Top Movie News for May 24, 2020

Why Darkseid Actor Ray Porter Has Never Watched Joss Whedon's Justice League Ray Porter has a good reason for never watching Joss Whedon's cut of Justice League.

Ex. We Talk to the Cast of Homecoming season 2! "Homecoming" has been something of a cult hit for Amazon Prime. Based on the hit podcast, season one featured Julia Roberts, in her series debut, as a counselor working for the top-secret Homecoming Foundation, who discovers a plot by the group to brainwash soldiers into returning to action. While Roberts opted to leave the series after a single season, the show's back for season two on Prime and we got the chance to sit down with returning cast members Stephan James &… Read More...

Tenet Official Synopsis Revealed, and the Main Character's Name Is Protagonist? Many have wondered what Christopher Nolan's Tenet is really about, now a new synopsis pulls back some of the secrets.

FX has renewed What We Do in the Shadows for a third season Fans of FX's What We Do in the Shadows TV series will be pleased to know that the comedy series has been renewed for a third season, which means that we've got another year of vampire shenanigans following the nightly mis-adventures of Nandor (Kayvan Novak), Nadja (Natasia Demetriou), Laszlo (Matt Berry), and Colin Robinson (Mark Proksch), not to mention their human… Read More...

Ken Nightingall Dies, Star Wars Pink Shorts Boom Guy Was 92 Widely known on the internet as the 'pink shorts boom guy' from the Star Wars set, Ken Nightingall has died at the age of 92.

Avatar 2 Resumes Filming Next Week, New Set Photo Reveals Matador Command Vessel Producer Jon Landau shared a new photo from the set of Avatar 2 revealing two new ships.

This week brought the surprising announcement that Batwoman star Ruby Rose had decided to part ways with the CW series ahead of its recently renewed second season. Soon after the news broke, WWE Superstar and former MMA fighter Sonya Deville (real name Daria Berenato) took to Twitter to express interest in the role, asking The CW and showrunner Greg Berlanti to give her a "shot at playing Batwoman." Sonya, who is the first openly gay female wrestler in WWE, was asked about her Tweets during an interview with TV Insider.

Why Bridesmaids 2 Probably Shouldn't Happen According to Director Paul Feig Paul Feig thinks a Bridesmaids sequel would be a tall order to fulfill.

Logan Director Is Okay with Hugh Jackman Returning as Wolverine If It's Earned Logan director James Mangold wouldn't mind Hugh Jackman reprising Wolverine for the MCU.

MacGruber Team Got an Incredibly Supportive Letter from Superfan Christopher Nolan MacGruber fan Christopher Nolan was invited to the cast table read for the MacGruber TV show pilot.

The Best Movies and Shows Leaving Netflix in June 2020 Summer is fast approaching, and with nationwide lockdowns looking to extend into the sunniest months, there’s no better time to catch up on movies and shows before they leave Netflix next month. These are the TV shows and movies leaving Netflix in June 2020. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off John Hughes‘ 1986 classic is an exuberant teen comedy with a wistful edge.

JURASSIC WORLD: DOMINION Is Not The End Of The Franchise, It's "The Start Of A New Era" After Joe Johnston's Jurassic Park III opened in 2001, we didn't see another Jurassic film for fourteen long years, and while Colin Trevorrow's highly anticipated Jurassic World: Dominion, which is due out next summer, will serve as a trilogy capper, it doesn't sound like the wait for a follow-up will be anywhere near as long. Speaking with Collider, 5x Academy Award-nominated producer Frank Marshall revealed that the upcoming Jurassic World: Dominion is not being developed as a potential finale to the blockbuster Jurassic franchise, but rather as a new beginning. "It&

Marvel's Jackpot Is Getting a Spider-Man Spin-Off Movie at Sony Another female-led Marvel movie at Sony has been revealed to be Jackpot, which will further expand the Spider-Man universe at the studio.

How Star Trek 4 Can Survive in a Post-Endgame World According to Simon Pegg Simon Pegg thinks he knows exactly what to do with Star Trek, and it involves going back to the series' roots.

