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Franco Takes A Moment To Sit In First ‘Rise Of The Apes’ Still
Thursday, February 24 by

Fox has dropped a first look at James Franco in scientist mode for the upcoming Rise Of The Apes.

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‘DMZ’ Posits There’s Something Scarier In Korea Than Jung-Il’s Hair
Thursday, February 24 by

There’s something scarier going on in North Korea than a totalitarian regime.

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9 Tim and Eric Regulars Who Need A Cameo In ‘Billion Dollar Movie’
Thursday, February 24 by

While it’s nice to see some big names attached, long-time followers will all but demand appearances by the creepy-cadre of weirdos that were a fixture on “Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!” Here are nine such regulars that need to make an appearance.

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Charles McDougall Slips On The ‘Burt Wonderstone’ Daddy Pants
Thursday, February 24 by

Somebody please forward this article on to Burt Wonderstone’s assistant camera operator so that they know whose name to write on the slate. Charles McDougall has signed on to helm the Steve Carell magician comedy.

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Netflix Instant Distractions Of The Week
Thursday, February 24 by

Here are the best, the worst, and the weirdest of what’s available to stream instantly on Netflix.

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‘Drive Angry 3D’ Somehow Garners Filmmakers More Work
Thursday, February 24 by

While they are already slated to sh*t all over your memories of Hellraiser and Halloween, Patrick Lussier and Todd Farmer don’t show any signs that they will stop churning out unwatchable horror flicks.

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Once Again, A New York Yankee Threatens Everyone’s Joy And Prosperity
Thursday, February 24 by

An upcoming film based on the real lives of former wife swapping New York Yankees Fritz Peterson and Mike Kekich is in the works, and Kekich is none too pleased.

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Patrick Wilson And James Marsden Find A Dead Woman
Thursday, February 24 by

Patrick Wilson and James Marsden are getting a ‘Loft’ together.

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Peter Stormare Inevitably Cast In ‘Hansel & Gretel’
Thursday, February 24 by

It was only a matter of time before his agent got the call.

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Stephen Root Is An FBI Cooperator
Thursday, February 24 by

Stephen Root should be in more movies, so this is good news.

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Yeah, But THIS Zombie Movie Is About Cats And Dogs
Wednesday, February 23 by

I’m experiencing serious zombie-fatigue, and the fact that Air Bud’s buddies are getting into the genre with the CG animated ‘Zombie Pet Shop’ is not helping.

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‘Clash Of The Titans 2′: More Realistic, More Crazy Monsters
Wednesday, February 23 by

According to director Jonathan Liebesman, ‘Clash 2′ will be more “real” and “grounded” in reality than the first one. Though the sequel is also about Greek dudes killing freaky monsters.

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‘King’s Speech’ Director Gave ‘Iron Man 3′ An Iron Middle Finger
Wednesday, February 23 by

Tom Hooper said that he was offered the job of directing drunken Tony Stark & pals, but turned Marvel down. He may direct a film version of the hit Broadway musical ‘Les Miserables’ instead.

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Anyone Have The Balls To Make The Rupert Murdoch Biopic?
Wednesday, February 23 by

The blacklisted screenplay ‘Murdoch’ is an “intimate family drama” about the ultra-powerful News Corp CEO, full of good old fashioned family backstabbing.

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‘The Bodyguard’ Being Remade, Old Version Lacks Twitter And Google Maps
Wednesday, February 23 by

We can speculate all we want about the casting possibilities here, but if you really don’t think that it’s going to be Rihanna and Channing Tatum, you’re kidding yourself.

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Curtain Finally Raises On ‘Predator: The Musical’
Wednesday, February 23 by

Arnold may want to consider a career on Broadway. He’s a Kennedy. I think he can make it happen.

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Kim Kardashian To Play Sleazy, Entitled Woman In Gotti Biopic?
Wednesday, February 23 by

I guess if they want to pretend that John Travolta can be a menacing mob boss, those same producers can pretend that Kim Kardashian is able to act at all.

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‘Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters’ Lines Up A Victim
Wednesday, February 23 by

Norwegian actress Ingrid Bolsø Berdal has joined the cast of Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters according to some guy.

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Hollywood To Make French Thriller Less Sexy
Wednesday, February 23 by

The director of the Danish film ‘In A Better World’ is next slated to direct a remake of the French thriller ‘Rapt’. Probably with less smoldering sexuality. Oh well.

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9 Fictional Dictators We Love to Hate
Wednesday, February 23 by

For decades, filmmakers in need of a villain have turned to autocrats, and I doubt recent events in the Middle East will diminish their role.

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‘Soapdish’ Is The Remake That Hollywood Has Arbitrarily Chosen Today
Wednesday, February 23 by

Sure. Ok. Why not, I guess.

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Greengrass Greenlit For ‘Memphis’, 2013 Oscar Nod A Mere Formality
Wednesday, February 23 by

Will Paul Greengrass be able to steady his camera long enough to capture the final days of Dr. Martin Luther King?

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Wolfgang Peterson Likes Watching Old Men Fight
Wednesday, February 23 by

Wolfgang Petersen has signed on to direct ‘Old Man’s War’.

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Malick’s Next Film To Feature Pretty White People & A Wheatfield
Wednesday, February 23 by

Even though his new film ‘Tree Of Life’ doesn’t open until the end of May, Terrence Malick’s follow up has already been shot.

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Road To The Oscars: Rest Of The Nominees
Wednesday, February 23 by

Let us wind down our Oscar coverage and pick our favorites for the lesser-cared-about categories so we can turn our attention to more important matters, such as which Oscar gowns to dress our cats in on The Big Night.

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Chris Columbus Has Seen A Korean Movie He’d Like To Ruin
Wednesday, February 23 by

America’s Least Objectionable Filmmaker Chris Columbus is apparently a fan of the cinema of Korea.

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Today’s Most Unlikely Mashup: Hip-Hop And Sam Rockwell’s ‘Moon’
Wednesday, February 23 by

It was only a matter of time before someone took the score and dialogue from Duncan Jones’ 2009 sci-fi film ‘Moon’ and mashed it up with hip-hop beats and a lonely rapper.

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James Franco Doing Some Other Weird Thing Now
Wednesday, February 23 by

Noted neurophysiologist and Dadaist poet James Franco has unveiled his latest work.

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‘The King’s Speech’ & Gay Porn Share Locations, Universal Acclaim
Wednesday, February 23 by

Not really, but the first part is 100% true!

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‘Three Stooges’ Looking Less Likely To Strike Oscars Gold
Wednesday, February 23 by

While they haven’t found the right knuckleheads for their Three Stooges film, the Farrelly Brothers have mentioned a few of the folks who have been approached. They’ve got some tough choices ahead of them.