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‘Mrs. America’: Elizabeth Banks Joins Cate Blanchett in FX Limited Series

Adding to its already impressive cast, Elizabeth Banks (Pitch Perfect franchise, upcoming Charlie’s Angels reboot) is set to join Cate Blanchett in FX‘s Mrs. America, from Emmy-winning writer Davhi Waller, Oscar-nominated producer Stacey Sher and FX Productions. Banks’ Ruckelshaus is a pro-choice, socially progressive Republican appointed by President Gerald Ford to advance women’s rights – and […]

‘Mrs. America’: Sarah Paulson, 10 More Join FX Limited Series; ‘Captain Marvel’ Directors Helming First 2 Eps

As if having Oscar- and Golden Globe-winning actress Cate Blanchett portraying conservative anti-Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) activist Phyllis Schlafly wasn’t enough to get eyeballs glued to FX‘s Mrs. America, the network has announced 11 more stellar names coming aboard the upcoming limited series. Joining Blanchett are Uzo Aduba, Rose Byrne, Kayli Carter, Ari Graynor, Melanie […]

What If The Academy Awards Had a Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film Category?

The 2019 Academy Awards announced their nominations and in light of the discussion of shocking choices and snubs, I propose another solution: expand the categories. The Academy provides the gold standard of filmmaking, but often it feels the categories provided don’t represent the scope of the film industry like science fiction/fantasy films. While it’s inspiring […]

Hanna: Why Did The Ruthless Teenage Killing Machine Cross the Road? (VIDEO)

Before we go any further, it’s time for you to open up, come clean, and admit what you were thinking the moment you saw the first teaser for Amazon Prime Video‘s series adaptation of Joe Wright‘s 2011 Saoirse Ronan-starrer film Hanna – and be honest! “It would be kinda’ cool if the series was about a ‘ruthless […]

New Image from The House with a Clock in Its Walls

When you think of kids’ movies, Eli Roth is not exactly the first, second, or third director that would come to mind. But the man who made his mark in the torture porn genre is making the jump to kids’ movies this fall in the adaptation of The House with a Clock in Its Walls. It […]

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Thor: Ragnarok Villain Hela Coming from One:12 Collective

Thor: Ragnarok villain Hela is getting the next MCU One:12 Collective figure. The figure will be shipping in early 2019 and features 30 points of articulation. Many interchangeable parts are included: Two head portraits, eight sets of hands, two swords, and her fitted suit from the film. Personally, I think this may be one of […]

[#CinemaCon 2018] Ocean’s 8 Lets You ‘Join The Dream Scheme’ with New Standee

With the National Association of Theatre Owners’ (NATO) CinemaCon getting underway at the Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, we’re getting a lot of very cool new advertising and promotional materials for a huge slate of upcoming films. Case in point: this promotional standee for photots for Ocean’s 8 – the comedy-action caper starring Sandra Bullock, Cate […]

Watch: New ‘OCEAN’S 8’ Trailer Hits

Ocean’s 8 has had a long journey. Originally rumored to be happening several years ago (during the Ocean’s 13 immediate aftermath), the film has gone through the usual starts and stalls before finally finding it’s story and stars. Sandra Bullock plays Danny Ocean’s (George Clooney) estranged sister Debbie, who attempts to pull off the ‘heist of the […]

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Watch: First Trailer for Eli Roth’s ‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’

Two things I never thought I’d write in the same sentence: Eli Roth and family-friendly film. The horror director is taking a huge detour is his normal genre offerings with a magical family-friendly journey film adaptation of John Bellairs‘s 1973 book The House with a Clock in Its Walls. The film has some pretty big names attached, […]

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Bullock, Blanchett, Hathaway, Rihanna, and More in Ocean’s 8 Trailer

Warner Bros. has released the first official trailer for Ocean’s 8. The trailer features Sandra Bullock talking to a payroll board and explaining how she just wants to get out and have a simple life of going to work, getting a check and paying bills. The images that flash around that meeting shows she has […]


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Did An Australian TV Host Drop A Major Thor: Ragnarok Spoiler?

When a studio (like Marvel Studios) has the cast of an upcoming film out on the road for press tours, there’s usually two basic levels of concern at play. The first usually results from loopy exhaustion, where the stars are so burnt out from being asked the same questions over and over again that they […]

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Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth, And Taika Waititi Talk About Hela In Thor: Ragnarok

In a new featurette for the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok film, Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth and director Taika Waititi talk about the Goddes of Death herself, Hela. Blanchett talks about how much fun she has had playing the role. Waititi points out that she is the first female villain they’ve had in the Marvel Cinematic Universe […]

‘Spielberg’: HBO Releases First Trailer for Steven Spielberg Doc

  For nearly 50 years, Steven Spielberg has changed the way we experience movies. Through films as diverse as Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Schindler’s List and Bridge of Spies, Spielberg has mostly let his craft to the talking for him…until now. The director finds himself in front of the camera as the […]

The Scene That Made Cate Blanchett Sign Onto ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

We live in a world where huge name actors are lining up to be in movies about costumed weirdos chasing magic rocks. It’s kind of awesome and it means we get people like the legendary Cate Blanchett as the villainous Hela in the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok. Blanchett already has high fantasy experience so it makes […]

GLADIATOR HULK SMASH LEGO Thor Ragnarok Sets

Two LEGO® sets have been leaked from the upcoming Thor Ragnarok film, and they are both pretty spiffy. The sets are based on the big battle with Hela seen in the trailer, and another is the showdown between Thor and Hulk in the arena. This will be the first time a Thor film has gotten […]

Marvel Releases Thor: Ragnarok Teaser

Marvel has dropped the first teaser for the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok movie. And while there is a lot going on in the teaser, it looks amazing. The movie will re-introduce the Hulk in the Marvel cinematic Universe. However this Hulk appears to be more jaded than before, which is obviously shocking to the (rather excited) […]



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Thor: Ragnarok Synopsis Spells Out How Much Hulk We Get

By Joe Glass Disney have released a new synopsis and behind-the-scenes image for upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe entry, Thor: Ragnarok. What is particularly interesting is the kind of story elements from the comics that it seems to be suggesting and hinting at, and also giving us a better idea of the amount of involvement that […]