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Tak3n Trailer Smashes Online
Yesterday
Tak3n Trailer Smashes Online
It ends here
Blimey. Now we know why Team Taken – please don’t make us keep calling it Tak3n – were keeping quiet about the plot for the third outing of The Bryan Mills’ Special Skills ‘N’ Kills Jamboree – they’re going ...... Read more

Dominic Cooper Boards Marvel's Agent Carter
Yesterday
Dominic Cooper Boards Marvel's Agent Carter
The young Howard Stark is officially back
There is some good news today for fans of Agent Peggy Carter, and, more specifically of the younger Howard Stark as played in Captain America: The First Avenger and the One-Shot by Dominic Cooper. The actor has made a deal to co-star in the TV series that...... Read more

New Trailer For Horrible Bosses 2
Yesterday
New Trailer For Horrible Bosses 2
How to suck at business without really trying...
They might not be any smarter this time around, but the Horrible Bosses trio of Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) and Dale (Charlie Day) are back for more attempts to make their lives better in the sequel to the 2011 comedy. The new trailer has ...... Read more

Alec Baldwin And Kevin Spacey Set For Boss Baby
Yesterday
Alec Baldwin And Kevin Spacey Set For Boss Baby
From DreamWorks Animation
DreamWorks Animation has been suffering a little of late, with more misses than hits. It’ll no doubt be hoping for better things from one of its more reliable talents, Madagascar co-director Tom McGrath with Boss Baby, which now boasts the vocal cho...... Read more

Netflix To Simultaneously Release Crouching Tiger 2
Yesterday
Netflix To Simultaneously Release Crouching Tiger 2
Streaming service makes big deal
If you’ve been reading our Future Of Film series (coughity plugginton), you might have seen our piece a couple of weeks ago about streaming services becoming movie players. Clearly inspired by that*, Netflix is taking its first steps into a larger w...... Read more

There's A Tetris Movie In The Works
Yesterday
There's A Tetris Movie In The Works
We're not kidding
The list of crazy notions we can crack wise about when a new brand-mining film is announced grows shorter with every day. Add to the roster Tetris, which is now kicking off a journey to the big screen via Threshold Entertainment.Yes, the game first unleas...... Read more

Big Headed For TV
Yesterday
Big Headed For TV
Rush Hour will also become a show
TV series based on well-known film titles have clearly become a big thing across the pond. On the heels of Fargo’s success comes news that not one but two more films will be reborn on the small screen. First up: word of a show based on the 1988 Tom ...... Read more

David Fincher Will Direct The Full First Season Of HBO's Utopia
Yesterday
David Fincher Will Direct The Full First Season Of HBO's Utopia
He'll be busy next year...
Out and about plugging his latest film, Gone Girl, David Fincher has also been talking about his plans – announced earlier this year – to produce a US adaptation of Channel 4’s conspiracy series Utopia. It now emerges that he’ll be...... Read more

New Look At Oscar Isaac In A Most Violent Year
Yesterday
New Look At Oscar Isaac In A Most Violent Year
J. C. Chandor's Once Upon A Time In America
The richly talented J.C. Chandor’s latest feature film, A Most Violent Year, takes him back onto terra firma after the oceanic All Is Lost, and back to Manhattan, the scene of his terrific debut Margin Call. This one is set a few blocks from Wall St...... Read more

Teaser Trailer For Inherent Vice
Yesterday
Teaser Trailer For Inherent Vice
Paul Thomas Anderson does Thomas Pynchon
So far, all we’ve seen from Paul Thomas Anderson's Inherent Vice is the briefest of footage snippets and a couple of stills, including a new one last week. All that changes now, because the first teaser trailer for the film has landed.   ...... Read more

Billy Elliot Beats The Equalizer
Yesterday
Billy Elliot Beats The Equalizer
Live screening of stage musical tops the UK box office
Denzel Washington might be a former Special Forces badass who takes on all comers in The Equalizer, but there’s one challenge he couldn’t handle: a ballet dancing boy. Yes, Billy Elliot The Musical – Live! bested Event Cinema records to ...... Read more

Emma Watson Heads For Colonia
29 September 2014
Emma Watson Heads For Colonia
Daniel Brühl co-starring in the political thriller
Since her days at Hogwarts came to an end, Emma Watson has largely played small parts in ensemble movies and, of course, given inspiring speeches at the UN. But she’s moving back towards lead roles again and has signed to star in Colonia alongside R...... Read more

Matt Bomer Joins The Nice Guys
29 September 2014
Matt Bomer Joins The Nice Guys
Only the Magic Mike star is playing a not-so-nice fella
More often found playing a charming con man that helps the FBI out on US telly drama White Collar, Matt Bomer is using the end of the series to drum up more film work. He’s now locked down a nastier criminal role opposite Ryan Gosling and Russell Cr...... Read more

