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Magic, monsters, gods and madness reign throughout the palaces and pyramids of the Nile River Valley in this action-adventure inspired by the classic mythology of Egypt. With the survival of mankind hanging in the balance, an unexpected hero takes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. Set (Gerard Butler), the merciless god of darkness, has usurped Egypt’s throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict.
- Film School Rejects: Gods of Egypt Posters Highlight a Controversial Hollywood Trend
- JoBlo: CG monsters and mayhem overrun Alex Proyas' Gods of Egypt trailer
- Screen Crush: 'Gods of Egypt' Trailer: No Seriously, What the Hell Is This Movie?
- The Playlist: Watch: First Trailer For Alex Proyas' 'Gods Of Egypt' Starring Gerard Butler, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Chadwick Boseman, More
- SlashFilm: First ‘Gods of Egypt’ Trailer Looks Just as Crazy and Nonsensical As Those ‘Gods of Egypt’ Posters
After separate uproars were raised following studio decisions to cast a well-bronzed Jake Gyllenhaal as Middle Eastern in Prince of Persia: the Sands of Time and a comparably well-bronzed Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, and Aaron Paul as Egyptians in Exodus: Gods and Kings, one might imagine that Hollywood executives would get the picture and stop passing white performers off as other races... Continue reading…
- AintItCool: Alex Proyas' GODS OF EGYPT has brightly colored character posters to wonder about...
- Cinema Blend: FYI: This Outlandish Gods Of Egypt Poster Features A Glitter Cape And Gold Shoulder Pads
- We Got This Covered: Gods Of Egypt Posters Reveal A Colourful Bunch Of Deities
- MovieWeb: 5 'Gods of Egypt' Character Posters Introduce the Cast
- FirstShowing.net: First Character Poster Set for Alex Proyas' Epic 'Gods of Egypt' Movie
- ScreenRant: Gods of Egypt Character Posters: The Gods Go to War
- Comic Book Movie: GODS OF EGYPT Posters Introduce Alex Proyas' Colourful Characters
- SlashFilm: WTF: The ‘Gods of Egypt’ Character Posters Are… Something Else
- JoBlo: First character posters revealed for Alex Proyas' Gods of Egypt
'Hello, pretty...'Now here’s a thing. Dave Bautista – Drax in Guardians Of The Galaxy and Mr. Hinx in Spectre – is filling a Kurgan-shaped hole in the fast-developing Highlander reboot. According to the reliable Latino Review, Bautista will be destroying more stuff in the role filled by Clancy Brown in the 1986 fantasy movie.The Kurgan is, of course, the arch-nemesis of Connor MacLeod, a barbarian with an iffy temperament and a nasty habit of decapitating news reporters.
- Latino Review: EXCLUSIVE: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Dave Bautista To Play The Kurgan In 'Highlander' Reboot
- Comic Book Movie: GOTG's Dave Bautista Will Play 'The Kurgan' In HIGHLANDER Reboot
- JoBlo: Dave Bautista to play The Kurgan in Summit Entertainment's Highlander reboot
- Film School Rejects: Dave Bautista Cast as The Kurgan in the Highlander Reboot
- We Got This Covered: Guardians Of The Galaxy’s Dave Bautista To Play The Villain In Highlander Reboot
- ScreenRant: ‘Highlander’ Reboot: Dave Bautista Up to Play the Villain
- SlashFilm: Rumor: Dave Bautista Takes Villain Role in ‘Highlander’ Reboot
- Dark Horizons: Bautista Set For "Highlander" Reboot Villain?
- MovieWeb: 'Highlander' Remake Gets Dave Bautista as the Villain?
While a HIGHLANDER remake has been in development for some time, there hasn't been much word on the street since Ryan Reynolds left the project early last year. Well, it's about that time and the latest casting buzz is that Tom Cruise is being approached for the role Sean Connery made so popular in the original. I'm sure there are literally dozens of options for Cruise once... Read More...
- The Playlist: Tom Cruise Sought For Sean Connery Role In Forever Developing 'Highlander' Remake
- Collider: Summit Courts Tom Cruise to Play Sean Connery Mentor Role in HIGHLANDER Reboot
- Screen Crush: 'Highlander' Reboot Seeks Tom Cruise for Sean Connery Role
- ScreenRant: ‘Highlander’ Reboot: Tom Cruise Wanted for Sean Connery Role
- MovieWeb: 'Highlander' Reboot Wants Tom Cruise for Sean Connery Role
- Badass Digest: THE HIGHLANDER Reboot Wants Tom Cruise To Play Sean Connery
- Dark Horizons: Tom Cruise To Lead "Highlander" Reboot?
