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A lot of entertainment writers frequently discuss the gulf between critics and moviegoers, or fanboys vs. general audiences, or box office vs. quality. A film like Transformers: Age of Extinction can have an 18% critical rating yet earn over a billion worldwide, while a thousand critically-praised art house dramas languish in the VOD graveyard.
Bleeding Cool (who first reported on both the upcoming Supergirl and the rumored X-Men TV series) brings word that following the success of "Gotham" and it's pre-Batman stories, DC Entertainment is developing another DC Comics-based show. This one is titled none other than "Krypton," and it has Man of Steel screenwriter David Goyer attached.
DreamWorks Studios has announced that three-time Tony Award winner Mark Rylance has been cast as the title character in The BFG, Steven Spielberg's big screen adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic children's novel.
Universal Pictures has unveiled a new one-sheet for Furious 7 that proves the series is so iconic we don't even need to see the leads in focus, just a set of tires and the promise of more vehicular mayhem.
So, it looks like I was wrong last week - Bob was bitten. Despite having both a zombie bite and missing a leg, it still took him a good 36 hours or so to die. I guess this is just another example of adjusting zombie lore to fit the needs of the story. It was a sweet death. I'm glad they killed Bob before he turned - seems respectful.
Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 rocks a new bow and a thousand-yard stare as she prepares for battle on the December cover of Empire, which hits newsstands in both physical and digital form this Thursday, October 30. Check out two versions of the cover below!
Moses (Christian Bale) is destined to lead, while Pharaoh Ramses (Joel Edgerton) is born to rule as 20th Century Fox rolls out three new posters for Ridley Scott's Bible epic Exodus: Gods and Kings. Check out all three below!
Majestic Filmproduktion has released the first intimidating image from their period drama Colonia, featuring star Emma Watson and the newly-announced Mikael Nyqvist (John Wick, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol) as Paul Schäfer, lay preacher and leader of the infamous Colonia Dignidad.
Microsoft has announced that the Xbox One will be available for a special, limited-time promotional offer of $349 in the U.S. starting on November 2 (through January 3, 2015). Special promotional pricing of $50 off the console of your...Show More Summary
Following tonight?s third episode of ?The Walking Dead?s? fifth season, AMC has released the first clip from the next episode, titled "Slabtown" and airing on Sunday, November 2. In the episode, things appear safe and nice, but there is a bit of a dark side for another group of survivors.
The next entry in the Fast & Furious franchise is officially titled Furious 7 and will see a trailer released one week from today as part of a live event to be streamed online Saturday, November 1 at at 12pm PST. In the meantime, Universal Pictures has released new artwork for the film, which you can check out in the gallery viewer below newly released official synopsis:
The weekend before Halloween saw an obligatory horror film in the form of Ouija (Universal), pairing Blumhouse Productions and Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes for a low budget supernatural thriller based on the popular Hasbro sleepover party game. Show More Summary
Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the writers and directors of The LEGO Movie have signed a deal to write the sequel for Warner Bros., according to Deadline. There's no word yet on whether they'll direct it as well again.
Things are starting to gear up for AMC's upcoming companion series to "The Walking Dead," as Deadline brings word that Academy Award winner Adam Davidson has been brought on to helm the pilot episode of the new series. Davidson won the...Show More Summary
At gamescom, Remedy Entertainment has revealed the full Quantum Break gameplay demo that they first debuted at gamescom earlier this year. You can watch the 16-minute demo, narrated by Remedy's creative director Sam Lake, using the video below!
Although The Dark Knight trilogy helmer Christopher Nolan both provided the story and served as producer on Zack Snyder's apparent DC Cinematic Universe launcher Man of Steel, don't expect Nolan or his brother, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises screenwriter Jonathan Nolan, to be eyeing any of the films on Warner Bros.' massive upcoming slate.
Academy Award winning director Paul Greengrass is taking the director's chair on The Tunnels, an upcoming true story about an escape through tunnels dug the Berlin Wall in a pre-reunificated Germany. Variety reports that the film will be based on a book proposal by author Greg Mitchell. Mitchell himself soon confirmed the news on his official site.
Gearing up for the December 17, 2014, release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, filmmakers Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens announced today that Billy Boyd will perform the film's end title song, "The Last Goodbye," which he co-wrote with the filmmakers.
Showtime announced that Oscar nominee and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Paul Giamatti (Cinderella Man) and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Damian Lewis ("Homeland") have been cast in the lead roles of the complex, contemporary drama pilot "Billions."
Having already grossed nearly 6 million Euros since opening in Germany in late September, Baran Odar's new crime-thriller Who Am I, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, has gotten the attention of Warner Bros. who have bought the rights for an English language remake.