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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 production is on hold

The firing of writer-director James Gunn by Disney has put plans for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 into disarray. After it was essentially set in stone that Gunn would not come back despite cast support, THR reports that pre-productio...

 
 
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Black Cat & Silver Sable movie split into two seperate films

The Disney-21st Century Fox merger is happening, and that means the rights to license Marvel superheroes for movies are in fewer hands than ever before. Asides from Disney/Fox, Sony is the only studio with access to film rights - and only t...

 
 
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Post-Production has finished on Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Rian Johnson, director of the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi, announced in an instagram post yesterday that post-production has wrapped for them film. Johnson congratulated his post-production team for their continued efforts and hard wo...

 
 
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Jay and Silent Bob Reboot will begin filming this Fall

Kevin Smith has become a polarizing figure in recent years. The prolific director has crafted some excellent comedic films - Clerks, Dogma, Mallrats, Chasing Amy. The list goes on. On the other hand, Smith has missed the mark with several f...

 
 
 
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Here's the Power Rangers movie cast without their suits

It may seem silly now (and feel free to refer back to this post when this all blows up in my face), but it seems like the Power Rangers movie is my most anticipated film of 2017. It's a property I have a huge connection with (second only to...

 
 
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Here's what went wrong behind the scenes of Fantastic 4

If you were one of the few people to see Fantastic Four over the weekend we're sorry for you. I went to see it just to see how bad it was, but bought a ticket for Mission: Impossible just so I wouldn't fund it in any way. It was a...

 
 
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"It" no longer has director

Well... It is supposed to start shooting in mid-June, but over the weekend, the adaptation of the Stephen King-classic It, has lost its director, Cary Fukunaga. It is a shame, isn't it? According to Deadline, the True Detective director has...

 
 
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A24 ready to make their first original movie

It's official! Everybody's favorite film distribution and production company, A24, is finally set to make their first original movie, and they've hired none other than Cary Fukunaga to direct. The untitled project will be written by Diana O...

 
 
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Her and Interstellar cinematographer to join Bond 24

One major worry for Bond 24 being as good as Skyfall was that cinematographer Roger Deakins wasn't returning, His cinematography for the film set it apart from some of the more rote Bond films and should have netted him an Academy...

 
 
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Bond 24 starts shooting in December

I never really get excited for news that a film has started to shoot because it really doesn't affect anything. You don't get reports that books have gone to the publisher or people have started to work on games. You just get news that they...

 
 
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Inferno starts shooting in April with Tom Hanks

Dan Brown's Robert Langdon may have inspired two massive blockbusters, but it has been very long time since we've heard anything about the third film in the series, Inferno. It is, of course, still going to be made with Ron Howard in the di...

 
 
 
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Fast & Furious 7 getting rewrites to honor Paul Walker

Now that Fast & Furious 7 has officially halted its production for the time being to properly get its bearings after losing Paul Walker, Universal is still in the midst of a very confusing situation. One of the many options they're cons...

 
 
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UPDATE 2: Fast & Furious 7 production officially halted

UPDATE 2: Universal has officially halted production on Fast 7,  releasing the following statement: Right now, all of us at Universal are dedicated to providing support to Paul's immediate family and our extended Fast & Furio...

 
 
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Adam McKay wants two Anchorman 2 cuts in theaters

When the first Anchorman film released, Adam McKay left a lot of jokes and improv scenes on the cutting room floor that were good enough to keep (some made their way to home video special features while most ended up in Wake Up Ron Burgandy...

 
 
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Jim Carey shows off chipped tooth for Dumb and Dumber To

Last night Jim Carey decided to show off that Dumb and Dumber To is actually happening after years of flailing. On his WhoSay account he shared the above image with the text "GESS HUUZ BAK BICHEZ?" As anyone who has seen the origi...

 
 
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This is how World War Z should have ended

As we noted in our review, the ending of World War Z was heavily changed after the original ending failed with test groups miserably, costing the production millions of dollars. We'd all heard it was pretty dour and that's why it didn'...

 
 
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YouTube's newest feature: Slow motion

Did you ever wish that you owned a high-speed camera just to post videos of things in slow-motion on YouTube? Well not everyone owns a high-speed camera just for this specific purpose, but Google has a new tool for you.

 
 
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier begins production

Set to release April 4th next year, Captain America: The Winter Soldier has finally started production. With this news is the press release featuring the first image for the film (above), a summary, and a full cast list:  Captain Amer...

 
 
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Next Bond within 3 years, director announced soon

MGM made about as much money as you possible can off of Skyfall so they are all on board to get the next film out the doors as soon as possible as are their investors. That's why the subject of the next Bond film came up on an investor's ph...

