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Marvel Is Sneakily Adding Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel to Its Comics Multiverse

The first pictures of Brie Larson filming as Captain Marvel made waves, not just because they gave us our first look at the character in live action, but because her famous costume came in some surprising colours. But now the new movie suit has officially made its way to Marvel Comics’ canon. Read More >>

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Steven Spielberg Made Ready Player One Work in Spite of Itself

Ready Player One was a very divisive book and now it’s a very divisive movie. I’m a fan of Ernest Cline’s love letter to pop culture, although I fully admit it has problems. So I was excited that Steven Spielberg would helm the movie adaptation, though I knew the two would differ. What I didn’t know was how much the film was going to challenge and recontextualise my feelings about the book. Read More >>

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Jeff Goldblum Reveals There Was Almost a Version of the Jurassic Park Script Without Dr. Ian Malcolm

Jurassic Park would not have been the same without Jeff Goldblum’s iconic performance as Dr. Ian Malcolm, chaos theory advocate and black leather enthusiast. But though Malcolm’s a character from the pages of Michael Crichton’s source novel, he almost didn’t make it into the film. Read More >>

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Man Trapped Head in Cinema Seat

A man visiting the posh seats of a Birmingham cinema endured a nightmare even worse than having to see the latest DC universe film, as his head somehow managed to get stuck in a seat. Read More >>

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A New Willy Wonka Movie is Coming From the Director of Paddington

Warner Bros. has been trying to bring back Willy Wonka for a few years now and it’s finally found the person for the job. Read More >>

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How Many Iconic Movies Can Your Brain Spot as 1,000,000 Frames Flash by in Five Minutes?

There are some movie scenes that are so iconic, so memorable, that even if you only catch a glimpse of a single frame, you’ll still instantly recognise the film. So what are the movies that made the biggest impression on your mind? Just watch this short film, which crams a million different movie frames into five minutes, to find out. Read More >>

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Saudi Arabia Celebrates End of 35-Year Cinema Ban… By Showing The Emoji Movie

When an entire nation of people haven't seen a film in the cinema for 35 years, just what do you screen? There have been a lot of cinematic greats in those 35 years. The Shawshank Redemption, maybe? The Lord of the RingsForrest GumpStar Wars: The Last Jedi? No, they just won't do. Ah- I know: The Emoji Movie. Read More >>

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Netflix Shames Bee Movie Fanatic

Streaming giant Netflix has released some stats that appear designed to humiliate a handful of its users into cancelling their subscriptions, highlighting the fact that one person in the UK makes a daily ritual out of watching Bee Movie. Read More >>

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The Hollywood Drama Around Annihilation Shows Why We Can’t Have Smart Things

Annihilation looks like it has a lot going for it: Killer art direction and special effects; acclaimed writer-director Alex Garland (Ex Machina); and an all-star cast that includes Natalie Portman, Tessa Thompson, and Gina Rodriguez. But the power players behind the hotly anticipated scifi movie are still battling over what kind of release it should get. Read More >>

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Guillermo del Toro Wishes He’d Taken Over Universal’s Monster Movies (and So Do We)

Universal’s plans for a shared universe of monster movies is all but dead after the creative team tapped to build out the franchise left the project. The news wasn’t exactly surprising when it first broke considering the reception to The Mummy, but it did beg the question: what might have happened if Guillermo del Toro, Universal’s first pick to craft the Dark Universe, had said yes. Read More >>

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The Unverified Yet Believably Silly Reason Why Henry Cavill Couldn’t Shave His ‘Tache for Justice League

No symbol better encapsulates the problems that Warner Bros. is having getting the DCEU off the ground than Henry Cavill’s digitally-removed moustache in Justice League. To be fair, Cavill’s inability to shave the thing off isn’t entirely DC’s fault, but at this point it kinda feels like maybe, just maybe, WB’s cool with this whole ship sinking. Read More >>

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For Mark Hamill, Returning to the Millennium Falcon Was An Emotional Experience

Forty years ago, Luke Skywalker boarded a ship, and his whole life changed. Mark Hamill’s did, too. The first Star Wars film rocketed him to international stardom, and a legacy that he can’t ever escape. Read More >>

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Sounds Like the Flashpoint Movie Might Include Batman as Well As Wonder Woman

This week’s release of Justice League is a major marker in the DC Expanded Universe. However, it sounds like the Flash solo movie Flashpoint might even be bigger—and it may provide a way for Ben Affleck to get out of being Batman. Read More >>

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Fantastic Beasts 2 Has a New Name and a First Look at the Cast

Fantastic Beasts 2 is no longer Fantastic Beasts 2—it’s Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, and now we have our first look at some of the cast, including Jude Law in action as the young Albus Dumbledore himself! Read More >>

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Thor: Ragnarok Manages To Out-Guardian The Guardians Of The Galaxy

Remember that bit in season one of Daredevil, when Kingpin takes revenge on someone by chopping their head off with a car door? The scene is dark, brutal and bloody. The full ugliness of the violent underworld was on show - and it was shocking. Read More >>