- The Wrap: Tom Cruise Courted to Co-Star in ‘Highlander’ Reboot (Exclusive)
- SlashFilm: Rumor: ‘Highlander’ Reboot Producers Want Tom Cruise
- Comic Book Movie: Tom Cruise Being Courted To Star In HIGHLANDER Reboot
- We Got This Covered: Tom Cruise Being Eyed For Highlander Remake
- Rotten Tomatoes: News: Tom Cruise Wanted for Highlander
- Cinema Blend: Tom Cruise Might Modernize Highlander, Get The Specifics
- Empire Magazine: Summit Wants Tom Cruise For Highlander
- Latino Review: They Want WHO For Connery's 'Highlander' Role?
Directing the spy thrillerDespite scoring a solid hit with the first Divergent film and launching the franchise, director Neil Burger opted not to return for the sequel, citing the tight schedule. Since then, he’s been mulling over his follow-up choices and is now attached to spy thriller All The Old Knives.Olen Steinhauer’s book has yet to hit shelves either virtual or digital, but has already been snapped up by Chockstone Pictures, which hired the author to write the adaptation.
- Rotten Tomatoes: News: Neil Burger Wields All the Old Knives
- We Got This Covered: Divergent Director Neil Burger Will Tackle All The Old Knives
- MovieWeb: 'Divergent' Director Neil Burger Takes on 'All the Old Knives'
- Dark Horizons: Burger Brings Out "All the Old Knives"
- FirstShowing.net: 'Divergent' Director Heads into Spy Territory with 'All the Old Knives'
The Underworld franchise has seen its ups and downs since Len Wiseman and Kevin Grevioux debuted the first film over 10 years ago in 2003. The initial success of Underworld prompted a sequel, a prequel, and a soft reboot that further explored the mythos of Underworld’s vampire/lycan (werewolf) conflict.
- MovieWeb: 'Underworld 5' Character and Story Details; Theo James Will Star
- Horror-Movies.ca: Theo James to Play Main Character in New Underworld
- Coming Soon: Theo James' Character to be the Focus of the New Underworld
- Hollywood Reporter: 'Divergent' Actor Theo James to Star in Fifth 'Underworld' Movie (Exclusive)
- Variety: Theo James to Star in Fifth ‘Underworld,’ Kate Beckinsale Won’t Return
- Rotten Tomatoes: News: Theo James Set to Star in Fifth Underworld
- Dark Horizons: Theo James To Headline "Underworld 5"
- Digital Spy: Divergent's Theo James to lead cast of fifth Underworld film
- Cinema Blend: Theo James Is Returning To The Underworld Franchise
- The Wrap: ‘Divergent’ Star Theo James Returns to ‘Underworld’ Franchise
- Collider: Theo James to Headline UNDERWORLD 5
- Empire Magazine: Theo James Set For New Underworld Film
- Comic Book Movie: DIVERGENT Actor Theo James To Star In New UNDERWORLD Film
- SlashFilm: Theo James to Star in New ‘Underworld’ Film
- FirstShowing.net: Theo James to Lead 'Underworld' Reboot, Which is More of a Sequel
- Shock Till You Drop: Kate Beckinsale Isn’t Returning for Underworld 5…
- Screen Crush: 'Underworld' Sequel Is Officially a Sequel, Casts 'Divergent' Star as Lead
The History Channel’s upcoming four-hour miniseries Houdini has gotten a full trailer. The show will run September 1st and 2nd and stars Oscar winner Adrien Brody as the legendary escape-artist Harry Houdini. Kristen Connelly co-stars at Houdini’s wife Bess. Click here to view the embedded video. History’s Houdini Gets Full Trailer
- Variety: Watch: ‘Houdini’ Miniseries Trailer Starring Adrien Brody
- Deadline: Hot TV Trailer: ‘Houdini’
- IndieWire: Watch: Adrien Brody 'Wants to Escape Something' in Excellent Trailer for History's 'Houdini' Biopic
- Hollywood Reporter: Watch Adrien Brody Attempt 'Houdini' Magic Tricks in History's Miniseries Trailer
- The Playlist: Watch: Adrien Brody Is The World's Greatest Escape Artist In Trailer For 'Houdini' Miniseries