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First Look at Ava DuVernay's 'Selma' Starring David Oyelowo as MLK

Gather 'round for your first look at one awards contender - the film Selma, directed by Ava DuVernay, starring David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. With the awards season kicking off next month, many films lining up are finally starting to be unveiled and this is yet another on the docket. Show More Summary

Jeremy Lovering, Not Nicolas Winding Refn, to Direct 'The Bringing'

Earlier this summer, a report surfaced saying Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn was in early talks to direct The Bringing, a spec script by Brandon & Phillip Murphy. The film was inspired by the mysterious tale of a young woman named...Show More Summary

Film Review: 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For'

It took nearly a decade, but Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller have finally made a sequel to Sin City. The original was a visual tour de force that looked like nothing we'd ever seen before on this scale, and handily fused elements of film noir, action, mystery, and humor. Show More Summary

Newswire: The director of Leprechaun: Origins will take that Dead Rising movie

The Wrap reports that Zach Lipovsky has been tapped to direct Legendary Digital’s upcoming Dead Rising movie—basically a lateral move from his last gig directing Leprechaun: Origins. It may seem like an impossible task to follow theShow More Summary

The Trailer For James Franco’s ‘Kink’ Documentary Is NSFW And Features Plenty Of Clamps, Whips & Chains

Iusuallymakeapointtosteerclearfromdocumentariesaboutporn forthesamereasonsthatIsteerclearfromdocumentarieslike Food,Inc.. Likechicken McNuggets,pornissomethingthatIenjoyquiteoften,forverycheap,andI’drathernothaveitruinedbypeekingintothefactoryandseeingallthepinkslimeinvolved.

Marvel And DC Bully The Croods 2 And Puss In Boots 2 To New Release Dates

Thanksgiving has proven an outstanding time to open family-friendly entertainment. Americans, stuffed with turkey and exhausted from Black Friday deal-shopping, trudge into theaters looking for something bubbly and bright. And often, they find it in cartoons. Show More Summary

Josh Brolin & Jimmy Fallon Celebrate 30th Anniversary of 'Goonies'

There have been rumblings of a sequel to The Goonies for years, with the most recent, seemingly solid news coming from director Richard Donner saying that a sequel to The Goonies is in development. This is one of those situations where that's been said so many times before hat we'll only believe it when we see it. Show More Summary

Yes, "Life Itself" Is Still In Theaters and On VOD Platforms

The summer may be drawing to a close, but "LIFE ITSELF," Steve James’ acclaimed documentary about Roger Ebert, is still lighting up cinema screens across the country. Here is an updated list of the various venues where the film can be found. Show More Summary

MythBusters Says Goodbye to Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci

Discovery's "MythBusters" has said goodbye to Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci as the show will go back to just Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman next season.

Trivia: George Lucas Originally Rejected Frank Oz as the Voice of Yoda

Above you can see two pieces of concept art for Yoda, designed during the development of Empire Strikes Back. Its almost impossible to imagine Yoda as a blue gnome creature with pointy toes, but that was George Lucas’ initial conception of the wise old master Jedi. Show More Summary

The Flash to Air on Sky1 in the UK, New International Banner Debuts

Sky1 has revealed this morning that they will be airing The CW's upcoming "Arrow" spin-off "The Flash" in the UK this fall and in addition have revealed a new banner for the series. Check it out below!

‘If I Stay’ Review: What Happens When a Self-Absorbed Twat Makes a Meaningless Decision?

Mia (Chloe Grace Moretz) is an outcast in her own family. We know this because she tells us via narration, but also because while her parents and younger brother like rock music her preferred jams are of the classical variety. It’s enough...Show More Summary

It’s the thrill of the fight

Unlike many B movie fans, I generally don’t think much of the movies made by Filipino director Cirio H. Santiago. One exception, however, is Eye Of The Eagle 3, an actioner that compensates for some major weaknesses with its first rate action sequences. Keith Bailey is the proprietor of The Unknown Movies Page.

Ebertfest Receives Grant From the HFPA

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association honored the Roger Ebert Overlooked Film Festival known as Ebertfest with a grant at their annual banquet dinner presentation on Thursday, August 14th. Chaz Ebert was on hand to accept the grant on behalf of herself and her late husband, Roger, who founded the festival in Champaign-Urbana 16 years ago. Show More Summary

Required Reading: The Terry Gilliam Problem and the MPAA’s Homophobia

The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere. There will be a quiz later. Just leave a tab open for us, will ya? “The Wonderful Problem with Terry Gilliam” — Matt Patches at Playboy profiles an outsider who’s ebbed and flowed with the industry while maintaining his own psychotically magical vision. Show More Summary

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1. “How journalists like James Foley fall victim to world’s ‘most dangerous conflict’ for reporters”: Powerful commentary from Terrence McCoy of The Washington Post regarding the capture of journalists Foley (who was executed) and Steven Sotloff. Show More Summary

First ‘Selma’ Images Reveal David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King Jr.

The summer movie season is just about wrapped up now, which means it’s time to look ahead to the prestige dramas of fall and winter. One of the most intriguing titles coming our way in the next few months is Selma, about Dr. Martin Luther...Show More Summary

Captain America Chris Evans Wins the Ice Bucket Challenge Award for Best Dressed

8 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Remember when all a celebrity had to do was pour cold water over their bodies and the world would pay attention? That was last week. This week? Latecomers have to step up their games, and one of the last Marvel...

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