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Weekend Box Office Showdown

Fault to the Stars in Box Office Win

The latest film by Divergent star, Shailene Woodley won its opening weekend against some much bigger names like Angelina Jolie and Tom Cruise. The Fault in Our Stars, based on the book, opened this weekend and brought in over $48 million with just [...]

June 9, 2014 Movies and TV
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Jolie Conjures Box Office Win

Angelina Jolie’s latest flick, Maleficent, won big at the box office this weekend, bringing in a solid $70 million, more than doubling second week contender, X-Men: Days of Future Past. In fact, this was Angelina Jolie’s biggest open weekend ever, something [...]

June 1, 2014 Movies and TV
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Box Office Sees Mutants

The numbers are in for the Memorial Day weekend box office gross and it looks like mutants rule the big screen.   X-Men: Days of Future Past had a solid outing with $90.7 million, opening in just under 4,000 theaters [...]

May 25, 2014 Movies and TV
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Bad Robot TV Cancellations

It hasn’t been a good season for J.J. Abrams and his production company, Bad Robot. While Person of Interest got renewed fairly early on… the other Bad Robot series haven’t been so lucky. Almost Human was the first to get the ax but [...]

May 9, 2014 Movies and TV
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DC & Marvel Comic Series Hitting the Small Screen

Lots of new comic book related TV news this week as DC Comics and Marvel continue their push for small screen series. In DC Comics news, The Flash and Gotham have both been officially picked up for the fall. The Flash series is a [...]

May 9, 2014 Movies and TV
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Power Rangers Returning to Big Screen!

On May 7th, Lionsgate announced a partnership with Saban Brands to bring the iconic Mighty Morphin Power Rangers franchise back to the big screen! Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, and Saban Brands, a strategic brand management company that [...]

May 7, 2014 Movies and TV
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Star Wars Title and Spin-offs

Disney recently announced not one… not two… but three Star Wars spin-offs being in the works. While we didn’t get any details on what these films might entail, we now know just how serious Disney is when it comes to pushing the [...]

May 7, 2014 Movies and TV
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Gotham – First Trailer

Fox isn’t wasting any time getting the first Gotham trailer out to the world. Gotham will be a new TV series this fall from the DC Comics universe, joining Arrow and the soon to premiere Flash series. The series will follow the [...]

May 5, 2014 Movies and TV
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Star Wars Rebels – First Trailer

Now that Disney owns Lucas Films and therefore, Star Wars, they are beginning to ramp up new content. This past week, Disney announced that there would be an official stance on Star Wars canon for the first time. The original [...]

May 5, 2014 Movies and TV
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray

With The Amazing Spider-Man 2 hitting theaters this weekend in North America, there is already a lot of buzz around the film. Some say it’s spectacular, only building on what they accomplished in the first film. Meanwhile, others claim that it doesn’t [...]

May 1, 2014 Movies and TV
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Bob Hoskins Dead at 71

Well, another one of my notable childhood actors has passed away. Bob Hoskins has died at the age of 71. Reports say he died in a hospital with his family. According to the family’s statement, he passed away “following a [...]

April 30, 2014 News
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Star Wars VII Cast

Today, the Star Wars website officially announced the primary cast of Star Wars Episode VII. The cast includes: Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow will join the original stars of [...]

April 29, 2014 Movies and TV
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Cyborg Added to Batman vs Superman

Man of Steel 2, also known as Batman vs Superman is quickly becoming known as Justice League and that has been helped even more this week as yet another hero has been cast for the DC Comics film. We already knew about the [...]

April 25, 2014 Movies and TV
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Terminator: Genesis Production Begins

It’s about that time. Terminator: Genesis is starting production and we’ve got our first photo of Arnold on the set… wearing some very familiar, though more loose-fitting, leather pants. Terminator: Genesis not only stars Arnold Schwarzenegger back in his iconic role [...]

April 23, 2014 Movies and TV
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Fast & Furious 7 Gets Help from Walker Brothers

It looks like Universal Pictures found a way to finish the late Paul Walker’s Fast & Furious 7 scenes while keeping it in the family. Paul’s two younger brothers, Caleb and Cody are currently on set filming some of Brian O’Conner’s [...]

April 16, 2014 News