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“Dirty Dancing” Review: Zero Rhythm, Soul, and Sex Appeal Found in this Unnecessary Remake

dirty-dancing-excerptIf a remake of Dirty Dancing had to be happen, then it was crucial that every detail was in order. If anything was out of place, wrong or tonally off, then rabid fans of the original would make it known. That said, ABC sure as better brace themselves for the wrath of Johnny Castle diehards.

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9 Things We Learned From the “Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie” Press Conference

captain-underpants-excerptFrom making this book series into a huge animated franchise to the biggest diva of the cast, director David Soren, creator Dav Pilkey (Turbo) and actors Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, and Thomas Middleditch gave us the scoop on the new animated feature.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.19.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptStanley Tucci joins Kiernan Shipka in John Leonetti’s The Silence and Jesse Eisenberg set to play legendary mime Marcel Marceau. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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The Tracking Board’s Debrief (05.18.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerpt Sally Hawkins and Game of Thrones alum Charles Dance are set for Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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“Wonderstruck” Gets Oscar Buzz at Cannes Despite Mixed Reviews

wonderstruck-excerptThe Cannes Film Festival is in full-swing and acclaimed director Todd Haynes’ (Carol, Far From Heaven) highly-anticipated adaptation of Brian Selznick’s YA novel Wonderstruck was one of the first films screened at the fest — and it was met with reviews that ranged from raves to lukewarm.

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“The Dark Crystal” to be Revived as a Prequel Series at Netflix

dark-crystal-excerptJim Henson’s 1982 feature film The Dark Crystal is getting the Netflix treatment as a prequel series. The groundbreaking fantasy adventure is coming to the streaming giant as a prequel series titled The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.17.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptDennis Quaid is taking on the role of a president for FX, while Diego Luna and Orlando Bloom have joined the cast of the anthology film Berlin, I Love You. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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“Patti Cake$” Trailer Drops a Sick Beat With its Unlikely Rap Star (Video)

patti-cakesSundance’s hip-hop hit Patti Cake$ starring breakout Aussie actress Danielle Macdonald has its first trailer and it is everything you wanted and more.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.16.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptBarry Jenkins teams with Annapurna and Rosamund Pike is attached to star as Marie Curie in Radioactive Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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ABC Releases Trailers For “The Crossing”, “Splitting Up Together”, “Alex, Inc.” and More (VIDEO)

abc-excerptIn addition to ABC prime time favorites like Fresh Off the Boat and Once Upon a Time returning for the fall, the network recently unveiled a hearty helping of new shows. They also recently released a boatload of trailers that gives audiences a preview of what to expect from its fall lineup.

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New Trailers For “The Orville”, “Ghosted”, “L.A. to Vegas” Show Off Fox’s New Comedy Slate (Video)

ghosted-excerptIn the wake of Fox’s mass cancellation of shows like Scream Queens, Making History, and Son of Zorn, the network has introduced a new batch of shows to take their place…and hopefully they’ll stick around for a while. Fox recently released trailers to give us peek at what to expect from their rookie shows.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.15.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptZac Efron set to star in thriller about serial killer Ted Bundy and George R.R. Martin announces a fifth Game of Thrones spinoff for HBO. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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“The Gifted” Introduces a New Batch of Marginalized Mutants in First Trailer (VIDEO)

the-giftedWith the success of FX’s Legion, the X-Men universe continues to X-pand to Fox with The Gifted. More family drama than action series, the show follows a suburban couple whose lives are changed when their children come out of the mutant closet. In a world where mutants are marginalized, they join an underground network of mutants as they try to survive while running from a hostile government.

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“King Arthur” and His Sword Barely Pierce the Box Office, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” Stays on Top

king-arthur-excerptThere were no huge surprises at the box office this weekend as Marvel Studios continued to dominate with its space opera sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. As for newcomers Snatched and King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, they made little impact with their debuts as they underperformed and raked in less money at the box office than expected.

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Josh McLaughlin Named President of Production at Focus Features (Exclusive)

focus-excerptJosh McLaughlin is set to replace Jim Burke as President of Production at Focus Features, the Tracking Board has exclusively learned. Rather than hire an executive from outside the company, Focus decided to promote from within.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.12.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptOctavia Spencer joins the drama A Kid Like Jake and Jackie Chan and Sylvester Stallone are set to team up for the first time in Ex-Baghdad. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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Julianne Moore Boards New Take on Sebastian Lelio’s Film “Gloria”

julianne-moore-excerptThe yet-to-be-titled interpretation of the Sebastian Lelio’s original won’t be a direct remake of the film but will be inspired by the story and characters.

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“A Christmas Story” Set as the Next Live Musical Event at Fox

christmas-story-excerpt Following the success of Grease: Live, Fox has announced that the beloved holiday movie turned Broadway hit will be their next live musical event.

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Angela Bassett Set to Star in Ryan Murphy Procedural Drama “911” at Fox

angela-bassett-excerptAcademy Award-nominated actress Angela Bassett is ready to tackle some emergency calls in the upcoming procedural drama 911. The project, which comes from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, recently received a 13-episode straight-to-series order at Fox.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.11.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptAnya Taylor-Joy and Maisie Williams have signed on to star in the X-Men spinoff New Mutants and Julia Roberts is attached to star and produce the adaptation of The Bookseller. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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“King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” Movie Review: A Camelot Catastrophe

king-arthur-excerptThe director who brought us stylized across-the-pond greatness like Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels attempts to inject the same tough-as-nails swagger to Camelot lore but ends up making a tangled Arthurian mess.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.10.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptScandal to end after its seventh season and Jack O’Connell, Chloe Grace Moretz, and Josh Gad get invited to the Party of the Century. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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Amazon Nabs Streaming Rights to 40 Films from SXSW Including Festival Winner “Most Beautiful Island”

most-beautiful-island-excerptAmazon decided to go on a shopping spree and acquired the streaming rights to 40 films that screened at SXSW earlier this year. Among the films included in the huge purchase is Ana Asensio’s drama Most Beautiful Island, which won the Grand Jury Award for narrative feature.

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“Snatched” Film Review: Goldie Hawn Steals the Show in Schumer-fied Mother-Daughter Comedy

snatched-excerptThe Jonathan Levine-directed comedy written by Kate Dippold and produced by Paul Feig is spirited, surprisingly emotional, and obviously fun, but it lacks an extra layer of zest to make it a hit comedy that the world will be talking about six months from now.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.09.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptSteve McQueen is set to direct a documentary about Tupac Shakur and NBC renews Taken for a second season. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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Master of None Review: Season 2

master of none excerptWith season 2, creators Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang mix experimental storytelling and Euro-auteur panache that doesn’t take away from the comedic sensibilities and socially-minded oeuvre set with their brilliant freshman season.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.08.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptDavid Oyelowo is set to star in the adaptation of Kevin Boyle’s 2004 nonfiction book Arc of Justice and the Netflix hit 13 Reasons Why lands a second season. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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“Alien: Covenant” Film Review: Ridley Scott Returns to Form With Chest-Bursting Thrills

alien-covenant-excerptThe latest installment of the sci-fi franchise twists the Alien storytelling formula enough so that it keeps the viewer engaged, the characters interesting, and doesn’t regurgitate the same story we have seen in these movies time and time again. It’s also bloody entertaining….literally.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.05.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptDiane Keaton and Jacki Weaver are set to star in Poms and NBC cancels Emerald City after one season. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (05.04.17)

The-Tracking-Boards-Daily-Debrief-city-excerptJason Reitman’s Tully starring Charlize Theron lands at Focus Features and country singer Miranda Lambert joins the cast of Something in the Water. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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