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December, 2016

  • 5 December

    Trailer: ‘The Mummy’ is Action-Packed, but That’s about It

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    Release date: June 9, 2017 Studio: Universal Pictures Director: Alex Kurtzman MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, Russell Crowe Tom Cruise headlines a spectacular, all-new cinematic version of the legend that has fascinated cultures all over the world since the dawn of civilization: “The Mummy.” Thought safely entombed in a crypt …

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  • 5 December

    Watch: Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ Renewed for Cool Second Season

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    Marvel’s newest Netflix series Luke Cage has barely been out for two months, but fans have been amped for the show from the get-go. Mostly, Luke Cage has lived up to high expectations, which makes the news that it’s been renewed for a second season an extra special surprise. Luke Cage follows the story of, well, Luke Cage, a former convict who developed super-strength …

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  • 5 December

    Trailer: Baby Groot is Trouble in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer MovieSpoon.com

    Release date: May 5, 2017 (3D/2D theaters and IMAX) Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Marvel Studios Director: James Gunn MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Sean Gunn, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Kurt Russell, Sylvester Stallone Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel’s “Guardians of the …

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  • 2 December

    Trailer: ‘The Mummy’ Teaser Brings New Monsters with Tom Cruise

    The Mummy Teaser Trailer MovieSpoon.com

    Release date: June 9, 2017 Studio: Universal Pictures Director: Alex Kurtzman MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, Russell Crowe Tom Cruise headlines a spectacular, all-new cinematic version of the legend that has fascinated cultures all over the world since the dawn of civilization: “The Mummy.” Thought safely entombed in a crypt …

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  • 2 December

    7 Gift-Worthy Titles on Netflix this December Including ‘Captain America: Civil War’

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    December brings with it a time of gift giving and spending time inside where it’s warm. Or at least it would be if you didn’t spend so much time shopping for Christmas presents and shoveling the snow. You can rest easy, however, knowing that Netflix will be there when you’re stressed and exhausted from the holiday season. Here are seven …

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  • 2 December

    Movie Review: ‘Moana’ Sings and Sails with Adventurous Animation

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    Read our Moana movie review to get the full scoop on Disney’s newest animated hit: It has been exactly a week since I saw Moana and the musical number “You’re Welcome” is still stuck in my head. I don’t remember it being a particularly great song at the time, sung by Dwayne Johnson who wasn’t exactly born to sing. But here I …

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  • 1 December

    Trailer: Dev Patel Searches for Home in ‘Lion’

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    Release date: November 25, 2016 (limited) Studio: The Weinstein Company Director: Garth Davis MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for thematic material and some sensuality) Starring: Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman Adapted from the non-fiction book “A Long Way Home” by Saroo Brierley. Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from …

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  • 1 December

    Why Is Chris Pratt Cropping Jennifer Lawrence out of All His Photos?

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    Everybody loves Jennifer Lawrence, right? Wrong! Apparently her Passengers co-star Chris Pratt has had enough of her, because he keeps cropping her out of all his Instagram photos. This is probably just some friendly teasing (what would we expect from the guy whose Instagram bio says “I use my twitter for jokes mostly. But I use my Instagram for deeper more meaningful stuff …

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November, 2016

  • 30 November

    ‘Moana’ Out-Muscles ‘Fantastic Beasts’ in Weekend Revenue Race

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    Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them had another bountiful week at U.S. theaters – with a take of $45.1 million – but the latest from the world of witches and wizards was muscled out of the No. 1 slot with the release of Disney animation Moana, starring Dwayne Johnson as the ripped shapeshifting demi-god Maui. Moana took in $55.5 …

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  • 23 November

    Trailer: Martin Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ Lands Andrew Garfield in Feudal Japan

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    Release date: December 23, 2016 (limited; wide: Jan. 2017) Studio: Paramount Pictures Director: Martin Scorsese MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Andrew Garfield, Liam Neeson, Adam Driver, Tadanobu Asano, Issey Ogata, Ciaran Hinds, Yosuke Kubozuka, Yoshi Oida The drama, based on the Shusaku Endo novel, is set in the 17th century as two Jesuit priests face violence and persecution when they travel …

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  • 23 November

    Sony Developing Movie Called ‘Love in the Time of Dick Pics’ – For Real

    Love in the Time of Dick Pics Sony MovieSpoon.com

    We’ve heard the myths. We’ve seen them ourselves. We’ve all been affected by the unnecessary annoyance of the famed “dick pic” in one way or another. As if dating isn’t complicated enough, now we’ve got to add smartphones to the mix where it’s all too easy to send an unsolicited nude. Sony has apparently found this concept really interesting because they …

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  • 22 November

    23 Coolest Star Wars Aliens from Every Movie – Including Rogue One!

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    A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, we got to encounter some of the coolest, weirdest creatures in the Star Wars universe. Lucky for us, the stories that have captured fans’ imaginations like no other have continued into the present day with movies like Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Sure, the lead …

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  • 22 November

    Amber Heard Sued for $10M for Destroying ‘London Fields’ Movie

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    It’s definitely not uncommon for filmmakers to get into disagreements over which route a movie will take, but rarely does it get so bad that lawsuits start to overwhelm the finished product. Unfortunately for London Fields, it’s going nowhere fast thanks to controversy with leading actress Amber Heard and director Matthew Cullen. London Fields was supposed to be a hit at the Toronto …

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  • 21 November

    James Gunn Reveals the Funniest Character in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

    James Gunn Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 MovieSpoon.com

    The first Guardians of the Galaxy movie was a hoot thanks to hilarious characters like Peter Quill, Groot and Rocket Raccoon. Naturally, we have high expectations for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 to be just as witty. Director James Gunn has just revealed that (no surprises here) there are going to be some greatly humorous moments in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, …

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  • 21 November

    ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Lands at #1 with $75 Million Weekend

    Fantastic Beasts Box Office MovieSpoon.com

    J.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them scalded the competition over the weekend in U.S. theaters, earning a solid $75 million (right on the nose) in domestic theaters and raking in $143.3 million in international theaters. That gave the post-Harry Potter startup a healthy $218.3 million take Thursday through Sunday, allowing Warner Bros. to turn a profit in …

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