Celebrate The Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary with the Original 35-Minute Super 8 Home Release There was no streaming or Blu-ray players when The Empire Strikes Back first made it to home video.

John Wick Directors Were Ordered Not to Kill the Dog, But Did Anyway John Wick directors almost had to lose dog murder scene, but fought hard to keep it.

Tom Hardy's Capone banks a VOD record with $2.5M+ earned Just ten days out from its release, Vertical Entertainment and Redbox Entertainment are reporting a $2.5+ million dollar return for Tom Hardy's gangster film CAPONE. While that figure might appear as couch change to some when held against other theatrical releases, it's important to remember that CAPONE made its debut on VOD services, and that the film's $2.5+M… Read More...

Rian Johnson's hit murder mystery Knives Out is making its way to Amazon Prime Video next month.

The Batman Is the Next Evolution of Gotham Says Jeffrey Wright The Batman star Jeffrey Wright calls the movie the 'next evolution' of Batman stories.

The Disney+ release date of the upcoming live-action remake of Mulan may have just been accidentally revealed.

Pixar has been steadily churning out animated shorts through its SparkShorts program, an initiative dedicated to cultivating new talent through short films, that has allowed Pixar animators to experiment with more than the 3D animation the studio is known for. Everything from hand-drawn animation to new styles of CG animation are on display in the shorts, which first debuted theatrically and on YouTube last year before moving to Disney+.

Earth's Mightiest Heroes almost looked a lot different when they traveled through time, according to some newly released Endgame concept art.

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Mission: Impossible 7 Replaces Nicholas Hoult with Esai Morales as the Villain Mad Max: Fury Road star Nicholas Hoult will no longer star in Mission: Impossible 7 or Mission: Impossible 8.

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World to return to theaters for its 10th Anniversary ATTACK HUG!!! It's been almost 10 years since Edgar Wright's stylish adaptation of Bryan Lee O’Malley’s indie comic series Scott Pilgrim stomped on a pedal board and rocked its way into theaters. While the film failed to become a box office darling, the attitudinal comedy, in time, secured itself as a cult classic among a subset of cinephiles. Fast forward… Read More...

Universal Orlando and Legoland Florida are planning to re-open as soon as this June — but with social distancing restrictions put in place to ensure the safety of their guests. Universal Orlando plans to re-open the park to team members on June 1 and June 2 before opening to invited guests and annual passholders on June 3 and June 4, and finally, the public on June 5. Meanwhile, Legoland Florida is cutting right to the meal, opening its Legoland Pirate Island Hotel on June 1.

Scott Eastwood & Orlando Bloom in War Thriller 'The Outpost' Trailer "This is the big one! Saddle up!" Screen Media Films has launched the official trailer for a military thriller titled The Outpost, the latest from director Rod Lurie (The Contender, The Last Castle, Resurrecting the Champ, Straw Dogs). The film tells the true story of the "The Battle of Kamdesh" during the Afghanistan War, and follows a team of US soldiers from Bravo Troop 3-61 CAV that must battle against hundreds of Taliban fighters. Starring Scott Eastwood, Caleb Landry Jones, Orlando Bloom, Jack Kesy, Taylor John Smith, and Milo Gibson.

‘Some Good News’ Sells Out to CBS, John Krasinski Will No Longer Host Some Good News, a web series that was essentially John Krasinski sitting in his house goofing off in front of a webcam all in the name of cheering up people in quarantine, is moving up in the world. Krasinski sold the rights to the web show to CBS after a bidding war. Also, he’ll no longer host it. Sources say Krasinski was hesitant to sell what started off as a free YouTube show to help distract people in lockdown, but in the end, money won. Look, I do not besmirch Mr. John Krasinski for seeing an opportunity to make more money. I, too, would love to sell out for oodles of cash.

There are so many streaming services out there right now that it’s sometimes hard to keep track of them all. Sometimes it makes finding something to watch a daunting prospect as you jump across several different streaming apps, looking at what’s available in each one. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a way to organize all the titles available across all the streaming services that you subscribe to?

