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James Franco, Milla Jovovich Go All “Mad Max” in First Trailer for “Future World” (Video)

FutureWorldTeaserCo-starring Suki Waterhouse, Milla Jovovich, Lucy Liu and Snoop Dogg, Franco co-directed the sci-fi thriller with Bruce Thierry Cheung.

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“Solo: A Star Wars Story”: Alden Ehrenreich Teams Up With Chewbacca and Lando in New Trailer (Video)

SoloDirected by Ron Howard from a screenplay by Lawrence and Jon Kasdan, the prequel stars Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Emilia Clarke and Woody Harrelson.

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Under the Radar: Ryan Prows’ “Lowlife,” Benson/Moorhead’s “The Endless,” and Warwick Thornton’s “Sweet Country”

UnderTheRadarGenreFilmsBannerThree very different genre films, including a crime-thriller from a writers’ collective, the latest from a duo of DIY filmmakers and a riveting Australian Western based on true Aboriginal stories.

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“A Quiet Place” Kicks Off April with $19 Million Opening Day

A Quiet Place JKUniversal’s R-rated comedy Blockers will probably have to settle for third place behind Spielberg’s Ready Player One, even though it took second place Friday with $7.8 million.

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Halle Berry Attached to “Jagged Edge” Remake Being Developed by Sony

HalleBerryJaggedEdgeGlenn Close and Jeff Bridges starred in the original 1985 thriller about a wealthy news publisher accused of his wife’s murder and the female lawyer he hires to help get him off the hook.

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“The Endless” Filmmakers, Stars Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead on Making Micro-Budget Genre Films That Are Big on Ideas (Interview)

TheEndlessFeature2The filmmakers behind indie thrillers Spring and Resolution offer another quizzical mind-twisting thriller, one that has connections to their earlier work.

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“RED” Writers Jon and Erich Hoeber Hired to Pen Untitled Dave Bautista Action-Comedy for STXfilms

JonErichHoeberDaveBautistaThe writers of Battleship and the upcoming The Meg will write the family movie in which Bautista plays a CIA operative who gets paired with a 9-year-old girl.

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Trailer for “The First Purge” Shows Where It All Began (Video)

FirstPurgeTrailerThe fourth installment of the violent series is a prequel to the previous three movies with Universal releasing it on the 4th of July.

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FX Orders PIlot for Series Based on Brian K. Vaughan’s “Y: The Last Man”

FXYTheLastManPublished for 60 issues by Vertigo Comics in the early ’00s, the post-apocalyptic dram follows the sole-living man as he travels across the female-dominated earth with his pet monkey.

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Amy York Rubin Directing Bo Burnham’s “Gay Kid and Fat Chick” for Paramount Players

AmyYorkRubinBoBunrhamRubin’s credits include directing episodes of Casual, SMILF, Grown-ish and Fresh Off the Boat as well as creating a number of popular webseries.

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Ramin Bahrani, Netflix Team on Adaptation of Aravind Adiga Novel “The White Tiger”

RaminBahraniWhiteTigerThe acclaimed indie filmmaker behind Man Push Cart and 99 Homes tackles the India-based rags-to-riches crime-drama with hopes to start filming in India later this year.

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British Thriller “Beast” Gets a Trailer Before Its May 11 Release (Video)

BeastTrailerJessie Buckley from Taboo and Johnny Flynn from Genius star in this romantic thriller about a subdued woman on an isolated island community who falls for a stranger, who may be a murderer.

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Krasinski-Blunt Horror Flick “A Quiet Place” Will Dominate, but Can “Blockers” Pull off a Second Place Win over Spielberg?

BoxOffice4618BannerThe box office should pick up in April as stronger offerings are released before Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War at the end of the month.

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Annette Bening, Adam Driver, Jon Hamm in Talks for Scott Z. Burns CIA Drama “Torture Report”

TortureReportCastingJennifer Morrison is also in talks for the drama from the writer of Contagion and The Bourne Ultimatum that looks at the CIA’s interrogation procedures post-9/11.

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Rowan Atkinson Comedy “Johnny English Strikes Again” Gets a Trailer (Video)

JohnnyEnglishTrailerAtkinson’s bumbling spy last appeared in 2011’s Johnny English Reborn, which grossed $8 million in North America but $152 million overseas, in case you’re wondering why a third movie was made.

