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Deadpool Punches Its Way To February Box Office Records

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Well, word is out by now that Deadpool, featuring Ryan Reynolds, was expected to do well at the box office in its release weekend, but went ahead and smashed box office records, anyway. The irreverent and raunchy, action-packed film about a disfigured, bitter, but funny superhero clobbered the release record for a February weekend, pulling in $135 million over three …

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‘The 33’ Delivers Satisfying Drama Without All the Hollywood Hype

The 33

If you need a break from gratuitous movie-making – from hyped up sci-fi, super-spies, super- villains and disappointing comedies – you might want to take a look at The 33, where the drama is both gripping and organic and where the heroes are simply men who dig holes in the ground with massive drills. Nobody shoots a gun, dashes away …

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Voice of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck Passed Away at 63

Bugs Bunny Joe Alaskey

Voice actor Joe Alaskey, who brought life to characters like Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, passed away on February 3, 2016, at the age of 63. Alaskey replaced Mel Blanc, the previous voice of the famous Looney Toons, after Blanc’s death in 1989. Though Bugs and Daffy are his most famous characters, Alaskey voiced many other lovable characters. Other favorites include Yosemite …

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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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‘Star Wars’ Beats ‘Avatar’ And Becomes Biggest Film In History!

Been A long Time: Han Solo & Friends

The galaxy has spoken – Star Wars: The Force Awakens has sailed past Avatar to become the biggest film in domestic box office history. This comes nearly 40 years after the debut of first Star Wars film back in 1977. On Wednesday The Force Awakens overtook the $760.5 million record held James Cameron’s Avatar and grossed a domestic total of $764.4 million. What is even more remarkable, is that it only took the …

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Watch: ‘Transformers’ Trailer Re-Imagined As 1950s B-Movie Horror Flick

Michael Bay Transformers 1950s Movie Spoon

Today we’re giving props (big time) to Mashable for this re-imagined Transformers trailer. Have you ever asked yourself, what if Transformers, from director Michael Bay, came out in the 1950s as a classic monster movie? Well, today we have a brand-new (old school) Transformers trailer straight from 1955 so you’ll never have to wonder again! “Not since the atom bomb have you …

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Star Wars Just Broke The $1 Billion Dollar Box Office Barrier In Record Time!

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This is just in from Associated Press…”Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has just reached $1 billion at the box office, achieving the milestone in record-setting speed! The Walt Disney Co. said “The Force Awakens” crossed the billion-dollar mark Sunday, accomplishing the feat in just 12 days. The previous movie to reach $1 billion the fastest was Universal’s “Jurassic World,” which …

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