 
 
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Godzilla now in production; Watanabe joins cast

Remember that Godzilla movie that Warner Bros. And Legendary Pictures are teaming up to do? Well know it is finally in production with director Gareth Edward (Monsters). Ken Watanabe (Inception, Letters from Iwo Jima) has just joined the ca...

 
 
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The Raid sequel takes place only two hours after original

How much silat can one man do in a day? If you've seen The Raid: Redemption (most needless subtitle ever) than you know that its hero basically fights constantly for at least half of a day. In the end though he fights everyone and they...

 
 
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Robocop sizzle reel contains new details

This past week has seen some exciting news for the highly anticipated (by me) remake of Robocop. Not only was a new version of the Robocop armor leaked, but a sizzle reel was somehow obtained and distributed on YouTube. Naturally, the video...

 
 
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Bay is coming back to Transformers to keep it for himself

With Michael Bay's off again on again relationship with the Transformers franchise, it ended up being no surprise that he decided to direct Trannies 4, the reboot/not reboot sequel. The worst thing about all of this isn't that Bay...

 
 
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Catching Fire production catches fire, Beetee cast

Jeffrey Wright will be playing Beetee, the last important character in the Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire. Beetee is one of the returning tributes in the 75th Hunger Games Quarter Quell that uses a special sort of technology during the ...

 
 
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Two new images of Twilight 5, the shortest one currently

This summer I went on an endeavor to read through all four of the Twilight books for some reason and it has warped my perception of things. While the first Twilight was kind of good, the others left me hanging. The fifth and final film...

 
 
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Attractive men making movie against poaching

Attention! Attractive men do not like poaching. This point is proven by the new movie being produced to Warner Bros. The film is being put together by Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Tom Hardy according to THR. No word on how they plan...

 
 
 
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Production is wrapped on The Hobbit

Announced via chipper Facebook post from Peter Jackson, alongside a charming posterity picture of himself in front of a quintessential Lord of the Rings menagerie of fantastically colorful trees and a green screen, The Hobbit ...

 
 
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The Cult Club: Surf Nazis Must Die (1987)

[The Cult Club is where Flixist's writers expound the virtues of their favorite underground classics, spanning all nations and genres. It is a monthly series of articles looking at what made those films stand out from the pack, as wel...

 
 
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Dumb and Dumber 2 begins shooting at the end of 2012

I got to speak to comedy directing legend Peter Farrelly this weekend about his upcoming Three Stooges film, and we got to talking about some of his future projects. The first you'll be wanting to hear about is the in-development seque...

 
 
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The Wolverine's production possibly slashed until 2012

James Howlett, you don't have to turn to alcohol because your next film's production is set to be delayed until next year! Remember, big boys don't cry, especially to the bottom of a bottle. Hisako Ichiki, why aren't you doing more to conso...

 
 
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Craig confirms that Bond 23 is going to India

One of the best part of Bond films is that they function as an amazing travelog as well. Bond has been all over the world and shown us the finer (and seedier) sides of it. It seems the international man of mystery will be returning to a loc...

 
 
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Set photos of Clash of the Titans 2 show sticks, stones

There were many things that made the remake of Clash of the Titans suck, but with the sequel to the film (possibly called Wrath of the Titans) approaching let's hope that the promises of its star, Sam Worthington, and director, Johnathan Li...

 
 
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Piranha 3DD (that's 3 Double D) begins shooting

I think if I made a list of movie sets that I'd like to hang out on the movie set for Piranha 3DD would be damn near the top. If the epically awesome Piranha 3D is any indication it would basically be tons of funny people, lots of fake gore...

 
 




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On the Basis of Sex"A blast from the past"

 

Time Freak"When at first you mess up at love, build a time machine"

 

Capernaum"An imperfect but affecting piece of realist filmmaking"

 

If Beale Street Could Talk"Trust love all the way"

 

Buffalo Boys"Shouldn't work as well as it does"

 

The Upside"Spread the schmaltz on thick"

 

A Dog's Way Home"It's January"

 

The Punisher (Season 2)"Jon Bernthal yells a lot"

 

Wayne (Season 1)"YouTube has original hit on their hands"

 

Bird Box"Come see the light"

 

Lifechanger"Skin on skin"

 

Stan & Ollie"No drama"

 

Holmes & Watson"Doesn't have a clue"

 

Vice"Spend some quality time with Dick"

 

Mary Queen of Scots"Hope everyone did their homework!"

 

Aquaman""ALRIGHT!""

 

Welcome to Marwen"Home of disjointed narratives"

 

Bumblebee"So 80s. So Awesome."

 

Mortal Engines"London calling to the faraway towns"

 

Roma"Alfonso Cuaron has made one of the best movies of the decade"

 

Runaways (Season 2)"Teenagers (and parents) with attitude "

 

Mary Poppins Returns"It's a jolly holiday with Mary"

 

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"The most "comic book" comic book movie ever"

 

Backtrace"Spinning in the mud"