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Charlie Hunnam Might Be The Favorite To Play Snake Plissken In The ‘Escape From New York’ Reboot

15 hours agoEntertainment / Film : FilmDrunk

ItseemslikeonlyyesterdaythatCharlieHunnam,AKAJaxTeller,wastherumoredandeventuallyshort-livedleadpissingallofthefangirlsofffortheFiftyShadesofGreyfilmadaptation.Thisweek,there’sagoodchancethathe’sgoingtobetheguypissingoffallofthefansofJohnCarpenter’sEscapemovies,becausetherebootthatwewerewarnedaboutin2013...Show More Summary

Weekend Movie Guide: The ‘Ghostbusters’ Are Back To Save The World Again

OpeningEverywhere:Ghostbusters,AsAbove/SoBelow,TheNovemberManOpeningSomewhere:StarredUp,TheCongressFilmDrunkSuggests:TakethekidstoseeGhostbustersonthebigscreenwhileyouhavethechance.WhenBillMurrayshowsup,pointandtellthem,“Thatmanisalegend.”WhenDanAykroydappears,say,“Hedidwaytoomuchcocaine.”That’sallthey’lleverneedtoknowabout80scomedy.

Witness Edgar Wright’s Mastery Of The Closeup In This New Mini-Supercut

Aswe’vediscussedhereafewtimesbefore,EdgarWrightrightfullygetsalotofcreditforbeingonethefewdirectorsaroundthatdoesn’tjustdirectcomedy,butusesuniqueframingandblockingtocreatevisualcomedy.Wheremostdirectorscanfilmpeoplebeingfunny,Wrightisoneofthefewwhosevisualstylehasawitallitsown.

Hugh Grant’s ‘The Rewrite’ Trailer Is Here To Charm You Or Whatever

Foraperiodoftimefrom1989–1999,Iwassubjectedtoaseriesofterrifyingsleepovers,whereIwasforcedtoendureHughGrantrom-comafterrom-com,alwayswithoutmyconsent.Andwhileit’sbeenfiveyearssinceGrant’slastromanticadventure(DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans?),he’sbackinfullPTSDforceinthelatesttrailerfor TheRewrite.

The NYPD Is Investigating Bryan Singer In A New Sexual Assault Case

MuchlikewhathappenedwithJohnTravolta andKevinClash,alloftheonce-front-pageprevioussexualassaultallegationsagainstX-Men:DaysOfFuturePast directorBryanSingerhaveeitherbeendropped,dismissed,orstalledindefinitely.Whetherthat’sbecausetheShow More Summary

Frotcast 218: The Sopranos Ending, Joe Sinclitico’s Movie Pitches

 Listenontheplayerabove,ordownloadasanmp3here (rightclick,saveas). ComedianJoeSincliticoandoldfavoriteBenKaplanjoinBretandVincethisweek.Weopendiscussing reporterspestering SopranoscreatorDavidSimonabouttheSopranosfinaleandthebigquestion,DOESTONYDIE?!Wewonder,whatistheimpulsethatmakespeopleaskquestionsaboutanendingthatthey’vealreadyseen?

Weren’t Arcades Awesome? Relive The Magic With This Supercut Of Movie Arcades.

KidstodayprobablyhavenocluethatarcadeswereTHEplacetohangoutbackintheday,placestochatuphotbabes,destroybulliesonMortalKombat,andavoidthosesadaddictedpariahswhowalkedaroundinadazelikezombies,beggingforquarters.Sometimesit’shardtodistiShow More Summary

Elle Woods Makes A Comeback As Reese Witherspoon Records A Video For A Sick ‘Legally Blonde’ Fan

Provingthatshestillhassomeofthe“America’ssweetheart”magicinhersmile,ReeseWitherspoondecidedtorespondtoawoman’semail abouthersick4-yearoldsoninthebestwaypossible.AccordingtothiswomannamedJulie,hersonWillis“puttingupaverytoughfightagaShow More Summary

The First Trailer for Jon Stewart’s ‘Rosewater’ is Here, And It’s . . . Better Than Everything Else

It’slongbeenacceptedthanJonStewartcandonowrong.Whateveryouthinkofhisviewsofmosh-pittingorIsrael(pleasedearGod,savethosecomments),he’soneofthosecomedianswhoconsistentlyperformswithintegrity.Stewartstoleacar?Committedamurder?It’scool,I’msurehehadatotallylegitreasontodoit.

