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‘mother!’ Earned A Rare, Terrible Grade From Audiences That Might Impact It At The Box Office Paramount As our own Mike Ryan already told you in his TIFF review, Jennifer Lawrence’s new film mother! is guaranteed to be divisive for viewers. Critics, have largely given the film positive, or at least mixed, reviews — audiences, however, are a whole different story. Mother! receives an F #CinemaScore grade. Do you agree??

'mother!' Earns Dreaded F Cinemascore Darren Aronofsky’s horror film starring Jennifer Lawrence is getting terrible grades from audiences - but here’s why that might be a good thing. Continue reading…

‘American Assassin’ Is An Idiotic Marine Todd Fantasy That Doesn’t Even Have The Decency To Be Fun CBS Films American Assassin feels like it sprang directly from the id of some wannabe militia man reading Soldier of Fortune during frequent toilet breaks, who imagines elaborate revenge scenarios about finding the terrorists who murdered his imaginary girlfriend and killing them with MMA. It’s a poor man’s Bourne, with all the tasteful vagaries of geopolitical spycraft stripped away until it’s just some pockmarked Steve Bannon type shouting about enriched plutonium to whip us into an ill-advised war with Iran.

The X-Men have grounds for a lawsuit. The latest trailer for the forgettably-named upcoming action-thriller American Assassin begins with a squadron of new recruits going through a training exercise in a high-tech virtual facility. Hard-light holograms act as attackers, and though they may be projections, the “shots” they fire definitely hurt like real bullets. This dangerous room bears a suspicious resemblance to the Xavier School’s Danger Room, to the point that the wheelchair-bound telepath could probably hash this out outside of court for a fat stack of settlement dough.

Full Red Band Trailer for 'American Assassin' Starring Dylan O'Brien "This whole thing is just a means to an end for you, isn't it?" CBS Films has released a new full-length trailer for an action thriller film titled American Assassin, adapted from Vince Flynn's novel of the same name. The film tells the story of Mitch Rapp, an "ordinary every day all-American athlete and scholar" who is secretly recruited by the CIA after his girlfriend is killed. He becomes one of the best assassins they've ever seen, but gets into big trouble on an assignment in Beirut.

‘American Assassin’ Trailer: Michael Keaton Trains Dylan O’Brien to Take Out Terrorists If you watched American Sniper and thought they weren’t patriotic enough in their depiction of Americans taking down terrorism, there’s another overtly American movie on the way, and we know that, because the word American is in the title. America. American Assassin is based on Vince Flynn’s novel of the same name, introducing the recurring character of Mitch Rapp.

American Assassin Set for September Release Date The newest action-thriller franchise in the making, American Assassin, has been slowly building steam since the film found its star in Dylan O’Brien. Based on the ongoing book series by Vince Flynn, the film has been in development for several years now, and looked at stars like Bruce Willis and Chris Hemsworth to star as black ops agent Mitch Rapp.

First Look: Dylan O'Brien As Mitch Rapp in AMERICAN ASSASSIN CBS Films has released the first look at Dylan O'Brien as Mitch Rapp in American Assassin. American Assassin follows the rise of Mitch Rapp (Dylan O'Brien) a CIA black ops recruit under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley (Michael Keaton). The pair is then enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy (Sanaa Lathan) to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on both military and civilian targets.

Dylan O’Brien is in talks to play CIA counter-terrorism operative Mitch Rapp in American Assassin, EW has confirmed. O’Brien would join Michael Keaton in CBS Films and Lionsgate’s adaptation of Vince Flynn’s bestselling novel series, playing Rapp, a young recruit reeling from the death of...

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