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Home Alone Again with the Google Assistant

Kevin McCallister Returns: Macaulay Culkin’s ‘Home Alone’ for Google

One of the holiday classic films on everyone’s list is Home Alone, starring Macaulay Culkin. The Chris Columbus-directed feature from 1990 was a charming and timely family comedy, complete with mousetraps and an incredible John Williams score. It also is still near and dear to star Culkin’s heart, as made apparent by this commercial made for the Google Home […]

‘Mrs. Doubfire’ Released 25 Years Ago, and We STILL Love it

Maybe Mrs. Doubtfire isn’t your favorite film of the late great Robin Williams vast filmography, but it’s one of ours. A masterful mix of heart and struggle, with comedy that still holds up today. It’s been 25 years since Daniel Hillard (Williams) and his wife Miranda (Sally Field) separated in the film, a decision that caused a devoted […]

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Five Nights at Freddy’s: Harry Potter’s Chris Columbus to Write/Direct Film

Harry Potter director Chris Columbus is set to trade in horcruxes and dementors for pizza boxes and homicidal animatronic animals, signing on to write, direct and produce Blumhouse’s big-screen adaptation of Scott Cawthon’s popular video game franchise Five Nights at Freddy’s. Blumhouse landed the rights in March 2017 after New Line placed the project into turnarounds, […]

New Gremlins Film Will Not Be A Reboot

According to, the new Gremlins is still on the way and it will not be a remake. Their source: actor Zach Galligan, who played protagonist Billy Peltzer in the two previous movies. “It’s not going to be a reboot,” Galligan told the audience at a screening of the first Gremlins at Prince Charles Cinema […]

Pixels Featurette Focuses On Lady Lisa

You ever find yourself oddly drawn to a female character in a video game? In the upcoming film Pixels, Ludlow Lamonsoff (Josh Gad) spent most of his childhood trying to figure out how to bring Lady Lisa (Ashley Benson) to life… now as the city is being invaded by video games of his youth, the love […]

Pixels Trailer Crosses Retro Games With An Alien Disaster Movie

Here’s the new trailer for Sony’s new video game disaster film, Pixels. The movie, directed by Chris Columbus, stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage and Josh Gad. The trailer certainly seems very Sandler-y and that is a pretty big negative to me. There is some real talent on board here though, who are […]

New Harry Potter Film Isn’t Quite What It Seems… Troll Fans Rejoice?

It’s not quite copyright squatting, but there’s a bait and switch in this story that might just beat any stunt ever pulled by those mockbuster merchants at Asylum. So… if you recall, there was once a story about a young boy called Harry Potter. He was but a a wee lad ripped from his mundane […]

Norwegian Monster Movie Trollhunter To Be Remade By Chris Columbus

Hannah Shaw Williams writes for Bleeding Cool: Hey kids, do you like controversial topics? Well here’s one back to kick off some healthy debate: American remakes of foreign films, specifically remakes of films that have only just been made. We saw it happen with [Rec], we saw it happen with Let The Right One In, […]