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Ha! Chris Hemsworth Thought Marvel Fired Him as Thor

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Would Marvel ever fire Chris Hemsworth from his role as Thor? Heck no! But there was a time when Hemsworth himself wondered if his job were on the line. Captain America: Civil War came out last year, and it was basically a new Avengers movie. Captain America, Iron Man, Scarlet Witch, Vision and more all made an appearance. However, Thor …

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‘Beauty and the Beast’ Has Record-Setting Opening Weekend – Move Over, Batman!

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It’s not very surprising that Disney’s new Beauty and the Beast had a great opening. What is surprising is just how great it was. Disney just released their live action version of the animated classic this weekend. But it sure isn’t taking long to rake in millions of bucks. In North America alone, the flick grossed $170 million in ticket sales. Combined with the rest …

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Movie Review: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Has More Beauty than Originality

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Beauty and the Beast is a new take on an animated classic! Read our movie review here: Disney has done a superb job at translating their lesser-animated movies The Jungle Book and Pete’s Dragon into fresh and vibrant remakes, but they’re playing with fire when tackling Beauty and the Beast. The original animated film is undeniably a Disney classic, having …

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Is ‘The Matrix’ Getting a Reboot? Sources Say YES!

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Lately, there have been a lot of reboots, sequels, prequels and more. Usually, they’re an attempt to cash in on the success of a previous movie. So we roll our eyes and begrudgingly head to the theater, where, despite our best attempts, we have a good time anyway. So how do we feel about The Matrix getting a reboot? Our first reaction …

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Elizabeth Debicki Never Thought She’d Be Marvel’s Newest Villain

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Ten years ago, many actors may have scoffed at being in a superhero film. Now, however, superhero flicks are a chance for actors to stretch their wings. Elizabeth Debicki is one of those who didn’t think Marvel was in her future. But now she finds herself starring in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Debicki, known for her roles in movies …

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Marvel’s Explanation for Jane Foster’s Absence in ‘Thor’ is Making Fans Angry

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Could Thor find love on planet Earth? Things were looking up for him and Jane Foster. But Natalie Portman ditched the Marvel franchise, so now what? We’ve known for a while that Portman’s character would not be appearing in Thor: Ragnarok. But now Marvel is changing its in-movie explanation for the disappearance. At first, they explained Portman’s absence by just saying Thor: …

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Disney Pulls ‘Beauty and the Beast’ from Malaysia over Gay Censorship

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Ever since Disney revealed they’d be making a live action Beauty and the Beast film, they’ve been making sure to modernize the story. After all, Belle is certainly no damsel in distress. However, one particular moment is causing a lot of controversy. The moment in question happens between Gaston and his manservant LeFou. According to director Bill Condon, LeFou (played …

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Is Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ a Flop? Finn Jones Comes to Netflix Show’s Defense

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We didn’t think it was possible for Marvel to make a flop. In fact, we were in denial that our favorite comic brand could ever screw up. But it’s looking like Iron Fist may be their first big failure. Iron Fist is Marvel’s newest Netflix collaboration. Following the likes of Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Daredevil, it seemed like it would be a sure hit. However, …

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Stan Lee Skips Big Apple Comic-Con for Health Reasons

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Does it even count as Comic-Con if Stan Lee isn’t there? The Marvel big shot didn’t end up attending the Big Apple Comic-Con this past weekend. Sure, it wasn’t the massive San Diego Comic-Con he had to bail on, but east coast fans are no doubt mourning the fact that Lee couldn’t make it. It’s especially worrisome that he had to …

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Movie Review: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Boasts B-Movie Thrills

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Kong: Skull Island is a monster of a movie! Read our movie review to get all the explosive action: Picture if you will a scene where a bearded John C. Reilly fights off pterodactyls with a Japanese sword. Now picture Samuel L. Jackson shooting a giant spider multiple times in the face with a pistol. Then picture King Kong slurping up …

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