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The Missing 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Scenes You'll See on the DVD

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 06:22

Warning: There will be spoilers in this article in terms of scenes that aren't in X-Men: Apocalypse. If you haven't seen the film yet, you may want to read this after. As X-Men: Apocalypse prepares to raid the Memorial Day weekend box office something fierce, additional promo for the sixth X-Men film continues to remind us of scenes that actually aren't in the theatrical version. Take this more recent TV spot for example, which opens with a Nightcrawler brain-freeze joke...

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New 'Halloween' Touts John Carpenter's Return to the Series

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 05:33

Last year we heard that Halloween Returns, planned as the next installment in the Halloween horror movie franchise, might employ retrospective revisions (known as retconning) in order to ignore the events depicted in most of the previous installments. Marcus Dunstan (The Collector) was set to direct, based on a script he wrote with his longtime writing partner Patrick Melton. Now comes word that John Carpenter, who directed and cowrote the original Halloween in 1978, will serve as executive...

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'Vacation' and 'Thelma and Louise' Voted the Best Road Trip Movies of All Time

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 05:31

While summer is already in full force for Hollywood, the upcoming three-day weekend officially kicks off the season for most Americans. Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, millions of people will be taking some sort of vacation, many of them in the form of a road trip. And of those making the drive, tons are taking cues from their favorite movies. Fandango recently polled more than 1,000 film fans to name the movie that "inspired them to head out on the highway." While the top...

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News Briefs: New Animated 'Garfield' Movie on Its Way

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:16

Garfield: Comic strip cat Garfield will return to the big screen in an animated movie, with hopes to launch a franchise. Jim Davis created the lazy, lovable feline for a comic strip that began running in 1978 and has inspired numerous television versions, two movies featuring the voice of Bill Murray as Garfield (Garfield: The Movie, above), and three other direct-to-video films. [The Wrap]   Austin Powers: Mike Myers is still mulling the possibility of a fourth Austin Powers...

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Bryan Singer Wishes He Could've Directed 'X-Men 3,' Plus: Will the Original Cast Ever Return?

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:40

When it comes to the six X-Men movies (the sixth, X-Men: Apocalypse, hits theaters this weekend), there's always been a bit of a blemish scratched across the third movie, X-Men: The Last Stand. The story goes that Bryan Singer, who had directed the previous two X-Men movies, was throwing ideas around and along with the X2 writers had put together parts of a story treatment. But then the Superman Returns gig happened, and since Singer had a fully-developed idea of where to take that, he...

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10 Wondrous Reasons to Return to Wonderland

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:02

On May 27, audiences of all ages are invited to return to Wonderland for the all-new fantasy adventure Alice Through the Looking Glass, the sequel to 2010’s blockbuster Alice in Wonderland. For the “curiouser and curiouser,” here are 10 wondrous reasons not to miss what’s sure to be the most magical movie tea party of the year. Alice is back! Acclaimed actress Mia Wasikowska reprises her signature role as Alice Kingsleigh, the plucky heroine who relied on her...

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10 Reasons We Love… Michael Fassbender

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:00

  Michael Fassbender is kind of killing it right now. The recent Oscar nominee (he received his second Academy nod this year for his titular role in Steve Jobs) has the rare distinction of thriving in big-budget franchise fare while consistently raising the bar on the passion-project side as well. Why? Well, in short, he’s pretty great. To celebrate his third turn as Erik Lehnsherr, aka Magneto, in X-Men: Apocalypse, let’s count the reasons he’s so on top of the...

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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Disney Movie Taglines?

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:00

Think you're a Disney expert? Prove it. As the sequel Alice Through the Looking Glass opens this week, test your knowledge of Disney promotional taglines through the years.    

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EXCLUSIVE TRAILER: 'Free State of Jones'

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:00

Based on the true story of Southern farmer Newt Knight, Free State of Jones follows Knight as he rallies fellow Southerners, including farmers, slaves, men and women, in an armed rebellion against the Confederacy during the Civil War. Their goal was freedom for all and their efforts led to the secession of Jones County, Mississippi from the Confederacy.  Watch the Fandango Movieclips exclusive trailer for Free State of Jones, which stars Matthew McConaughey and Keri Russell in an...

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See Yourself Through the Looking Glass - Brought to You by Disney

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:00

If you've ever wanted to join Alice in the whimsical world of Wonderland, then this is your chance to travel through the looking glass and see yourself as one of the magical, fantastical characters from Disney's Alice Through the Looking Glass.  Visit the Travel Through the Looking Glass website and follow the simple directions to create both a still image and short video that features your face mixed with one of the Wonderland characters, including the Mad Hatter, Red Queen,...

