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Poll: Which of These Green Characters Would You Wanna Hang Out With?

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 09:47

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Celebrate Easter with Olaf

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 09:44

The world just can’t get enough Frozen, so now we get to head back to Arendelle with the new Disney short, Frozen Fever, playing with Cinderella and in theaters now.  It’s Anna’s birthday and everyone’s getting into party planning with decorations, new festive attire and of course, cake. Olaf’s started celebrating a bit too early, unable to resist the beautifully decorated birthday cake. A lovely frozen blue hue, with white piping, the decorative sunflowers...

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Girl Power: 9 Strong Characters I Want to Show My Daughter

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 09:39

I want to raise a kick-ass girl…but also one who can lovingly embrace her inner girly-girl. That’s why I whole-heartedly agree with Jennifer Garner’s stance on raising daughters. “I want them to not be afraid to lean towards their femininity,” she recently said about her girls Violet and Seraphina. “…To love carrying a baby doll around, to know how to bake and to be able to kick a guy’s ass! That’s why they’ve been in karate since...

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9 Movies Starring Leprechauns You Should Watch on St. Patrick’s Day

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 09:03

Leprechauns. Those little bearded suckers have been charming and terrifying us for years, depending on how you view them. You’ll usually find them at the end of a rainbow, guarding a pot of gold. And sometimes, if you’re really lucky, you might see one in a movie. It might not be a nice one, though.   Leprechaun (1993) This angry guy is probably the first movie leprechaun to come into people’s minds. He’s a bit grumpy and will stop at nothing to get...

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5 Reasons You Should Raise Your Own Cinderella

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:02

  Princesses are everywhere. The word is basically synonymous with little girls of a school-going age. It’s so prevalent it seems to have reached a tipping point where many parents think it's all too much and have celebrated, and even joined, the anti-princess movement. But not me. I’m all about embracing its frills and furbelows. As such, I took my kindergartner with me to a screening of Disney’s new, live-action Cinderella. We were both way excited after...

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This Week’s Hottest Movie Trailers: ‘Inside Out, ‘Tomorrowland’ and ‘San Andreas’

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:45

Check out our roundup of this week's hottest movie trailers -- and let us know your favorites below! Top 5 Hottest Trailers This Week Click on the image below to watch new trailers for some of this summer’s most anticipated films!   Must-Watch Pick: Inside Out (in theaters June 19) Pixar’s first film of 2015 is primed to be one of their most original and creative works yet. Director Pete Docter (Monsters, Inc.) takes you inside the...

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SXSW Film Festival: 12 Movies Everyone Will be Talking About This Year

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 05:00

The SXSW Film Festival officially kicks off on March 13 in Austin, Texas, and Fandango will be there to bring you all the coolest happenings from one of the country's most exciting festivals. This year promises a first look at some big movies hitting theaters over the next few months, as well as a new crop of indie movies that we can't wait to get into our eyeballs.  Here's a taste of what we're anticipating the most.  5 Big Movies Everyone Will Be Talking...

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News Briefs: New, Super-Serious 'Fantastic Four' Photos; 'Toy Stoy 4' Gets Two Directors

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 20:37

Fantastic Four: New images from Fantastic Four reveal super-serious super-powered characters. We're not quite sure yet why Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan and Kate Mara have such stern faces, but it shows a new approach to the team on the big screen. The movie smashes into theaters on August 7, 2015. [Total Film via Games Radar]   Toy Story 4: Recently, we heard that Toy Story 4 would be a stand-alone romantic comedy. Now comes word that director John Lasseter...

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HOT NEWS: 'Star Wars' Movie to Be Titled 'Rogue One'

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 11:32

  We've known for a while now that the first Star Wars spin-off movie would be coming out in 2016 and that it would be directed by Godzilla's Gareth Edwards from a script written by Gary Whitta and Chris Weitz, and that The Theory of Everything star Felicity Jones (pictured) was the first person cast in it. But now Disney CEO Bob Iger has revealed the title of that movie, which should send fans into a frenzy of...

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'Frozen 2' is Officially Happening

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 10:47

  As of yesterday, there were only two movies that have grossed more than $1 billion that were either not sequels themselves or about to get sequels. One was Titanic, the other was Frozen. And now you can cross one of those off the list. Yes, Frozen 2 is officially happening. Disney CEO Bob Iger announced the project today in an investors meeting (the same one that revealed big Star Wars news), and we really only know two things: directors Chris...