Formulaic films exist for a reason: people like to know what they're going to be watching. Now, formulas can be tweaked over a long period so changes are slowly introduced that are more palatable to new generations, but still, people like the formula because they know what they're paying for. Case in point: The Lovebirds.

Here Piggy, Piggy, Piggy! Odds are that you either read Lord of the Flies in grade school or you are familiar with the title. The story tells of a group of World War II era pre-teens who are marooned on an island and succumb to their animalistic instincts. Adapted a couple of times for the big screen, the brutal novel by author William Golding has become a modern masterpiece. But, while… Read More...

After the recent and momentous reveal that Zack Snyder's JUSTICE LEAGUE is coming to HBO Max in 2021, the powers behind the upcoming streaming service would like to remind you all that Studio Ghibli's legendary library of films will be available to stream for the first time when the platform launches on May 27th. Ever since the 1986 release of Castle in the Sky, Studio… Read More...

#FeygerCut is trending on Twitter after Paul Feig told his followers he'd 'be happy to share' his 3.5 hour cut of Ghostbusters: Answer the Call.

Uncensored Back to the Future 2 Is Now on Netflix, Creators Want Edited Version Destroyed Bob Gale and Robert Zemeckis weren't too happy to learn about Netflix streaming a censored version of Back to the Future 2.

It looks like the number of makeshift programming inspired by the coronavirus pandemic lockdown will keep rising as time goes on. While the likes of Parks and Recreation, All Rise and Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet have put together remotely produced special episodes, the BBC has put together an entirely new comedy series called Staged.

10 Actors In Bad Superhero Movies Who Turned Their Careers Around Playing Different Marvel & DC Characters There are a lot of comic book characters who have been brought to the big screen over the years, but only so many actors to fill those roles.

MAN OF STEEL Director Zack Snyder Reveals Why Kal-El Chose Red And Blue Suit Rather Than The Black One Shortly before it was announced that Zack Snyder's Justice League is coming to HBO Max next year, the filmmaker held a watch party for Man of Steel which was crammed full of fascinating reveals.  Among the topics covered by Snyder was Clark Kent/Kal-El's decision to don a red and blue Kryptonian costume rather than the traditional black colour worn by his family on their home planet.

"Since your grandfather passed, this house seems… unfamiliar." IFC Midnight has unveiled the first teaser trailer for an acclaimed indie horror thriller titled Relic, which originally premiered at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival earlier this year in the Midnight section. A daughter, mother and grandmother are haunted by a manifestation of dementia that consumes their family's home. All three generations of women are brought together through trauma and a powerful sense of strength and loyalty to face the ultimate fear together.

ABC announced this afternoon that it has issued new season renewals for thirteen series, including Stumptown (season two), The Rookie (season three), mixed-ish (season two), black-ish (season seven), The Conners (season three), American Housewife (season five), The Goldbergs (season eight), A Million Little Things (season three), The Bachelor (season 25), Dancing with the Stars (season 29), Shark Tank (season 12), 20/20 (season 43), and Jimmy Kimmel's Who Wants To Be A Millionaire reboot (season two). These shows join the already renewed Grey's Anatomy, Station 19, The Good Doctor,

While COVID-19 has halted filming on Marvel Studios' Phase 4 productions, work continues on the animated What If? remotely.

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, see what the motion capture performances looked like behind the scenes of movies like Beauty and the Beast, the Shape of Water, Call of the Wild, and more. Plus, watch a gag reel of some movie mistakes from the set of Netflix’s new comedy The Wrong Missy, and listen as Scoob!

“The Dynamics” takes us deep into the core of Frank Moore’s performance work, detailing Frank’s theories of how private performance affects the outer world.  Drawing on concepts from quantum physics and Chaos Theory, Frank talks about how his private work, both in performance and in his one-to-one work with students, expands private personal rituals into the realm of myths and the universals, and can create change and effect in the outer world through nonlinear channels of influence.  This episode also includes a conversation with ex

Celebrities get bored in quarantine too! Many celebrities have taken to social media to show off their quarantine boredom or to maintain an ounce of creativity since none of them can really work right now due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest quarantine result comes courtesy of THE MAZE RUNNER and Teen Wolf star, Dylan O'Brien and he's showing some love to Andrew Garfield… Read More...