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Andrew Haigh, Charlie Plummer Explore Teen Struggles in Coming-of-Age Drama “Lean on Pete” (Interview)

CharliePlummerLeanOnPete4The filmmaker behind 45 Years and Weekend tells the story of a boy and the horse with whom he bonds, along with the young star of Ridley Scott’s All the Money in the World.

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Leigh Whannell’s Cyber-Thriller “Upgrade” Gets Red and Green Band Trailers (Video)

UpgradeTrailerFormerly called “Stem,” the latest from the Saw and Insidious co-creator and Blumhouse Productions will be released on June 1.

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Guillermo del Toro Signs Overall Deal with Fox Searchlight

Guillermo WinsThe studio will set-up a specific label for the genre films curated and produced by del Toro with Scott Cooper’s Antlers being the first film under the deal.

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Kathryn Hahn, Nicole Holofcener Teaming for HBO Comedy Pilot “Mrs. Fletcher”

HahnHolefcenerFletcherIf the pilot goes to series, this would be the second series HBO does with author Tom Perrotta based on one of his works, following the cult hit series The Leftovers.

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Kenneth Branagh to Star In, Produce “A Gentleman in Moscow” for eOne Television

BranaghGentlemaninMoscowBased on Amor Towles’ novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel, the television film will be adapted by Tom Harper (War and Peace).

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Tiffany Haddish Schools Kevin Hart in the First Trailer for “Night School” (Video)

NightSchoolTrailerThe new comedy from Girls Trip director Malcolm D. Lee and producer Will Packer will hit theaters on Sept. 28.

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The First Trailer for Neil Gaiman’s “How to Talk to Girls at Parties,” Directed by John Cameron Mitchell (Video)

HowtoTalktoGirlsTrailerThe sci-fi comedy stars Elle Fanning, Alex Sharp, Nicole Kidman and Matt Lucas with A24 releasing it sometime this summer.

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Neil Gaiman, Akiva Goldsman Adapting Mervyn Peake’s “Gormenghast” for FremantleMedia TV Series

GaimanGoldsmanGormenghastGaiman will exec. produce the series under his multi-year exclusive deal with FremantleMedia following the success of the Starz series American Gods based on Gaiman’s novel.

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Milla Jovovich, Awkwafina and “Game of Thrones'” Alfie Allen Join Sci-Fi Thriller “Paradise Hills”

ParadiseHillsCastingJeremy Irvine from War Horse has also joined the cast of the directorial debut by Alice Waddington, which is currently filming in Spain.

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“Pitch Perfect” Writer Kay Cannon on Making Her Hilarious Directorial Debut With “Blockers” (Interview)

KayCannonBlockers3The high concept comedy stars Leslie Mann, Ike Barinholtz and John Cena as the parents of three teen girls planning to lose their virginity on prom night.

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“Deadpool 2” Star Zazie Beetz in Talks for Kristen Stewart’s “Against All Enemies,” Noah Hawley’s “Pale Blue Dot”

zazie-beetz-excerptThe star of the FX series Atlanta has been exploding in the last year with her role as Domino in Deadpool 2 likely to get her even more roles.

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Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One” Scores More than $181 Million Globally

ReadyPlayerOneBO2Spielberg had his biggest opening at the box office in almost ten years, as he returns to the big screen adventure for which he became famous. Tyler Perry’s Acrimony took second place with $17.1 million.

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“A Quiet Place”: The Final Trailer for John Krasinski, Emily Blunt’s Dark Thriller (Video)

A Quiet Place JKThe John Krasinski-directed horror thriller opens for previews on Thursday night before taking on Ready Player One and Blockers over the weekend.

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Nostalgia is Bigger Than Ever, but Maybe It’s Time to Move Forward Rather than Looking Back? (Opinion)

RoseanneIronGiantThe Roseanne revival is one of ABC’s biggest hits since the original Roseanne, while Steven Spielberg revisits his own past in Ready Player One.

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Defending “Book of Henry” — Maybe It’s Time to Give Colin Trevorrow a Break for a Movie Few People Saw (Opinion)

TrevorrowBookOfHenryWith Trevorrow just confirmed to direct Jurassic World 3, people are still harping on the disaster that struck when the filmmaker’s Book of Henry “cost him the Star Wars gig”… but did it really?

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