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News Briefs: First Photos from 'The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials'; Matt Damon Confirmed for Chinese 'Great Wall'

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 21:29

The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials: The first photos from The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials gives a glimpse of the dire circumstances faced by the surving characters from the first installment of the series. The sequel features returning stars Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ki Hong Lee and Patricia Clarkson; it's due in theaters on September 18, 2015. [Empire]   The Great Wall: Matt Damon has been confirmed to star in Zhang Yimou's The...

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Infographic: 15 Facts You Need to Know About the SXSW Film Festival

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:19

With the 2015 SXSW Film Festival beginning this week, we collected a bunch of geeky fun facts to help give you an insider's snapshot at what we think is one of the nation's coolest annual film festivals. When did it start? How many people attend? And what's up with Fred Armisen's floating head? Check it out below, and stay tuned to Fandango for our live reports from the festival in Austin, TX -- beginning Friday, March 13.   

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Superhero Buzz: Chris Pine Rumored for 'Green Lantern,' But Common Wants the Role

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:15

With DC ramping up their big superhero-movie push -- beginning with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, in theaters March 25, 2016 -- we're starting to get excited about what that movie will eventually lead us to: Justice League, DC's version of The Avengers.  When it comes to the Justice League on the big screen, we already know who's playing most of the team's members, except for one: Green Lantern. We can check off Superman (Henry Cavill), Batman (Ben Affleck), Wonder...

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Sequel Buzz: 'Zoolander 2' Reunion, 'Independence Day 2' Plot and New 'Star Wars' Books

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 11:10

The Return of Derek and Hansel Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson walked the runway as their Zoolander characters at a Paris fashion show yesterday to promote Zoolander 2, which has been scheduled to open on February 12, 2016. No plot has been made official yet, but we know Will Ferrell and Christine Taylor are also back, joined by Penelope Cruz, and that Justin Theroux is directing. Check out a video of the appearance of Derek and Hansel below....

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News Briefs: First 'Knights of the Round Table' Set Photo From Director Guy Ritchie

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 21:02

Knights of the Round Table: Director Guy Ritchie has shared the first photo from the set of Knights of the Round Table starring Charlie Hunnam (Pacific Rim). The film is the first in what is hoped to be a six-installment series, telling the epic tale of King Arthur and his knights. Jude Law is the primary villain; the movie also stars Eric Bana, Astrid Berges-Frisbey and Djimon Hounsou. It's heading for release on July 22, 2016. [Twitter via Collider]   Morgan: Kate...

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Tim Burton to Direct a Live-Action 'Dumbo' for Disney

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:53

Cinderella, Disney's latest live-action version of one of its own classic animated movies, arrives in theaters this weekend, and already reviews for it have been glowing, leading many to believe the Magic Kingdom has another big hit on their hands. And since one big hit begets another, Disney is planning to make a live-action Dumbo. And who do you hire to direct a whimsical, family-friendly story about a big-eared elephant who just wants to fly? The man who made Sweeney Todd: The Demon...

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Rumor: Four 'Ghostbusters' Movies Being Planned; Channing Tatum and Chris Pratt Involved

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:41

Cinematic universes are all the rage these days -- and while it may have taken decades for a new Ghostbusters to get off the ground, Sony isn't wasting any time in expanding their next big franchise bet into its own universe. Paul Feig's all-female Ghostbusters movie hasn't even begun filming yet and already the studio is developing a counterpart that will star male Ghostbusters. And who do they want in it? None other than Channing...

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What if Disney Princesses Used Instagram and Facebook?

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 08:27

What do Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and Maleficent have in common? They all have their own live-action movies. With Cinderella’s arriving in theaters this Friday, her fellow Disney Princesses can’t wait to hit the film’s red carpet premiere and Tweet, Facebook and Instagram all about it. From Anna to Ariel, check out what your favorite animated characters are saying about the event on social media.        

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Watch: New Trailer for Pixar's 'Inside Out' Will Give You All the Feels

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 06:24

Ahead of Disney's Cinderella arriving in theaters this weekend, we're getting a new look at Pixar's Inside Out that will, quite literally, give you all the feels. The biggest trailer yet for the film, due in theaters on June 19 (and Pixar's first since 2013's Monsters University), expands upon the universe of emotions (Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness) set up in previous trailers by teasing what looks like a wildly imaginative adventure story that involves the emotions...

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News Briefs: Kristen Stewart Joins Next Woody Allen Movie; New 'San Andreas' Trailer

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 21:35

Untitled Woody Allen Movie: Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg and Bruce Willis will star in the next movie from writer-director Woody Allen. As usual with his films, nothing is known about the project at this point. Eisenberg previously worked with Allen on To Rome with Love and teamed with Stewart on Adventureland (above) and the upcoming American Ultra. [Empire]   The Free State of Jones: Matthew McConaughey is featured in the first official photo...

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