Elizabeth Banks And More Join Magic Mike XXL
29 September 2014
Elizabeth Banks And More Join Magic Mike XXL
Donald Glover among the new recruits
As filming finally gets properly under way on the sequel, Warner Bros. has announced the full cast for Magic Mike XXL. We’ve already learned about one or two of the new recruits, but Elizabeth Banks, Community’s Donald Glover and American Foot...... Read more

Keegan-Michael Key Set For Vacation Reboot
29 September 2014
Keegan-Michael Key Set For Vacation Reboot
And he'll be married to Regina Hall...
Though he’s still best known for his comedy work alongside Jordan Peele on US TV, Keegan-Michael Key has been making a name as a reliable laugh-grabber in supporting film roles. The team behind the new sequel-reboot Vacation clearly think he’d...... Read more

Pierce Brosnan Feels The Urge
29 September 2014
Pierce Brosnan Feels The Urge
He's playing the creator of a designer drug
After attempting to recapture his Bond days with action thriller The November Man, Pierce Brosnan is taking aim at a character on an even dodgier moral keel. He’s set to play a drug creator in Urge.Aaron Kaufman, who has worked as a producer with Ro...... Read more

Hear Lorde's Single From Mockingjay - Part 1
29 September 2014
Hear Lorde's Single From Mockingjay - Part 1
Yellow Flicker Beat hits the web
Like many YA adaptations, the Hunger Games films thus far pride themselves on boasting soundtracks with a decent crop of artists providing catchy tunes. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is no exception, with Lorde offering up Yellow Flicker Bea...... Read more

New Interstellar TV Spots Land
29 September 2014
New Interstellar TV Spots Land
With some fresh footage...
With that November 7 release date rushing to meet us like a landing craft ploughing through an atmosphere, it’s time for the promotional campaign for Interstellar to ramp up. And though we’re fairly certain director Christopher Nolan would be ...... Read more

Jon Hamm Looks Into Black Mirror
29 September 2014
Jon Hamm Looks Into Black Mirror
Rafe Spall and Oona Chaplin also on for festive special
You might not expect the scathingly satirical and often disturbing techno-fear series Black Mirror to be a likely candidate for a Christmas special. But that’s exactly what Charlie Brooker and the team are planning for this festive season, and they&...... Read more

Kevin Smith Lands Financing For Clerks III
29 September 2014
Kevin Smith Lands Financing For Clerks III
Tusk helped, apparently...
Clerks and Clerks II still stand among Kevin Smith’s most recognisable and best-loved films. But despite that appeal, the journey to wrap up the story with Clerks III has been a long, hard road, littered with unrequited possibilities (a stage versio...... Read more

William Shatner Confirms Contact With The Star Trek 3 Team
29 September 2014
William Shatner Confirms Contact With The Star Trek 3 Team
He'd be delighted to do the film – depending on the plot...
Though we’re fairly certain all involved would prefer that word didn’t leak, rumours sprang up last week that Roberto Orci, J.J. Abrams and the Star Trek 3 team were working on a way to squeeze William Shatner into the new film. Now, speaking ...... Read more

Stretch Trailer Introduces The Film's Crazy World
29 September 2014
Stretch Trailer Introduces The Film's Crazy World
Joe Carnahan's much-delayed latest has a promo
Joe Carnahan’s Stretch has not enjoyed the easiest route to the screen since it was completed earlier this year. Originally shot for a low $5 million thanks to the involvement of the Blumhouse team, the director’s latest effort was removed fro...... Read more

Babak Najafi In Talks To Direct London Has Fallen
29 September 2014
Babak Najafi In Talks To Direct London Has Fallen
He may replace Fredrik Bond
Despite powerful forward moment after Olympus Has Fallen won victory in the Battle Of The White House Action Films last year, sequel London Has Fallen stumbled recently when director Fredrik Bond decided to quit. But it appears that star Gerard Butler and...... Read more

Leonardo DiCaprio Adopts American Wolf
29 September 2014
Leonardo DiCaprio Adopts American Wolf
He'll produce the story of Yellowstone's famous O-Six
The publishing deal only went through last week, and the book is not yet even written, but Leonardo DiCaprio has pounced on American Wolf. Through his Appian Way banner, he'll produce a film version of the story, which will chronicle the life and death of...... Read more

First Image From Sci-Fi Romance Equals
29 September 2014
First Image From Sci-Fi Romance Equals
Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult get the blues
Speaking of Guy Pearce as we recently were, here's news of another new film in which he features. His is a supporting role in Equals, the sci-fi adventure romance starring Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult. There's no sign of him in this first image howe...... Read more

Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight Will Shoot In Colorado
29 September 2014
Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight Will Shoot In Colorado
And QT's Western will get 'widest 70mm release in 20 years'
Update: Winning out over the western landscapes of Utah and Wyoming, the state of Colorado has secured the deal to welcome Quentin Tarantino's Hateful Eight. They tempted the production with a $5m incentive package that will, permits approving, see Tarant...... Read more

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