The Cast Of ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Is Back To Work After Harrison Ford’s Injury

OnceitwasreportedthatHarrisonFordhadsufferedabrokenlegonthesetofStarWars:EpisodeVII,thenewsseemedprettygrim regardingthefilmmakingitsChristmas2015premieredate.Hell,somepeopleeventhoughtthatFordmightbewrittenoutoftheentiremovieifhisiShow More Summary

Watch This Delightful Volcano Sing A Hawaiian Song In Pixar’s ‘Lava’

Moveover,AndySerkis,itturnsoutyou’renottheonlyguywhocanmodelforanimators.Infact,inanimateobjectsareevengettinginontheaction,specificallyaHawaiianvolcanonamedUku,whostarsinPixar’slatestshort,Lava.Aw,heevenhasacutename.Sit,Uku,sit.ForShow More Summary

Armond White Dumps On 20 Of Your Favorite Films, Calls ‘Inglourious Basterds’ ‘Tarantino’s Abu Ghraib’

OuroldbuddyArmondWhitehasbeenwritingfortheconservativebibleNationalReviewasoflate(eversincegettingkickedoutoftheBullMooseMovingPictureSocietyofthe1934WorldFair)meaningthe#HotTakeshavebeencomingfastandfuriouslylately.InhismostrecentcShow More Summary

Kirk Cameron Says His Latest Movie Will ‘Rile Atheists’ And Win The War On Christmas

KirkCameronsurehassomefightin’words.Hislatestmovie,SavingChristmas,issettocomeoutthisNovember,andpromisesto–accordingtoKirk–“takeonthemostcommonlyparrotedmythspeoplehaveaboutChristmas.”Aright-wingEvangelicalTWEENY-BOPPERSOOTHSAYER?Guys,I’msoscared! InaninterviewwithGlennBeck’swebsite,TheBlaze,...Show More Summary

Martin Scorcese Will Direct A Biopic About The Ramones For Their 40th Anniversary

IfevertherewasaconvenienttimeforthefamiliesofthefouroriginalanddeceasedmembersofTheRamonestoputasidetheirfeudsovertheband’spropertiesandsubsequentroyalties,the40thanniversaryofthedebutLPisit.PerhapsTommyRamone’spassinginJulywasthecaShow More Summary

The ‘X-Men: First Class’ Writers Have Been Hired To Rescue The Latest ‘Looney Tunes’ Movie

Everycouplenanosecondsorso,somestudiosomewheredecidesit’sa“brilliantidea”toproducesomenewversionofsomeoldkidsthing,because“theninetiesweregreat!”and“noonehasideasanymore.”Whilethisformulaproducesmixedcommercialresults,itmeetsuniformShow More Summary

The Latest Posters for ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Feature Haute Rebel Couture

ItmustbealittlebitawkwardtoadvertisefortheHungerGames,sinceprettymuchthewholereasonCollinscreatedtheserieswastolambastetheadvertisingindustry.Apparently,that’sstoppedthefranchisefromliterallynothing,astheirlatestFrenchVanillamarketingcampaignhasdemonstrated.Aseriesofposters,releasedearliertodayonWired,showtherebelsinallblackattireandfull-featheredwings.

Chloe Moretz Blames Piracy For Killing ‘Kick-Ass 3?

ChloeMoretzfirstcameontoourradarplayingthecreepilyoversexed,foul-mouthed,satiricalsuperheroHitGirlinKick-Ass.Shediditagainwithoutthesatire (ortheboxofficesuccess)inKick-Ass2,andnowshesaystheonlyreasonthatshewon’tbebackforathirdinstallmentis…thosedamneddirtypirates.Hey,kid!

Drafthouse Will Release ‘Act Of Killing’ Follow-Up ‘The Look Of Silence’

JoshuaOppenheimer’sActofKilling isoneof,ifnotthegreatestdocumentaryevermade,andnowDrafthousehasannouncedplanstodistributethefollowup.They’veacquiredtherightstoTheLookofSilence,planningtotakeitonafestivaltourthisyearinadvanceofaSummer2015theatricalrelease.WithActofKilling,Oppenheimerinitiallywanted...Show More Summary

Tom Hanks And Ron Howard Will Start Filming Dan Brown’s ‘Inferno’ In April

GreatnewsforpeoplewholiketoflipthroughseveralhundredchannelsonrandomweekendafternoonsonlytosettleforTNT’smonthlyback-to-backairingsofTheDaVinciCodeandAngels&Demons,athirdDanBrownfilmisfinallyintheworks.SonyPictureshaslockedupdealswithdirectorRonHowardandRobertLangdonhimself,TomHanks,forInfernotobeginfilminginApril,accordingtoDeadline,withareleasedatestillunknown.

‘Wetlands,’ That Perverse German Stink Flick, Has A ‘Pink-Band’ Trailer

Lastweek,IbroughtyouthefirsttrailerforWetlands,aGermanfilm basedonabest-sellingGermanbookaboutanaughtygirlwhoisobsessedwithpoopandperiodsandsmegmaandvaginaslime(sheisGerman,yousee).Verymuchlikethereal-lifeversionofScrotieMcBoogerbalShow More Summary

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