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I'm an award-winning journalist in Harrisburg, Pa. I also run and cook all the things.

New ‘Aquaman’ movie in the works with two competing scripts

So it was a running gag on “Entourage” a few years back … but Warners is working on an ‘Aquaman’ movie and there are two, competing scripts in the works. Continue reading

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‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Blu-Ray cover art and special features revealed

Originally posted on BuzzHub:
Director Doug Liman’s sci-fi actioner Edge of Tomorrow was a big hit with critics when it hit theaters earlier this year. Now, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced that you can now Live, Die, Repeat from the comfort of your…

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‘Exodus: Gods And Kings’ Trailer

Originally posted on SCREENPHILES:
This is why I avoid “historical” movies.  First off, however Moses and Ramses looked, they weren’t white.  This is because white people (as in:  people that look like Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton) aren’t native to that…

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’: Watch the Dancing Baby Groot scene officially online!

Originally posted on BuzzHub:
Marvel Studios in their infinite wisdom have seen how one sequence from Guardians of the Galaxy in particular has taken the internet by storm, and we’re referring to of course none other than tiny Groot in…

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‘Interstellar’ reveals two news stills featuring McConaughey and Hathaway

Originally posted on BuzzHub:
The latest issue of Entertainment Weekly hit stands today and it features two new images from Christopher Nolan’s upcoming science fiction tale, Interstellar.  Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole…

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Brett Ratner’s “Hercules” – Review and Trailer

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I can’t believe two Hercules movies were released in 2014 in the span of seven months. I can’t believe that I paid money to watch both of them. Two things before we begin: again, Hercules…

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Music In The Movies

Originally posted on The Stranded:
The other day, I heard a couple of notes of Simple Minds‘ Don’t You (Forget About Me).  Of course, I immediately remembered the final scene in The Breakfast Club, when Judd Nelson walks away from the school.  It…

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Three Films You Should Be Excited For (Even If You’re Not)

It’s Summer Blockbuster season, a time when it’s easy (and perfectly understandable) to get completely mesmerized  and distracted by the over-VFX‘d, over-hyped, and over-budgeted tentpole franchise films. Don’t get me wrong, I lie awake…

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The Maltese Falcon (1941)

Originally posted on What I Watched Last Night…:
John Huston’s adaptation of Dashiell Hammett’s novel The Maltese Falcon is one of those Hollywood warhorses about which it is just about impossible to say anything original. So I’ll start with something…

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James Cameron to direct three “Avatar” movies at the same time.

This is, of course, putting aside the question of whether the world even needs one sequel (let alone three) to the absolutely dreadful and inexplicably popular sci-fi blockbuster that was little more than “Dances with Wolves” in outer space. But … Continue reading

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