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Movie Review: ‘Alien: Covenant’ Is Bloody, Intense & Thought-Provoking

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As the sequel to Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, which was itself a prequel to Scott’s Alien, Alien: Covenant finally brings the familiar xenomorph monsters back to the big screen, but also with plenty of new ideas. In an age where most remakes and reboots tends to bank hard on nostalgia, Scott’s latest Alien picture attempts to do more than just present the …

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Trailer: ‘Alien: Covenant’ is More Brutal than Ever

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Release date: May 19, 2017 Studio: 20th Century Fox Director: Ridley Scott MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demian Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollet, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England, Benjamin Rigby, Noomi Rapace, James Franco Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with “Alien: Covenant,” a new chapter in his …

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Movie Review: ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Succeeds With Video Game Action, Not Story

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Video game movies tend to have a huge disconnect with general audiences not familiar with the source material. Assassin’s Creed continues the tradition with a story that is confusing, dreary and devoid of drama or excitement, even when armed with acting heavyweights Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard and Jeremy Irons. I’m sure that Ubisoft’s involvement as a video game company developing …

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Trailer: ‘Assassin’s Creed’ is Insanely Stunt-Packed

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Release date: December 21, 2016 Studio: 20th Century Fox, Ubisoft Motion Pictures, New Regency Director: Justin Kurzel MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for intense sequences of violence and action, thematic elements and brief strong language) Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson, Khalid Abdalla, Michael K. Williams Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) …

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Movie Review: ‘The Light Between Oceans’ Runs Shallow and Dim

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Is The Light Between Oceans worth the emotional trauma? This movie review will give you the details: What should have been a mildly soapy tearjerker turned into a depressingly cruel picture that made me want to bolt right out of my seat. The Light Between Oceans places emotionally damaged people in tough situations where the fate of a child has to be …

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Sigourney Weaver Reveals Exciting ‘Alien 5’ News–There’s a New Timeline!

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Aliens are taking over the world! Well, not quite, but they have made quite an impact in movies. In a recent interview, Sigourney Weaver dropped some information on the newest installment of the Alien franchise, Alien 5. Fans of the Alien series know that there are five total films set in the film’s universe (not counting the Alien vs. Predator spin-offs) with two more in the …

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‘Assassin’s Creed’: Better Without Kanye?

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What are the first words that come to mind when thinking about Kanye West? Usually things like arrogant, self-absorbed, in love with himself and a slew of far worse things. What about things like assassin, deadly, Spanish Inquisition, etcetera? Not really in the rapper’s wheelhouse. Which is why many people were left scratching their heads after seeing the first trailer …

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Trailer: ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Sends Michael Fassbender To Fight The Past

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Release date: December 21, 2016 Studio: 20th Century Fox, Ubisoft Motion Pictures, New Regency Director: Justin Kurzel MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson, Khalid Abdalla, Michael K. Williams Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers …

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Trailer: Wolverine Unleashed In Final ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Preview

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Release date: May 27, 2016 Studio: 20th Century Fox Director: Bryan Singer MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac, Nicholas Hoult, Rose Byrne, Tye Sheridan, Sophie Turner, Olivia Munn, Lucas Till, Evan Peters, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Alexandra Shipp, Josh Helman, Lana Condor, Ben Hardy Following the critically acclaimed global smash hit “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” director Bryan Singer returns with “X-Men: Apocalypse.” Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshipped …

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