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The Meg Is Dumb, But It Knows It’s Dumb, and That’s Why It’s Great

Though they are complete tonal opposites, The Meg feels like an unlikely and very unconventional love letter to Steven Spielberg’s Jaws. It’s as if the film’s writers sat down to watch that 1975 masterpiece and just kept asking “What if?” What if the shark really ate people off the beach? What if the heroes could fight the shark underwater? What if they actually did get a bigger boat? Read More >>

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We Talk Star Wars, Sci-Fi and Supervillains With Katee Sackhoff

The Battlestar Galactica cast hold a special place in the hearts of all sci-fi fans, and perhaps none more so than Katee Sackhoff. Her Starbuck had the sort of impact that actors can only dream of, and whenever she returns to sci-fi it’s a big deal. Her six-season tenure on Longmire is over, and she’s immediately followed it up with sci-fi film 2036 Origin Unknown and a Netflix space series, Another Life, which is currently in pre-production. Read More >>

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The Biggest Winners and Losers of San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Comic-Con 2018 has come to a close, and whether we were seeing it up close and personal in San Diego or watching from afar back home, we experienced a lot. There was good and bad this year, as always, but we have to admit this time around we were pleasantly surprised by just how great the convention was. Read More >>

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How The Hell Do You Make A Blockbuster As Insane As Mission Impossible: Fallout? We Spoke To Director Christopher McQuarrie To Find Out

For decades, James Bond has been widely considered Hollywood’s pre-eminent undercover agent. But this is wrong - that crown should go to Ethan Hunt, the super spy played by Tom Cruise in the Mission Impossible franchise. Now entering its sixth instalment, Cruise has been toying with futuristic gadgets and flinging himself around in death-defying stunts for a decade longer than Daniel Craig has been his nearest rival. Read More >>

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Report: Zazie Beetz is in Talks to Join Joker

Zazie Beetz might be jumping studios and superhero universes for her next comic book project: because she could be playing an intriguing role in the recently-dated (and named) Joker origin movie. Read More >>

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Mission: Impossible – Fallout Is Straight Up Incredible

When Tom Cruise jumping out of an aeroplane, getting hit by lightning, and saving Henry Cavill as they plummet towards Paris is maybe the least exciting thing in your movie, that movie is pretty special. Such is the case with Mission: Impossible - Fallout which is, in a word, incredible. Read More >>

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Watch the Trailer For This Documentary on the Power of Cult Film

Specifically, the lasting strength and appeal of The Monster Squad. Read More >>

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Ant-Man and the Wasp Should Be Called The Wasp and Ant-Man, Which Is Why It’s So Good

Disney and Marvel are releasing this in the States next week, and even though we're being made to wait almost *a month* it's never to early to find out how good the film is. Read More >>

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Will Ferrell Thinks He Understands Eurovision Enough to Make a Film of it

Four words are striking equal amounts of horror into the hearts of film and music fans today, and they are: Will Ferrell Eurovision film. As in, Will Ferrell is going to be in a film all about the Eurovision Song Contest using low-bar Netflix money to pay for it. Let's hope he's going to play Terry Wogan and really piss that streaming money up the wall. Read More >>

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How the Director of Hereditary Made This Year’s Scariest Movie

When you see Hereditary, chances are the creepy horror movie will stay under your skin for some time, despite any effort to scrub or claw it away. That’s exactly the way writer/director Ari Aster wants you to feel. Read More >>

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Canon Kills Film Because Apparently Digital is In

Most kids today don’t even know what a film camera is, so to get with the times, Canon is finally ending sales of its one remaining 35mm SLR: the Canon EOS-1V. Read More >>

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Hampshire Power Station Enthusiasts Hyped for Solo

The staff who look after what remains of Fawley Power Station – officially decommissioned in 2013 – are excited about forthcoming film Solo: A Star Wars Story. Not because power station maintenance staff tend to be Star Wars nerds, but because some external and internal parts of the building were used for shots in the film. Read More >>

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Kubrick’s 2001 Massively Honoured by Isle of Man Post Office

The independent postal administration operated on the Isle of Man has bestowed the highest honour it can on Stanley Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece 2001 – put it on some stamps. And it even got Keir Dullea to come and do a thumbs-up in front of them at the Cannes festival. Read More >>