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Michael Bay Tapped To Direct Benghazi Political Drama '13 Hours'

October 30th, 2014 11:28am EDT
Michael Bay
"Transformers" director Michael Bay is in negotiations to direct "13 Hours," a Benghazi political drama based on the book by Mitchell Zuckoff.

On Sept. 11, 2012, terrorists attacked the U.S. State Department Special Mission Compound in Benghazi, Libya. U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and a foreign service worker were killed. During a second assault on a nearby CIA station, two contract workers died.

Chuck Hogan wrote the script for the film, which will center on six members of a security team who tried to defend the people stationed at the compound, according to the Hollywood Repor...
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Sandra Bullock Comes To Rescue Of Film Extra

October 30th, 2014 11:15am EDT
Sandra Bullock Comes To Rescue Of Film Extra
Sandra Bullock went from movie hero to real-life hero when she came to the rescue of a film extra on the set of her current film.

The actress assisted a fellow actress when she collapsed from apparent heat stroke on the New Orleans set of Bullock's current movie, “Our Brand Is Crisis.”

According to Page Six, Bullock gave the woman extra water and fanned her in a shady area until an ambulance arrived. She was surrounded by crew members who assisted the actress as well.

TMZ quoted a bystander about about the incident, "Billy Bob Thornton was also there, but mostly watching. Obviously, wome...
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DVD Review: 'The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story'

October 30th, 2014 11:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story'
Ready to get an ‘unauthorized’ look at your favorite Bayside High gang? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story" out Nov. 4 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the secrets revealed below.

Title: "The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story"

Grade: 2

Cast: Sam Kindseth, Dylan Everett, Alyssa Lynch

Director: Jason LaPeyre

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgate.com

The Flick: I remember hearing some of the salacious behind the scenes claims about TV’s ...
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Review: Odd Import 'Force Majeure' Unsure What It Wants To Be

October 30th, 2014 9:30am EDT
Review: Odd Import 'Force Majeure' Unsure What It Wants To Be
A strange uneven mix of David Lynch and Paul Thomas Anderson, "Force Majeure" is an odd film I just didn’t like. The story seems simple enough – a family vacationing at a ski resort sits down for a meal and looks over to see an avalanche heading straight for them. But instead of shielding and protecting his wife and children, head of household Thomas runs for cover to shamefully save himself. Of course it turns out to be a false alarm, but the damage is done. So the remainder of the film is both wife Ebba trying to make her shallow hubby feel guilty and Thomas simply trying to deny it e...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Squirm - Collector's Edition'

October 29th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Squirm - Collector's Edition'
Ready to get attacked by a vicious bunch of…worms? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Squirm - Collector's Edition" out now from Scream Factory the genre division of Shout! Factory Home Entertainment. We review the wiggle room below!

Title: "Squirm – Collector’s Edition"

Grade: 2

Cast: Don Scardino, Patricia Pearcy, R.A. Dow

Director: Jeff Lieberman

Rating: Unrated

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: Besides the so inane its compelling premise of killer worms and a few memorabl...
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DVD Review: 'Grace: The Possession'

October 29th, 2014 11:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Grace: The Possession'
Ready to experience firsthand what demon possession feels like – first person? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror flick "Grace: The Possession" out now from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. We review the ups and downs of bad inhabitants below!

Title: "Grace: The Possession"

Grade: 1

Cast: Alexia Fast, Lin Shaye, Joel David Moore

Director: Jeff Chan

Rating: R

Runtime: 88 minutes

Release Company: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Website: www.SonyPictures.comDVD

The Flick: I’ve never witnessed a film that takes the found footage area a step further by placing...
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DVD Review: “Pawn Stars – A Very Vegas Christmas Special”

October 29th, 2014 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: “Pawn Stars – A Very Vegas Christmas Special”
Ready to pawn off some valuables for Christmas? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD “Pawn Stars – A Very Vegas Christmas Special” out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if the price is right for Santa below.

Title: “Pawn Stars – A Very Vegas Christmas Special”

Grade: 2

Cast: Corey Harrison, Richard Harrison, Austin Russell

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 112 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Again, of the Vegas reality shows "Pawn Stars" is my least favorite due to the fact that all the character...
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Matthew McConaughey Promises 'Interstellar' Will Be A 'Hell Of A Ride' For Moviegoers

October 29th, 2014 8:54am EDT
Matthew McConaughey
Get ready for some intense action in the upcoming film "Interstellar." Matthew McConaughey attended the Los Angeles premiere of the film, calling it "wilder than any other ride I've seen on film." He promised that moviegoers will experience a "hell of a ride."

The movie centers on a farmer who joins a crew of space explorers to find a new planet suitable for human life after global warning causes famine on Earth.

In order to save mankind, they use a newly discovered wormhole and become the first humans to travel beyond our solar system.

"It's got a lot of values that people will take awa...
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'Black Panther,' 'Captain Marvel' & Two-Part 'Avengers: Infinity War' Anchor Marvel's Movie Release Schedule Through 2019

October 29th, 2014 2:09am EDT
'Black Panther,' 'Captain Marvel' & Two-Part 'Avengers: Infinity
Marvel announced its upcoming feature film schedule for the next five years during a special event at Hollywood's El Capitan Theater on Tuesday.

The movie studio debuted the names and release dates for nine films, which puts 11 on the schedule if you count 2015's "Avengers: Age of Ultron" (5/1) and "Ant-Man" (7/17).

"When we have information we want to reveal, we reveal it," Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige told fans and members of the media on stage at the El Capitan Theatre. "Sometimes that's in a press release, sometimes that's in San Diego Comic-Con -- if everything comes together wel...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Nightbreed - The Director's Cut'

October 28th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Nightbreed - The Director's Cut'
Ready to re-visit Midian the way Clive Barker intended? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Nightbreed – The Director’s Cut" out now from Shout! Factory’s horror division Scream Factory. We see if the breed juice is still worth the squeeze below!

Title: "Nightbreed – The Director’s Cut"

Grade: 5

Cast: Craig Sheffer, Anne Bobby, David Cronenberg

Director: Clive Barker

Rating: R

Runtime: 140 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: Let me begin by saying I saw the original "Nightbreed" in the the...
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