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L-R: Ryan Gosling making selfies at The Nice Guys' photocall during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival at the Palais des Festivals on May 15, 2016 in Cannes. Editorial credit: Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com | Writer/director Leigh Whannell at the world premiere of his movie Insidious Chapter 3 at the TCL Chinese Theatre, Hollywood. Editorial credit: Jaguar PS / Shutterstock.com

Universal & Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Taking the sting out a bit of the Halloween Kills delay news, Universal and Blumhouse are bringing in The Invisible Man director Leigh Whannell in to direct yet another reimagining of a Universal Monsters character. The Wolfman will star Ryan Gosling, and will be produced by Blumhouse head Jason Blum. Whannell will write a treatment […]

"Halloween Kills" Actor Says It's the Nastiest Film Yet

Halloween Kills Teased More By John Carpenter and David Gordon Green

Halloween Kills is now delayed one year until October 16th, 2021. I would have expected that we were going to see a trailer in the next couple weeks, around when SDCC would have been taking place, but who knows at this point. So little from the film has been seen; it is kind of exciting […]

Halloween Kills Delayed A Year, Forever Purge, More Delayed As Well

Halloween Kills Delayed A Year, Forever Purge, More Delayed As Well

Well, now this officially sucks. Halloween Kills has been delayed a year to October 15th, 2021, also moving the third film in the trilogy Halloween Ends to a year back as well to October 14th, 2022. This ends the drama around when we may start seeing the ramp-up in promotion for the film as well. […]

Colin Trevorrow attends the Focus Features presentation at Caesars Palace during CinemaCon on March 29, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Jurassic World: Colin Trevorrow Grateful for Production Resuming

Director Colin Trevorrow has a lot to be thankful for as Jurassic World: Dominion is one of the first major productions to resume filming. As the third film of the World trilogy and sixth in the Jurassic franchise, Dominion bridges the primary core casts of the 1993 and the 2015 movies. Trevorrow spoke with Empire […]

Three Recent Shocking Movie Deaths We Still Aren't Over

3 Recent Shocking Film Deaths We Still Aren't Over

There have been plenty of times we were in a theater or even sitting in our living room and jumped in shock when a character bit the dust. Some will say they always see it coming, or even that the filmmakers didn't do it for the right reasons. But at that moment, when a character […]

October 11, 2019: 52st Sitges Film Festival - Photo call of Sam Neill. Editorial credit: Luis Javier Villalba / Shutterstock.com

Jurassic World: Dominion – Sam Neill Promises Meaningful Appearances

One of the most underwhelming aspects of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) was the appearance or lack thereof from Jeff Goldblum, who reprised his role as Dr. Ian Malcolm. All his scenes took place at a hearing almost regurgitating word-for-word his misgivings he had when John Hammond (Richard Attenborough) opened his attraction Jurassic Park but […]

Back to the Future: Bob Gale, Harry Keramidas Test Popular Fan Theory

Back to the Future: Bob Gale, Harry Keramidas Test Popular Fan Theory

There's no question Back to the Future remains ironically one of the most culturally relevant and timeless tales in pop culture. When director Robert Zemeckis and screenwriter Bob Gale auditioned actors for the lead role of Marty McFly, they originally wanted Michael J. Fox. Still, the actor couldn't commit due to his obligation to the […]

Reunited Apart: Actors Recite Famous Lines in John Hughes Tribute

Reunited Apart: Actors Recite Famous Lines in John Hughes Tribute

On the most recent episode of Josh Gad's web series Reunited Apart, the host reunited the cast of Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), which was written and directed by John Hughes. For many who grew up in the 1980s, his films provided the direct window of adolescence, not to mention the acting careers he helped […]

Halloween Nanoforce Figures Coming To Fright-Rags In September

Halloween's Jamie Lee Curtis: If Michael Can Wear A Mask, So Can You

Halloween franchise icon Jamie Lee Curtis has a message for not only the residents of L.A County, but the country and world itself. If Michael Myers can wear a mask, so can you. The star took to Twitter to share the message and pic of herself wearing a mask. "One person I am thinking about […]

October 11, 2019: 52st Sitges Film Festival - Photo call of Sam Neill. Editorial credit: Luis Javier Villalba / Shutterstock.com

Jurassic World: Dominion – Sam Neill "Excited" Production is Resuming

It's been a long 27 years since Sam Neill, Laura Dern, and Jeff Goldblum last shared the screen together for Steven Spielberg's Jurassic Park (1993). Since director Colin Trevorrow's announcement for the Park reunion for the sixth film of the franchise in Jurassic World: Dominion, anticipation continues to mount despite the delay due to the […]

