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Director Patty Jenkins sets a new bar for the movies in the DCEU, making Wonder Woman a unconquerable savior in a lineup of punch-happy heroes who like tearing down buildings and metaphorically comparing the sizes of their codpieces.
Baywatch star Priyanka Chopra is in negotiations to board two films and Gabrielle Union is set to star in home invasion drama Breaking In. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
Despite its occasional melodrama and disposable tertiary characters, the film is an emotional surprise, serving up a brave and touching story about a woman and her dog that doesn’t seem like a made-for-TV sob pic.
The big winners of the 70th Cannes Film Festival were announced and Ruben Ostlund walked away with the Palme d’Or for his film, The Square. The film by the Force Majeure director is a satire of the art world and stars Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, and Dominic West.
STX closes a deal for the U.S. rights to the upcoming Amy Schumer pic I Feel Pretty. This, plus a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
After the tragic death of his wife and kids, rising tech star, Aiden Cross, invents the world’s first platform to access the afterlife, but when his partner winds up dead and haunting artifacts begin to cross back over, he must travel to the other side, find the real killer and stop the flood of souls from invading the realm of the living.
Eva Longoria is set to co-star opposite Anna Faris and Eugenio Derbez in the Overboard remake and Warner Animation Group’s big-screen take on The Jetsons finds a director. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
If you like Jason Bateman in Arrested Development then you’ll probably be taken off guard watching him shift gears from the Michael Bluth to a family man who is also a top money launderer for the second largest drug cartel in Mexico in the Netflix series Ozark. Yeah, it’s a tiny bit different from the culty absurd comedy.
Some critics weren’t over the moon for Sophia Coppola’s latest, while others were praising it for flipping the script on the pulpy original. Either way, critics dug deep into the film’s exploration of gender roles.
HBO and Jon Stewart have scrapped plans for a short-form animation venture and Amazon Studios is developing a drama series about Cleopatra. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
The latest installment of the franchise breaks the mediocrity of the last two films as it returns to form with a fresh energy, “yo-ho-ho” humor, and high seas adventure that echoes the brilliance of The Curse of the Black Pearl.
Ice Cube is attached to star in an untitled crime thriller from Patriots Day scribe Josh Zetumer. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
Even with two huge marquee names leading the charge, this adaptation drowns itself in dated raunchy humor, stale dick jokes, gay panic riffs, and clunky writing that not even the Hoff could save.
Willem Dafoe is set to play iconic Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh while Jessica Chastain has been tapped to star in Seducing Ingrid Bergman. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
If 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.
From 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.
Stanley 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.
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.
The 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.
Jim 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.
Dennis 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.
Sundance’s hip-hop hit Patti Cake$ starring breakout Aussie actress Danielle Macdonald has its first trailer and it is everything you wanted and more.
Barry 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.
In 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.
In 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.
Zac 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.
With 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.
There 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.
Josh 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.
Octavia 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.