The Greatest Showman trailer: Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and others perform first live movie commercial

Greatest Showman

The Greatest Showman trailer: Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and others perform first live movie commercial The Greatest Showman marks Hugh Jackman’s return to the screen after his fantastic performance in the not-so-superhero movie Logan. The film is set for a December 29 release in India. The Greatest Showman has been making a buzz for a while now, even though it has been buried in much bigger releases. The film marks Hugh Jackman’s return to the screen after his fantastic performance in the not-so-superhero movie Logan. Apart from that, the film has…

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Will Patrick Stewart Return as Picard in Tarantino’s Star Trek Movie?

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Will Patrick Stewart Return as Picard in Tarantino’s Star Trek Movie? Patrick Stewart : This Tarantino Abrams Star Trek movie gets more interesting by the minute. Not only is Quentin Tarantino teaming with J.J. Abrams for this Star Trekmovie, but it’s going to be R-rated and, if all goes well, the Pulp Fiction director is going to helm the movie as well, working with a story he pitched to Paramount and Abrams. Now, to make matters even more crazy and possibly awesome, Patrick Stewart says he’d be willing to reprise his role as Jean-Luc Picard for this Star…

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Lucasfilm Wants Thor: Ragnarok Director for a Star Wars Movie

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Lucasfilm Wants Thor: Ragnarok Director for a Star Wars Movie Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has said that she’d love to have Taika Waititi direct a Star Wars movie, leading many fans to wonder what that would look like. Unfortunately, Kennedy might not be aware that Waititi preemptively joked about turning down the Star Wars 9 job following the announcement that Colin Trevorrow would no longer be directing. The Thor: Ragnarok and Hunt for the Wilderpeople director has previously expressed doubt that he’d be the right fit for the Star Wars franchise, telling the New York Times, “There’s not much room (in the franchise) for…

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The Batman Solo Movie Looking to Recast Dark Knight

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The Batman Solo Movie Looking to Recast Dark Knight A new report suggests that director Matt Reeves wants a new Batman for his upcoming standalone film… Ben Affleck has given a series of vague-ish answers to questions surrounding his commitment to the future of playing Batman on the big screen. And the reason why may be becoming more apparent. Affleck is said to have a five-film contract to portray Bruce Wayne/Batman, and Varietyreports that it’s expected he’ll make at least one more appearance. He’s expected to appear in the standalone The Flash movie.But according…

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Quentin Tarantino Star Trek Movie to Be R-Rated, The Revenant Writer Favorite to Pen Script

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Quentin Tarantino Star Trek Movie to Be R-Rated, The Revenant Writer Favorite to Pen Script Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek movie is close to finding a writer. The current favorite is Revenant writer Mark L. Smith! Quentin Tarantino has pitched an idea for a new Star Trek film and Paramount loves it, according to Deadline, which reports that Tarantino is in talks to explore the final frontier for the studio. While nothing is set in stone, Tarantino has already met with producer J.J. Abrams about his Star Trek idea, as well as with a writers room.…

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Netflix To Produce Sci-Fi Novel Old Man’s War as a Movie

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Netflix To Produce Sci-Fi Novel Old Man’s War as a Movie Netflix is keeping up its genre dominance and padding its film roster by optioning John Scalzi’s sci-fi military novel Old Man’s War Netflix’s collection of genre TV shows has never been stronger thanks to properties like Stranger Things, Altered Carbon, and Dark. Now the streaming service is looking to beef up its sci-fi movie offerings by optioning the sci-fi military novel Old Man’s War from write John Scalzi. Scalzi, who is the former President of the Science Fiction Writers of America and three-time…

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‘This movie is not a statement. It’s a perspective’

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‘This movie is not a statement. It’s a perspective’ Filmmaker Aanand L Rai on producing films of fellow directors and making a difference through cinema. Statement : One of the first things Aanand L Rai clarifies is that he is not “a typical film producer”. Yet, the director-producer steps in to support the ideas he loves. Cases in point: Amit Masurkar-directed Newton, India’s official entry for the Academy Award for the Best Foreign Language Film, and the upcoming January release Mukkabaaz, directed by Anurag Kashyap. “As a director, one has to…

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Pokemon Movie Detective Pikachu Gets Big Little Lies Star in the Lead

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Pokemon Movie Detective Pikachu Gets Big Little Lies Star in the Lead Legendary’s Detective Pikachu has finally found its female lead, with Big Little Lies star Kathryn Newton entering talks with the studio. This comes just two weeks after Justice Smith signed on as the male lead, and with production reportedly set to begin in January 2018, there will likely be a flurry of casting announcements coming in the near future. It remains unclear how many more major roles will need to be filled, but the title character is by far the biggest. Last month, an…

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DC’s Nightwing Movie Is Holding Open Auditions for the Lead

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DC’s Nightwing Movie Is Holding Open Auditions for the Lead Have you ever had dreams of playing Dick Grayson, aka Nightwing in a movie? Well, you may have a chance to do just that. Granted, it’s a very small chance, but a chance nonetheless. While the future of the DC universe on screen is a little uncertain at the moment, The LEGO Batman Movie director Chris McKay is currently working on a Nightwing movie and he’s just confirmed that they will indeed be holding an open casting call for the lead role. A couple of names…

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What Kind Of Batman Movie Matt Reeves Wants To Make

What Kind Of Batman Movie Matt Reeves Wants To Make

What Kind Of Batman Movie Matt Reeves Wants To Make Batman is one of those superheroes who can be adapted in variety of ways. Joel Schumacher’s two movies and the 1960s TV series opted for the campy approach, while Tim Burton, Christopher Nolan and Zack Snyder have all highlighted the character’s dark nature. Following the release of Justice League, War for the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves will take the reins on Ben Affleck’s Batman, and while he will remain a shadowy figure, Reeves is keen on making his Batman moviestand out from its predecessors by…

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