boredom"

 

Verotika"'Your teets are looking at me!'"

 

Blood on Her Name"'That don't put the skin back on the cat'"

 

Dragon Quest: Your Story"Butchering a beloved classic"

 

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising"Yet I'm falling asleep"

 

Beanpole"Plant a seed and hope for the best"

 

Ride Your Wave"Love and water"

 

We"A deadly serious sex comedy"

 

Sonic the Hedgehog"Super Sonic"

 

The Assistant"The unsung heroes"

 
 
 
 
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