Scott Pilgrim: Cast Reunited for 10th Anniversary Script Read

Scott Pilgrim: Cast Reunited for 10th Anniversary Script Read

The cast of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World reunited remotely in May for a script read-through of the Edgar Wright classic based on the Bryan Lee O'Malley comics for charity, according to Entertainment Weekly. The participants for the reading were Michael Cera (Scott Pilgrim), Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Ramona Flowers), Ellen Wong (Knives Chau), Mark Webber […]

Gladiator: Russell Crowe Reflects How Ridley Scott Sold Film to Him

Gladiator: Russell Crowe Reflects How Ridley Scott Sold Film to Him

When people think of the 2000 Ridley Scott film Gladiator, they remember how it helped solidify Russell Crowe as a bonafide star in Hollywood. The actor appeared on the June 24th Tonight Show to talk about its humble beginnings before it churned into his Oscar-winning performance. "Gladiator was a unique experience because the script that […]

Elizabeth Banks Cast As Ms. Frizzle In The Magic School Bus Film

Elizabeth Banks will star in the new live action The Magic School Bus film. She will also produce, along with with Max Handelman for Brownstone Productions, as well as Scholastic Entertainment's president and chief strategy officer Iole Lucchese and senior VP and general manager Caitlin Friedman, and Marc Platt and Adam Siegel for Marc Platt […]

Jurassic World: Dominion Adds Campbell Scott As Dodgson

Jurassic World: Dominion Adds Campbell Scott As Dodgson

Jurassic World: Dominion is ramping back up production, and part of that is making additions to the cast. One such addition is Campbell Scott. What is interesting to Jurassic fans is who he will be playing. One of the most iconic characters from the original Jurassic Park film for all the wrong reasons, Scott will […]

Hateful Eight: Proposed iPhone Release Irks Quentin Tarantino

Hateful Eight: Proposed iPhone Release Irks Quentin Tarantino

Universal Studios' exec Jeff Shell done more than his share of ruffling feathers within the entertainment industry. Following the release of the animated feature Trolls: World Tour straight to VOD, Shell suggested the practice to bypass or simultaneous releases with movie theaters could soon become the norm even after the quarantine. Universal recently followed through […]

Twister Reboot, Or Reimagining, Is On The Way At Universal

Twister Reboot, Or Reimagining, Is On The Way At Universal

Twister may be returning to theaters, just not like the classics that are there now. No, this will be as a reboot/reimagining over at Universal. Top Gun: Maverick director Joseph Kosinski is circling the project, with Hollywood mega-producer Frank Marshall executive producing and the team meeting with writers. The original 1996 film was a huge […]

Director M. Night Shyamalan at the Fox Winter TCA 2015 All-Star Party at the Langham Huntington Hotel, Pasadena. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com

M. Night Shyamalan Casts Three More in His Next Universal FIlm

M. Night Shyamalan has three more joining the main cast of his next film. Nothing is known about the project, other than who is going to be in it. Today he added Abbey Lee (Lovecraft Country), Nikki Amuka- Bird (Mad Max: Fury Road), and Ken Leung (Star Wars) to a cast that already includes Eliza […]

"F9": Vin Diesel Teases "a Big Surprise" That "Is so Awesome"

AMC CEO Doubles Down On Universal Ban: "They Changed The Status Quo"

AMC CEO Adam Aron is having an interesting 24 hours. After last night's debacle by saying that the chain wouldn't require moviegoers to wear masks for fear of "wading into a political debate," they changed tunes today and reversed that decision. Now, in an interview with CNN Business, Aron is reigniting the feud with Universal […]

L-R: Pete Davidson arrives for the Netflix 'The Dirt' Premiere on March 18, 2019 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com | Colin Jost at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals at the Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA. Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com

Pete Davidson, Colin Jost Headline New Comedy Worst Man

Two SNL performers will headline a new comedy titled Worst Man. Pete Davidson, currently starring in The King of Staten Island, and Weekend Update host Colin Jost will star in the film. Lorne Michaels will produce the film, which for now has no director. This will be one of the first big projects for the […]

Candyman hits theaters in September.

Candyman Director Nia DaCosta Shares Deeply Affecting Short

Candyman director Nia DaCosta posted a chilling teaser for the film today on her Twitter page. The short was made with puppets and uses the short to juxtapose the events of the movie with what is going on in the world today. "CANDYMAN, at the intersection of white violence and black pain, is about unwilling martyrs. […]