Though The Alienist was a minor summer sensation in 2017, the TNT 19th century psychological thriller remains a criminally underrated treat. A 19th century detective drama starring Dakota Fanning, Daniel Bruhl, and Luke Evans, The Alienist followed the unlikely trio as they resolved to find the culprit behind a series of child murders in 19th century New York using early methods of criminal profiling. It was macabre, creepy, and just a touch camp, which was just the right kind of combination for fans of Hannibal and True Detective looking for a new series.

Shot by Shot with ‘The Old Guard’ Trailer The unkillable badass movie is one of our favorite subgenres. Whether it’s vampires, highlanders, or mouthy mercs, we’ll devour their adventures of clinical disregard for us feeble, disposable sacks of flesh. Try as hard as they might to make their neverending slog through life look dreary; we just want to take two hours to contemplate an existence free from the fear of oblivion. Mmmmmm…relaxing. The Old Guard is the latest in a line of adventurous comic book adaptations coming to Netflix.

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead Remake Is Happening with Beauty Shop Director Treehouse Pictures as tapped Billie Woodruff to direct a remake Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead that is said to be diverse.

Acting is an art form, and behind every iconic character is an artist expressing themselves. Welcome to The Great Performances, a bi-weekly column exploring the art behind some of cinema’s best roles. There is Stephen King’s The Shining and then there is Stanley Kubrick‘s The Shining. King’s novel is pulp horror at its most emotionally devastating, following a tortured writer as he tries to make good by his family amidst a supernatural maelstrom in the gargantuan hotel they’re caring for.

Dwayne The Rock Johnson and Zac Efron starred in the 2017 big screen adaptation of the cult TV hit Baywatch.

Star Joey King revealed a summer release date for The Kissing Booth 2 in a live stream with the cast.

‘Tuca & Bertie’ Revived for Second Season by Adult Swim After Netflix Cancelation Tuca & Bertie is getting a second wind. Following Netflix’s cancelation of Lisa Hanawalt‘s critically acclaimed animated comedy after just one season, Adult Swim has swooped in to pick up Tuca & Bertie for a second season. Tuca and Bertie season 2 has been greenlit for a 10-episode order by the network, which has slated the release for 2021. Created by Hanawalt and produced by Bojack Horseman creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Tuca & Bertie seemed like it had everything going for it.

A magical creature causes mischievous havoc in the weird and wild new family adventure Four Kids and It.

Prior to Universal Pictures delaying the movie by a full year, Fast & Furious 9 would have arrived in theaters this weekend.

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column, I will… Read More...

After sharing some unused designs for Harley Quinn and Black Canary last month, Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of one Harley Quinn) concept artist Greg Hophood has now given fans a look at an early design for Huntress, who was played by Mary Elizabeth Winstead. Helena Bertinelli's "costume" for the majority of the movie was simply a modified motorcycle suit, and although she did don a mask and an outfit more closely resembling Huntress' original duds right at the end of the film, it still wasn't quite comic-accurate enough for many fans of the character. Howe

As you probably noticed, movie theaters are closed as the planet deals with an ongoing viral apocalypse. Ordinarily on Sundays we would be bringing you the weekend box office results, but as the situation has demanded, humans have shifted to the many options for home viewing to satisfy their entertainment needs. So for the foreseeable future, instead we'll be taking a weekly look at what… Read More...

Box Office

  • 1. Alien: Covenant
    Gross: $36,000,000
    Total: $36,000,000
  • 2. Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2
    Gross: $35,062,000
    Total: $301,799,474
  • 3. Everything, Everything
    Gross: $12,000,000
    Total: $12,000,000
  • 4. Snatched
    Gross: $7,600,000
    Total: $32,782,600
  • 5. Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
    Gross: $7,200,000
    Total: $7,200,000

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