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Movie Review: The Magic and Meandering of ‘Fantastic Beasts’

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Does Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them capture the magic of Harry Potter? Read our movie review to find out: One of the aspects that always bothered me about Harry Potter was how much of the focus was on the wizardry school of Hogwarts. No matter the dire situation or high amount of danger threatening the heroes, everything comes …

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Watch: Eddie Redmayne Defends Hufflepuff in Awesome PSA

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Which Harry Potter house gets the least amount of love? You’d think it would be Slytherin, with the high amount of dark wizards who tend to get sorted there, but it’s actually Hufflepuff that often gets the short end of the stick. Thankfully, Eddie Redmayne is here to fix that. For those of you who aren’t Harry Potter fans, what’s …

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Carrie Fisher & Harrison Ford Had an ‘INTENSE’ Affair During ‘Star Wars!’

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Everybody knows Princess Leia and Han Solo had the hots for each other, but it turns out their respective actors did, too. Carrie Fisher has recently revealed that she and co-star Harrison Ford were crushing hard on each other while filming the original Star Wars trilogy, and they weren’t afraid to act on their feelings. In an interview with People Magazine, Carrie …

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Miyazaki’s ‘Spirited Away’ to Make US Theatrical Debut for 15th Anniversary

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One of the most successful Japanese movies of all time is making a first-time appearance in US theaters. Hayao Miyazaki‘s cult animated film Spirited Away is celebrating its 15th anniversary by getting a 400-theater, 2-night release. Spirited Away gained universal acclaim when it was released in 2001, with critics as well as fans going crazy over the stunning visuals and gorgeous storytelling. …

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‘Doctor Strange’ Nears Impressive $500M Worldwide Gross

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The Sorcerer Supreme continues to reign at the box office as Doctor Strange surpasses $150 million in the United States. This past weekend, it earned an additional $43 million, dropping just 49% from its opening weekend. Though that sounds like a big drop, that’s actually pretty great for the newest Marvel flick. In comparison, The Avengers, one of the highest grossing Marvel movies, …

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5 Mel Gibson Directed Movies to Watch Now – Including ‘Hacksaw Ridge’

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Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that Mel Gibson has at least one redeemable quality–he directs great movies. His latest film Hacksaw Ridge has been a success with the critics despite having a mediocre opening weekend at the box office. Right now, it’s got an 86% critic approval rating on RottenTomatoes.com and a 96% fan approval rating. Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw …

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Eddie Redmayne Auditioned to Play Kylo Ren & It Was a Disaster

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We love you, Eddie Redmayne, but this is one casting decision we’re pretty glad didn’t work in your favor. The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them star revealed he auditioned for the villainous role of Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but he wound up being a huge flop. “I was going for, I think, Adam Driver. They gave me …

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The Hype for ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Begins

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We’re just over a month away from the premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and that means it’s time to wallow in all the incredible promotional materials coming out. First up, there’s a new thirty-second TV spot titled “Together.” Though there isn’t a ton of new footage that wasn’t already visible in the full-length trailers for Rogue One, there are some …

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