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3 Essentials We Need in Spiral: From the Book of Saw
Credit Lionsgate This is looking more and more like a return to the first film, more of a thriller/detective story, and that is awesome That first film is stained a little by what came after, but it was one of the better crime thrillers in the 2000s Sure, I don't blame them for the direction they[...]
The Virtuoso Dir Nick Stagliano on Anthony Hopkins, Film’s Good Luck
The story behind making the Lionsgate film is almost as intriguing as the feature itself I spoke to the director about the persistence it took not only landing the now two-time Oscar winner Sir Anthony Hopkins but also working with stars Anson Mount and Abbie Cornish, the three years it took making the film, and[...]
Spiral: From The Book Of SAW Debuts New Clip W/ Samuel L. Jackson
Credit Lionsgate This is looking more and more like a return to the first film, more of a thriller/detective story, and that is awesome That first film is stained a little by what came after, but it was one of the better crime thrillers in the 2000s Sure, I don't blame them for the direction they[...]
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Lionsgate Television chairman Kevin Beggs was definitely in a talking mood today Earlier today, Beggs offered some interesting details on the long-in-development "John Wick" prequel spinoff series The Continental– including the show's focus, its 90-minute "events" structure, if Keanu Reeves would make an appearance, and more But it didn't stop there, with the studio head[...]
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Speaking of projects that have been in the "talked about" stage for some time now, Lionsgate Television chairman Kevin Beggs has some serious intel to share about the long-in-development "John Wick" prequel spinoff series The Continental It's been a little more than three years since it was announced that STARZ had acquired the series, and now[...]
Janina Gavankar Joins the Cast of Borderlands
Lionsgate is looking for a big franchise to help move the studio in the right direction, even more so now that they aren't distributing the next two Knives Out movies, and this one could be it if it works We got another casting announcement today; according to Deadline, Janina Gavankar has joined the cast as Knoxx,[...]
The Freak Brothers Welcomes Andrea Savage, La La Anthony & Lionsgate
Not only are Andrea Savage (I'm Sorry), La La Anthony (Power), rapper ScHoolboy Q, and Phil LaMarr (Futurama) joining the series, but also Lionsgate is now on board as a producer to help the series find a home as well as handle global distribution. Savage voices Harper, a no-nonsense tech badass who undoubtedly wears the pants[...]
Giveaway: Barb & Star Go To Vista Del Mar On Blu-Ray
Lionsgate has provided us a chance to give away a couple of copies of the film as it was released back on March 26th, so if you haven't gotten a copy of this yet, this is your chance What do you need to do to win this? In order for a chance to win, it[...]
Netflix Buys the Rights to Knives Out 2 and Knives Out 3 For $450M
Credit: Lionsgate Star Daniel Craig is set to return as Benoit Blanc, but he's going to be the only returning cast member at the moment, as far as we know Johnson is also set to continue directing and writing the series as they make the jump to streaming This is another big franchise series for Netflix on[...]
Cowboy Bebop | Behind the Scenes | Netflix
Do you think Lionsgate really cares about how accurate their portrayal of Naruto is when the fans will buy tickets out of curiosity either way? Spoiler alert: they really don't care as long as many people as possible are buying tickets Adaptations are a tricky beast, and when they're right they hit so well…but when[...]
Adverse: Director Brian Metcalf on His Personal Experience Behind Film
Image courtesy of Lionsgate How Nicholas and Rourke Shine in Adverse Much of the film blends Ethan searching for any kind of normal to lean on his life as he struggles to find balance Nicholas has a raw organic intensity from within as almost nothing he does throughout the film worked in his favor He has to[...]
Andrew Keegan attends "Living Among Us" Los Angeles Premiere at Laemmle's Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre, Los Angeles, CA on February 1, 2018
I spoke with the actor about his role as Jan, working with co-star Mickey Rourke, and how the entertainment industry changed since he began 30 years ago. Image courtesy of Lionsgate The Opportunity Presented in Adverse "Brain and I stay in touch," Keegan said "It was a good discussion with Brian about getting darker and deeper[...]
Adverse: Director Brian Metcalf on His Personal Experience Behind Film
Image courtesy of Lionsgate Admittedly Nicholas took the role in Adverse, wanting to shed some of his comedic reputation he's better known for, like the American Pie franchise "Drama is more of my forte, even though I'm more known in the comedic world back, you know, years and years ago when I started," he said[...]