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Angelina Jolie In Talks To Join ‘The Eternals’ For Marvel Studios

Another major Hollywood star is about to suit up for the superhero genre. Per The Hollywood Reporter, Angelina Jolie is in talks to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe with The Eternals. THR states that not much is currently know about the film’s plot; however, the outlet is reporting that their sources have learned about one

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Jordan Peele Cameos In Both ‘Get Out’ And ‘Us’

With Get Out and now Us, a lot of people have started drawing parallels between Jordan Peele and other notable genre directors like Alfred Hitchcock. Now, the merits of such a comparison are definitely up for debate; however, the two filmmakers do share at least one aspect of their careers in common. Both Peele and

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New Netflix Film From Charlie Kaufman Scores ‘Hereditary’s Toni Collette & David Thewlis

Per Variety, Netflix’s upcoming film I’m Thinking of Ending Things just announced the addition of A-list talents Toni Collette (Hereditary) and David Thewlis, as well as Jessie Buckley. The film is being written and directed by Being John Malkovich and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind scribe Charlie Kaufman and is being adapted from Ian

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UPDATE: ‘Candyman’ Director Clarifies Tony Todd Isn’t Being Replaced

Back in February, Variety reported that Aquaman star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II had been cast in the titular role of the upcoming Jordan Peele-produced reboot of Candyman. Now it seems there has been an update to the story. While speaking with Collider, Candyman director Nia DaCosta commented on the casting news: “Well, it’s been slightly misreported.

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Michael B. Jordan To Play An Age-Less 400-Year-Old In ‘Methusaleh’

Warner Bros. is currently re-developing the age-less thriller Methusaleh, now with Michael B. Jordan tapped to star. The news comes to us courtesy of Deadline, which is reporting that Michael B. Jordan will play a man who has managed to stay alive for over 400 years. The Black Panther star will also co-produce the venture through

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Weekend Box Office: 5 Jaw-Dropping Stats About US’s $71 Million Weekend

Jordan Peele has five on the box office this weekend, plus a few extra zero’s. His new film Us added to 2019’s mammoth March, which helped make this the third straight weekend to outperform the same weekend a year ago. Us slashed the competition and expectations at the box office this weekend, taking in a

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‘The Craft’ Remake Lands New Writer And Director

Actress and independent filmmaker Zoe Lister-Jones has signed on to both write and direct a modern retelling of the popular ’90s cult classic The Craft, which starred Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell and Rachel True as high school students who moonlighted as amateur witches, a pastime that leads to disastrous consequences. Per The Hollywood

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New Film From ‘The Babadook’ Director Jennifer Kent Finally Gets A Release Date

The Babadook took the horror scene by surprise when it hit theaters in 2014. Since then, the film has garnered an impressive cult following. Five years later, director Jennifer Kent finally has a release date for the second feature film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, IFC Films has picked up Jennifer Kent’s The Nightingale and

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Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Quickly Breaks Thursday Night Box Office Record

This weekend Oscar-winning Get Out filmmaker Jordan Peele returns to theaters with his latest thriller Us. So far, Us is on pace to handily outdo Get Out‘s opening weekend at the box office. However, it looks like we won’t have to wait until Monday to find out if Us will break any box office records.

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Disney To Shutter Fox 2000 Imprint Following Historic Merger

Wednesday, The Walt Disney Company officially swallowed 21st Century Fox in an unprecedented $71.3 billion buyout. In keeping with Disney CEO Bob Iger’s promise to “Hit the ground running once the deal closes,” it was reported Thursday that Disney will officially close down the storied Fox 2000 imprint. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Mouse

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