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Sony Pictures Confirms '23 Jump Street' Is In The Works

September 12th, 2014 6:58pm EDT
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A second sequel to the 2012 hit movie adaptation of 80s Fox TV series "21 Jump Street" is officially in the works.

Following the success of the film's first sequel, "22 Jump Street," which was released on June 4, producers at Sony Pictures are banking on the success of another film in the series, which stars Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill as a pair of cops who are sent back to high school in uncercover roles.

The first film grossed over $200 million worldwide, while the sequel made an additional $319.6 million globally for the franchise.

Screenwriter Rodney Rothman, who penned the first s...
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Katie Holmes To Make Directing Debut With Adaptation Of Annie Weatherwax Novel 'All We Had'

September 11th, 2014 11:01pm EDT
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Katie Holmes is set to make her directorial debut by adapting Annie Weatherwax's debut novel, "All We Had," which hit bookshelves in August, for the big screen.

The actress will also star in the film, as the single mom of a 13-year-old daughter who struggles to make ends meet.

Holmes recently scooped up the rights to the book, and "The Fault In Our Stars" screenwriter Josh Boone will provide the script. Jane Rosenthal, co-founder of Robert De Niro's Tribeca Productions, will co-produce the film with Holmes.

"I am very excited and honored to be collaborating with Jane and Josh on this pro...
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Harrison Ford Heads Back To Work As Production Resumes On 'Star Wars Episode VII'

August 29th, 2014 4:21pm EDT
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Harrison Ford returned to work on Star Wars Episode VII this week after recovering from a broken leg he suffered on the set of the film back in June.

The actor, 72, was involved in an on-set accident involving legendary space cruiser the Millennium Falcon, when part of the ship fell on his leg and crushed it.

Initially believed to be a badly broken ankle, Ford's injury actually turned out to be a broken leg, which required surgery and rehab to fix.

Production on the highly anticipated movie came to a halt because of the star's injury, and filming finally resumed earlier this week, accord...
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A Special Person Will Star Alongside Johnny Depp In His Next Film

August 20th, 2014 8:48am EDT
Johnny Depp's Daughter Lily-Rose To Star Alongside Him In New Fi
Who says nepotism isn't alive and well in Hollywood? Johnny Depp and Kevin Smith are collaborating on an upcoming film, and both of their daughters will be starring alongside them. Smith's "Yoga Hosers" will feature Lily-Rose Depp and Harley Quinn Smith, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The film is a sequel to the filmmaker's "Tusk," which premieres in September at the Toronto Film Festival.

"Yoga Hosers" takes place in Canada and centers on yoga-loving teen girls Colleen Collette (Lily-Rose Depp) and Collen McKenzie (Harley Quinn Smith). When a big bad threatens to ruin their plans ...
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Lifetime Network Announces Marilyn Monroe Biopic

August 9th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
Lifetime Network Announces Marilyn Monroe Biopic
'Marilyn,' Lifetime’s biopic based on the book The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe by J. Randy Taraborrelli has been announced, yet the network has yet to cast the role.

Yes, once again someone will stick a platinum wig on her head and speak in a whisper to “reveal” something about the icon that we don’t already know. (“What do I wear in bed? Why, Chanel No. 5, of course.”)

She lived only 36 years, the last 15 as an actress, the last 12 of those actually famous. She was married to a legendary ball player as well as a renowned author, and had affairs with the Kennedys. Marilyn had a good hea...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Reveals Title Of Fifth 'Terminator' Film

August 8th, 2014 9:23am EDT
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Arnold Schwarzenegger has revealed on Instagram that the title for the fifth Terminator film will be "Terminator Genisys." He posted a photo of himself in a shadow, sitting in a director's chair. The title of the movie is written on the back of the chair.

The action star explained in the caption: "Hasta la vista, baby. I want to thank the cast and crew of @TerminatorGenisys for a fantastic shoot. It was challenging, it was fun, and it was rewarding. From our director to our producers, from the camera team to the catering, from visual effects to hair and makeup - we couldn't have done it wi...
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Black Cat May Join Spider-Man In The Theaters

August 5th, 2014 11:46am EDT
Sony Working On Female 'Spider-Man' Film, Adds Carnage To 'Venom
Sony is changing gears, apparently intent on making their Spider-Man films the equivalent of Marvel's Avengers and filling the gaps with secondary character films.

The studio has pushed back The Amazing Spider-Man 3 to 2018 after flooding the market with Spidey films every two years or so. In order to stand up against the giant ensemble super hero flicks from Marvel and FOX, Sony has begun work on Sinister Six, Venom, and now an untitled female centered film.

Deadline reports writer Lisa Joy has been hired to pen a female superhero film based on the properties Sony purchased from Marvel –...
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4 Middle-Earth Games To Play In Preparation For The Hobbit

August 4th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
4 Middle-Earth Games To Play In Preparation For The Hobbit
Though not known by many, Peter Jackson originally wanted to direct The Hobbit even before his The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Originally planned as a trilogy in 1995 that would begin with The Hobbit, and ultimately follow with two films based upon The Lord of the Rings, Jackson's idea fell through due to rights issues with The Hobbit.

However, after failing to work out locations on King Kong, a film he planned to direct after The Hobbit fell through, Jackson decided to directly tackle The Lord of the Rings. After years in development, the trilogy was released over the course of three year...
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Bill Murray To Voice Baloo In Upcoming 'Jungle Book' Film

August 2nd, 2014 9:26am EDT
Bill Murray
Bill Murray has been cast as the voice of the loveable black bear Baloo in the upcoming adatation of the classic Disney masterpiece. Baloo is well known for his carefree nature, his antics and endearing laziness. He's all about the 'Bare Necessities' - and we're interested to know if Bill Murray will be piping up to sing the classic Disney tune.

Bill Murray's casting of Baloo isn't the first surprising choice, as Christopher Walken has been chosen to play King Louie, the leader of the apes. Idris Elba is scheduled to play the voice of the main antagonist, the tiger Shere Khan, while Ben ...
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Here's Why 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Will Totally Kick Ass

July 28th, 2014 4:30pm EDT
4 Reasons Why 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Will Be Awesome
When Disney bought out Lucasfilm in 2012 and gained the rights to Star Wars, pretty much no one saw it coming. One second fans of the franchise were lamenting the handling of the prequel trilogy, while the next the sheer prospect of a sequel trilogy -and the endless possibilities that go with it- were utterly tantalising.

Though the plot of Star Wars Episode 7 is unknown, filming is currently under way, with Disney viewing a December 18th 2015 release date. But after being stung by Jar Jar Binks, interplanetary politics between Naboo and the Trade Federation, Anakin Skywalker and an overu...
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