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Dwayne Johnson: The Rock's Top 5 Movies to Stream Now

Dwayne Johnson: The Rock's Top 5 Movies to Stream Now

Dwayne Johnson, or The Rock as some of us will always know him, is awesome. Sorry, I am a fan. In this age of franchises and IP takeovers, he really is a throwback to the MOVIE STAR. How many actors or actresses can generate the type of excitement Dwayne Johnson can these days. From his […]

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Netflix Makes Deal for Robert B. Parker's Spenser with Mark Wahlberg

Netflix has made a deal to potentially produce a series of films based on Robert B. Parker's ex-boxer-turned-private-eye Spenser, Deadline reports. Parker wrote 40 novels starring the Boston-based, poetry-loving, wisecracking sleuth that were then adapted in the 1980s into a television series with Robert Urich and Avery Brooks. Interestingly, the film would adapt the novel Wonderland, one […]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 11

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on March 11: 1927- The first armored car robbery takes place, as […]

'Patriots Day' Is Boring, Self-Aggrandizing Drivel

Patriots Day takes one of the biggest modern tragedies and plays it up as an over the top pat on the back to a fictional character instead of real people. Title Patriots Day Director: Peter Berg Summary: An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston […]

Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Goes Big And To Space In Live Action Trailer

Call of Duty sure does to go big for its live action trailers, often bringing in big directors and actors to try and put out best live action trailers in the industry. This year is no different. This year's effort for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare comes from Lone Survivor and Battleship director Peter Berg, […]

Arrival Director Denis Villeneuve Would Tackle Dune … If He Could Get The Rights

From Alejandro Jodorowsky to Ridley Scott to Peter Berg, many directors have attempted to tackling Frank Herbert's Dune. And Arrival director Denis Villeneueve has added his name to that list. While talking to Variety (as spotted by The Playlist), Villeneuve said adapting Dune is a "longstanding dream," but added that it is "a long process […]

Battleship: Kitsch / Rihanna

Battleship: The Bleeding Cool Review

Peter Berg's board game adaptation offers explosions, epic CGI, and grid-based combat. But nobody has the perspicacity to say 'You sunk my battleship!'. Can it still rule the waves?

Battleship Featurette And "Moments Worth Paying For" Promo

There's a series of anti-piracy ads here in the UK that promote going to the pictures for the "moments worth paying for." The latest of these features some explodey and CG-heavy bits of Battleship – plus gawping looks at Taylor Kitsch and Rihanna as they in turn gawp at something off screen. It's nice to […]

Peter Berg Says He'll Do Hancock 2 After Lone Survivor

It was somewhat surprising, to me at least, that Peter Berg and Will Smith had been having recent sit-down chats about the future for Hancock, their super anti-hero. But I'll be even more surprised, I think, if and when I see cameras are rolling on a sequel. It already seems unlikely enough that they're even […]

Hancock 2 "Will Happen", Story Idea Comes From Will Smith

As well as the rush to adapt pretty much every caped character who graced the four-colour page into a big screen franchise, the last ten years have also seen an incredible amount of movies based on original superheroes. The most expensive, and highest profile, I believe, was Hancock, Peter Berg's super-powered Will Smith vehicle from […]