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"The Equalizer": Queen Latifah Set to Star, EP CBS Series Reboot Pilot

Queen Latifah is a one-woman force to be reckoned with, going from "Under the Sea" in ABC's The Little Mermaid Live! to serving as lead in CBS' The Equalizer television reboot. The project has received a pilot order from the network, with Latifah also executive producing. The original 1985 CBS television series starred Edward Woodward […]

Joel Cohen's 'Macbeth' May Star Frances McDormand, Denzel Washington

Every so often, an adaptation of a Shakespeare work comes along that leaves us questioning the decision making, but also cheering in delight. The most recent example would have to be the gender-swapped The Tempest starring Dame Helen Mirren, but this next one sounds even more awesome. Joel Cohen is reportedly working on a version of the-play-that-must-not-be-named […]

NBC Orders Pilot Script for Jeffrey Deaver's 'The Bone Collector' Series Adapt

Author Jeffery Deaver's Lincoln Rhyme book series is being adapted for television, with NBC giving a premium script commitment for a series based on Deaver's bestselling 1997 mystery/thriller The Bone Collector. Writers VJ Boyd and Mark Bianculli (Justified, S.W.A.T.) spearhead the project, with Universal Television and Sony Pictures Television producing in association with Universal Television's Keshet Studios (The Baker and […]

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Equalizer 2 Gets a Brutal But Awesome First Trailer

Equalizer 2 has seen its first trailer released, and it is a glorious mix of Denzel Washington one-liners and uber-violence. Robert McCall is back and serving out the type of justice only he, Liam Neeson, and John Wick can dole out. Denzel Washington returns to one of his signature roles in the first sequel of […]

'Fences' Review: Denzel Washington Solid But Viola Davis Steals The Film

Denzel Washington's passion project shows that when he has a vision, he is willing to take the long road if it means getting it right. Fences is a powerful and brilliantly acted film adaptation of the late playwright August Wilson's stage production about an African-American family living in Pittsburgh in the mid-1950s.

'Fences' Stumbles From Lack Of Understanding Of What "Adapting" Means

Fences has sharp dialogue and excellent performances but it's shot like a play not a movie. Title: Fences Director: Denzel Washington Summary: An African-American father struggles with race relations in the United States while trying to raise is family in the 1950's and coming to terms with the events of his life. There are a […]

Fences' Second Trailer Asks The Hard Questions

Fences thus far is looking very good. It looks like it is sporting a pair of killer performances from Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. The first trailer was well done, not showing much about the story, but asking tough questions. The second stays in the vein, with themes such as the sacrafice of being an […]

Chris Pratt Science May Need Help In Latest Magnificent Seven Featurette

A new featurette has been released for the Magnificent Seven featuring Chris Pratt, Vincent D'Onofrio, Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo and director Antoine Fuqua talking about the camaraderie between the seven and how quickly it came together. Now I can't say much about Chris Pratt's knowledge of science or temperature… but I can say […]

3 Clips From The Magnificent Seven

We have three clips for the new film The Magnificent Seven. The remake of the 1960 western classic stars Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and Vincent D'Onofrio. It tells the tale of seven gunmen who come together to help save a small town about to be overrun by a crooked industrialist. The original film […]

Meet Sam Chisolm The Bounty Hunter… He's The Man

And we get to the final member of the Magnificent Seven, Sam Chisolm the Bounty Hunter. Denzel Washington plays the warrant officer from Witchita. Kansas who he describes as a master with his weapon, he's courageous and he's the man. Director Antoine Fuqua says the journey begins with Chisolm. Magnificent Seven opens on September 23rd.

Meet Josh Faraday The Gambler… He's A Bit Of A Trickster

As we get near the end of the seven, we get to Chris Pratt's character of Josh Faraday the Gambler. This sixth featurette for the film introduces us to the trickster of the group. A guy who prefers drinking and women to fighting… but is deadly when he has to be. Pratt seems to bring […]

The Magnificent Seven Teaser Takes Aim

In the first teaser for MGM and Sony's upcoming remake of The Magnificent Seven, Denzel Washington tries to convince Chris Pratt to join his crusade to save a town from raiding cowboys. Presumably, he gets five others to join as well seeing as the subsequent clips reveal stars like Ethan Hawke and Vincent D'Onofrio getting […]

New Clip And Featurette For The Equalizer

We've got a new clip and featurette for the new Denzel Washington film The Equalizer. The movie is directed by Antoine Fuqua and also stars Marton Csokas, Chloë Grace Moretz, David Harbour, Bill Pullman and Melissa Leo. It hits theaters September 26th. [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube]

The Equalizer TV Spot Features New Eminem Song

A new TV spot for the upcoming Denzel Washington reboot of The Equalizer has been released and it features a new song by Eminem called Guts Over Fear. This trailer gives us a pretty good feel for the movie in that Washington is hiding out in a 'normal' life… which involves working at a hardware […]