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Aubrey Plaza To Voice Internet Sensation Grumpy Cat In Lifetime Christmas Movie

September 18th, 2014 11:13pm EDT
Aubrey Plaza
Aubrey Plaza is set to voice internet sensationGrumpy Cat in an upcoming Lifetime set to air this holiday season.

The Parks and Recreation actress has signed on to voice the cat in "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever," about a pet store cat that no one wants until 12-year-old Chrystal (Megan Charpentier) meets her and finds that she can hear the cat talk.

The two then embark on a Christmas adventure that involves some evil dognappers.

"SpongeBob SquarePants" writer/director Tim Hill penned the script with Jeff Morris, and Hill directs.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the TV movie wi...
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J.J. Abrams & Zach Snyder Bring Gotham City To A Galaxy Far, Far Away

September 18th, 2014 5:01pm EDT
Star Wars Episode VII
J.J. Abrams' production company, Bad Robot, released a 36-second teaser for the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode VII" on Thursday, but it's not what you think.

The video is a single shot of Han Solo's spaceship the Millennium Falcon, and as the camera moves in along the cockpit-side of the ship, it stops on something that looks really familiar.

That something happens to be the Batmobile, aka "the Tumbler" from Christopher Nolan's "Dark Knight" trilogy.

Abrams, of course, created the video as a response to director Zack Snyder, who is helming the next Batman film, "Batman v Superman: Dawn of ...
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Director Confirms No 'Magic Mike' Sequel For Matthew McConaughey

September 18th, 2014 2:05pm EDT
Director Confirms No 'Magic Mike' Sequel For Matthew McConaughey
According to Director Gregory Jacobs, Matthew McConaughey will not be bringing his shirtless self back to the set of the new "Magic Mike" sequel, "Magic Mike XXL."

That readers, is a darn shame!

Jacobs confirmed to IndieWire that the second Magic Mike movie will have returning actors Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Alex Pettyfer and Matt Bomer reprising their roles.

Since McConaughey won an Oscar for "Dallas Buyers Club," word was that he would not return to film a sequel to the wildly popular "Magic Mike." McConaughey, who was the type of actor who defied convention for many years, rep...
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Interview: Saluting The Work Of 'Fort Bliss' Star Michelle Monaghan

September 18th, 2014 11:40am EDT
Interview: Saluting The Work Of 'Fort Bliss' Star Michelle Monag
To say we’re fans of talented actress Michelle Monaghan is a bit of an understatement – we frankly adore her. From her memorable free spirited role opposite Robert Downey Jr. in Shane Black’s "Kiss Kiss Bang Bang" to playing private detective with a conscience in "Gone Baby Gone" (not to mention her recently captivating work alongside Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey in "True Detective!"), Monaghan has always had a unique skill and spirit that makes her standout in every role she takes on. Her latest film "Fort Bliss" (out Sept. 19 from Phase 4 Films) is no different and features M...
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Check Out 'The Fault in Our Stars' Little Infinities Extended Edition

September 18th, 2014 5:22am EDT
Fault in our Stars
"The Fault In Our Stars" is based on the best-selling book by John Green. The film centers on 16-year-old Hazel Grace Lancaster (Shailene Woodley), a terminally ill cancer patient who falls in love with a boy from her support group named Gus (Ansel Elgort).

The pair grow very close, sharing everything from their fears to their love of books. Gus even manages to get in contact with Hazel's favorite author, Peter Van Houten, and plans a trip for them to meet him in Amsterdam.

Hazel seeks out the author in a quest to answer the questions she's been harboring, but she learns that Van Houten d...
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Interview: The Ford Brothers On Inhabiting India For 'The Dead 2'

September 17th, 2014 2:40pm EDT
Interview: The Ford Brothers On Inhabiting India For 'The Dead 2
For a pair of indie filmmakers, brothers Jonathan and Howard J. Ford are certainly well travelled. Their first film titled "The Dead" saw the pair heading off to the barren lands of Africa as the setting for their inspired zombie flick. For their second go around on the much anticipated sequel "The Dead 2" (out now on DVD and Blu-ray from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment) the horror loving brothers found themselves smack dab in the middle of lush location ridden India telling another tale of the undead. The film involves an American turbine engineer who finds himself racing against time and...
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6 Reasons ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ Shouldn’t Be Rebooted

September 17th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Jennifer Love Hewitt
What are you waiting for?! Apparently, no one is waiting to remake the horror film “I Know What You Did Last Summer.” Yes, you read that correctly. The teen thriller starring Jennifer Love Hewitt, Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar and Ryan Phillippe is getting the reboot.

If you haven’t heard, Deadline announced the other day that Sony Pictures is giving the flick another go. Set to be written by “Oculus” co-writer/director Mike Flanagan and partner Jeff Howard and producer Neal Moritz (who produced the original 1997 movie), the three are all set to tell the story about a group of ...
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Marvel Releases Official Synposis Of 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'

September 16th, 2014 11:58am EDT
Marvel Releases Official Synposis Of 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'
Fans of the original "Avengers" film wait no longer, for just when you believed you would never know all the juicy details about the second film in the wildly popular franchise, "Avengers: Age of Ultron", Disney Enterprises just made your day!

In an official press release from the studio, there were some big reveals about what to expect from your favorite characters in this second "Avengers" installment.

"Marvel Studios presents 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' the epic follow-up to the biggest Super Hero movie of all time. When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, thin...
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'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Gets 2016 Reboot

September 16th, 2014 10:45am EDT
'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Gets 2016 Reboot
Sneaky teens beware! The blockbuster 1997 hit "I Know What You Did Last Summer" is giving a second life to the profitable franchise!

Entertainment Weekly confirmed that Neal Moritz will return to helm the reboot. Also returning are Mike Flanagan and Jeff Howard, who will pen the script centering about four friends who are stalked by a deranged killer a year after a tragic car accident.

17 years after Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe and Freddie Prinze Jr. graced the big screen as high school teenagers in I Know What You Did Last Summer, based on the 1973 Lois Du...
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Matt Damon Returning To The Bourne Franchise?

September 16th, 2014 8:15am EDT
Matt Damon
Matt Damon is reportedly in talks to reprise his role as Jason Bourne in the popular "Bourne Identity" franchise.

Universal Pictures is hoping to reunite the actor with director Paul Greengrass, who helmed 2004's "The Bourne Supremacy" and 2007's "The Bourne Ultimatum," according to Deadline.com.

Damon left the series after making three films, and Jeremy Renner starred as Aaron Cross in the fourth film, 2013's "The Bourne Legacy."

In May, Damon hinted that he was open to the idea of returning to the role if Greengrass was on board. The filmmaker said in the past he didn't believe he coul...
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