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In a little more than a months' time, audiences will see what Marvel can pull off with their first Netflix show, Dardevil. The series' entire first season will be made available at once, as per the usual Netflix release practices, and will give fans what could be the grittiest comic book TV show to date on April 10. The charismatic Charlie Cox (THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING, STARDUST) will portray... Read More...

New Synopsis And Cast Revealed For Creed The full thrust of Rocky VIIWith filming underway on writer/director Ryan Coogler's Rocky spin-off Creed, a new synopsis has been released revealing just what's in store. Along with that come some details of the cast that's supporting Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone.We say 'spin-off', but Creed, despite Stallone's protestations, is sounding more and more like Rocky VII, officially described in MGM and Warners' press release as "a new chapter in the Rocky story".

New Writer For Tomb Raider Reboot Evan Daugherty gets the gigLast we heard, 18 months or so ago, Buffy The Vampire Slayer writer Marti Noxon was working on the screenplay for the developing relaunch of the Tomb Raider movie franchise. Since then there's been an eerie hush, as of an ancient wind keening gently through long-undiscovered cave systems. But who's this breaking through a crumbling rock wall?

Ben Hardy To Join Cast Of X-Men: Apocalypse The Wrap is reporting that EastEnders star Ben Hardy is in talks to play a significant role in X-Men: Apocalypse. Hardy was among the actors tested to play Cyclops before the role went to Tye Sheridan. Who Hardy is playing is being kept quiet by the studio, though early reports that he was going to play Warren Worthington / Angel are said to be wrong. X-Men: Apocalypse hits theaters on May 27, 2016. [Source: The Wrap] Ben Hardy To Join Cast Of X-Men: Apocalypse

New 4D ‘Lego Movie’ Short Film Will Debut at Legoland The Lego Movie will be followed by several big screen sequels and spin-offs. The direct sequel just landed a director and will be out in 2018. A Ninjago spin-off will come out in 2016 and the Lego Batman spin-off will be out in 2017. But we now know that’s not all. We’re going to get a sort-of sequel later this year. Just not on the big screen. LEGO has announced later this year, their LEGOLAND theme parks and Discover Centers will debut a brand new 4D short film based on The Lego Movie, featuring Emmet and Wyldstyle.

  Though most would agree that Ryan Reynolds did a good job in the role, after the dismal treatment of the Wade Wilson character in X-Men: Origins Wolverine, fans desperately wanted to see him done justice in a solo movie outing. Rumors swirled that Reynolds was interested and a movie was planned, but after the negative reaction to Origins it didn't seem very likely. But lo and behold, back in September of last year we got the news that the project had a release date and Reynolds was set to reprise the role. Was Fox always planning to move forward with Deadpool?

THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN: Haley Bennett Takes Lead Female Role Deadline reported yesterday that Haley Bennett has landed the lead female role and reunite with The Equalizer's Antoine Fuqua and his go at The Magnificent Seven. She joins Denzel Washinton and Chris Pratt.In the pic, a town is taken over by a ruthless gold mining baron and his thugs. She plays the widow of a man who was murdered, and hires a bounty hunter to get rid of the baron and his thugs, and gives the bounty hunter enough money to pay six gunmen to help him in the cause.If you have not heard of Bennett you will be hearing about her a lot soon.

Bruce Sinofsky, Oscar-Nominated Co-Director of 'Paradise Lost' Trilogy, Passes Away at 58 Bruce Sinofsky, the Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated co-director of the Paradise Lost documentary trilogy, has passed away at the age of 58. His collaborator and Paradise Lost co-director Joe Berlinger confirmed Sinofsky’s passing this morning, due to complications from diabetes. Continue reading…

Report: Wonder Woman Movie to Film This Fall Warner Bros. will reportedly begin filming the Wonder Woman movie starring Gal Gadot later this year. According to Deadline, the Fast & Furious actress will finish filming her part in director Greg Mottola's Keeping Up With The Joneses before filming Wonder Woman in the fall. Wonder Woman will be directed by Michelle MacLaren (Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead), with a script penned by Jason Fuchs. Continue reading…

In their report on Gal Gadot joining the cast of Greg Mottola's Keeping Up With The Joneses as Diana Jones, Deadline offer an update on the Fast Furious actress' upcoming role as a certain other Diana. Last we heard, director Michelle MacLaren (Game Of Thrones, The Walking Dead) actually didn't officially have a green light from Warner Bros.

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