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DeadPool Cuts Through A Crowded Field Of 2016 Superhero Movies

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2016 is looking to be a crowded year for superhero movies with the inclusion of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Captain America: Civil War and X-Men: Apocalypse among others. I’m positive they’ll all be at the very least decent action romps, but only about as much they’ve ever been in their respective franchises. With all these films sticking close …

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Huge Release Weekend Is Upon Us

One of the biggest movie release weekends of the year is upon us with at least 15 big-budget releases set to open February 12. The leader of the pack is Deadpool, the story of a terminally ill special forces operative Wade Wilson, who is turned into a superhero – except that the greatest feature that will concern movie-goers is his …

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Box Office Blizzard: Leonardo and ‘The Revenant’ Snowball Star Wars To Lead Weekend Receipts

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Leonardo DiCaprio vehicle The Revenant snowballed past Star Wars on its way into first place in domestic box office sales over the snowy winter weekend, taking in a cool $16 million, while notching $33.8 million in international sales. That topped $14.3 million on the home front netted by for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which took in $23.3 million in theaters outside …

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Director Duel: J.J. Abrams And George Lucas Battle In Head To Head Matchup!

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For our George Lucas – J.J. Abrams director matchup we’ve graded them each on five categories: Script Writing, Comedic Flair, Action Sequences, Casting/Actors and “The Big Picture.” Read below to see who scored the best! When it comes to a head to head battle of the directors, there is no question that a J.J. Abrams bout versus Star Wars creator …

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Remembered: My Personal Bond With Alan Rickman And Professor Severus Snape

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In 2001, I personally discovered Alan Rickman. As sadly confessional as that sounds, I like to think that I discovered this un-known gem of an actor, although he obviously had some stage credits behind him. This was like my discovery of Liam Neesan after the release of Schindler’s List. I instantly figured I was the one who really discovered him …

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‘Gods of Egypt’ Director, Lionsgate Apologize For White Cast

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The makers of the forthcoming film “Gods of Egypt” apologized for showcasing a predominantly white cast amid criticism over lack of diversity in a film based on Egyptian mythology. The fantasy epic, slated for release in February, stars Scotsman Gerard Butler of “300” fame and Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, best known as Jaime Lannister on “Game of Thrones,” as warring …

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