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May, 2017

  • 24 May

    Trailer: Emma Stone & Steve Carell Face off in ‘Battle of the Sexes’

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    Release date: September 22, 2017 (limited) Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures Directors: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for some sexual content and partial nudity) Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Elisabeth Shue, Sarah Silverman, Alan Cumming, Andrea Riseborough, Eric Christian Olsen, Natalie Morales, Austin Stowell, Wallace Langham, Jessica McNamee, Mickey Sumner, Bill Pullman The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World …

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  • 23 May

    All Marvel Movies Ranked from Worst to Best – Including Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2!

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    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has just landed in theaters, and Marvel fans everywhere are already obsessing over Baby Groot. Not to mention Rocket, Drax, Gamora and Star-Lord, of course! But where does Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 fit in with the rest of the Marvel movies? We’ve even taken this a step further beyond MCU movies; did …

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  • 23 May

    Zack Snyder Steps Down from ‘Justice League’ after Personal Tragedy, Joss Whedon Steps In

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    After suffering a tragic personal loss, director Zack Snyder has stepped down from the Justice League movie. Joss Whedon will be taking the helm for some additional scenes. In March, Zack Snyder’s daughter with his first wife committed suicide. Autumn Snyder was just 20 years old. Initially, the family planned on keeping the awful news private, but soon it started affecting the …

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  • 22 May

    Why 1 Marvel Writer Isn’t Happy with Mantis in GotG2

    Mantis Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Marvel MovieSpoon.com

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 hit theaters last week, and so far everyone is loving it. However, one Marvel Comics writer, Steve Englehart, wasn’t thrilled with the introduction of a certain new character. In a recent interview, he explained that Mantis, played by Pom Klementieff, wasn’t exactly as he and co-writer Don Heck wrote her. “Well, I was not happy …

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  • 19 May

    Movie Review: ‘Everything, Everything’ is Forgettable Forgettable

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    “I love you.” “I loved you before I met you.” -Actual dialogue from Everything, Everything The two teenage leads of this typical Bubble Boy drama could make a great couple if only they had a script. J. Mills Goodloe’s screenplay, based on the best-selling novel by Nicola Yoon, gives them plenty to do, but nothing to say. Here are two …

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  • 19 May

    Movie Review: ‘Alien: Covenant’ Is Bloody, Intense & Thought-Provoking

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    As the sequel to Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, which was itself a prequel to Scott’s Alien, Alien: Covenant finally brings the familiar xenomorph monsters back to the big screen, but also with plenty of new ideas. In an age where most remakes and reboots tends to bank hard on nostalgia, Scott’s latest Alien picture attempts to do more than just present the …

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  • 18 May

    Trailer: Michael Jackson Biopic Is Creepy & Unnecessary

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    Release Date: May 29, 2017 Studio: Lifetime Director: Dianne Houston MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Navi, Chad L. Coleman, Sam Adegoke, Aidan Hanlon Smith, Taegen Burns, Michael Mourra, A. Russell Andrews, Isabella Hofman Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland is based on the best-selling book, Remember the Time: Protecting Michael Jackson in His Final Days, and told through the eyes of Jackson’s …

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  • 16 May

    Trailer: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Is Heavy on the War

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    Release date: July 14, 2017 Studio: 20th Century Fox Director: Matt Reeves MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller, Karin Konoval, Terry Notary In “War for the Planet of the Apes,” the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans …

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  • 16 May

    Movie Review: ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul’ Proves Long and Wimpy

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    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul is such a foul miscalculation of kid-friendly entertainment that it begins with a warning. The Heffley family enters into a family-fun restaurant packed with screaming babies, disgusting food, filthy playground equipment and dirty diapers flung everywhere from plates to ball pits. This is a world where the unlucky boy Greg Heffley (Jason …

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  • 15 May

    Is Natalie Portman Returning for ‘Thor: Ragnarok?’

    Natalie Portman Thor: Ragnarok MovieSpoon.com

    Ahhh, the fickle heart of a Norse god. When Chris Hemsworth first appeared as Thor in the movie of the same name in 2011, his character immediately fell for Natalie Portman‘s scientist Jane Foster. But then, poof! Jane Foster disappeared. At the end of Thor, Jane was looking for a way to reach Thor in Asgard. In the sequel Thor: The Dark World, …

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  • 12 May

    Movie Review: ‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’ Is a Loud and Lumbering Blockbuster

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    Guy Ritchie rarely makes boring films and begins King Arthur: Legend of the Sword with a swift kick to the usually dreary genre. He amps up everything in the opening fight sequence from the size of the armies, to the volume of the soundtrack, to the height of the elephants charging into combat. Mages throw incinerating balls of fire and …

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  • 11 May

    ‘Baywatch’ Red Band Trailer Features Steamy Zac Efron & Dwayne Johnson Smooch

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    Slow motion running. Women in bikinis. And…a kiss between Zac Efron and Dwayne Johnson? Believe it or not, these are the things that make up the new Baywatch. A red band trailer for the movie reboot of the popular television show is now out. The 1990s version of Baywatch was filled with gorgeous beach bodies and plenty of lifeguard action. It originally …

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  • 10 May

    Trailer: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is a Stylized Masterpiece

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    Release date: October 6, 2017 Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures Director: Denis Villeneuve MPAA Rating: N/A Screenwriters: Michael Green, Hampton Fancher Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto, Edward James Olmos Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer …

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  • 9 May

    ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ Blasts off in Opening Weekend

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    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 blasted onto the top of the revenue charts in its first weekend in U.S. theaters, capitalizing on the teasing week it spent enjoying a solid opening in foreign theaters. In its U.S. debut, the Marvel-based sci-fi thriller, played for laughs every step of the way, earned $145 million, adding to its international take of $282.6, …

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  • 8 May

    Watch: Adam Scott Hilariously Surprised by Childhood Idol Mark Hamill

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    When it comes to celebrity idolization, every kid who grew up in the 1970s and ’80s knew the ins and outs of their favorite Star Wars actors. Adam Scott was one of those kids. The Parks and Rec star just appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live and dished on his love of Mark Hamill. Little did he know he was in for a …

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