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Rev Up for 'X-Men' with These Easy No-Bake Cookies

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:00

Professor X and the X-Men are the only ones who can save us from the most powerful mutant in the universe, Apocalypse. Awakening from his deep hibernation sleep, Apocalypse must be hungry and I’m sure the first thing on his mind after destroying the X-Men will be cookies. No mutant can resist the lure of these candy-dipped crème-filled chocolate sandwich cookies that have a red chocolate coating and feature the iconic X-Men symbol. These are the perfect treats for calming...

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'Looking Glass' Tea Cakes offer a Taste of Wonderland

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:00

Tim Burton’s sequel to Alice in Wonderland takes us back to Underland in Alice Through the Looking Glass. Alice reunites with her friends for magical adventures all while being pursued by that nasty Red Queen. These little tea cakes, however, are sweet treats fit for a proper tea party. Blue cupcakes topped with white frosting reminiscent of Alice’s signature attire, they are topped with a red heart as a nod to the Queen of Hearts. Alice Through The Looking Glass Tea Cakes...

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Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart Tease 'Jumanji' Reboot: "We're Gonna Make It Stand Out"

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 06:44

Hollywood's been flirting with a Jumanji reboot for a while now, but the death of Robin Williams (who starred in the 1995 version) and the right script delayed the project till not long ago. Now it has a big summer release date of July 28, 2017, not to mention a cast that currently features Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart and Jack Black. Johnson and Hart are also starring together in Central Intelligence, due out June 17, marking the first time the megaduo has starred opposite one another....

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The Cast of 'Thor: Ragnarok' Gets Extra Ridiculous with Jeff Goldblum and Karl Urban

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 06:03

This week Marvel crossed an insane milestone. Not only did Captain America: Civil War cross the $1 billion mark at the box office, but it also meant the MCU is now a franchise that's earned a staggering $10 billion combined. Considering Disney paid only $4 billion to acquire Marvel, it got the deal of the century. And now that Marvel Studios has all of these benchmarks it can point to, it can pretty much lure in the most exciting talent the world has to offer. Case in point: the...

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Be Our Guest and Watch the First Live-Action Teaser for 'Beauty and the Beast'

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 05:55

Due out next March 17, Disney looks to continue its run of wild success when it comes to live-action adaptations of its popular classics by sending out a new version of Beauty and the Beast, starring Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast.  The first teaser has just hit, and while it doesn't give us a look at the Beast or a few of the story's other colorful and memorable characters (like Lumiere, played by Ewan McGregor, Le Fou, played by Josh Gad, or Gaston, played...

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News Briefs: Joss Whedon Teases His Next Movie

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 21:29

Joss Whedon: After making last year's highly successful Avengers: Age of Ultron (above), director Joss Whedon decided to walk away from superhero movies. Whedon says he's now working on an original screenplay about "a girl who goes through some unbelievable s**t. … I’m just writing about something I care about, so it’s a little terrifying and it’s taking a little longer. But I think it will be good!” [The Wrap]   Fargo: Ewan McGregor...

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Going Greek: Which Movie Fraternity or Sorority Would You Rush?

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:45

  This weekend’s Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising joins a legacy of movies celebrating the humor – and, sometimes, the horror! -- of college Greek life. But before you rush out to see the sequel to 2014’s hilarious hit Neighbors, we want to know which big-screen fraternity or sorority you’d like to rush. To assist you in the decision-making process, here’s a breakdown of some of our favorite fictional Greek chapters.   Delta Tau Chi Fraternity...

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See What Charlize Theron Looks Like As the Villain in 'Fast 8'

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 08:27

Her name is Cipher and she likes Metallica. That's what we now know about Charlize Theron's villainous character in the next Fast & Furious movie, Fast 8, due out on April 14, 2017.  Oh, and we now know what she looks like, too. Check it out. "Cipher" is most likely a code name. And since she doesn't look all Furiosa badass (although there are a bunch of guns right nearby), we tend to think that maybe she's the brains of whatever bad-guy situation...

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Superhero Buzz: New 'Wolverine' Villain Rumored, 'Powerless' Trailer, and More

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 05:26

Here is all the latest on the Marvel, DC and X-Men cinematic universes, plus the TMNT franchise, to satisfy your hunger for superhero movie news:   Mr. Sinister is Probably the Villain in Wolverine 3! Officially, actors Boyd Holbrook and Richard E. Grant are playing bad guys in the next Wolverine movie, but their roles are so far pretty vague. It's possible that one of them is really going to be Mr. Sinister, given this deduction by /Film based on the X-Men: Apocalypse...

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News Briefs: See First Official 'Baywatch' Cast Photo

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 20:31

Baywatch: The first official look at the cast of Baywatch also serves as a reminder that the movie will open in theaters on May 19, 2017, less than a year from now. Left to right: Jon Bass, Alexandra Daddario, Zac Efron, Dwayne Johnson, Kelly Rohrbach and Ilfenesh Hadera. Compare this photo with a similar shot that Johnson shared a couple of months ago. Priyanka Chopra and David Hasselhoff also star in the big-screen adaptation of the popular TV show about California lifeguards. [Paramount]...

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